And Gonzalo Higuain is his No 1 target.
Chelsea have also been linked with Andre Silva, while Edinson Cavani also appears to be an ambitious target.
And if Chelsea land a prolific hitman, that would be a blow to both United and Solskjaer.
Arsenal, too, are looking at reinforcements.
Their interest in Denis Suarez is well-documented, while Sevilla’s Ever Banega is also being eyed.