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Manchester United latest: Including Quintero and Moyes

All the latest Manchester United news and gossip.

Manchester United have been linked with signing Colombian youngster Juan Fernando Quintero. The attacker plays for Italian side Pescara on loan from his his homeland side Atletico Nacional. The 20-year-old caught United's attention at the recent South American under-20 championships and the Mail claims the Red Devils are lining up a summer swoop as a cheaper alternative to James Rodriguez.

Surprise reports have suggested that Everton's David Moyes is in contention to become Sir Alex Ferguson's assistant at Manchester United next season. Moyes' contract is up at the end of the season and he is yet to announce his plans, and the bookies have 'slashed their odds' on the Scot making the move amid a 'flurry of overnight bets.' It is all speculation at this point, but it is certainly a talking point heading into the off-season.

Robin van Persie says his switch to United from Arsenal has been justified by the title win win, saying he was certain the club would win trophies from the first training session he took part in. Amid the Dutchman's decision to stick with the number 20 shirt, we have examined who could take the number 9 next season.

The Mirror have run a hatchet job on incoming United starlet Wilfried Zaha, examining his older brother's 'gangster' past. However the report bears little impact on Zaha, other than emphasising how focused he is on his football not to be dragged into such a lifestyle.

Jonny Evans has admitted Chelsea deserved their win at Old Trafford yesterday, stating that the Red Devils were 'not at their normal standards'.

And finally, we have taken a look at United target Cristiano Ronaldo's run-in with police in Madrid at the weekend, and how a fan of rival club Atletico ended up getting arrested after confronting him. 

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