Football

.

£20m winger target undergoes Old Trafford medical - report

Published Add your comment

Aston Villa winger Ashley Young is having a medical at Manchester United ahead of a £20 million move to the 19-time league champions, according to the Sun.

The England international has been heavily linked with a move away from Villa Park after a disappointing season under Gerard Houllier.

And despite the attention of Liverpool, United appear to have won the race to capture Young, with the winger turning up to Bridgewater Hospital to undergo a medical.

 

Since the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo, and the form of Nani, United have failed to ably fill their wide positions and furthermore are looking for a long-term replacement for Ryan Giggs, who is expected to retire at the end of next season.

Young scored 11 goals last season, including two for his country, his first international goals, as his influence for Fabio Capello's England became greater.

The 25-year-old is expected to become United's second summer signing, after they completed a deal reported to be around £16 million for defender Phil Jones.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Premier League
Manchester United
Ashley Young
Aston Villa

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again