Manchester United scouts were in the crowd to watch target Roberto Firmino play for Hoffenheim at the weekend
It is no secret that United boss David Moyes is still looking to add to his squad this summer and is keen to bring in the highly-rated Brazilian
The South American is one of the hottest stars in the Bundesliga and has scored an impressive 13 goals from midfield this season for Hoffenheim.
Because he has not played for Brazil, he would not automatically get a work permit and may have to sort out German citizenship to move to Britain.
However, according to the Daily Mirror website, Everton boss Roberto Martinez is also keen and will look to battle United for the mans signature