Lazio join chase for Man Utd ace

Lazio's head coach Maurizio Sarri
Lazio's head coach Maurizio Sarri. Photo by Shutterstock.

Lazio are plotting a move to sign Brazilian midfielder Fred from Manchester United.

Fred has been strongly linked with a move to Galatasaray, who has reportedly already had an bid for the midfielder rejected.

Manchester United are ready to let the £20million midfielder leave this summer, following the arrival of Mason Mount from Chelsea.

Italian outlet Il Corriere Dello Sport now claims that Lazio are considering making a bid for the 30-year-old, who has made over 200 appearances for Manchester United.