Manchester United could be about to fend off Real Madrid’s interest in David De Gea once and for all as Los Blancos prepare a move for Thibaut Courtois.
The Chelsea shot-stopper played for Atletico Madrid and has his children int he Spanish capital still.
With the Red Devils standing firm on De Gea, Florentino Perez may move for the Belgian instead, report the Independent, with a £100m move.
Alternatively, the champions could receive a collection of big players as part of the deal, with Keylor Navas finally set to be upgraded.
Luke Shaw will be handed new Manchester United contract, confirms boss Jose Mourinho
Luke Shaw will be handed a new contract with Manchester United , Jose Mourinho has confirmed.
As reported by Mirror Football this week, £27million defender Shaw is in line to be handed a new deal after winning over boss Mourinho.
Shaw has endured a tough time under Mourinho, with the United boss publicly questioning the 22-year-old’s focus and attitude.
But Mourinho has been impressed with the way Shaw has responded and said: “Luke is not about changing my mind, it’s just the evolution or no evolution of his potential. It’s just about that.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns to Manchester United training after injury as LA Galaxy talks continue
Zlatan Ibrahimovic reported for duty on Friday with his Manchester United future still up in the air.
Major League Soccer side LA Galaxy are in talks with United about taking the Swede off the books at Old Trafford but for now it’s business as usual for Ibrahimovic as he works his way back from injury.
Ibrahimovic hasn’t played since he suffered a knee injury on Boxing Day and Jose Mourinho confirmed he will not be fit enough to face Newcastle on Sunday despite returning to training.
When fit, Ibrahimovic showed he still has plenty to offer on the wrong side of 30 last season when he scored 28 goals in 46 appearances.