Man United eye double raid on Atletico Madrid for midfielder and striker – report

Manchester United are keeping tabs on Atletico Madrid duo Antoine Griezmann and Saul Niguez, according to reports

Manchester United are keeping tabs on Atletico Madrid duo Antoine Griezmann and Saul Niguez in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media.

The Times are reporting that Jose Mourinho is interested in signing Griezmann and Niguez as the Manchester United manager looks to bolster his attacking options at Old Trafford.

The same article states that the Atletico pair have contract release clauses totalling £145m but Manchester United are confident of negotiating a better deal.

Griezmann has scored six goals and has made four assists in 15 La Liga appearances in the current campaign as los Rojiblancos continue to struggle to maintain their high standards under Diego Simeone.

Niguez, who can play in defence or midfield, has netted one goal and has made one assist in 13 games in the Spanish top flight as the 22-year-old continues to established himself as a promising player.

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Manchester United signed Pogba in a world-record £89m deal from Serie A champions Juventus in the summer transfer window.

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