Inter Milan ‘eager to sign Victor Lindelof this summer time’
Inter Milan will reportedly make one other try to sign Manchester United centre-back Victor Lindelof throughout this summer’s switch window.
The Italian giants had been strongly linked with the Sweden worldwide in January and are believed to have tried to safe his companies on mortgage for the second half of the 2022-23 marketing campaign.
Nonetheless, the proposed transfer was rejected by Crimson Devils head coach Erik ten Hag, who was not ready to let any of his centre-backs depart within the winter window, with Harry Maguire additionally staying regardless of his struggles for motion.
Lindelof made the transfer to Previous Trafford from Benfica in 2017, and he has represented the Crimson Devils on 216 events in all competitions, contributing three targets and 6 assists within the course of.
Final season, the 28-year-old featured on 35 events for Man United, however he has discovered it tough to safe common motion in the course of the present season.
Lindelof has featured on 20 events in 2022-23, however he has performed simply 9 occasions within the Premier League, with Lisandro Martinez and Raphael Varane the first-choice centre-backs at Previous Trafford.
The Swede has additionally not featured within the Europa League because the begin of November, being an unused substitute for each legs of the playoff conflict with Barcelona, and the last-16 first leg with Real Betis final outing.
Lindelof has a contract at Man United till the summer time of 2024, with the choice of an additional 12 months.
Maguire continues to be strongly linked with an exit, with Ten Hag thought to be eager to preserve Lindelof, however he would have to be ready to a settle for a bit-part position on the membership.
Because of this, the defender might depart Previous Trafford this summer time searching for common motion.
In accordance to The Solar, Inter have recognized Lindelof as a number one goal for the upcoming switch window.
The report claims that the Italian giants are eager to reignite their curiosity within the defender, having recognized him as a mid-season goal earlier than admitting defeat of their pursuit.
Inter are set to be available in the market for a few new centre-backs this summer time, with Milan Skriniar and Stefan de Vrij each solely having contracts till the tip of the marketing campaign.
Atletico Madrid have additionally been credited with an curiosity in Lindelof, though it’s unclear whether or not the Crimson and Whites are planning to transfer for him on the finish of the season.
The defender was not on the bench for Man United’s goalless draw with Southampton within the Premier League on Sunday afternoon due to sickness.