“I really don’t know,” joked Erik ten Haag.Manchester United are attempting to signal Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong.
At least we consider he’s joking. If he is not, he absolutely would not be looking through this web page taking into consideration the reality that we publish 500 situations a week.
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The Pink Devils have reportedly agreed terms with Barcelona but the participant has no desire in a shift to Previous Trafford.
And amid all the hyperlinks, Ten Haag was requested about de Jong at a press convention on Friday afternoon.
He (quoted by the Manchester Night News) explained: “Do we need to have Frankie de Jong? I did not know! It is about the ideal players. I are unable to remark on a participant who has signed a contract with one more club. We will convey you information when we have it.
10 Hag mentioned he was “delighted” with the squad and “delighted” with the signings the club manufactured this summer season.
“This will be a fantastic condition [to have transfer business done]”But I am satisfied with the crew,” he reported. “I’m happy he’s signed so considerably. We are entirely operational. I am pleased with the recent squad and we require the ideal gamers.
If he is delighted with his present midfield collection, he says, “I feel so. As we saw in the pre-time, we did perfectly there. We have a good workforce. But we can continue to bolster the crew.
Christian Eriksen and Lisandro Martinez are two new players coming by means of the doorway this summer season. 10 Hag exposed the duo are “fit to start out” for United’s Leading League opener versus Brighton on Sunday.
“We want levels of competition in the workforce, but we are going into a extensive time with a large amount of online games. We need a lot of very good gamers. They are in good shape to begin,” he claimed.
Ten Hague will just take charge of his initially aggressive recreation as United manager towards Graham Potter’s side and admits there will be no likely back, in particular very last season’s 4- defeat by the Seagulls on Sunday.
“Last season is the last season – I’m searching ahead to it. I am getting ready the team for the long term and for Sunday – that is it.
“I assume we have to appear ahead to the first recreation. We want to get each individual recreation and we will test to do that from Sunday.
“It (the new year) is as exciting as any season. But when you occur with a new crew, it is tricky. But we are really on the lookout ahead to Sunday. They (Brighton) are a superior workforce, a decent crew and play desirable football. I really like them.”