Juventus centre-forward Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly urged his side to make move for Man Utd attacker, Romelu Lukaku.
The Serie A champions are considered the favourites to land the 26-year-old no.9 at Old Trafford the transfer window shuts after stealing a march on fierce rivals Inter Milan.
Lukaku was pictured leaving the Old Trafford Carrington training complex on Wednesday as talks between the two teams continue, with Paulo Dybala possibly could be included in a swap deal.
According to The Sun, Ronaldo was previously consulted by Serie A champions, chiefs regarding their move for the Belgian attacker and he gave it the green light.
The report claims that the transfer now comes down to Argentina international forward and whether the former Palermo forward wants to join Ronaldo’s former club United.
Meanwhile, Manchester United have entered the hunt to sign Roma playmaker Nicolo Zaniolo ahead of Tottenham Hotspur, according to the latest reports in Italy.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is interested in adding at least one new central midfielder to his roster before the end of the transfer market.
The Red Devils have been chasing Sean Longstaff but were stunned by Newcastle United board’s £50 million valuation of the 21-year-old star, who has made just nine EPL appearances.
Spain U21 midfielder Dani Olmo has also been connected with a move to Manchester United. But according to Il Tempo, the Red Devils are now in the running to land Zaniolo from AS Roma