Old Trafford side launch bid for Fiorentina star.
Man United are set to register a £32m bid for Fiorentina winger Juan Cuadrado according to the Metro.
The 26 year old had a superb season in Serie A last term before helping Colombia to the World Cup quarter-finals and looks likely to leave Florence this summer with Barcelona also said to be interested in the former Udinese man.
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Cuadrado netted 15 goals in all competitions last term and is a player with great potential and Fiorentina have already stated that an offer of £40m would secure the player’s services, which will of course encourage prospective suitors to beat a path to the South American’s door.
Louis van Gaal is said to have been impressed with the pre-season displays put in by Ashley Young but the likes of Nani and Luis Antonio Valencia struggled for form last term and could perhaps be deemed surplus to requirements by the Dutch boss.
Man United have forked out over £60m to bring in Ander Herrera and Luke Shaw from Athletic Bilbao and Southampton and are reportedly keen to cash-in on player sales to help boost transfer funds ahead of further moves in the summer window.