Marcus Rashford new contract with Manchester United

Marcus Rashford is ready to sign a new five-year contract with Manchester United after reaching a preliminary understanding with the club.

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Marcus Rashford new contract with Manchester United

Marcus Rashford, 25 years old, was nearing the end of his current contract, but he will soon agree new terms that are likely to include a substantial pay raise over his current weekly salary of £200,000.

According to the Athletic, the England international rejected lucrative offers from foreign clubs and Premier League rivals in order to continue his career with United until 2028.

The club most frequently linked to a move for Marcus Rashford was Paris Saint-Germain, especially given the impending departure of sensation player Kylian Mbappe.

The 25-year-old made his professional début in 2016 at the age of 18, but Red Devils manager Erik ten Hag was confident the player would reach an extension agreement with his previous club. The Dutchman will soon be proven right.

The United Academy graduate, who joined the team's development program at age seven, recently refuted rumors that he was seeking a new contract with a weekly salary of £500,000. “Just before it gains popularity! Rashford wrote on Instagram, "It's complete nonsense.

Marcus Rashford

Marcus Rashford salary in Manchester United

The uncertainty surrounding Rashford's future has been resolved, allowing en Hag and the Red Devils administration to prepare for their preseason tour of the United States with one less concern. United must first travel to Edinburgh on Wednesday to take on the French powerhouse Lyon.

Rashford has returned to the gym with his international teammates, but he may not feature in Canada. After the Red Devils defeated Leeds 2-0 in their first preseason match, Ten Hag stated on MUTV, "Those players, the majority of them will not travel to Edinburgh." They require time for a productive training week."Marcus Rashford has reached a tentative agreement to sign a new five-year contract with Manchester United.

Prior to the expiration of his current contract in 2024, the 25-year-old English forward has been in lengthy discussions with United.

The club and Rashford's agent, Dwaine Maynard, are currently in the final phases of negotiating a new contract that will keep him at Manchester United until 2028. Rashford's future will be settled once he signs a new contract.

Rashford turned down more lucrative offers from English and European clubs to remain at United, where he has always desired to win significant trophies.

It is an enormous boost for the Old Trafford club at the start of a week in which they should also complete the signing of Inter Milan goalkeeper Andre Onana before departing for their summer tour of the United States on Wednesday.

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