Therefore, together with Juventus winger Douglas Costa and Barcelona striker Ousmane Dembele, they monitored other targets on the club`s radar. Manchester United are close to agreeing in principle to a five-year contract with Jadon Sancho, as discussions with Borussia Dortmund over the structure of the replacement amount continue at an advanced stage. Although Dortmund continue to insist that they do not sell, United continue to believe that a deal is not entirely dead, after constructive discussions underway with an intermediary. It`s a big step forward, but United of course still have to agree an A-tax with Dortmund. It is still believed that they are clinging to their £108 million prize for the English star. Some progress has been made with Sancho`s agent regarding salaries and expenses. Home Manchester United Sancho `£340k-a-week deal five-year contract` with Man Utd United was linked last year with a big currency change for the English strikers and Borussia Dortmund. According to the image, it is that Sancho has put the pencil on paper, which means that the structure of the replacement sum is all that remains to be sorted. «First of all, we have to stick to the facts – and that`s how we still have a contract with him until 2022.» Bild and The Guardian say United are preparing an offer for Sancho, which would make him the most expensive English player in history, and that he has reached a deal with the Manchester club. «I would like him to play with us again this season. And that`s the current state of affairs.
«You will have no problem paying what Sancho asks for, but what turns out to be a problem is what Borussia Dortmund is asking for. Dortmund have the right to ask for as much as possible and they are asking for €120 million, or around £108 million. Despite the pressure that could be accompanied by such value, Sancho insists on ignoring his price tag. An indoor window for trades between the Premier League and the EFL will take place from 5 October and will close on Friday 16 October at 5pm. Follow all the posts and analysis on Sky Sports News and Sky Sports` digital platforms, including our special transfer centre blog. Anxious not to repeat the mistake they made with Alexis Sanchez when his high salaries upset the structure of the team, United were cautious about it during the talks. It is reported that United is paying £90 million upfront for Sancho with an additional £18 million to add-ons….