Manchester United & Juventus Ready to Pounce for Lazio’s Milinkovic-Savic

By Apollo Heyes -

Manchester United and Juventus are both incredibly keen to sign Lazio star Sergej Milinkovic-Savic in the upcoming summer transfer window.

As reported by Italian newspaper Il Messaggero (via LazioNews24) earlier today, the 26-year-old Serbian midfielder could leave the club in the summer, with the team needing to make an important sale in order to acquire a number of players functional to coach Maurizio Sarri’s project.

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Both Manchester United and Juventus are particularly interested in signing Milinkovic-Savic; the Bianconeri are looking for a key addition to strengthen their midfield, whilst the Red Devils are preparing for the departure of Paul Pogba, whose contract expires at the end of this season.

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The 26-year-old Milinkovic-Savic, who is contracted to Lazio until 2024, has an estimated market value of around €70m, and president Claudio Lotito is unlikely to offer any discounts.

The Serbian midfielder has scored seven goals and provided seven assists in 19 Serie A appearances this season under Sarri.

Tags Biancocelesti Bianconeri Italy Juventus Lazio Manchester United Milinkovic-Savic Premier League Rome Sergej Milinkovic-Savic Serie A