Gary Neville says Arturo Vidal is perfect for Manchester United

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Gary Neville believes Arturo Vidal is perfectly suited to Manchester United's new system adding more weight to rumours the Juventus playmaker is being lined up for a move to Old Trafford, despite Massimiliano Allegri's insistence the €50 million star is not available on the transfer market.

Louis van Gaal is on the lookout for a box-to-box midfielder, and according to the former Red Devils captain, the Dutchman could do far worse than signing the Chilean star - with Vial tipped to excel in the new-look 3-5-2 formation.

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The Serie 'A' giants are reportedly open to offers for the 27-year-old meaning Manchester United's interest should be a formality with less than two weeks of the transfer window remaining.

One player Van Gaal is close to signing is Sporting Lisbon defender Marcos Rojo after the Argentina international confirmed on local radio that he is poised to complete a dream move to Manchester United.

The World Cup star is now due to fly to England to undergo a medical before signing a five-year deal ahead of his £15.9 million transfer.

Manchester United transfer gossip:

Roma are finally ready to admit defeat in their bid to keep defensive linchpin Mehdi Benatia and held talks with Manchester United in England over the £24 million rated star at the weekend. (The Times)

Giallorossi sporting director Walter Sabatini has made it clear Roma will reluctantly allow Benatia to secure a lucrative summer switch, but only if the Red Devils are prepared to pay a premium.

Manchester United have rejected Hull City's attempts to sign Danny Welbeck, forcing The Tigers to turn their interests elsewhere with regards to capturing another striker. (Daily Mirror)

The England international looks set to remain at Old Trafford beyond the transfer window and will fight for his place in Louis van Gaal's first-team in 2014/15.

Paris Saint-Germain have beaten Manchester United to agree a deal in principle with Real Madrid over a loan move for Angel di Maria. (L'Equipe)

Laurent Blanc will be able to sign the Argentine star permanently for €65m next summer if he impresses at Parc des Princes.

Manchester United are willing to consider a move for any available centre-back this summer, such is their desperation to add reinforcements at the back. (Daily Telegraph)

The Red Devils are in dire need of new players following the departures of Nemanja Vidic and Rio Ferdinand, while Patrice Evra has also left for Juventus.

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