Manchester United are reportedly looking to move Eric Bailly on temporarily as they look to strengthen the centre-back position.
Bailly was once the man who was expected to form part of United’s long-term defence alongside the Swede, or at least that was Jose Mourinho‘s plan.
While Lindelof has improved since signing, the former Villareal man has suffered too many injuries to make a lasting impact on the field.
Perhaps that’s the main thinking behind the legendary Norwegian’s decision but it may rub some fans the wrong way.
According to the Sun, Solskjaer is still a fan of Bailly but there remains a desire to sign a centre-back and the hope is he can find regular minutes elsewhere, whether at Valencia or any other interested club.
There are some sections of supporters who feel the 26-year-old is a better defender than Lindelof if he can remain fit.
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