With Ander Herrera leaving this summer while Marouane Fellaini is yet to be replaced, it can be argued that Manchester United’s biggest area of need is signing a new midfielder.
The name that has popped up recently is Paris Saint-Germain’s out-of-contract Adrien Rabiot. The 24-year-old is a free agent this summer and is ready to move on after a turbulent time in the French capital.
According to Mundo Deportivo, translated by the Daily express, United have tabled a ‘high’ offer to the midfielder, with the Reds putting lucrative transfer terms on the table as they look to beat out competition from Real Betis.
It goes without saying that the fact Rabiot would cost nothing in terms of transfer fee, it makes him an attractive prospect for clubs all over Europe so there’s no doubt fierce competition for his signature.
You simply cannot doubt Rabiot’s ability. He’s the perfect all-round midfielder and perhaps he could finally be the key to getting the best out of his countryman Paul Pogba.
However, you have to worry about the troublesome reputation that Rabiot now has – including being suspended by PSG following going to a nightclub after being dumped out of the Champions League by United…