MANCHESTER UNITED have finally made a breakthrough in the transfer market – with full-back Tyrell Malacia set to become their first signing of the summer on Monday.
The 22-year-old Feyenoord defender jetted into the North West on Sunday and went through the first stages of his medical.
Five-cap Holland ace Tyrell Malacia is on the brink of joining Man UtdCredit: Getty
The Old Trafford future of Alex Telles is under question as United prepare to tie up a deal for fellow left-back Tyrell MalaciaCredit: Getty
And should it all go to plan he will put the finishing touches to his move – which will cost the Red Devils an initial £13 million.
The Brazilian has indicated he will look for a move – possibly on loan – with former club Porto among the options.
United would also listen to offers for youngster Brandon Williams, who spent last season on loan at Norwich.
United hope their first signing will quickly be followed by more and they hope to pip Arsenal to the signature of Ajax defender Lisandro Martinez.
Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong remains the highest profile target and a move remains on course – despite the Spanish club claiming at the weekend that he will stay.
Ajax wide man Antony is the forward new boss Erik Ten Hag wants – but his former club are not budging from their £70 million price tag.
And it’s now been suggested United plus Arsenal are monitoring Paulo Dybala’s situation.
But Inter milan remain favourites for the Argentina striker, 28, following his release from Juventus.
Meanwhile, Bayern Munich are the bookies’ favourites to land wantaway Old Trafford legend Cristiano Ronaldo.
Chelsea and the 37-year-old’s former club Juventus are next in the list.
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