As per the latest reports from ESPN, it is understood that Manchester United are preparing an astonishing £57 million bid for PSG superstars Edinson Cavani and Thiago Silva.
Manager Louis Van Gaal spent £150 million in the previous transfer window to strengthen the core at Man United and it is widely understood that another £150 million will be spent this summer as Van Gaal has planned to take United back to the peak of European football.
Manchester United have been chasing a world class defender for last 2-3 seasons but their quest ends in misery as their preferred targets end up joining other clubs. However, ESPN believes that Manchester United are growing confident of landing Thiago Silva from the French club PSG as the Brazilian wants one last challenge before moving into the twilight of his career.
Thiago Silva is one of the best defenders in the world and his arrival would put an end to Manchester United’s unsure defending in big games and against the better attackers in Premier League and the Champions League.
Louis Van Gaal is expected do a major overhaul of strikers at the club With Robin Van Persie and Radamel Falcao being shown the door, Van Gaal is targeting PSG’s Edinson Cavani as the viable replacement. Cavani is regarded as one of the most deadly finishers in the game and is determined to leave the club this summer.
United are believed to be in form control over Cavani’s transfer as teh striker could bag a whooping £300,000-a-week contract and the transfer fee could be in the region of £40 million. Manchester United are moving swiftly in building a strong team for next season and with signing Cavani and Thiago Silva,Van Gaal could bring the roof down at Old Trafford.