Man Utd press to finally close signing of £158,000 a week star – Report

November 24, 2022

Memphis Depay proved to be a flop in the Premier League for Manchester United but surprisingly, he is linked with a move back to Old Trafford.

Last summer, Sportrevealed the Red Devils were interested in luring the Netherlands international. However, he ended up staying with Barcelona.

Now, the famous Spanishnews source have reported that Man Utd are pressing to finally close the signing of the 28-year-old forward in the winter transfer window.

It is stated that after offloading Ronaldo, United are looking to lure two forwards and a midfielder and they have already started working to complete the capture of Depay from the Blaugrana.

The former PSV Eindhoven started 20 games in the La Liga last season but since the arrival of Xavi, he has mainly warmed the bench.

Barca lured Lewandowski last summer and the signing of the Polish superstar has dropped Depay further down the pecking order and needs to leave to play week in and week out.

In the current campaign, he has only started 2 games in all competitions and spent a considerable amount of time on the treatment table.