Man Utd ‘target’ three new strikers while forward attracts fresh interest

Latest news and rumours regarding Manchester United as they prepare for their next game

Manchester United lock horns with Charlton Athletic on Tuesday evening as they eye a place in the final four of the Carabao Cup. The Addicks make the trip to Old Trafford on the back of two wins on the spin in League One under new boss Dean Holden.

Erik ten Hag’s side are also in strong form and saw off Everton 3-1 last time out in the FA Cup. Here is a look at some of the latest news regarding the club...

Strikers linked

United seem to be keeping one eye on the future and have been linked with three new strikers for this summer. According to ESPN, they will ‘target’ Red Bull Salzburg’s Benjamin Sesko, Napoli’s Victor Osimhen and Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane as they look to bolster their attacking department. Burnley’s Wout Weghorst is only seen a short-term solution by the Premier League outfit.

New interest in youngster

More Football League clubs have reportedly joined the race for youngster Charlie McNeill. 90min say Barnsley, Millwall and Blackpool are keen on landing him on loan this winter. The 19-year-old has been linked with Ipswich Town and Preston North End as well recently.

Ex-defender set to retire

Former United defender Steve Bruce is reportedly set to retire from management. The Daily Mail claim the 62-year-old, was was sacked by West Brom earlier this season, is poised to call it a day. He has also managed the likes of Wigan Athletic, Birmingham City, Sunderland, Hull City, Aston Villa, Sheffield Wednesday and Newcastle United in the past.