£84million MEGA superstar set to make shock move to Old Trafford

By Game Yetu: Friday, June 7th 2019 at 12:03 GMT +3 | Football
Manchester United 'make bid for Kalidou Koulibaly'

Manchester United have made a £84million bid for Kalidou Koulibaly following a disappointing campaign at Old Trafford.

According to Corriere dello Sport, Solskjaer is keen to bring in fresh blood in the shape of Senegalese international central defender Kalidou Koulibaly from Serie A side Napoli.

Centre back Koulibaly is one of the most in demand players this summer - although Napoli have no intention to let their prized star depart.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who is in the market for a new centre back, will face plenty of competition for the Senegalese ace, who is under contract until 2023.

A centre-back remains the priority, with Napoli's Kalidou Koulibaly the prime target, but the Senegalese is likely to cost a world-record fee for a defender.

Man United are also targeting Ivory Coast striker Nicolas Pepe from Ligue 1 outfit Lille.

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Manchester United set to make huge bid for Nicolas Pepe as well

Koulibaly, the Mirror also claims, would cost even more than the £75 million Liverpool paid Southampton for Dutch central defender Virgil van Dijk whilst Pepe would not be cheap either, the paper citing a figure of £45 million.

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