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Manchester United Receive Huge Boost In Chase to Sign Dutch Legend

Netherlands star is expected to leave Galatasaray this month and Manchester United have been given a huge boost in their pursuit.

Dutch legend Wesley Sneijder has seen a change in the top club favourite for his signature this month, putting Manchester United on red alert and ahead of Serie A giants Juventus, reports the Daily Star.

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Juventus were initially favourites for the Galatasaray midfielder’s signature, but have now set their sights on Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Borussia Dortmund, opening the door for the Red Devils to make a move with the Italian giants looking elsewhere.

Despite spending £150m in the summer, the Manchester United midfield is seriously lacking creativity – even with the likes of Juan Mata, Wayne Rooney, Angel Di Maria, and Ander Herrera in the side – which was none more so evident that in yesterday’s defeat to Southampton when not a single shot was mustered on target by Van Gaal’s men.

The 30 year old is set to cost around a reported £16m.

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