Manchester United Transfer News: Man United set to replace Romelu Lukaku with phenomenal tw-time golden boot winner Mauro Icardi.
Romelu Lukaku is reportedly on the verge of joining Inter Milan from Manchester United this summer, as Antonio Conte desires to have him in his rebuilding plans.
Henceforth, Manchester United are looking to find suitable replacements for the Belgian International. According to a report by the Express, the Red Devils are interested in swapping Mauro Icardi with Lukaku in a swap deal.
The Argentine International is struggled to find goals for the Italian outfit till now. However, he still remains among the top strikers in the world, considering his exploit with various sides.
Since, Lukaku has decided to move onto the Italian outfit, Manchester United would be needing a reinforcement at the same position. Thus, Icardi seems as a viable option, who can regain his form in England.
It is further speculated that Inter Milan are ready to offer the Argentine International for Lukaku this summer, and proposed this idea before, but the Red Devils did not agree to the deal first.
Manchester United earlier wanted to hire Milan Skriniar in place of Icardi, however, it couldn’t pull off, as both the club and player wants to remain in the union.
Thus, considering, lack of quality reinforcements in the market presently, and Lukaku’s strong desire to leave Old Trafford, Manchester United would have finalized to remain with the Inter Milan captain.
Nevertheless, official statements by both the clubs are still awaited, moreover it will be a rare kind of transfer this summer.
How twitter reacted
Manchester United are reportedly ready to accept an Inter Milan swap deal for Romelu Lukaku that would see them land the transfer of Mauro Icardi this summer.
— Manchester Utd Hub (@HubManchester) June 23, 2019
@ManUtd y’all are stupid if you turn down icardi and cash for lukaku. Rom wants to leave and he has a terrible first touch! We need a poacher in front of goal and Icardi is that!
— THEtimmyHudak (@timmyhudak123) June 23, 2019
Madrid getting Jovic is a big deal
— DANG (@Dang7_) June 23, 2019
.@ManUtd are interested in signing Argentina striker Mauro Icardi, 26, as part of a swap deal that would see Belgium forward Romelu Lukaku, 26, join Inter Milan. (Express)
— Premier League News (@BarclaysLeague) June 23, 2019
@ManUtd ebe say sense you no get or what? Inter wants to buy Lukaku but must sell Icardi first, so why not go for swap deal? Arh this team be beans koraaaaa too much!!!
— Davio (@DavioNgugi) June 22, 2019
Manchester United will leave for a pre-season tour on the 7th of July. Hence, they will be needing to make a decision on Lukaku before the Red Devils take off for their tour to Australia.