Manchester United Eye Massive Move for Top Premier League Goalie as De Gea's Replacement

Manchester United Eye Massive Move for Top Premier League Goalie as De Gea's Replacement

- Hugo Lloris could be on his way to Manchester United at the end of the season

- United manager Ole Solskjaer is a fan of the France international

- Lloris has been at Premier League side Spurs since the year 2012

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Hugo Lloris who is a French professional goalkeeper playing for Premier League side Tottenham has reportedly emerged as major transfer target for Manchester United.

The 34-year-old who won the World Cup title with France is said to be preparing to leave Tottenham and join a club where he can fight for big titles before he retire from football.

There is no doubt about the fact that the Frenchman is among the best goalkeepers in the world considering his record as a World Cup winner.

Lloris is currently spending his ninth season at Tottenham and the Frenchman has not won any title over the years.

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According to the report on UK Sun, Tottenham chiefs are also said to be planning to offload Lloris at the end of the ongoing Premier League season.

England trio Sam Johnstone, Nick Pope and Dean Henderson are understood to all be targets for Jose Mourinho at Spurs.

Manchester United star Henderson is finally getting his chance in the team but may seek a move if he is once again dropped to the bench for number one David De Gea.

Since 2012 that Hugo Lloris has joined Tottenham from Lyon, the Frenchman has played 289 games for Spurs so far as the club currently occupy sixth position on the table.

Hugo Lloris.
Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris in action in the Premier League. Photo by Chloe Knott
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Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Ole Solskjaer who is the manager of Premier League giants Manchester United disclosed the club are already planning for them to offer Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani new deal.

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After leaving Paris Saint-Germain, Cavani joined the Old Trafford landlords before the start of the ongoing Premier League season and he has been impressive for the Red Devils.

His arrival also forced Manchester United to allow Nigerian striker Odion Ighalo to leave and he is now playing in the Saudi Arabian League.

With Cavani's contract at Manchester United expiring at the end of the season, the 34-year-old has been linked with a move to Boca Junior.

Ibitoye Shittu is an award winning Sports Journalist with more than 10 years experience in News-writing, reporting and Public Relation. He is an HND and B.SC holder of Mass Communication and can be reached on Twitter @Ibishittu

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