Manchester United and City join the bid for Upamecano

first_imgDayot Upamecano aims to be one of the most famous names in the next transfer market. The French central defender, as AS could know, is one of the great objectives of Real Madrid, which is very well placed to undertake the operation. However, the fact that he ended his contract in 2021, his concern to make the leap to a big one and his price and salary, affordable in the crisis caused by the coronavirus, make have more than one suitor.As reported Sky Sports, Manchester United and City also follow closely. What’s more, they both have more than enough reasons to go looking for a central defender. The ‘red devils’ have defensive problems and have on the exit ramp a Smalling and Phil Jones. The other mancuniano team, meanwhile, has dropped in benefits behind and they need another guarantee footballer to compete with Stones and Laporte. Otamendi It was close to leaving last season and his future is uncertain. Even so, three defenders seems insufficient for a leading club. Meanwhile, Upamecano looks from a distance at the possibility of leaving. AS learned that he is already pressuring his club to leave next summer. Leipzig has a problem: either it gives in at the request of its footballer or it lets him go free and he does not enter an amount that can be around 50 million euros. The balance begins to decline towards the side of the sale and Madrid has already taken a step forward. The center-back is young, with a lot of projection and to the liking of Zinedine Zidane, an expert in exploiting young French talents. Another point that plays in its favor is its salary. Actually, Upamecano charges just over two million euros. Whoever bets on it, will not need to raise the card too much, something to value in the deep economic crisis that is coming. Meanwhile, Leipzig is already working on spare parts. Malang Sarr and Tanguy Kouassi are two of the names on the table. Everything indicates that his promising center-back will end up leaving, but Madrid must be careful. Manchester United and City are also on the prowl and are not the only ones on the continent …last_img