MU wants Joao Palhinha
Football Insider said that Erik ten Hag is very fond of Fulham’s Joao Palhinha and wants to attract the Portuguese midfielder. MU.
However, in transfer Last summer, the Red Devils captain had to put aside the desire to have Palhinha in the squad due to the Financial Fair Play Law.
Meanwhile, Palhinha also missed a transfer to Bayern Munich for 65 million euros, despite conducting a medical examination and taking pictures to prepare to debut because Fulham “turned the car” after not finding a replacement.
MU on the last day of the market brought Sofyan Amrabat back from Fiorentina, but it was only on loan (1 season) but could not sign long-term for the above reason.
However, Erik ten Hag is said to have not given up on Palhinha. According to the above source, if MU can raise money, they can return to the 28-year-old midfielder in January 2024.
Van de Beek’s future at Old Trafford is very unclear after he was removed from MU’s list of 25 names for this season’s Champions League campaign. McTominay is also out of place, the future of Jadon Sancho is also uncertain after ‘turning on’ Erik ten Hag.
Man City plots to ‘steal’ Evan Ferguson
Champion English Premier League was announced as one of the names plotting to ‘steal’ striker Evan Feguson, the player who just scored a hat-trick against Newcastle in Brighton’s 3-1 win.
With this hat-trick (now has 4 goals in the new season), Feguson became the 4th player in history to score 3 goals in 1 Premier League match at the age of 18 returning Michael Owen, Robbie Fowler and Chris Bart-Williams.
The strong progress of the 18-year-old attracted the attention of big teams. Innews said, Man City spotted Ferguson, while MU, Tottenham and Arsenal soon noticed.
It is said that Pep Guardiola has a long-term vision for Man City, targeting Evan Ferguson as a long-term replacement for Erling Haaland, who is said to want to play for Real Madrid one day.
However, this source also emphasized, Man City does not have any worries about Haaland’s future at Etihad. Not to mention they are preparing a huge contract, with a salary of more than 550,000 pounds/week to be able to keep the Norwegian striker staying at Man City longer.
The Red Devils negotiate a new contract with Wan-Bissaka
MU is said to be opening talks about a new contract with Aaron Wan-Bissaka.
A back injury prevented Wan-Bissaka from making an initial impression under Erik ten Hag and there was news that this player might have to leave Old Trafford.
However, Wan-Bissaka made an effort and played football his way, which was highly appreciated by the Dutch teacher, returning to the number 1 choice as right back in the MU team.
The 25-year-old has started all four of MU’s matches in the Premier League this season, creating an assist for Raphael Varane to score the only goal to bring the team victory on the opening day when welcoming Wolves.
Daily Mail said, negotiations between MU and Wan-Bissaka intensified after the summer market closed, with wages and bonuses improved.