His future is still one of the big questions in the transfer market, between Barcelona and the Brazilian Corinthians himself interested in his services. But if something seems certain is that the ‘Matador’ will not continue at Old Trafford next season, or even earlier. The Uruguayan forward Edinson cavani He played his first game against Burnley with the Manchester United complete in the Premier League for the first time this season, although he failed to score.
The Uruguayan forward, who started for the third time this season, played all ninety minutes in the Old Trafford clash that his team won 3-1.
Cavani He returned to the pitch last Sunday, on ‘Boxing Day’, in the game against Newcastle. His contribution was decisive because scored the equalizer and avoided the defeat of the ‘reds’.
The Uruguayan, who had been away from the competition for almost two months due to a muscle injury, was not part of the starting eleven of the United since the end of October, against Tottenham. Previously he was also a starter, weeks before, in the duel against Everton.
In none of the previous encounters Cavani he had gotten to play the full clash. Accumulate two goals in the Premier this season. Against Burnley he did not score.
Plan ‘B’ to Morata
Although today at the Camp Nou the priority for Xavi Hernández is the signing of Álvaro Morata, it is not ruled out that Cavani I can also wear a azulgrana. Even more so when Depay could go out in the ‘operation’ for the Spanish and with Dembélé ostracized after not renewing.
In fact, according to the Catalan newspaper ‘Sport’, the one from Salto has already spoken with the high command of the Manchester United to communicate his firm intention to leave Old Trafford to wear a blaugrana from January next year.
The mentioned medium adds that Cavani He has offers from various clubs, but has decided to stop them to finish negotiating with Barcelona his incorporation as a winter signing. The former Napoli and Paris Saint-Germain striker has a contract with him United until next June 30.
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