Man United given Lucas Biglia boost as he rejects new Lazio deal

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Manchester United may have been given a big boost in the chase for one of their reported summer targets when January rolls around after the Daily Express reported that Lazio midfielder Lucas Biglia has rejected a contract extension with the club. The 29-year-old is said to be keen to secure a £2m-per-year with the Rome-based side, but a report in Italian publication Calciomercato claims that they undercut him by only offering him £1.8m. Biglia knocked back the offer, and so far no talks over a new deal have taken place…

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Biglia Man United: Three European heavyweights including Real Madrid enter race for midfield warrior

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Manchester United’s hopes of landing Lazio star Lucas Biglia have suffered a major setback, after the Daily Express reported that three of the biggest sides in Europe joined the race to sign the holding midfielder. The Express suggest that the Red Devils had made a £17.5m move for the 29-year-old, despite already signing Morgan Schneiderlin and Bastian Schweinsteiger this summer. However, the Serie A side rejected that bid, and reportedly told Louis van Gaal that they wanted a whopping £35m for their captain. While it remains to be seen whether…

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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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Manchester United gossip: Pedro undergoes first part of medical, while Lucas Biglia agrees four-year deal

Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: Barcelona winger Pedro has undergone the first part of his medical ahead of his £24.7m move to Old Trafford, according to the Metro. The 28-year-old is set to complete his move after Barca’s UEFA Super Cup clash with Sevilla on Tuesday. However, the move could be scuppered by Manchester City, who themselves are hoping to sign the Spaniard, according to Mundo Deportivo. The Citizens have reportedly spoken to both the player and the Catalan side about a potential move. The Red…

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Lucas Biglia agrees personal terms ahead of Man United move

Lucas Biglia’s potential move to Manchester United has reportedly taken a huge step towards completion, after the Metro reported that the Lazio man had agreed personal terms with the Red Devils. According to the Metro, the 29-year-old has agreed a four-year contract at Old Trafford, meaning that all that separates him from completing a move is the fee. United had made a £17m bid for the Argentinian earlier in the summer, but the Serie A outfit want something much closer to £28.3m for their captain (via Metro). While Biglia has…

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Man United cleared to sign international midfield LEADER

Manchester United appear to have been given a boost in their apparent pursuit of Lazio midfielder Lucas Biglia after he cast his future with the Serie A giants into doubt, according to the Metro. Reports in July (via the Metro) had claimed that United boss Louis van Gaal had made a £17.6m offer for the Argentine international even though he still has three years remaining on his current deal. The 29-year-old joined Lazio from Belgian outfit Anderlecht in 2013, and was quickly made captain at the Stadio Olimpico. However, despite…

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Man United launch £17.6m move for Serie A midfielder

Manchester United are believed to have launched a £17.6m move for Lazio midfielder Lucas Biglia, according to the Metro. Having already brought in four new faces this summer, United boss Louis van Gaal is still searching for reinforcements in the summer transfer window in order to bolster his squad ahead of a renewed challenge for the Premier League title as well as an assault on Europe following a year’s absence from the competition. Reports in Italian outlet Corriere Dello Sport claim the Red Devils had attempted to open talks with the…

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Manchester United three in, three out: Atletico man agrees deal, while strike duo hea for exit

Here is a look at what is doing the rounds on the Manchester United rumour mill, starting with three players possibly due to arrive at Old Trafford: READ MORE: Manchester United News  Man United told to pay £35.5m if they want Lazio star, reports suggest Man United to use Jonny Evans to tempt Everton to sell key man Three in:     Arda Turan – From Atletico Madrid Reports in Spain are suggesting that Atletico Madrid have agreed a fee with Manchester United for Arda Turan, that could be in…

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Manchester United told to pay £35.5m if they want Lazio star, reports suggest

Manchester United will be able to sign Lazio midfielder Lucas Biglia, but only if they cough up £35.5m for the Argentina international, reports in Italy have claimed. READ MORE: Manchester United News Manchester United to use Jonny Evans to tempt Everton to sell key man Real Madrid to match Man United’s contract offer for Sergio Ramos According to the Daily Express, the Serie A side have offered the 29-year-old a new contract, worth £1.6m per year, but that would not stop them letting him go, should a huge offer come in.…

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