Erling Haaland flies into Manchester for talks with United: report

Manchester United Football Club could (and probably should) dip their toes into the transfer market in January should the right player become available.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer needs reinforcements, with a new forward amongst the list of requirements. The name that we’ve covered most recently is Erling Braut Haaland. Today, we’ve a big update in that regard…

The story comes from Norway, namely Aftenbladet, they state that the prolific 19-year-old has flown into Manchester for talks with United today, alongside his father, Alfe-Inge…

Haaland has struck 28 goals in just 22 games across all competitions, including eight in six Champions League outings. Understandably, that has led to huge interest in his signature, with United seemingly in amongst it too.

This story comes just a week after we covered a claim from The Telegraph who stated that talks would be held with United. It seems to me as though they could well be taking place today – and what a signing this would be.

After letting Romelu Lukaku leave over the summer, United have a gaping hole to fill. Perhaps the winter widow is the Red Devils’ best chance at convincing Haaland to choose Old Trafford as his next destination. Who knows, this young man could well fire us into the top four.

Solskjaer could well be our secret weapon, too. The pair have previously worked together at Molde and that personal relationship may prove key. Hopefully, the Baby Faced Assassin can convince his countryman to choose the Theatre of Dreams over every other side vying for his services…

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