Manchester United given huge boost to land Real Madrid target

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This Manchester United and Real Madrid target has given the Red Devils a huge boost in their pursuit ahead of the summer transfer window.

You know you are a serious talent when Manchester United and Real Madrid are fighting for your services. It is the dream of every aspiring footballer.

United and Real are two of the biggest in world football. Their names are renowned across the globe and they have honed some of the best players to have ever played the sport.

From the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, George Best to Zinedine Zidane, David Beckham and Ferenc Puskas.

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The two clubs’ history is littered with a plethora of footballing legends and adorned with a huge trophy hoard.

Both club’s however have had somewhat of a plight in recent years. And now under the guidance of two former legends, they are aspiring to return back to the pinnacle where they belong.

In Ajax, Donny van de Beek is playing for an equally historic side. The Dutch team are regarded as one of the best producers of footballing wonder-kids. Their academy is esteemed worldwide and it has produced excellent players for both Real Madrid and Manchester United over the years.

Donny van de Beek must be pinching himself. He could be the next player to follow suit.

The 22 year old Dutchman has been nearing a move away from Amsterdam for some time now. Donny van de Beek has been the standout performers at Ajax for several years.

His talent is pure and rare and he could be a huge asset for any side. Donny van de Beek makes football simple.

He is adept with his feet with exemplary technique and the ability to run around the pitch with relentless energy.

He can find the back of the net too and has the tendency to pop up in the box at crucial times.

And while it seemed like Real Madrid were winning the race for Donny van de Beek’s services, the Dutch international has given United a major boost.

Speaking to Helden via the Metro Donny van de Beek revealed that he has ‘not said yet to anyone’ and that everything is still ‘open.’

Meaning United still have the chance to swoop in front of Real Madrid in the race to land the Dutchman.

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