Paper Talk: Top stories on Manchester United from Sunday’s national newspapers and journalists…
1. Manchester United holding midfielder Nemanja Matic is set to join Juventus this summer and will get a £10m signing-on fee from the Serie A giants, according to Daily Star Sunday.
2. Man United stars face significant wage cuts next season with a huge defeat at Brighton leaving their Champions League qualification hopes in tatters, reported by Mail on Sunday.
3. Manchester United youngster Tahith Chong’s girlfriend Rianna Taylor has unveiled that she feared for her life when their home was burgled by a masked gang who held them at knifepoint, according to The Sun on Sunday.
4. Man United and Liverpool have joined forces to charter a jumbo jet to fly their squads out to Thailand for a pre-season friendly match on July 12, which is anticipated to be Erik ten Hag’s first game in charge of The Red Devils, per Sunday Mirror.
5. Two thunderous goals from Aurelien Tchouameni for Monaco on Friday evening could have done his hopes of a big-money transfer some good, with speculation that scouts from Man United, Chelsea and La Liga champions Real Madrid were all in attendance, reported by Sunday Mirror.
6. Cristiano Ronaldo has held regular private talks with former Old Trafford manager Sir Alex Ferguson to talk over his future at Manchester United, per Sunday Mirror.