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Bayern Munich are willing to listen to offers for defender Niklas Sule in hopes of luring Dayot Upamecano to the club, according to a report.
The RB Leipzig Upamecano defender is one of the most exciting young defenders in Europe and has generated a lot of interest.
Indeed, the main one who is supposedly interested is Liverpool. The Reds are reportedly looking for a new center-back amid the long-term injuries of Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez.
Pandit Jamie carragher he has supported the Reds to bring Upamecano to Anfield, perhaps in January.
According to TodofichajesHowever, Bayern have a plan that they hope will see the 22-year-old move to Germany.
The Bundesliga champions are keen to sell Sule, who has been the subject of ties with United. Indeed, IMAGE Journalist Christian Falk has claimed that 25-year “dreams” of playing at Old Trafford.
Sule has two years left on his contract, but the report claims that a “good offer” could see the German leave.
Regarding the potential movement of Upamecano, Todofichajes He adds that Bayern have maintained the ‘first contacts’ with Leipzig. As such, they could submit their first firm offer when the January transfer window opens.
But the report says that the price of Upamecano will be the key obstacle. Leipzig is demanding € 60 million (£ 54 million) for his signature.
Previous reports They have claimed the Frenchman has a £ 36.4m buyout clause in the new contract he signed in the summer.
TodofichajesMeanwhile, he adds that, in addition to Sule, Bayern will allow Jerome Boateng to leave. The defender’s contract in Bavaria expires next summer, but he appears not to be offered an extension.
Raiola targets United boss Solskjaer
Meanwhile, super agent Mino Raiola has targeted United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in his latest attack on the club.
Raiola has had a cold relationship with the Red Devils for some time. However, that has been deteriorated by the future of its star client Paul Pogba.
The agent has stated in a recent interview that the Frenchman is “unhappy” and wants to leave.
He also took aim at Solskjaer because of United’s interest in Erling Haaland.