Manchester United report: Erik ten Hag's first signing to be a South American superstar snatched from under Chelsea and Arsenal's noses

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Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag could gazump Arsenal and Chelsea with his very first transfer as Red Devils manager.

The Dutchman was announced this week as the long-awaited new permanent manager at Old Trafford, succeeding interim boss Ralf Rangnick. Ten Hag has been heavily rumoured for months now and will step into the role at the end of his current Eredivisie campaign with Ajax. 

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Mark White is the Digital Content Editor at FourFourTwo. During his time on the brand, Mark has written three cover features on Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard and the Invincibles, and has written pieces on subjects ranging from Sir Bobby Robson’s time at Barcelona to the career of Robinho. An encyclopedia of football trivia and collector of shirts, he first joined the team back in 2020 as a staff writer.