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The latest players linked with a move to Manchester United…
Jadon Sancho – Manchester United transfer target Jadon Sancho is in Borussia Dortmund’s plans for the new season, insists the Bundesliga club’s sporting director Michael Zorc. The England international – who is valued by his club at £108m – has travelled with the Dortmund squad for their pre-season training camp in Switzerland (Sky Sports, August 10).
Jack Grealish – Grealish is expected back at Aston Villa for pre-season training at the end of the month as 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 Villa captain (Sky Sports News, July 28); The Villa captain is a target for United but has been warned he may not be a regular starter every week (Independent, July 28); United will face stiff competition from Borussia Dortmund for Grealish in the upcoming transfer window (Daily Express, July 2)
Kasper Schmeichel – 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 – United are considering lining up a shock move for the Chelsea winger (The Sun On Sunday, August 2).
Sandro Tonali – 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 – 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 United (Daily Mirror, August 1).
Gabriel Magalhaes – United are monitoring the Lille defender, with Everton, Napoli and Paris Saint-Germain embroiled in a race to sign the highly rated centre back (Sky Sports, July 30).
Pau Torres -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 – 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); 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 City for the 29-year-old Senegal international’s signature (Independent, July 7).
Nuno Mendes – 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 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 – United are reportedly close to signing the Bayern Munich star ahead of this summer’s transfer window. (Daily Express, July 16).
Ben Chilwell – 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 – 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 – 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 – 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); United have made contact with Willian’s agent ahead of a potential free transfer from Chelsea this summer, according to reports. (Sun, June 17).
Donny van de Beek – 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).
Alexis Sanchez – The United forward has left the club on a free transfer to join Inter Milan on a three-year deal (Aug 6).
Angel Gomes – United have confirmed Gomes has not taken up the offer of a new contract and has left the club. The youngster has joined Lille but will l immediately go out on loan to Boavista after joining the Ligue 1 side (Aug 6).
The latest on players linked with a Man United exit…
Dean Henderson – Manchester United want Sheffield United to pay all of Henderson’s wages next season (The Sun On Sunday, August 9)
Diogo Dalot – Carlo Ancelotti is targeting the United defender to bolster his defensive options this summer (Mirror, Aug 7).
Jesse Lingard – United will listen to offers for the 27-year-old England midfielder (Guardian, Aug 7).
Chris Smalling – Roma could revive their interest in a permanent deal for the 30-year-old United and England centre back, who they had on loan last season, after the Italian club was taken over by new owners (Calciomercato, Aug 7); Juventus will offer Federico Bernardeschi as a part-exchange to bring Smalling back to Serie A for next season (CalcioMercato, August 3); United will not be extending Smalling’s current loan deal with Roma (July 25); United are close to agreeing the permanent sale of Chris Smalling to Roma (Daily Express, July 12). Manchester United and Roma are in talks about extending Chris Smalling’s loan deal beyond this season (Daily Mirror, July 10).
Eric Bailly – The United and Ivory Coast defender has been offered to AC Milan, but the Italian side are not interested in a deal (Gazzetta dello Sport, Aug 7).
Sergio Romero – The goalkeeper wants to hold showdown talks with Manchester United over his future – with Dean Henderson heading back to Old Trafford (The Sun, July 31).
Marcos Rojo – United have no plans to reintegrate the 30-year-old defender following his unsuccessful loan at Estudiantes (Manchester Evening News, July 17)
Marcus Rashford – Paris Saint-Germain are interested in signing the striker, who is ‘willing to listen’ to any offers, but Manchester United have set a £100m price tag on the striker (Daily Star, July 15).
Luke Shaw – Shaw could be sacrificed by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as United turn their focus towards Ben Chilwell (Daily Mirror, July 12).
Paul Pogba – The Frenchman is willing to make a dramatic U-turn by opening talks over a new contract at United (Daily Mail, July 9); Real Madrid are lining up a summer move for Pogba as part of their priority transfer business ahead of next season (Get French Football News, July 7)
Tahith Chong – United are open to allowing Chong out on loan amid reported interest from Werder Bremen (Aug 6); Bremen have stated their interest in taking the United winger on loan (Sun, Aug 6).
The latest Manchester United contract talk…
Mason Greenwood – The 18-year-old’s form has earned a new £40,000-a-week contract at Old Trafford, just nine months after he signed his last (Sun on Sunday, July 19).
Timothy Fosu-Mensah – United will give the 22-year-old a chance to secure his long-term future at the club amid interest from clubs in Germany (Manchester Evening News, July 17).
Paul Pogba – The French midfielder is close to agreeing a new five-year United deal (The Sun, July 17).
Fred – The Brazil midfielder is open for talks over a new long-term United deal after a stunning turnaround in form (Sun, June 25).
Brandon Williams – The full-back is set to be awarded a new deal by United just eight months after signing his last (Daily Mirror, June 5).
The summer transfer window will run for 10 weeks from July 27 and close at 11pm on October 5. A domestic-only window for trades between the Premier League and EFL then runs from October 5 and closes on Friday October 16 at 5pm. Follow all the news and analysis on Sky Sports News and across Sky Sports’ digital platforms.