Arsenal have now joined Manchester United in the race for Atletico Madrid defender Jose Gimenez, according to reports in the English media.
It looks like the Portuguese boss is finally ready to take action and shape the Red Devils squad in his own image.
New Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is set to bring about a change at Old Trafford, and will reportedly offload two former World Cup winners in Bastian Schweinsteiger and Juan Mata.
The injury crisis at Manchester United has significantly limited Louis van Gaal's options as the Red Devils gear up to overturn a 2-1 deficit against FC Midtjylland at Old Trafford.
Spanish giants Real Madrid are looking to bolster their squad and have set their sights on an unlikely source, struggling Premier League side Manchester United, for an additional defender.
Louis van Gaal does not seem to be having a good time at all, and there seems to be more bad news ahead for him -- defender Marcos Rojo is set to be out of action for this year at least.
Lac of creativity does not seem to be the only problem that Manchester United is facing right now. They also seems to be facing the lack of left backs, as Marcos Rojo has also reportedly injured himself in training.
The 25 year old Argentinian defender was one of the first players brought in by Van Gaal when he took charge of Manchester United, but has since not seen enough first team action, only recently getting a chance to start after Luke Shaw's injury woes and United's lack of full backs.
Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has revealed the team news ahead of the Red Devils' trip to North London to take on Arsenal FC.
Manchester United will miss Marcos Rojo and Paddy McNair against Sunderland as Luke Shaw begins his rehabilitation.