The truth that West Ham United are making a transfer for PSV’s Ibrahim Sangaré won’t come as welcome information for Man United followers.
Sangaré has been extensively tipped to be a top quality various to Frenkie de Jong ought to the Pink Devils fail to amass the Dutchman’s companies this summer season.
Certainly, some have argued that given the mediocre state of the United midfield, each gamers can be wanted, particularly given their completely different profiles.
Whereas De Jong is a deep-lying playmaker, Sangaré has extra of an all-round sport and is superb defensively, being extra of a conventional quantity 6.
The Ivorian can be accessible at an inexpensive worth, at 24 is a perfect age and as somebody enjoying within the Eredivisie, it’s laborious to think about that United boss Erik ten Hag will not be properly conscious of his capabilities.
And but whereas United wait within the hopes of signing De Jong, some argue with slim likelihood of success, they may enable Sangaré to slide previous and into the arms of Premier league rivals, the Hammers.
West Ham Central tweeted concerning the membership’s curiosity earlier right this moment.
BREAKING: Membership might make a transfer for Cornet’s worldwide staff mate Ibrahim Sangare of PSV. @ExWHUemployee
— West Ham Central (@WestHam_Central) August 5, 2022
It feels as if lightning might be about to strike twice in the identical place.
The opposite place United unquestionably have to strengthen is striker.
And but final week, the Pink Devils as soon as once more sat on their arms whereas the Hammers signed sensible 23-year-old Italian star, Gianluca Scamacca from Sassuolo for simply €36 million.
United have been linked with 19 yr outdated Benjamin Sesko, however with a €50 million plus price ticket and only a handful of senior video games behind him, this can be a lengthy shot at greatest.
If the Londoners do handle to amass Sangaré’s companies as properly, few would argue that their summer season switch enterprise has eclipsed United’s regardless of the latter’s far larger pedigree, pulling energy and funds, which is hardly the begin to his reign that Ten Hag would have wished.
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