Antonio Rudiger is reportedly open to moving to Old Trafford when his Chelsea contract expires this summer.
According to Bild, a tier-two source, the centre-back wants to talk to Manchester United’s new manager before agreeing to join the club.
Erik ten Hag and Mauricio Pochettino have emerged as the leading candidates to take over from Ralf Rangnick at Old Trafford at the end of the 2021/22 campaign.
Rudiger remains a key player at Stamford Bridge under manager Thomas Tuchel but the Blues are only willing to offer the 29-year-old a contract renewal with a salary of £200,000-per-week.
2 Premier League clubs eye shock Paul Pogba move — it’s not Man City, Liverpool or Chelsea
It appears that Paul Pogba’s impending Manchester United exit does not mean an exit from the Premier League.
Two Premier League clubs are said to be interested in the signing the midfielder — but it’s not the names that you would expect to hear.
According to the reliable Neil Custis of The Sun, Newcastle and Aston Villa are eyeing a shock move for the 29-year-old at the end of the 2021/22 campaign.
The France international, who is likely to leave Old Trafford after spending six years at the club, has also been linked with the likes of Juventus, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain.