101greatgoals: According to Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Angel Gomes appears set to leave the club in the next 48 hours.
Gomes is out of contract at the end of the month.
While Solskjaer had previously spoken positively about hoping to keep Gomes at the club, it’s now been confirmed that no agreement have been reached. Solskjaer said:
To be honest, I’ve not heard from them last night or this morning, so it seems like that they haven’t managed to agree (a deal).
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says it “doesn’t look like” Angel Gomes will be staying at #MUFC. The 19-year-old academy graduate’s contract expires on Tuesday
— Simon Peach (@SimonPeach) June 29, 2020
Could Angel Gomes join Chelsea?
It’s worth noting that Chelsea have previously been linked with a move for Angel Gomes.
In May, the Mirror reported that Man United offered the Gomes an improved £30,000-a-week deal, which the midfielder rejected. Readers were also told:
Chelsea believe they are close to landing Manchester United starlet Angel Gomes.
The 19-year-old midfielder, an England Under-20 international, has recruited super-agent Pini Zahavi who is understood to have held talks with Blues transfer chief Marina Granovskaia.
Chelsea are confident of signing Angel Gomes from Manchester United this summer. His agent has held talks with Marina Granovskaia.
— Simon Phillips (@SiPhillipsSport) May 13, 2020
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