Jurrien Timber set to sign new Ajax contract amid Manchester United interest

Manchester United transfer target Yoren Timber is close to signing a new deal at Ajax.

Eric Ten Hag has already shown that he is targeting players he has known since starting his career at Manchester United. Lisandro Martinez was recently signed from Ajax, former club Tin Hage, and Terrell Malacia completed his move to the club from Feyenoord, this time, from Tin Hage’s home country.

Recently brought in Christian Eriksen, a player who trained with Ajax to regain some fitness after cardiac arrest.

Another player who has been linked with Manchester United is Timber, once again, a former Tin Hag player.

but, Fabrizio Romano He has now claimed the Dutch defender is close to signing a new deal at Ajax, despite Manchester United’s interest.

The timber can act as a central defender as well as a right-back. The latter is a center United could look to improve, with both Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Diogo Dalot failing to regularly cement their place in the squad last season.

However, it looks like Timber will not be the man to fill the position, and it will be interesting to see if Ten Hag is chasing another right-back this summer.