Transfer news, rumours and gossip from Old Trafford; summer transfer window runs from June 9 to August 31
Wrapping up the Manchester United transfer news, rumours and gossip in the 2021 summer window.
Raphael Varane - Varane will land a lucrative pay rise with his proposed move to United with the club prepared to more than double his current salary at Real Madrid (Mirror, July 18); United are close to agreeing personal terms with the representatives of the Real defender (Sky Sports, July 17).
Jadon Sancho - Manchester United are expected to confirm the £73m signing of Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho within days (Sky Sports, July 14); Manchester United have confirmed an agreement in principle to sign Sancho from Borussia Dortmund in a deal worth £73m; Sancho is set to undergo a medical at United fresh from his Euro 2020 heartbreak with England (Daily Mail, July 13).
Kieran Trippier - Manchester United are close to completing a double defensive swoop for Raphael Varane and Trippier worth £68m (The Sun, July 16); The England and Atletico Madrid defender is desperate for a return to the Premier League and is waiting eagerly for Manchester United to make a move (Daily Telegraph, July 15).
Vinicius Jr - United were offered Vinicius Jr in their negotiations with Madrid over the signing of Varane (Daily Star, July 18).
Giovanni Di Lorenzo - Italy and Napoli right-back Giovanni Di Lorenzo has been linked with a move to Manchester United on the back of his Euro 2020 heroics with his country (Daily Mail, July 14).
Eduardo Camavinga - Manchester United are one of a number of clubs interested in signing the 18-year-old Rennes midfielder (Sky Sports, July 7).
Giovanni Di Lorenzo - Manchester United scouts had one eye on Italy's squad at Wembley on Sunday as the club reportedly chase Di Lorenzo (Daily Star, July 12).
Jesse Lingard - Lingard is part of Manchester United's plans going into the new season, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: "He's still in my plans. I expect him at Man Utd at the start of the season" (July 18).
Diogo Dalot - Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti is interested in a move for Portugal right-back Dalot (Daily Mail, July 19).
Facundo Pellistri - Pellistri wants to stay and fight for his place at Manchester United - despite Ole Gunnar Solskjaer revealing that he plans to loan out the 19-year-old Uruguayan winger (The Sun, July 19).
Alex Telles - United will block Jose Mourinho signing Telles for Roma on a loan deal because they want to sell the defender on a permanent deal (Daily Star, July 18); Roma are in talks to sign United left-back Alex Telles (Sky in Italy, July 14).
Brandon Williams - The 20-year-old full-back's proposed loan to Southampton could be scuppered by Manchester United's financial demands (talkSPORT, July 15).