It is no secret that Sergej Milinkovic-Savic has been the talk of Europe this season, with many big clubs keeping an eye on him. The likes of Manchester United, PSG and Real Madrid have all been linked with the Serbian for some time now. However, it seems like Juventus are in pole position and are set to begin talks with Lazio next week.
According to CalcioMercato, Juventus are set to open talks with Lazio next week, with Nicola Balice from calciomercato.com believing that Juventus are set to discuss multiple things with the Biancoceleste next week but Milinkovic-Savic is set to be the main topic of the conversation.
The 23-year-old has emerged as one of the best midfielders in the Serie A over the last two seasons. This season he played 43 games in all competitions scoring 11 times and have 8 assists. He has been vital to Lazio’s league success and has taken his game to the next level, attracting the attention of some of the biggest names in world football.
While relations between Giuseppe Marotta and Igli Tare aren’t good, the meeting is likely to lighten it up and talks regarding Milinkovic-Savic will be held. Additionally, this could mean that we see the rumours of Stefano Sturaro edge closer to fruition. Juventus are looking to offload several other players too and rumours in March suggested that experienced full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner was interested in a return to Lazio.
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