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Man Utd defender Chris Smalling looks set to make a surprise loan move to join AS Roma in Serie A before the end of the transfer deadline on September 2nd. In a surprise move, Smalling will join on a year long loan deal to join the Roman club, who will also have the option to extend the deal on a permanent transfer.
Manchester United club legend Paul Scholes has slammed the signings of Victor Lindelhof and Eric Bailly; telling reporters that he believes both defenders have yet to produce the form necessary. The Premier League club moved for Swedish defender Lindelhof and Frenchman Bailly in transfer deals worth a total of £60 million.
Chris Smalling is a surprise target for Everton in the transfer window, with the England defender reportedly wanted in a £15m deal. Recent arrivals at Old Trafford could mean that Smalling will slip even further down the pecking order at current club Man Utd.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed that a deal to sign Benfica defender Victor Lindelhof has fallen through at the final moment. United will not be signing a defender in the January transfer window.