Manchester United and Manchester City are clashing on the Premier League table, however that is not just the field of fight the two Mancunian sides are occupied with if reports from the great people over at the Daily Express are to be accepted.
Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola have both had their heads turned by Lazio’s midfield powerhouse Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and if the reports are to be fully trusted, Jose Mourinho is set to win this version of their long-running fight.
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Standing 6ft 4inches in his socks, Milikovic-Savic would fit in flawlessly with the group Mourinho is working as he changes Old Trafford into the Land of the Giants. The Serbian has gotten 11 objectives in 78 diversions for the Roman side however the 22-year-old’s most noteworthy credit is his capacity to go from box-to-box without losing self-restraint and guaranteeing his specialized capacities are put to great utilize.
The way that Juventus offer £40 million this late spring for the Serb – and Lazio rejected them straightaway – should give you a reasonable sign of exactly how great the chap is. The reports now propose that Lazio, acknowledging exactly how much premium their young player is producing, will capitalize on him… Joined together (or City) would need to spend atleast £75 million (or €86 million) to get their man, however.
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With Nemanja Matic as of now indicating what a shrewd expansion he is, Mourinho is presently leading progression arranging and has picked Matic’s more youthful comrade as the perfect hopeful.
Guardiola’s advantage had been increased as he detected Milikovic-Savic would be ideal for a group that is by all accounts ailing in physicality amidst the field – what with both Yaya Toure and Fernandinho moving toward the closures of their vocations, it may be a smart thought to acquire somebody soon to assume control from them sooner rather than later.