News, views and rumours relating to Manchester United in the past 24 hours.
Bayern Munich have overtaken Manchester United as the most valuable football brand in the world after their Champions League title win on Saturday.
In transfer news, the Daily Mail claims new manager David Moyes is set to bring Cesc Fabregas back to England this summer.
According to reports, United have already held talks with Barcelona over the potential transfer of the former Arsenal captain.
However, United target Barcelona starlet Thiago Alcantara has held off talks over his future until after the Euro U21 Championships.
“I enjoy it in Barcelona because I have lived through some great times but we will see what happens after the Euros,” he explained.
Meanwhile, United keeper David De Gea has stated he wants to stay at United despite speculation he could return to his homeland Spain this summer.
"I'm happy in Manchester," De Gea declared while on Under-21 duty for Spain.
"It has been a very good season, and the longer it goes, the better I'm there. I have a contract and hope to be at United for many years."
Reports also claim that Cristano Ronaldo is ‘going nowhere’ this summer, as Real Madrid are expected to offer him a new and improved deal to keep him in the Spanish capital.
Real Madrid are expected to block United’s moves for both Ronaldo and Gareth Bale this summer as they chase the Spurs star’s signature this summer.
In other news, United legend Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is the bookmakers favourite to become the next Wigan manager following the departure of Roberto Martinez who takes over David Moyes’ post at Everton.
Finally, 82,000 tickets were sold in just 18 minutes for United’s upcoming friendly against A-League All Stars in Sydney.
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