Report: Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United eye Nikola Milenkovic

Nikola Milenkovic of ACF Fiorentina compete for the ball with Valon Berisha of SS Lazio during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and ACF Fiorentina at Stadio Olimpico on October 7, 2018...

Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United reportedly want Nikola Milenkovic of Fiorentina.

Nikola Milenkovic of Fiorentina during the Serie A match between Lazio and Fiorentina at Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy on 7 October 2018.

Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United are interested in signing Fiorentina defender Nikola Milenkovic, according to The Mirror.

It has been reported that Tottenham are looking at Milenkovic as a potential replacement for Belgium international defender Toby Alderweireld.

 

SpursPremier League rivals United are also claimed to be interested in the 20-year-old central defender, who joined Fiorentina from Partizan Belgrade in the summer of 2017 for a transfer fee reported by The Mirror to be worth £4 million.

Good signing

Milenkovic is a very talented and promising young central defender who will be a good signing for Tottenham or United in the long run.

Nikola Milenkovic of Fiorentina during the Serie A match between Lazio and Fiorentina at Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy on 7 October 2018.

The 20-year-old is still very young and is developing, but the central defender has already showcased his quality and has a lot of potential.

The Serbia international - who is valued at €24.6 million (£21.55m) by the CIES Football Observatory - has scored two goals in eight Serie A appearances for Fiorentina so far this season, according to WhoScored.

Nikola Milenkovic of ACF Fiorentina compete for the ball with Senad Lulic of SS Lazio during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and ACF Fiorentina at Stadio Olimpico on October 7, 2018 in...

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