The six Man United players Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is set to axe in summer overhaul
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could axe up to six Manchester United stars in the summer transfer window.
The Norwegian is set to backed by United chiefs, having been appointed permanent manager last month.
Alexis Sanchez, Antonio Valencia, Marcos Rojo, Juan Mata, Matteo Darmian and Ander Herrera could all face the chop at the end of the season as Solskjaer prepares for his first full season at the helm.
Furthermore, defensive trio Valencia, Rojo and Darmian have featured a combined four times under Solskjaer and will be shown the exit door.
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Meanwhile, The Times report United will let Solskjaer decide if he wants to keep top earner Sanchez, who has scored just five goals since joining from Arsenal in January 2018.
Selling three players and bringing three in has been United’s transfer policy in the past, but that approach could change this summer as they aim to compete with Liverpool and Manchester City at the top end of the Premier League.
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Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez is understood to be one of United’s top targets, with the Spain international keen on a move to the Premier League this summer.
West Ham’s Declan Rice, wantaway Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi, £100million-rated England ace Jadon Sancho and Crystal Palace right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka are also on the Red Devils’ radar.
Furthermore, Real Madrid star Raphael Varane is one of many centre-backs United are keeping tabs on. The France international is reportedly ‘considering his future’ at the Bernabeu.
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