Manchester United are eager to signal a brand new striker for his or her Below-23 facet in the summertime switch window.
Neil Wooden’s facet are making ready for his or her first marketing campaign again within the Premier League 2 Division One following promotion final season, however are nicely conscious of the necessity for a brand new attacking addition.
MEN Sport perceive United will take one other striker on trial at reserves degree this week as they give the impression of being to bolster their choices forward of the brand new league marketing campaign.
Anthony Elanga is the one pure hanging choice obtainable to United at U23s degree with the membership struggling a setback following damage to D’Mani Mellor. The 19-year-old is ready for a long-spell on the sidelines following an ACL damage.
It means 18-year-old Elanga, who is of course a left winger, has been tasked with main the road for United U23s throughout their pre-season preparation.
Elanga netted for United of their 3-Three draw with Huddersfield final month whereas Hannibal Mejbri has additionally been utilised in a extra attacking capability through the current pleasant matches.
United go into the brand new reserve marketing campaign with a really younger squad even by U23s requirements with a lot of their squad nonetheless youngsters. The squad can be set to be weakened in upcoming weeks with skilled trio Dylan Levitt, James Garner and Di’Shon Bernard amongst these set for mortgage exits.
United are subsequent in motion at youth degree after they face Salford Metropolis within the first match of their Soccer League Trophy marketing campaign on Wednesday night time.