Man United Set To Battle Chelsea For Powerful Box-To-Box Midfielder – Michael Carrick Replacement?

Report making the rounds clam that Manchester United have join Chelsea in the race to sign Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal next summer.

United have already secure the signature of Alexis Sanchez and report from Chilean journalist Maks Cardenas as report by the Sun claims that United are ready to battle Chelsea for Vidal services.

The powerful box-to-box midfielder who still has 18 month left on his current contract is dubbed to leave the Allianz Arena next having struggled for form this season.

United made an attempt to sign the Chilean three-year ago while he was still at Juventus, but the midfielder turned down United interest to sign for Bayern Munich.

Jose Mourinho is desperate to strengthen his midfield. Team skipper Michael Carrick is aging and is set to hang his boot next summer according to report.

Belgian midfielder Maraoune Fellaini has refused to put pen to paper and could leave Old Trafford as a free agent at the end of the season while the Red Devils are yet to sanction the one-year extension clause on Juan Mata contract.

The Bundesliga giants seem to have gotten a potential replacement for Vidal in Leon Goretzka.

The central midfielder will join the Bavarian club at the end of the season after signing a four year deal.