Thursday’s biggest Man United news and transfer roundup.
According to the Daily Express, the Italian tactician has poured cold water on the proposed deal, saying he expects Ronaldo to see out the remainder of his career at the Bernabeu.
Versatile Manchester United star Daley Blind has stated his preference for playing centre-back after being used in a number of roles for club and country, the Metro reports.
The Netherlands international has often been used at left-back for his country, whilst mainly playing as a defensive midfielder in his first season at Old Trafford.
Manchester United youngster Regan Poole has been forced to wait for his debut because his new club still haven’t received international clearance for the move, according to the Daily Mirror.
The 17-year-old joined the Red Devils from League Two side Newport County in September in a deal that could be worth up to £400,000.
David Beckham has failed in an attempt to heal the bitter feud between Sir Alex Ferguson and Roy Keane, according to the Daily Star.
Beckham invited former Manchester United team-mate Keane to take part in a charity game he has organised for UNICEF at Old Trafford next month.
Arsenal striker Theo Walcott has warned injured Manchester United left-back Luke Shaw against returning to football too soon, the Daily Express reports.
Shaw suffered a double leg-break against PSV last month and Walcott knows all about the long road to recovery from a serious injury.