Erik Ten Hag left shell-shocked by star’s Man United snub

Manchester United are having a tough time on this summer time’s switch window.

The Pink Devils, led by new Dutch supervisor Erik ten Hag, have been closely linked with a number of gamers, together with Barcelona’s Frenkie De Jong and free-agent Christian Eriksen however have thus far did not signal a single participant.

Nevertheless, regardless of the 20-time league winner’s relentless pursuit of each De Jong and Eriksen, offers for both participant don’t appear to be progressing because the membership would love.

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It isn’t simply the midfield that ten Hag is determined to bolster although. The Dutch tactician is believed to be eager to usher in a brand new defender and one title to emerge as a prime goal has been Ajax centre-back Jurrien Timber.

Though at one level, it regarded like United may make a transfer occur, a switch for the 21-year-old defender now seems to be off the desk.

In response to a current report from the Mirror, the Utrecht-born defender has opted in opposition to following his former supervisor to Outdated Trafford, leaving ten Hag surprised.

Failure to kick their summer time spending spree off quickly will see the membership’s fanbase change into extremely annoyed, which, in flip, would make ten Hag’s opening marketing campaign even harder.