Tuesday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer gossip.
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has made two £100m bids for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale, 26, this summer, The Sun reports.
Both Madrid and Bale have stated that they don’t intend to do business with the Red Devils on this matter.
Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has claimed that former player Bastian Schweinsteiger, 31, a summer signing for Manchester United, has not been fit for the past three years, the Daily Telegraph reports.
The number of games the veteran midfielder started had noticeably declined over the past three years.
Former England defender Rio Ferdinand says Everton centre-back John Stones, 21, should join his former club Manchester United instead of moving to Chelsea as he would get more first-team football, The Guardian reports.
Ferdinand claims that Stones would be a “lunatic” to join Chelsea.
Paris St-Germain defender Thiago Silva, 30, believes 27-year-old midfielder Angel Di Maria will be making a step up by moving to the French club from Manchester United, The Independent reports.
However, Di Maria’s move to PSG has been held up as he was too tired to complete his medical.
Manchester United will sign Barcelona forward Pedro, 28, in a £20m deal in the next 48 hours and could then make a move for 32-year-old Real Madrid centre-back Pepe, the Daily Mirror reports.
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