Juventus interested in Manchester United right-back Matteo Darmian
According to the football transfer rumours in Italian Media, Juventus are interesting in Manchester United right-back Matteo Darmian.
Matteo Darmian has joined Manchester United from Torino for a fee in the region of 18 million euros in July 2015. The 27 year-old has a valid contract with Manchester United until June 2019.
Since his arrival from Torino, Matteo Darmian has scored one goal and provided two assists in 58 games for Manchester United, including one assist in 19 games in all competitions this season.
The 27-year-old is considered to be one of the best right-backs in Italy.
Matteo Darmian has represented Italy at Under-17, Under-18, Under-19, Under-20 and Under-21 level, winning 28 caps, before making his senior international debut in May 2014. As a member of Italy national football team, Darmian has won 28 caps and scored one goal.
The Italy international is a player who has impressed many European clubs in the period when he played for Torino, and it is understood that Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri would prefer playing him as a right-back.
Euro Football rumours understood the Matteo Darmian is not top target for Juventus in the summer transfer window. According to the rumours in Italian Media, Mattia De Sciglio is Juve’s preferred option.
Inter Milan are apparently trailing Juventus in the pursuit of Manchester United right-back Matteo Darmian.
How strong that interest is and whether Juventus will make a summer move remains to be seen but it is certainly one worth keeping an eye on.
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