After numerous attempts to sign Barcelona star Frankie De Jong without much success.United turned their attention to Juventus player Adrien Rabiot before pulling out of the negotiation.icon news has understanding that man united has turned their attention to a Real Madrid player casemiro.
The Brazilian international,30,is seen as an alternative to Frankie De Jong with a move to old Trafford seemingly likely to happen. As of now united are locked in negotiations with the Spanish champions as well as casemiro’s representatives. Casemiro was a pivotal player to Madrid’s treble win last season ,however Madrid has brought in Aurelian Tchouameni to compete with casemiro and Eduardo camavinga. Madrid appear to be willing to cash on casemiro with reports indicating that talks are advancing.
Reports indicate that united have put a bid of 60 million Euros the Brazilian is expected to sign a four year contract with an option for an extra year. Its understood that the Brazilian has interest in trying out new challenge in a new country and a new league. Negotiations are in advanced stage and its expected medicals will be carried out in the next 24 Hours.
Manchester United are hopeful that Casemiro will be granted work permit on time for him to be considered for the Monday game with arch rivals Liverpool on Monday at Old Trafford.