Manchester United Transfer News:
The latest reports suggest that, Louis Van Gaal is weighing a £12m for Sporting Lisbon player Islam Slimani, however Van Gaal will be facing strong competition for the player from Leicester City and West Ham.
The Algeria striker has been in excellent form this season with 13 goals in 16 league games, and The Sun claims United have sent their scouts to watch him.
Elsewhere, United are also looking to sign Real Madrid Midfielder Toni Kroos and are ready to place a bid of about £40m, Chelsea and PSG may give Van Gaal strong competition for the player. Spanish media outlet Fichajes claims that United could make a £40m bid for the German World Cup winner, who is unsettled in Madrid and has reportedly told his agent to find him a new club. – Reports Telegraph.
While rumor factory has gone wild and expect to make us believe in them, one cannot help being intrigued with the news of Lionel Messi joining Pep Guardiola at Old Trafford. The background of the news is that Adidas is convincing Pep Guardiola to move to United and who will further convince Messi to do the same.
Reports emerging from Spain this morning state that Manchester United sponsor Adidas will help reunite Barcelona star Lionel Messi and Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola in a sensational double deal.
The report states: “According to several sources in the United Kingdom, sportswear giant Adidas, who sponsor both Messi and Guardiola, are prepared to dig deep to reunite the player and his former coach at Old Trafford next season.” – Reports Independent.
Manchester are looking to let go Fellaini. If their quoted price for the player is met, Fellaini will be on his way out of the Old Trafford.
Italian organization, Sport Mediaset suggests, LVG is nearing a completion of a deal for Alekasndar Dragovic at £16m.