Manchester United are reported in the Express as having lined up a January bid for Torino’s Matteo Darmian.
The Red Devils were reported in the press to have agreed a pre-contract with Barcelona’s Dani Alves, with the Brazilian making the move to Old Trafford at the end of the season. Although recent reports claim to deny such an agreement.
The Manchester club are thought to be actively seeking defensive options, with a right-back high up on their wish-list.
Louis Van Gaal is said to have sent scouts to watch the 24 year-old on many occasions this season, and now look decided on following through with their initial interest.
The Premier League challengers are linked with a £15 Million bid for the Italian international, who can be utilized as a full-back on either side of the defence.
The 2012 Premier League champions have been up-and-down so far this season, enduring losses to Leicester City and MK Dons already, but have managed to steer themselves into a solid position in the top half of the league.