Manchester United ‘step up their curiosity in Chelsea’s Antonio Rudiger with Ralf Rangnick eager to deliver him in totally free this summer time’ – after defender rejected Blues’ newest contract provide
- Manchester United are reportedly eager on signing Antonio Rudiger this summer time
- The Chelsea star is but to pen new phrases and commit his future to the Blues
- Ralf Rangnick is admirer and Crimson Devils are in want of defensive reinforcements
Manchester United are reportedly ramping up their pursuit of soon-to-be out of contract Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger.
The 28-year-old colossal centre half is heading into the ultimate 4 months of his present deal at Chelsea and appears no nearer to penning new phrases.
European giants Actual Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain have been linked and now United are eager to swoop in and get one in every of their Premier League rivals’ stars totally free, in response to The Mirror.
Man United boss Ralf Rangnick (R) is eyeing a summer time transfer for Chelsea’s Antonio Rudiger (L)
Chelsea’s Thomas Tuchel is determined to maintain Rudiger past the top of his deal this summer time
The report claims that interim Crimson Devils boss Ralf Rangnick is eager on the thought of a transfer for the Germany worldwide.
United are in want of defensive reinforcements after conceding 34 league objectives to date this season – solely West Ham and Southampton have conceded the identical or extra out of the highest 10.
Whereas captain and centre again Harry Maguire has come beneath heavy criticism for his below-par performances this marketing campaign.
Crimson Devils are in want of defensive reinforcements after delivery plenty of objectives this season
Sportsmail revealed earlier this month that Rudiger, who pockets round £100,000-a-week wages at Stamford Bridge, rebuffed Chelsea’s newest provide of round £140,000-per-week to commit his future to the Blues.
It’s believed the west London membership did informally put a deal round £200,000 per week down on the desk however the provide nonetheless missed the mark.
Each LaLiga giants Actual and France’s powerhouse PSG have already made Ruidger pre-contract approaches and he is aware of he improve his wage to £400,000 per week ought to he depart on a Bosman switch.
That’s proving a stumbling block for Chelsea, who’ve made it clear they need the defender to remain, and are hopeful they will tie him all the way down to a brand new deal.
United have been monitoring Rudiger’s contract scenario with Rangnick, who is ready to maneuver upstairs in a consultancy position following his interim spell, an enormous admirer of his compatriot.