MU fed up with Jadon Sancho, Liverpool competing for Cody Gakpo’s signature, Newcastle wanting to get Carrasco are the main football news today, 11/10.
MU disappointed with Jadon Sancho’s performance
Coach Erik ten Hag and officials MU expressed frustration with Jadon Sancho’s form in recent times, having not scored since September 15 (against Sheriff in the Europa League).
In the summer of 2021, MU had to give 85 million euros to Borussia Dortmund to sign Jadon Sancho, but the English player did not meet expectations.
Since Ten Hag appeared, Sancho was given many opportunities but his performance was not high. The 22-year-old has been substituted in nine of the 10 games he started in the Premier League.
After a poor performance and being substituted for the first time in a 1-1 draw with Chelsea, Sancho has not been included in the starting XI for the last four matches.
Coach Ten Hag does not rule out the possibility of replacing Jadon Sancho if this player does not improve his performance. MU is targeting strikers Dusan Vlahovic, Cody Gakpo, Joao Felix, Rafael Leao, Choupo-Moting or Benjamin Sesko.
Liverpool compete for Gakpo’s signature
Liverpool hope to find stability in the upcoming period by bringing attacker Cody Gakpo to Anfield.
Jurgen Klopp confirmed Liverpool must add more elements to the attack, with the goal of moving to the top of the Premier League and playing against Real Madrid in the Champions League.
Gakpo’s performance in PSV shirt completely convinced Klopp.
After 19 matches in the 2022-23 season, Gakpo scored 13 goals and provided 16 assists. The 23-year-old Dutch player can take on many different roles in attack.
According to sources from the Netherlands, Liverpool decided to compete with MU to sign Gakpo, when ready to pay a transfer fee of 50 million euros for PSV.
Newcastle want Carrasco
Newcastle officials and coach Eddie Howe have ambitions to accelerate the project football in January 2023, with top target Yannick Carrasco.
Newcastle is currently a phenomenon of the Premier League, when ranked 3rd behind Arsenal and Man City.
With a positive performance from the beginning of the season, Newcastle are not afraid to spend money to strengthen stars to ensure the end of the season in the top 4 of the Premier League.
The solution that Eddie Howe prioritizes is Carrasco, a versatile attacking player with very good technique.
Atletico is in a serious crisis and is out of the European Cup. Newcastle took advantage of this situation to lure Carrasco to the Premier League.