Manchester United are slightly below 24 hours away from kicking off the second leg of their UEFA Europa League semi-final towards AS Roma. The Crimson Devils will look to complete the job towards a facet they smashed 6-2 final week, after which they’ll flip their consideration to the Premier League with a visit to Aston Villa on the horizon.
Forward of the sport, here’s a have a look at among the newest Manchester United information.
David de Gea a shock goal for Jose Mourinho at AS Roma
With Jose Mourinho set to take over from Paulo Fonseca on the finish of the season, he is already begun scouting for potential targets, significantly within the goalkeeping division. Names equivalent to Rui Patricio and Jose Sa have been linked, however one Crimson Devils participant who has been tipped as a shock goal is David de Gea.
The Manchester United star is at present the second-choice keeper at Previous Trafford after Dean Henderson’s emergence. A report claims that Mourinho will ‘use all his data’ to deliver De Gea to the Stadio Olimipco on a season-long mortgage deal [H/T: SportWitness]. Nonetheless, it is going to be fascinating to see if the transfer goes by means of as a result of 30-year-old’s huge wages value roughly £350,000-a-week.
Jose Mourinho eyes two Manchester United midfielders
Constructing on the earlier story, one other report suggests Mourinho wish to strengthen his midfield choices at his new membership subsequent 12 months, with Nemanja Matic and Juan on his radar. The 2 stars had been highlighted as Mourinho’s ‘favorites’ within the report and might be of curiosity to the Portuguese supervisor come summer time.
Matic has lengthy been referred to as certainly one of Mourinho’s favorite gamers as he signed him twice in his profession, and will look to signal him for the third time. Nonetheless, the report additionally claims that solely one of many two is more likely to reunite with him on the Giallorossi. Mata’s present deal on the membership ends this summer time and he might be accessible on a free, albeit the membership do have an choice for an additional 12 months.
Paul Pogba might prolong his keep on the membership
After discovering a surreal vein of kind below Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Paul Pogba is believed to be open to extending his keep at Manchester United past the summer time window. The French famous person is into the ultimate 14 months of his contract with the Crimson Devils and is but to agree a brand new deal, leaving the membership at a danger of dropping him at no cost subsequent summer time.
Nonetheless, a brand new report claims that Pogba has a superb relationship with the teaching workers, together with the likes of Solskjaer and Michael Carrick, and feels comfy on the membership. Pogba ‘expects’ the membership to start contract negotiations with him on the finish of the marketing campaign and the Manchester United additionally imagine he’ll prolong his keep.
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