Manchester United given green light to sign Barcelona forward in statement deal: report

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag speaks with Barcelona boss Xavi.
Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag speaks with Barcelona boss Xavi. (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manchester United are said to have been handed a huge boost in their pursuit of one of Barcelona's up-and-coming stars.

With the future of Erik ten Hag still uncertain as we approach the end of the season, new minority owners INEOS have wasted no time in sourcing out potential targets.

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Matthew Holt

Bio: Matthew is a freelance journalist and has currently racked up bylines for Manchester United, Manchester Evening News, GOAL and SPORTbible to name a few. A long-term sufferer of Scunthorpe United, he currently resides in the north-west after escaping the smog of North Lincolnshire.