Former Arsenal star, Ian Wright, has urged Manchester United to battle Manchester Metropolis for £80m rated Napoli defender, Kalidou Koulibaly.
Wright mentioned that Man United’s present backline is weak.
He added that they should enhance their defence, if they’re to face any probability of difficult for this season’s Premier League title, by signing Koulibaly earlier than the switch window closes subsequent month.
“We noticed with the one signing in [Bruno] Fernandes that all of it modified for Manchester United,” Wright advised Premier League Productions.
“However for me within the defensive viewpoint, they’re nonetheless very weak. We hear [Manchester] Metropolis may get Koulibaly, however they’ve [United] obtained to be getting in there attempting to do this, they’ve to be attempting to do this deal.
“Aaron Wan-Bissaka is a incredible defender however [Victor] Lindelof and [Harry] Maguire, and the left aspect [Luke Shaw] – these three are there for the taking.
“In case you are to problem these groups [Liverpool & Manchester City] they’ve to be rather a lot stronger. it isn’t robust sufficient for me in the meanwhile.”
Man United have made only one signing thus far this summer season after signing Donny van de Beek from Ajax.