Joshua Zirkzee drops hint over Manchester United transfer after Netherlands win at Euro 2024
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Joshua Zirkzee has hinted he has played his final season in Serie A (NOS)

Joshua Zirkzee has hinted that he could be joining this following the 2-1 win over Turkey at .

United are pushing to sign the Bologna striker before the start of the new Premier League season .

have also held extensive talks to sign the 23-year-old and had even reached an agreement with the striker last month before.

That has allowed United to make their move and the Premier League side and are willing to activate the €40m (£33.7m) release clause in Zirkzee’s contract with Bologna, which is valid until August.

Reports in Italy earlier this week had also claimed that United manager Erik ten Hag .

Joshua Zirkzee made his senior debut for the Netherlands in their win over Turkey at Euro 2024 (Shutterstock)

Zirkzee made his senior international debut for the , and speaking after the game, the striker could not guarantee that he will remain in Serie A.

Asked if he will still be playing in next season, Zirkzee told Sportitalia: ‘I don’t know, let’s see.’

Asked if it’s a 50 per cent chance that he stays, Zirkzee replied: ‘Let’s see.’

Speaking earlier this week, Bologna’s technical director, Giovanni Sartori, confirmed that the club are already been working on signing a replacement for the Dutch striker.

‘Zirkzee has a clause so he will leave 99.9 per cent,’ Sartori told Sky Sport Italia.

‘We have been thinking about his replacement for months.

‘It won’t be easy but we will work to replace him, we already have some names, some ideas.’

Zirkzee joined Bologna for £7m (€8.5m) from Bayern Munich in August 2022 and scored 11 goals in Serie A last season.

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