OLE GUNNAR SOLSKJAER is on a mission to seize prime Three Lions starlets this summer time.
The Manchester United boss needs to strengthen his English backbone with a trio of home-grown gamers.
Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho and West Ham’s Declan Rice are prime of the hit-list.
And he may even transfer for a brand new English defender ought to any of his backline depart over the summer time.
Solskjaer, set to be confirmed as United’s everlasting supervisor, has instructed government vice- chairman Ed Woodward that English gamers are his precedence.
He has been massively impressed with the work completed by Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate.
Rice, valued at £40million, and £80m Sancho are his prime targets together with both £40m Crystal Palace right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka or £50m Leicester centre-back Harry Maguire.
However United must promote a central defender first to create space.
Like his mentor Sir Alex Ferguson, Solskjaer has recognised English gamers’ significance.
David Beckham, Gary and Phil Neville, Paul Scholes and Nicky Butt have been key to Ferguson’s Outdated Trafford success.
United at present have Marcus Rashford, Chris Smalling, Phil Jones, Ashley Younger, Luke Shaw and Jesse Lingard.
And whereas they’re nonetheless on the lookout for main signings overseas, they’ve made it clear they may again expertise from these shores too.