Manchester United ready to bid £55m for English midfielder this summer

Manchester United ready to bid £55m for English midfielder this summer

Manchester United are reportedly considering reigniting their interest in Eric Dier during the next transfer window. The Red Devils had made necessary enquiries regarding the England international nine months ago, but they instead spent their money on Nemaja Matic, who has been making waves in the central park at Old Trafford.

According to reports, United could resume their pursuit of Dier during the summer, and they to commence negotiations with a scintillating offer of around £55m.

Jose Mourinho has been clear about his intended move in the transfer market this summer with the midfield being his priority. Michael Carrick has already declared his intentions to retire at the end of the season, but there is a realistic chance that it may coincide with the exit of contract rebel Maroune Fellaini on a free transfer.

Coincindentally, United have once again directed their attention Dier with the Englishman capable of slotting into a holding midfield position alongside Nemaja Matic. Nevertheless, Spurs chairman Daniel Levy has always found it hard to release his players to Premier League rivals, and he could potentially request for a much higher fee than stated.

According to folks at, United have lacked the presence of a creative midfield player in their squad other than Paul Pogba, and it will be interesting to see which kind of player, Mourinho would prefer to reinforce the club’s midfield with during the summer.