Man United transfer news: Red Devils show interest in Atletico Madrid star after his buyout clause got revealed by his agent.
Manchester United need immediate reinforcements in the midfield as Ander Herrera and Juan Mata are set to leave the Old Trafford on a free transfer.
Therefore, according to Manchester evening news, Man United are reportedly poised to re-ignite their interest for Thomas Partey after his buyout clause got revealed.
Ole Solskjaer side struggled to obtain anything significant this season, additionally they lost the top-4 race in the premier league this season.
Thus, the Man United manager has made no secret about the need of landing new signings amid squad overhaul. Hence, making the Ghanaian International a viable target for Manchester United.
It is further reported that Manchester United started showing interest in him after his agent Daniel Jimenez revealed his buyout clause in an interaction with Passione Inter, which is reasonable for a player with attributes of Partey.
“I can say that right now, I haven’t talked to anyone, even if Inter are a top club. There’s a €50 million release clause in his contract, a figure that’s cheap for a player like Thomas.”
“We’ll wait for the season to end and then we’ll see.” said Jimenez.
The 25-year-old midfielder has been crucial for Atletico Madrid this season, as he appeared in 40 matches across all competitions for Los Rojniblancos.
His exhibits helped the Spanish club to secure the runner-up position in the current edition of La Liga, ahead of their city rivals Real Madrid.
Despite having the quality to plug the void in Man United midfield, Partey is happy in Atletico Madrid and further wants to continue with his club.
However, transfer windows are always uncertain and the brand power of Manchester United can compel the midfielder to overturn his decision.
How twitter reacted
@Mike_Phelan_1 this guy… or even better would be ndidi
none of this idrissa gueye crap
— Christian (@iamkratos88) May 16, 2019
Him / Thomas partey +Ruben neves/ Bruno/Ndombele is what we need in the middle of the park
— yanju (@Rhorki) May 14, 2019
Thomas Partey is a decent player and would add more strength to Manchester United, if there was any interest in him. Release clause is affordable too. However, not having a footballing man in charge at the club, these talents will evade United. No lessons learned in six years! https://t.co/1w8F6znAC3
— ⚽️ MUFCLatest.com ⚽️ (@MUFCLatestcom) May 16, 2019
Manchester United’s season is over with the conclusion of the Premier league. Further, they will start their next campaign with their first friendly match against Perth Glory.