Columbia were one of the surprise packages of this years World Cup tournament, and James Rodriguez and Juan Cuadrado turned out to be the stars of the show. As you’d expect, these players have now been linked with a move away from their respective clubs and according to reports in Spain, United are after Cuadrado. Read more
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Louis van Gaal is set to offer £17milion for Ajax man Daley Blind, according to the Daily Express. The versatile 24-year old impressed Van Gaal at the World Cup, and the Dutch manager is poised to bring in his third significant signing of the summer sooner rather than later.
Mats Hummels was one of the stars of the World Cup, and according to Jamie Jackson, both Manchester United and player want the move. Whilst speaking to talkSPORT, Jackson suggested that the move could well happen, but would Dortmund let their best player go?
Arsene Wenger has begun preparing for life at Arsenal without another former captain – this time in the form of centre-back Thomas Vermaelen. The Belgian defender had a torrid season last year due to a string of injuries, and he was limited in terms of minutes because of an excellent partnership formed between Mertesacker and Koscielny.
AC Milan have shown an interest in Manchester United’s hit-and-miss winger Nani, according to the Express. The Old Trafford side are after £11million for the Portugal international, but Milan have laughed off that fee and will wait until United lower their asking price.
Daley Blind is expected to leave the Eredivisie this summer, and according to the Daily Mail, Manchester United and Barcelona are the early favourites for his signature. The 24-year old had an excellent season with Ajax, and followed that up with a superb World Cup which led to a Dutch third place finish.
Whilst speaking to a Chilean newspaper, Arturo Vidal has finally shed some light about a potential move to Manchester United. The 27-year old midfielder has suggested he knows about the interest from United and Madrid, but no move has been agreed yet.
When Louis van Gaal conducted his first Manchester United press conference on Thursday, the 62-year old suggested that he’ll take the first month of his reign to assess the current squad before bringing in any new players.
Want-away Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has reportedly turned down a move to Manchester United, according to the Daily Star. The 31-year old infamously suggested he wanted to leave City due to the lack of a birthday cake and party, despite the fact that City won the league last season.
Manchester United are currently negotiating a deal for Arturo Vidal, according to respected journalist and author of the fanzine ‘United We Stand’, Andy Mitten. Usually Mitten is spot on when it comes to transfer rumours, he has good sources within Old Trafford, and this is definitely something to get excited about.