Antonio Rudiger reportedly wants to speak to Manchester United’s new manager earlier than deciding on a possible transfer to Outdated Trafford.
The defender has been linked with a change to the Reds, together with his future at Chelsea in main doubt. Rudiger’s contract at Stamford Bridge expires in the summertime, together with his exit trying more possible after sanctions had been handed down to the membership’s proprietor Roman Abramovich.
United had been linked with a January transfer for the Germany worldwide, though the signing by no means materialised. The membership although are being tipped with revisiting their curiosity on the finish of the season, with defence proving to be one of many downside positions this season.
Rudiger is reportedly open to the thought of transferring to Outdated Trafford, though – in accordance to reporter Christian Falk (by way of Stretty Information), the defender wants to speak with the membership’s new manager earlier than making his determination. United are set to appoint a new everlasting manager, with Erik ten Hag their most well-liked selection.
“TRUE: a decision about a future of @ToniRuediger at @ManUtd is difficult,” Falk tweeted. “Rudiger would like to talk with the new coach before…”
United are but to make a ultimate name on their subsequent manager, though they nonetheless intend on making their appointment earlier than the top of the season. Though Ten Hag is the popular candidate, Mauricio Pochettino stays within the operating, whereas the membership haven’t dominated out an strategy for Thomas Tuchel.
Elsewhere, United are being tipped to hijack Tottenham’s bid to signal Bologna midfielder Mattias Svanberg. Spurs are reportedly trying to step up their efforts to strive and land the Sweden worldwide in the summertime.
The 23-year-old was reportedly a goal for the north London membership in January, though Spurs as an alternative obtained Dejan Kulusevski and Rodrigo Bentancur from Juventus as an alternative. A report from Sport (by way of Group Discuss) although has prompt Svanberg is about to stop Bologna on the finish of the season.
That’s stated to have alerted Tottenham, though they may face competitors from United. The Reds are stated to need Svanberg as competitors for Fred, with Paul Pogba additionally trying set to go away in the summertime.
The report although suggests Svanberg may select to keep in Italy, with quite a few Serie A sides stated to have an interest. Juventus, Inter Milan, Roma and AC Milan have all been linked to the midfielder just lately.