Manchester United defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah took to social media over the weekend to congratulate Dayot Upamecano on his worldwide debut.
RB Leipzig defender Upamecano made his first look for the France nationwide aspect on Saturday night time as they defeated Sweden 1-Zero in a Nations League encounter.
Upamecano performed everything of the match in Stockholm as Kylian Mbappe netted the one purpose of the sport to safe all three factors. United ahead Anthony Martial shone from the bench and gained a penalty when he was fouled by membership teammate Victor Lindelof, earlier than Antoine Griezmann fired over the bar.
Taking to social media on Sunday afternoon Upamecano posted an image from his debut on Instagram as he spoke of his honour having made his worldwide debut.
United defender Fosu-Mensah was one of many hundreds to ‘like’ the image and commented a clapping palms emoji under.
Fosu-Mensah’s remark led to inevitable switch hypothesis from followers with one replying to his message saying: “convey him to United”, whereas one other referred to the defender as “agent Timo.”
The social media exercise comes at a time when Upamecano is being closely linked with a transfer away from RB Leipzig in the summertime window.
United are open to signing a brand new central defender if the appropriate alternative arises with Upamecano one participant who fulfils the membership’s switch standards of signing one of the best younger expertise in European soccer.
Upamecano solely signed a brand new deal at RB Leipzig again in July which noticed him prolong his keep till 2023, nonetheless it’s believed the contract features a €42 million launch clause which might be lively from subsequent summer season.