Here is the latest Manchester United transfer news and gossip.
Gianluca di Marzio has confirmed Henrikh Mkhitaryan is in Manchester this Monday to undergo his medical with Manchester United. Borussia Dortmund officially confirmed his transfer at the weekend and revealed he would be moving to Man United this summer but up until this point there has been no comment from United directly.
Jose Mourinho has told close friends he is ready to bring an £80 million signing to Man United, according to reports. When it comes down to it, only a handful of players in the world cost the reported £80 million and one such player is Paul Pogba. The French midfielder is said to want a new challenge in a more difficult league. Barcelona reportedly can’t afford him, Manchester City do not appears interested in acquiring him and Real Madrid are currently looking to land his services.
Pep Guardiola has suggested that Manchester City are in better shape than Man United during his unveiling yesterday. The former Bayern Munich head coach wasted little time in throwing a grenade into the rivalry that will surely escalate as the season get closer.
Jesper Blomqvist believes Zlatan Ibrahimovic will improve Man United wholesale with his work ethic and winning mentality. The 34-year-old will arrive at Old Trafford on a free transfer and is expected to start up front in a new look attack that also includes new signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan.