Manchester United were eager to secure the signing of Barcelona star Pedro to replace Angel Di Maria but the move has broken down.
According to reports, PL Champions Chelsea have now agreed a deal to sign the Spanish international and United will have to look elsewhere.
The Red Devils are now closing in to sign world class German international Thomas Muller from Bayern Munich. Muller earned his senior debut for Bayern Munich under the management of Louis van Gaal.
Renowned German media outlet Bild claim that Man United are closing in with a mammoth 85 million Euros bid to secure the signing of Thomas Muller.
Two months back, the World Cup winner revealed that he has a special relationship with the Dutch manager. Muller has scored 10 goals and provided 6 assists in 12 World Cup games for the national side.
His record with the Bundesliga giants Bayern is brilliant as well. The 25-year-old versatile forward has scored 122 goals and provided 105 assists in over 300 games for the German champions.