Manchester United are linked with a number of central defenders and the latest name in the lime light is that of Axel Disasi.
According to The Mail (press image provided below), Man United have moved in and initiated talks to sign Axel from French side, AS Monaco.
The British news source have mentioned that the 24-year-old star is a wanted man in the market and the Red Devils have started negotiations to hire his services.
The Les Blues player has been brilliant for Monaco in the current campaign. He has impressed at the back and also proved to be effective in the attacking third.
In all competitions this term, so far, the 6 ft 2 defender has made 25 appearances for the Ligue 1 side, scored 3 goals and also provided 4 assists.
Axel’s consistent performances at club level earned him a place in Didier Deschamps’s squad for the World Cup and he made his debut in Qatar in the group stages against Tunisia.
The £44million-rated French international (PSG Talk) made three appearances in the tournament and was a late substitute against Argentina in the final.
The Mail claim United are in the market for a new center back with captain, Harry Maguire’s future up in the air.
In your view, should Man Utd splash £44million to sign Axel Disasi?