Man Utd transfer news LIVE – Sunday, June 2Lucas Moura opens up on Man Utd snubManchester United missed out on Lucas Moura because he opted to join Tottenham instead.And the Brazilian has revealed his reasons for opting against making the move to Old Trafford.Moura was unhappy with the fact a switch to United would have only been a loan agreement.That meant the winger linked up with Mauricio Pochettino at Tottenham instead.“There was a conversation with United but it was for a loan and I didn’t want a loan,” he told The Guardian.“I thought that if I left PSG, I didn’t want to go back. When I came to Tottenham, and I saw the training ground and met the coach, I said that I wanted to come here.” Man Utd transfer news LIVE: Lucas Moura snubbed the Red Devils for Tottenham (Image: GETTY)Louis van Gaal on what Matthijs de Ligt should doManchester United fans won’t be pleased at Louis van Gaal’s comments on Ajax star Matthijs de Ligt.Former Red Devils boss Van Gaal believes De Ligt would be better off going to fierce rivals Manchester City instead.“I think exactly the same. Although De Ligt can go to Barcelona too, because I don’t like their central defenders either,” he told Fox Sports.“He could play at Barcelona, but he could play for Manchester City also.“And in that case I would choose Pep Guardiola over Lionel Messi.” Man Utd transfer news LIVE: Matthijs de Ligt continues to be linked with the Red Devils (Image: GETTY)Man Utd eye Gianluigi DonnarummaManchester United chief Ed Woodward has reportedly contacted Mino Raiola over a deal for Gianluigi Donnarumma, who could replace David De Gea at Old Trafford.Manchester United chief Woodward is currently in talks with Raiola over a deal for Matthijs de Ligt, who has long been backed to sign for Barcelona.But fresh reports suggest the Red Devils are also set to approach the super-agent over another transfer.Manchester United star De Gea is facing an uncertain future at the club amid interest from PSG and Juventus.The Spain international’s current deal expires in 2020 and, as of yet, he has not signed a renewal.And Corriere della Sera say that United have approached Raiola over a deal for Donnarumma. Man Utd transfer news LIVE: The future of David De Gea remains uncertain (Image: GETTY)Tottenham force Man Utd to change transfer plansSpurs have forced Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer into changing his transfer plans, according to reports.Solskjaer is starting his rebuilding operation at Old Trafford, with the 46-year-old determined to get next term off to flyer.Manchester United have been monitoring Tottenham defender Trippier ahead of the summer.The England international, who flourished at the World Cup in Russia 12 months ago, could leave the north London giants.However, the Daily Mail say United have now been forced to change tact.It is said Spurs are pricing the Red Devils out of a transfer, with Solskjaer reluctant to fork out the £30million Daniel Levy is demanding.As a result, United are now switching focus to Crystal Palace powerhouse Aaron Wan-Bissaka. Man Utd transfer news LIVE: Kieran Trippier is wanted by the Red Devils (Image: GETTY)PSG eye Romelu Lukaku – EXCLUSIVEPSG are weighing up entering the race to land Manchester United’s Belgium international misfit Romelu Lukaku.The French giants are keen to strengthen their forward line this simmer especially with Edinson Cavani set to move to Atletico Madrid.They are battling several Premier League sides for the services of Lille hitman Nicolas Pepe and are looking at alternatives in case they miss out.Lukaku is set to depart Old Trafford this summer after only scoring 15 goals in all competitions in a disappointing campaign that saw him fall out of favour.United want to recoup £80 million of the £90 million that they paid Everton just two years ago.Inter are struggling to get close to what United want while PSG would ideally like to pay less because they need to meet Financial Fair Play regulations. Man Utd transfer news LIVE: Antonio Conte wants Romelu Lukaku at Inter Milan (Image: GETTY)Dillon Hoogewerf joins from AjaxManchester United appear to have completed their first signing of the summer with Ajax youngster Dillon Hoogewerf posting a video on social media showing himself in a United top.Hoogewerf is set to join Manchester United after he decided to reject the proposal of signing professional terms with the Dutch club.He is due to move to Old Trafford on July 1 with the 16-year-old having impressed for Ajax U17s last season.He is considered to be one of the most promising prospects in their youth set up.Fans will hope his team-mate Matthijs de Light follows him and ends up at Old Trafford. Man Utd transfer news LIVE: All the latest gossip and rumours from Old Trafford (Image: GETTY) Man Utd transfer news LIVE: Adrien Rabiot is wanted at Old Trafford (Image: GETTY)Adrien Rabiot offer on the tableManchester United have offered Adrien Rabiot a mega deal to beat Tottenham and Juventus to the signing of the Paris Saint-Germain star.The Red Devils are looking to strengthen this summer after a disappointing campaign which saw them finish sixth in the Premier League.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is determined to make changes to his squad with Rabiot on his shortlist.The 24-year-old is out of contract at PSG and is though to favour a move to the Premier League.United, Tottenham and Juventus are all interested in signing Rabiot this summer.French outlet Le 10 Sport claim to have the details of the offer the Red Devils have made to the midfielder.United are said to be willing to pay Rabiot £170,000-a-week to join Solskjaer’s side.That would work out to be an annual wage of €10million (£8.86million) with an additional bonus of a €5million signing on fee. Man Utd transfer news LIVE: Romelu Lukaku could leave the club this summer (Image: GETTY)Barcelona make offer to Matthijs de Ligt clearManchester United transfer target Matthijs de Ligt has been the subject of a Barcelona decision, according to reports.Catalan newspaper Mundo Deportivo have now delved deeper into the transfer saga involving the 19-year-old.It is said that Barcelona have told De Ligt they are willing to pay him the same money as former Ajax team-mate Frenkie de Jong.De Jong will be strutting his stuff at the Nou Camp next season after agreeing to join earlier this term.But Barcelona will not budge on that offer.They have decided not to launch a formal bid for De Ligt until they know whether or not the teenager wants to sign on.Barcelona have tried to convince the Ajax star to snub offers from United and PSG, claiming they can offer him a key role in a sporting project.

Source link