MANCHESTER UNITED could still appoint their new manager for THIS season, according to reports.
Ralf Rangnick is currently in charge at Old Trafford, with a successor expected to be named in the summer.
But reports on MEN suggest that there have been developments in United’s process to tackle the replacement of full-time Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Mauricio Pochettino – now PSG coach – and Ajax’s Erik ten Hag remain the leaders.
We also cover the latest on United in the transfer market, with both John McGinn and Jude Bellingham linked.
While it has been revealed that Donny van de Beek has refused to move to Newcastle on loan because he does not want to fight the relegation battle.
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United linked with midfielder Haidara
Manchester United and Newcastle are leading the hunt for RB Leipzig midfielder Amadou Haidara, according to reports.
But SPORT1 reporter Patrick Berger says a summer transfer window is more likely than a January transfer because Leipzig do not want to sell him.
United warned about Zakaria situation
Manchester United have received some good news after Borussia Monchengladbach sporting director Max Eberl admitted Denis Zakaria could leave.
The Swiss midfielder, 25, has been linked with the Red Devils and Premier League rivals Arsenal.
Eberi, who is also answering questions about Borussia defender Matthias Ginter, told Kicker: “I cannot rule out that both will leave the club in the winter.”
Pogba features in the training photo
A Manchester United training photo posted on Twitter by Cristiano Ronaldo has sparked speculation that Paul Pogba could be back from injury.
France star Pogba has been sidelined with a thigh problem and is expected to return to action next month.
But the photo tweeted by team-mate Ronaldo – which shows the entire seven-man team taking part in a training session, and includes Pogba – shows the midfielder’s recovery ahead of schedule.
The Reds will act next on Wednesday night when they head to Brentford for the Premier League clash.
Matic explodes Aussies before Djok
Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic says the decision to expel Novak Djokovic from Australia is ‘shameful’.
Matic is one of a number of Serbian sports stars to speak out in support of his compatriot.
The Reds’ runner-up posted a photo of Djokovic proudly holding the ATP Finals trophy on Instagram and was accompanied by the caption: “Your glory and their shame will last forever.”
Is Moyes worth shooting anymore?
David Moyes is famous as the successor to Sir Alex Ferguson in the hot seat of management of the Reds nearly a decade ago.
But no one can pretend that the former Everton boss is not a high-achieving player, and his stellar record of leading West Ham in the Champions League is sure to garner interest. several leaders at other top Premier League clubs.
Reports suggest that Paris Saint-Germain manager Mauricio Pochettino and Ajax head coach Erik ten Hag are the frontrunners to become United’s next permanent manager, while Brendan Rodgers’s Brendan Rodgers is United’s next permanent manager. Leicester is still under consideration.
But what is the cost of the Old Trafford leadership’s return to Moyes?
How much is rice worth?
So with the likes of Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea said to be among Declan Rice’s many admirers – what kind of bid could make West Ham bid farewell to their stellar central midfielder?
The 23-year-old is practically the first name on Gareth Southgate’s England squad, he is entering the early years of his career and he is the center of the park for the Hammers week in, week out – despite who are they playing.
There have been no obvious direct comparisons in recent years, but if Aston Villa make Manchester City pay £100m for Jack Grealish, is that a fair number?
Rice has a contract with the Hammers until the summer of 2024 and his departure will be welcomed by the club’s fans!
Will Bellingham improve United?
According to The Athletic, Manchester United have made Jude Bellingham their top transfer target.
The 18-year-old, who achieved an stellar reputation during his early days with Birmingham, has grown into one of England’s brightest prospects since joining Borussia Dortmund in 2020.
But with the likes of Fred, Nemanja Matic and Scott McTominay being selected by Man United, should another midfielder be at the top of the Reds’ shopping list?
Pogba is back
Manchester United star Paul Pogba is back in training after overcoming a groin injury.
Pogba flew back to the UK recently after a recent recovery abroad at the behest of caretaker manager Ralf Rangnick.
And this midfielder poses for photos with his Red Devils teammates.
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Manchester United are monitoring Aston Villa player John McGinn ahead of the summer transfer window.
That’s according to walkie talkie, who reported that McGinn is a potential candidate to strengthen United’s midfield picks.
The midfielder has been linked with the Red Devils in the past and the club are determined to strengthen their midfield options.
The Manchester giants are facing the prospect of losing Paul Pogba for free in the summer
Do not move?
Manchester United striker Donny van de Beek has turned down a loan move to Newcastle because he doesn’t like the relegation battle.
Van de Beek continues to struggle with game time at United under caretaker manager Ralf Rangnick.
According to The Telegraph, the midfielder was approached by The Magpies but turned down the opportunity to move to St James’ Park.
The Dutch player does not want to spend the second half of the season to avoid decline
United’s newest manager
Manchester United could appoint their next manager before the season ends.
That’s according to the Manchester Evening News, who report that there have been developments in the process of United settling on a full-time replacement for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
The Red Devils can strike a good deal before the summer transfer window.
Paris Saint-Germain manager Mauricio Pochettino and Ajax head coach Erik ten Hag remain at the top, while Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers remains under consideration.
https://www.thesun.ie/sport/football/8219461/man-utd-transfer-news-live-new-manager-bellingham-mcginn-van-de-beek/ NEWEST new manager, Bellingham and McGinn top targets Van de Beek reject loan move