Not Dembele: Man Utd in danger to miss out signing of Barcelona wing wizard

By | November 25, 2020

Barcelona are reportedly keen to tie Ansu Fati to the club by offering a contract extension amid interest from Manchester United.

The 18-year-old is currently on the sidelines following to a long-term knee injury, however, made an impressive start to the 2020-21 campaign, founding back of the net five times and providing four assists in 10 games at club level.

The forward current deal at Camp Nou is due to expire in June 2022, however, a recent report claimed that the Catalan heavyweights are ‘on track’ to extend the deal for Spanish international winger.

According to Mundo Deportivo, La Liga giants want Ansu Fanti to sign a deal until the end of the 2025-26 campaign and are prepared to offer him a lucrative package.

Spaniard, who was heavily linked with a switch to Man United over the summer, has found back of the net 13 times and provided five assists in 43 first-team game for Ronald Koeman’s side.

The starlet is believed to have a £367m release clause in his current deal.

Meantime, Manchester United playmaker Bruno Fernandes has reportedly emerged as a surprise transfer target for El Classico giants, Barcelona and Real Madrid.

Portugal international midfielder has enjoyed a productive first 11 months at Old Trafford, founding back of the net 18 times and provided 13 assists from just 33 games.

With Bruno Fernandes possessing a deal until 2025, the Red Devils are in a good position regarding the player’s future.