Latest Man Utd news including major Jose Mourinho rumour

The usual mix of United news including a potential return of a former player, their manager being coveted and a highly regarded youngster being targeted.

The chances of Cristiano Ronaldo returning to Old Trafford will have increased significantly today following the latest update on the 32-year-old future. Apparently, the Portuguese superstar has rejected a new contract at Madrid and wants to leave the European Champions.

Former Inter Milan defender Giuseppe Bergomi has named Jose Mourinho, 54, as his number one choice to replace Giampiero Ventura as Italy coach following their failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup and has urged the Italian FA to do everything in their power to secure his services.(Daily Star)

According to the Independent Valencia winger Carlos Soler, 20, is the number one January transfer target for.

One player not keen on playing for Man Utd is their very own Andreas Pereira, 21, who apparently would rather stay on loan with Valencia than return to Old Trafford in January.

United are determined to hang o to Marouane Fellaini even though contract talks are not going as smooth they would have wished.