Bid Submitted: Rock solid La Liga defender set to complete Man United move in January

According to reports, Premier League giants Manchester United have allegedly shown that they are willing to submit a bid for Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin.

The 20-time English Champions were speculated with an offer for the Uruguay international defender in the summer window, however, it was suggested that any interest was only shown to seal a better deal for Godin at his La Liga club.

However, the 32-year-old defender is still yet to pen the new terms at the club and as per reports credited to The Mirror, Manchester United are set to try once again to lure him to Old Trafford in the January transfer window.

According to reports emanating from Spain, the South American is in advanced negotiations with the Madrid based club, but it looks like United are set to show that they would gladly welcome the opportunity to sign the world-class no.2.

Uruguay international centre-half who presently has less than 12 months remaining on his present contract – is in his ninth year at Wandametropolitano and has played in over 350 matches across all competitions.

Meanwhile, the Red Devils tactician Jose Mourinho is allegedly bent on securing the services of Napoli strong defender Kalidou Koulibaly to the side.

The Premier League giant were speculated with a couple of defenders during the recent transfer window, however, the Portuguese was left frustrated.

The former Chelsea, Real Madrid and Inter Milan boss is thought to be determined to further strengthen his defensive options, but, with the side already letting in 21 goals in the Premier League this season.