Manchester United are exploring a deal for a Frenkie de Jong different that will properly elevate eyebrows amongst followers.

The Pink Devils had been extensively linked with De Jong final summer time (opens in new tab), as Ten Hag regarded to usher in his former midfielder from Ajax to reshape his midfield. The 26-year-old remained at Barcelona, nevertheless, although the curiosity that Ten Hag has to convey a ball-carrying, press-evading midfielder to Previous Trafford stays. 

With Manchester United additionally trying so as to add one other striker, centre-back and doubtlessly a goalkeeper to the facet, cheaper choices in midfield have been touted – with one other Eredivisie goal on the wishlist for the United boss this summer time.

Frenkie de Jong was the topic of an in depth switch saga final summer time, with Manchester United looking for his signature (Picture credit score: Jose Breton/Pics Motion/NurPhoto through Getty Photos)

Spanish outlet Fichajes (opens in new tab) are making the declare that United at the moment are concentrating on Utrecht midfielder, Taylor Sales space.