Man Utd have four attackers on shortlist they could sign to replace Cristiano Ronaldo | Football | Sport


will use the January transfer window to find a replacement for . The iconic forward has left the club after having his contract terminated in the aftermath of his fiery interview with Piers Morgan. 

While Ronaldo had played for United as much as he might have liked this season, Erik ten Hag will surely want to fill the hole in his squad. Express Sport looks at some of the Red Devils’ options. 

Victor Osimhen

Napoli forward Victor Osimhen will be a key target for United either in January or the summer. They were open to signing the Nigerian before in the last transfer window had Ronaldo departed ahead of the 2022/23 campaign. 

Ronaldo did not leave Old Trafford then, and Osimhen remained at Napoli. The 23-year-old has since enjoyed a successful season in Italy, scoring 10 goals in 14 appearances across all competitions. 

A powerful, quick and clinical forward, Osimhen would offer United a different type of striker to ones they have had in recent years. He would fit seamlessly into Ten Hag’s system – although would come at a supreme cost to the side. 

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Tammy Abraham

Roma boss Jose Mourinho has insisted that former Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham will not be sold. But the lure of a return to the Premier League might be enticing, especially if the 24-year-old wants to be in the direct eyeline of England manager Gareth Southgate. 

Abraham was excellent in his debut season in Serie A, scoring 27 goals across all competitions. He has struck just three times this term, but remains a prolific option in front of goal. 





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