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Manchester United target signs new deal

Serie A By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 08/09/2017

Manchester United target signs new deal

Manchester United target Ivan Perisic has signed a new deal with Inter Milan that will keep him with the Sansiro outfit till 2022.

Ivan joined Inter during the 2015-16 season. He has since gone on to make 81 appearances in Serie A, domestic cups and the Europa League. He has scored 20 goals for Inter, the Croatian international was linked with Manchester United during the summer and Ivan was happy to have extended his deal with the former Italian Champions.

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“It’s a special day, certainly there’s a bit of emotion and I’m also happy after the stress of this summer,” he told Inter Channel.

“Now we’re looking ahead and I’m only thinking about Inter. After signing on, we can only think about the pitch.

“I didn’t say anything for a while. Now I can say that with Mr Spalletti, we talked about preparation and he told me that with him, I could get even better.

“Handanovic also spoke to me about Spalletti, from his time at Udinese, and he only spoke well of him.

“We did well in our first two games and now we have to keep going like this.

“There’s always so many of the fans, and that’s even better for us. Things will be easier with their support.”

The Croatian international is set to play a major role under Luciano Spalletti this season.