Athletics News of Monday, 11 January 2021
Source: Ghana Guardian
Man United’s adaptable defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah is established to be a part of German Bundesliga aspect Bayern Leverkusen.
The participant will be a part of the German aspect for a nominal transfer cost as his contract is established to expire in the summer time.
After reviews of interest in Timothy Fosu-Mensah in modern days, an settlement with the 23-year-previous right-back and Manchester United is imminent, in accordance to the Manchester Night News.
Fosu-Mensah has turned down a contract supply from the Red Devils at the beginning of the time and needs to seem for a new challenge when his present deal ends in the summer season at the newest, as he is not receiving the taking part in time he needs under head mentor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Considering that producing his debut in 2016, the Dutchman has only made 30 initial-team appearances, owning expended time on loan at Crystal Palace and Fulham in the interim.
Meanwhile, for United, a sale in the winter would be the very last likelihood to receive a transfer cost, even if it will be substantially below market benefit.
In accordance to the report, the Bundesliga club and the Crimson Devils have agreed to a price of £1.5 million, the equivalent of about €1.7 million – much less than half his present-day current market value (€4 million).
Fosu-Mensah, who can also perform at centre-back again and in defensive midfield, is said to have most well-liked a departure past yr already.
In the conclusion, the defender had to remain simply because United triggered an alternative in the deal to extend it for a further yr.
In addition to Leverkusen, Hertha BSC and Ajax have also reportedly shown fascination.