Man United handed Camavinga boost, Rooney on Sancho deal and icon approves Varane deal in Manchester United top news
Manchester United’s possible signing of Raphael Varane has been approved by Andy Cole
It has been no secret in the media over the past few months that United are open to the idea of splashing the cash and bringing Varane to Old Trafford in a deal worth around £60 million.
Varane is one of the most decorated Madrid players in recent times after helping the club win four Champions League trophies, three La Liga titles, three Spanish Super Cups and the Copa del Rey since arriving from Lens back in 2011.
The latest reports suggest United are confident of reaching an agreement for Varane over the next fortnight, with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer intent on bringing a proven centre-half with pace to Old Trafford to compliment captain Harry Maguire.
And amid the rumours that Varane is closing in on a move to United, Cole has opened up and approved his arrival at the club, claiming that he has the qualities to take the club forward.
‘If that happens, I think it’s going to be a big, big positive,’ former United and England striker Cole told The Mirror.
‘He’s still very young for a centre-half and has played at the highest level for many many years now.
‘He’s won numerous championships and Champions Leagues with Real Madrid, World Cup winner
‘So he obviously has the qualities to bring Manchester United forward, so if it happens I think it would be a fantastic signing.’
Look, the players that United are looking to add to the squad over the next few weeks are some big time players and they will be stars that will have the likes of Manchester City and Chelsea worried
Varane is one of the best defenders on the planet and a player that could make a real difference to the United squad
Wayne Rooney has given his take on Manchester United’s signing of Jadon Sancho this summer window
The Red Devils have had a £77.5million transfer bid accepted from Borussia Dortmund as the 21-year-old looks to come to the Premier League and test himself in the worlds best
He is tipped to become one of the very best wingers in world football and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was desperate to add him to the attack, and add another threat up top as he looks to win that Premier League title next season
Rooney, who is United’s all-time leading goalscorer, is expecting Sancho to shine at Old Trafford, telling Sky Sports on the back of a 2-1 friendly defeat for his Derby side against Solskjaer’s troops: “He scores goals, creates goals, so I think it’s a very good signing.”
The Red Devils icon added: “I think there will be a lot of pressure, which there should be with Manchester United.
“Sancho coming in, they are rumoured to be in for a few more players.
“They are in a period now where the fans will be wanting success, silverware, and Ole and his coaching staff will be under pressure to deliver that.”
We are all interested to see just how Sancho does in the Premier League next season as it is not the Bundesliga, he will come up against quality players on a weekly basis. And will need to deal with the pressures that the media also bring
But he should be a signing that fans will love, he really has alot of quality in that body of his
RENNES president Nicolas Holveck has not ruled out the possibility of youngster Eduardo Camavinga leaving the club this summer.
Now, we have spoken a number of times about the reports that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is keen to delve into that transfer kitty and add a few players to the squad in order to get them back into winning titles
Regarded as one of the finest talents in world football right now, Camavinga is already a full French International and is tipped to go on and become one of the best midfielders in world football.
Now, they have been handed a real boost in their bid to try and get the lad signed up after Holveck has not ruled out the possibility of youngster leaving Rennes this summer transfer window.
Holvek told French radio station RMC: “Discussions are still ongoing.
“Everything is open, either for a departure during this transfer window – if an offer satisfies everyone – or to extend [his contract].
“He won’t leave for cheap, we’ve had a lot of discussions but nothing is complete one way or another.”
If United did manage to secure a transfer deal for Camavinga, they would be getting a seriously gifted midfielder as he will develop into the player that could dominate that red devils MIDFIELD
He would be costing the club alot of money, but he has his whole future ahead of him and as we said, he has the potential to develop into one of the very best midfielders in world football.
If he makes the right decisions