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Transfer Balls: Arturo Vidal Gets ‘Manchester United’ Shoved In His Mouth

by | 16th, July 2014

TRANSFER Balls: Let’s see how the Press deal with Arturo Vidal.

Is Chilean heading to Manchester United?

No, says the Daily Mail .

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But the  Daily Mirror  says:

United will look to bring in Arturo Vidal from Juventus.

The powerhouse Chilean who starred in Brazil is up for a big move and with United having already been in conversation with the Italian club over Patrice Evra’s move to Serie A the signs are good that Vidal will pump much needed strength into the Reds’ engine room next season.

The  Daily Express  says Evra is not enough. It’s Nani plus money the Italians need:

Manchester United set to offer Juventus Nani to sweeten Arturo Vidal deal… Louis Van Gaal is set to make a move for Roma and Holland midfielder Kevin Strootman after growing frustrated in the chase for Juventus’ Arturo Vidal.

The  Metro  says that contrary to reports (see above), Vidal is wanted by United:

United boss Louis van Gaal is said to be desperate to sign the 27-year-old, who he has admired since his days in the Bundesliga.

Van Gaal is “desperate” for Vidal. Or as the  IBTimes  states:

Manchester United Transfer News: Red Devils End Vidal Pursuit

The   Daily Star   says Vidal is heading to United, maybe:

Man Utd and Chelsea targets Arturo Vidal and Paul Pogba set to leave Juventus – MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea have been given a huge boost in their pursuits of Juventus stars Arturo Vidal and Paul Pogba.

But the Mirror  “understands” things that others do not:

MirrorFootball understands there are fears at the Turin club that a midfielder who relies on such mobility could struggle to recover fully from an injury to his right knee that was sustained last season.

Worries over his knee are believed to be behind the Italian champions’ sudden willingness to part with a player that has been key in three successive title wins, allied with the emergence of former United youngster Paul Pogba.


Amid the balls, what says Vidal? Well, happily he’s been talking. But what he says depends on what paper you read his

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