Manchester United lack a strong defensive midfielder, moreover, they also need a creative player in the center of the park, someone, who can create and score goals on regular basis.
The Red Devils’ most creative CM is record signing Paul Pogba but the French international has mainly been on the treatment table in the past two years.
Therefore, the Old Trafford outfit are linked with numerous creative stars and once again, the name of Sergej Milinkovic-Savic is on the radar.
According to Il Messagero, the Serbian international is linked with a move away from Lazio and the renowned Italian news source have claimed that Man Utd lead to secure his signing.
The 26-year-old has directly contributed in 18 goals in the last campaign for the Serie A side and even this term, his form has been highly impressive. So far, in 20 Serie A starts, the versatile midfielder has netted 7 goals and also provided 8 assists.
Milinkovic-Savic, who has got a great fitness record (Transfermarkt), played a vital role in helping Serbia qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and so far, he has made 28 appearances for his country.
Pogba’s current deal at Old Trafford will expire in six months and it seems likely that the Les Bleus star will leave for free. Therefore, a quality midfielder must be signed to replace him and the Lazio star fits the bill.
As per Calcio Mercato, Sergej Milinkovic-Savic is rated at (£58.5million). In your opinion, should Man Utd meet the asking price to secure his signing?