According to reports, Premier League giants Manchester United are allegedly working on two possible world class midfield acquisition as they prepare move Atletico Madrid pair Thomas Partey and Saul Niguez.
On Tuesday, Ghana international midfielder Partey was connected as a €50million target for the Red Devils, with the maestro himself also eager anticipating to feature in England.
And on Wednesday, according to a report by ESPN, Manchester United are pursuing Saul Niguez, who might cost the complete fee of his buyout clause – €150million.
All together, that might mean a €200million double transfer raid on the Diego Simeone tutored team, and must cast several doubt over the future of France international midfielder Paul Pogba at Old Trafford.
The World cup winner has been heavily connected with a move away of recent, so it may be that these two identified acquisition are being prepared to help replace the Frenchman.
The future of Ander Herrera at Old Trafford is also in major doubt as the Spain international midfielder nears the conclusion of his current contract and has allegedly agreed a contract with French Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain already.
If the 20-time English champions can replace former Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba and Spaniard Ander Herrera with Partey and Saul, that would possibly end up being good transfer business in tough circumstances.
Sources, meanwhile, have told same ESPN FC that the Spanish club also face a big fight to keep Rodri at the club with Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola earmarking the player as the perfect long-term replacement for Brazil star Fernandinho.