How a lot Man United are prepared to pay Chelsea for Mason Mount

Manchester United won’t meet Chelsea’s asking value for midfielder Mason Mount.

That’s in keeping with journalist and CaughtOffside columnist Ben Jacobs, who claims the Pink Devils won’t pay their English rivals £70m for Mount however are prone to nonetheless provide an honest sum.

After refusing to signal a contract extension, Mount, 24, is edging nearer to departing Stamford Bridge regardless of being with the membership his complete profession having joined their youth academy when he was only a younger boy.

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Consequently, dealing with the prospect of shedding ‘considered one of their very own’, US billionaire proprietor Todd Boehly shall be bracing himself for fan backlash.

Nevertheless, with Mount, one of many membership’s most precious gamers, clearly adamant he doesn’t wish to prolong his keep in London, Boehly and his hierarchy have little selection however to welcome gives.

And Erik Ten Hag’s Pink Devils are believed to be assured they’ll lure the energetic England worldwide to Outdated Trafford in time for subsequent season. The 20-time league winners won’t pay over the percentages although with the membership prone to try to shave as much as £20m off their rivals’ asking value.