It has emerged, Chief Ed Woodward is considering a mega transfer ahead in January.
When it is about investing in bringing topmost talent to Old Trafford, Ed Woodward has never taken his steps back. He has always managed to bring some of the best players thus investing heavily during transfer windows.
Ap per the reports, it has emerged United are keen to invest heavily on strengthing their attacking field which has by time degraded.
Manchester United chief is ready to continue to splash the cash ahead in January as they did in the summer transfer window. The Red Devils spent over £140m on the British trio Daniel James, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Harry Maguire.
Following the shortage of attackers in option with the departures of two of United’s ace Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez to Inter Milan. Ed Woodward is reportedly eyeing for a £100m move for Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembele un coming transfer window.
United have currently assigned Marcus RaahFord and Anthony Martial backed up by teenager Mason Greenwood are currently leading the line. But the duo has already picked up the defeats while the 17-year-old Mason missed the 2-0 defeat at west ham on Sunday.
Of course, being a winger in position Dembele isn’t the ideal solution to the problems but yes he would surely ease the pressure on Marcus RashFord with him usually needed to play on the wings.
Ousmane Dembele is expected to be on the transfer list of Barcelona for the transfer fee of approximately £100m.
Due to lack of potential striker in the team the interest towards Juventus target man Mario Mandzukic, 33 can be easily understood.
Throughout the summer Red Devils were heavily linked with a move for Juventus target man as a replacement for Lukaku. But the interest was soon ditched due to his age factor.
Norwegian and Woodward had a lengthy discussion after the loss to West Ham United over the weekend. Ed Woodward commented on United’s finance in an interview earlier this week.
“Everyone at Manchester United is committed to delivering on our primary objective of winning trophies.
We and our growing global fanbase demand success. Success means winning trophies. That target and that standard has never changed for Manchester United.
The progress we made on the business side underpins the continued investment in the football side. These investments together with the commitment we made to Ole and his coaching staff in March, have given us the building blocks for success.”
Ole Gunner Solskjaer is very much keen on strengthening his squad front line. The Barcelona Croatian is on United’s radar. Now that Barcelona will open up the transfer option for him United can get their hand on him in January.