Sportzwiki Transfer Gossip: Manchester United to offer Kroos whopping wages as Costa eyes Stamford Bridge move
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Manchester United are set to offer Bayern Munich’s Toni Kroos a significant pay rise and a whooping per week wages in order to bring him at Old Trafford in the summer. The German has a contract with Bayern till 2015 but the midfielder wants a significant pay rise which United will well and truly offer in a bid to challenge for the Premier League title next season after having a dismal show under David Moyes in the Scot’s first year in charge.
United however are set to miss out on Borussia Dortmund’s Ilkay Gundogan in the summer as the German pledged his long term future to the Westfalenstadion faithful. The 23 year old was pursued by United, Barcelona and Real Madrid but opted for a contract extension which will keep him at the club till 2016.
The Daily Mirror claims that Jose Mourinho is confident Chelsea have secured a £50m deal for Diego Costa in the summer as Madrid Atletico manager Diego Simeone has already said thet he will not prove a hurdle to cross should the 25 year old striker decided to make a switch in the summer. Arsenal have turned their attention to Bayern Munich forward Mario Mandzukic if Costa makes a move to Stamford Brisge in the summer.
Out of favour Liverpool striker Iago Aspas is will be staying at Anfield in the summer as his agent Jose Baster claimed in an interview that his client is happy at Anfield. Aspas has heardly featured for Liverpool since joining from Celta Vigo earlier in the past summer will Rodgers is reluctant to sell the 26 year old.
Liverpool however have been asked to pay a whopping €35m for Benfica’s Lazar Marcovic. It is believed that Chelsea are also believed in the Serbian.
Elsewhere, The Daily Telegraph confirms that Dvaid Moyes has plans to secure a £30m deal for Southampton defender Luke Shaw before the World Cup to fend off Chelsea in the race to sign the 18-year-old.
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