Manchester United had scouts watch Mehdi Benatia in the ill-tempered Roma-Inter Milan match
The Moroccan international defender has long been linked with the Old Trafford club with David Moyes keen to reinforce his backline in the summer after the departure of Nemanja Vidic in the summer and doubts over Rio Ferdinand staying on.
Benatia only joined the Giallorossi last summer from Udinese and has quickly become a fans favourite.
Benatia turns 27 next month and has scored five goals in 23 Serie A games this season – a fact that has not gone unnoticed by Moyes. (SportsDirectNews)
It will be interesting to see if United make a move