Friday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer rumour gossip.
Manchester United’s hopes of signing Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos have been revived with the 29-year-old growing frustrated by the Spanish giants’ reluctance to meet his demands for a £135,000-a-week contract extension, according to AS.com.
The deal looked to be dead in the water a few weeks ago after it was reported that Ramos had agreed a new deal with the Spanish giants.
Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea will not play against Tottenham on Saturday as he continues to be linked with a move to Real Madrid, the BBC reports.
Speculation over the future of the 24-year-old, who reportedly wants to move to Real, has persisted all summer.
Javier Mascherano has hinted that Pedro’s move to Manchester United is on the brink of being completed, the Daily Express reports.
The Barcelona winger has been linked with a move to Old Trafford in recent weeks, with a move reportedly ‘hours away’.
Ashley Young has signed a new contract at Manchester United which keeps him at the club until at least June 2018 with an option to extend for a further year, the club’s official website confirms.
Young, 30, made his debut for United in August 2011. He has since made 115 appearances and scored 13 goals, winning a Premier League title with the club in 2013.
Manchester United will play Belgium’s Club Brugge in the Champions League play-off round, the BBC reports.
The teams are two-legged ties away from a place in the group stage.