The Croatian National Team winger, Ivan Perisic has recently become a conversation in a number of European media, especially in the summer transfer market, along with the interest of the English Premier League giants, Manchester United against the player. Although, in the end he survived, but the concerned admitted that he had almost accepted the proposal from the Red Devils.
Ivan Perisic, 29, is indeed one of the most important players for Inter Milan, since he was brought in from Wolfsburg in the 2015 summer transfer market. The concerned player performed brilliantly along with La Beneamata, and even played a major role in the success of Inter Milan stepping into the European Champions League this season, the first time for the Italian Serie A giants in the last 6 seasons.
He also helped the Croatian National Team go to the 2018 World Cup final. Very reasonable if Perisic was wanted by a number of European giants and reportedly in the summer transfer market yesterday, there had been an attempt to approach the Manchester United side to hook the player. Although, in the end Perisic stayed at Inter Milan, Manchester United’s efforts to recruit him were true.
This was revealed directly by the person concerned in his latest interview. In fact, it was also revealed by the player that he had almost joined Manchester United, but Luciano Spalletti convinced this Croatian star to stay at the San Siro.
“Yes it’s true, the offer from Manchester United is a reality. I almost left Inter. When Luciano Spalletti arrived, he showed great enthusiasm to defend and did not want to lose me. I was touched and never regretted the decision to survive. In football, the smallest details are the key.”
“The interest of a coach like Mourinho clearly makes me flattered. It is a certainty of hard work and good performance. When you are praised by the figure of Mourinho’s caliber, it is very difficult to ignore the offer. I’m glad he has a good opinion about me. Things like that make me motivated and work hard to achieve the best performance, ” said this Croatian National Team player to reporters.