Watford are reportedly in talks with Manchester United for Ethan Laird on loan. The back-to-back impressed during his loan spell with MK Dons in the first half of 2021, but he has made just 26 appearances in the Championship between loan spells at Swansea and Bor. Nammouth last season However, Laird could be the only option behind Diogo Dalot.
Laird is keen to build on successful loan spells at Swansea and Bournemouth last season.
And Watford are in the market for a homegrown right-back, with offering Championship experience which The Hornets require.
Meanwhile, Laird is not the only Man Utd defender being link with a move away from Old Trafford this summer.
Eric Bailly is considered surplus to requirements following the arrival of £55million. Centre-back Lisandro Martinez.
With Martinez, Harry Maguire, Raphael Varane and Victor Lindelof all at Erik ten Hag’s disposal. It is difficult to see where Bailly will be given game time in the upcoming campaign.
and Aaron Wan-Bissaka at right-back next season. This will allow him to enter the field not much.
The opportunity to play is a priority for the youngster, with United considering letting Laird regain his experience this season, according to UFABET
reporter Lori Whitwell . In the process of negotiating with the “Red Devils” to borrow to use
Laird has also been link with interest from Ajax Amsterdam as he has just one year left on his contract at Old Trafford.