Manchester United signings ‘imminent’ with Erik ten Hag keen on three transfers

Manchester United signings ‘imminent’ with Erik ten Hag keen on three transfers

Erik ten Hag has a clear plan for new arrivals (Photo by Gerrit van Keulen/BSR Agency/Getty Images)

Erik ten Hag is finally set to bolster his Manchester United squad this summer, with arrivals reportedly ‘imminent’ at Old Trafford.

The Red Devils have yet to make a single addition to a squad that finished sixth last season and has been weakened by the departures of Edinson Cavani, Paul Pogba, Jesse Lingard, Juan Mata and Lee Grant.

Ten Hag gave a list of names to United’s board during a meeting in Amsterdam in early May and the club have been focused on signing his priority target, Frenkie de Jong.

Barcelona are seeking £73m for the Netherlands international and have turned down an opening bid from United worth around £52m.

Manchester United signings ‘imminent’ with Erik ten Hag keen on three transfers

De Jong and Eriksen are considered key targets (Photo by Eric Verhoeven/Soccrates/Getty Images)

But United are confident that they will get a deal over the line due to the club’s need to sale and Goal say deals are now ‘imminent’ at the Theatre of Dreams.

Christian Eriksen could be the first arrival, with Tottenham now backing away from a move for the Dane.

The 30-year-old is available on a free transfer and though Brentford are vying to extend his stay in north-west London, United hold the upper hand.

Manchester United signings ‘imminent’ with Erik ten Hag keen on three transfers

Antony is valued at £50m by Ajax (Photo by Edilzon Gamez/Getty Images)

Eriksen is expected to announce a decision at the end of June when he returns from a two-week break on holiday and United are optimistic that they have won the race.

Ajax winger Antony is another target and the Brazilian is desperate to join Ten Hag in Manchester.

The Dutch giants want around £50m for the 22-year-old and they will not stand in his way should he opt to leave Amsterdam.

News Related

OTHER NEWS

Gig workers set for minimum standards

Gig economy workers could soon have minimum standards enforced by the wages umpire. Photo: AAP Live Gig economy workers could soon have minimum standards enforced by the wages umpire, under ... Read more »

Franklin Templeton launches first Asian FinTech incubator in Singapore

Franklin Templeton, one of the world’s largest independent asset managers, on Tuesday officially opened its first Asian FinTech incubator in the heart of Singapore. The new Franklin Templeton Singapore FinTech ... Read more »

UAPs? UFOs? Mysterious Lights in San Diego Sky Identified by SDPD

Callers told NBC 7 that the flares were visible as far north as La Jolla and as far south as Rosarito, in Baja California Read more »

Pembangkang harus rapatkan saf ketika Umno ‘retak menunggu belah’

© Provided by MalaysiaNow Mendengar pendedahan demi pendedahan mengenai hal ehwal dalaman Umno terlontar keluar dari mulut Tajuddin Abdul Rahman, ahli Parlimen Pasir Salak yang digugurkan sebagai Ahli Majlis Kerja ... Read more »

Indian stocks set to post their worst half-year performance in two years

Photo: Bloomberg TO READ THE FULL STORY, SUBSCRIBE NOW NOW AT JUST RS 249 A MONTH. Key stories on business-standard.com are available to premium subscribers only.Already a premium subscriber? LOGIN ... Read more »

Data breach exposes private info of all California concealed-carry permit holders

A data breach has exposed the personal information of every person with a California permit to carry a concealed weapon, authorities said Tuesday. The California Department of Justice suffered the ... Read more »

Philippines: Maria Ressa’s Rappler news site ordered to shut down

© Provided by Al Jazeera Filipino journalist and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa, one of 2021 Nobel Peace Prize winners, poses for a portrait in Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines, October ... Read more »

Arm's new flagship GPU will include hardware ray tracing support. Yeah, ray-traced phones

Look out for it in high end phones in 2023. Read more »

Embrace my curves or diet? We are in such a hopeless mess about health, diet and exercise

In a magazine interview this week Fiona Bruce said that she only started exercising after having her son, 21 years ago, because her GP was “so appalled” that she never ... Read more »

Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon 2022: From the injury to Covid concerns, what we learned from win over Cerundolo

The Spaniard insists he is still rusty on grass and that he is not concerned by an apparent outbreak of Covid at Wimbledon Read more »

White Sox Offense Explodes, Yoán Moncada Returns in Win Over Angels

Sox observations: Offense explodes, Moncada returns originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago After failing to score five runs for five-straight games, the White Sox offense erupted in a 11-4 win ... Read more »

WNBA All-Star Candace Parker Celebrated by Cubs at Wrigley Field

WNBA All-Star Candace Parker throws first pitch at Cubs game originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago With a lot of enthusiasm (and a couple lyric adjustments), Chicago Sky All-Star Candace ... Read more »

Student mental health: Humen charity unveils league table ranking UK universities by levels of support

A men’s mental health charity has created a league table aiming to rank major UK universities by the mental health support they provide to students. The charity Humen said its ... Read more »

Victim hopes to find out how Maxwell and Epstein committed crimes for so long

Maxwell looked straight ahead and showed no emotion as judge Alison Nathan passed sentence in front of a packed public gallery. A victim of Ghislaine Maxwell has said she hopes ... Read more »

The ‘uncool’ British graduate wowing the art world

Portrait of the artist: Giovanelli is in her Manchester studio ‘every day from 6.30am’ – Michael Pollard “For a very long time,” says the 29-year-old British artist Louise Giovanelli, “I ... Read more »

Political scenario in Maharashtra paints very disturbing picture, says Governor, calls for floor test on Thursday

Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari. ANI Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Wednesday wrote a letter to the state Legislative Assembly Secretary Rajendra Bhagat to convene a Special Session of ... Read more »

Don 3 with Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan is not happening

To all those who ever loved the Don franchise—and I wasn’t one of them—there is bad news. There is no Don 3 happening in the near future, and certainly not ... Read more »

Illinois Primary Election: Bailey, Giannoulias Among Big Winners Tuesday

Link video: http://nbclim-download.edgesuite.net/Prod/NBCU_LM_VMS_-_WMAQ/984/619/17118927730-1080pnbcstations.mp4 Battle lines were clearly drawn on Tuesday night as Illinois voters went to the polls in the primary election, with both Republicans and Democrats saying they were ... Read more »

Illinois Election Results: Who Won, Which Races Haven't Been Called Yet

Election results came flooding in during the Illinois primary Tuesday, with some of the biggest races on the ballot shaping up as others remained too close to call. Here’s a ... Read more »

Two Mexicans charged after deaths of 51 migrants abandoned in sweltering truck in Texas

Two Mexicans have been charged after at least 51 migrants trapped inside an abandoned truck during a heatwave in Texas died. State officials said the 39 men and 12 women ... Read more »

Subway Surfers Tag Surfs On To The Apple Arcade This July 2022

There's also a bowling game! Read more »

GamerBraves Newsletter vol. 49 – Conventions in Malaysia Need Better Venues

Last weekend we saw fans across Malaysia trek to the Sunway Clio exhibition center in Petaling Jaya to enjoy ‘Cos-Mic’, one of many new conventions to spring up in the ... Read more »

New Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak Trailers Reveals More About the New Monsters in The Upcoming Expansion

Are you prepared to face the Shagaru Magala? Read more »

Clayton Kershaw’s All-Star path rockier after rough outing in Colorado

DENVER —  On Monday afternoon, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts thought there was a possible path for Clayton Kershaw to start next month’s All-Star Game at Dodger Stadium. By the end of ... Read more »

LAPD officer shoots, kills dog attacking woman in Sylmar

A Los Angeles police officer shot and killed one of two dogs that were reportedly mauling a woman Monday in Sylmar, officials said. Around 1:30 p.m., police received reports of ... Read more »

Late Night TV Hosts React To “Truly Insane” Revelations About Trump’s Multiple Jan. 6-Related Meltdowns

Trevor Noah on ‘The Daily Show’ Comedy Central via YouTube What was a dark day for Democracy turned out to be a shining night for late night TV. Cassidy Hutchinson, ... Read more »

Delta allowing flight changes for free over Fourth of July weekend

Delta has said it would trim about 100 flights a day in July and into August as airlines have had to cancel flights due to staff shortages Read more »

Major last minute change to Centrelink's new rules for job seekers – and it's GOOD news for every Aussie who has bombarded bosses with ridiculous resumes

Labor has made slight alterations to the new Workforce Australia systemWorkforce Australia will replace the JobActive scheme from next MondayIt will feature a points-based system for job seekers to get their paymentsEmployment Minister Tony Burke announced a 'clean slate' policy on TuesdayHe also revealed changes to the points-based system to help job seekers Read more »

Colombia Truth Commission presents final report on civil conflict

Colombia’s Truth Commission has presented its final report into the country’s long-running civil conflict, announcing that at least 450,664 people were killed over the course of nearly six decades of ... Read more »

Rep. Danny Davis Fends Off Kina Collins Primary Challenge, NBC News Projects

In one of the closest races of the election cycle, Rep. Danny Davis has fended off a challenge from activist Kina Collins in Illinois’ 7th Congressional district, NBC News is ... Read more »

Deborah James had final wish 'to die at parents home' for the sake of kids

Shortly before her death, the late Dame Deborah James talked about her final wish to pass away at her parents' home in order to save her children from additional anguish. ... Read more »

UK weather forecast: Storms and hail to batter Brits sparking flood risk in washout

Brits are set for heavy showers, thunderstorms and even hail for parts of the UK with flooding a possibility but in the sun it could reach 23C. The weather has ... Read more »

US state guvs and LGs vouch for strong ties with India; pitches for FDI

A bipartisan group of American state governors and top officials have vouched for strong bilateral ties with India and pitched for investment from the Indian corporate sector who they said ... Read more »

Route Mobile slips 7% on profit booking after board approves share buyback

Shares of Route Mobile dipped 7 per cent to Rs 1,236.65 on the BSE in Wednesday's trade, falling 10 per cent in two trading days on profit booking. Earlier, the ... Read more »

Maharashtra crisis: Thackeray asked to prove majority in Assembly tomorrow

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray has been asked to prove his majority on June 30. (Photo: ANI) Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has convened a special session of the state assembly ... Read more »

UP govt launches special drive to provide crop insurance to farmers

Representative image The Uttar Pradesh government will be launching a special drive to provide insurance coverage to farmers against potential crop damage. The drive, slated to begin from the first ... Read more »

Cong distances itself from MP Tewari's views favouring Agnipath scheme

The Congress on Wednesday distanced itself from party MP Manish Tewari's stand favouring the Agnipath scheme, saying those were entirely his own views and not of the party which firmly ... Read more »

Maharashtra crisis: Guv Koshiyari orders CM Thackeray to prove majority

Uddhav Thackeray Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has asked the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi government of Shiv Sena-Nationlaist Congress Party-Congress to take a floor test and prove its majority on ... Read more »

Big agrochem firms may use drones for chemical spraying this kharif season

Industry sources estimate that drones could be used for spraying pesticides and other plant chemicals in around 30,000 acres this kharif season largely as pilot projects. Major plant protection companies, ... Read more »

June qtr could see some more earnings downgrades: Anoop Bhaskar, IDFC MF

Anoop Bhaskar, head of equity, IDFC AMC Equity investments are not meant to be viewed in the context of a few months, rather few years and preferably at least a ... Read more »