Football

Manchester United lodge £35m bid for Everton duo - reports

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Manchester United have made an improved offer for Everton duo Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines worth £35 million, according to Goal.

United lodged a bid earlier this week believed to be in the region of £28 million which was turned down by Everton, who labelled the offer as "derisory and insulting".

Everton boss Roberto Martinez has since insisted that no further offer have been made for the pair, but Goal report that the Red Devils have increased their bid to £35 million.

According to Goal the bid breaks down as £20 million for Fellaini and £15 million for Baines.

Everton are likely to value Fellaini at much higher than that having paid around £15 million for his services in 2008, however Goal report that Manchester United won't go any higher with their offer for the 25-year-old.

Manchester United boss David Moyes has made signing his two former players a priority in the final stages of the transfer window having already missed out on two big-name targets already.

He failed with a move for Thiago Alcantara who eventually joined Bayern Munich, while two bids with his Barcelona's Cesc Fabregas were also unsuccessful.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Premier League
Football
Everton
Manchester United

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again