Man Utd transfer news: Toby Alderweireld going to extreme lengths to join

Man Utd transfer news: Toby Alderweireld going to extreme lengths to join

Toby Alderweireld has his coronary heart set on Manchester United (Picture: Getty)

Tottenham star Toby Alderweireld is ready to run down his contract and snub all different golf equipment so as to power a transfer to Manchester United.

Alderweireld, who solely made 13 Premier League begins final season, is valued at £75million by Spurs and the north London membership are refusing to decrease their asking value for the 29-year-old defender.

This means United have been postpone a possible deal and Alderweireld is now going to extreme lengths to join the Red Devils, with the Belgian determined to play beneath Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford.

Alderweireld is tied right into a contract till subsequent June and Tottenham have the choice to lengthen it by one other yr – however triggering this clause might see the centre-back go away for simply £25m throughout a two-week interval on the finish of subsequent summer time.

According to The Daily Mirror, he’s ready to let this occur and is prepared to reject all different golf equipment to seal a transfer to United.

The defender impressed for Belgium on the World Cup (Picture: Getty)

The Belgium worldwide confirmed earlier this week that he’s set to return to the capital forward of Spurs’ Premier League opener with Newcastle.

‘I will return to London this weekend for the start of pre-season with my club,’ he mentioned.

Harry Maguire is on Manchester United’s radar (Picture: Getty)

United additionally held negotiations with Alderweireld final summer time however Tottenham’s valuation of the defender was too excessive.

The Red Devils have additionally been taking a look at Leicester’s Harry Maguire and Barcelona’s Yerry Mina as they scour the marketplace for potential options.

Asked about United’s curiosity in Maguire, Leicester boss Claude Puel mentioned: ‘It’s not the factor to attempt to make hassle however I believe he’s a greater participant for us.

‘It’s our intent to hold him and only a few days earlier than the beginning of the season it will not be a superb factor for the squad, for confidence and for Leicester soccer membership.’

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