Manchester United have reportedly enquired about Barcelona star Ivan Rakitic, who may depart the Camp Nou this summer
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be desperate to bolster his midfield options ahead of the new season, especially with Paul Pogba’s future at Old Trafford still hanging in the balance.
The Norwegian manager is searching for a high-profile signing, one that can bring composure and creativity to the Red Devils’ in-trouble midfield.
📰 [SPORT] | Manchester United are interested in signing Ivan Rakitic from FC Barcelona pic.twitter.com/2Szh0I26xE— BarçaTimes (@BarcaTimes) June 11, 2019
As reported by Daily Mail, the Premier League giants have already made an approach for the 31-year-old Croatian, who has now emerged as their top target for the summer transfer session.
With the arrival of Ajax prodigy Frenkie de Jong already in place, the former Sevilla man may find himself on the fringes of Barcelona side and could embrace the prospect of becoming a key player in United’s midfield.
Previously targeted by Paris Saint-Germain, Rakitic has enjoyed marvelous five years in Catalonia, lifting four La Liga titles and the Champions League trophy with the Blaugrana.