Manchester United weigh up a move for Atletico Madrid star Saul Niguez amid rising perception a deal will be struck for round £45m… because the membership goal a top-level midfielder with PSG able to desk a proposal for Paul Pogba
- Atletico Madrid’s Saul Niguez is a goal for Manchester United this summer season
- Saul has been on United’s radar for a whereas however his buyout clause was a problem
- There is now a perception that a deal might be wrapped up for £45m on this window
- United need a top-level midfielder with PSG able to make a bid for Paul Pogba
The 26-year-old has been on United’s radar for a while although his £128million purchase out clause was an apparent impediment.
However, with Atletico below growing monetary pressure, there’s a rising perception a deal might be struck this window nearer to £45m.
Manchester United are weighing up a move for Atletico Madrid star Saul Niguez this summer season
United need a prime stage midfielder with Paris St Germain able to make a proposal for Paul Pogba and Nemanja Matic, who figured towards QPR on Saturday, weighing up his choices.
Saul is below contract till 2026 and is certainly one of Atletico’s highest earners. He has been supplied to Barcelona and Juventus in current weeks, certainly talks had developed over a swap with Barca’s Antoine Griezmann solely for wages to grow to be a problem.
Liverpool additionally admire Saul however they’re unlikely to purchase except they promote one other midfielder.
Saul has been on United’s radar for a whereas and there’s a perception a deal would value round £45m
Paris Saint-Germain are able to make a proposal for United midfielder Paul Pogba this summer season
That leaves United greatest positioned. Any move is more likely to be handled individually to 1 for Atletico full-back Kieran Trippier.
The England full-back is keen to affix United however Atletico are extra determined to promote Saul and move his appreciable wages off their books.
United have mentioned Eduardo Camavinga of Rennes however are extra inclined to attend for the 18-year-old’s contract to expire subsequent summer season.
Bayern Munich’s Leon Goretzka can also be an choice however he would favor to succeed in an settlement over a new cope with the German champions.
United are eager to usher in a top-level midfielder to strengthen Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s squad
Much will hinge on what funds United have left after their move for Real Madrid’s Raphael Varane.
They are nonetheless to seek out settlement on private phrases for the France centre-back and as soon as that’s in place they are going to make their formal provide.
Meanwhile, United full-back Alex Telles has twisted an ankle which can rule him out for a few weeks whereas winger Tahith Chong has joined up with Birmingham City for his season mortgage.