The Colombia international built on his burgeoning reputation at the World Cup recently, and has since been linked with a big money transfer to the Theatre of Dreams.
Louis van Gaal is thought to see him as the ideal right-sided option in his 3-4-1-2 set-up, with speculation suggesting that a lucrative contract offer is being readied for the Fiorentina ace.
But now it’s understood that the South American is ready to snub United with Barca also interested.
The Spaniards cannot offer him such a big pay packet, but the lure of Champions League football and life at the Camp Nou is thought to have swayed him.
La Viola are rumoured to be ready to sell for the right offer, which is likely to be in excess of £30m on the back of his fine displays in Serie A.
The 26-year-old has starred since being moved forward from his original right-back berth, with his pace, energy and silky skills earning much praise.
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