Second source claims Manchester United have made offer for defender, decision now awaited

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Friday’s edition of Mundo Deportivo has a ‘Top Secret’ report on the 19-year-old Matthijs de Ligt move to Manchester United.

The report suggest the defender has not accepted Barcelona’s proposal, it’s claimed the star has an ‘offer’ from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side.

Bayern Munich and Juventus also get a mention as it’s states the two clubs have also made offers for the Netherlands international.

Manchester United have offered Matthijs de Ligt a massive £236,000-per-week, to move to Old Trafford this summer, Sport reports.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is in need of a central defender and the Ajax captain fits the bill.

United have now offered him £12.3million-a-year, in an attempt to gazump the queue of top European clubs chasing the 19-year-old.

Barcelona had been front-runners to sign de Ligt after his close friend and team-mate Frenkie de Jong agreed a move in January.

But the Spanish giants are aware that they will not be able to match the wages United are willing to pay.

De Ligt is set to leave Holland, after leading Ajax to the domestic double.

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