Manchester United receive bid for controversial midfielder

Manchester United’s controversial midfielder Marouane Fellaini has been the subject of a bid from the Turkish League giants Galatasaray.

According to the Turkish outlet Fotospor, Galatasaray have tabled an loan offer for the Belgium international. The Express has also has reported that the Turkish side are keen to sign Fellaini this summer.

The report goes onto state that the Belgium international midfielder is unpopular among United fans who are at odds with his physical and playing style. Per-the-source, the arrival of Paul Pogba from Juventus is expected to Fellaini further down the pecking order in United’s midfield.

The Lion’s were previously linked with Liverpool’s Brazilian midfielder Lucas Leiva however, the Merseyside club’s boss Jurgen Klopp put an end to the move following an injury crisis at Anfield.

Fellaini provided five assists and seven goals in 41 appearances in all competitions for Manchester United last season. United take on Southampton this weekend for their second Premier League game of the season.

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