Premier League giant Manchester United are set to know their fate as regards the transfer of Barcelona left full-back Jordi Alba.
However, as per a report by Spanish publication Don Balon, it’s looking extremely likely not to be good news for Manchester United fans as the left-back is expected to pen a new deal at FC Barcelona.
As cited in the same report by Don Balon, the Red Devils have been among the teams looking at the situation of Jordi Alba recently, along with other top names like Premier League defending champions Manchester City and Serie A giants Juventus.
The Spain international defender is one of the best players in the globe in his role and could have been a perfect upgrade on England international left-back Luke Shaw at Manchester United, even if the England youngster has extremely improved this season.
Still, it looks like the Red devils won’t be able to sign their man on this very occasion if Don Balon’s claim proves to be right.
A formal announcement is expected to be made within the next 24 hours thereabout.
In a similar news, Liverpool look prepared to beat rivals Manchester United and Chelsea to the move of Paris Saint-Germain ace Adrien Rabiot.
The highly gifted young France international midfielder, worth at about £45million by Transfermarkt, is expected to now head to Anfield later in the summer on a free transfer.
Adrien Rabiot has been refusing to sign a new contract at the French club, attracting numerous interest from top sides like Manchester United and Chelsea lately, though it looks as if he’s agreed a deal to join the Merseysider’s instead, as per Don Balon.