Manchester United are planning to bid for Villarreal defender Pau Torres within the January switch window, in keeping with reviews.
United have been linked with a bunch of defenders in the course of the lately closed summer time window however didn’t add a brand new centre-back to their ranks. The membership offered Chris Smalling to Roma however failed to dump Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo which prevented them from strengthening their backline.
Following United’s poor begin to the season and the 6-1 defeat by Tottenham, many consider United have to signal a brand new central defender and Spanish outlet Todofichajes declare United maintain an curiosity in Villarreal star Torres.
The 23-year-old graduated from the membership’s youth academy and is now thought of an vital participant below Unai Emery, making 34 La Liga appearances final season.
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Torres, who was a goal for Manchester Metropolis over the summer time, is reportedly needed by United in January however the Reds might face competitors from Arsenal as Mikel Arteta is claimed to be eager to signal the Spain worldwide.
MEN Sport understands Torres is just not a precedence goal for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Elsewhere, reviews in Germany recommend Borussia Dortmund will refuse to barter with United over a transfer for Jadon Sancho within the winter window.
Sancho was a precedence goal for United and MEN Sport understands the England worldwide agreed private phrases on a transfer to Outdated Trafford.
United have been unwilling to satisfy Dortmund’s valuation however might revive their curiosity within the 20-year-old when the window reopens in January.
Nonetheless, Bild declare Dortmund won’t negotiate with United as they haven’t any intention of promoting Sancho, even for his or her €120million valuation.
The report provides Dortmund will solely promote Sancho subsequent summer time when extra potential suitors can come ahead.