Manchester United fans react to news of Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappe transfer news

by Leo Nieboer

Manchester United fans have expressed their enthusiasm in light of recent reports pointing towards a potential move to Old Trafford for French duo Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappe.

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone recently admitted that Griezmann, who has 22 goals so far this season, could leave the Vicente Calderon over the summer.

It was also reported that Man United had made a €110m bid for Mbappe that was later rejected by Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim.

United fans, nonetheless, were quick to voice their excitement over the prospect of seeing the pair arrive at Old Trafford over the summer.

The combination of Griezmann and Mbappe serves as a truly salivating prospect: raw speed, incessant aggression, technical prowess and, most notably, a guarantee of goals. They have claimed 18 goals and eight assists between them over the last ten games, demonstrating a potential for producing rip-roaring, defence splitting moments of brilliance on a regular basis.

Supporters will be well acquainted with Griezmann – the star of Euro 2016 and now approaching the zenith of his powers this season – but Mbappe could be an unfamiliar name to some. What you need to know, in short, is that, firstly, he is just 18, has 12 goals in 11 Ligue 1 appearances and could very well claim the French title in his first season as a regular at Monaco.

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