Man United set to break bank for €130m-rated Bundesliga attacker

By | September 21, 2021

Manchester United will reportedly prioritise a move for Bundesliga giants, Borussia Dortmund forward Erling Braut Haaland in 2022.

The 20-times English champions strengthened their attacking ranks with the acquisitions of Cristiano Ronaldo and Jadon Sancho over the summer, while Edinson Cavani is also staying on for another campaign.

Cavani was rumoured with a last-minute move to La Liga giants, Barcelona before reaffirming his desire to remain put at Old Trafford, which allowed Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to put their pursuit of Norwegian forward, Haaland on hold.

According to ESPN, the Norwegian striker stats are firmly on the radar of the Red Devils, who are set to be one of several teams seeking to win the race for his services next year.

Haaland’s £68m release activating will supposedly see PSG, Man City and Bayern Munich all register an interest, while Real Madrid are also keeping close tabs on the situation, however, are set to sign Kylian Mbappe on a free transfer next year.

Haaland has already managed to found back of the net six times and provided three assists from five appearances in all tournaments this season and remains contracted to Dortmund until the summer of 2024.