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The Manchester United gamers ‘taking part in for his or her future’ with contracts expiring in 2020 and 2021, together with Pogba, Lingard and Mata

The Manchester United players ‘playing for their future’ with contracts expiring in 2020 and 2021, including Pogba, Lingard and Mata


Manchester United supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says various gamers are combating for his or her future on the membership.

A number of gamers might be out of contract this summer season and in 2021.

Those that are free brokers in six months’ time might be allowed to signal pre-contract agreements with abroad golf equipment.

For these with 18 months left on their offers, United will shortly should decide as to get them to signal new offers or attempt to offload them for the very best switch payment.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says gamers with expiring contracts are ‘taking part in for his or her future’
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After United’s 3-1 defeat to Man Metropolis within the first-leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final, Solskjaer stated: “I feel each participant is taking part in for his future on the largest golf equipment. You need to carry out and you have to do nicely.

“All of us have totally different roles in it, at a distinct age you’ve got extra affect behind the scenes as nicely to be one of many major characters.

“Each on and off the pitch, everybody right here has quite a bit to play for.”


Listed here are the gamers whose contract will expire inside the subsequent 18 months.

Contracts ending in 2020

Nemanja Matic

The midfielder, 31, has been used sparingly by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer however might see extra recreation time within the upcoming weeks as a result of accidents to Scott McTominay and Paul Pogba.

He’s unlikely to be provided a brand new deal at Manchester United and so they may even see it as a chance to get his £120,000-a-week wage off their books.

Nemanja Matic could possibly be set to depart Manchester United
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Ashley Younger

An extended servant of the membership who appears to be like destined for the exit this summer season. The 34-year-old joined in 2011 and has made 261 whole appearances for the membership.

He has performed greater than Solskjaer would in all probability like, as a result of harm, and he has been linked with a transfer to Inter on the finish of his deal.

Ashley Younger has been with Man United since 2011
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Eric Bailly

The defender was signed for £30million in 2016 however has seen his time at Previous Trafford stricken by harm issues.

He has made simply 74 appearances in that point and none thus far this season. He’s simply returning to health and it could possibly be an essential six months to find out his future on the membership.

Eric Bailly suffered a medial ligament harm in opposition to Chelsea final season
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Lee Grant

The 36-year-old was signed from Stoke for £1.5million in 2018 and is their third selection goalkeeper.

He has made simply two cup appearances in that point and it’s unlikely they may look to increase his contract.

Timothy Fosu-Mensah

The 22-year-old got here by the youth ranks at United however has by no means actually kicked on and obtained common first-team soccer.

He has had two mortgage spells within the Premier League, at Crystal Palace and Fulham, however has spent most of this season injured.

Timothy Fosu-Mensah’s time at Manchester United could possibly be up
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Tahith Chong

There may be loads of curiosity within the younger winger and it appears to be like unlikely he’ll signal a brand new deal at Previous Trafford.

The Solar report Juventus have provided him a £35,000-a-week deal plus a £2million signing on bonus.

Chong is a reported goal for Juventus
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Contracts ending in 2021

Paul Pogba

It’s clear Pogba needs to depart Manchester United, if his agent Mino Raiola is to be believed, and that places the membership in a tough state of affairs.

He isn’t going to signal a brand new contract and could have 12 months left on his present deal in the summertime. They’re more likely to promote him in the summertime then to attempt to recoup as a lot of the £89.3million they spent on him in 2016.

Paul Pogba has been linked with strikes away from Previous Trafford
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Jesse Lingard

Lingard just lately turned 27 however has by no means fulfilled the promise he confirmed earlier in his profession.

The attacking midfielder is in the course of a droop in type that has seen him not rating in additional than a 12 months.

He just lately enlisted the assistance of super-agent Mino Raiola suggesting he needs to thrash out a brand new contract at Previous Trafford or he’s trying to transfer elsewhere.

Lingard desperately struggled in entrance of purpose all through 2019
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Juan Mata

The midfielder got here near leaving Previous Trafford on a free switch final summer season. He penned a two-year deal after months of hypothesis however it’s unlikely it is going to once more be renewed.

He might be 33 by the top of his present deal and one thing miraculous could should occur for them to consider extending once more.

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Juan Mata signal a contract extension final summer season[/caption]

Marcos Rojo

United do have the choice to increase his present deal by an extra 12 months to take it to 2022.

He was a £16million signing from Sporting Lisbon in 2014 however has by no means been an everyday starter. He has made 122 whole appearances and was even linked with a transfer away final summer season.

That transfer to Everton by no means materialised and the membership might look to dump him quickly.

Rojo was understood to be near becoming a member of Everton on mortgage in the summertime however the deal fell by
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Sergio Romero

Romero is likely one of the finest backup goalkeepers within the Premier League and will get a beginning job at loads of different golf equipment.

The Purple Devils would seemingly need to hold maintain of him and it could depend upon the 32-year-old’s personal want to play.

Sergio Romero is David De Gea’s backup
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