Paper Round-Up: Morata update, Smalling being targeted, Ibrahimovic new deal & more

Manchester United Football Club’s transfer period is in full swing. As we all know, a move for Victor Lindelof from SL Benfica has been confirmed, and the man known as the ‘Iceman’ will become Jose Mourinho’s first signing of the summer.

With that in mind, we’re at that point of the season where we’re being linked with what feels like every name under the sun on a daily basis. I guess that’s just the nature of the beast when you’re one of the biggest clubs in the world.

Here at Old Trafford Faithful, we try to do our best to compile a list of all those rumours in one place to save you from trawling the web. Today’s gossip includes a couple of key updates regarding the potential signing of Alvaro Morata. ┬áThere is also news of a move for Brazilian midfielder Fabinho, who would be an excellent signing by the way.

Furthermore, the Manchester Evening News are claiming that Zlatan Ibrahimovic could have a deal on the table from the Red Devils. There is also news of a potential outgoing, with Victor Lindelof coming in, Chris Smalling could about to be sold.

Finally, we have something to celebrate. United’s Dean Henderson was part of England’s U20s World Cup winning squad, he’s updated us all of his happiness via an excellent social media post.

Have a look at all the latest paper talk regarding Manchester United:

Jose Mourinho has convinced striker Alvaro Morata to join him at Old Trafford. (Marca)

The 24-year-old Spaniard has been dropping hints on social media about the possibility of a move. (Metro)

Manchester United could in fact still offer Zlatan Ibrahimovic a short-term deal at the club. (Manchester Evening News)

The Red Devils are close to agreeing a deal to sign Fabinho from AS Monaco. (Manchester Evening News via Brazilian reports)

United’s move for Victor Lindelof could mean curtains for Chris Smalling. (Daily Star)

Dean Henderson, a talented goalkeeper on United’s books won the U20 World Cup. He posted a brilliant photo of his celebrations on Twitter. (Dean Henderson, Twitter)

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