According to reports, Liverpoola s Raheem Sterling is considering making a A?140,000 a week move to arch rivals Manchester United as Real Madrid and Manchester City continue to express interest in the young midfielder.
Raheem Sterling has rejected Liverpoola s A?100,000-a-week contract and is reportedly keen to switch to a team with a bigger ambitionsa . Having failed to qualify for Champions League, the lure of playing in the Champions League seems to have sparked an interest to move to Manchester United this summer. However Sterling is concerned with the fana s response as Liverpool and Manchester United remain two of the most decorated clubs in England and firm rivals.
Manchester United on the other hand have identified Raheem Sterling as a transfer target as the young Englishman provides Van Gaal with plenty of attacking opportunities in front of the opponenta s goal. Always keen to work with young talented players, Van Gaal will be able to mould Sterling in the No 10 position or use him as a winger in the coming season. Having signed a lucrative A?750 million deal with Adidas for the next ten years, Manchester United definitely have the budget to pull off a sensational transfer of this kind and will be able to offer Sterling a A?140,000 a week contract to lure him to Old Trafford.
Liverpool though would loathe selling their upcoming midfielder to an arch rival like Manchester United. However Manchester Uniteda s interest in Raheem Sterling could start a bidding war over the services of the talented midfielder thus benefitting Liverpool as Sterling inches closer to the door. With the transfer season yet to start, the Raheem Sterling transfer saga is one that is sure to make a lot of headlines in the coming weeks.