When news happens, text SDE and your photos or videos to 80360. Or contact us by email and phone.
Manchester United set to make attempt to resume talks with Saints over Luke Shaw transfer
Updated 12:42pm Friday 30th May 2014 in Sport
Manchester United are today expected to try and resume talks with Saints over the potential transfer of starlet Luke Shaw.
A bid in the region of £27m is believed to have already been turned down by the board at St Mary's, but United are keen to land the left-back as part of the major surgery to their squad this summer.
United would like a deal to be concluded before the World Cup, although Saints want to wait until the tournament is over and they have a new manager in place before proceeding with anything.
Rickie Lambert's expected transfer to Liverpool this weekend has heightened United's hopes that they could also quickly complete a move for Shaw.
However, Saints are understood to feel under less pressure to deal with that issue before Shaw and his England teammates depart for Brazil.
The 18-year-old will likely miss out on England's match against Peru tonight at Wembley, due to a cold.
Comments are closed on this article.