Manchester United Transfer News: Tiemoue Bakayoko Eyed as Paul Pogba Complement

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho reportedly sees Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko as the perfect foil for Paul Pogba and could move for him in the current transfer window rather than the summer due to Morgan Schneiderlin's imminent departure to Everton.

According to Mark Ogden on ESPN FC, Bakayoko, 22, is being eyed by United "as a potential long-term successor to [35-year-old] Michael Carrick," and Schneiderlin's likely January move to Goodison Park for £22 million could reportedly prompt the Red Devils to swoop for the Frenchman earlier than they planned.

With Chelsea also interested in Bakayoko, United are concerned...
4 Published By - Bleacher Report - World Football - 2017.01.11. 12:24
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