Reports are circulating that Sheffield United are considering a move for Manchester United Italian midfielder Davide Petrucci.

The 22-year-old midfielder joined the red devils back in 2008 from Serie A club Roma, however since his move he has found it difficult to break into the first-team and has spent most of his time out on-loan at numerous.

During his latest move away from the club he had managed to get some Football League experience in the form of Championship side Charlton Athletic were made four appearances for southern club.

Blades boss Nigel Clough is supposedly wanting to add some depth to his central midfield before the start of the 2014/2015 season, The League One club are supposedly after the Italian on a season long loan.

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Petrucci at Charlton last season.