Thiago to United within days

Catalan newspaper Sport believe that Thiago Alcantara will sign with Manchester United within the next few days.

The paper has claimed that the midfielder will put pen-to-paper on a five-year deal with the Premier League champions, with only small details to be agreed.

David Moyes’ men will pay €18m for the 22-year-old, after he failed to play the requisite number of minutes last term to up his release clause to €90m.

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