Gary Neville is “involved” about this. Manchester United proceed to fall behind their Premier League rivals after enduring a sluggish begin to the summer season switch window.
Whereas Manchester Metropolis and Liverpool have strengthened their respective squads with the signings of Erling Haaland and Darwin Nunez, United have but to dive into the market.
Ten Hag, who has signed a three-year contract at Previous Trafford following his resolution to depart Dutch champions Ajax, is trying to strengthen his squad in a number of positions and can spend greater than £100m on newcomers.
Manchester United have expressed curiosity in Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong and Ajax defender Jurrien Timber however each offers seem to have stalled.
Involved about his former membership’s inactivity, Neville says signing offers later within the switch window will make it more durable for Ten Hag to seek out success subsequent season.
“I do know early within the window nevertheless it’s worrying United are struggling to get enterprise completed,” the Previous Trafford legend posted on Twitter.
“The others appear stable and prepared however United can’t transfer. Erik ten Hag wants his group to type as quickly as potential. Being late will solely make it more durable for him! Fingers crossed it occurs quickly!’
Manchester United endured a disappointing 2021-22 season underneath Ralf Rangnick and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to complete sixth within the Premier League, 13 factors adrift of the top-4 and 35 factors behind champions Manchester Metropolis.
Final week United confirmed 11 first-team gamers had left Previous Trafford after their contracts expired, with Paul Pogba, Jesse Lingard, Nemanja Matic and Juan Mata being the high-profile departures.
At his first Manchester United press convention, Ten Hag confirmed United’s pre-season schedule would begin on 27 June.
“First we’ll take a break,” stated the 52-year-old. “We begin pre-season on June twenty seventh and I’ll have some details about the squad and every participant.
“Not all gamers will are available [on 27 June]as a result of those that play internationals may have an extended break as a result of they play longer this ongoing season.
Requested if he expects to supervise an overhaul this summer season, Ten Hag added: “At sure positions we need to refresh the squad, however like I stated, that squad was second within the league a yr in the past.
“So there’s potential and I’m actually trying ahead to working with the squad.”
Manchester United start the 2022/23 Premier League season towards Brighton on August 7 earlier than taking up Brentford, Liverpool, Southampton and Leicester Metropolis forward of early September.
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