Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United:
Manchester United have reportedly told Real Madrid at a meeting concerning David De Gea, that they want Sergio Ramos at Old Trafford next year, according to The Guardian.
The 29-year-old is reportedly less than happy at the Bernabeu as his contract has been left to run into its final two years.
The Spaniard could be joined in United’s defence next season by Bayern Munich man Jerome Boateng, according to the Metro.
The Bundesliga champions are reportedly ready to cash in on the former Manchester City defender, and Louis van Gaal may tempt them with a £20m offer.
Robin van Persie may be on his way out of Old Trafford this summer, with Fenerbache leading the charge for his signature, the Daily Mirror report.
The player’s wages have put several clubs off the Dutchman, however the Turkish side remain in the running.
And he could joined heading for the exit by Nick Powell, who the Daily Star report will hold crunch talks with the club in the coming days.
The Star suggest that despite failing to make the grade so far, he could be offered a new deal with just one year left to run on his current contract.
Finally, Cristiano Ronaldo could be close to a surprise return to the Premier League, if reports in the Metro are correct.
United are reportedly preparing a £66.5m offer for the Real Madrid superstar.