Ten things Man United fans need to know about Bakayoko
Monaco’s Tiemoue Bakayoko has become one of Europe’s most sought-after young midfielders following his impressive displays for the Ligue 1 side this season.
A host of Premier League clubs, including Manchester United have been linked with a move for the 22-year-old Frenchman, who has made 28 appearances for the Mediterranean outfit this term.
Bakayoko’s rise to stardom has come quickly. He started his career at Rennes B during the 2012/13 season as a teenager before quickly progressing to the first-team side. One impressive season later, and giants Monaco came calling, paying around £7m for his services.
While the signing may have paled into the realms of insignificance amongst some of the club’s bigger money signings, it is the France U-21 international who has stolen the show at the Stade Louis II.
So what will Man United be getting for their money if they do manage to secure the services of the highly-rated midfielder? Here are TEN things you need to know about the Premier League bound Bakayoko …