Liverpool and Manchester United set red alarm after Borussia Dortmund chief Michael Zorc confirms Jadon Sancho and German club have a ‘gentleman’s agreement’ on a move … but Erling Haaland does NOT
- Jadon Sancho is being touted for a move from Borussia Dortmund in the summer
- The German side is in danger of missing out on Champions League football
- Manchester United fell short last year in a desperate pursuit of the winger
- Michael Zorc has revealed that Sancho has an agreement that allows him to leave
The odds of Jadon Sancho leaving Borussia Dortmund in the summer have just skyrocketed as club chief Michael Zorc has confirmed they will be willing to let the star go.
Manchester United came close to Sancho last year, but the Old Trafford side were unable to meet Dortmund’s latest demands. Both Ole Gunnar Solskajer’s and Liverpool teams will be linked to a new attempt this summer.
With the German side going through a frustrating season and at risk of failing to qualify for the Champions League, both Sancho and Erling Haaland will consider their future.
Jadon Sancho could be released from Borussia Dortmund this summer through a deal
The Englishman continued to shine this season, but Dortmund has endured a tough term
Manchester United went on for Sancho last season and Liverpool are also linked with him
‘We already had a gentlemen’s agreement with Jadon last year that he could switch under certain conditions,’ said sports director Zorc. ARD .
‘He’s been with us for a few years. However, this agreement does not exist with Erling. ‘
Zorc also confirmed why United’s pursuit fell short last season: “The demands were ultimately not met.”
Dortmund director Michael Zorc has admitted that the club has an agreement with Sancho
Erling Haaland does not have such an exit route, but is also expected to move this summer
Amid Dortmund’s poor form, the two future Ballon d’Or prospects have continued their astonishing output. Sancho has 12 goals and 18 assists, Haaland has hit the back of the net 37 times.
The Norwegian’s agent, Mino Raiola, has already toured Europe’s elite clubs to spark interest in the 20-year-old, who won’t be satisfied with Europa League football next season.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez insisted that they could not pay Haaland after his Super League plot failed, although Raiola replied, ‘They have money to sign him.’