Manchester United fans expecting Louis van Gaal to sign an established centre-back in the January transfer window are sure to be excited with the transfer rumours coming out of Spain this morning, as well known paper Marca appear to have confirmed his interest in signing Pepe. According to the pro-Madrid publication the Portuguese defender is wanted by both United and their rivals City, though his current club want him to sign a new deal. The front page of Marca details how Pepe is facing an uncertain future, and you can expect more to be heard on the situation soon. Meanwhile Van Gaal has been left to sweat over the fitness of Ashley Young after the wide man picked up an injury during the 1-1 draw with Stoke City on New Year’s Day. The 29-year-old has looked resurgent this season, but if rumours that he faces weeks on the sidelines are true Van Gaal will be forced to reshuffle his squad once more.