Manchester United’s long-term target Sergej Milinkovic-Savic has finally said goodbye to Lazio and joins the Saudi Pro League.
The Serb has become a cult hero at Lazio due to his loyalty and has been linked with a move practically every summer.
Man United Despite stubborn connections, I’ve never been able to get a deal across the line.
Milinkovic-Savic, 28, has left Lazio for good and joined Al-Hilal for £34million.
The midfielder joins the likes of Ruben Neves and Kalidou Koulibaly on the road to four-time Asian Champions League winners.
Neves joined Al-Hilal from Wolves for £47m earlier in the summer.
While Chelsea flopped Koulibaly left the Blues for Al-Hilal in a £17m deal.
Milinkovic-Savic had more league goals and assists than the United star last season Bruno Fernandes.
Since moving to Italy in 2015, he has been linked with the biggest clubs in Europe – including Real Madrid, Man United and PSG.
Overall, he scored 57 goals and provided 49 assists in 267 Serie A games.
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Milinkovic-Savic has finally left the Italian capital and is expected to rake in around £325,000 a week.
He is the latest big star to sign for a Saudi side after the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema and N’Golo Kante.
The former Serie A star will play under former Benfica manager Jorge Jesus after the Portuguese manager agreed to take over Al-Hilal.