Manchester united latest summer transfer news : Manchester United to make Marquinhios the Most Expensive defender in the world
Manchester United FC are likely to have a €70m bid for Brazilian & Paris Saint Germain defender Marquinhos accepted this summer, according to Spanish publication Sport.
Manchester united latest summer transfer news :The PSG Centre Back is understood to have rejected the offer of a new deal with his current club and has allegedly claimed via his agent, that he feels his time in the French capital has come to an end now.
PSG Star Marquinhos has reportedly been a top target for Spanish side Barcelona over the last few years, but Sport now suggest an ongoing feud between PSG and the Catalans means that the Blaugrana will abandon their pursuit of the centre-back and thus pave the way for Manchester United to make a move.
According to the latest report, Red Devils Boss Jose Mourinho will look to make Marquinhos the cornerstone of his defence with a €70m bid, having seen all of his current centre-backs suffer injuries all-too frequently throughout the season.
Manchester united latest summer transfer news :The Brazilian star has long been courted as one of the top defenders in the world and the 23-year-old still has age on his side, meaning that he would prove to be a long-term option for the United, should reports of their healthy bid prove true.
Barcelona acceptance that they will be unable to sign Marquinhos will also make negotiations easier for United, as PSG remain adamant that they will not discuss anything with the Blaugrana nation.
Manchester united latest summer transfer news :The poor relationship between the two clubs is said to have soured even further following the thrilling Champions League last-16 meeting between the duo earlier this season, as Sport claim that past issues involving a meeting between PSG and Neymar’s representatives are also behind the hostilities.