Man United Ready to Close in & Sign Specialist for $44.6m

EPLManchester United reinforced their attack in the summer transfer window by signing Memphis Depay and Anthony Martial.

However, the Red Devils are still looking to amplify the quality of their offense and if reports are anything to go by then Man United are ready to close to sign Hakan Calhanoglu of Bayer Leverkusen.

Metro cite reports in Turkey claiming that Man United are lining up $44.6 million offer to sign the Turkish international who is a renowned free kick specialist. Last season, the 21-year-old versatile attacking midfielder scored the highest number of free kicks in the continent.

The Bundesliga side have effectively utilized him as a central attacking midfielder, winger and also as a secondary striker. Such flexibility will surely improve any attack.

He scored 13 goals and provided 11 assists in 47 games last season. In the current campaign, Hakan has netted 5 times and provided an assist in 11 games (Transfermarkt).

Calhanoglu is a already a top quality player at the age of 21 and has the potential to become world class.

Hakan Calhanoglu

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