The Mirror understands that Leighton Baines is on the verge of agreeing a new long-term contract with Everton, all but ending Manchester United’s hopes of signing him this month.
The England international has been linked with a move to the Premier League champions ever since his former manager David Moyes took the reins at Old Trafford.
Manchester United are set to step up their chase for Cesc Fabregas and Marouane Fellaini, the Guardian understands.
David Moyes has reportedly made a bid of around £26m for Fabregas, and he is keen to pair him with Fellaini to form the heart of United’s midfield for the forthcoming season.
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Champions Manchester United end a victorious season against West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthowns on Sunday afternoon, in Sir Alex Ferguson’s final match in charge of the Red Devils.
Phil Jones and Jonny Evans are set to start for United, while Anders Lindegaard is set to get the nod in goal ahead of David De Gea.
A number of players are reportedly on their way out of Old Trafford, with as many as seven named by various mediums.
In midfield, the Daily Mail list Anderson, Nani and Paul Scholes as those likely to be nearing the end of their time at Manchester United, with the Manchester Evening News adding Darren Fletcher to that list.