Friday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer rumours.
Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea, 24, could still join Real Madrid, with his agent set for talks with the Old Trafford club, The Sun reports.
United, meanwhile, are expected to bid more than £20m for Southampton winger Sadio Mane, 23, according to the Daily Telegraph.
Manchester United’s failure to sign the Spain international prompted a fan to hand manager Louis van Gaal a piece of paper with transfer targets and tactical advice, the Metro reports.
Louis van Gaal insists Manchester United chief Ed Woodward is not to blame for the failure to sign Barcelona star Pedro, the Daily Mirror reports.
Gareth Bale is still the player who Louis van Gaal thinks can transform Manchester United into genuine Barclays Premier League contenders, the Daily Mail reports.