Louis van Gaal has always maintained the stance that he wants a squad of around twenty players to work with this year, and that certainly seems to be the case with all the outgoings that look likely. However, we’re still expecting to see a few new faces through the door. Who, we’re not quite sure yet.
Heres all the latest gossip from around the web, dated Friday 29th August:
Long-term Manchester United target Arturo Vidal has been quoted as saying he wants to stay at Juventus. (Express)
Shinji Kagawa nears Manchester United exit. (Metro)
Manchester United accept Aston Villa’s £8million bid for Tom Cleverley. (Telegraph)
Danny Welbeck is set to leave United. Tottenham the heavy favourites. (Star)
Manchester United have stepped up their interest in 15-year old Norway wonder kid Martin Odegaard. (Telegraph)
Marcos Rojo still hasn’t received his work permit. Unlikely to play against Burnley. (Independent)