Dusan Vlahovic’s winter move to Manchester United was stopped by agent – Man United News And Transfer News


Manchester United were in dire need of attacking reinforcements after the end of the first half of the season saw Cristiano Ronaldo leave the club under unforeseen circumstances.

As Anthony Martial’s injury woes continue, Erik ten Hag has been forced to bring Wout Wegort up front on loan from Burnley.

Despite his hard work and drive, the Dutch striker hasn’t really shined at Old Trafford, scoring just one goal in ten appearances since joining.

Marcus Rashford’s top form ensures he’s making money in the post-World Cup period as the Red Devils gear up to end their trophy drought in the Carabao Cup final this weekend. bottom.

Blachovic remains United’s target

However, the Dutch manager has recognized the need to bring in an elite goalscorer next season as he looks to advance his team and win big awards like the Premier League and Champions League.

Names such as Victor Osimhen and Harry Kane have been discussed as possible arrivals next summer, and another name slowly gaining traction is Juventus frontman Dusan Blachovic. Is the name.

Peoples Person had reported that Red Devils continued to be interested in Serbian services and could sell Bianconeri for an €80 million fee.

The Turin giants attempted to offload the striker to United during the winter window, but the player’s agent pulled the plug on the deal at the last minute, according to AS.

“Juventus negotiated the sale of Vlahovic to a top Premier League side, presumably United, in the last winter market, according to sources with whom AS was directly involved in the negotiations.

United were close to signing the Juventus striker

“Prices requested ranged from €100 million to €120 million. And when talks were about to end and the transfer was about to be completed, the Serbian striker’s agent stopped everything.

Real Madrid have also said they are in the race for the 23-year-old, given Karim Benzema’s age and the low likelihood that both Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland will be available anytime soon. It is

Blachovic remains one of Europe’s most powerful attackers, but since arriving at Juventus from Fiorentina he has yet to shine completely, scoring just 10 goals in 21 appearances in all competitions this season. not listed.

The uncertainty surrounding the club’s future has not resolved matters and it may be inevitable that the Serbian international will need to move out to rediscover his best.