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SportManchester United have £91m offer rejected for Chelsea target Koulibaly

16:30  02 december  2018
16:30  02 december  2018 Source:   readsport.co

Mourinho won't discuss Koulibaly rumours amid United defensive crisis

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Napoli have reportedly turned down a big £ 91 million offer for defender Kalidou Koulibaly from Manchester United , as Jose Mourinho's Napoli's club president reportedly 'immediately' rejected a bid for Koulibaly . Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has been trying to bolster his defence.

Manchester United have had a £ 91 m bid rejected for Napoli star Kalidou Koulibaly , it’s claimed in Italy. Jose Mourinho is desperate to land a new centre-half after a disappointing summer transfer window. It is claimed that the United boss has instead drawn up a dossier of more suitable targets .

Manchester United have had a £91m offer for Chelsea target Kalidou Koulibaly rejected by Napoli.

According to Calcio Mercato, via The BBC, Manchester United made a record offer for the defender, which Napoli have turned down.

The current transfer record for a defender stands at £75m, after Liverpool signed Virgil Van Dijk from Southampton in January 2018.

Manchester United have £91m offer rejected for Chelsea target Koulibaly © Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images Sport Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images Sport

Chelsea have been linked with a move for Koulibaly, after he played under Maurizio Sarri for Napoli last season.

The Senegal international has built a reputation as one of the best defenders in Europe, with a host of clubs interested in signing him.

United eye move to sign Chelsea target Pulisic

United eye move to sign Chelsea target Pulisic Chelsea are set to face competition from Manchester United in their pursuit of Borussia Dortmund’s Christian Pulisic. According to a report from Bleacher Report, who cite claims made on Sport Witness, United have joined Chelsea in wanting to bring the player to the Premier League this summer. Chelsea have been heavily linked with a January bid that would see the American arrive at Stamford Bridge at the end of the season. It has been widely reported that Chelsea could pay as much as £70 million to agree a deal in January, with the club aware they could lose Eden Hazard in the summer. With Dortmund currently leading the way in the Bundesliga side this season, the club are desperate to keep hold of the player as they look to end Bayern’s dominance in Germany. Pulisic had previously been a key figure for Dortmund, but the emergence of Jadon Sancho in Germany has seen him become less of an influential figure for the Bundesliga outfit.

MANCHESTER UNITED have had a £ 91 m bid rejected for Napoli star Kalidou Koulibaly , it’s claimed in Italy. Tottenham’s Toby Alderweireld, Leicester star Harry Maguire and Diego Godin of Atletico Madrid were all targets . Man Utd news: Kalidou Koulibaly could join next summer (Image: GETTY).

Manchester United launch offer for Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly . Manchester United have had a £ 91 m (€103m) bid for Kalidou Koulibaly rejected by Napoli, according to Correire dello Sport. The Italian champions have made the Wales international their first choice midfield target while he

However, Napoli have no plans to let him go and were not tempted by United’s £91m offer.

Chelsea have struggled at the back at times this season and are thought to be in the market for a new central defender.

Manchester United have £91m offer rejected for Chelsea target Koulibaly © Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images Sport SSC Napoli v Red Star Belgrade - UEFA Champions League Group C

Chelsea eye highly coveted starlet Trincao.
Chelsea are interested in Manchester United and Manchester City target Francisco Trincão, according to reports. The 18-year old forward plays for Braga B, the reserve team of Portuguese outfit Sporting Braga, and has attracted the attention of a number of elite clubs across the continent. As well as United and City, Juventus are also interested in the Portugal youth international, with a Tribal Football report citing Corriere Di Torino claiming that Atlético Madrid are also interested. Calciomercato credit Chelsea’s interest, with the 18-year likely to cause a bidding war if interested parties decide to firm up their interest. Trincão’s contract with Braga expires in 2023, however Tribal Football’s report claims that the Portuguese club have a €30million release clause in the starlet’s contract.

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