Manchester United in talks over two young defenders to become first INEOS signings, in major show of intent: report

Sir Jim Ratcliffe is preparing for a busy first transfer window at Manchester United
Sir Jim Ratcliffe is preparing for a busy first transfer window at Manchester United (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manchester United are reportedly making proactive moves ahead of the summer transfer window as Sir Jim Ratcliffe and his INEOS team look to strengthen a key area. 

Ratcliffe’s 27.7 per cent ownership stake in the Red Devils was rubber-stamped last month and he has now assumed football operations. He has brought Sir Dave Brailsford in to lead a review into what has gone wrong at the club in recent years, with the club set for a busy upcoming summer transfer window. 

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