Man Utd icon Darren Fletcher to allow 16-year-old twins to sign pro deals with rivals City… despite Old Trafford role
THE sons of Manchester United legend Darren Fletcher are reportedly set to sign pro deals with rivals Manchester City.
Jack and Tyler, who turn 16 this season, are poised for pro deals at the Etihad despite Fletcher being technical director at United.
Darren Fletcher, pictured here with sons Jack and Tyler in 2015Getty
The Manchester United technical director will reportedly allow his sons to pen professional contracts with CityGetty
The pair are highly regarded by City and expected to pen pro contracts with the club, according to the Mail.
Former United midfielder Fletcher is thought to be happy for his sons to choose their own paths, regardless of his role at Old Trafford.
After joining United as an academy coach in 2020, he became technical director in March 2021.
Sons Jack and Tyler have both followed in their dad’s path to play in midfield.
The pair are reported to have been offered one-year scholarship deals.
Those deals will then turn into three-season professional terms if they accept.
Jack has already played briefly for City U18s this season.
Meanwhile Tyler featured for England U16s at the Football Federations Cup in Spain last month.
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They are eligible to play for both England and Scotland.
Fletcher, who played 342 games for United, won 80 caps for Scotland.