Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc has insisted that there has been no contact from any clubs fascinated by signing Jadon Sancho, however might offer no guarantees that he won’t be going within the summer.
Sancho has been in spectacular form for the
Bundesliga side within the 2019-20 campaign and his latest strike, in an exceedingly 5-0 win over Union Berlin, meant he became the first player ever to attain twenty five goals within the Bundesliga before his twentieth birthday.
The England international had previously taken horst Koppels’ record as he became the youngest player to attain twenty two goals in
Germany’s top-flight following his effort within the 3-3 draw with Rb Leipzig on December seventeen.
Indeed, his impact each in Germany and for Gareth Southgate’s 3 Lions have seen Premier League clubs inevitably observe as they appear to secure one amongst the brightest young skills in Europe.
As disclosed by Goal, Manchester United are keen on taking the 19-year-old to old Trafford though Chelsea are assured they’ll have the upper hand in negotiations, with the Blues ready to break their transfer record to sign him.
Liverpool are another who are connected with a move for the previous Manchester city youngster however Zorc is adamant that there haven’t nonetheless been any offers for the Dortmund winger.
He told Sport Bild : “The truth isn’t any other club has contacted us to date regarding Jadon.
“[I can’t] reliably answer today [if Sancho can stay at Dortmund beyond the summer]. What I will say needless to say is that he feels very comfortable with us.
Otherwise he could not produce such [high-level] performances week after week.
“He is a phenomenon and is currently manufacturing high performances. And he rarely takes a break on the pitch, serving to the team with their defensive work. he’s hard-working and gets the best of respect from ME.”
Sancho and his team-mates were astonishingly beaten by Werder Bremen within the DFB-Pokal third round on Tuesday night, despite Erling Haaland continued his exceptional scoring run that his seen him score eight goals in four matches.
Lucien Favre’s side will flip their attention back to Bundesliga matters next, however, as they face Bayer Leverkusen at BayArena on Saturday with the aim of closing the gap to league leaders Bayern Munich.