Manchester United are set to make a £125m double swoop to sign Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Kai Havertz and Bayern Munich striker Thomas Muller in the January transfer window, according to a report in England.
The Daily Mirror is reporting that the Red Devils are lining up a raid on the Bundesliga as Manchester United chief executive Ed Woodward looks to help Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in the rebuilding process at Old Trafford.
The same article states that the 20-time English champions sent scouts to Germany to watch Bayer Leverkusen’s impressive 20-year-old Havertz feature against Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga on Saturday.
According to the same story, Manchester United had representatives to watch Muller feature in Bayern Munich’s clash against Union Berlin.
The Daily Mirror goes on to explain that Muller is a target for Manchester United despite his age as Solskjaer looks to give his youthful attack a chance to gain vital experience alongside the World Cup winner.
The article adds that Manchester United could be involved in a competitive race to sign Havertz, who is valued at around £85m by Bayer Leverkusen.
Manchester United have only managed to finish in the Premier League’s top four on two occasions in the past six seasons.
The Red Devils ended up in sixth spot last term.
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