Manchester United are set to hold talks to sign Juventus Arturo Vidal. [Picture: Getty]
According to reports, Manchester United are set to make a shock bid for Arsenal summer target Arturo Vidal, with United set to hold talks with Vidal’s Agent; a move which will hijack efforts in which Arsenal have put in to land the player in the summer.
Vidal’s agent Fernando Felicevich who was in London to watch Arsenal’s FA Cup victory against Aston Villa last weekend is also understood to have a meeting with Manchester United officials over a possible move for Vidal to Old Trafford.
The 28-year-old Chilean was previously linked to Old Trafford last summer, but the deal suffered a setback due to a knee injury he suffered.
Despite previous reports of the player agreeing terms with Arsenal; Fresh reports According to Gazzetta dello Sport claim the Red Devils have resurrected their interest in the 28-year-old and will hold talks with Felicevich in the coming days.
Arturo Vidal who has made 124 appearances scoring 35 goals for Juventus, has been a remarkable asset for the Italian Champions with the club previously insisting he is not for sale.
But with Real Madrid want-away Sami Khedira in the picture as a possible replacement, the midfield pass-master is all clear to be swooped in for in the coming days.