Juventus have agreed on a deal to sell their out-of-favor midfielder Adrien Rabiot to Manchester United, MySportDab reports.
Manchester United is in search of a perfect midfield option to enable Man United to arrest its midfield problems.
The rot in Man United’s midfield was evident in their opening Premier League campaign against Brighton and Hove Albion.
The Red Devils suffered a shock defeat in the hands of an underrated Brighton at Old Trafford in front of their home fans.
Two goals from German midfielder Pascal Gross in the first half were enough to sink the Erik Ten Hag-led team condemning them to their opening defeat.
Erik Ren has primed former Ajax and Barcelona midfielder, Frenkie De Jong to restructure Man United midfield and adopt an Ajax-style pattern of football.
The Old Trafford club has reportedly reached an agreement with Barcelona for De Jong, but the Dutch international has insisted on staying at Camp Nou.
Man United have shifted their attention to former PSG and Juventus star Adrien Robert.
Adrien still has a year remaining in his contract with Juventus. The arrival of Paul Pogba has put the 27-year-old under pressure.
Adrien Rabiot missed Juventus’ preseason tour, and may possibly leave the club on a free transfer.
This is what the Old Ladies of Turin may not want to afford. According to Sky Sports News, Juventus have agreed to sell Adrien Rabiot to Manchester United.
Adrien Rabiot will join other Man United’s new signings as Ten Hag hopes to restructure the Old Trafford club.
Meanwhile, the Red Devils still have to agree on personal terms with Adrien Rabiot after reaching a full agreement with Juventus.