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Thiago Transfer Drawing Closer

Thiago Transfer Drawing Closer

Our summer long link with the young Spanish midfielder Thiago Alcantara could soon be reaching a conclusion.

One of the more respected of newspapers, the Observer, is convinced that a deal for the twenty-two year old will be concluded sometime this week.

Amongst the column inches the newspaper devoted to the story is the inference that the transfer fee will be £17 million and that Thiago will put pen-to-paper on a five year deal.

Naturally, when / if anything is finally sealed we`ll report further on the matter!

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Monday July 8 2013
Time: 4:43PM


A lot of smoke now. Usually credibility is blown out the water when only one or two news sources are reporting something but when they're all saying it there's got to be some truth in the matter. Hopefully the deal is announced and wrapped up soon. It's in the best interests of both the club and player and its seems like a perfect fit.
08/07/2013 17:13:00
Hopefully this happens soon so we can move on and acquire some more targets. It will be a good start to the transfer window for us.
08/07/2013 21:33:00
Can't see why this isn't resolved yet it's the best move for all involved well maybe not Barca. He needs playing time we need a decent midfielder get him bloody signed.
09/07/2013 08:43:00
We need thiago alcantara. Is the man we need, is the man we want, is the man dat can do it for man united. Moyes please make a step for Thiago alcantara.
Hadegbehin adejuwon
09/07/2013 12:27:00
i hope it whould be but i don't think so
Meki Xavi
09/07/2013 15:39:00
He is utd bound i can feel it
Jonathan Onuoha
09/07/2013 15:57:00
It wont happend - unfortunately, but for some reason we seem to miss out on the talents of late. Hazard, Lucas, Pogba and even Sanchez are just a few. We are in desperate need for a midfield buff. Scholes is gone, Ando will never be fit enough, Cleverly is a utility player that leaves Giggs, Carrick and Fletcher and Kagawa. At the same time we are linked with yet another defender, I am getting worried. Midfield is a must reinforce area, and we havent done anything yet in the transfermarket. I see Thiago settling in Barca for another year or two, or being off sold to Bayern - he wont come to United I fear.
09/07/2013 20:42:00
Hopefully the deal with thiago alcantala happens soon so we can move on and acquire some more targets. It will be a good start to the transfer window for us...playing him along with shinji kagawa will make us the most deadly team in europe...please david moye do something to land this man utd
Kelvin Chipeta
10/07/2013 15:46:00
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