By Nathan Salt For Mailonline
Published: 00:35 BST, 23 October 2019 | Updated: 00:42 BST, 23 October 2019
Manchester United's pursuit of Mario Mandzukic looks to have been handed a major boost with the striker reportedly ready to lower his wage demands to seal a move away from Juventus.
The Sun report that Mandzukic is 'ready to half his £300,000-a-week wage demands in half' in a bid to push through a mid-season switch.
United have looked desperately short of striking options so far this season having failed to replace Alexis Sanchez, who joined Inter Milan on loan, and Romelu Lukaku, who joined the Italian giants on a permanent on