- Sergej Milinkovic-Savic eyeing rest after a long season
- Real Madrid and Manchester United battling to sign the Serbian midfielder
- Milinkovic-Savic Man Utd transfer is expected to reach a conclusion in next 2 weeks
In today’s latest Manchester United transfer news update, Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic offers the latest bit on his future after Serbia crashed out of the FIFA World Cup 2018. Milinkovic-Savic was tipped to be one of the stars at FIFA WC 2018, however, the 23-year-old flattered to deceive a the tournament and had 2 poor games against Switzerland and Brazil which saw Serbia crash out at the group stage. Despite the early exit, Milinkovic-Savic Man Utd transfer news continues to pick up the pace as the player provided a fresh update on his future where he claimed that he will first seek some rest after a long season and then decide where does he want to play his football next season.
Milinkovic-Savic seeking rest after a long season
In an interview with Mediaset, Savic adopted a rather manipulative way of answering the questions related to his future and even claimed that he would not mind staying at Lazio next season if it helps him grow as a footballer. Savic said: “would be happy if I stay at Lazio, but I read something different every day. I’ll rest for a bit and then we’ll see.
“I need a little bit of rest now. I’ll return to Rome and I would be happy if I stay at Lazio, as I’m content there and I have a contract.
Real Madrid and Man United battle for Milikovic-Savic
Football Italia confirmed yesterday that Juventus have backed out of the race to sign Sergej Milinkovic-Savic given Lazio’s asking fee of 120million. Juventus are rather focused on signing Aleksandr Golovin from CSKA Moscow for a quoted fee of 30million. Savic is eyed as one of the finest box-to-box midfielders and is rightly attracting bids from Real Madrid and Manchester United.
Latest Manchester United transfer news continues to see Jose Mourinho face an uphill task of signing a minimum of 2 more defenders and an attacker before the start of next season. Milinkovic-Savic Man United transfer could see a great push in coming days and we may learn if this transfer will even come through or not. Savic’s price tag coupled with Marouane Fellaini’s decision to stay at the club could have a major impact on whether Man United and Jose Mourinho dig deep in their pockets to spend over 100million to sign the Serbian midfield star Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.
Watch – Sergej Milinkovic-Savic in action at WC 2018 vs Switzerland
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