Manchester United has eyed quite a lot of signings in the transfer window. The opening of the transfer window saw rumors of all kinds flying around. The transfer window is witnessing major changes from the teams as well. Each of the teams are busy structuring the best for themselves. Most of the teams have shortlisted the players that they feel will be a good fit.
Chelsea’s Timo Werner seems to have caught quite a few eyes. He did not have a great season for Chelsea. However, his performance helped Chelsea win the Uefa Champions League. The German has always been a consistent performer for the team. His consistency seems to have attracted two of the biggest clubs. Both Barcelona and United wanted to sign Werner. Barcelona was looking to have the edge until things changed. As per the latest news, Timo Werner is all set to join the Red Devils.
The tug of war between the Red Devils and the Catalonians was going on for quite some time. It seems that the war will finally come to an end. Manchester United is looking well on track to sign Werner for the current season. Let us learn more about the news in detail below.
Manchester United To Sign Timo Werner
The news was first reported by El Nacional. One of the major deciding factors in the signing is Ralf Rangnick. Rangnick had previously worked with Werner in Leipzig. After being appointed as the Manchester United coach, he played a vital role. However, the owner of Chelsea was keen to move him to Spain.
Manchester United reaped the benefits of having Rangnick as their coach. This made Werner eager to work and reunite with his previous mentor. Barcelona has also shown interest in Edinson Cavani.