The Red Devils are reaching an agreement with Borussia Dortmund over signing Jadon Sancho with an £81.5m transfer fee, as per reports.
’s main target last summer was
, but they did not reach an agreement withBorussia Dortmund
The Red Devils pursued their interest in the England international since then and are now determined to recruit him.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
aims to strengthen his side for the next campaign, after finishing the 2020-21 Premier League sitting second on the table.
Since Alex Ferguson’s time, this was United’s second time to finish in the top two, but the manager is now pressured to deliver a title.
The Norwegian tactician is also looking to grab his first silverware as United’s manager, having been defeated in the Europa League at the hands of Villarreal.
They plan to recruit a new striker and centre-back but the contract most United fans are eager to see done is that of the 21-year-old.
As per theDaily Mirror
, Solskjaer’s side are on the verge of closing in on the deal at around £81.5m. Sancho has agreed to terms provided by United but Dortmund are still negotiating about how the fee is going to be paid. The German giants demand a large chunk of it to be paid at first, whereas United want a series of instalments.