Man Utd had contact with Jean-Clair Todibo during the summer but no deal came to fruition. At that time, the Red Devils hoped to sell Harry Maguire to West Ham United and get investment money, but the English midfielder decided to stay at the club.
There is currently information that Man Utd is still interested in Todibo. who is considered the best midfielder in France. Arsenal has also jumped into the race as revealed by Sport. However, Nice has no intention of selling Todibo during the winter transfer window. They decided to keep him until the end of the season and could sell him for about 40 million euros.
Sport claim Barcelona are hoping Todibo will move to one of the two Premier League clubs. The Catalan team has installed a “receive 20% commission” clause for this midfielder’s next transfer.
For Man Utd, they will want to bring in a midfielder, especially if Raphael Varane leaves. The French player is no longer trusted by Erik Ten Hag. Another advantage for Man Utd is that billionaire Sir Jim Ratcliffe, owner of Nice, is also about to take over Man Utd.
Ngoa Long | 09:18 November 11, 2023