Napoli midfielder Jorginho’s agent has been in touch with English Premier Giants Manchester United over a Summer move, according to reports.
The 26-year-old has been on the radar of various clubs including Premier League rivals Manchester City however according to reports, it is United who have now demonstrated their appreciable enthusiasm for the player and are currently running the race.
The Red Devils are in the market for a midfielder after it gave them the idea that their star player Marouane Fellaini is hesitant to sign another deal and would leave the club next year as a free agent while veteran Michael Carrick could likewise end his playing career after this season.
Both Paul Pogba and Nemanja Matic have turned out to be a first-team regular at United after Herrera this season has been battling pick up the cadence. Aside from these two, the main youth Scott Mctonimay is at present the only available midfielder in the rank.
Thusly to help his midfield rank, Mourinho has apparently targetted the Italian midfielder who is a visionary with amazing passing and is apparently exercising the possibility to land the Italian player as a new addition to the squad as a Summer joining.
United manager Jose Mourinho evidently is a major admirer of Jorginho and has been watching out for his improvement.
Jorginho’s playing style has comparable characteristics of midfielder Carrick and the player would effectively include in next to Nemanja Matic in Mourinho’s structure, permitting Paul Pogba the freedom to propel further.
Therefore the Portuguese is reportedly contemplating to budge on all possibility to land the player in the Summer who has a contract at Naples till 2020.
Jorginho has been sublime for the current Serie A pioneers and as of now has played in 18 league matches and netting two goals while playing as a holding midfielder.
Aside from Jorginho, other midfield names like Dortmund academy star Julian Weigl and Lazio star Sergej Milinković-Savić have also been linked as Summer options.