Manchester United transfer news and rumours

The latest players linked with a move to Manchester United…
Jack Grealish – Grealish is expected back at Aston Villa for pre-season training at the end of the month as Manchester United refuse to be pressured into meeting his £80m price tag (Daily Mirror, August 5)United are prepared to wait until late in the window before considering a move for Grealish as they push to sign Sancho (Daily Mail, August 4); United have cooled their interest in the Aston Villa captain (Sky Sports News, July 28); The Aston villa captain is a target for United but has been warned he may not be a regular starter every week (Independent, July 28); Manchester United will face stiff competition from Borussia Dortmund for Grealish in the upcoming transfer window (Daily Express, July 2)
Jadon Sancho – Manchester United have warned Borussia Dortmund that they are willing to walk away from a move for Jadon Sancho unless the German club lower their exorbitant £108m demands for the England winger (Daily Telegraph, August 5)

United are determined not to be bullied into a deal for Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho. United see the German club’s €120m (£108m) valuation for the player under the current coronavirus conditions as “unrealistic” for a player who Dortmund themselves signed for £7.2m three years ago (Sky Sports, August 4); Manchester United and Borussia Dortmund remain far apart in their valuation of England forward Jadon Sancho (BBC, August 4); Manchester United have threatened to walk away from the Jadon Sancho deal if they cannot reach a compromise with Borussia Dortmund over the transfer fee (Daily Mail, August 4)

Kasper Schmeichel – Manchester United are weighing up a shock move for the Leicester goalkeeper to replace David de Gea as No 1 next season (The Sun On Sunday, August 2).

Callum Hudson-Odoi – Manchester United are considering lining up a shock move for the Chelsea winger, according to reports (The Sun On Sunday, August 2).

Sandro Tonali – Manchester United are reportedly set to be knocked back by the Italian wonderkid, who is being chased by Inter Milan (Mail On Sunday, August 2).

Benoit Badiashile – Manchester United have entered negotiations to sign the Monaco defender, according to reports from France (Sunday Mirror, August 2).

Dayot Upamecano – The defender has put pen to paper on a new contract with RB Leipzig in news which will come as a blow to Arsenal and Manchester United (Daily Mirror, August 1).

Gabriel Magalhaes – Manchester United are monitoring Lille defender Gabriel Magalhaes, with Everton, Napoli and Paris Saint-Germain embroiled in a race to sign the highly-rated centre-back (Sky Sports News, July 30).Pau Torres – Manchester United will have to pay Torres’ £45.5m release clause if they are to prise him away from Villarreal (Daily Star, July 30).

Kalidou Koulibaly – Manchester United are interested in a summer move for Koulibaly, but could be priced out if his £65m asking price turns into a bidding war (Daily Express, July 22); Manchester United and Liverpool have “made contact” with Napoli over the availability of Koulibaly – but Manchester City could try and swoop in. (Daily Star, July 11); United will go head to head with rivals Manchester City for the 29-year-old Senegal international’s signature (Independent, July 7).

Nuno Mendes – Manchester United are still interested in signing Sporting Lisbon teenager Mendes (Calciomercato, July 20).

Ismaila Sarr – The Watford winger, who has also been lined with Liverpool, has reportedly been identified as an alternative to Jadon Sancho (Sunday Mirror, July 19).

Victor Osimhen – Chelsea and Manchester United target Osimhen has reportedly passed a Napoli medical (RMC, July 20); United and Liverpool have held talks with the agent of the Lille striker, who wants to derail his proposed move to Napoli (Daily Express, July 18).

Alvaro Fernandez Carreras – United have agreed a deal with Real Madrid for the 17-year-old left-back, who will sign a four-year deal at Old Trafford (AS, July 17).

Thiago Alcantara – Manchester United are reportedly close to signing the Bayern Munich star ahead of this summer’s transfer window. (Daily Express, July 16).

Ben Chilwell – Manchester United will battle it out with Chelsea and Manchester City for the £60m-rated full-back and are moving into pole position to sign him. (The Sun, July 11); Luke Shaw could be sacrificed by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as Manchester United turn their focus towards Chilwell (Daily Mirror, July 12).

Moussa Dembele – Manchester United have ended their pursuit of Lyon striker Dembele due to wage demands and the emergence of Mason Greenwood (Daily Star, July 8).

Ousmane Dembele – Manchester United are weighing up a move for Barcelona star Dembele if they fail in their chase for Jadon Sancho this summer (Daily Mail, July 12).

Willian – Manchester United have been offered the opportunity to sign winger Willian on a free transfer with his Chelsea career coming to an end (Daily Star, June 24); Manchester United have made contact with Willian’s agent ahead of a potential free transfer from Chelsea this summer, according to reports. (The Sun, June 17).

Donny van de Beek – Manchester United have become the favourites to sign the Ajax midfielder this summer after Real Madrid backtracked in their move to sign him, according to reports in Holland. (Daily Mail, June 17); United have decided to focus their attention on signing Van de Beek rather than Kai Havertz this summer (Manchester Evening News, June 15).

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