Ajax boss Erik ten Hag is reportedly interested in leaving Ajax at the end of the season to join an English club with Manchester United said to be the preferred destination.
Erik ten Hag has taken already begin to take English lessons as he gears up for talks with Manchester United.
MySportDab has learned that Ten Hag is studying English in a bid to ensure he has a fluent grasp of the language ahead of a possible move to the Premier League this summer.
The Dutchman is said to have “his heart set” on a move to United at the end of the season, with recent developments placing him and Mauricio Pochettino at the top of United’s new managers radar.
It is also gathered that Ajax have full understanding of Ten Hag’s intention to leave the club at the end of the season after recent internal talks.
And now, it appears that his first appointment if he becomes United’s manager is already in place as there are reports he could bring coach Mitchel van der Gaag with him to England.
United look to certain to at the very least discuss the role with Ten Hag in the coming weeks and the fact he is brushing up on his English will aid his hopes of securing the job.
PSG’s boss, Mauricio Pochettino has always been a top contender for the job after also verbally agreeing to the fact that he will love to coach United one day.
A new name reported to have also surfaced on the list in recent hours is Real Madrid’s manager, Carlo Ancelotti although this may look a stretch considering the fact that he just left England to join Madrid this season.