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Southgate explains leaving Sancho and Chilwell out of England squad for Croatia clash
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Southgate explains leaving Sancho and Chilwell out of England squad for Croatia clash

Kieran Trippier was given the nod to start on the left side of the defence despite the presence of the Champions League winner and Luke Shaw Gareth Southgate says he left Ben Chilwell and Jadon Sancho out of the England squad to face Croatia in their opening game of Euro 2020 because they need cover for other positions. The Chelsea left-back and Borussia Dortmund winger were not named among the substitutes for the clash at Wembley on Sunday. Instead, England lined up with right-back Kieran Trippier on the left side of the defence, while Phil Foden and Raheem Sterling started on the wings.
Jadon Sancho to Become Second-highest-paid Manchester United Player with £350,000-a-week’ pay
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Jadon Sancho to Become Second-highest-paid Manchester United Player with £350,000-a-week’ pay

Borussia Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho is set to be one of the Premier League's highest earners should his impending move to Manchester United be completed this summer. Manchester United recently agreed on personal terms with Borussia Dortmund forward Jadon Sancho over a move to Old Trafford this summer. But the clubs remain at loggerheads over a fee for Sancho with the German giants rejecting a £67million bid on Thursday, as they demand £80m to part ways with their No 7. Despite this setback, the 21-year-old is set to be handed a five-year deal worth around £350,000-a-week, according to the Guardian. The England international would become the second-highest earner at the club - just next to goalkeeper David de Gea's £375,000-a-week deal. In fact, Sancho's bumper contract wou...
Sancho to Become Second Highest paid Man Utd player
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Sancho to Become Second Highest paid Man Utd player

  Borussia Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho, will become the second-highest earning player at Manchester United if he completes a transfer this summer. United are still on Sancho, after being rebuffed in their attempts 12 months ago. The two clubs remain at loggerheads over a fee for the England international and the Red Devils have seen a £67million bid rejected on Thursday. Dortmund want £80m instead to part ways with their No 7. Despite this setback, United have agreed personal terms with Sancho. According to the Guardian, the 21-year-old is set to be handed a five-year deal worth around £350,000-a-week. In doing so, the England international would become the second-highest earner at the club, just shy of goalkeeper David de Gea’s £375,000-a-week deal. He will...
Jadon Sancho Names two ex-Chelsea Players he Admired
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Jadon Sancho Names two ex-Chelsea Players he Admired

  Borussia Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho, has revealed that Chelsea legends Frank Lampard and Didier Drogba were two of his biggest inspirations while he was growing up. The 21-year-old is being strongly linked with a transfer to Manchester United, with the Red Devils reportedly having seen a £67m bid rejected this week. But growing up in South London, Chelsea were the team Sancho supported. Speaking in an interview with talkSPORT, Sancho was asked who were his main footballing models during his youth. “I’d probably say Frank Lampard. I was a Chelsea fan growing up, I can’t lie! Didier Drogba and Frank Lampard were my favourite players at the time. “I just love Frank Lampard and how he played his game; he was so direct and so composed on the ball. I like things l...
Dortmund reject Man Utd’s £67m opening bid for Sancho
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Dortmund reject Man Utd’s £67m opening bid for Sancho

  The Red Devils' first offer has fallen short of what the German club is willing to accept Manchester United have had an opening bid of  £67 million ($95m) rejected for Jadon Sancho. The England international is one of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s top targets this summer after a deal failed to materialise for the 21-year-old last year due to a gap between the two sides over valuation. Solskjaer is still keen to strengthen the right-wing and discussions have been ongoing with Sancho’s camp and Borussia Dortmund over a potential transfer, with the former Manchester City man keen on a move.
Manchester United reportedly agree personal terms with Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho until 2026
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Manchester United reportedly agree personal terms with Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho until 2026

Manchester United have reportedly agreed personal terms with Borussia Dortmund forward Jadon Sancho over a move to Old Trafford this summer. The Red Devils have been long-term admirers of the England International and even failed to sign him in 2020. Dortmund are understood to have lowered their asking price since then, prompting Man United to begin discussions again, and they have now reportedly come to an agreement on personal terms. Transfer expert, Fabrizio Romano claims that the two parties have come to terms on a five-year contract which would keep Sancho at Old Trafford until 2026. However, talks between the two clubs must still be completed before a deal is finalised, with Dortmund thought to be holding out for a €95m (£82m) fee for Sancho. The 21-year-old is under...
Man United Stars Tells Solskjaer Player to Sign ahead of Sancho
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Man United Stars Tells Solskjaer Player to Sign ahead of Sancho

Manchester United players have told manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, to sign Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish ahead of Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho this summer transfer window, according to The Telegraph. A number of Man United’s players have been impressed by Grealish’s performances this season and view the Aston Villa captain as an “appealing summer signing”. Man United wanted to sign Sancho last summer but was unable to strike a deal with Dortmund, who demanded in excess of £100 million for the 21-year-old. Dortmund have, however, reduced their price tag on Sancho ahead of the summer window and are now willing to sell him for £75 million. However, the newspaper report added that Solskjaer’s preference is to sign Sancho after missing out on the England international last yea...
Paul Scholes Hands Man Utd lists of three Players to Sign this Summer
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Paul Scholes Hands Man Utd lists of three Players to Sign this Summer

Manchester United legend, Paul Scholes, has handed a list of three players to the club to sign. Scholes wants Man United to make a move for Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish, Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho and Paris Saint-Germain’s Marquinhos this summer transfer window. According to him, Grealish, Sancho and Marquinhos are exactly the types of players Man United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer needs at Old Trafford to compete for the Premier League title next season. “I think we need someone who is a creative midfield player. Grealish or Sancho, one of them would be ideal,” Scholes told the Webby & O’Neill show. “It would be great to have a left-footed centre back, but I don’t think it’s needed, I don’t think we are desperate for that. “I would like to see a centre-half co...
How Man Utd’s Cavani deal could pave the way for Sancho signing
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How Man Utd’s Cavani deal could pave the way for Sancho signing

The 34-year-old forward has committed to another year at Old Trafford, which is likely to shift their priorities in the transfer market this summer Manchester United are unlikely to pursue a summer move for a superstar striker such as Erling Haaland or Harry Kane after Edinson Cavani committed to another year at Old Trafford. It could, however, open the door to United again going after Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho after their failure to land the England international in the summer of 2020. United have been lacking a an established No.9 in recent times, and are admirers of both Haaland and Kane.
Man Utd, Liverpool target Sancho responds to fresh Prem transfer talk
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Man Utd, Liverpool target Sancho responds to fresh Prem transfer talk

Jadon Sancho is unsure about his future at Borussia Dortmund amid talk he could move to a Premier League club this summer. Sancho spoke after he scored two goals in Dortmund's 3-2 victory over RB Leipzig in the Bundesliga. Sancho's impressive form has various English clubs interested in signing him once more, including long-time suitors Manchester United and Liverpool. The 21-year-old said: "Will I leave the club? I don't know about my future. "I am very happy here in Dortmund at the moment. I love the club, the fans and the team. They gave me my first professional start."  
Man Utd taking new look at Borussia Dortmund midfielder Jude Bellingham
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Man Utd taking new look at Borussia Dortmund midfielder Jude Bellingham

Manchester United have not dropped their long-term interest in Borussia Dortmund midfielder Jude Bellingham. United have been heavily linked with moves for Erling Haaland and Jadon Sancho this summer, but another Borussia Dortmund player is emerging as a potential target. It appears that player is Bellingham, who has impressed in the Bundesliga this season since moving from Birmingham. He scored in Dortmund's Champions League quarter-final defeat to Manchester City and Christian Falk of BILD reports that United are now eyeing a move for the 17-year-old. “At United at the moment, there is nothing at all on the Sancho interest. The English are now simply focussing on Bellingham instead," Falk said
Man Utd-linked Sancho unsure over future but says he’s ‘very happy’ at Dortmund
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Man Utd-linked Sancho unsure over future but says he’s ‘very happy’ at Dortmund

The 21-year-old England international is the subject of fierce speculation over a possible move to Old Trafford Manchester United target Jadon Sancho admits he cannot say for certain what the future holds for him, while insisting that he is happy at Borussia Dortmund. Sancho has long been a top transfer priority for the Red Devils, but Dortmund have been equally stubborn in holding on to one of their top young stars. But the England forward could be available for a fee of around £78 million ($108m), although it remains to be see whether United can match that valuation due to the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic.
Dortmund Confirm Sancho has ‘gentleman’s agreement’ to leave this summer
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Dortmund Confirm Sancho has ‘gentleman’s agreement’ to leave this summer

Borussia Dortmund sporting director, Michael Zorc, has revealed the club has a ‘gentleman’s agreement’ with Jadon Sancho, that he can leave if certain criteria is met. However, Zorc has made it clear no such agreement applies to striker Erling Haaland. The attacking duo have been linked with a exit following Dortmund’s poor season, that sees the Bundesliga side facing the risk of missing out on Champions League football. Haaland is attracting attention from several top teams, but Zorc claims it will be easier for Sancho, who was heavily linked with Manchester United last year, to depart. “We already had a gentlemen’s agreement with Jadon last year that he can switch under certain conditions. “He’s been with us for a couple of years. However, this agreement does not exist...
“Beauty” : Fans React To Haaland SHOCK Bicycle Kick Goal Vs Schalke
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“Beauty” : Fans React To Haaland SHOCK Bicycle Kick Goal Vs Schalke

Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland has now been praised by fans after he scored a stunning bicycle kick goal. Jadon Sancho played the ball into the ball and Haaland got away from his marker to score a beautiful goal. Haaland's goal made it 2-0 in favour of Borussia Dortmund after Jadon Sancho scored the first goal. A fan on Twitter wrote: "That Goal Is Unstoppable." Another fan wrote: "Haaland is the next Ronaldo." Watch Video; https://youtu.be/4qWpx9xR8JY
Sancho Would Be “Donny Van De Beek Two” If He Signed For Man United – Berbatov
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Sancho Would Be “Donny Van De Beek Two” If He Signed For Man United – Berbatov

A former Old Trafford favorite does not believe that this year Ole Gunnar Solskjaer should rekindle his interest in England international. According to Dimitar Berbatov, who believes the Red Devils do not need the Borussia Dortmund star, Jadon Sancho will be "Donny van de Beek two" if he signed for Manchester United. In the summer transfer window, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer established Sancho as his primary goal, but United eventually failed to sign the winger after a drawn-out saga that saw Dortmund refuse to shift ground on their asking price of £ 100 million ($136m). This made Reds to turn to Van de Beek. But however, the Dutchman still struggles for regular action at Old Trafford. Dimitar Berbatov draws inference to this while talking to Betfair. "I have read more rumours about J...
HAALAND Has Now Scored More Champions League Goals Than Ronaldo And Zidane
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HAALAND Has Now Scored More Champions League Goals Than Ronaldo And Zidane

The Norwegian wonderkid has now scored 16 times in Europe’s top competition after his double for Borussia Dortmund against Club Brugge on Tuesday night. Haaland has been in exceptional form in his first full season with the Bundesliga giants. In fact, the ex-RB Salzburg striker has now scored at least once in each of his last seven games – including FOUR in the 5-2 Bundesliga win over Hertha Berlin at the weekend. Haaland now has SIX Champions League goals in just four matches this season – scoring twice in both games against Club Brugge. Jadon Sancho scored a sumptuous free-kick in between the Norwegian’s double to ensure Dortmund picked up all three points on Tuesday. But Haaland stole the show, with his Euro career tally now a ridiculous 16 goals in a mere 12 games. ...
Dortmund Chief Reveals How Man United Fumbled Sancho Chase
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Dortmund Chief Reveals How Man United Fumbled Sancho Chase

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke has told Manchester United they “misjudged” their pursuit of Jadon Sancho. The Dortmund chief insists there was a “clear line” on what it would take to price Sancho from Westfalenstadion – but the Red Devils did not meet the requirements. Sancho reportedly agreed to personal terms with United, but Dortmund’s £109million price tag for the England international proved a stumbling block. The Bundesliga club also set an August deadline for any bid for Sancho to be tabled, but United continued to pursue a cut-price deal for the 20-year-old right up to the transfer deadline. Watzke believes the Red Devils were misguided in their strategy, but he refused to rule out a departure for Sancho in the future. “[They] misjudged the situation. ...
England Stars Tammy Abraham, Ben Chilwell And Jadon Sancho Break Coronavirus Guidelines With ’20 People Attending Party’
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England Stars Tammy Abraham, Ben Chilwell And Jadon Sancho Break Coronavirus Guidelines With ’20 People Attending Party’

  England trio Tammy Abraham, Ben Chilwell and Jadon Sancho flouted coronavirus guidelines after attending a 'packed' party ahead of international duty. The footballers have been filmed breaking the rules as they ignored the rule of six with '20 people' attending a birthday party at the Chelsea striker's mansion. Abraham, Chilwell and Sancho are still expected to meet up at St George's Park this afternoon ahead of England's fixtures against Wales, Belgium and Denmark, according to The Sun. That's despite images of them attending Abraham's surprise 23rd birthday party emerging on Sunday night. Covid-19 laws ban people from mixing in groups of more than six, with fines of up to £10,000. The FA have reviewed the video and said there will no change to the team at this st...
Sancho backed to become ‘as good as Ronaldo’ as Dortmund team-mate Guerreiro salutes Manchester United target
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Sancho backed to become ‘as good as Ronaldo’ as Dortmund team-mate Guerreiro salutes Manchester United target

The England international winger has seen a big-money move mooted and a current club colleague sees him reaching the very top of the game Jadon Sancho has the potential to be “just as good as Cristiano Ronaldo”, says Raphael Guerreiro, with the player being heavily linked with a move to Manchester United considered to be an “outstanding” asset for Borussia Dortmund. The Bundesliga outfit have been doing all they can to fend off advances when it comes to the England international winger. Sancho has enjoyed a meteoric rise to prominence since taking the decision to leave Manchester City in 2017 and link up with BVB.
Sancho Will Be Important For Us This Season – Haaland
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Sancho Will Be Important For Us This Season – Haaland

Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland has backed teammate Jadon Sancho to shine for the club this season as the new Bundesliga prepares to resume. Sancho is being targeted by Manchester United but last month, Borussia Dortmund confirmed the England international won't be leaving as he will be playing another season with them. With the winger confirmed to stay at the club for another season and how he has been good during the pre-season, Haaland believed he will be important for the German side this coming Bundesliga season. “I think he has been very good throughout the whole pre-season,” Haaland while speaking in an interview with Viaplay Fotball on twitter. “He will be an important player for us this season.” “That’s not something that I am involved in,” he replied w...
Greenwood a ‘superstar in the making’ – Ferdinand hails Man Utd teenager and urges Sancho move
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Greenwood a ‘superstar in the making’ – Ferdinand hails Man Utd teenager and urges Sancho move

The Old Trafford legend has spoken highly of the two young talents, who have made such an impression in front of goal in recent months Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has hailed striker Mason Greenwood as “a future superstar”, while he has suggested that the Red Devils should continue their pursuit of Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side finished the 2019-20 campaign in fine form and impressed particularly offensively. The 18-year-old Greenwood was a major part of that as he finished his first full season with the senior side with 10 league goals in 31 outings, and it was enough to persuade Ferdinand of his talent.
Man Utd the kind of club where Bale would fit in
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Man Utd the kind of club where Bale would fit in

The Wales international has been linked with a return to the Premier League and has been put forward as an alternative signing to Jadon Sancho Gareth Bale would be a 'perfect' signing for Manchester United if they fail to seal a deal to sign Jadon Sancho this summer, according to the Real Madrid's former Tottenham team-mate Peter Crouch. Bale has been strongly linked with a move to Old Trafford time and again in recent years, with United failing in a late bid to sign the Wales international prior to his world-record £86 million ($110m) move from Spurs to Madrid in 2013. Now Bale is surplus to requirements at Real Madrid and has hinted that he would be open to a return to the Premier League, amid reports that the Spanish giants would be willing to fund some of his lavish wages in...
Not everyone can spend millions and millions’ – Solskjaer
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Not everyone can spend millions and millions’ – Solskjaer

The Norwegian says he is "happy" with his current squad but is always on the lookout for players that fit "all the right criteria" Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has delivered a transfer update amid Manchester United's pursuit of Jadon Sancho, insisting that "not everyone can spend millions and millions". United have been relatively quiet in the transfer market this summer, having only spent £35 million ($46m) to date on Netherlands midfielder Donny van de Beek, who moved to Old Trafford from Ajax at the start of the month. They have, however, been linked with several other high-profile targets, with Borussia Dortmund winger Sancho a priority for Solskjaer ahead of the new season.
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Van de Beek out of the blue but great for Man Utd’ – Brown excited by potential of Solskjaer’s side

The Red Devils have added another creative midfielder to their ranks and are being challenged to burst out of the blocks in 2020-21 Manchester United’s capture of Donny van de Beek “came out of the blue”, says Wes Brown, but the Dutch midfielder is considered to be an “excellent” addition to a squad generating plenty of excitement ahead of the 2020-21 campaign. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has snapped up another creative playmaker in a £35 million ($46m) deal with Ajax. Other targets had appeared to be figuring more prominently on the recruitment radar at Old Trafford – such as Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho – but a notable capture has been completed.
‘Sancho isn’t doing it & England missed a trick with Grealish’ – Waddle questions Southgate selection calls
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‘Sancho isn’t doing it & England missed a trick with Grealish’ – Waddle questions Southgate selection calls

The former Three Lions star believes an Aston Villa playmaker should have been given more minutes on the back of his first senior call-up Jadon Sancho "is not doing it" for England at the moment and Gareth Southgate missed a trick in not giving Jack Grealish more minutes during Nations League clashes with Iceland Denmark, says Chris Waddle. The Three Lions have opened their latest quest for international honours. Four points and back-to-back clean sheets have been taken from two games on the road, with Southgate having to get creative at times after seeing injuries and misdemeanours restrict the options available to him.
Douglas Costa in Shocking Move to Manchester United
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Douglas Costa in Shocking Move to Manchester United

Manchester United is reportedly lining up a shock move for Juventus winger, Douglas Costa. DAILY POST recalls that Juventus is keen to sell Costa this summer. The Serie A champions have already set a price tag for the Brazilian international. According to Corriere Dello Sport, Man United have made contact with Costa’s representatives about a possible transfer for the Brazilian international. The report added that the Red Devils also made a £27million bid for the 29-year-old, but Juventus is holding out for £36million. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side see Costa as a cheaper alternative to £108m Borussia Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho. Costa, who will be 30 in September, has not really impressed at Juventus since the Turin club made his signing permanent in 20...
Jadon Sancho Breaks Silence Over Manchester United  Interest
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Jadon Sancho Breaks Silence Over Manchester United Interest

Jadon Sancho Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho has finally spoken out on the speculation surrounding his future, as Manchester United continue their bid to sign him this summer. United have missed an August 19 deadline set by the Bundesliga outfit to complete a transfer. However, the Red Devils are still interested in Sancho, who is Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s priority ahead of the new season. “I try not to look at the media because I think once you start looking at all that it would be easy to get carried away with it,” Sancho told Soccerbible. “It can affect players. For me it’s about not looking at those things and just focusing on trying to do the best I can on the pitch. Especially in training. “I don’t really look at all the noise and all that stuff. I’d rather keep my h...
‘Sancho is the best young player bar none’ – Ferdinand
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‘Sancho is the best young player bar none’ – Ferdinand

The Red Devils should always be in the market to sign football's top talents - a category the 20-year-old falls under, according to the pundit Manchester United have been urged by Rio Ferdinand to continue their pursuit of Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho, with the ex-defender claiming that the England international is the best young player in the world “bar none”. It is understood that Sancho is the Red Devils' top transfer target this window, with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer keen to add more quality to a side that has seen a dramatic upturn in form since signing Portuguese playmaker Bruno Fernandes in January. Dortmund's sporting director, Michael Zorc, however, has stated that the club's prized asset will not be leaving before the end of the 2020-21 season, with the Germa...
Sancho Reveals What’ll Happen if Transfer to Man Utd Fails
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Sancho Reveals What’ll Happen if Transfer to Man Utd Fails

Borussia Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho, has revealed what will happen if a transfer for him to join Manchester United fails to materialize this summer. According to Kicker, Sancho has made it clear at an early stage to Dortmund that if a transfer to the Premier League giants fails to materialize, he will work with the same dedication and commitment for the success of the club. Sancho had already agreed on a personal term with Man United as the Red Devils remain favourite to agree to a deal for him this summer transfer window. Dortmund have already told Man United to sign Sancho before August 10 (today) when their 2020/21 pre-season tour will commence. The Bundesliga club had made it clear they will only let Sancho leave if Ole Gunnar Solskjaer...
Sancho & Man United ‘Agree Terms On A 5-Year Contract Worth £340,000 Per Week
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Sancho & Man United ‘Agree Terms On A 5-Year Contract Worth £340,000 Per Week

Jadon Sancho has reportedly agreed terms on a £340,000-a-week five year deal with Manchester United. The Borussia Dortmund star is on the verge of joining United after the two clubs reached an £108million agreement. All that needs to be determined before Sancho's deal goes through is the structure of the transfer. Initial reports claim United would pay a significant portion up front and the remaining balance over the new two summers.
Dimitar Berbatov Advises Man Utd on Signing Sancho
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Dimitar Berbatov Advises Man Utd on Signing Sancho

A former Manchester United striker, Dimitar Berbatov, has advised the club on signing Borussia Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho. Man United remain favourite to agree to a deal for Sancho this summer transfer’s window. Dortmund have already told the Red Devils to sign Sancho before August 10. But Berbatov believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side do not ‘necessary’ need to sign the 20-year-old England international because of their present front three, Anthony Martial, Marcus Rashford and Mason Greenwood. “Looking at how the Man United squad are doing at the moment I do not think signing Sancho is necessary,” the Bulgarian told the Daily Mirror. “Look at the front three from the other night, the speed of Martial, Rashford and Greenwood was great to watch, their link-up pl...
Dietmar Hamann Predicts Premier League Club Jadon Sancho will Join
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Dietmar Hamann Predicts Premier League Club Jadon Sancho will Join

Former Bayern Munich and Liverpool midfielder, Dietmar Hamann has predicted that Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho will join Manchester United ahead of Chelsea and Liverpool. DAILY POST had reported that Sancho had drawn the interest of Man United, Chelsea and Liverpool in the past. But Hamann says he expects Sancho to return to England at the end of the season to sign for the Red Devils. According to him, the 20-year-old England youngster is just too good to wait for another year before making a switch to the Premier League. “There will continue to be a market for the top players, like Jadon Sancho,” Hamann told Bild. “He is just too good to wait another year. I see him going to the Premier League. “The most likely option there is Manchester United...
’80 per cent’ of rumours are false – Real Madrid star Kroos plays down transfer reports
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’80 per cent’ of rumours are false – Real Madrid star Kroos plays down transfer reports

The Germany international midfielder has been around long enough, and seen enough names linked with his team, to take gossip with a pinch of salt Toni Kroos is reading little into the speculation suggesting that Kylian Mbappe, Jadon Sancho and Kai Havertz are transfer targets for Real Madrid, claiming “80 per cent” of rumours prove to be false. The Blancos are expected to bolster their ranks again when the next window opens. Zinedine Zidane will be given more money to spend, with the very best talent on the market always of interest to La Liga giants. Raids on Paris Saint-Germain, Borussia Dortmund and Bayer Leverkusen have been mooted for a trio of exciting young performers with plenty of potential. Kroos is aware of the gossip but, as a seasoned professional, is t...
‘We stand together to eradicate racial prejudice’ – Premier League stars make Black Lives Matter vow
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‘We stand together to eradicate racial prejudice’ – Premier League stars make Black Lives Matter vow

Player names will be replaced with 'Black Lives Matter' for the first 12 games after the restart The Premier League has announced that players’ names will be replaced on the backs of their shirts with ‘Black Lives Matter’ for the first 12 matches after the suspension to the season while a logo for the movement will be present on every shirt until the end of the season. There have been protests around the UK targeted at social inequality in recent weeks, mirroring those that erupted in the U.S. following the death of George Floyd. England international Jadon Sancho offered his support to the cause while playing for Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga, but the Premier League has announced that there will be a concerted effort made from its clubs and players to stamp out ...
Berbatov views Grealish as best fit for Man Utd over Saul, Sancho
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Berbatov views Grealish as best fit for Man Utd over Saul, Sancho

Former Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov wants to see Jack Grealish signed in the summer. United are linked with several stars for the coming transfer window, with Jadon Sancho said to be at the top of their list. But Berbatov thinks among those linked to the club, Grealish is the one who is the best fit. Berbatov told BetFair: "Manchester United have been linked with Saul Niguez from Atletico Madrid again. "For me looking at the situation, Pogba is back, Fernandes is there, they have McTominay who needs to play regularly because he's young and is doing so well, Mata is there, Matic is there who is great at what he does and to put one more in the mix is only okay if you are going to use them and have them playing regularly because that transfer will probably cost a lot...
‘Sancho’s next step is going to be a challenge’ – Southgate
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‘Sancho’s next step is going to be a challenge’ – Southgate

The winger has been linked with a return to the Premier League, but the England boss says he will find the competition tougher than the Bundesliga Jadon Sancho's next step is "going to be a challenge", according to Gareth Southgate, who insists the Manchester United target is still "maturing". The Borussia Dortmund attacker has emerged as one of the most sought-after young talents in European football since moving to Germany from Manchester City in 2017. He is currently enjoying his best season yet at Westfalenstadion, having contributed 20 goals and 20 assists to BVB's cause in 40 outings across all competitions, and has also established himself as a regular in the England squad.
Borussia Dortmund Star, Jadon Sancho Unhappy Over Haircut Fine Says “It’s Absolute Joke”
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Borussia Dortmund Star, Jadon Sancho Unhappy Over Haircut Fine Says “It’s Absolute Joke”

Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho says it is an “absolute joke” he has been fined by the German football league after being pictured having a home haircut without wearing a mask. England forward Sancho’s team-mate Manuel Akanji has also been fined after they were deemed to have broken rules. The league said the players had “obviously violated general hygiene and infection protection standards”. Sancho, 20, criticised the decision in a Twitter post which he later deleted. Dortmund had defended the players, saying they had not breached the Bundesliga’s health and safety rules. Hair salons reopened in Germany in May but there are strict rules in place, including the wearing of masks by both customers and hairdressers. German newspaper Bild posted the news on its Twitter accou...
Kimmich urges Bayern Munich to join George Floyd protests
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Kimmich urges Bayern Munich to join George Floyd protests

The Bundesliga giants could be the next team to take a stand against racism following recent events in the United States Bayern Munich are considering a joint protest over the death of George Floyd, with Joshua Kimmich keen for players to use their platform to help. Floyd died in police custody in Minneapolis last week after an officer knelt on his neck while he lay handcuffed on the ground, sparking demonstrations and riots over racism and police brutality across the United States and beyond. Jadon Sancho, Achraf Hakimi, Weston McKennie and Marcus Thuram all made gestures of support at the weekend, which were examined by the German Football Association (DFB). FIFA urged leagues to use common sense on the issue given the context and on Wednesday the DFB said no players will be sa...
George Floyd: UEFA Reveals what’ll Happen to any Player Demanding Justice for Late American
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George Floyd: UEFA Reveals what’ll Happen to any Player Demanding Justice for Late American

UEFA President, Aleksander Ceferin, has revealed what will happen to any player demanding justice for George Floyd, an American, during matches in UEFA’s competitions. Floyd, 46, died on May 25, 2020, at the hands of a White police officer in Minneapolis. DAILY POST recalls that football players, including Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho, used last weekend matches in the Bundesliga to reveal messages expressing solidarity with Floyd. “Football is a sport which encourages tolerance, inclusion and justice,” Ceferin was quoted by Daily Star as saying. “These are the same values being espoused by those showing solidarity to George Floyd. “If a player in our competitions were to display a message or act symbolically to ask for equality for human beings the...
Jadon Sancho joins Thuram, reveals ‘Justice for George Floyd’ t-shirt after scoring for Borussia Dortmund
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Jadon Sancho joins Thuram, reveals ‘Justice for George Floyd’ t-shirt after scoring for Borussia Dortmund

Jadon Sancho celebrated his first goal for Borussia Dortmund against Paderborn on Sunday by removing his shirt to reveal a t-shirt with 'Justice for George Floyd' written on it. Floyd died after being arrested by police outside a shop in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The American was pinned to the ground by a police officer, who knelt on Floyd's knee for nearly nine minutes. He was heard saying he couldn't breath before tragically passing away. Floyd's death has led to widespread protests across the United States and the world. And we've seen players honouring Floyd during the Bundesliga over the weekend. On Saturday, Schalke's Weston McKennie wore a 'Justice for George' armband against Werder Bremen. Then on Sunday, Borussia Monchengladbach's Marcus Thuram took a knee after scoring agai...
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Jadon Sancho Backs “Justice for George Floyd” Campaign after Scoring in Dortmund’s win

Borussia Dortmund star, Jadon Sancho, on Sunday shunned celebrating his first goal against Paderborn in the Bundesliga by making a statement over the killing of an American, George Floyd, by a police officer in the United States last week. Sancho found the net to put Dortmund 2-0 in front against Paderborn at the Benteler Arena and ran to the corner flag before removing his shirt to disclose a message on his base layer that read: “Justice for George Floyd.” The 20-year-old was later shown a yellow card for removing his shirt. The England international scored a hat-trick against Paderborn. Sancho was making his first start for Dortmund since the German Bundesliga resumed post-COVID-19 three weeks ago. His teammates, Thorgan Hazard, Achraf Hakimi, and Marcel Schmelzer ...
Man Utd pushing Bellingham to snub Borussia Dortmund
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Man Utd pushing Bellingham to snub Borussia Dortmund

Manchester United are pushing hard to convince Birmingham City teen Jude Bellingham about a move to Old Trafford. Borussia Dortmund remain a threat to United's hopes of signing the midfielder. But the Evening Standard reports United are pushing to sign Bellingham - and want him to compete for a starting berth right away. It's claimed they've already communicated this to the teenager - who they consider to be a generational talent behind the scenes. However, Dortmund are using the example of Jadon Sancho's rapid progress and success to tempt Bellingham to Germany. Birmingham are seeking at least £35m to sell the youngster.
Paderborn defender Hunemeier: Why would Sancho choose Man Utd?
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Paderborn defender Hunemeier: Why would Sancho choose Man Utd?

SC Paderborn defender Uwe Hunemeier has questioned Manchester United's pursuit of Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho. Hunemeier believes United might struggle to sign Sancho because of his Manchester City past. Sancho has frequently been linked with a move back to the Premier League this summer, with United putting him at the top of their list of targets, but veteran centre-half Hunemeier - who is set to come up against Sancho as Paderborn take on Dortmund on Sunday - believes his City history could hinder their pursuit. "He played for Manchester City before if I'm not wrong?" he said, on the Transfer Window podcast. “So I don't know if he would be happy to play for United then, I don't know how big the rivalry is between these two teams. "I know there's a rivalry but I d...
Ferdinand backs Man Utd to move for ‘playground footballer’ Sancho
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Ferdinand backs Man Utd to move for ‘playground footballer’ Sancho

The former Old Trafford centre-back has sung the praises of the 20-year-old forward and wants to see him in red next term Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has given his backing to the club to move for Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho. The young English attacker, who came through the youth ranks across the town at Manchester City, has been in the viewfinder of the Red Devils for several months after critically acclaimed displays in the Bundesliga. The return of top-flight football in Germany on Saturday is set to see Sancho thrust into the spotlight further, particularly as his BVB side kick off with a derby encounter against Schalke as they seek to chase down league leaders Bayern Munich.
Jadon Sancho’s Prefer Move Revealed
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Jadon Sancho’s Prefer Move Revealed

Borussia Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho, wants a move to London this summer transfer window. This was disclosed by a respected European football expert, Gabriel Marcotti. DAILY POST had reported that Chelsea, Manchester United and Liverpool are all interested in signing Sancho from Dortmund this summer. “I have been told Sancho would prefer a move back home in other words to London where he grew up,” Marcotti told the BTP Media Network. “But equally, I am sure he prefers a move for wherever it gives him the best package and long term prospects. “Obviously he has leverage, and in normal conditions, a Manchester United move would have happened. “I think if I am Borussia Dortmund, I have taken a big hit, and ideally, I would want to keep him another ye...
Sancho worth Man Utd breaking the bank for’ – Fans won’t be happy if Red Devils miss out, says Ince
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Sancho worth Man Utd breaking the bank for’ – Fans won’t be happy if Red Devils miss out, says Ince

The former midfielder has questioned whether Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is right for the winger, but admits those at Old Trafford should push for a deal Jadon Sancho is “worth breaking the bank for”, says Paul Ince, with Manchester United expected to sound out the Borussia Dortmund winger in the next transfer window. Speculation has raged for some time regarding supposed interest in the England international from Old Trafford. Having previously spent time within the academy system at Manchester City, the Red Devils are eager to offer the 20-year-old a return to familiar surroundings.
‘Sancho would make Liverpool better’ – Alexander-Arnold urges Dortmund winger to join him at Anfield
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‘Sancho would make Liverpool better’ – Alexander-Arnold urges Dortmund winger to join him at Anfield

The right-back described his England team-mate as "a special, special, special, special talent," and says he would improve the Reds' squad Trent Alexander-Arnold would love Jadon Sancho to join Liverpool, hailing the Borussia Dortmund star as a special talent. Sancho, 20, has been linked with a move back to the Premier League, although Manchester United are believed to be in pole position to land the England international. But international team-mate Alexander-Arnold would be keen to play alongside Sancho, who joined Dortmund from Manchester City in 2017, at club level.
Bundesliga clubs could get transfer market advantage with early restart, says finance expert
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Bundesliga clubs could get transfer market advantage with early restart, says finance expert

The German league will be attractive to players if it can offer matches in front of full crowds by next year, a football money guru has said. Bundesliga clubs could have an advantage in the transfer market if the league restarts in May, according to a football finance expert. The German Football League (DFL) confirmed on Thursday that the country's top flight will resume on May 9, provided the decision has the backing of politicians. It would make the Bundesliga the first of Europe's top leagues to play games again after being forced to suspend the schedule due to the coronavirus pandemic. Stars such as Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho and RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner have been linked with moves abroad, specifically to Premier League clubs.
‘I’d love Sancho to come to Chelsea’ – Hudson-Odoi eager to link-up with England team-mate at Stamford Bridge
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‘I’d love Sancho to come to Chelsea’ – Hudson-Odoi eager to link-up with England team-mate at Stamford Bridge

The Blues winger says he enjoys a good relationship with his Borussia Dortmund counter-part, and would like to see him move to west London Callum Hudson-Odoi has admitted he "would love" Jadon Sancho to join Chelsea this summer. Sancho's future at Borussia Dortmund has been the subject of much speculation this season, with his stellar performances at Westfalenstadion attracting attention from some of the world's biggest clubs. Chelsea, Manchester United and Real Madrid have all been heavily linked with the 20-year-old, who has contributed 17 goals and 19 assists to BVB's cause across all competitions in 2019-20. Hudson-Odoi has witnessed a fellow winger's talents up close on the international stage with England, and says they've "always loved playing with each other". The Blue...
Sancho Agrees Personal Terms With Manchester United
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Sancho Agrees Personal Terms With Manchester United

Borussia Dortmund Player, Jadon Sancho, is supposedly agreeing personal terms with Manchester United to move to Old Trafford in the summer transfer window. The Sun reports that Sancho is set to become Man United’s first signing of the summer after months of secret talks between both parties. Man United are willing to offer Sancho the no.7 shirt, in a bid to lure him to join Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side. The Red Devils are believed to be leading the race to sign the 20-year-old from Dortmund for a club-record fee. Sancho has scored 14 goals and provided 15 assists in 23 Bundesliga appearances for Dortmund so far this season. Meanwhile, Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke admitted last month that the Bundesliga giants would not stand in Sancho’s way if he wants to leave the cl...

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