Manchester United are reportedly set to agree to £60m deal for a new centre-back this summer as the plan to bolster their defensive setup ahead of the coming season.
In Mourinho’s desire to upgrade his defensive setup last season, According to Corriere Dello Sport, the Red Devils manager made a €65m bid for Inter Milan defender Skriniar which was rejected the former Serie A powerhouse.
Having seen his bid rejected by the Nerazzurri, the former Real Madrid gaffer has reportedly turned his attention to AC Milan defender and he is doing everything possible to ensure the player ends up being a United player.
Reports emanating from the Theater of Dreams are suggesting that Manchester United manager Mourinho is ready to bring new faces to his squad as part of his overhauling process and he is set to lure Italian defender Alessio
Romagnoli to the Premier League giants.
According to Corriere Dello Sport, United had their initial €45m offer rejected by AC Milan last month but they have reportedly made an improved offer which is believed to be at the range of €60m.
Romagnoli, 23, played 28 Serie A matches last term, scoring a goal and two assists. He would become the fourth signing for the Red Devils once he completed his switch to Old Trafford later in the month.