Man United submit £35m offer for 21-year-old Dinamo Zagreb midfielder – report

Man United are interested in signing Dinamo Zagreb's Spain Under-21 international Dani Olmo, according to a report in England

Transfer Agent
By Transfer Agent
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (Photo: Sky Sports)

Manchester United have made a surprise offer to sign Dinamo Zagreb midfielder Dani Olmo, according to a report in Croatia.

The Daily Mail quotes unnamed reports in Croatia that are claiming that Manchester United are eager to sign the Spain Under-21 international in the current transfer window.

The same article states that the Red Devils have been impressed by the Dinamo midfielder’s performances throughout the European Under-21 Championships in Italy this summer.

According to the same story, Manchester United are facing competition for his signature from a host of big European clubs, including Chelsea, Liverpool, Bayern Munich, Paris Saint-Germain, Borussia Dortmund and Inter Milan.

The Daily Mail goes on to state that the 20-time English champions have made a £35m offer for Olmo as the Red Devils presumably look to steal a march on their rivals.

The report adds that Olmo would prefer a move to the Premier League or the Bundesliga this summer to give Manchester United an edge over the Serie A rivals.

Manchester United signed Wales international Daniel James in a £15m deal from Championship side Swansea City last month to start their summer spending.

The Red Devils then landed Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka in a reported £50m deal at the weekend to bolster their defensive options at the club.

MORE: Latest Manchester United news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip

Harry Redknapp
Harry Redknapp names how many signings Man United need this summer
Frank Lampard
Michael Ballack delivers his verdict on incoming Chelsea FC signing
Mason Mount
Cesc Fabregas reacts to Chelsea FC star’s display in 3-0 win over Watford
Christian Pulisic
Christian Pulisic predicts where Chelsea FC will finish after 3-0 win over Watford
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Tim Sherwood urges Man United to make this ‘outstanding’ signing
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Antoine Griezmann ‘open’ to a move to Man United, Man City – report
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Rio Ferdinand
Rio Ferdinand raves about ‘phenomenal’ Man United star after Bournemouth win
Mason Mount
Cesc Fabregas reacts to Chelsea FC star’s display in 3-0 win over Watford
Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker raves about Arsenal starlet after 2-0 win at Wolves