Manchester United news: £36.2m bid made for Ligue 1 starlet, while pair set for Bundesliga moves

Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: The Red Devils have made a stunning £36.2m bid to land Monaco starlet Anthony Martial, according to Le Parisien. While the Ligue 1 side initially rejected the bid, it appears that they have had a change of heart and a deal could be completed in the next few hours. One player that will not be coming to the Premier League this summer appears to be Ajax goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, who was being touted as a potential David de Gea replacement, the…

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Ajax director of football confirms Man United HAVE NOT made contact over Jasper Cillessen

Ajax director of football Marc Overmars has confirmed that Manchester United’s move for goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen has been a non-starter, as the Red Devils have yet to make contact with the Eredivisie side, the Daily Express report. Having worked with Louis van Gaal when the United boss was the Netherlands’ head coach – with van Gaal selecting Cillessen as his number one for last year’s World Cup – it was no surprise that the 26-year-old was being touted as David de Gea’s replacement should the Spaniard leave. However, former Arsenal…

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Man United reportedly have deal in place to sign international shot stopper

Manchester United reportedly have a deal in place to bring Ajax goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen to the club, according to journalist Mark Ogden (via the Metro). The Dutch international has been consistently linked with a move to Old Trafford this summer as doubts over David de Gea’s future continue to grow. And according to Ogden, a deal between the two clubs is already in place and the 26-year-old will make his way to Manchester before Tuesday’s transfer deadline. The claim was made on radio station SIRIUS XM during a part of…

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Man United gossip: £240 Neymar bid planned and United weigh in with £55m offer for Belgian assist king

Tuesday’s biggest Man United news and transfer rumour gossip. Manchester United are willing to spend £240m on a deal for Barcelona’s Brazil forward Neymar, 23, according to The Sun. United have to meet Barcelona’s phenomenal £130m buyout clause. Tax add-ons would push the transfer fee up to a world-record £165m. And Neymar would earn £75m over five years at Old Trafford — taking the total cost of the deal up to an eye-watering £240m. West Brom are targeting Manchester United’s Northern Ireland defender Jonny Evans, 27, in their sights as…

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Man United target quashes speculation by confirming that he plans to remain with current side

Reported Manchester United target Jasper Cillessen has quashed any speculation linking him with a move to Old Trafford by revealing that he plans to remain with current club Ajax, the Daily Express report. “I, the club, or my agent have never heard anything. As for me, this season begins and ends at Ajax,” he said. The 26-year-old has previously worked with Louis van Gaal when the United boss was in charge of the Netherlands side that finished third in last year’s World Cup. Having been van Gaal’s number one at…

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Man United hero Peter Schmeichel urges club NOT to sign Jasper Cillessen

Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel believes that events at last year’s World Cup prove that the Red Devils should not attempt to sign Jasper Cillessen if David de Gea leaves this summer, the Daily Mirror report. The Spaniard has been heavily linked with a move to Real Madrid, while both Anders Lindegaard and Victor Valdes have been told that they can leave Old Trafford during this window (via Daily Mail), potentially leaving Louis van Gaal with just Sergio Romero and the inexperienced Sam Johnstone in that department. Ajax stopper Cillessen…

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Man United gossip: Real make final De Gea offer and Argentine midfielder INBOUND

Tuesday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer gossip. Real Madrid have submitted a final £21.2m bid for Manchester United’s Spain goalkeeper David De Gea, 24, the Daily Star reports. De Gea is out of contract at the end of this season and would be available on a free if he doesn’t sign a new deal. Tottenham are stepping up their interest in Manchester United’s Javier Hernandez, 27, and are confident of bringing him on board in during this transfer window, the London Evening Standard reports. The Mexico international was an…

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Man United told to make ‘huge offer’ for target, as David de Gea’s agent tries to engineer move

Ajax boss Frank De Boer has issued a defiant message to Manchester United that if they want Jasper Cillessen, they are going to have to make a bid that the Eredivisie side cannot turn down, the Daily Express report. The Red Devils may lose three goalkeepers this summer (via Daily Mail), including David de Gea, whose agent is desperately trying to get a move to Real Madrid done during this window, according to the Metro. With Sergio Romero being backed up by serial loanee Sam Johnstone for the opening game…

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Louis van Gaal wants Man United to sign new goalkeeper by Saturday

Louis van Gaal has urged the movers and shakers at Old Trafford to get the deal that would see Jasper Cillessen move to Manchester United done by the time the new Premier League season kicks off, according to the Metro. Tottenham are the first visitors of the new campaign, and the Dutchman wants to be able to select the Ajax stopper for the game, the Metro report. However, the potentially-imminent deal is likely to confirm that David de Gea is set to leave for Real Madrid this summer (via Metro),…

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Jasper Cillessen tells teammates he will complete £20m Man United move

Ajax goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen has reportedly told his teammates that he will be moving to Manchester United this summer. According to the Metro, the Red Devils have agreed a deal with the Eredivisie side, and it now appears that the move is set to be completed. The Metro report that the fee is around £20m for the Netherlands international. The Metro suggest that the deal had been agreed provisionally, with the potential departure of David de Gea firmly fixed in Louis van Gaal’s mind, and while fans of the Old…

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Man United news: van Gaal confirms retirement plans, while Barcelona pair linked

Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: The Red Devils have reportedly agreed a £23.1m fee with Barcelona for the transfer of winger Pedro, according to the Metro. Chelsea and Liverpool were also keen on the 27-year-old. He may not be the only winger that United hope to sign from the Nou Camp outfit this summer, as the Metro report that the club are keen on completing a deal for Adama Traore. The 19-year-old has a release clause of £10.6m, and Louis van Gaal is reportedly willing to…

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Manchester United have ALREADY completed another goalkeeper signing, and are waiting to make announcement

Manchester United are ready to follow up the signing of Sergio Romero (via club’s official website), by imminently announcing the arrival of another goalkeeper, as the deal is already reportedly done. According to the Metro, the Red Devils had agreed personal terms with Ajax stopper Jasper Cillessen, but El Confidencial claim that the Dutchman has already said his goodbyes to his teammates, and is just waiting for the Premier League side to make his move official. The news that Louis van Gaal has completed a move for one goalkeeper, and…

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Manchester United gossip: Talks held regarding £35m defender, and Barcelona star says he’s coming to Old Trafford

Here is Monday’s news and rumours concerning Manchester United: United and bitter rivals Manchester City have reportedly held talks with Jorge Mendes over the weekend, as both sides prepare to make bids for Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi, according to the Daily Star. The Premier League pair are set to submit offers of around £35m for the 27-year-old. Barcelona winger Pedro has reportedly told friends that he will be moving to Old Trafford this summer, the Metro report. Chelsea and Liverpool are also keen on the Spaniard, but he wishes to…

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European giants admit they are POWERLESS to stop Manchester United signing goalkeeper

Ajax boss Frank De Boer has admitted that the Eredivisie side will not be able to stand in Jasper Cillessen’s way, should Manchester United make a large offer for the goalkeeper, the Metro report. According to the Metro, the Red Devils are preparing a £20m bid for the Netherlands international as they plan for the potential loss of David de Gea. And De Boer explained that they may be unable to prevent a deal happening. “We want to keep him and he wants to stay, but if Manchester United come…

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Manchester United news and rumours: Goalkeeper duo linked, and offer for Barcelona star on way

Here is Saturday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: The Red Devils have joined Chelsea, Arsenal, and Liverpool in the race to sign Barcelona winger Pedro, according to the Guardian. The Spaniard signed a new contract earlier in the summer, but will be available for £22m. Louis van Gaal is already preparing for life without David de Gea, despite the fact he does not expect the Spaniard to leave the club until next summer. The Daily Star report that Ajax’s Jasper Cillessen is the Dutchman’s top target. However, they could…

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Talks ongoing as Man United hope to seal £25m Hugo Lloris transfer

Hugo Lloris

Hugo Lloris is believed to have held several rounds of talks with Manchester United officials ahead of completing his £25m move from Tottenham Hotspur. Reports have reemerged that the Red Devils would be able to sign their top goalkeeping target for a reasonable price to due a verbal agreement with Daniel Levy. SEE ALSO: Man United gossip: Red Devils launch £40m Kane bid but Ramos ‘not in talks’ with anyone Arsenal gossip: MASSIVE swap deal ON and Schneiderlin chooses Gunners Manchester United rumours Speculation last month claimed that the Spurs…

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Man United told they can sign World Cup star for just £17.8m

Manchester United have been given a huge boost in their hunt for a replacement to David de Gea by being told that Ajax will allow them to sign goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, according to the Metro. READ MORE: Phil Jones to sign new £80,000 per week deal Liverpool close to stealing Man United target Sergio Ramos takes English lessons ahead of possible move With Real Madrid still looking to wrap up the signing of David de Gea, United are hot on the heels of a replacement with reports claiming that Louis…

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