RED DEVILS LATEST Man Utd transfer news LIVE: De Jong ‘wants to stay’ at Barca, Cristiano Ronaldo return CONFIRMED by Erik ten Hag
ERIK TEN HAG has confir’med that Manchester United will welc’ome back Cristiano Ronaldo in the fri’endly against Rayo Vallecano on Su’nday.
Ronaldo simply wrot’e on Instagram: “Sunday’, the king plays.”
Meanwhile, the Red Devil’s are kicking on with their transfer bus’iness despite being frustrated in their pu’rsuit of Frenkie de Jong, who reportedly wa’nts to stay at Barcelona.
John Murtough reportedly t’ravelled to Austria this week as he loo’ks to push through a move for Salzburg’s’ Benjamin Sesko.
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- IN’: Tyrell Malacia, Christian Eriksen, Lisandro Martinez,
- OUT: Paul Pogba (released)’, Juan Mata (released), Jesse Lingard ‘(released), Nemanja Matic (Ro’ma), Edinson Cavani (released), Lee ‘Grant (released), D’Mani M’ellor (released), Reece Devine (released’), Paul McShane (released), C’onnor Stanley (released), Paul Wool’ston (released).
De Jong situation heading to a’ painful stalemate’
Barcelona president Joan Lap’orta reckons Man Utd target Frenkie de Jong ‘wants to stay.
He said: “He wants to stay and ‘we want him to stay. That is the most importan’t thing.
“What is clear is that we have ‘a new salary scale and all the players have to fi’t into it.
“We are trying to make these pl’ayers understand the reality of the club’. We all have to make an effort.
“We are going to do everythin’g possible to make him stay and we hope that ‘the player will also do everything possib’le to stay.”