If reports in the media are anything to go by then Manchester United lead to secure the signing of Giorgio Scalvini, who is a wanted player in the market.
A few days ago, L’Interista reported that the Red Devils are in a favored position to sign the Atalanta defender having lured Hojlund from the Italian club in the summer.
More recently, Tutto Atalanta have revealed the arrival of United in the race to lure the central defender has made the competition interesting.
The news source have mentioned that the likes of Juventus and Serie A leaders, Inter Milan, are looking to lure Scalvini.
However, Man Utd have excellent relations with Atalanta, who could sell their prized asset to the Old Trafford club in a deal worth £43.4million (50 million euros).
Erik ten Hag’s men needed a late goal from Burno Fernandes to earn all three points at the weekend against Fulham but overall, the performance was average.
The biggest concern has been the backline due to multiple injury concerns and the department must be reinforced in the January transfer window.
Scalvini is one of the best young defenders around and this term, so far, he has helped Atalanta keep 7 clean sheets in 10 league starts.
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