Borussia Dortmund have set a 10 August deadline to agree a deal for ahead Jadon Sancho – who’s Manchester United’s high summer time switch goal – to depart the membership.
The German membership have instructed United they need in extra of £100m for the 20-year-old England winger.
There is not any settlement but on a price, which might be paid in instalments.
Dortmund have set the deadline as a result of they need undisturbed preparation for the 2020-21 Bundesliga season.
The new season begins on 18 September, with the switch deadline for worldwide offers on 5 October.
Sancho has been at Dortmund for 3 years, having signed from Manchester City in August 2017 for a price of about £10m.
In July, Dortmund beat United to the signing of 17-year-old English midfielder Jude Bellingham from Birmingham City in a deal that could possibly be value over £30m.
They additionally purchased Norway forward Erling Braut Haaland from Red Bull Salzburg earlier within the season – one other participant United tried onerous to deliver to Old Trafford.