Sunday's Manchester United transfer rumours: Diego Godin and Nikola Milenkovic
Last Updated: 06/01/19 10:09am
The latest transfer news and rumours from Manchester United on Sunday 6 January featuring Diego Godin, Nikola Milenkovic and current contract sagas.
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone says he is working on a deal to keep 32-year-old Uruguay defender Diego Godin, who is a target for Manchester United, amid interest from Inter Milan, according to the Sunday Express.
Godin is a long-term target for United with the 32-year-old said to be unhappy because Atletico have not offered him a new contract. His current deal expires in the summer and he is free to leave in the summer.
However, Simeone is hoping they can come to some sort of resolution.
"Both Atleti and the player are seeking the best solution for all parties," he said. "The club and Godin know what I think about this. If he does remain with us, it'll be because it's best for him and the club."
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will discuss Nikola Milenkovic in transfer talks with Ed Woodward this week," according to the Sun on Sunday.
The caretaker United boss is "here to voice my opinion" on January targets despite being in charge until the summer.
Solskjaer will have a say over the fate of up to EIGHT players at United, according to the Sun on Sunday.
Caretaker Old Trafford boss Solskjaer may not stay beyond the end of this season, with Mauricio Pochettino hotly tipped to be offered the job.
But the United legend is getting a big say on the futures of stars nearing the end of their contracts.
Spanish duo Juan Mata and Ander Herrera are free agents this summer and can talk to clubs on the continent this month.