Friday’s biggest Man United news and transfer rumours.
United have agreed a £4.7m fee with the Turkish giants for Van Persie, who has been told he can leave Old Trafford.
Bastian Schweinsteiger could leave Bayern Munich this summer, the club’s chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has revealed (via Daily Mirror).
He also believes that the German World Cup winner is overwhelmed by the interest he has received from Premier League clubs, including that of Manchester United.
Matteo Darmian could have a medical at Manchester United as soon as tomorrow, the Daily Star reports.
United have agreed a £12.9m fee for the Italy right-back with Torino.
Roy Hodgson believes Wayne Rooney has improved as a player since his appointment as England captain, the Daily Star reports.
The 29-year-old forward succeeded Steven Gerrard in the role after the latter announced his retirement from international duty following the 2014 World Cup.
Manchester United will unveil Memphis Depay today, the club have confirmed, via the Daily Express.
Depay joined Old Trafford at the start of the transfer window after agreeing a £25million move from PSV.