Manchester United were heavily linked with a move for the talented Croatian winger with Jose Mourinho viewing him as his fourth key signing.

But United and Inter were unable to agree a fee for Perisic and he has now decided to remain at the San Siro for the foreseeable future.

The statement said: “FC Internazionale Milano are happy to announce that Ivan Perisic has renewed his contract and will remain with the Nerazzurri until 30th June 2022!

“Born in Split on 2nd February 1989, Ivan joined Inter during the 2015-16 season.