Manchester United roundup: £40m bid rejected, Oblak wants move, Fernandes deal close

The Manchester United rumour mill is in full swing already this summer, with plenty of names linked to the Red Devils. United have already agreed a deal in principle for Swansea winger Dan James, and are now looking at other players as they prepare for the new season. Here’s a look a the latest gossip involving the Old Trafford outfit…

More needed for Wan-Bissaka

Sky Sports are reporting that the Old Trafford outfit have had a bid for Crystal Palace’s Aaron Wan-Bissaka rejected. The England U21 international has had an impressive season at Selhurst Park, and Palace are looking for far more than the £40m so far offered for the right-back.

Oblak favours United move

According to ESPN, Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak is looking to move away from the Wanda Metropolitano, and would favour a move to Manchester United. PSG are also interested, but the 26-year-old is a boyhood United fan and would like to play in the Premier League.

Fernandes deal close

Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes could be on his way to Manchester according to Sport Mediaset’s Pietro Balzano Porta. He claims an agreement has already been reached, leaving the Red Devils ‘very close’ to signing the in-form Portugal international.