Manchester United under the control of Ralf Rangnick is slowly starting to achieve positive results compared to the previous coach, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. With the German coach, the Red Devils team is so far unbeaten in three matches.
Under Rangnick, Manchester United recorded two wins over Crystal Palace and Norwich City in the Premier League. They also drew against Young Boys in the Champions League.
Even so, Rangnick still has a lot of work to do at Old Trafford. The appearance of Cristiano Ronaldo and colleagues is still considered less convincing, considering the victory achieved by a narrow margin.
Rangnick is expected to make some improvements to the Red Devils squad. For that, he needs additional new ammunition to increase the strength of the Red Devils.
Rangnick has previously managed RB Leipzig, a German dark horse team and has produced many great talents. It is possible for him to be able to bring in several players from his former club in the Bundesliga.
Here are five RB Leipzig players that Ralf Rangnick could bring to Manchester United :
Anthony Martial is likely to leave the club, Edinson Cavani’s contract runs out at the end of the season and Cristiano Ronaldo will turn 37 in February. Therefore, Manchester United need a new striker.
Andre Silva, who currently plays for RB Leipzig, could be an option for Manchester United. The Portuguese striker has shown good performance during his career in the Bundesliga.
Silva managed to score 29 goals in 34 appearances for Eintracht Frankfurt in 2020/2021. This season, he has packed 7 goals and 5 assists from 21 matches in all competitions.
Paul Pogba, Jesse Lingard and Donny van de Beek are likely to leave Manchester United in the near future. Therefore, the Red Devils need to bring in a new attacking midfielder.
Christopher Nkunku could be considered Manchester United. The reason is that the French midfielder showed good performance at RB Leipzig after being signed from PSG in the summer of 2019.
This season, Nkunku has appeared quite productive for Leipzig. The 24-year-old has scored 15 goals and 10 assists from 23 appearances.
Tyler Adams was brought by Ralf Rangnick to RB Leipzig in January 2019. The 22-year-old now plays regularly in Die Roten Bullen’s midfield.
Adams is a versatile player. As a defensive midfielder, he can also play at right-back.
So far, Adams has made 84 appearances in all competitions for Leipzig. He managed to score two goals and three assists from these appearances.
Amadou Haidara joined RB Leipzig in 2019. So far Haidara is still a mainstay in the Leipzig squad and his performances have caught the attention.
Haidara has played for Die Roten Bullen in 17 matches this season. From these appearances, he managed to donate three goals for the East German team.
The midfielder from Mali is reportedly included in the target of the Red Devils. The player is said to have a release clause of 33 million pounds.
Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Diogo Dalot have not performed well this season. Therefore, Manchester United are reportedly eyeing a new right-back.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer tried to sign Kieran Trippier from Atletico Madrid last summer. However, Rangnick can now turn his attention to Lukas Klostermann.
The Germany international joined RB Leipzig in 2014. He has been very consistent and has made 213 appearances in all competitions for the club.