EXCLUSIVE: Tom Keane – BROTHER of Everton defender Michael – is about to hitch Manchester United to switch switch chief Matt Choose because the membership put together for a busy summer time window
- Tom Keane is poised to hitch Manchester United as their chief switch negotiator
- Keane is the brother of Everton defender Michael and Wigan striker Will Keane
- Tom is a solicitor from authorized agency Brandsmiths and can start a consultancy position
- Keane will now play a big position in negotiating transfers and contracts throughout what is anticipated to be a busy window beneath new supervisor Erik ten Hag
- He replaces switch chief Matt Choose, who resigned and is leaving this summer time
The brother of Everton defender Michael Keane is about to hitch Manchester United subsequent month to switch outgoing chief switch negotiator Matt Choose.
Sportsmail understands solicitor Tom Keane, from authorized agency Brandsmiths, is becoming a member of the Outdated Trafford membership in a consultancy position from subsequent month.
He’s anticipated to tackle a few of the tasks vacated by Choose, the membership’s director of switch negotiations, who’s leaving United this summer time after handing in his resignation.
Keane will now play a big position in negotiating transfers and contracts throughout what is anticipated to be a busy window for United following the appointment of Erik ten Hag as new head coach; with Frenkie de Jong and Pau Torres among the many membership’s targets.
Brandsmiths web site reads: ‘In sport, Tom has huge expertise within the soccer business the place he has grow to be a trusted advisor and consultant for family title gamers, managers and pundits.
‘His work for these shoppers consists of negotiating excessive worth transfers, contracts and endorsement agreements.’
Brandsmiths have headquarters in London and Manchester.
Keane can be listed on the web site of participant company New Period International Sports activities as an FA registered middleman.
The lawyer can be brother of former United striker Will, who now performs for Wigan.
United are within the midst of revamping their switch construction, a part of which has seen Choose tender his resignation.
The Outdated Trafford reshuffle is being led by soccer director John Murtough, and Keane’s anticipated arrival is the most recent vital appointment.
Sportsmail completely revealed on Thursday United’s curiosity in departing Liverpool sporting director Michael Edwards, who can be admired by Chelsea.