MANCHESTER UNITED face a transfer blow as Borussia Dortmund hope to finalise a deal to land Paulo Dybala, according to reports.
And that will pave the way for Erling Haaland – who United themselves have been linked with – to leave Dortmund and join their local rivals Man City.
Dybala has an offer ‘on the plate’ from Dortmund, say reportsCredit: AFP
Haaland is ‘set to move’ to Man City in the summer, according to BILDCredit: Getty
Dybala, 28, has an expiring contract with Juventus which ends this summer and it has been confirmed that he will leave the club.
Corriere dello Sport report that Dortmund have put an offer “on the plate” for the striker.
The Bundesliga team are looking to replace bring in Dybala to replace Haaland.
BILD claim that the Norwegian international is “set to move” to Manchester City in the summer.
Dortmund face stiff competition from Premier League teams for Dybala however.
Manchester United, Arsenal and Newcastle are three of four Premier League clubs chasing the Juve star.
Tottenham are the another and have been major admirers of Dybala and came close to landing him in 2019.
A £65million move collapsed after Juventus had a sudden change of heart and opted to keep him.
The Argentine had already agreed personal terms with the North Londoners before the Old Lady pulled the plug.
Meanwhile, Inter Milan are also keen to have the forward at the San Siro next season.
With Haaland due to say goodbye to Germany, Pep Guardiola has an eye on next season’s Champions League trophy.
The 21-year-old has a release clause in his contract with Dortmund and is happy with the personal terms on offer at his dad Alf Inge’s old club.
Argentine forward Julian Alvarez is already coming to Manchester City in the summer as a £14million switch from River Plate was agreed in January.
The duo will bolster the already star-studded side to make them early favourites for European glory next term.