Well, it’s been quite a day for the punters in the Transfer Tavern.
The Chelsea supporters propping up our bar were treated to a bombshell this morning after reports overnight emerged that Diego Costa had revealed Antonio Conte no longer wants him at the club.
Soon after, that was followed up by a report from Sky Sports claiming Manchester United were ‘unlikely’ to offer Zlatan Ibrahimovic a new deal, following his serious knee injury.
Two of the most talked about forwards in the league, this summer promises to be a hugely interesting one for both superstar marksmen.
In fact, following the news about Ibrahimovic, some fans have even taken to Twitter to suggest Costa would be a good REPLACEMENT for the Swede at Old Trafford this summer, as his Blues career seemingly comes to a close.
With that in mind, here’s how Manchester United fans reacted on social media to the Ibrahimovic reports.
Welcome to Old Trafford, Diego Costa!
— Kieran Parry (@kieranmufc123) June 8, 2017
costa is a header, but i would jump ship for him. serious goalscorer and a like for like replacement for ibra.
— Nevillechris (@Nevillechris1) June 8, 2017
Would take costa in a heartbeat. #MUFC
— Raymacuxbridge (@raymacuxbridge) June 8, 2017
Anyone considered the possibility of getting Diego Costa? Would be quality at United #MUFC
— Dane Kinners (@DKUnited100) June 8, 2017
United were never gonna keep zlatan huge wages and he aint playing doesnt seem like good business keeping him #MUFC
— Robert Black (@RobertB19999) June 8, 2017
Really fortunate to see the Great Zlatan Ibrahimovic play for my club was always a dream of mine. Hope he stays with us one more year #MUFC
— Waz (@wazzz_r) June 8, 2017
— Castael (@_Castael) June 8, 2017
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United should try and sign Diego Costa now
— Player 1 (@Yo1huber) June 8, 2017