MAN UTD TARGET TORRES AS PLAN B
The brains trust at Manchester United are plotting their summer’s transfer business and this morning, the Red Devils are linked with three defenders and a midfielder.
A centre-back appears to be one of United’s priorities in the next window and it seems they are relying heavily on their Spanish scout.
Sergio Ramos is the club’s primary target, with the Real Madrid veteran approaching free agency this summer. But United have been hurt before by Ramos, and Todo Fichajesreckons they are looking towards Villarreal for their their Plan B.
Pau Torres is reportedly seen as an ideal partner for Harry Maguire and only last week the 24-year-old was linked with the Red Devils.
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Nathan Collins has also been mentioned as a United target and Stoke are said to be worried about the Red Devils rekindling their interest in the defender.
The Sun says Darren Fletcher is ‘known to be an admirer’ of the 19-year-old and the former Scotland midfielder’s appointment as technical director ‘will send shivers through the Stoke bench’.
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United are also in dire need of a midfielder who can protect whichever centre-backs Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Reports in Spain reckon the Red Devils are jostling for position at the front of the queue for Eduardo Camavinga.
AS says United will move for the 18-year-old if Paul Pogba leaves Old Trafford this summer. Camavinga won’t come cheap, however, with Rennes looking for at least £50million.
United are not the only club eyeing the teenager. Chelsea are also interested and so too are Real Madrid, who may decide their money is better spent on ‘the new Pogba’ rather than the old one.
ARSENAL TARGET £19m CENTRE-BACK
Arsenal are also in the market for centre-backs and midfielders this summer.
The Daily Express reiterates the Gunners’ interest in Brighton’s Yves Bissouma as Mikel Arteta looks to strengthen his engine room.
The same report also claims Arsenal have entered talks with Eintracht Frankfurt over defender Evan N’Dicka.
The France Under-21 centre-back has been playing on the left of a back three for the top-four chasing Bundesliga side and it is claimed that Edu could complete a deal worth around £19million.