Chelsea ‘enter race to sign Manchester United target’

first_imgChelsea are interested in signing Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic this summer, according to reports.Milinkovic-Savic, the Serbia midfielder, has emerged as one of the hottest properties in European football over the last few years, and he caught the eye with some strong displays at this summer’s World Cup. 2 Milinkovic-Savic is perhaps the most in-demand young player in world football Sarri was named Chelsea manager on July 14 Lazio’s asking price for Milinkovic-Savic is said to have decreased since the start of the summer, with the Rome club looking to receive around £115million (€130m) in a cash-plus-player deal. Cesc Fabregas is suggested as one player who could be offered by Chelsea in the transfer. 2 Still just 23, Milinkovic-Savic has earned admiration from across all Europe, with Manchester United and Real Madrid known to be keen on buying the young right-footer.However, Milinkovic-Savic, who scored 12 goals and created a further four in 35 league matches last season, is now wanted by a different team.According to Corriere dello Sport, Chelsea have entered the race for the former Vojvodina and Genk midfielder, following the appointment of Maurizio Sarri as the Blues’ new manager.last_img