Manchester United remain focused on their rebuilding exercise this summer. The Red Devils look to continue their steady progress under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer by bringing the best talent on earth to Old Trafford.
The Norwegian has overseen a steady rise since taking over the Premier League giants and has achieved back-to-back top-three finishes for the first time since Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement.
Manchester United need cutlery to show their efforts and Solskjaer is determined to achieve his goals by bringing in reinforcements during the summer. The Red Devils want to boost their defense and midfield before taking the field in the new season.
Along those lines, let’s take a look at Manchester United’s top transfer stories since July 27, 2021.
Manchester United confirm the signing of Raphael Varane
Manchester United has confirmed Raphael Varane’s arrival at Old Trafford. The Red Devils have announced that they have reached an agreement with Real Madrid for the Frenchman. However, the deal is subject to a medical examination, while the personal terms have already been agreed.
Varane is one of the best defenders in modern football and has enjoyed tremendous success during his decade-long stay at the Santiago Bernabéu.
The Frenchman had previously turned down the La Liga giants’ offer of a contract extension after entering the final 12 months of his contract with Los Blancos. Varane was eager to face a new challenge, Manchester United being his preferred destination and Real Madrid have granted his wish.
The Red Devils will pay the Spanish giants 50 million euros in total for the signing of the French. Varane is expected to arrive in England this week for his medical examination and will have to undergo a mandatory quarantine before his move is completed.
Red Devils pay attention to £ 25m French midfielder
With Raphael Varane set to arrive at Old Trafford, Manchester United will turn their attention to Eduardo Camavinga below, according to We all follow United through Daily Star. The Red Devils want a new defensive midfielder this summer and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is convinced the Frenchman is the right candidate for the job.
Manchester United have a long-term interest in Camavinga and have been tracking the player for quite some time. The Rennes midfielder is in the final year of his current contract and has informed the club that he will not sign an extension. The Ligue 1 team is keen to let the 18-year-old walk away for £ 25 million.
Newcastle United interested in Manchester United star
Newcastle United is eager to complete a move for Axel Tuanzebe, according to Hard Entry via The Telegraph. The Englishman has struggled to gain playing time at Manchester United of late, and injuries hurt his chances with the first team.
The arrival of Raphael Varane will push the 23-year-old further down the pecking order at Old Trafford.
Manchester United are aware that Tuanzebe needs regular playing time to regain his form and fitness. The Red Devils may be willing to approve a loan deal for the Englishman this summer and the Magpies are leading the race for his signing.