1 – Frenkie de Jong
Man United continues to be interested in De Jong despite the deal falling apart in the summer of 2022. Coach Erik ten Hag has not ‘closed’ with the Dutch midfielder. According to the foggy press, the Red Devils are willing to spend 85 million euros to bring De Jong to Old Trafford.
The salary issue in the contract with Barcelona may make De Jong change his mind. On the side of Man United, Ten Hag needs to add to the staff a quality, young central midfielder to gradually replace Casemiro, Christian Eriksen….
The talent and class where De Jong promises to bring a useful addition to the midfield of Man United. At the age of 25, the former Ajax star has a long way to develop ahead.
2 – Jude Bellingham
Bellingham left a bold mark in the colors of the club and the national team. The 19-year-old midfielder plays an important role at Borussia Dortmund and the Three Lions. The excellent performance at the 2022 World Cup helped Bellingham attract the attention of many European giants.
Liverpool, Man City and Real Madrid are ready to roll out the red carpet to recruit Bellingham if he decides to leave BVB. Man United will face a great challenge in this fierce race.
Similar to De Jong, Bellingham promises to be a great value for money signature with Man United. Smart football thinking, calmness, and leadership qualities turn the morning star born in 2003 into a classy midfielder at his age.
3 – Mohammed Kudus
After 21 matches with Ajax this season, Kudus contributed 10 goals. Coach Erik ten Hag knows the talent of his former student when the two worked together in the Dutch team.
The Ghanaian midfielder caught the attention of many big men when he impressed at the 2022 World Cup. Kudus scored twice as Ghana beat South Korea with a score of 3-2.
Dynamic, good physicality, diverse gameplay are the strengths of the Ghanaian player. Kudus plays prominently in the role of an attacking midfielder. The 22-year-old star possesses precise positioning skills and great timing.
The current contract between Kudus and Ajax will expire in 2025. The Sun reports that the Dutch football giant is ready to push Kudus if it receives a price of £ 40 million on the negotiating table.
4 – Cody Gakpo
Gakpo is considered a possible solution to fill the void left by Cristiano Ronaldo. The Dutch striker contributed 3 goals at the 2022 World Cup with an excellent performance.
Gakpo is a right-footed left-winger. According to The Sun, PSV values Gakpo at around £50 million.
“If you look at Gakpo’s price tag, that number is lower than Antony. Therefore, this is the actual signing for Man United. Erik ten Hag knew his talent well while at Ajax. Gakpo used to score goals. in the Dutch national football cup last season,” commented journalist Ryan Taylor.
5 – Goncalo Ramos
Ramos is a prominent factor in the attack of Benfica. Ten Hag faced Ramos when Ajax lost to Benfica in the last 16 of the Champions League last season.
The Portuguese striker made a big impression when he scored a hat-trick in the home team’s 6-1 win over Switzerland. At the age of 21, Ramos promises to be an investment in the future with Man United.
Mr. Nguyen | 11:48 December 26, 2022