Found August 30, 2013 on Soccerlens:
PLAYERS: Leighton Baines
Manchester United make 30m bid for Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera - originally posted on Soccerlens.com With Manchester United still pursuing a double-deal for Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines from Everton (with their latest £36m bid knocked back and United expected to go above £40m for the duo), the club has now been reported to have made a 30m Euros offer for another midfielder, a move thought to be independent of their pursuit of the Everton duo. Spanish radio station Cadena Cope reported on last night that Manchester United have submitted a 30 million euro offer for 24-year-old midfielder Ander Herrera. The Athletic Bilbao player has a 36m Euros release clause and he is likely to cost at least that amount, so expect United’s first bid to be rejected before United return with an offer (if there is still time left). Bilbao have lost two of their best players in the last two seasons with Javi Martinez going to Bayern Munich and Fernando Llorente leaving for Juventus. Herrera ...
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