Manchester United is ready to sell five players to help finance its move for the Borussia Dortmund superstar Jadon Sancho – According to reports.
Sancho is United’s priority transfer goal for the next window in the back of an exceptional season in the Bundesliga.
MEN Sport understands that the winger has a preference to return to Manchester, but is expected to pay a transfer fee of more than £ 100 million, a figure that could be considered unrealistic due to the financial repercussions of the coronavirus pandemic.
Mirror suggest United He will seek to sell five players to finance his move to the England international with Alexis Sanchez, Chris Smalling, Phil Jones, Jesse Lingard and Andreas Pereira among whom are reportedly nearing an exit.
Sánchez and Smalling are on loan to Serie A Inter teams in Milan and Rome and are expected to complete permanent moves away from Old Trafford. Lingard, Jones and Pereira have battled for playing time with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer this season.
Elsewhere, Mirror They also report that United’s transfer target Jude Bellingham agreed to join Borussia Dortmund from Birmingham.
United’s interest in the 16-year-old was evident during the January transfer window and Bellingham received a tour of United’s training facility in March as he planned his next move.
The report states that he has decided to move to the Bundesliga after being impressed with Sancho’s development in Dortmund after his move from Manchester City.
Dortmund is reported to pay £ 15m to sign the youngster, although the transfer is expected to exceed £ 25m.