Manchester United have been dealt a giant blow of their seek for a right-winger with Ousmane Dembele wanting prone to keep at Barcelona.
The Crimson Devils have persistently been linked to the Frenchman previously as a substitute for Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho.
Even latest reviews from Mundo Deportivo have advised that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s males are on the entrance of the queue for the Barcelona wideman.
Nonetheless, Barca Head Coach Ronald Koeman has scuppered any probabilities of Dembele shifting to Outdated Trafford, with Dutchman stating that he would love the Frenchman to remain on the Nou Camp.
It’s in fact a substantial blow to Manchester United of their pursuit of a winger.
Dembele, rated at £45m, has been with the Catalans since a 2017 transfer from Borussia Dortmund.
Which right-winger ought to Manchester United signal?
Within the time since, he has made 110 appearances for the Spanish giants, scoring 29 targets and offering 20 assists at a price of a aim contribution each 2.2 matches, performances which have earned him appreciable reward from all quarters. Particularly, Barca teammate Lionel Messi has labelled him as a “phenomenon”.
For comparability, present Crimson Devils’ right-winger Mason Greenwood has averaged a aim contribution each 2.9 matches since he broke by way of into the Manchester United first staff.
With any potential deal for Dembele off of the desk, it may vastly alter Manchester United’s switch plans.
Ought to they return for first alternative Jadon Sancho, that deal is prone to price significantly extra, with the Dortmund man rated at £90m – precisely double that of Dembele.
Ought to they elect to spend that a lot, this might dramatically lower their accessible assets for different departments on the pitch.
In the meantime, ought to they appear elsewhere, they won’t fairly get the precise man that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is searching for.
The acquisition of Dembele would definitely have rectified these issues so together with his future in Spain now seemingly safe, Ed Woodward and the Crimson Devils have actually felt the affect.
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