Manchester United’s Sam Johnstone is all set to leave the club on a one-year loan deal, according to the Daily Star. The 24-year-old backup goalkeeper will move to the Championship with Steve Bruce and Aston Villa, after he was promised he would be their #1 this season – snubbing interest from Middlesbrough.
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Manchester United Football Club have real strength in depth in the goalkeeper area at the moment, fronted by one of the best in the business; David de Gea. However, it looks as though we could well be about to lose one of the guys further down in the pecking order.
Manchester United Football Club have been blessed with brilliant goalkeepers down the years. That seems to be the case right now, too. David de Gea is the clear number one, with Sergio Romero a more than able back-up, who could start for most teams in the league.
Manchester United Football Club have a whole host of goalkeepers on their books at the moment, led by one of the best on the planet – David de Gea. However, one of our shot-stoppers could be about to leave Old Trafford on a permanent deal; that’s if Steve Bruce (Aston Villa boss) gets his way.
The January transfer window is now officially open, and clubs up and down the country are free to make moves from now until the end of the month. Manchester United are already looking quite active in the market, and there has already been a couple of moves made in the goalkeeping department.
Manchester United Football Club has plenty of quality at their disposal at the moment, and one area that the side have one of the best players in the world in is the goalkeeper position. David de Gea has the #1 jersey on lockdown, but his backups are still jostling for position and fighting for their place.
Manchester United Football Club have a truly world class goalkeeper in the form of David de Gea in between the sticks for the most part, which has meant limited chances for those below him. One player who has been at the club for quite a while is Sam Johnstone – but now he’s being targeted for a move away.
Remember Cameron Borthwick-Jackson? Manchester United’s left-back who has spent the first part of this season on loan at Wolverhampton Wanderers. However, the young Mancunian has barely played for the Midlands club, and now Jose has gotten some revenge for that.
Manchester United Football Club had a very busy summer transfer window in terms of incomings. Jose Mourinho brought in some extremely gifted players, including Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Now it looks as though the squad is about to be trimmed down.
Manchester United have made plenty of brilliant transfers already during this window, with Jose sanctioning moves for the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba. However, alongside that, we have to expect plenty of players being sold to balance the books.