Manchester United transfer news LIVE: Jadon Sancho, Dayot Upamenco, Alex Telles, Sergio Romero and more
United are lining up a final £90m bid for the winger next week and are prepared to walk away from any deal if Dortmund turn them down, according to the Mirror.
Meanwhile Dayot Upamecano could become available after RB Leizpig took major steps towards signing a new centre-back. Reports in Croatia suggest a £17m deal has been agreed for’s Josko Gvardiol, meaning Leipzig have a ready-made replacement should United capture Upamecano.
could be on his way out the door as Everton line up a surprise bid for the Argentinian, according to the Sun. Carlo Ancelotti is concerned by the form of Jordan Pickford and wants more competition between the posts.
Follow all the latest news, rumours and done deals below.
SMALLING CONSIDERING OPTIONS AMID ROMA LINKS
Chris Smalling is considering a move elsewhere if Roma do not step up their interest before the close of the transfer window.
The United defender, who was on loan at the Serie A club last season, has been linked with a permanent switch to the Italian capital.
But Sportitalia – via– claim Smalling is running out of patience and could seek out an alternative destination.
Callum Rice-Coates25 September 2020 10:29
UNITED GIVEN BOOST IN UPAMECANO PURSUIT
United could be closer to signing Dayot Upamecano after RB Leipzig moved for a replacement.
Croatian newspaperclaim the Bundesliga club have agreed a deal to bring in Dinamo Zagreb centre-back Josko Gvardiol for £17m.
The 18-year-old is considered a potential replacement for Upamecano should he leave the club in the near future.
United have been repeatedly linked with a move for the Frenchman and could make a bid before the close of the transfer window.
Callum Rice-Coates25 September 2020 09:58
TELLES WANTS PORTO TO REDUCE ASKING PRICE
United target Alex Telles has urged Porto to lower his €20m asking price,have reported.
The Brazil international believes the fee is too high, given his contract is set to expire at the end of the season.
Telles, 27, wants to leave to join United, who value the left-back at around £12m.
Callum Rice-Coates25 September 2020 09:45
EVERTON TARGETING ROMERO
Everton want to sign United goalkeeper Sergio Romero to provide competition for Jordan Pickford, according to.
The 33-year-old is surplus to requirements at Old Trafford after the return of Dean Henderson.
The Toffees have reportedly contacted intermediaries and opened talks over a potential deal to buy Romero.
Everton could pay up to £6m for the Argentine, who has a year left on his contract at Old Trafford.
Callum Rice-Coates25 September 2020 09:35
UNITED TO MAKE FINAL SANCHO BID
United will make a final bid of £90m for Jadon Sancho before the close of the transfer window.
The Mirror claim that the Red Devils will offer Borussia Dortmund £75m up front, with a further £15m in add-ons.
United executive vice chairman Ed Woodward intends the offer to be non-negotiable after months of wrangling over a price.
Dortmund’s original demands of £108m are still considered too much for United, but there is hope that a late bid could tempt the Bundesliga club.
Callum Rice-Coates25 September 2020 09:17
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Lawrence Ostlere25 September 2020 08:53