Manchester United have made ‘concrete bid’ for the ‘subsequent Thierry Henry’ – and it will be cheaper than anticipated: report
Manchester United are trying just like the crew probably to buy a participant in contrast favourably to Thierry Henry – and maybe not for as huge a price as first thought.
The Purple Devils have loved a very good season, trying a shoo-in for prime 4 within the Premier League with one other cup ultimate to sit up for on the finish of the marketing campaign, having already gained the League Cup.
However Manchester United have a transparent lack of choices in assault, with Marcus Rashford carrying the crew’s menace up prime proper now. Having been used up entrance within the absence of a world-class striker, supervisor Erik ten Hag wish to handle this in the summertime with a giant signing.
Germany-based Sky Sports activities reporter Florian Plettenburg (opens in new tab) says that United are “pushing hardest” for Eintracht Frankfurt star, Randal Kolo Muani.
SportBILD (opens in new tab) have claimed that the Purple Devils have made a “concrete bid” for the attacker, with the membership’s sale the one hold-up in making additional progress. With Kolo Muani not even the precedence goal this summer season – United need Harry Kane – there is a good probability each may be part of, provided that Kolo Muani can play out large, too.
Plettenburg has additionally added that “the true price ticket is anticipated to be decrease than €100m+ bonus”, that means that the nine-figure price ticket mooted for the 24-year-old won’t truly be a actuality.
“Kolo Muani has a languid dribbling model and immense flip of velocity that had been hallmarks of Henry’s sport – particularly at a younger age,” the Bundesliga’s official web site (opens in new tab) wrote final month.
“He bears related power on the ball and a cheekiness to his play that may depart Bundesliga defenders each in his wake and chopping annoyed figures.”
Kolo Muani is valued at €65m by Transfermarkt (opens in new tab)
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