MANCHESTER UNITED have been dealt a reported blow of their pursuit of Mauro Icardi.
That’s as a result of the Paris Saint-Germain star’s wife and agent Wanda Nara is in talks with Galatasaray over a loan transfer.
Nicolo Schira claims Icardi appears destined to go away France this summer time after falling out of Christophe Galtier’s plans.
The former Inter Milan captain, 29, scored simply 4 occasions in Ligue 1 final time period.
And associate Wanda, who is additionally his agent, is on the hunt for a contemporary begin.
Man United have been strongly linked with a transfer following doubts over Cristiano Ronaldo’s future.
The Red Devils had been reportedly prepared to make a swoop forward of transfer deadline day.
But it’s now reckoned Galatasaray are main the race for Icardi.
The Turkish giants have made a number of huge signings to this point, together with Napoli’s Dries Mertens, Porto’s Sergio Oliveira and Arsenal’s Lucas Torreira.
But they now need Icardi to lead their cost to a primary league title since 2019.
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It’s reckoned Galatasaray are trying to strike an preliminary loan deal.
And they’re prepared to cowl £2.5million of Icardi’s £10m annual wage.
Incredibly, PSG are so looking forward to a transfer to occur that they’re glad to cowl the opposite £7.5m.
Icardi and Wanda are actually set to hold talks with Gala with the intention of putting an settlement as quickly as attainable.
It means United could have to look elsewhere if they continue to be set on signing one other striker.
But with Anthony Martial again from damage and Ronaldo showing to be extra settled following Casemiro’s arrival, Erik ten Hag might but stick with his present choices.