Derby County boss Wayne Rooney is hoping to seal a loan deal for young Manchester United defender Teden Mengi on Monday.
Mengi, 18, has been with the United youth team set up for the past two years. He made 15 appearances in Premier League 2 last season and has turned out seven occasions in 2020-2021.
The Manchester-born star made his first look as a substitute in a Europa League match against LASK in August 2020. Old Trafford bosses fee him excessive and is trying ready for a stellar career.
Gaining sport time shall be crucial to his improvement and seems prone to come with Derby. Former Red Satan Rooney has been eager to strengthen his squad since taking over the place completely.
Derby loses Morgan Whittaker to Swansea, whereas George Evans is away to Millwall and Liverpool’s Kaide Gordon joins Liverpool. The former England captain has used his United connections to get a deal over the road on the closing day.
Mengi, who has been coaching regularly with United’s first team squad, is due to bear a medical examination on Monday. Ole United boss Gunnar Solskjaer applauded the move and feels it can profit all events concerned.
It stays to be seen what number of steps Mengi is getting at Pleasure Park Stadium. He’ll join the Derby side sitting 18th within the Championship standings.
They’re just 5 points above the relegation zone. Nevertheless, three wins in a row sees the Rams move in the suitable route under Rooney’s management.
Defender in demand
One man who’s actually creating pleasure away from Old Trafford is defender Diogo Dalot. The 21-year-old player, on loan with Milan from United, has loved an excellent few months on the San Siro.
He has played eight occasions in Serie A, with Milan sitting on the top of the Italian table. Portugal’s under-21 ace played in all six Rossoneri Europa League group video games.
And the phrase is that Milan needs to make the deal everlasting in the summertime. SunSport claimed over the weekend that Milan ‘acquired in contact early’ with United to search for a summer time deal.
Dalot wrote a five-year deal at Theater of Desires in the summertime of 2018. He made 16 Premier League appearances in his first season with United however barely acquired protection in 2019-2020.
The teenager is lastly displaying his true colours in Italy and might well wait lengthy.
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