With Manchester City and Tottenham also in the race for the 23-year-old, it looks like Manchester United has “agreed” a deal with the Tottenham target Sergej Milinkovic-savic.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic is one of the rising stars in the Serie A. The Serbian international is in red-hot form scoring 13 goals and providing 9 assists in 46 matches in all competition. Milinkovic-savic will become the second biggest signing for Manchester United after Paul Pogba. Jose Mourinho has agreed an 80 million euros for Milinkovic-savic in the summer.
Manchester United are going to lose some of their key midfielders. Michael Carrick is going to retire to join Manchester United coaching staff and Fellaini could be heading to the exit door due to not signing a new contract. Tottenham was named to be leading the race to sign central midfielder last week. The Serbian international is considered would play alongside Nemanja Matic and further assist record signing Paul Pogba hit his potential.
The 23-year-old is considered as one of the hottest prospects football by his performance in Serie A, with the Serbian international flourishing for Lazio. While Milinkovic-savic is under contract at Lazio until 2022, Lazio will definitely offer him a brand new and lucrative one, especially given that he has scored 13 goals and produced a further 9 assists. Manchester United spent around 140 million euros last summer, Jose Mourinho will be handed almost same amount this year and according to Talksport.com, the Red Devils lead the race.
The first player whose arrival look certain is Milinkovic-savic, a central midfielder from Lazio. At first Premier league giants were reluctant to meet the asking price for the player but eventually ready to pay the asking fees. After seeing the interest from other European heavyweights, United opted to break their bank once again to sign their primary target for the summer.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic is in red-hot form for Lazio this season. He attracted interest from many European Heavyweights and eventually Manchester United seems to have agreed deal for him. Tottenham is ready to buy him and his teammate immobile for around 100 million euros. Manchester United seems to outclass them once more by paying the asking prize of Milinkovic-savic and agreeing to the deal with Lazio. Milinkovic-savic will provide United with much-needed pace in central midfield. He can solve their scoring problem as well as can create a large number of goal scoring opportunities. He worth every bit of money and will fit in the team as well.