Seamus Coleman is supposedly the next Manchester United transfer target. The Everton Defender and Ireland international stepped up his game up considerably last year. He was a big past of the reason that Goodison Park saw a more successful than usual Premier League season. United were rumored to be interested in Coleman in February.
Arsenal and AC Milan were supposedly keen on him as well. However, the biggest competition for Seamus Coleman will come from Chelsea. Now it appears a double move could be in the cards this January, as Old Trafford look poised to continue their free spending days from the summer. According to Metro
And reports in Spain say Everton stars Barkley and Coleman are among the top targets, with Louis van Gaal set to give the green light to a £60million offer for the pair.
United see Coleman as crucial competition for Rafael at right-back while Barkley could replace Juan Mata; with Juventus set to swoop for the former Chelsea man.
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