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Manchester united reignites interest in Milinkovic as potential Paul Pogba replacement



Manchester united reignites interest in Milinkovic as potential Paul Pogba replacement 1 Sportelo


Manchester united are willing to reignite their interest in Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic this summer. The Serbian has been linked with a move to Old Trafford several times in recent years, with no deal yet to materialize.


According to Gazetta Dello Sport, Manchester United could be bracing themselves for Paul Pogba’s exit this summer and are lining up Milinkovic-Savic as a potential replacement for the world cup winner.


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Milinkovic-Savic have been impressive and have developed into one of the best midfielders in the Serie A during his time at Lazio. He has scored 46 goals in 240 appearances for Lazio in his six years at the club.


The 26-year-old has been reportedly linked with moves to Europe top clubs such as Real Madrid, Juventus, and Manchester United in recent years.


Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has just one year remaining on his contract with united, with his agent, Mino Raiola, publicly stating his client’s intention to leave the club in the summer earlier this season.


Pogba, however, has managed to turn his Manchester United career around in recent months by putting in a number of impressive performances. The 27-year-old was also instrumental in United’s 3-1 victory over Tottenham at White Hart Lane on Sunday.


Manchester United could be looking to cash in on the midfielder rather than risk losing him on a free transfer next year. This could pave the way for a move for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic with Manchester united more Keen on signing a defender and striker this summer.