Jadon Sancho scored 17 objectives and created the identical variety of assists final season.© AFP
Borussia Dortmund boss Hans-Joachim Watzke says the Bundesliga runners-up have had “no contact” with Manchester United over England winger Jadon Sancho. According to UK media studies, Man Utd want to sign the 20-year-old who scored 17 objectives and created the identical variety of assists final season as Dortmund completed second behind champions Bayern Munich.
Sancho is valued at round 120 million euros ($142 million) and Dortmund have mentioned they’ve but to obtain a suggestion for his or her gifted ahead who joined in 2017 from Manchester City’s academy.
“So far, there has been no contact between Borussia Dortmund and Manchester United in terms of Sancho,” chief govt Watzke instructed Munich-based newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung.
“Not even indirectly or through so-called middlemen.
“There has by no means been a suggestion for Jadon, however there’s a sure sum from us as to what ought to at the least be paid,” Watzke added, referring to the 120 million euros price tag.
“I do not count on there to be any issues.
“Jadon has accepted the situation and is a pleasant, fair bloke.”
Dortmund’s director of sport Michael Zorc says he plans to have Sancho within the squad for the brand new German league season, which kicks off on September 18.
“I expect Jadon to go to training camp on Monday (at Bad Ragaz, Switzerland) and play with us for the coming season,” added Zorc.
However, the switch window in each Germany and England doesn’t shut till October 5, a date prolonged because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Dortmund have to deal with Sancho rigorously as each former stars Ousmane Dembele and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang compelled transfers to Barcelona in 2017 and Arsenal in 2018 respectively by successfully occurring strike.
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