Man United held talks with £30m-rated Bundesliga centre-back
Man United held negotiations with RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano and planning to make a bid in July when the transfer window opens again. Red Devils have problems in the back-line as Phil Jones is in terrible form, Eric Bailly linked with several clubs, and their back-up is necessary.
French centre-back is the best choice in this situation as he has a fantastic season and paid attention. Ole Gunnar ready to spend big money on the footballer during this summer but it will be difficult to sign him as Atletico Madrid, Chelsea and Liverpool also preparing to make an offer during the transfer window.
There will be a real battle for the footballer, and his price could increase and become much more. In this campaign, Upamecano played 20 matches in all tournament as he has an injury and missed many games. Despite this, he is a very talented footballer and can achieve significant success if he continuous improvement.
Dayot joined the German club from RB Salzburg in 2017 with a €10m deal. He has contracted with the Red Bulls until 2021, and his release clause is nearly €30m. Man United have a good result in the Premier League as they are in a fifth place in the table and have a big chance to finish this tournament in top 4.
Red Devils also reached the Champions League quarter-final, and they have to face Barcelona in April. Norwegian manager also linked with Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly, Inter Milan defender Milan Skriniar, Real Madrid footballer Raphael Varane and Milan player Alessio Romagnoli.