Man United give all clear to make move and sign up midfielder

Manchester United have reportedly been cleared to sign up Zenit star Axel Witsel, according to the Daily Express website.

The Zenit St Petersburg midfielder, who played in his country’s recent 1-0 defeat to Wales, joined the Russian side from Benfica for £29million in 2012.

However, it is believed that he is keen to make a move to a top League, with United reportedly keen on a deal

United boss Louis van Gaal has made no secret of his admiration for the 26-year-old having kept tabs on him since his teenage days at Standard Liege. © 2017 Frontier Theme