Manchester United are set to bid £39million for Atalanta defender Cristian Romero.
Atalanta are reportedly planning to make Romero’s mortgage from Juventus everlasting for £21.5m earlier than cashing in on his providers.
However in keeping with Italian newspaper La Gazzetta dello Sport, Atalanta will take up an possibility within the 23-year-old’s mortgage deal to signal him completely.
The payment is believed to be £21.5m – however some rumours counsel it may very well be as little as £13.75m.
Experiences declare the Serie A facet will then look to promote Romero for €45m – round £39m – and make an enormous revenue.
And Man United are stated to be main the race for the Argentina worldwide’s signature.
Romero has been one among Atalanta’s finest gamers this time period, making 31 Serie A appearances to assist them end third and qualify for subsequent season’s Champions League.
And he’s been recognised for his efforts – selecting up the Italian league’s finest defender award for the 2020-21 season.
After beginning his profession in his native Argentina, Romero signed for Italian facet Genoa in July 2018.
The defender’s spectacular performances in Serie A persuaded Juventus to signal him a yr later, though he was instantly loaned again to Genoa for the 2019-20 season.
Romero was then despatched to Atalanta on a two-year mortgage in September 2020 with an possibility to purchase.
Man United are believed to desire a new centre again this summer time to accomplice skipper Harry Maguire – and have been linked with a number of defenders.