Summarizing the news, rumors and gossip about Manchester United’s transfer in the summer window of 2021.
Who has Man Utd been linked with?
Kieran Trippier – Atletico Madrid play hard with Manchester United against England defender Trippier (The sun, July 20); The England defender is desperate for a return to the Premier League and anxiously awaits Manchester United to take a step (The telegraph of the day, July 15th); Atletico Madrid want almost £ 43million if they are to sell Trippier this summer. The Spanish champions don’t want to part ways with the English right-back, who still has two years on his current contract (Air sports, June 17)
Raphael Varane – Varane will land a lucrative pay raise with his proposed transfer to United with the club set to more than double his current salary at Real Madrid (Mirror, July 18); United are on the verge of making personal deals with representatives of the Real defender (Air sports, July 17).
Jadon Sancho – Manchester United are expected to confirm the £ 73million signing of Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho in a few days (Air sports, July 14th); Manchester United have confirmed an agreement in principle to sign Sancho from Borussia Dortmund in a deal worth £ 73million; Sancho is set to undergo a medical at United after his Euro 2020 tear-off with England (Daily mail, July 13).
Vinicius Jr – United have been offered Vinicius Jr in their negotiations with Madrid over the signing of Varane (Star of the day, July 18).
Giovanni Di Lorenzo – Italy and Napoli right-back Giovanni Di Lorenzo has been linked with a move to Manchester United following his Euro 2020 exploits with his country (Daily mail, July 14th).
Eduardo Camavinga – Manchester United are one of the many clubs interested in signing the 18-year-old Rennes midfielder (Air sports, July 7).
Giovanni Di Lorenzo – Manchester United scouts had their eye on the Italian side at Wembley on Sunday as the club reportedly chased down Di Lorenzo (Star of the day, July 12).
Cristian Romero, Sven Botman and Jules Koundé – The trio are among the names on Manchester United’s list of potential new center-backs as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer look to strengthen themselves to rival Man City for the 2021/22 Premier League title (Air sports, May 12)
Latest players linked with Man Utd exit
Paul pogba – PSG have turned their attention to Pogba and are hoping to secure the Manchester United midfielder this summer for £ 50million as his contract begins to expire (Daily Mirror, July 21); Pogba will let his contract expire and make a decision on his future at Manchester United next summer as Juventus consider trying to bring him back to Turin (Daily Express, July 20)
Jesse Lingard – Everton have joined the roster of clubs keeping tabs on Lingard’s situation at Manchester United (The sun, July 21); Lingard is part of Manchester United’s plans for the new season, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: “He’s still in my plans. I’m expecting him at Man Utd at the start of the season” (18 July).
Diogo Dalot – Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti is interested in a transfer for Portuguese right-back Dalot (Daily mail, July 19).
Facundo Pellistri – Pellistri wants to stay and fight for his place at Manchester United – despite Ole Gunnar Solskjaer revealed he plans to loan the 19-year-old Uruguayan winger (The sun, July 19).
Alex Such – United will prevent Jose Mourinho from signing a loan deal with Telles for Roma as they want to sell the defender on a permanent contract (Daily Star, July 18); Roma are in talks to sign United left-back Alex Telles (Sky in Italy, July 14th).
Brandon williams – The loan offered by the 20-year-old full-back to Southampton could be canceled by Manchester United’s financial demands (talkSPORT, July 15th).
Signatures confirmed at Man Utd
Tom heaton – Villa Aston, free
Man Utd departures confirmed
Tahith Chong – Birmingham, loan
Joel Pereira – contract expired
Sergio Romero – contract expired
Nathan Bishop – Mansfield, ready
Reece Devine – St Johnstone, Ready