Jose Mourinho has revealed that even if he does not sign any player before the close of the transfer window, he’ll make do with the current crop of players he has. However, the Red Devils still have their sight on the transfer window.
Man United are interested in signing Turkey international and Trabzonspor midfielder Yusuf Yazici, this is according to report.
Yazici progressed through the academy of his native club Trabzonspor and was given the opportunity to shine when Mehmet Ekici sustained an injury. The 20-year-old midfielder immediately imposed himself in the team and stake a claim for starting position after ending the season with 10 assists and six goals in the Super Lig.
His strides for the Medical Park Arena side has not gone unnoticed by the Merseyside clubs. Liverpool and Everton have had their scouts watched the star and latest report by Turkish media outlet Fotomac claims that United have had their chief scout Kevin Stonehouse watching the attacking midfielder.
Trabzonspor struggled against capital rivals Fenerbahce on Saturday but Yazici was one of the stand out performers of the night and the report by Fotomac claims that Stonehouse was pleased with the show-off the midfield stalwart.
Dubbed as the new Mesut Ozil, United may have to break the bank to sign him as the Chairman of Trabzonspor Muharrem Usta claims that the player is not for sale.
“I want to see Yusuf here for our 50th year anniversary squad,” Usta said.
“He will be sold when the time is right, Yusuf will be an ambassador for the club and reach the highest level.”
Yazici still has five years remaining on his current contract at the Senol Gunes Stadium.