Woodward leaves tip for Solskjaer
Manchester United Executive Vice President Ed Woodward has given a clear indication that the Red Devils are living with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and looking at the club's current long-term reconstruction plan.
"Our recruiting process focuses on analyzing and selecting players over the course of a season, with a view to the transfer window of the following summer," Woodward said in a fan forum, according to football.london.
"As part of the reform, we see next summer as an important opportunity.
"There has been no shortage of investment in players in recent years, with more than £ 200 million spent since Ole became a manager."
"Our goal is to ensure that we continue to achieve consistency in the quality of recruitment.
"The recruitment department is working with a clear plan and philosophy, together with Ole and his technical team.
"Our focus is to bring a combination of experience and the best young players with the potential to develop further, merging graduates from our academy with high quality acquisitions."
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Manchester United are looking at Alexis Sanchez at the end of the season, with Ed Woodward looking at two new signings.
O Manchester Evening News say the Red Devils are looking for potential buyers for Chile's international, currently on loan to Inter Milan.
United wants two players in the summer to replace Sanchez – Jack Grealish and James Maddison.
The stars of Aston Villa and Leicester fit into United's new plan to hire young British talent.
Liverpool failed with an offer for Samuel Chukwueze in January.
France Football Villarreal rejected the Reds' offer before the transfer window was closed.
We suggest that Premier League leaders offer £ 30 million for the talented Nigeria winger, who has scored four goals and four assists this season.
The 20-year-old also received interest from Chelsea and has a £ 55 million release clause in his current contract, which expires in 2023.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta identified Manchester United transfer target James Maddison as a priority.
The Gunners made two loan signings in the January transfer window, with Pablo Mari and Cedric Soares going to the Emirates. Arsenal expects a busy summer window as Arteta seeks to attract players who adapt to its system.
And according to the Daily Mail, Arteta identified Leicester star Maddison and Celtic's Odsonne Edouard as the main transfer targets.
They say Arsenal will fight United for the star this summer.
However, Maddison must sign a new contract in Leicester, which further strengthens Fox's position in the transfer negotiations.
Maddison is a long-term target for Arsenal United's top four rivals, however, the Red Devils may turn their attention to Aston Villa's Jack Grealish.
Chelsea eye Kepa replacement
Chelsea is the most likely destination for Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana, goal tell.
The Cameroon international prefers a move to West London ahead of several other major European clubs that are accompanying the 23-year-old.
Tottenham, Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain are all interested in signing Onana.
But with a contested place at Stamford Bridge, the Cameroon international is interested in the move.
Blues boss Frank Lampard is looking forward to dismissing Kepa Arrizabalaga this summer.