Manchester United Paper Talk: All top stories from national and foreign newspapers and journalists…
1. Per Daily Mail, Manchester United have held initial talks over a move for Villarreal defender Pau Torres and consulted incoming boss Erik ten Hag about a possible deal for the centre-back, according to a report.
2. According to Daily Star, Erik ten Hag faces mounting transfer frustration as Man United fear they will be priced out of a summer move for Benfica forward Darwin Nunez.
3. Scottish Sun hold that Rangers have beaten off competition from Manchester United and Liverpool to lure Aberdeen wonderkid Lancelot Pollard.
4. Manchester United are on the verge of making a final push to sign Ruben Neves, according to The Sun.
5. Manchester United and Barcelona are talking over Frenkie de Jong and are looking forward to reaching an agreement. Everything would depend on the midfielder’s will – for now he’s closer to staying at Camp Nou, reported by @orioldomenech via @CatalunyaRadio.
6. Talks have taken place over Darwin Nunez – Mendes has told Benfica he can get them €80m, Man United are willing to wait rather than be pressed into paying the initial demand. Manchester United might make a move for Nkunku if RB Leipzig soften their stance on not selling him, reported by @lauriewhitwell via The Athletic.