Manchester City suffered a shocking defeat against Leicester City yesterday and United have the chance to close the gap on their rivals by beating Tottenham today.
The Red Devils have been average so far this season even after signing top quality players in the summer transfer window.
Manager Jose Mourinho is looking to further reinforce his squad and West Ham United’s Dimitri Payet has been constantly linked.
United wanted him in the summer as well and over two weeks back, Mirror reported that the the Red Devils are looking to finally sign the £35million rated ($44million) star in the winter window.
According to recent reports, the former Chelsea manager has already contacted the French international personally to discuss securing his signature (via SW – Le10Sport).
Now, according to Transfer Market Web, the Brisih giants are planning to offer Fellaini in a swap deal to hire the services of the 29-year-old attacker.
The Belgian international has been inconsistent this season but as per the provided TMW link, the Hammers may agree to such a proposal for Payet. The Les Bleus attacker has scored 2 goals and provided 7 assists in 15 games this season.