Manchester United are edging ever closer to securing a deal for Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic, according to Independent journalist Miguel Delaney.

The Croatian international is understood to be keen on securing a move away from the San Siro this summer, and United have expressed their interest for some time now.

At 28, the enigmatic wide man is yet to play in the Premier League and is seemingly keen to test himself at the top level with United.

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Negotiations over a move to Old Trafford have been ongoing for many weeks now, but Delaney believes that the deal is now ‘very close’, which can only be promising news for United fans.

Jose Mourinho is keen to bolster his attacking options, and the addition of Perisic is sure to do exactly that.