Manchester United and Manchester Metropolis may go face to face to attempt to signal French left-back Rayan Ait-Nouri.
That’s in accordance with FootMercato, who say the Angers defender, 19, has attracted loads of curiosity throughout Europe, and lately visited each United and Metropolis to go searching their amenities and communicate to folks on the membership.
The report says Ait-Nouri has returned to France to evaluate his choices, and each golf equipment are ready to make a proper supply to signal him within the meantime. The teenager, who performed 17 occasions within the curtailed Ligue 1 season, is a shopper of Jorge Mendes.
It’s claimed Atlético de Madrid, PSG, Monaco, Leicester, Crystal Palace and Wolverhampton are additionally monitoring Ait-Nouri’s scenario, with the participant beneath contract till 2023. Nevertheless, his membership have a historical past of promoting proficient younger gamers in recent times, and count on him to signal for a giant membership in some unspecified time in the future sooner or later.
Angers supervisor Stéphane Moulin mentioned final week: “It is undecided however there are probabilities that he’ll depart so we now have to anticipate. For Rayan, I’ve not often seen such a proficient boy, he’s far forward. He’s very properly balanced and I feel he ought to find yourself in a giant membership.”
In the meantime, Roma have requested United defender Chris Smalling to assist them signal him this summer season, in accordance with reviews in Italy.
Gazzetta dello Sport counsel Roma are struggling to afford a everlasting deal for the defender and have requested him to play hardball by telling United he solely needs to maneuver to them.
Over at Metropolis, Aim say Barcelona have made Eric Garcia their high switch precedence this summer season after a wonderful breakthrough season.
Former Barca academy participant Garcia remains to be extremely considered on the Nou Camp, who see him because the long-term successor to Gerard Pique, the report says.
It is claimed Metropolis are nonetheless assured of tying Garcia to a long-term contract, however he might contemplate his future ought to Pep Guardiola depart.