Check out all the latest Manchester United news and transfer gossip from today.
Manchester United look to be finally closing in on a deal to sign Arturo Vidal after reports emerging from Italy claim the Juventus midfielder's agent will hold talks with Louis van Gaal on Monday. (Metro)
The Chilean's future has been one of the most talked about subjects during the summer transfer window, with the Red Devils identifying him as their top target following his impressive performances at the World Cup.
Vidal's representative flew to England over the weekend and was spotted at Wembley watching the Community Shield between Arsenal and Manchester City. Now he's expected to travel north today to negotiate his client's prospective €50 million move to Old Trafford.
There's been a range of transfer fees touted in the media regarding the cost of the playmaker's move from Turin to the Premier League, but the latest suggestions intimate a player-plus-cash agreement with Javier Hernandez heading in the other direction.
The Mexican striker has been heavily linked with a move away from Manchester United as he grows increasingly frustrated by his lack of regular action, and the chance to join the Serie A champions could prove an offer too good to turn down.
Manchester United transfer gossip:
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal told seven of his players to find new clubs in a series of face-to-face meetings at the club's Carrington training complex on Saturday afternoon. (Daily Mail)
Javier Hernandez, Marouane Fellaini, Wilfried Zaha, Will Keane, Nani, Anderson and, perhaps most surprisingly, Rafael have all been told they have no futures at Old Trafford.
Manchester United have an agreement in place with Juan Cuadrado to make the Colombian wing wizard their third major summer signing, but have not agreed to meet Fiorentina's €40m asking price for the World Cup star. (Sport)
Cuadrado is viewed by Red Devils boss Louis van Gaal as perfect for a 3-5-2 system that needs energetic wing-backs to make it successful, but Barcelona have a similar view and have also made the speed demon a priority target.
Ajax defender Daley Blind has revealed that he would consider a move to Manchester United if Louis van Gaal approaches him before the summer transfer window closes on September 2. (Sky Sports)
The 24-year-old, who knows Van Gaal from their time working together with the Netherlands national team, confirmed that he will assess his options if the Red Devils make a formal offer.
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