Man Utd told to forget signing of 23-year-old Serie A box-to-box midfielder

By | November 22, 2020

Seire A giants, Inter Milan have reportedly told Premier League giants Manchester United and Liverpool that Nicolo Barella is not for sale at any price.

The 23-year-old, who has made a switch to San Siro on a permanent basis over the summer after spending last campaign on loan from Cagliari, has managed to provide four assists in 10 games for Antonio Conte’s side this season.

Liverpool and Man Utd have all been credited with an interest in the Italian playmaker, however, according to Calciomercato, Inter Milan are not prepared to sell him under any circumstances.

The report suggests that the Italy international midfielder is one of three players at the Old Trafford – the other two being Stefan de Vrij and Romelu Lukaku – not available for transfer.

Barella has signed a four-year deal with Inter Milan in September, however, it is believed that the Italian heavyweights are keen to tie him to another new contract to reflect his importance to the side.

Barcelona are also believed to keeping tabs on former Cagliari midfielder, however, Inter Milan ready to turn down any approach for his signature.