Barcelona plans to hijack Manchester United wonderkid, Marcus Rashford as they cook up a £100 million deal for the Englishman.
Barcelona seems to be expecting their visitors; Manchester United today not just for the champions league sake but also to take a closer look at Rashford whom they plan investing £100 million on.
According to The Mirror, Manchester United are looking to offer the 21-year-old an extension to his remaining one year contract.
Despite that The Red Devils are planning to extend the English kid’s contract 12 month further by summer, they have not spoken with the player yet and this seems good for Barcelona.
At the end, Barcelona are planning to fund Rashford’s arrival by sacrificing their midfielder, Philipe Coutinho who still finds it difficult to fit into the Barcelona pattern.
Having found his real worth under the new manager, Ole Solskjear; The Red Devils plans to keep him with a new offer that would have him earn £300,000 a week.
Manchester United planning to increase Rashford’s pay won’t actually scare away the Camp Nou occupants, instead would leave them with no other option than to device other means to lure the player.
The Spanish side will continue to watch the player as they will be clashing with the Red Devils today in a deciding match which they are already one goal ahead.
Meanwhile, Ole’s boys have already arrived Camp Nou and seems to have come with the same spirit they went to Prinzenpark with when they sent PSG out of the race.
According to the club’s official site, manutd.com; below is the confirmed 22 man squad for the Red Devils:
David De Gea, Sergio Romero, Lee Grant, Diogo Dalot, Matteo Darmian, Ashley Young, Phil Jones, Victor Lindelof, Marcos Rojo, Chris Smalling, Luke Shaw, Fred, Nemanja Matic, Scott McTominay, Andreas Pereira, Paul Pogba, Jesse Lingard, Juan Mata, Anthony Martial, Alexis Sanchez, Romelu Lukaku, Marcus Rashford.
Will they head into the next round or crash out of the competition?
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