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Man Utd close to Lisandro Martinez deal with Ajax

The Ajax safeguard worked new Manchester United director Erik Ten Hag last season; Lisandro Martinez was likewise focused on by Arsenal however seems to have picked Old Trafford as his next objective

Manchester United are near concurring an arrangement with Ajax for protector Lisandro Martinez.

Sky Sports News comprehends the construction of the installments in the arrangement are being talked about, with the protector needing to join Erik Ten Hag’s crew this late spring.

Joined have recently expressed they won’t overpay for the Ajax player. Sky Sports News uncovered recently that Martinez has educated Dutch club Ajax regarding his craving to move to the Premier League.

Arms stockpile were likewise keen on the Argentina worldwide and keeping in mind that the Gunners’ playing style – alongside the possibility of playing for Mikel Arteta – engaged Martinez, he seems to have chosen Old Trafford.

“Last season, Martinez arrived at the midpoint of additional passes each hour and a half than some other Eredivisie player, while just two players coordinated more passes forward each hour and a half.

“Those numbers underline Martinez’s capacity to play through resistance lines however he is likewise proficient at changing the play and choosing colleagues over longer distances. At Ajax last season, no player found the middle value of additional fruitful long passes each hour and a half (90 minutes) .

“Casted a ballot Ajax’s player of the year for his job in their Eredivisie title win last season, Martinez remains at simply 5ft 9ins, making him little for a middle back.

“Last season at Ajax, he made more headed clearances (29) than some other player and won 79 of his 112 elevated duels, giving him a triumph pace of 71% and putting him second just to Harry Maguire among Manchester United and Arsenal’s ebb and flow focus backs.

“Martinez can hope to confront additional demanding rivals in the Premier League, obviously, however he is likewise helped by a sound perusing of the game. He is known for expecting strikers’ runs and situating himself adroitly to make handles and capture attempts.


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“Those characteristics, combined with his flexibility and specialized ability, make him even more charming to Premier League admirers.”

Manchester United stay agreeable in their position with respect to an expected arrangement for Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong, while the marking of Christian Eriksen is ‘advancing emphatically’.

Joined have a “wide understanding” with Barcelona on the expense – accepted to be €65m (£56m) in addition to execution related additional items.

CEO Richard Arnold and football chief John Murtough proceed with chats with Barca authorities over the exchange, however the arrangement is dangerous in light of the fact that De Jong has predated wage issues. It is thought he is owed £17m in the wake of accepting a decrease in salary during the pandemic.

Joined keep on demanding that need away striker Cristiano Ronaldo isn’t available to be purchased.

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