Jose Mourinho is reportedly in contact with Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane who he hopes to sign in the summer.
The stakes are ever the higher as Manchester City host arch rivals Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium on Thursday night
Manchester City is likely to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal, even as the race heats up with Manchester United emerging as new contenders.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo are on the treatment table as Manchester United visit Turf Moor to take on Burnley on Sunday.
Manchester United will look to continue their charge towards a place in the Top 4 when they travel to Turf Moor to face Burnley
Manchester United progressed to the semifinals of the UEFA Europa League with a hard-fought 2-1 win over Anderlecht at Old Trafford on Thursday.
Manchester United continued their charge for the Top 4 and blew the Premier League title race wide open as they beat Chelsea 2-0 on Sunday.
The Premier League title race was blown wide open on Sunday as Manchester United comprehensively beat Chelsea 2-0 at Old Trafford.
David De Gea returns to the starting eleven for Manchester United, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois are missing from the respective lineups.
David De Gea was reportedly dropped for Manchester United's trip to Sunderland after he had a rift with manager Jose Mourinho.