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Erik Ten Hag is hell-bent on making Manchester United the best club in the world

Marcus Rashford will lead the makeover of Manchester United into the best side in the world, as per their astute boss Erk Ten Hag. 

In a time of rejuvenated interest in the forward from fans with Manchester United tickets, the Dutch manager answered questions regarding Paris St. Germain’s interest in English forward Marcus Rashford.

Rashford’s contract will now remain in effect until 2024, thanks to United’s activation of the forward’s extension.

“We want to string in the best team possible; therefore, this is the perfect place for him to be, “Ten Hag stated.

“First in England, then in the continent, and finally on a global scale.”

Since returning from his World Cup assignment in Qatar, Rashford has netted nine goals in nine appearances.

The 25-year-old has scored 17 goals this season, which is more than Man United’s next three leading scorers, Bruno Fernandes, Antony, and Anthony Martial combined.

Ten Hag continued, “I think he recognizes Manchester United is his own club, but he also plays the best football in this setting.

“This club can assist him in getting into the correct position and scoring goals, both of which he excels at.

“He is essential to us, and we must have him if we are to succeed,”

United will have to recover from their last-second loss to Premier League leaders Arsenal, which was the second time successively that they had lost after conceding late in a league game.

The team has yet to claim a trophy since their 2017 Europa League triumph, and if they do not win anything this year, it will be the longest gap between titles since the nine-year stretch between their 1968 European Cup success and their 1977 FA Cup victory over Liverpool.

Ten Hag also defended £82 million Brazilian winger Antony before his team’s first trip to the City Ground following their 8-1 victory in 1999, when Solskjaer scored four goals after coming off the bench.

Despite heavy hopes from those with Manchester United tickets at the time of his expensive signing, since making his debut against Arsenal on September 4, the 22-year-old Brazilian Antony has not made an impact, and last week at Crystal Palace, he insulted Fernandes after the Portuguese midfielder protested over a pass he rolled out for a goal-kick.

Ten Hag noted, “He is not conceding games. He is contributing, and the team is winning, which already conveys how well he is doing.”

He is capable of more. He needs to be more direct, yes. But if he is on the pitch, the team performs well, which is good.”

Osimhen, Kane primary targets

It might feel far off for those with Manchester United tickets, but the club’s hiring staff will keep a close eye on the summer transfer market.

After completing a loan deal for Wout Weghorst, United’s job on the incomings front in January is finished. The Dutchman will likely serve as something other than the Reds’ long-term striker problem’s solution.

Erik ten Hag will therefore need to scour the summer transfer market in search of that coveted attacker who can propel the team to the next level. Harry Kane and Victor Osimhen, two forwards, are on the team’s radar right now.

Kane is United’s most secure choice for anyone with Manchester United tickets. If they sign the England captain, there won’t be any hidden agendas.

He is a consummate professional who has excelled year after year in the Premier League and can be accessible for not too much money. Kane could feel like he has outgrown the North London side after surpassing the Tottenham Hotspur goalscoring milestone against Fulham.

There will only be one year remaining on his current contract by the end of the current season, so if Spurs believe they can’t convince him to sign an extension, they will have to sell. But just because the time is ripe for a Kane chase doesn’t necessarily mean that United should take that decision later this year.

How long before the Reds start hunting for a new striker again if United sign Kane? There may only be three or four more strong seasons left for the 29-year-old, but that may be all.

However, Osimhen from Napoli is a very different story. The 24-year-old Nigerian appears to still have a long career ahead of him and is already establishing himself in Serie A.

This month, his boss Luciano Spalletti gushed about the potential that his striker offers. Following his two goals against Juventus, Napoli’s manager told DAZN, “Osimhen is such a wonderful striker.”

“I’m astounded by his potential and eager to watch what he does in the future.” He has the speed, ability, bravery, and physicality to handle those circumstances.”

Transfer watch

According to reports, Manchester United is in the running to sign Spain’s Borja Iglesias from Real Betis. According to the Spanish news source estadio deportivo, the Red Devils have Iglesias on their radar.

The Premier League side has expressed a lot of interest in the 30-year-old, who the Verdiblancos value at €40 million. Fulham, Brighton, and Brentford are just a few of the teams mentioned.

Manchester United is prepared to pay Juventus’ asking price of €100 million for star Federico Chiesa, according to Calciomercatoweb.

Juventus, who have recently been the subject of criticism, are eager to make some money and may decide to sell some of their players, including Chiesa.

Charlie Savage is a Man United academy graduate and the son of former Wales footballer Robbie Savage. He made his first team debut for Manchester United in December 2021 as a replacement in the 1-1 UEFA Champions League tie versus Young Boys.

Savage and Forest Green have reached an agreement for a temporary loan, according to BBC Sport. He reportedly had attention from several Championship teams, but he decided to sign with the League One team because of the guarantee of consistent playing time to continue his development.

According to Mundo Deportivo, Real Sociedad player Martin Zubimendi, who prefers to play in the Premier League, has a chance to with Manchester United, which would give them a significant boost.

Barcelona, a Spanish powerhouse, has noticed the playmaker’s rapid development. Still, it is now being said that the playmaker is considering a move to the English top division, despite having rejected a move to Arsenal this winter.

The aim of Zubimendi, who has a €60 million buy-out clause in his contract, is to remain with Sociedad over the summer before moving on to another team.

According to a report via talkSPORT, United will permit Scott Mctominay and Harry Maguire to leave the team, but only in the summer.

Both are not part of Erik ten Hag’s long-term plans, but the Dutch manager still thinks they will contribute to the team’s success in the remaining games of the year.

While McTominay has drawn attention from Southampton and Newcastle, Maguire has attracted a bid from West Ham United.

According to French journalist Fabrice Hawkins, the fight to sign Malo Gusto, who Chelsea wants, has reportedly been entered by Manchester United.

The 19-year-old is said to be one of the top young right-backs in European football, and Chelsea is thought to be in the lead to sign him.

The Blues have already established contact with Lyon over a move and have reached an understanding with the player regarding the personal parameters of a long-term contract.

The West Londoners have also made the French group a preliminary bid. The Red Devils are reportedly pursuing the young, aggressive right-back, intending to sabotage Chelsea’s move.

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