Man United make initial move to sign 19-year-old – report

Man United have made contact with Fulham about signing Ryan Sessegnon this summer, according to reports

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (Photo: Screengrab)

Manchester United have made initial contact with Fulham about the prospect of signing Ryan Sessegnon this summer, according to reports in the British media.

Sky Sports is reporting that the Red Devils remain keen on a deal to bring the 19-year-old left-sided player to Old Trafford this summer.

The same story says that both Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus are also interested in the teenager ahead of the summer transfer window.

According to the same article, Sessegnon is reluctant to play another season in the Championship after Fulham were relegated from the Premier League this term.

The same story also says that there is a sense of acceptance at Fulham that the time may be right to let Sessegnon move on and leave the club.

Sessegnon was a consistent performer for Fulham this season, scoring two goals and making six assists in 35 Premier League games.

Manchester United are bound to be linked with a host of top players this summer as they look to rebuild after a disappointing campaign.

The Red Devils ended up in sixth place in the Premier League table and without a trophy for the second season running.

MORE: Latest Manchester United news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip

Mikel Arteta
Glen Johnson makes prediction about Arsenal’s title hopes this season
Christian Eriksen
Michael Carrick praises 'clever' Man United star Christian Eriksen
Have Tottenham Ever Been Relegated?
Have Tottenham Hotspur Ever Been Relegated?
Gossip
Sky Sports News reporter Dharmesh Sheth
Sky Sports reporter delivers update on Chelsea FC search for next signing
Gossip
Frenkie De Jong
Fabrizio Romano provides update on Chelsea FC link to Frenkie De Jong
Mikel Arteta
Glen Johnson makes prediction about Arsenal’s title hopes this season
Christian Eriksen
Michael Carrick praises 'clever' Man United star Christian Eriksen
Have Tottenham Ever Been Relegated?
Have Tottenham Hotspur Ever Been Relegated?
Gossip
Sky Sports News reporter Dharmesh Sheth
Sky Sports reporter delivers update on Chelsea FC search for next signing
Gossip
Frenkie De Jong
Fabrizio Romano provides update on Chelsea FC link to Frenkie De Jong
Slideshow
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