Reports – Manchester United eye Angel Di Maria replacement?

first_imgManchester United will only sign highly-rated Lazio winger Felipe Anderson if Angel Di Maria leaves the club this summer, according to reports.Old Trafford scouts have been monitoring the Brazilian’s progress in Serie A throughout the season and have joined fierce rivals Manchester City and Liverpool in the hunt for his signature.According to the La Gazzetta dello Sport, sources close to Red Devils boss Louis van Gaal have revealed that until Di Maria’s future is decided, United are not prepared to meet Lazio’s £40m valuation.As talkSPORT told you this week, the future of British football’s most expensive footballer is unclear after an indifferent first season in the Premier League and Paris Saint-Germain have been heavily linked with the former Real Madrid man.United have already splashed the cash to sign PSV starlet Memphis Depay before the start of next season and could be tempted to secure Anderson’s services too, given the 22-year-old has scored ten goals and made eight assists in 30 appearances to catapult his club into the Champions League positions. 1 Felipe Anderson in action for Lazio last_img read more