Erik ten Hag will try to sign winger Antony if he gets Man United manager job – Man United News And Transfer News


Erik ten Hag will attempt to make Brazilian star Antony one in all his first signings if he turns into supervisor of Manchester United, in keeping with a brand new report.

The 22 12 months previous has been in high quality type for Ten Hag’s present aspect, Ajax, this season, scoring 12 objectives and registering 10 assists over the course of 33 matches.

He has additionally already performed eight occasions for Brazil, netting two objectives.

Ten Hag, in the meantime, is favorite to grow to be United’s subsequent boss and was interviewed for the place final week, in keeping with experiences.

The Telegraph’s James Ducker experiences that ‘If Ten Hag strikes golf equipment this summer time, it’s thought he can be involved in signing Antony… who has impressed beneath him at Ajax and is incomes a rising band of admirers.’

Signing a proper winger would have appeared just like the least of United’s priorities only a few months in the past, when Jadon Sancho and Mason Greenwood had been preventing for a beginning berth in that place every week.

Nonetheless, Sancho has loved a renaissance having been swapped to the left by Ralf Rangnick following the poor type of Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial, now on mortgage at Sevilla.

He’s due to this fact more likely to keep on that flank until the brand new supervisor has different concepts.

Greenwood, in the meantime, has been suspended by the membership following legal investigations.

19-year-old Anthony Elanga has proven nice promise within the function beneath Rangnick and his presence might in the end imply that different positions, reminiscent of centre again, proper again, defensive midfielder and striker, will nonetheless take precedence.

Nonetheless, it is vital that the squad has choices in every place and with a switch worth of just below £30 million (supply: transfermarkt.com), Antony might be a superb and thrilling addition to the squad.

With Elanga current and Martial more likely to return after his mortgage spell, coaching classes might be in peril of getting complicated when the shout goes out to ‘give it to Ant(h)ony on the wing!’

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