Roberto Mancini is hoping to bolster his current side by buying a player he knows very well.
HITC Sport understands that the Chelsea striker would prefer another top-flight deal.
The midfielder has missed United's last two games with a groin injury.
HITC Sport understands that the Brazilian is wanted by Sam Allardyce.
The Saints goalkeeper went through a lot in 2015. But he has the support of both his current fans - and those of former club Celtic.
Welcome to this morning's transfer round-up. This edition features 'Fulham's Ross McCormack interesting Middlesbrough?' and 'Real Madrid's Toni Kroos interesting Liverpool?' plus more, so delve in below.
It's time for Manchester United's captain to step it up.
The forward has had a fine season for Sheffield Wednesday so far.
Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin has been linked with a move to Bournemouth in the January transfer window.
The 23-year-old has reportedly already agreed personal terms and undergone a medical.
Chris Wood is in the form of his life at Leeds United - perhaps West Brom should have given him more time.
The FA Cup semi-finals take place this weekend ahead of the showpiece domestic season finale, and Robbie Savage expects victories for Tottenham and Manchester City.
Glasgow Rangers youngster Billy Gilmour starred despite his side slipping to an under-17 defeat.
The Tottenham Hotspur boss wants to stay at the club for a long time, but would manage Argentina one day.
Tottenham Hotspur have again been linked with Marseille winger Florian Thauvin.
The former Celtic striker's latest jibe about Rangers was poor in its execution.
Newcastle United signed Mohamed Diame from Hull City last summer.
Burnley ace has heart set on Manchester United return.
It was once a symbol of everything that went right on Wall Street - a mighty cathedral of frenetic trading on the Connecticut Gold Coast.
Aston Villa have been listed as joint-favourites for Bristol City loanee Tammy Abraham, while Newcastle have been listed as contenders for his signature.