Sevila centre-back Jules Kounde is reportedly the most recent title that Manchester United have added to their defender shortlist.
Regardless of a late flurry of exercise on switch deadline day that salvaged their summer time, United pissed off supporters by not bringing a brand new centre-back to Previous Trafford earlier than the deadline.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s aspect have had a dreadful begin to the Premier League season, conceding 11 targets of their opening three video games, and the defence has come below heavy hearth after poor performances from Harry Maguire, Victor Lindelof and Eric Bailly.
Consequently United have been linked with plenty of centre-backs within the final week, with Dayot Upamecano, Kalidou Koulibaly and James Tarkowski all touted.
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Kounde is the most recent title to boost hypothesis after the 21-year-old loved a high-quality debut season at Sevilla and helped knock United out of the Europa League on their method to lifting the trophy.
Rivals Manchester Metropolis had focused the Frenchman in the summertime however as an alternative opted to signal Benfica’s Ruben Dias, opening the door for United to make a transfer.
In keeping with ESPN, Kounde has been added to United’s listing of targets however any transfer would rely upon the membership with the ability to transfer on no less than two centre-backs already on the membership, specifically Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo.
It is reported that United might make a transfer for the €65-€70million rated defender in January or subsequent summer time, and are additionally taking a look at Villarreal’s Pau Torres.
In the meantime, Actual Madrid regard Eduardo Camavinga as their primary goal somewhat than United’s Paul Pogba, in accordance with reviews.
Marca declare each Pogba and Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante are additionally targets however the Rennes wonderkid is high of the listing.
Pogba brazenly flirted with the thought of becoming a member of Madrid final week and stated it was his ‘dream’ to play on the Bernabeu.