Paper Speak: Fernandes delays new Man Utd deal till one star indicators

Bruno Fernandes will solely sign his new Man Utd deal as soon as Old Trafford’s teammate commits his future to the membership, whereas Thursday’s switch gossip additionally claims Tottenham are taking a look at LaLiga’s boss to succeed Jose Mourinho.


Manchester United star Bruno Fernandes is said to be unwilling to commit himself to a new contract with the membership till Paul Pogba has achieved the identical.

The Portuguese playmaker has been an enormous success since becoming a member of the membership in January 2020. And regardless of having a contract working till 2025 – plus the choice for one more year – United bosses have been eager to tie it to a new bumper deal.

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Nonetheless, the 26-year-old player has been silent on talks – although the Red Devils are ready to double his salary.

In keeping with The Solar, Fernandes’ hesitancy revolves round Pogba’s unsure future, whose present contract will expire in June subsequent year – when he can leave Old Trafford on free switch.

United triggered an extension clause a year in the past in October last year. Nonetheless, they’ve did not make progress over a long-term extension. Certainly, the player’s agent, Mino Raiola, has claimed on quite a few events that his shopper is eager for a new challenge.

However Fernandes sees Pogba as central to the membership’s future, particularly in the event that they need to close the hole for rivals Manchester City subsequent season.

The report added that the former Sporting Lisbon man is watching Pogba’s state of affairs very rigorously and doesn’t need to enter into negotiations till he’s assured of his team’s future.

Fernandes additionally has one eye on the membership’s allure within the switch market this summer season.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is predicted so as to add to his squad, with strikers Erling Haaland and Harry Kane frequently linked to a move to Old Trafford. The Red Devils boss can be after associate of new center back Harry Maguire.

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