In the midst of preparing for the upcoming season, manager Louis Van Gaal has cryptically hinted that Manchester United is in the a processa of signing Real Madrid . defender Sergio Ramos. While indicating that negotiations are on between Real Madrid and Manchester United, the Dutchman also revealed that the club is in the a processa of signing a a surprise strikera this summer.

Louis Van Gaal Doesna t Deny Rumoured Interest In Sergio Ramos

Manchester United have been linked with a move for unsettled defender Sergio Ramos in a bid to bolster their defence. Louis Van Gaal refused to deny Uniteda s rumoured interest in the Spaniard, choosing instead to hint at a possible transfer in the weeks to come.

a I cannot talk about these rumours. I have said already ita s a process and maybe Mr Ramos is in the process a you never know.a

Manchester Uniteda s interest in Sergio Ramos is linked with Real Madrida s move for David De Gea who has refused to sign a contract extension at Old Trafford. While Manchester United insist that their goal-keeper will not be sold without the subsequent transfer of Sergio Ramos, reports from Spain indicate that Real Madrida s stance on their new captain is non-negotiable.

Will Real Madrid Allow Both Their Captains To Depart In A Single Transfer Window?

Will Real Madrid Allow Both Their Captains To Depart In A Single Transfer Window?

Surprise Striker Is In The Transfer Process

Louis Van Gaal also took the opportunity to confirm that Manchester United are in the a processa of signing a striker who has escaped the headlines of the tabloids this summer.

a Hea s in the process. Ita s not the striker that the media has written about. You have to wait and see. The transfer period is open until 31 August. You have to wait.a

Manchester United have been linked with the likes of Thomas Muller and Edison Cavani this summer in order to replace Robin Van Persie and Radamel Falcao in the squad. At the same time, it seems that captain Wayne Rooney will be entrusted with the responsibility to lead the teama s attack in case the club fails to sign a competent striker for the upcoming season.

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