Manchester United and Arsenal could miss out on Medhi Benatia as AC Milan look to seal loan deal
MANCHESTER UNITED and Arsenal could miss out on Juventus defender Medhi Benatia, with AC Milan set to do what needs to be done.
The two Premier League clubs had expected to go head-to-head for the defender in January presently seem to have passed up a great opportunity altogether.
Reports in Italy guarantee Milan have propelled a late offered to convey the 31-year-old to the San Siro on advance.
Benatia is said to be upset at a lack of playing time at the Juventus Stadium, having turned out in only four Serie An amusements this term.
With his career coming towards its end, the Moroccan international is said to be attempted to force a £13million move away from Turin.
While a mid year move could in any case be on the cards, AC Milan are thought to be in pole position to land Benatia on a six-month loan deal in January.
It’s thought the temporary move has the option for a permanent deal in the summer, with AC Milan set to get the best of Arsenal and United.
SunSport previously reported how Jose Mourinho was keeping tabs on Benatia having neglected to arrive a middle back in the late spring.
Furthermore, the ex-Bayern Munich stalwart – who is secured in Turin until 2020 – as of late uncovered he has become baffled of sitting on the seat.
The 55-top Morocco global has previously been on the books of Marseille, Clermont, Udinese and Roma.