There are teams that transcend like Ajax from Have hag, unforgettable for exhibitions in the Champions League like the one he offered at the Santiago Bernabéu. From that talented team, footballers like By Ligt or De Jong and now it is the turn of Van de beek, who has tied his future to United in exchange for 40 million euros. Although Old Trafford awaits a player who was much closer to Madrid were it not for a pandemic that stopped his incorporation to the team Zidane.
Like so many other teammates in that Ajax, Van de beek he marveled at the unusual self-confidence on the court. It did not matter if it was in Madrid than Tottenham, not even gripped by a semifinals of the Champions. A ease that did not overlook Arsenal, West Ham or United itself, with which the first contacts were established as specified by ‘The Athletic’ through Matt Judge, in charge of negotiating operations like this from London.
It has come to fruition although Real Madrid was a long time behind the Dutchman. Even Dortmund, although everything was closed with Florentine. Despite the fact that a figure close to 50 million euros was being considered, Zidane He couldn’t make room for it last summer and they moved to January. After this summer. But in the middle came COVID-19 and the Spanish team backed down. He looked at his loan portfolio and opted to re-fish Odegaard before signing Van de beek.
AND Solskjaer convinced the blond Dutch. He explained why he was interested in him. On the phone, the Norwegian told him that he was going to find him a place in a team whose face has changed. Next to Pogba and Bruno fernandes, United looks better. Better. Already Van de beek, who can play both at base and behind the ram, was seduced by the proposal of a coach who will prioritize talent at Old Trafford. United want to rival Liverpool and City.