Fabrizio Romano provides update on Donny van de Beek’s move to Man United


Transfer guru Fabrizio Romano has given Manchester United fans hope the club are set to sign Ajax’s Donny van de Beek ‘soon’.

Social media collapsed yesterday after the midfielder was sent off from Ajax squad for a pre-season game against Eintracht Frankfurt and head coach Erik Ten Hag confirmed that “There are indeed developments that keep him out of the squad,” asked about a transfer. .

FC Barcelona specialist journalist Gerard Romero also announced yesterday that the Catalan side are not pursuing a transfer for the Dutchman, leading United fans everywhere to draw the conclusion that it must be United who are about to sign him.

Romano then upped the ante with a tweet thread at 9.13pm last night, saying “Manchester United have been in contact with Donny Van de Beek’s agents for weeks – he’s been spotted for many months.

“It is seen as an ‘opportunity’ but Ajax are still waiting to receive an official offer. Barcelona refuse any contact to sign Van de Beek.

“Donny Van de Beek would love to join the Premier League and he is awaiting an official candidacy after the clubs contacted his agents in recent weeks. Ajax will let him go if a club matches the price [around €40M]».

At 4:20 a.m. this morning, Romano added:

Ajax have a great relationship with Manchester United – they already know how interested Man Utd is in Donny van de Beek. But they are still waiting for the submission of an official offer.

“Barcelona have been so quiet for weeks on VdB. “

When asked if he knew if United were going to bid for the player anytime soon, he then replied:

“If a club signs Van de Beek, I guess it will be ‘soon’ and you won’t have to wait 30 days …”

After weeks of frustration for Manchester United fans over the club’s inability to land the first Jadon Sancho goal and the lack of any further signing, the idea of ​​a quick and painless transfer is alluring and will certainly provide relief. Executive Vice President Ed Woodward. and the owners of the club, once again fallen into the limelight due to the lack of activity.

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