- Roma star Kosta Manolas could be on his way to the Premier League next year
- The 27-year-old has emerged as a January transfer target for Manchester United
- Chelsea who have won their four games this season are also interested in his signature
Chelsea and their Premier League rivals Manchester United are in a race to sign Roma defender Kosta Manolas when the January 2019 transfer window opens.
Since Kosta Manolas joined Italian side Roma from Olympiacos in 2014, the 27-year-old has established himself in the starting lineups of the club.
According to the report by Calcio Mecarto, Roma are trying to make Kosta Manolas sign a long deal at the club, as they are not ready to allow him to leave.
The report added that Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho is desperate to bring in another central defender to Old Trafford next year in which Manolas is a target.
Chelsea on the other hand are also interested in signing Kosta Manolas who has been a target for Maurizio Sarri since his reign at Napoli.
The Blues have won all their four games this season in the Premier League.
Previously, NAIJ.com had reported how Real Madrid midfielder Marco Asensio could be on his way to reigning Premier League champions Chelsea in the next transfer window.
Chelsea are said to have tabled massive £132m offer for Real Madrid for the possibility of them signing the player next year.
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