Man Utd set to prioritise the signing of highly-rated English duo

By | January 29, 2020

Premier League ignts Manchester United reportedly intend to prioritise the signing of Aston Villa’s creative midfielder Jack Grealish and Leicester City’s star James Maddison during the summer transfer window.

While the Red Devils need to add more creativity in the centre of the pitch and on the flanks, Norwegian manager is running out of time to strengthen his team in those areas when the transfer window in January.

Despite the growing frustration at Old Trafford, The Independent reports claim that every effort will be made to secure the services of Jack Grealish and James Maddison later in 2020.

The report claim that the two English midfielders are at the top of the teams shortlist ahead of what is likely to be a busy period at Old Trafford.

Between them, Jack Grealish and James Maddison have founded back of the net 13 times and provided eight assists in the English top-tier this campaign.

While Grealish could cost upwards of £50m, the Foxes are believed to value Maddison in the region of £80m.

Meanwhile, Serie A outfits Brescia midfielder Sandro Tonali is reportedly a transfer target for both Liverpool and Manchester United before the end of the January transfer window.

The 19-year-old midfielder who has also been heavily linked with Serie A defending champions, Juventus, played a vital role in Brescia’s promotion from Serie B last campaign and has again been in stunning form this season.