Manchester United are reportedly contemplating becoming a member of the working for RB Leipzig defender and high Liverpool goal Ibrahima Konate.
The £34million-rated teenager has shone within the Bundesliga and is excessive on Liverpool’s agenda for the summer season, however Man Utd are additionally taking a look at him as one among their choices to strengthen in central defence, in response to Eurosport.
The report explains that the Pink Devils might search to make some modifications on the again amid doubts over Eric Bailly’s future, with Sevilla’s Jules Kounde additionally among the many names talked about as choices for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s aspect.
Konate could be one other high-quality choice for United, and it could undoubtedly be further candy for them to beat rivals Liverpool to the deal.
The Merseyside giants additionally urgently have to strengthen on the again after a troublesome season, which might see them end and not using a trophy and even perhaps out of the highest 4.
A variety of this has been right down to accidents on the again, and a signing like Konate may very well be essential to serving to Jurgen Klopp’s males bounce again subsequent season.
United have made a number of progress this season and touchdown the Frenchman may very well be very important to assist them hold forward of Liverpool subsequent 12 months.
Talking to CaughtOffside earlier this week, former MUFC midfielder Luke Chadwick additionally talked up Brighton centre-back Ben White as somebody who may very well be an excellent addition at Previous Trafford.
“Ben White has clearly had an exquisite season, and at Leeds final season – they had been determined to maintain him,” Chadwick stated. “He’s are available in and accomplished a very good job at Brighton, taking part in each centre half and in a holding midfield position.
“I feel he’s received an enormous future forward of him. The place he matches in at Man United I’m unsure, however he’d actually add to the squad, even when he’s not a starter.”
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