Manchester United have reportedly agreed a deal really worth an initial £64 million to signal Atalanta striker Rasmus Hojlund.
The Denmark international is the 0.33 major arrival at Old Trafford in the course of the summer season switch window after the signings of Chelsea midfielder Mason Mount and Inter Milan goalkeeper Andre Onana.
United are understood to have agreed a fee of £64 million ($eighty two million) for Hojlund, with a in addition £8 million in accessories.
The 20-yr-vintage is reported to have agreed terms on a 5-yr address the choice of a similarly season.
Hojlund joined Atalanta in August 2022 from Austrian membership Sturm Graz for a mentioned 17 million euros. He scored nine desires in 32 appearances in Serie A last season.
United supervisor Erik ten Hag was tight-lipped approximately the reviews when asked through newshounds on Saturday beforehand of Sunday’s friendly against Borussia Dortmund in Las Vegas.I cannot talk about the participant who is nevertheless under settlement (with) some other club,” stated the Dutchman.
Ten Hag stated but that he hoped Mount and Onana might be joined by way of a new forward, as he tries to get United lower back in competition on the pinnacle of the desk.
“With this squad, we constructed a basis remaining season…Now we have to discover the right players to in shape in and who can assist to elevate the bar. I assume we succeeded with Andre Onana, we succeeded with Mason Mount and now we’re searching out a striker,” he said.
The Red Devils finished 0.33 inside the Premier League however scored just 58 dreams – 36 fewer than champions Manchester City.
Ten Hag entreated his English ahead Marcus Rashford to step up his recreation.
Rashford, who prefers to play wide at the left, scored 17 desires in 35 Premier League appearances ultimate season and had 30 desires in 56 in all competitions.
“Also for Rashy, we count on to raise the bar. He had a very good season, but that doesn’t deliver ensures for another remarkable season. So everything has to be right. First, his base, his basis, mindset, lifestyle, and many others. Giving each schooling his pleasant, but additionally to paintings on his sport and work at the way he plays for himself however in the crew.
“So what we are seeking out is desires and Rashy, at this second, he proved he has a excellent goalscoring report. But additionally for him, he desires to make the subsequent step and rating extra dreams inside the final season,” he stated.
United face Wolves at home of their commencing Premier League fixture on August 14.