Edinson Cavani’s future could possibly be the important thing to deciding whether or not Jadon Sancho joins Manchester United this summer season, in response to 90min.com.
The Uruguayan striker was signed on a one-year renewable deal wherein each events have the choice to proceed. And whereas United are believed to be eager to increase the deal, Cavani has been reported to be hankering after a return to South America.
Reporter Jamie Spencer claims that if Cavani leaves, the Pink Devils’ precedence for this summer season’s switch window can be a striker. But when the 34-year-old may be persuaded to remain, Sancho will as soon as once more be the membership’s prime precedence.
‘90min understands [United] consider their most suitable choice is to signal a brand new winger and have Cavani keep on,’ Spencer says.
‘Jadon Sancho stays their first alternative for the place.
‘The Outdated Trafford membership additionally stay hopeful they will persuade Cavani to remain for an additional season.
Up to now, so good. However then comes the ouch.
‘United consider they may safe a deal for probably even simply half the earlier asking worth due to the circumstances. The potential difficulty of Dortmund lacking out on Champions League qualification for subsequent season will solely harm their funds and pressure their hand.’
The suggestion that United consider they may land Sancho for round £50 million – half of final summer season’s minimal asking worth – appears completely unrealistic but in addition, coincidentally, across the most switch finances that was reportedly agreed by Joel Glazer and Ed Woodward final time spherical.
Which means if Cavani stays, this summer season could possibly be a duplicate of final, with United and Dortmund locked for months over negotiations in one other spherical of whose d—ok is the largest, one thing that won’t go down in any respect nicely with United followers and which may disrupt Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s preparations for the brand new season.