Man Utd ‘to scout six players amid Ajax conflict against Bayern Munich
Manchester United have sent scouts to run the standard more than six players as Ajax face Bayern Munich in the Champions League tonight, according to reports.
Joined supervisor Jose Mourinho is hoping to make augmentations when the transfer window opens next month to help close the gap on the top four.
Italian outlet Calciomercato guarantee United scouts will be at the Johan Cruyff Arena watching the Ajax stars with the specific aim to raid the club in January.
Matthijs De Ligt and Frenkie De Jong
Central defender Matthijs De Ligt and midfielder Frenkie De Jong are on their plan – but the pair are being tracked by all of Europe’s big boys.
Erik ten Hag’s side also contains attacking midfielder Hakim Ziyech, forward David Neres, midfielder Donny van de Beek and appropriate back Noussair Mazraoui, all linked with moves to Old Trafford.
However, De Jong, who is reportedly keen on a move to Barcelona has ruled out quitting Ajax next month but has not ruled out moving on in the summer.
Nothing has been decided yet.
« I would not have the capacity to settle on a choice at this point. I will not leave in the winter anyway.
« I’m just reasoning about Ajax. There are five games left before the winter holidays and I cannot waste time thinking about my future.
« It would be a lack of respect on my part towards Ajax and my team-mates. »