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Man United given hope they can still land Kane – sources

Man United given hope they can still land Kane – sources

Rob DawsonCorrespondentJuly 24, 2023, 03:00 AM3 minutes of reading

Leboeuf: Kane can achieve something by going to Bayern

Frank LeBoeuf and Stevie Nicol discuss Harry Kane’s potential exit from Tottenham looms.

Sources have told ESPN that Manchester United are encouraged they can still land Harry Kane due to the belief the striker will have to leave Tottenham Hotspur this summer.

Spurs owner Joe Louis has told chairman Daniel Levy that he is not ready to let Kane leave the club on a free next summer and that the England captain will either sign a new deal or move this transfer window.

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According to sourcesKane, who has a year left on his contract, has already decided not to extend his deal.

A deal to bring Kane to Old Trafford is still not impossible and Atalanta’s Rasmus Hojland Eintracht Frankfurt’s Randall Kolo Muani and others are considered more achievable targets.

Tottenham have rejected two bids from Bayern Munich, but the 29-year-old remains their summer target.

Sources have told ESPN that United will not extend Spurs’ £100m valuation. They are monitoring the situation, knowing that Levy will have to make offers, despite concerns that Kane’s wage demands will be prohibitive.

Harry Kane looks to be on his way out of Tottenham.Photo by Amphol Thongmuyangluang/SOPA Images/Light Rocket via Getty Images

Despite difficulties in getting a deal done with Tottenham, Kane would go abroad if he did, and he is Erik ten Haag’s first choice.

Ten Hag want to land a striker before the deadline, but the budget is tight after signings from Chelsea and Mason Mount. Andre Onana From Inter.

United’s striker shortage was highlighted in them 2-0 When winger Jadon Sancho was deployed as a No.9 against Arsenal in New Jersey on Saturday.

Sancho got on the scoresheet at the MetLife Stadium, but Ten Haag felt another goalscorer was essential before the start of the new season.

Anthony Martial is with the squad in the US but is yet to qualify to train with the team.

Martial missed the FA Cup final in June with a hamstring injury and will return to training on Sunday when United move their camp to San Diego.

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