Stories in Italian and British papers stated Manchester United have made their first approach to Antonio Conte to replace under fire Norwegian Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
The suggestions from the Italian coach has been constructive, the stories mentioned: Conte is prepared to take over the reins at Old Trafford.
The Red Devils seeking for a brand new coach followed their humiliating 5-0 loss to rivals Liverpool, at Old Trafford.
Solskjaer continues to be anticipated to be in charge for the following three games – in opposition to Tottenham, Atalanta and Manchester City.
However the looming international break brings with it an opportune moment to probably replace the manager if outcomes don’t enhance, reports metro.co.uk.
United have drawn up a shortlist of 4 names as they contemplate axing Solskjaer, with Brendan Rodgers, Zinedine Zidane and Ajax head coach Erik ten Hag all on their checklist.
However it’s former Chelsea and Inter boss Conte who’s their primary goal and Sky Sport Italia’s Gianluca Di Marzio claims intermediaries from United have already reached out to the Italian.
Though the 52-year-old was believed to have just a few reservations about probably taking up at Old Trafford, he has now made it clear to United he needs the job and is able to replace Solskjaer.
Conte is often not eager on taking up a team during a campaign, rejecting mid-season advances in the past, however he believes he can do nicely with United’s present team instantly and is keen to show their fortunes around