01 September 2020 18:35
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is at loggerheads with the club's board over a potential deal for RB Leipzig star Dayot Upamecano, according to reports. The Norwegian is eager to sign the defender as he targets the Premier League title. But some within the club feel it would be a risky move. Man Utd plan to give Van de Beek new role once Woodward seals deal Man Utd know their next three signings after Donny van de Beek deal Manchester United are poised to complete a deal for Ajax star Donny van de Beek, with the midfielder undergoing a medical on Monday. And, now, Solskjaer is eager to bring RB Leipzig powerhouse Upamecano to Old Trafford.
The centre-back impressed as the German outfit reached the semi-finals of the Champions League last season, where they lost 3-0 to Paris Saint-Germain. Arsenal, Real Madrid and Chelsea have all been linked with the 21-year-old amid his stirring performances over at the Red Bull Arena. And The Telegraph say Solskjaer himself is determined to secure the arrival of a player widely regarded as one of the most-promising centre-backs in world football. However, while that's the case, some within the club are concerned about signing Upamecano. THINK YOU KNOW FOOTBALL? Football quiz questions and answers: 15 questions and answers for your home pub quiz