Manchester United are ready to pay Adama Traore’s £10.6 million release clause to sign him from Barcelona, according to reports. Metro also confirmed Manchester United are close to sealing a deal for the highly-rated Barcelona attacker. The attacker could be desperate to secure first team football and has appeared once in the league for the Spanish and European champions, as he is seen as one of the most talented young players in the Barcelona’s B team.
It now seems Manchester United have been able to convince the player that his future lies at Old Trafford. The 19-year-old right-winger has been on Manchester city’s radar for the past 18 month, but now looks like the Red Devils are ready to make a decision by signing him.
The Red Devils are currently scouring the transfer market for quality options in attack, and the young winger has been watched closely by United’s scouts.
Though seen as a right winger, Traore can also play as a striker and the Manchester United boss has previously called attention to the possibility of a surprise striker been added to the ranks at Old Trafford.
Adama Traore completed two successful take-ons during his La liga debut, and also won 75% of his duels in his sole La liga appearance for Barcelona.