Friday’s biggest Man United news and transfer rumour roundup.
The two clubs are still at a stalemate over a deal and it looks as if relations between the sides could turn frosty.
However, United will bid £42m for Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos, 29, after the Spanish club rejected an opening bid of £31m, AS.com reports.
Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi was absent for the club’s pre-season kit launch, fuelling speculation the 27-year-old is about to join Manchester United, according to the Metro.
Recent reports have suggested that the Argentine international has been prepared to go on strike should Valencia refuse to allow him to leave.
Everton are interested in signing Manchester United defender Jonny Evans, 27, the Manchester Evening News reports.
However, United are believed to be holding out for a fee closer to £10m.
Paris St-Germain believe they can tie up a deal for Manchester United midfielder Angel Di Maria, 27, by the weekend, the Daily Mail reports.