Report: Manchester United interested in Sunderland’s Adam Richardson

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Sunderland prospect Adam Richardson is reportedly on the radar of Manchester United.

General view inside the stadium during a floodlight faliure during the Premier League match between Sunderland and Hull City at Stadium of Light on November 19, 2016 in Sunderland, England.

According to The Sun on Sunday (print edition, page 61, April 7, 2019), Manchester United are interested in signing Sunderland goalkeeper Adam Richardson.

The 15-year-old goalkeeper is part of the Sunderland academy at the moment, and it has been reported by the British tabloid that Premier League giants United are interested in the teenager.


This is not the first time that the Red Devils have been linked with the talented and promising young goalkeeper.

The Sun on Sunday (print edition, page 60, October 7, 2018) reported that United were looking at Richardson (click here to read more).

It was reported at the time that the Red Devils were willing to pay £500,000 to secure the services of the youngster.

A general view of the Stadium of Light during the Sky Bet League One match between Sunderland and AFC Wimbledon at Stadium of Light on February 2, 2019 in Sunderland, United Kingdom.

Good move for Adam Richardson?

Sunderland have a good academy and have produced some brilliant players over the years, but moving to the United youth system could be very tempting for Richardson.

After all, the 15-year-old could progress through the ranks at Old Trafford and eventually develop to play for the first team at United.

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