Euro Football Rumours

Manchester United linked with a move for Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye

Manchester United are reportedly keeping a close eye on many midfielders across the Europe.

According to the football transfer rumours in British media, Manchester United are linked with a move for Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye.

The 29-year-old has been subject to interest from various European clubs.

The Senegal international was signed by Everton in August 2016 from Aston Villa for a fee of 8.5 million euros. The 29-year-old has a contract until 2022 with the club.

Idrissa Gueye
Idrissa Gueye

Gueye made 106 appearances across all competitions for Everton, scoring 4 goals and supplying 5 assists in return.

The 29-year-old is considered to be one of the best midfielders in Senegal.

His record for Senegal is also impressive. Gueye has scored 2 goals in 63 matches for Senegal at senior level.


Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants to sign a new midfielder and Idrissa Gueye is one of the names at the top of his wishlist. Solskjaer is a known admirer of the player and is reportedly keen on the idea of bringing him this summer.

Idrissa Gueye has the talent to play many roles in midfield.

According to TribalFootball, “Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye is interesting Manchester United. The London Evening Standard says United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has identified Gueye as a player he wants to reinforce his side with after a season of changes in the centre of the park. Gueye is seen as a replacement for Ander Herrera, who will move to PSG this summer.”


Everton are reluctant to let Gueye go, but a big enough bid could persuade them to sell.

Gueye is also being watched by PSG.

It will be interesting to see what happens when Manchester United come calling for Idrissa Gueye this summer.

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