Eric Dier No Longer A Manchester United Transfer Target

The Sun claims that Mourinho had made the England global his first-choice target for the summer, while United had approached Spurs about the midfielder’s availability.So while some will no doubt scoff should United lodge an offer of £60 million and scoff even louder if Spurs rejected such an approach, replacing Dier-potentially a two-player job-would be a severe test of the club’s recruitment.According to James Nursey, the Old Trafford club will offer £60million for Dier, which would make him the most expensive Englishman of all time. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or “live” services. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications.Dier remains under long-term contract in north London until 2021, giving Spurs the power to say no.Transfer gossip has linked United to countless players this summer, more than 50 by some estimations.Centre-back Victor Lindelof and striker Romelu Lukaku have already joined, while United continue to chase a deal for Inter winger Ivan Perisic. He will hope that negotiations can be concluded before Luciano Spalletti’s Inter travel to the Far East on Tuesday for their pre-season tour.But Spurs have stubbornly refused to sell and recently stressed they are prepared to resist all bids for Dier.The likely failure to land either Matic or Dier could open the door for Manchester United to sign Fabinho from Monaco this summer.