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Top French Club Makes Bold Move for Manchester United’s Mason Greenwood

Getafe, Spain. 26th May, 2024. Mason Greenwood (Getafe) Football/Soccer : Spanish 'LaLiga EA Sports' match between Getafe CF 1-2 RCD Mallorca at the Estadio Coliseum Getafe in Getafe, Spain . Credit: Mutsu Kawamori/AFLO/Alamy Live News
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Olympique Marseille has made a formal bid for Manchester United’s Mason Greenwood. The versatile forward is attracting significant interest, and negotiations are ongoing between the two clubs.

  • Manchester United is open to a loan deal with an obligation to buy.
  • Greenwood’s versatility adds significant value to any team he joins.
  • Negotiations are being closely monitored by football journalist Fabrizio Romano.

Mason Greenwood – Player Profile

Mason Greenwood, born on October 1, 2001, in Bradford, England, is a 22-year-old forward currently playing for Manchester United. Standing at 1.81 meters, Greenwood is known for his versatility, playing as a right winger, center-forward, and left winger. He is equally proficient with both feet, making him a dynamic presence on the field.

  • Current Club: Manchester United
  • Contract Expires: June 30, 2025
  • Market Value: €25.00m
  • Youth Clubs: Idle Juniors FC, Manchester United
  • Social Media: Transfermarkt Profile

Career Statistics

Greenwood has been with Manchester United since 2019 and has made significant contributions across various competitions:

  • Premier League: 83 appearances, 22 goals, 20 assists
  • Europa League: 18 appearances, 6 goals, 2 assists
  • UEFA Champions League: 10 appearances, 2 goals, 3 assists
  • FA Cup: 10 appearances, 3 goals, 1 assist
  • EFL Cup: 8 appearances, 2 goals, 1 assist

On the international stage, Greenwood has represented England at various youth levels and has one senior cap to his name.

Transfer Speculation

According to a tweet by esteemed football journalist Fabrizio Romano, Olympique Marseille has submitted a formal bid for Mason Greenwood. Negotiations are ongoing, with Manchester United open to a loan deal that includes an obligation to buy and a sell-on clause.


Strategic Move for Both Clubs

Mason Greenwood’s potential move to Olympique Marseille could be a pivotal moment in his career. Known for his versatility and goal-scoring ability, Greenwood could benefit from more regular playing time, which Marseille can provide. This could be a strategic move for Manchester United as well, allowing Greenwood to gain valuable experience while securing a future transfer fee.

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