Man United alerted as Juventus join race for 31-goal striker

Manchester United target Edinson Cavani has emerged as a summer target for Juventus amid speculation that he is ready to leave Paris Saint-Germain, Talksport reports.

The 29-year-old is being eyed as a possible replacement to Alvaro Morata and Mario Mandzukic as the attacking pair are both tipped for an exit in the summer.

However, they will face heavy competition from United as well as Arsenal, with the Premier League giants continuously being linked with a move for his services.

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The Uruguay international is said to have grown frustrated with life under manager Laurent Blanc given that he is being played out of position in order to accommodate lone striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

His agent and father, Luis Cavani also added to the rumours of his exit by revealing that he wants to see his son leave, with Juventus one of his preferred destinations.

Cavani scored 31 goals from a total of 51 appearances last season and has so far been able to register 15 goals from 35 fixtures this term.