Man Utd News Now: Juan Mata Extension, AWB bid and Pogba desire to leave.
Manchester United are close to agree a contract extension with Spanish midfielder Juan Mata. The Spanish midfielder was set to leave Old Trafford as his contracts expires on June 30, 2019.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking for young players for Man United rebuild. Solskjaer knows that experience will be needed alongside skills and pace.
After signing 21-year old winger, Daniel James for £15M from Swansea. OGS is looking to secure an extension for Juan Mata before moving for Aaron Wan Bissaka of Crystal Palace.
Juan Mata signed for Man United during David Moyes reign and was part of the Europa League triumph in 2016. His experience will be vital to mould the new arrival at Old Trafford. On the other hands, his passing ability will profit pacy and skillfull players that Solskjaer is looking to sign in attack.
You won’t be surprise by Paul Pogba publicly claiming he wants a move to Real Madrid. Man United will try to convince him to stay by offering him £500,000 per week salary. Pogba currently earns £290,000 at Old Trafford.
Solskjaer is convinced that Pogba will be key part of his rebuilding. He wants the player to stay at least for next season. Similarly, the club chiefs have told Real Madrid that they will not accept any offers this summer.
As for Aaron Wan Bissaka, Crystal Palace is looking for at least £50m. They recently rejected an offer of £35m + £15m addons bonus from Man United. Crystal Palace will not block the move if Man United pay the £50m fee for AWB.