Manchester United are exploring the potential of a deal for Barcelona centre-back Yerry Mina.
The 23-year-old Colombia worldwide has been moved up United’s checklist of choices as Leicester’s Harry Maguire and Toby Alderweireld of Tottenham are thought-about over-priced.
Barcelona need round £30million for Mina and have curiosity from Everton although the participant is reluctant to go to Goodison simply months after becoming a member of Barcelona.
Manchester United are wanting right into a doable transfer for Colombia defender Yerry Mina
The Outdated Trafford aspect view different choices, like Harry Maguire, as overpriced by their golf equipment
Ought to he go away he desires to affix a Champions League membership. Lyon have additionally expressed curiosity however concern Mina is holding on for United to make a suggestion.
United returned on Wednesday from their tour of the USA whereas Barcelona had been in Dallas. Nonetheless, a United delegation is predicted to fulfill up with Barcelona officers in Spain on Thursday to go over the doable figures.
Jose Mourinho desires a dominant centre-back but whereas preliminary experiences on Mina at Palmeiras had been promising, his kind was very erratic for Barcelona final season.
That prompted the membership to improve to Sevilla’s Clement Lenglet, sarcastically a participant scouted by United final season.
Jose Mourinho is eager to convey one other dominant central defender to United this summer time
United could but offload Marcos Rojo to Everton to assist offset their spending, although talks on that transfer are nonetheless within the early phases, however many inside the membership do not see Mina as being any higher than the defenders they have already got.
Everton are understood to have provided £26m for Mina and, whereas Barcelona officers have heard of United curiosity, that they had not thought-about it to be severe.
He made simply six appearances for Barcelona final season after becoming a member of for £11m in January.
United play Bayern Munich on the Allianz Enviornment on Sunday of their remaining warm-up recreation earlier than starting the Premier League season with a Friday night time dwelling recreation in opposition to Leicester on August 10.
Everton are additionally eager on Mina and are understood to have provided Barcelona £26m for him