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'There's got to be a blend': ARE looking to sign established superstars, reveals Mike Phelan... as they eye up big names despite Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's focus on youth Solskjaer has been keen to give young players their chance at Man United  Likes of Scott McTominay and Mason Greenwood have impressed this season But Solskjaer's assistant Mike Phelan has promised 'superstar' signings too Jadon Sancho and Erling Haaland are two of the players linked with United 

By Adam Shergold for MailOnline

Published: 14:01 GMT, 4 December 2019 | Updated: 14:24 GMT, 4 December 2019

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'still want superstars' despite Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's commitment to giving young players their chance, according to his assistant Mike Phelan.

Solskjaer has given the likes of Brandon Williams, Mason Greenwood, Scott McTominay and Axel Tuanzebe chances in the United first-team since taking over last December.

It is a key pillar of the Norwegian's rebuilding job at Old Trafford following several years of under-achievement.

Manchester United assistant manager Mike Phelan says the club 'still wants to sign superstars' despite their emphasis on giving young players their opportunity this season

assistant manager Mike Phelan says the club 'still wants to sign superstars' despite their emphasis on giving young players their opportunity this season

Phelan (right) is assistant manager to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Old Trafford

Phelan (right) is assistant manager to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Old Trafford 

Borussia Dortmund and England forward Jadon Sancho is a 'superstar' targeted by United

and England forward Jadon Sancho is a 'superstar' targeted by United

But Phelan has assured supporters that the club will continue to invest in top quality signings as they did last summer when buying Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Harry Maguire and Daniel James.

United have been linked with forward Jadon Sancho and Red Bull Salzburg striker Erling Braut

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