Let`s take a look at three top quality midfielders Manchester United could sign for free next summer to replace fumbling Fred and Scott Mctominay.

Manchester United have not been living up to expectations this season. The Old Trafford side are currently sixth on the Premier League table. Even with the addition of Cristiano Ronaldo, Manchester United can’t seem to mount a quality challenge for the EPL trophy.

Many believe that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is the reason why the team is not doing well. That could be true, but also Manchester United have problems in Central Midfield.

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Manchester United have Scott McTominay and Fred as their best central midfielders. However, those two are not just good enough for Manchester United at the moment.

Manchester United have been linked with Wilfred Ndidi and Yves Bissouma. However, Manchester spent heavily last summer and they could do with signing some quality players for free next summer.

Three Central Midfielders Manchester United Can Sign For Free To Solve Central Midfield Problem.

1 Marcelo Brozovic

Currently, The Croatian midfielder`s contract at Inter Milan will end next summer. Marcelo Brozovic is a fantastic midfield player.

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He is a versatile player also. He leads well from the midfield, he can move the ball and also shoot very well. The Croatian also has a very tenacious side to his game which can be helpful in a league like the English Premier League.

He has been at the core of Inter Milan teams over the last few years. However, Manchester United can start the process of signing Brozovic in January if they start talks with him. He will be a very impressive signing and he will also come without a transfer fee.

-2 Remo Freuler

A 29-year-old Swiss conductor. Remo Freuler played for Atalanta against Manchester United twice this season, and the midfielder held his own.

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He has been key for Atalanta in recent years. Also, Freuler is a smooth operator who hardly makes mistakes. He is experienced and loves playing in an attacking team. He will surely improve that Manchester United Central Midfield.

-3 Franck Kessie

AC Milan’s best midfielder. The former Atalanta man is a player built for the Premier League. Physical, tenacious, agile, fast, and tough. Franck Kessie is arguably the best Central Midfielder in Serie A.

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With his contract expiring next summer, many top European clubs are already monitoring his situation.However, If Manchester United sign him, he will become their best central midfielder and will be someone that the likes of Fernandes and Paul Pogba will be able to depend on.

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Scott McTominay and Fred don’t seem like they can cover the base for Manchester United. Signing any of these quality central midfielders will help Manchester United especially as they could sign them for free.

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