Sergej Milinkovic-Savic’s agent denies talks with Manchester United and PSG over transfer for £59m-rated Lazio midfielder this summer
- Sergej Milinkovic-Savic has long been linked with a move to Manchester United
- The Serbian international’s agent denied reports of talks with United and PSG
- United can be out there for midfielders under latest boss Erik ten Hag
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic’s agent has denied reports the player is in talks with Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain over a move from Lazio.
Comments attributed to Mateja Kezman suggested the highly-rated Serbian preferred a move to Manchester United but that there have been also discussions with PSG.
But Kezman has denied giving the interview, reported by the Foot01 website, and dismissed the reports as ‘fake news’.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic’s agent has denied reports he desires to move to Manchester United
Milinkovic-Savic, who would cost around £59million, has long been linked with United as they seek to switch Paul Pogba.
The beleaguered Old Trafford club can be out there for midfielders under latest manager Erik ten Hag in the summertime as Nemanja Matic has already confirmed he can be leaving the club.
Pogba can be expected to depart when his contract expires at the top of the season.
Erik ten Hag can be seeking to bolster his midfield options when he takes over at Old Trafford
Central midfield has long been an issue position for United, with Milinkovic-Savic seen as a possible solution.
The 27-year-old has attracted the interest of PSG – who he can be in talks with – and Juventus.
Milinkovic-Savic appears set to depart Lazio within the upcoming transfer window and has also been linked with a move to Juventus.
Paul Pogba is among the many players who’re expected to depart United in the summertime window
Ruben Loftus-Cheek is reportedly being lined up to switch Milinkovic-Savic at Lazio
The Serbian international has scored 10 goals and made 12 assists in 44 appearances for the Italian side this season.
Corriere dello Sport reported Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek is being lined up to switch Milinkovic-Savic should he depart the Serie ‘A’ club.
Lazio boss Maurizio Sarri is believed to be an admirer of Loftus-Cheek having worked with the player during his sole season as Chelsea manager in 2018-19.