He has his heart set on a move to Old Trafford with former United striker Michael Owen among those who think he could well try to induce a movement in the forthcoming months.
United has discussed an offer and a series of add-ons that would take the deal up. Devils boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is known to be a fan of Grealish, who created six assists for his side this year and scored eight goals.
He will be more expensive now for possible suitors. It might have been a more natural choice if they went down.
You can not have someone like that playing at the Championship. Participant, they have quite a few other transport targets in the pipeline, and Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho proved to be their No.1 priority this summer.
Not in such a necessity to market after promising themselves Premier League football for next year.
He helped save Villa out of relegation by stringing from the 1-1 draw West Ham on the last day of this season, and also the simple fact that they did not return has bolstered the midlands club’s bargaining hand.
After being reluctant to satisfy the 75m valuation of their attacking midfielder Jack Grealish.