Manchester United transfer news RECAP Cristiano Ronaldo updates plus Man United vs Villarreal team news
A recap of the day’s Man ‘United transfer rumours and breaking news ahead of Unit’ed”s Cham’pions ‘League clash.
Manch’ester U’nited play Villarreal in the Champ’ions League at Old Traffo’rd on Wedn’es’day night.
United lost the opening game of their new Champio’ns League cam’paign with a 2-1 defeat against BSC Young Boys and’ they’ve since been knocked out of the ‘Carabao Cup and lost their Premier League unbea’ten reco’rd agai’nst Aston Villa.
There’s reason for optim’ism, though, bec”a’use United are still level on p’oints with Manchester City and Chel’sea in the league stan’dings whil’e leaders Liverpool are just one point ahead – a positive result agai”’nst Villarreal will ensure U’nited regain moment”’um once again.
“You expect w’hat y’ou have learned in the last few seasons,” Ole Gunnar Sols”kjaer said when asked about the Sp’aniards.
We have played ea’ch other five times, every time h”as been a draw. Very well’ org”anised, technically ver’y good. They can play from the bac”’k. It is hard to press against the”m, which I thought we did w”ell in the final.
“Difficult to cre””ate chances against and we have to be better to create chances. It was an even final.
Kessie ‘keen’ on Pre’mier League move ami’d United interest
AC Milan’s Franc’k Kessie is keen on a move to the Premie’r League, according to 90m’in.
The article claim’s United, Liverpool, Chels’ea, Tottenham, Arsenal, Evert’on and Leicester are all monito’ring Kessie’s situation as the midfielder is set to be a free agent at the end of the season.
United suppor’ters will be familiar with Kessie aft’er he delivered two impress’ive disp’lays against the Reds in the Eu’ropa League Round of 16 last term – he sc’ored a disallowed scream’er at Old Traffor’d.
Martia’l could’ help United sign Haaland – reports
Borussia Dortm’und are eyeing-up Anthony Marti’al in a swoop that would help Un’ited sign Norway sensation Erling’ Haaland, according to reports.
The 21-year-old has’ emerged as one of the hottest’ properties in Europe during 18 months with the Bundesliga sid’e.
Attracting co’untless would-be suitors, it’s thought Haaland has a €68million release clause in his Dortmund contract that will become active at some point this season.
Spanish publicati’on Marca are, meanwhile, cre’diting Dortmund with an interes’t in Martial.
It’s a transfer’ rum’our which would, seemi”ngly, boo’st United’s chances of signi’n’g a player in Haaland wh’o’ ”’h’as ‘scored 68 goals across 67 gam’es since his switch from RB Salzburg in January 2020.
The same report ‘also suggests United cou’ld seek a ‘player plus cash’ type agre’ement.