Rumour Has It: Allegri, Can and Mandzukic all linked with Man United

Manchester United will swoop for Emre Can and Mario Mandzukic in January if Massimiliano Allegri becomes the Red Devils' boss.

Juventus midfielder Emre Can could be on his way to Old Trafford if former manager Allegri becomes United's head coach.   -  Getty Images

The future of Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is still up in the air amid speculation of a mid-season managerial change at Old Trafford.

Former Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has been previously linked with the Red Devils' job and reports suggest that he could bring two familiar faces with him in Emre Can and Mario Mandzukic if appointed.

A switch to the red side of Manchester could be on the cards for both players, having fallen out of favour at the Serie A champions this season under Maurizio Sarri.



Ex-Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri could rope in Mario Mandzukic and Emre Can.   -  Getty Images


Allegri has been linked with a double raid on former club Juventus should he succeed Solskjaer at Manchester United, according to Tuttosport.

Can and Mandzukic have been on the fringe of the Serie A club's squad this season and would be trusted to make an impact in Manchester, given their lack of depth in midfield and up front.

Juventus could collect up to 60 million euros if its former boss is thrust into the hot seat at Old Trafford, and gets rid of the pair in January.

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Manchester United is also interested in Leicester's James Maddison and Lyon's Moussa Dembele, according to ESPN.

- According to Il Giornale, Inter is looking at Zenit St Petersburg striker Artem Dzyuba as they aim to reinforce its front line, following a serious injury to Alexis Sanchez.

- CalcioMercato is reporting AC Milan is considering a move for Atletico Madrid forward Angel Correa in January.

- The Daily Mail say Liverpool and Chelsea are monitoring Bournemouth and England midfielder Lewis Cook.

- Bayern Munich has no intention of selling Javi Martinez in the upcoming transfer window, according to TZ, despite previous links with former club Athletic Bilbao. 

- Turkish news outlet Star claim Fenerbahce and Turkey midfield Ozan Tufan is a January target for Crystal Palace.

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