Here is Sunday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United:
Manchester United are prepared to wait right until the last couple of days of the window to seal a deal for Real Madrid star Gareth Bale, according to the Metro.
The Red Devils could pay as much as £95m for the former Tottenham man.
Speculation continues that Barcelona star Neymar could be on his way to Old Trafford, after The Sun reported that the Brazilian’s international agent Pini Zahavi has visited Old Trafford.
Zahavi (in the blue suit) was sat near David de Gea as Louis van Gaal’s side drew 0-0 with Newcastle.
United are also thought to be preparing a bid for Lazio attacking midfielder Felipe Anderson, according to the Metro.
The Red Devils bid £18m for the Brazilian last summer, so may have to make an improved after the 22-year-old enjoyed a great year in Serie A.
United could be about to try and scupper Arsenal’s reported move for Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema, the Daily Express report.
While van Gaal is not currently planning a bid, he is monitoring his situation at the Bernabeu.
Finally, the Old Trafford outfit have been offered former AC Milan prospect Alexandre Pato in a deal that would cost £11m, the Metro claim.
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