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Atalanta Interested in Loaning Mason Greenwood from Manchester United

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Atalanta is reportedly interested in signing Mason Greenwood on loan from Manchester United.

This news comes after extensive talks between Manchester United football director John Murtough and Atalanta officials.

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It is believed that the two sides have discussed a possible deal that would see striker Rasmus Hojlund move to Manchester United while Greenwood goes the other way on loan.

Greenwood, who is 21 years old, is under contract at Manchester United until 2025, with an option to extend it by another year.

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The young striker has been a bright prospect for Manchester United since breaking into the first team in the 2019/2020 season.

However, he had a difficult 2020/2021 season due to off-field issues, which resulted in his absence from the England squad for the European Championships.

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The Crown Prosecution Service dropped all charges against Greenwood earlier this year, and Manchester United has since been conducting an internal investigation into the matter.

The investigation has been running for five months, and it appears that Manchester United has now made a decision on the striker’s future.

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It is believed that Erik ten Hag, the new Manchester United manager, is reluctant to sell Greenwood and has instead decided to loan him out for the upcoming season.

This move would allow Greenwood to gain valuable experience and playing time while also giving Manchester United the opportunity to bring in a new striker to bolster the squad.

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Atalanta’s interest in Greenwood is understandable given his potential and ability to score goals.

The Italian club has been known to develop young players and give them opportunities to play at the highest level.

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This move could prove to be beneficial for both Greenwood and Atalanta, as the striker would have the chance to prove himself in a top European league while Atalanta would get a talented young player on loan.

It is also rumored that Manchester United is interested in signing Rasmus Hojlund from Atalanta as part of the deal. The 20-year-old Danish striker has been impressive in his performances for Atalanta’s youth

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