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Manchester United launch £88m offer for Inter Milan star after transfer U-turn

Manchester United are reportedly offering £88million to seal the transfer of Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi after he changed his mind about a move to Real Madrid.

According to Don Balon, the Argentina international is no longer keen on a move to the Bernabeu, with Real also seemingly not willing to pay up for the player.

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Inter will undoubtedly want big money for the prolific South American, and it seems United and Chelsea are coming in with bigger bids, according to Don Balon.

This could be a superb signing for United if they pull it off, with Jose Mourinho in dire need of a better centre-forward after a major slump in form from Romelu Lukaku this season.

Icardi would surely be an upgrade if he can continue his recent scoring form in Serie A once he moves to England.

Chelsea, however, also urgently need a new top striker after the struggles of Alvaro Morata in particular.

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