Manchester United have the cash obtainable to signal Frenkie de Jong

The protests in opposition to the Glazer possession of Manchester United took on one other growth on Saturday as a gaggle of supporters deliberate to protest outdoors the home of CEO, Richard Arnold, just for him to chop them off at a neighborhood pub and clarify that the membership has cash obtainable to signal Frenkie de Jong.

While the protests aren’t about incoming transfers, it was an necessary side into issues at how the membership has been run for nearly a decade, with Arnold trying to keep away from any attainable confrontation outdoors his personal residence.

After assembly the gathering of supporters within the pub, quite a lot of matters had been mentioned, together with the necessity for exterior financing to redevelop Outdated Trafford, however what was significantly hanging was the candour with which Arnold spoke about transfers.

“We’re doing all the things we are able to to shut the deal [De Jong],” Arnold detailed.

“I am telling you, the cash is there for him.

“I have been up for days making an attempt to get it carried out, the cash is there however there are issues standing in our manner which I can not say.”

Frenkie de Jong is extremely comfy with life in Barcelona, and though his performances have not fairly reached the degrees displayed with Ajax beneath Erik ten Hag, the midfielder would not want to go away.

Barcelona, although, seem to produce other plans for him, and might be buoyed by the admission from Arnold that Manchester United aren’t bothered how a lot the Dutchman will price.

“Cash shouldn’t be a consideration in who we would like,” he added.

“It’s whether or not the supervisor desires him and that they’ve truly carried out the work on trying if he is an incredible participant.

“Is it 100 or 200 million? I do not know, you have to get who you f**king need.”