Harry Kane is the person to push Manchester United on and launch a severe problem for the Premier League title.
That’s the view of former United first-team coach Rene Meulensteen who, below Sir Alex Ferguson, helped the membership obtain an unimaginable interval of success.
Tottenham star Kane has been linked with a transfer away from the north London membership this summer time amid their failures to win any silverware.
The England captain has misplaced in three finals, together with the Carabao Cup remaining in opposition to Man City final month.
Spurs additionally face the prospect of ending outdoors the Champions League locations for a second consecutive season, and stories counsel this might be the tipping level for Kane to need to go away.
Outdated Trafford has been touted as a potential vacation spot, regardless of the potential reticence of Daniel Levy to promote to a Premier League rival.
Their final Premier League title got here again in 2013, in Sir Alex Ferguson’s remaining season, and since then neighbours Man City have develop into the dominant pressure.
However this season has seen progress below Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Fergie’s former proper hand man, Meulensteen, believes that signing Kane may effectively flip United again into league winners.
He advised talkSPORT Breakfast: “To compete and win the title it’s important to make investments.
“If United would have the ability to convey Harry Kane in, I feel they’d actually develop into Premier League title contenders.
“Whether or not that’s going to occur, we’ll should see. Weve bought some actually good children coming via.
“However they want a little bit of funding. If they’d have the opportunity make investments and produce somebody like Harry Kane in it might make an enormous distinction.”
Legendary former United captain Roy Keane agrees with Meulensteen as he known as on the membership to usher in Kane and Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish this summer time.
Keane mentioned on Sky Sports activities on Sunday: “You realize who I’d like to see right here, the 2 gamers I’ve considered over the previous couple of weeks who I feel could be sensible for Man United, I’d go for Harry Kane, no matter it prices.
“I’d additionally go for Grealish – I feel United are nonetheless in need of that particular participant, I feel Grealish would give them that. He’d get pleasure from taking part in at Outdated Trafford, I feel the followers would love him.
“What I like about Jack, I feel he’s bought nice braveness on a soccer pitch, he’s nice in tight areas, during the last 12 months or two, his finish product has improved, he’s a wonderful participant.
“We all know Kane would assure objectives. Wouldn’t it be troublesome to get these two gamers? You wager your life it might be, however Man United should go and attempt to get the perfect in any other case we’ll be having the identical dialog subsequent 12 months about United almost being there.
“I feel Jack could be prepared for Man United. Villa are an enormous membership and so they’re doing very effectively, however I feel Jack, we discuss gamers being egocentric, Harry Kane being egocentric – effectively, Jack must be egocentric and look to step as much as the following degree.”