Manchester United interested in signing Croatian wonderkid Alen Halilovic


According to the Daily Mail, Manchester United cheif executive David Gill flew out to Zagreb on Tuesday to discuss an incredible £12m move for Croatian wonderkid Alen Halilovic. It certainly seems like a lot of money to pay for an unproven, raw talent, but it wouldn’t be the first time Sir Alex has moved quickly to secure the services of a wonderkid. He paid a similar fee for United legend Cristiano Ronaldo, who was later sold for £80m.
Very rarely is a player held in such high regard at the tender age of sixteen. Alen Halilovic, however, is not your average sixteen-year-old. Halilovic’s rise to fame has been short and sweet, a bit like himself. He’s made just five appearances for Dinamo Zagreb, a club that surely can’t believe their look after discovering one of th...

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