Manchester United are set to sign a new striker either in the January transfer window or in the summer. This is after the club terminate the contract of Cristiano Ronaldo over his controversial interview with Piers Morgan.
United only have Rashford and Martial as the only players who could play in the striking role. With Antony Martial injury records which has made him miss a couple of games this season, United will have to sign anew striker in order to compete for titles.
It has new been revealed that Manchester United manager has been monitoring several striker in the ongoing World Cup competition with our hope of signing at least one of them.
One striker who has been linked with amove to Manchester United is Cody Gakpo. United were after him last summer before opting for Antony Santos from Ajax.
Gakpo has been in great for both country and club since then. He has already scored three goals from three group stage games for his country in the world Cup.
Another striker Ten Hag could be monitoring is Portuguese round of 16 hero Goncalo Ramos. The Benfica striker made a name for himself when he was called to replace Cristiano Ronaldo in the Portugal starting eleven. He poped in with the first huttrick of this world cup. This has alerted a number of club about his talent.
Ten hag is also monitoring Atletico Madrid striker Joao Felix who has fallen out with his manager Diego Simeone. He has already informed his agent to such for him a new club in the January transfer window.
Felix has been enjoying his football at the club level as he has two goals already for his country in this world cup. He has been a useful asset for the Portugal manager in the link up play for team.
Another player who is on the radar of Ten Hag is Ajax and Ghana striker Mohammed Kudus. kudus played under Ten Hag at Ajax last season before Ten Hag switched to Manchester United.
He has mainly developed this season where his has been able to score 10 goals already this season for his club. He also made his name in the world Cup when he was behind almost every attack his country made.
Rafael Leao has also been on the transfer wish list for Eric Ten Hag. Leao plays for AC Milan and Portugal. He has been attracted several club with his steady performance.
United will have to folk out huge transfer fee in order to sign him due to competition from other clubs.
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