According to ESPN sources, Manchester United star Jesse Lingard has parted ways with his agent Mino Raiola by mutual consent.
Lingard will now be managed by family members and close associates. What this means, the 27-year old English winger will now rely on associates to manage affairs related to his transfers.
Mino Raiola, the football super agent also manages the affairs of Lingard’s teammate Paul Labile Pogba who’s been surrounded by speculations relating to a potential exit from Manchester United to clubs like Real Madrid and Juventus.
Lingard left Raoila by mutual consent. He has been absent from United first for the past seven matches as a result of a hip injury. According to transfer rumours, it may be related to earlier transfer of Lingard who was linked with a move to FC Porto.
As things stand currently, Lingard has entered the final year of his contract at Old Trafford and there are no signs yet of a possible renewal with the club.
The English winger is willing to remain at Old Trafford, but there are no signs yet of a possible renewal with the club’s top hierarchy.
As per Manchester United official website, Lingard could be back in action with the first team before the end of November even though he has stated training separately.