Old Trafford side target Borussia Dortmund star.
Man United are reportedly edging closer to signing Borussia Dortmund star Ilkay Gundogan according to Sports Direct News.
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The German international midfielder is known to be a player David Moyes is keen on signing as he seeks to freshen up his Old Trafford midfield and the 23 year old has turned down Borussia Dortmund’s latest contract extension offer and is now said to be available for a fee of around £25m.
The former Nurnberg man played a pivotal role in guiding Jurgen Klopp’s side to the Champions League final last season and could well be the latest star to leave the Bundesliga club.
Mario Gotze opted to join domestic rivals Bayern Munich and striker Robert Lewandowski seems set to do likewise and having already raided the club to snap up Shiji Kagawa 18 months ago Man United may well be confident of repeating the trick.
Gundogan is a very talented box to box performer who can get stuck into defensive duties whilst also being a great distributor of the ball and a player who could offer Man United a fresh dimension.
With Brazilian Anderson failing to impress and Darren Fletcher continuing his recovery from illness there is certainly scope for a new central midfield addition and Gundogan may well be an ideal candidate for the role.
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