MEN Sport understand the United manager is keen to stick to his recruitment strategy of bringing in young, home grown talents such as Jadon Sancho and James Maddison.

Elsewhere, reports in Italy claim the Reds are lining up a swoop for Atalanta youngster Amad Diallo Traore.

The 17-year-old ace has stole the headlines in the UEFA Youth League this campaign, scoring against Manchester City in the group stages.

His displays have attracted the attention of both Juventus and City as per reports and Tuttomercato claim United have joined the fray for his signature.

The report claims the Old Trafford outfit have contacted the Italian club about the youngster’s availability.

Traore made his Serie A debut versus Udinese back in October and scored in spite of spending just 13 minutes on the pitch.