Manchester United are reportedly pushing to signal FC Barcelona centre-back Ronald Araujo subsequent summer season.
The 22-year-old is considered one of La Liga’s greatest younger prospects and has been the glimmer of sunshine in Barcelona’s in any other case gloomy marketing campaign.
A bodily dominant centre-back, Araujo makes use of his energy and athleticism to impose himself upon the opposition strikers.
The Uruguayan is a wonderful reader of the sport and might be an asset at set-pieces.
He was built-in into the primary crew by former supervisor Ronaldo Koeman.
He has made 24 appearances up to now this season and has carried out impressively all through the season.
He was colossal in Barcelona’s 4-2 victory over Atletico Madrid earlier in the present day, scoring the essential third objective to kill the sport.
Araujo is reportedly nonetheless on an FC Barcelona B contract and the membership is about to supply him a brand new deal.
Based on Marca (through Sport Witness), United are ‘getting in the best way’ of Barcelona’s renewal makes an attempt, with Ralf Rangnick an enormous admirer.
With Eric Bailly and Phil Jones comparatively injury-prone, United may swoop in for Araujo.
He might be the best accomplice for Raphael Varane or Harry Maguire.
Nonetheless, the Catalan membership is claimed to be making ready a brand new contract that matches the 22 yr previous’s wage calls for, making a transfer to Outdated Trafford extremely unbelievable.