Word on the grapevine is that Manchester United are interested in signing Ayoze Perez and word has reached the Newcastle United star’s ears. The forward told IBTimes that it was a great pleasure to be linked with the Red Devils, describing it as both incredible and something very big. It’s worth remembering that Perez’s career is still in its early stages, and we’re far from suggesting that the deal is definitely going to happen, but it would appear the player could be open to said switch. What do fans think about that? Let us know in the box provided. Moving on, Rio Ferdinand has expressed concerns over Louis van Gaal’s regime, hinting that either Pep Guardiola or Carlo Ancelotti would be better fits. The former defender said the next few months were crucial as United’s bid to finish in the top four reaches its culmination.