Ajax star Brian Brobbey has been warned by journalist Wim Kieft concerning the hazard of transferring to Manchester United this early in his profession amid hyperlinks to the English giants.
Reinforcing the striker place is known to be a precedence merchandise on the agenda for Erik ten Hag forward of the summer time switch window.
The United boss just lately confirmed that he needed to signal a goalscorer in January nevertheless it was not potential as a consequence of Monetary Honest Play restrictions.
One of many targets United are mentioned to be eager on is Ajax’s Brobbey.
The Crimson Devils tried to signal Brobbey when Ten Hag arrived at Outdated Trafford from the Netherlands however a transfer by no means materialized. The participant determined to as a substitute re-join Ajax completely following a disastrous spell in Germany with RB Leipzig.
A current report coated by The Peoples Particular person indicated that Brobbey would leap on the prospect of reuniting with Ten Hag at United.
The 22-year-old is having a incredible season on the Johan Cruyff Area.
He has an unbelievable 13 objectives and 4 assists to his identify in 18 Eredivisie appearances. Throughout all competitions, the participant has plundered 17 objectives.
Brobbey seems on track for a powerful tally on the finish of the marketing campaign.
Based on Wim Kieft (by way of SportWitness), Brobbey must be cautious of constructing the leap to United whereas in such an excellent place in his profession.
Wim Kieft likened Brobbey’s present scenario to Memphis Depay.
Depay joined United in 2015 from PSV Eindhoven underneath a cloud of nice expectations and optimism. The 20-time English champions beat different rivals to his signature, however the swap from PSV didn’t go based on plan for Depay.
He solely managed a disappointing two Premier League objectives for the Crimson Devils earlier than departing to Lyon in France. Depay featured for under 20 minutes firstly of the 2016/17 marketing campaign.
Wim Kieft suggested Brobbey, “He [Depay] and Brobbey each went overseas too early at the start of their careers.”
“Though Depay had achieved one thing at PSV, the step to Manchester United turned out to be too large. Leipzig couldn’t match that stage, nevertheless it was nonetheless too large a step for Brobbey from the youth of Ajax.”
“His salvation was that Ajax introduced him again for some huge cash. Right here in his personal acquainted surroundings, he’s growing a lot better, however you aren’t instantly prepared for a transfer to a prime European membership after one good Eredivisie season.”
“In England or Spain, you might be like Cody Gakpo and Depay towards prime defenders. It wouldn’t be sensible if he left Ajax after this season. Possibly his agent needs to shortly make a revenue from his present type, however for Brobbey himself, one other season of the Eredivisie could be one of the best from a sporting perspective.”
Wim Kieft added, “At Ajax he can grow to be even stronger, rating extra, achieve extra confidence, play even higher after which he entered a serious overseas membership as a longtime identify. Don’t let cash be the figuring out issue.”
Brobbey’s Ajax contract expires in June 2027.