Manchester United a major boost in their pursuit of Frenkie de Jong after admitting that the Barcelona star could leave this summer.
The Netherlands international is one of several midfielders being tipped to make the move to Old Trafford in the transfer window ahead of Erik ten Hag's arrival.
The Ajax boss will replace interim coach Ralf Rangnick at the end of the season. And the 52-year-old already has a number of top transfer targets as he looks to revolutionise United - who have had a nightmare season and will miss out on Champions League football next year.
Midfield is an area that is in need of immediate surgery and Ten Hag reportedly wants to bring in a familiar name.De Jong worked with the Dutch coach at Ajax and was part of the team that reached the Champions League semi-finals in 2019.Read more on dailystar.co.uk