Moussa Dembele emerges top target for Man United if Lukaku leaves this summer, Moussa Dembele could join Manchester United this summer – The Lyon striker has been lined up as replacement for want away star Lukaku.
Inter Milan are seriously interested in signing the Belgian but have to meet United’s price tag Manchester United have reportedly lined up Lyon striker Moussa Dembele as possible replacement for want-away star Romelu Lukaku this summer.
The Belgian forward has been linked with a move to Inter Milan, having lost his starting shirt to English youngster Marcus Rashford under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Antonio Conte has made it known to the San Siro club that he wants the forward in his squad for the coming season which kicks off next month.
SunSport quoting Sky Sports News claim Dembele is among the list of players who will take over from the 26-year-old if he leaves this summer. TWEET COMMENTS The 23-year-old joined Lyon from Scottish side Celtic in a five year deal valued at €22 million last summer and scored 20 goals in all competitions for the French side.
He was also instrumental to his side reaching Champions League round of 16 stage before crashing out of the competition. Reports from Old Trafford claims that the player’s stats last season attracted the Red Devils to him and will do everything they can to sign him because he operates like Lukaku.
Meanwhile, Man United are waiting on the Inter to cough out about £75 million before allowing their striker leave. According to the publication, the Italian League side planning to sell Mauro Icardi and Ivan Perisic to raise the necessary funds.
The former Everton star has not been a part of United’s preseason tour so far with the club claiming he is injured, but SunSport’s reveals he is no longer injured. So far, Solksjaer has enjoyed massive victory in their last four preseason games – after beating Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 in their most recent game in Hong Kong. SEE FULL TWEET
Belgian forward Romelu Lukaku has been linked with a move to Inter Milan with manager Antonio Conte said to be desperate to sign the former Everton man. And according to the latest report on UK Mirror, Manchester United are ready to do business, but Inter Milan must meet their asking price for Lukaku.