Juventus are ready to supply Federico Bernardeschi in a swap deal for Manchester United defender Chris Smalling, in line with reviews.
Smalling joined Roma on a season-long mortgage deal final summer time after falling down the pecking order at United beneath Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
The previous England worldwide has impressed throughout his debut season in Serie A and Roma are believed to be occupied with maintaining him completely, although have been unable to agree a charge with United.
MEN Sport understands the defender is ready to return to United this week as his mortgage deal is ready to run out. Smalling’s unique mortgage settlement was prolonged however one other extension to allow Smalling to compete within the Europa League this month is not going to happen.
Calciomercato declare Roma will face competitors from Italian champions Juventus to signal the United star.
The report claims Juventus will try and decrease United’s asking worth by providing Bernardeschi, 26, in a part-exchange deal.
Bernardeschi has made 37 appearances in all competitions beneath Maurizio Sarri, scoring two objectives and aiding two extra.
United want to bolster their ahead line within the switch window however are prioritising the signing of Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund.
Elsewhere, a far-fetched report has linked United with a shock transfer for Leicester Metropolis goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer faces an essential resolution this summer time following David de Gea’s droop in kind and Dean Henderson’s spectacular mortgage spell at Sheffield United.
It’s claimed by The Solar that the United boss has earmarked Schmeichel, 33, as a ready-made possibility to exchange De Gea as he has doubts over Henderson’s capability to develop into the first-choice stopper at Previous Trafford.
Solskjaer beforehand mentioned Henderson will develop into United’s No.1 sooner or later, so that offers you an concept as to fairly how weird this hearsay is. You need to take it with greater than a pinch of salt.