Angel Gomes: Man United academy star seeks Chelsea summer move

Angel Gomes: Man United academy star seeks Chelsea summer move

- Gomes will be out of contract with Man United at the end of June

- He looks likely to leave his boyhood club with a move to rivals Chelsea on the cards

- Lack of first team football is among the several concerns he has with United board

Man United youngster Angel Gomes has reportedly ordered his agent to begin discussions with Chelsea over a potential switch to Stamford Bridge.

Gomes is understood to have increasingly grown unsettled at United after discussions over a new deal with the club broke down.

Metro UK reports the teenage sensation will be out of contract with the Red Devils at the end of June after when he will be free to leave for nothing.

It is believed he has already rejected United’s offer of a new deal worth around £25,000-a-week that could see him extend his stay at Old Trafford.

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Chief among the demands Gomes wants met include assurance of first team football under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, a concern that prompted Chelsea to swoop in.

And to ensure he completes a move to west London, the England starlet has enlisted the help of super-agent Pini Zahavi, who has a long history with Chelsea.

Zahavi is already said to have held talks with Chelsea director Granovskaia over the possible transfer of the talented England Under-20 international.

Gomes has made just six first team appearances this season, a situation that has left him distraught.

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Nigerian striker Odion Ighalo is reportedly ready to beg Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua not to end his stay at Manchester United now as he wants to play more games for the Red Devils.

The deal Manchester United and the Chinese club had on Odion Ighalo will come to an end this month, and there have been speculation surrounding his future at Old Trafford.

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According to the report on UK Sun, Shanghai Shenhua are demanding massive sum of £22million from Manchester United for them to have the Nigerian permanently.

The report added that it is either Manchester United agree with their terms or they end Odion Ighalo's contract which will make him to return to China.

Odion Ighalo is now said to be ready to speak with his bosses in China and convince them for him to stay and help Manchester United this season.

The former Watford striker is also ready to take another pay cut at Manchester United so as to make him stay permanently with Solskjaer.

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Source: Legit.ng

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