It is reported that the 23-year-old defender Diogo Dalot , who is currently playing for Manchester United in the Premier League , has become the primary candidate for the right-back of Serie A Juventus in the January transfer window next summer.
Dalot joined Manchester United from Porto in 2018 for a transfer fee of £19 million, then signed a five-year contract and played a total of 70 games for Manchester United. In October 2020, he was loaned to Serie A AC Milan by Manchester United on a loan agreement, and he also contributed 1 goal in Serie A. He was then recalled this season and played in 8 Premier League and Europa League games, but has yet to score a goal this season.
Manchester United plan to renew Dalot contract
Based on Dalot’s contract with Manchester United will end next summer, Serie A Juventus hope to introduce him in advance in this winter transfer window. However, Manchester United rejected the proposal, and according to sources, Manchester United intends to extend the defender’s contract for another season, although the team is willing to discuss the possibility of a new contract with Dalot’s representative, but there is currently no contract. add any new terms.
It is reported that Manchester United’s move is to use the clause to consolidate the value of the player as a team asset and may remain open to selling Dalot to Juventus.
With Juventus ‘ full-back lineup – 31-year-old Alex Sandro and 34-year-old Juan Guillermo Cuadrado – to leave the team at the end of their contracts next summer, coach Massimiliano · Allegri is urgent to carry out reinforcements, looking for a long-term replacement for the two veteran defenders, and Manchester United’s Dalot is the ideal candidate for Allegri.
Barcelona interested in joining the transfer race
However, Juventus still need to fend off competition from La Liga Barcelona. Manchester United boss Eric Ten Hag’s reuse of Dalot is understood to have sparked interest from Barcelona. Barcelona coach Xavi also believes that the addition of Dalot and the introduction of 27-year-old defender Hector Bellerin this summer can help the team improve the net rate.
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