There is a long time to go before the summer transfer window but most of the clubs are already on the field looking to hunt the best players suited for their team. And Manchester United once again is in the headlines of the transfer news. This time rumors are up in the air revealing the fact that they are very much eager to meet the release clause in the contract of Neymar which binds him to the Spanish giant FC Barcelona.
It has been reported in the Spanish media that Manchester United have already made some advancements towards submitting a bid to FC Barcelona to bring in Neymar for the upcoming season. Neymar has a got a 173 million pound release clause and the English giant who holds the record for the highest transfer in the history of world football is ready to meet that. Along with that the report also claims that if the move goes through, Neymar will be eligible for 420,000 pounds a week in England.
All these reports and speculations have started to come in after Neymar had mentioned that he is a fan of the Premier League and has an admiration for a number of English clubs which include Manchester United. Incidentally, on previous occasions, Manchester United have been linked with a move for Neymar but the move did not work out in the end and Neymar is still with the Catalans.
This sets it up excellently for the upcoming days when more teams will be eager to make changes in their squad. Amidst this Manchester United transfer rumors related to Neymar, there are also talks going on that the Red Devils might be ready to bring in Marcelo Brozovic who has played a crucial role in the Inter Milan team. The release clause that Manchester United needs to meet to bring in Brozovic entitles them paying a transfer fee of 43 Million pounds and Jose Mourinho would be eager to meet the clause.
Also, there have been continuous talks going on linking Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United. And there is a huge blow for the Red Devils as Griezmann has been quoted saying, “It’s sunny in Madrid, I feel good there. There’s no need to change.” So as it stands now, United might just give up on the hopes of getting Griezmann. And keep your eyes on this section in order to get all the latest news related to the Manchester United transfer news.