Antony bid, Cody Gakpo newest, Frenkie de Jong, Memphis Depay and extra

Manchester United secured their first Premier League win beneath Erik ten Hag with a much-needed 2-1 victory over Liverpool, however the membership’s summer time switch dealings seem removed from completed.

Casemiro was unveiled to supporters at Previous Trafford earlier than that win, with the midfielder a high-cost addition from Actual Madrid.

Ten Hag has additionally secured the signings of Ajax’s Lisandro Martinez and Tyrell Malacia of Feyenoord this summer time, whereas Christian Eriksen arrived on a free switch.

However with the Dutch supervisor eager for extra reinforcements and Cristiano Ronaldo’s future nonetheless seemingly unsure, who else may be arriving in Manchester earlier than the window closes?


Having already introduced Martinez with him from Amsterdam, Ten Hag seems intent on one other raid on his former membership Ajax. Younger Brazilian winger Antonyis highly-rated and has been strongly linked with a transfer, with the participant mentioned to be eager to hitch Manchester United.

The Unbiased’s Miguel Delaney reviews that the 22-year-old has agreed private phrases, however Manchester United should up their bid to persuade Ajax to half with Antony. United are anticipated to make a bid of round €90m for the winger, based on Sky Sports activities Information, however Ajax are holding out for a bundle that goes as much as €100m.

The Day by day Telegraph report Antony is “decided to push via a transfer to Manchester United within the subsequent few days” with the 22-year-old’s representatives staying in England for the remainder of the switch window to attempt to safe the deal.

Frenkie de Jong

Manchester United’s summer-long pursuit of Frenkie de Jong seems set to proceed on with no deal as but totally agreed for the Barcelona midfielder. Having labored beneath Ten Hag at Ajax, Miguel Delaney reported final month that De Jong favours a transfer however is ready for Barcelona to pay deferred wages because the Catalan membership continues to face monetary difficulties.

Barcelona might have to promote De Jong to make their unusual summer time of enterprise work – as Karl Matchett explains.

Cody Gakpo

One other Eredivisie merchandise of curiosity in a Dutch-infused summer time of recruitment at Manchester United is PSV Eindhoven’s Cody Gakpo. One other winger with vital potential, the 23-year-old should still be a goal even when the Antony deal is accomplished with Ten Hag in search of loads of choices in his ahead line.

The Day by day Mail recommend {that a} bid will probably be submitted for Gakpo, although PSV supervisor, and former Manchester United striker, Ruud van Nistelrooy insists that he wish to hold maintain of the Dutchman.

PSV’s exit from the Champions League might have an effect, based on reviews. The Dutch membership have been knocked out on the play-off spherical by Rangers on Wednesday evening, which might imply PSV discover it tougher to show down a proposal from United earlier than the deadline.

Memphis Depay

His first spell at Previous Trafford didn’t pan out as deliberate, however might Memphis Depay but be making a shock return to Manchester? One other Barcelona outcast, reviews in Spain have linked Manchester United with a transfer for his or her former participant, who could possibly be obtainable in a cut-price deal.

Regardless of Depay agreeing to terminate his contract and be a part of Juventus on a free, talks are mentioned to have stalled with the Turin membership – which might open the door for Manchester United to carry him again to the membership.

Martin Dubravka

With Dean Henderson now at Nottingham Forest on mortgage, Manchester United are additionally eyeing another goalkeeping choice to David de Gea. Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka is the most recent to be linked, with the Slovakia worldwide overlooked of Eddie Howe’s squad that travelled to Preston within the League Cup on Wednesday amid discuss of a transfer. Curiosity has reportedly cooled over the Eintracht Frankfurt’s Kevin Trapp after the membership demanded €25m. Borussia Mönchengladbach’s Yann Sommer has additionally been linked.

Who might go away?

Cristiano Ronaldo has made clear his need to depart Manchester United only one season after sealing his personal return to the membership, however an appropriate vacation spot for the Portuguese ahead is proving elusive. Solely Sporting, the place Ronaldo started his profession, have proven concrete curiosity, and the 37-year-old doesn’t reportedly wish to return to the Primeira Liga at this stage of his profession.

Marseille have signed defender Eric Bailly on a season-long mortgage with a view to a everlasting transfer. In line with reviews, the deal consists of an obligation to purchase if add-ons are met whereas Marseille may even cowl the 28-year-old’s full wages in the course of the course of the mortgage.

Bailly’s departure could possibly be the precursor to a real defensive exodus on the membership – The Telegraph report that Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Phil Jones and Axel Tuanzebe are all obtainable.

Wan-Bissaka’s departure might necessitate the addition of one other full-back: Barcelona’s Sergino Dest has been linked.