Chelsea could hijack Man Utd move for £50m top target after 'talks with player's agent'

Chelsea could hijack Man Utd move for £50m top target after 'talks with player's agent'

Chelsea could hijack Manchester United’s move for Antony having held talks with the Ajax winger’s representatives. Antony has contributed 17 goals and 12 assists in his first two seasons in the Eredivisie following his £18m move from Sao Paulo. MEDIAWATCH: Now Chelsea are making ‘last-ditch phone calls’ just 70 days before window closes His performances have attracted a number of clubs around Europe, but Manchester United have been most heavily linked with the 22-year-old. The Brazilian thrived under new United boss Erik ten Hag at Ajax and the Dutchman is keen to have the forward to call on at Old Trafford next season. A report on Thursday claimed United CEO Richard Arnold and football director John Murtough have agreed their top three targets for the summer transfer window, with Antony …
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