Van Persie was reportedly unhappy that the club signed Radamel Falcao.
Manchester United striker Robin van Persie is set to hold talks with manager Louis van Gaal about his future after it emerged that Real Madrid and FC Barcelona were interested in signing the Dutchman next summer, the Daily Express reports.
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The 31-year-old has become unhappy at Old Trafford after the Red Devils signed Radamel Falcao on transfer deadline day, meaning the former Arsenal star could miss out on first team football as van Gaal struggles to fit an embarrassment of attacking riches into one starting line-up.
With both Falcao and club captain Wayne Rooney set to be prominent in the Dutch manager’s first team plans, it seems that van Persie could be the one to make way in United’s XI.
Both Barca and Madrid are monitoring the situation in Manchester and will rival each other for the Netherlands international’s signature if he remains unsettled.
Van Persie is reportedly aware of the interest from Spain and will hold showdown talks with van Gaal about his future at the Theatre of Dreams and a potential move to La Liga.
While the former Bayern Munich head coach has a good relationship with the forward, he may decide to cut his losses on an aging player and cash in on him while he still has some value.
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