It's been a trying start to life at Old Trafford for Ten Hag, who had intended to wrap up the majority of his summer work before players returned to Carrington. Prior to the start of the Premier League next month, the Dutchman is still optimistic about a number of transfers, beginning with a central midfielder.
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The Red Devils' primary transfer target is still Frenkie de Jong, and news out of Spain paints a favorable picture of their efforts to get the Barcelona star. Once a deal for the Dutch international is finalized, focus can shift to other players who are reportedly being sought.
Joao Felix has surfaced as a possible target for Ten Hag, who is reportedly interested in signing a new attacker. The future of the Portuguese international in the Spanish capital is still up in the air after he cost Atletico Madrid more than £100m three years ago.
In what appears to be a summer of change in the red half of Manchester, numerous exits are also anticipated.
Other Premier League clubs interested in Joao Felix
According to Correio da Manha, United is one of the Premier League clubs competing for the forward and is viewed as a "strong option" for Ten Hag. Chelsea and Tottenham are reportedly keeping an eye on his status in preparation for a prospective bid, in addition to United.
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