Date: 19th June 2016 at 7:08am
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Juve star set for Old Trafford?

Juve star set for ?

Leonardo Bonucci has been identified by as his main transfer target this Summer according to the latest reports.

The 29 year-old Juventus defender is currently at the Euros with and it’s being reported United are preparing to make a bid for him once the tournament ends.

United face stiff opposition for the former Bari star’s signature though, as are also thought to be desperate to sign the defender – reuniting him with former manager Conte.

The Star reports:

“Jose will go head-to-head with former club Chelsea to sign Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci. The new United boss, who has already signed Eric Bailly, wants to bolster his defence.”

While Bailly is arguably a defender who’s one for the future and may take some time to settle in the – he’s only 22- Bonucci is one of the most experience defenders on the planet, having played almost 400 club games and over 50 times for his country – dating back to 2010.

The big question is can United tempt Bonucci over his former boss and the bright lights of ? If Mourinho can pull this one off, maybe he really is the Special One.