Manchester United boss Ten Hag 'knows what he is doing' in Wout Weghorst pursuit

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Wout Wegorst celebrates with Besiktas fans aft  scoring against Kasimpasa up  of a imaginable  indebtedness   determination   to Manchester United.
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Manchester United manager Erik 10 Hag 'knows what helium is doing' successful his pursuit of Netherlands striker Wout Weghorst, the club's erstwhile first-team manager has said.

Weghorst is 30 years aged and made minimal interaction with Burnley successful a erstwhile spell successful the Premier League.

He has ne'er played for a large nine similar United, but helium did people doubly for his nationalist squad to unit other clip against Argentina successful the World Cup.

"He is 30 years old, truthful it is simply a stop-gap due to the fact that of the ongoing rumours with the takeover of caller owners," Rene Meulensteen told BBC Sport. That is astir apt the crushed Ten Hag is being forced to bash indebtedness deals.

"He needs to bash thing successful the transportation model though, truthful successful this lawsuit it's amended to spell with idiosyncratic you know.

"It is not 1 for the agelong word but it is idiosyncratic who tin bash a occupation for them successful the abbreviated term, particularly successful the second stages of a crippled erstwhile they request to unit something."

Weghorst scored for Besiktas successful a 2-1 triumph implicit Kasimpasa successful the Turkish Super Lig connected  Saturday and appeared to accidental goodbye to the fans arsenic helium touched the club's crest and waved to the supporters astatine the extremity of the pitch.

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Ben Hayward is Weekend Editor for FourFourTwo. A European shot writer with implicit 15 years’ experience, helium has covered games each implicit the satellite - including 3 World Cups, respective Champions League finals, Euros, Copa América - and has spent overmuch of that clip successful Spain. He presently divides his clip betwixt Barcelona and London.