A select round-up of the latest news relating to Manchester United…
The report claims that Paris Saint-Germain now lead the race to sign the prolific Frenchman, who enjoyed a sparkling campaign for Real Sociedad last season and is rated at £25million.
Griezmann would be the perfect addition to United’s squad and could come for a fair amount less than the other attacking players linked with a move to Old Trafford.
But if the latest report is to be believed, he could be set for a return to his homeland rather than a stint in the Premier League.
In other news, the Daily Mail reports that outgoing United defender Rio Ferdinand has been offered a deal by Aston Villa. However, the former England international is said to favour a return to London.
Despite his age, 35-year-old Ferdinand could still do a job for one a top-flight side and the likes of Queens Park Rangers and West Ham United have been suggested as possible destinations.