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Man Utd put David Brooks and Josh King on switch wishlist as Bournemouth duo eyed for summer season swoops

Man Utd put David Brooks and Josh King on transfer wishlist as Bournemouth duo eyed for summer swoops


MANCHESTER UNITED are eyeing a summer season swoop for Bournemouth duo David Brooks and Josh King. 

Cherries boss Eddie Howe is bracing for a shake-up within the subsequent switch window and the membership are ready to money in on plenty of helpful property within the wake of the coronavirus disaster.

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David Brooks (left) and Josh King (proper) are being tracked as fall-back choices for United[/caption]

In response to the Manchester Night Information, the Cherries pair are regarded as back-up choices if Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can not land the highest targets on his switch wishlist.


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Wales worldwide Brooks performs out huge or in central attacking positions so gives an alternative choice to megabucks summer season goal Jadon Sancho, if the eye-watering £100million-plus transfer falls by means of.

The precarious transfer has hit plenty of obstacles with the monetary uncertainty brought on by the coronavirus pandemic placing a spanner within the works.

And Ed Woodward beforehand forged doubt over big-money acquisitions within the coming market.

Outdated Trafford have additionally been dealt a significant blow with European giants Bayern Munich and Liverpool monitoring the BVB golden boy.

Brooks has endured a stint on the sidelines this season on account of a critical ankle harm, however he returned to coaching in February, sparking curiosity from United and Spurs. 

The Welshman chipped in with a complete of seven targets and 5 assists final time period, getting on the rating sheet in opposition to the likes of Chelsea, Brighton and Fulham.

United tried to land King on deadline day in January however reportedly had a suggestion within the area of £25million turned down by the Cherries.

The marksman may fill in for mortgage star Odion Ighalo – who is predicted to be snared again to his guardian membership Shanghia Shenua subsequent week. 

King,  joined United’s academy in 2008, earlier than signing for Blackburn on a everlasting deal in 2013 after making simply two first staff appearances.

The 28-year-old- who’s tied down on the Vitality Stadium till 2021 – has chipped in with 4 targets in 19 Premier League video games this season.

United scouts have been watching Jack Grealish all season, as Solskjaer seems to be to bolster his midfield.

The monetary impression of coronavirus has raised doubts whether or not the Purple Devils will have the ability to stump up the money whereas additionally concentrating on Sancho.


Outdated Trafford are additionally plotting a swoop for Birmingham whizkid Jude Bellingham, 16, who has change into essentially the most wished teenager within the Premier League after a surprising season for the Blues.

The teen has already change into the Blues’ youngest ever scorer and first-team look maker – breaking a 49-year-old report set by Trevor Francis.

However he’s regarded as uncertain over a Purple Devils change regardless of intervention from United legend Sir Alex Ferguson.