Incoming Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag was, on Friday, drawn on the opportunity of targetting members of his present Ajax squad as reinforcements to his ranks at Previous Trafford forward of subsequent season.
Extremely-regarded tactician ten Hag is in fact primed to take his place on the bench in Manchester this summer time.
The 52-year-old’s arrival, in flip, is anticipated to spark one thing of a squad overhaul, on the again of what has confirmed one other alarmingly underwhelming marketing campaign to this point.
Hypothesis within the media, in the meantime, has pointed in the direction of numerous Ajax stars at present plying their commerce beneath ten Hag’s watch as potential arrivals on the Theatre of Goals.
The likes of Jurrien Timber, Antony and Lisandro Martinez have all been tipped to comply with their boss to Manchester forward of the 2022/23 marketing campaign.
Talking in a press convention on Friday, it due to this fact got here as little shock when the topic of a possible raid on his soon-to-be former employers was put to 10 Hag himself.
And the Dutchman went on to substantiate that an settlement has not been put in place with the board at The Johan Cruyff Enviornment to rule out as a lot, albeit earlier than assuring that the topic represents a ‘non-issue’:
Erik ten Hag on clauses into his Man United deal: “There’s no settlement in place that might exclude me from taking gamers to Manchester United”. 🔴 #MCFC
“Which Ajax gamers are fascinating? I’ve excellent gamers right here, however that’s a non-issue”, he says through @wetalkajax.
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) May 6, 2022
Ronaldo staying put
Curiously, ten Hag’s newest feedback come recent on the again of the previous FC Twente star coming to an alleged determination on the way forward for a key member of the present first-team setup at Manchester United.
The participant in query? Cristiano Ronaldo.
Reviews had in fact been rampant of late that an Previous Trafford departure could possibly be on the playing cards for Ronaldo in the summertime, amid issues over his slot in ten Hag’s tactical system.
As per the dependable Jason Burt of The Telegraph, although, these hopeful of seeing the Portuguese celebrity stay in Manchester past the summer time needn’t fret, amid the peace of mind that the membership’s incoming boss ‘needs him to remain’.
— Telegraph Soccer (@TeleFootball) May 6, 2022
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