Jadon Sancho

Report: Manchester United line up £70m bid for Jadon Sancho

A report claims that Borussia Dortmund youngster Jadon Sancho, formerly on Manchester City’s books, is a £70m target for Manchester United. Manchester United reportedly want to make Jadon Sancho their marquee summer signing by spending £70m to bring the Borussia Dortmund youngster back to England. Sancho has lit up the Bundesliga during his spell with BVB, scoring eight goals and setting up 13 more in 33 top-flight appearances since joining from Manchester City in 2017. The 18-year-old has earned praise from a number of opposition managers, most recently Tottenham Hotspur’s Mauricio Pochettino, and he is believed to be on the radar of numerous European clubs. According to The Sun, however, a return back to the Premier League could be a possibility as Man United want to sign the...

Jadon Sancho shows touches of class on disappointing night for Dortmund

The England international left Wembley frustrated after second-half goals from Son Heung-min, Jan Vertonghen and Fernando Llorente. Jadon Sancho endured a difficult evening as Borussia Dortmund suffered a 3-0 defeat to Tottenham in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash. The England international left Wembley frustrated after second-half goals from Son Heung-min, Jan Vertonghen and Fernando Llorente put Spurs in command ahead of the return match in Germany on March 5. Here, Press Association Sport analyses the 18-year-old forward’s contribution for the Bundesliga leaders. Role Jadon doing Jadon things ?️#THFCBVB 0-0 pic.twitter.com/BIBQ29JrVO — Borussia Dortmund (@BlackYellow) February 13, 2019 Sancho began wide on the right, supporting Dortmund’s false-nine Mario Gotze. He ...

Result: Spurs put one foot in CL quarter-finals

Tottenham Hotspur produce a memorable second-half performance to earn a 3-0 win over Borussia Dortmund in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie. Tottenham Hotspur produced a memorable second-half display to take complete control of their Champions League last 16 tie with Borussia Dortmund courtesy of a 3-0 win in the first leg at Wembley this evening. There was little to separate the two sides at the interval, but Spurs took the lead through the in-form Son Heung-min within two minutes of the restart and further goals from man-of-the-match Jan Vertonghen and substitute Fernando Llorente left Spurs within touching distance of their first Champions League quarter-final since 2011. Dortmund, who offered no response to Tottenham’s improved second-half display, now have a mo...

Tottenham hoping to keep Sancho out of the headlines

Tottenham will be hoping Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho is not in the mood to be making any more headlines when the two clubs meet in the Champions League last 16. England international Sancho was in the news as he delayed Dortmund’s departure to London on Tuesday after forgetting his passport. But his sizzling form for the Bundesliga leaders has also seen him grab the column inches, scoring eight goals and producing 11 assists in all competitions. Mauricio Pochettino is wary of young England star Jadon Sancho (John Walton/PA) He will be one of Dortmund’s main threats against Spurs in the first leg at Wembley, particularly as the Premier League club look set to play Jan Vertonghen at left-back. Sancho’s story has been well publicised this year following the decision to turn his back on M...

Focus on Borussia Dortmund ahead of Tottenham clash

Spurs are hoping to better their achievements of last year. Tottenham resume their Champions League campaign when Borussia Dortmund visit Wembley in the first leg of their last-16 tie on Wednesday. Spurs are hoping to better their achievements of last year and make it to the quarter-finals, but will face a tough test. Here, Press Association takes a closer look at the German side. Sizzling Sancho Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho is a big threat for Spurs (John Walton/PA) One man who Tottenham need to be concerned about will need no introduction. Jadon Sancho burst into the limelight following his England call-up before Christmas and he is in fine form. He scored one and made the other two goals for Dortmund in their 3-3 draw against Hoffenheim at the weekend and the teenager is tearing up ...

Mauricio Pochettino not surprised by Jadon Sancho’s development at Dortmund

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is not surprised to see Jadon Sancho hit the heights for Borussia Dortmund this season. The 18-year-old midfielder has burst onto the scene at Dortmund having left Manchester City, where opportunities were limited, in August 2017 for £8million. He has scored eight goals and produced 11 assists in all competitions for the German side, form which earned him England recognition before Christmas. Sancho, who was involved in all three goals in Saturday’s 3-3 draw with Hoffenheim, will return to Wembley with Dortmund on Wednesday as they play Spurs in the first leg of the last-16 Champions League tie. Jadon Sancho has forced his way into the England squad (Nick Potts/PA) Pochettino, who hinted Sancho was on Spurs’ radar when he left City, expected the youngs...

5 talking points ahead of this week’s Champions League action

The Champions League returns this week with Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur in last-16 action. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer‘s revived Reds take on Paris St Germain at Old Trafford, while Borussia Dortmund and their in-form England winger Jadon Sancho head to Wembley. Here, Press Association Sport takes a look at some of the main talking points surrounding this week’s games. Solskjaer’s big test Roll on Tuesday. #MUFC #UCL pic.twitter.com/RpqUYpJ5S8 — Manchester United (@ManUtd) February 10, 2019 When United were paired with PSG during the final days of Jose Mourinho’s reign this tie was seen as nothing more than a formality for the French champions. How times have changed. United have since won 10 and drawn one of their 11 games under interim manager Ole Gunnar Sols...

Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Borussia Dortmund – prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Wednesday’s Champions League last-16 clash between Spurs and Borussia Dortmund. Tottenham Hotspur play host to Borussia Dortmund in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie having only reached this stage of the competition with a dramatic 1-1 draw with Barcelona at Camp Nou. Dortmund have enjoyed an excellent campaign, but the German giants make the trip to Wembley Stadium having failed to win any of their last three matches. Tottenham Hotspur © Reuters Spurs would have acknowledged that they faced an uphill task to reach the knockout stages of this competition having recorded just one point from their first three group games, but the desire shown in the remaining matches suggests that they can be cont...

Jadon Sancho: ‘Lots of clubs wanted me’

Jadon Sancho says that he turned down interest from a number of clubs to join Borussia Dortmund from Manchester City in 2017. Jadon Sancho has revealed that he turned down interest from a number of clubs to join Borussia Dortmund from Manchester City in the summer of 2017. City were desperate to keep hold of Sancho, but the three-time England international turned down a new contract with the Premier League giants to join Dortmund ahead of the 2017-18 campaign. The 18-year-old has scored eight times and registered 16 assists in 39 appearances for Dortmund in all competitions and has insisted that he “always felt” that the Bundesliga club were the perfect club for him. “Why Dortmund? It speaks for itself: youngsters get opportunities. You’ve got to thank Dortmund, bec...

Manchester United hold interest in Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho?

Manchester United are reportedly considering whether to launch a summer bid for Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho. Manchester United have reportedly identified Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho as a potential summer signing. Sancho left Manchester City to move to Dortmund in August 2017, and the 18-year-old has already gone on to make 22 starts and 16 substitute outings for the Bundesliga leaders. The teenager has also been handed a debut with England as a result of his regular action in Germany but according to Metro, United are interested in bringing the player back to the Premier League. The report claims that United are keen to improve their options on the right flank during the summer transfer window, and may be prepared to spend big in order to sign Sancho. Dortmund are said ...

Liverpool, Chelsea ‘handed boost in pursuit of Christian Pulisic’

Liverpool and Chelsea are reportedly handed a boost in their pursuit of Borussia Dortmund winger Christian Pulisic as Bayern Munich pull out of the race for his signature. Liverpool and Chelsea have reportedly been given a boost in their pursuit of Borussia Dortmund winger Christian Pulisic after Bayern Munich pulled out of the race for his signature. Pulisic has just 18 months remaining on his contract at the Westfalenstadion, and speculation linking him with a move away from the club has grown throughout the current campaign. Dortmund are thought to value the 20-year-old at around £70m, but that hefty price tag has not quelled rumours that a switch to the Premier League could happen either in January or next summer. The Mirror reports that Bayern have now ended their interest in Pulisic ...

Barcelona, Real Madrid ‘closely monitoring Jadon Sancho’

Jadon Sancho’s form over the past 12 months has reportedly attracted interest from Barcelona and Real Madrid, as well as Borussia Dortmund’s rivals Bayern Munich. Borussia Dortmund youngster Jadon Sancho is reportedly attracting interest from Spanish giants Real Madrid and Barcelona. The 18-year-old has become one of European football’s breakthrough talents since swapping Manchester City for Dortmund last year. Sancho struck another impressive goal in BVB’s top-of-the-table showdown with Borussia Monchengladbach on Friday night to take his goals tally to seven in all competitions this season, on top of his eight assists. Spanish outlet Marca suggests that the England international’s form has caught the eye of Madrid and Barcelona, with the former missing out o...

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