Here is Monday’s latest news and gossip concerning Manchester United:
According to the Daily Express, reports in Spain are claiming that United have made a sensational £100m offer for Real Madrid star Gareth Bale.
The Express suggest that the bid has been rejected however.
They have also received a setback in their hopes of signing Bale’s teammate Sergio Ramos after the Daily Express reported that the defender has been made Los Blancos’ captain.
The position was vacant following Iker Casillas’ move to Porto.
The Daily Mirror are reporting that new signings Morgan Schneiderlin and Bastian Schweinsteiger have taken part in their first training sessions as Manchester United players today.
The holding midfield pair will join the club on their pre-season tour of America.
They will be joined on the plane by Victor Valdes, after his agent confirmed that he plans to stay at Old Trafford next season, according to the Metro.
Gines Carvajal said he expects his client to battle for a place in Louis van Gaal’s side next season.
“United are one of the three or four best in the world and Victor is excited about having a place in the team for next season,” he said.
Finally, van Gaal has reportedly told the club’s board that he wants Edinson Cavani, as he tries to replace Robin van Persie, the Metro report.
The Dutchman is set to complete his move to Fenerbahce today.