Inter Milan target Yan Sommer on a free transfer for next summer. The Swiss keeper will be out of contract by June 2023, and both Inter Milan and Man United are monitoring his situation. The Nerazzurri have recently signed Onana as a free agent last year, but they are now looking to add competition, as Handanovic could leave after this season. While, United want Sommer as an alternative option to David De Gea.
The Nerazzurri have been struggling defensively this season. They played Handanovic at the start of the and he had some terrible games at the start of the season. Inter Milan since then, have been playing only Onana, as their first-choice keeper. So, they are looking for a proper backup to Onana, that can help in some matches. Yan Sommer at 33 is a perfect fit. Also, Inter are focusing on free agents because of their financial situation.
Inter target Yan Sommer, Manchester United also in the race
The Red Devils have been looking for a proper alternative to David De Gea since summer. They have signed Dubravka, but he is nowhere near playing big games at United. So, they are eyeing Yan Sommer, who can come as a free agent in the summer. Also, Erik Ten Hag likes to build up from the back, and Sommer has better ball distribution than David De Gea. So, he could start in games where the opponents press high up the pitch.
Yan Sommer has been a regular for Gladbach since he joined in 2014. The Swiss keeper is one of the reasons for their recent success. He was close to leaving the club in the summer, but he decided to stay. The Swiss international is one of the best keepers in the Bundesliga and had a couple of good games with Switzerland in the Qatar World Cup.