- 13 Jun 2019, 7:59
- Updated: 13 Jun 2019, 8:00
MANCHESTER UNITED are chasing a number of star signings as they look to improve their squad ahead of next season.
With Daniel James already confirmed as the first new recruit of the summer, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes to splash the cash to ensure they return to at least Champions League football in the upcoming campaign.
Follow all this and more of the latest United transfer news and gossip right here…
MAN UTD pull plug on pursuit of Gareth Bale as Solskjaer convinces Woodward to target younger domestic stars, prior to Premier League fixtures announcement at 9am.
While the Welshman is available for purchase this summer, the Evening Standard are reporting that the Red Devils will not enter talks to sign him.
The United manager has convinced Ed Woodward to pursue younger players instead.
After confirming the signing of Daniel James, developing young players appears to be the priority.
MATTHIJS DE LIGT is NOT about to sign for PSG, agent Mino Raiola has asserted.
Rumours were abound today that the player’s representative was in the French capital to seal a deal with the Ligue 1 club.
But he has told Italian radio tonight that a photograph of himself with a Parisian journalist was just a coincidence.
Speaking to ANSA, Raiola said: “This is the classic example of fake news.
“[The reporter] asked me to take a picture together, but I did not know who this gentleman was.
“I have never spoken with him.”
MANCHESTER UNITED have been named as one of the teams duking it out for Watford starlet Joao Pedro.
Still at Fluminense as he’s under the age of 18, the winger has been banging in the goals despite only making his debut this season.
Sport report on Barcelona being the most interested side in Pedro, along with United and Liverpool.
But, of course, Watford have already signed him for an initial £2million. Get the latest here.
OLE GUNNAR SOLSKJAER consulted Welsh national team boss Ryan Giggs ahead of signing Daniel James.
And the ex-United wing wizard has tipped his countryman to succeed thanks to his pace and versatility.
“First of all, his best attribute is his speed,” Giggs t…