Manchester United Boosted by Matthijs de Ligt’s Frustration; Barcelona Eye Xabi Alonso as Next Manager
Manchester United Boosted by Matthijs de Ligt’s Frustration
Manchester United’s pursuit of Bayern Munich defender Matthijs de Ligt has received a major boost after the Dutchman expressed frustration with his lack of playing time. De Ligt’s admission that his struggle for minutes is not due to any injury concerns has sparked speculation that he could seek a move this summer, with a potential reunion with former coach Erik ten Hag at Man Utd on the cards.
Barcelona Eye Xabi Alonso as Next Manager
Barcelona are reportedly preparing to make the first move in the race to hire Xabi Alonso as their next manager. The Spanish club is hoping to secure an agreement with Alonso before Liverpool, who are also rumored to be interested in the former midfielder. This move signals Barcelona’s intent to revamp their coaching staff and bring in fresh talent to lead the team.
Other transfer news includes the potential transfer of Kaoru Mitoma to Man Utd, Ferran Torres’ expected stay at Barcelona, and the interest from Sevilla in Arsenal defender Jakub Kiwior.