Manchester United set to announce first mega-money summer transfer

27 May, 2018, 14:56 | Author: Anita Tucker
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United had a progressive season under the tutelage of the Portuguese gaffer but they failed to provide any kind of challenge to Manchester City who sealed the title pretty comfortably with a huge 19 points margin.

Cape Town - Brazilian star Fred has revealed that Manchester United have put in a strong bid to prise him away from his current club Shakhtar Donetsk. The midfielder was also a target for Spanish champions Barcelona. And Belgian global Marouane Fellaini is also understood to be on the way out when his contract expires in just over a month, with AC Milan mooted to be a potential destination for the former Everton midfielder.

With the summer transfer window just around the corner, The Grapevine has the very latest football transfer news from the Premier League's top clubs in the round-up below.

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A bid for Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred has been confirmed by the Brazilian worldwide, and it also appears United are lining up a move for Tottenham's Toby Alderweireld. He was linked with a January move to Manchester City, but Pep Guardiola appears to have turned his attention to signing Jorginho from Napoli instead.

Manchester United are edging closer to making our first summer signing.

If he were to arrive at Manchester United he would add to manager Jose Mourinho's options.

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United are also in the market for a left-back as Luke Shaw and Daley Blind are being tipped to leave and the Mirror claims the Red Devils are closing-in on a £50m deal to sign Alex Sandro.

Speaking of his contract extension at Barca ahead of next month World Cup in Russia, Umtiti told reporters, "On my contract extension, I have no news". Fred will be in England next week as the Selecao take on Croatia in a friendly taking place in Anfield, with the outlet suggesting a medical will be done then. The 25-year old finished the campaign with 4 goals and 7 assists in 37 appearances across all competitions.

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