Manchester United are in advanced talks with Borussia Dortmund over a deal to sign jadon Sancho Ole Gunnar solskjaer eyes at least three new signing this summer
Solskjaer is expected to be busy in the market over the coming weeks as he looks to build a squad capable of competition with the likes of Manchester City and Liverpool for major honours next season.
Sancho has been seen as a prime target for months after developing into one of the best young players in world football at Dortmund since joining the club from Manchester City’s youth system 3 years ago.
The 20 year-old had just enjoyed his most productive season to date in Germany after providing 20 goals and 20 assists in all competitions, but Sancho is now reportedly keen to return to England this summer.
The evening Standard one of the several Media outlets reporting today that my United are locked in talks with Dortmund over a deal but are adamant they won’t meet the Bundesliga outfit £100 million + upfront asking price.
The newspaper says United believe they can find a breakthrough in negotiation by paying at least £60 million in advance followed by two the add-ons with a total of £50 million taking the entire Deal over the £100-million mark.
Is claimed by the evening Standard that Manchester United don’t want to pay above £70 million upfront for Sancho but believe paying the huge deal in installment is a fair compromise that should satisfy Dortmund.
Sky Sports are also carrying a similar reports as they claim United are locked in talks with Dortmund over a deal but they also suggest that personal terms over a five-year deal are close to being agreed with Sancho.
Today’s paper also says United are also looking for a new centre back to partner Harry Maguire next season solskjaer also wants to sign another creative midfielder with Aston Villa Captain Jack grealish top target.