Manchester United are now ready to submit a shocking offer to sign Ajax winger Antony, MySportDab reports.
The Red Devils will return back with an improved bid of £80m for the Brazilian.
Antony is already pushing to leave Ajax after United’s £68m bid got rejected.
However, Manchester United have not given up and will now increase their offer for the 22-year-old.
The Red Devils and will also submit a bid very soon for PSV Eindhoven’s Cody Gakpo after their Champions League match today.
Antony, insisting on his position with Ajax. He wants to join Manchester United as personal terms are already agreed since one week. Up to the clubs. 🔴 #MUFC
All parties involved expect Man Utd to return with an improved proposal for Antony soon.. not officially submitted, yet. pic.twitter.com/pQN85u7hFu
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) August 23, 2022
Meanwhile, Manchester United remain interested in signing Barcelona’s Frenkie de Jong.
United’s summer transfer activity has now started fully following Casemiro’s £70m transfer from Real Madrid.
The Brazilian was unveiled at Old Trafford as United defeated rivals Liverpool 2-1 on Monday.
During the match, Antony was spotted watching Man United’s match with his brother and agent on Instagram.
Antony did not play for Ajax last week against Sparta Rotterdam, good news for United fans.
Ajax Coach Alfred Schreuder confirmed that Antony was ‘not 100 per cent’ ready to play.
Schreuder added that he was confident the Brazilian won’t leave as they would play in the Champions League this season.
Despite United’s Liverpool win, the final days of the transfer window will be very key for Ten Hag this season.