Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is known to be attack conveyance a replacement midfielder to recent Trafford this summer as he appearance to continue overhauling the squad that finished sixth within the Premier League last season.
Despite solely having eight Premier League appearances to his name, Sean Longstaff is believed to be a high target for United, with Solskjaer keen to feature exciting young players to his squad.
However, it's been claimed that Newcastle square measure holding out for double the £25m offered by the Red Devils when seeing the worth that they paid Crystal Palace for Aaron Wan-Bissaka.
Bruno Fernandes has conjointly been mentioned as a attainable choice for United, tho' there square measure doubts over whether or not Solskjaer has real interest within the player and whether or not he would be accessible for the worth they require to pay.
A report from the Daily Star currently suggests that United have turned back to Rakitic over concern that they'll be priced out of deals for the aforesaid pair.
Rakitic is one among the players that the Catalan giants might offload as they appear to bring Neymar back to the Nou Camp from Paris Saint-Germain.
United might become involved once more when speculation late last month claimed they'd created a forward €35m bid for the Croatian, with Sport antecedently revealing he's valued at nearer to €50m (£35m) by Barcelona