Man United want Toni Kroos
In a strange timing, the Independent have dropped an enormous piece of transfer gossip. Undoubtedly, clubs aren’t open for transfer activity until the season ends in May.
Once the season ends, the football calendar speeds up, as the focus will switch to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
With that in mind, the news outlet have suggested Manchester United’s top summer target is Real Madrid star Toni Kroos.
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The World cup winner has long been linked heavily with a possible Manchester United move.
La Liga giants Real Madrid will certainly fight to keep the German, whose contract runs until the summer of 2022.
In a move to convince Red Devil’s supporters, the transfer deal could materialize. it’s suggested the Los Blancos will sell big in the summer, as they look to overhaul their team and acquire a big star.
However, should the move fail to materialize, Jose Mourinho’s plan B is to go for Borussia Dortmund star Julian Weigl. The player has also been linked with a move to Manchester City.
It’s thought that Jose Mourinho’s intentions would be to play Tony Kroos alongside France international midfielder Paul Pogba and Serbian Nemanja Matic.