Manchester United ( MU ) is like being struck by lightning many times! After being threatened with losing Cristiano Ronaldo who asked to be sold, MU was also threatened with failing to bring in the target player, Lisandro Martinez.
The reason, Arsenal has reportedly scheduled a meeting with Ajax to discuss the possible transfer of Lisandro Martinez.
Despite extending his contract until October 2025, Martinez is expected to leave the Dutch champions this summer.
United are thought to have made a £39.6 million bid for the 24-year-old. Erik ten Hag wants to reunite with his former players.
Who Will Get? Manchester United or MU will bid 40 million pounds or around IDR 721 billion for Ajax centre-back Lisandro Martinez in the 2022 summer transfer window.
According to The Athletic via Sports Mole , Sunday (07/03/2022), Arsenal are interested in Martinez, the Gunners will meet Ajax as they attempt to take on their rivals. https://techplanet.today/post/m-thai-jujutsu-kaisen-0-2022-thai-hd
Although William Saliba is included in Mikel Arteta’s plans for next season, the North London club consider Martinez their main defensive target.
Ajax are reportedly looking to receive 50 million euros for a player who can play at centre-back, left-back. and defensive midfielder.
MU’s Opportunity is Bigger Argentina’s Lisandro Martinez (left) fights for the ball with Chile’s Eduardo Vargas (right) during the 2022 World Cup Qualification soccer match at Zorros del Desierto Stadium, Calama, Chile, 27 January 2022. Argentina won 2-1. (Javier Torres/POOL/AFP)
Martinez wants to reunite with Erik ten Hag, who coached the player during their time together at Ajax.
United have been slow to maneuver during the summer transfer window, but are expected to make rapid progress over the next two weeks.
The deal for Frenkie de Jong is close to being a success, although the Dutchman has his doubts about a move to Old Trafford.
Source: Sports Mole Premier League Week I Schedule