Here is a round-up of today’s Manchester United news and transfer gossip.
Barcelona director of football Robert Fernandez insists Neymar is very happy and relaxed with life at the Nou Camp. Fernandez put to bed rumours suggesting a move away from Spain and believes they’re confident of extending his contract.
Elsewhere, Robert Lewandowski’s agent, Cezary Kucharski has confirmed the Polish striker has entered talks with Bayern Munich over a new contract. The 27-year-old has been linked with a possible move to Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain with Real Madrid currently favourites to land the forward.
Louis van Gaal has hailed Man United goalkeeper David de Gea after a spectacular performance against Chelsea on Sunday night. De Gea’s brilliant form almost earned his side the full three points until Diego Costa found a late equaliser for Jesse Lingard‘s goal.
Last but not least, Michael Carrick believes Manchester United need to string a run of games together if they want to be considered as title contenders. The Englishman has not given up on silverware at Old Trafford despite trailing league leaders Leicester City by 13 points.