Former Manchester United striker Michael Owen insists Manchester United should focus on signing Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland this summer.
Asked the one position he would strengthen this summer, Owen told Premier League Productions: “A top centre forward I think.
“I would like to see pace alongside Harry Maguire because then I think it changes the whole dynamic. If they could start defending one vs one, two vs two than that changes the whole dynamic of a team. I don’t think they can do that. They tried to do that against Tottenham earlier in the season and basically they’ve been scared stiff of committing bodies forward since. They tend to be a bit more pragmatic, they never tend to beat teams four or five-nil.
“But If I had one position though it would be a centre forward, right down the middle. There’s one on everyone’s lips at the minute which every team actually need. Haaland is the name in question and virtually every big team at the moment needs a centre forward. He is going to be hot property when and if he becomes available.”
Haaland has scored 47 goals in 48 games for Dortmund since joining from RB Salzburg less than 18 months ago.