T ransfer news: United target Olise and Branthwaite

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Manchester United want to focus on data and youth in their summer recruitment, with Crystal Palace's 22-year-old winger Michael Olise and Everton defender Jarrad Branthwaite, 21, targets. (inews)

They will also target players who are entering the final year of their contracts and could look at Bayern Munich's Germany midfielder Joshua Kimmich, 28, Lille's Canada forward Jonathan David, 24, and Nice's France midfielder Khephren Thuram, 22. (ESPN)

Erik ten Hag will have reduced influence over the club's transfer strategy from this summer. (Metro)

Paris St-Germain will consider a move for United's Marcus Rashford if they sell striker Kylian Mbappe this summer. (CaughtOffside)

United are unlikely to offer captain Bruno Fernandes a significant pay rise, despite interest from the Saudi Pro League. (Football Insider)

Manchester United are tracking Copenhagen's Sweden Under-21 winger Roony Bardghji, 18. (Sun)

Mason Greenwood, who is on loan at Getafe, is on Atletico Madrid's shortlist of forwards. (Telegraph - subscription required)

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