This could leave the Red Devils short if Angel Di Maria completes an expected move to PSG, and manager Louis van Gaal could need to move quickly to sign an alternative.
Here are five players from across Europe who United could switch their attentions to after this development…
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5) Jose Callejon, Napoli
Managed 11 goals from the left wing in Serie A last season, and is already attracting the interest of both Arsenal and Chelsea [Metro]. However, with so much interest already, it may be difficult for the Red Devils to win any battle for the 28-year-old’s signature.