Manchester United have set their sights on RB Leipzig ahead Christopher Nkunku subsequent summer season.
In line with ESPN, the Pink Devils are eyeing a transfer for the 24 12 months previous, with Ralf Rangnick pushing for the switch.
The German coach is a eager admirer of Nkunku and has urged United’s scouts to extend their give attention to the Frenchman.
Nkunku is but to make his senior debut for France however has impressed many all over the world along with his performances for Leipzig.
The 24-year-old is flexible and may play as an attacking midfielder and on both wing. In 31 appearances to date this season, Nkunku has scored 19 targets and registered 13 assists.
The Frenchman’s contract expires in 2024, and Leipzig’s head of soccer Oliver Mintzlaff is decided to maintain his man:
“He [Nkunku] may also play with us subsequent season due to course he’s a vital participant.
“In soccer, nothing is ever sure, however that’s our plan.
“We don’t have many gamers who can depart us in the summertime. We need to strengthen the staff reasonably than weaken it.”
As per earlier reviews, Man United shall be out there for a striker.
Whereas Nkunku won’t be a participant within the mildew of Edinson Cavani and Cristiano Ronaldo, he resembles a unique sort of ahead.
If United do intend on altering their philosophy to a extra fashionable method, Nkunku can be the best match.
Nevertheless, it gained’t be a simple deal to drag off, with Actual Madrid, Manchester Metropolis, Liverpool and Arsenal within the participant.