Manchester United were interested in signing Sergej Milinkovic-Savic last year and the name of the Serbian international is once again in the lime light this time around.
According to an exclusive report covered by Le10Sport, Man United are after the 25-year-old midfielder, who has been in top form for Lazio and is a wanted man in the market.
The famous French media outlet have claimed that the likes of Man City, Real Madrid and PSG have been chasing the former Genk player and now even, Chelsea are in the running to secure his signature.
In all competitions, so far, Milinkovic-Savic has featured in 34 games and directly contributed in no fewer than 13 goals (6 goals and 7 assists). His top form has helped Lazio compete for the Serie A title this term and it will be intriguing to see if they can overtake Juve.
At the moment, the Biancocelesti are four points behind the Italian champions, who are looking to win their 8th Scudetto on the trot.
We look at how Man United could line up with the Serbian if he does end up moving to Old Trafford.
Yes, the likes of McTominay and Fred have largely improved this season but they are still not at par with the world’s best and we need top quality seriously challenge rivals Liverpool and Man City for the PL title.
We have not reinforced our midfield for two years and therefore, the department must be strengthened, even if Solskjaer is able to keep Pogba at the club.
Our Norwegian manager has mainly utilized the 4-2-3-1 system and in that formation, a central midfield partnership of Milinkovic-Savic and Pogba, playing behind the world class Bruno Fernandes, would be mouth watering.
The 15-capped international’s current contract will expire in 2024 and Lazio value (Corriere dello Sport) him at 100 million euros (£90million). Here is how Man United could line up with the highly rated midfielder: