Edwin van der Sar has recommended his own successor for the Manchester United goalkeeping job – Ajax’s Maarten Stekelenburg, the man who followed him into the Netherlands team. Full story: Sunday Mirror
Winger Ashley Young will turn down an £80,000 a week contract with Aston Villa to seal a dream move to Manchester United. (News of the World)
Manchester United have offered injury-plagued midfielder Owen Hargreaves a new one-year pay-as-you-play deal.
Full story: Sunday Express
United meanwhile are set to battle Liverpool for the signing of Newcastle left-back Jose Enrique.
Full story: Sunday People
Highly rated Anderlecht striker Romelu Lukaku says he is only interested in joining a team of “winners” like Manchester United or Chelsea. (News of the World)