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The former Inter tactician has prioritised reinvigorating his midfield and will turn to Azzurri star Verratti, with United set to table an eye-watering €100 million bid, according to Corriere dello Sport.
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he could be reunited with former teammate and close friend Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The Sweden captain announced his departure from PSG at the end of the season and has been heavily tipped to join the Red Devils on a free transfer.
It promises to be a summer of intense activity for Mourinho, who has already completed a deal for Eric Bailly from Villarreal and is said to be targeting Juventus duo Alvaro Morata and Paul Pogba, in addition to Marco Verratti and Ibrahimovic.
Verratti joined the Parisiens from Pescara in 2012 and has made 105 league appearances for the club, winning four French titles. The 23-year-old featured at the 2014 World Cup, but was ruled out of Euro 2016 with a groin injury.
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