Manchester United news: New deal for defender, big January move for midfielder and Paul Pogba’s failed move to Paris Saint-Germain


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Manchester United host third-place Leicester at Old Trafford on Saturday following the international break.

talkSPORT.com has taken a look at the latest news and gossip coming out of Old Trafford.


New deal for Victor Lindelof

The Sun claim that Victor Lindelof has been offered a four-year-deal which would see him earn £150,000 – more than double his current salary.

Lindelof has consolidated his place in the first team this season alongside new signing Harry Maguire.

Victor Lindelof joined Manchester United from Benfica for £31million in 2017

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Victor Lindelof joined Manchester United from Benfica for £31million in 2017

Jadon Sancho summer talks

According to reports from The Mirror, Borussia Dortmund and Man United held talks over the summer about bringing Jadon Sancho to the club.

However, Dortmund’s sporting director Michael Zorc has claimed that the English youngster has no intention of moving back to the Premier League anytime soon.

Jadon Sancho scored his first goals for England on Tuesday against Kosovo

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Jadon Sancho scored his first goals for England on Tuesday against Kosovo

Paul Pogba was close to Paris Saint-Germain move

Paul Pogba was reportedly very close to joining Ligue 1 champions PSG  in the most recent transfer window, according to The Sun. 

The Frenchman had agreed to a massive £490,000-a-week contract with the club but the transfer fell through because Neymar didn’t leave for Barcelona.

Paul Pogba was very close to leaving Manchester United for the second time this summer

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Paul Pogba was very close to leaving Manchester United for the second time this summer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to receive January funds

Manchester United’s hierarchy will give Ole Gunnar Solskjaer a transfer war chest in January to clinch a deal for a big-name midfielder, according to the Manchester Evening News.

The Red Devils have been linked with Benfica’s Florentino Luis and Real Madrid’s Toni Kroos over the past week.

Toni Kroos is a transfer target for Manchester United once again

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Toni Kroos is a transfer target for Manchester United once again

Edwin van der Sar’s loyalty

Manchester United legend Edwin van der Sar has declared he would not be interested in moving back to his former club at this time.

Ajax’s current Chief Executive said that he will stay loyal to the Dutch club, despite reports linking him with the Director of Football role at Old Trafford.

Edwin van der Sar won four Premier League titles for Manchester United under Sir Alex Ferguson

“No, I’m focusing on Ajax,” he told talkSPORT in an exclusive interview.

“I’m the chief executive of Ajax; we just had a fantastic year in Europe and also won the league in Holland.

“We’re going to put Ajax at a higher level on a European level and make sure that they’re back to the elite. That’s working well.”


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