Manchester United News Round-up including Anderson, Mourinho and Neymar

by Tanveer Arayan

Here is the latest Manchester United transfer news and gossip.

Lazio sporting director Igli Tare has confirmed that the club rejected a €50m bid for Felipe Anderson in January. The 22-year-old was heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford as Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal looked to boost his attacking force during the transfer window.

Neymar has confirmed that contract talks with Barcelona are underway despite Man United interest. He suggested life at the Camp Nou is relaxed and that he is optimistic an agreement will be reached.

Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy has confirmed Man United had a loan deal for the Frenchman blocked by Arsene Wenger in the January transfer window. The 30-year-old was linked with a move to Old Trafford after Van Gaal attempted to fill the gaps left in his defence by a host of injuries throughout the season, but was denied the opportunity by Wenger.

Alan Shearer insists Van Gaal should be worried that Man United haven’t denied links with former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho. The Dutchman’s future at Old Trafford has come under Speculation with Man United failing to close the gap on the teams above them in the Premier League.

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