Manchester United close in on completing second signing of the summer

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According to report via the Telegraph, Manchester United are set to make an offer for Sean Longstaff in the next 48 hours.

United are contemplating a surprise swoop to sign the 21-year-old who Ole Gunnar Solskjaer sees as a possible replacement for outgoing star Ander Herrera at Old Trafford.

According to the same story, Longstaff is on Solskjaer’s wish list of summer targets as the Manchester United boss looks to revamp his squad.

 

 Sean Longstaff in action for Newcastle

The Metro report goes on to say that United have held initial discussions surrounding Longstaff with their Premier League rivals Newcastle.

Meanwhile, Swansea star, Daniel James has ‘agreed’ personal terms with Manchester United.

Sky Sports reports that James is set to become Man United’s first signing of the summer.

The report claimed that Ole Gunnar Solksjaer’s side are close to agreeing on a £15million fee from Swansea for the winger.

James currently has a year left on his contract with the Champions side club.

The Wales international was included in manager, Ryan Giggs’ Wales squad for their Portugal training camp ahead of next month’s Euro 2020 qualifying round matches against Croatia and Hungary respectively.

The 21-year-old scored his debut international goal for Wales in their 1-0 victory over Slovakia in March.

 

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