Tuesday’s biggest Man United news and transfer rumour roundup.
United have a substantial transfer war chest again this summer, and are looking to bolster their tanks with world class players to make them a competitive force once again.
Manchester United defender Phil Jones, 23, is set to end uncertainty over his future at Old Trafford by signing a new contract this week, the Daily Mail reports.
The England international is about to enter the final year of his contract at Old Trafford.
Atletico Madrid are interested in signing Manchester United’s Mexico striker Javier Hernandez, 27, who ended last season on loan at city rivals Real, according to talkSPORT.
Atleti coach Diego Simeone is now on the hunt for a new striker after Mario Mandzukic joined Juventus on Monday.
Manchester United are reportedly set to make a £25m transfer bid for Tottenham’s Hugo Lloris very soon, according to the Metro.
Fenerbahce are stepping up their bid to land Robin van Persie after rivals Galatasaray dropped out of the race, according to the Daily Mirror.
The Dutchman still has a year left to run on his contract, but is being tipped to make an exit this summer after a poor campaign last season.