Manchester United are NOT in for Chelsea bound Barcelona star Cesc Fabregas [The Times]

Screen Shot 2014-06-09 at 19.30.20Barcelona and ex-Arsenal midfielder Cesc Fabregas has been at the centre of a huge transfer story with Manchester United and Chelsea.

Barcelona made Cesc Fabregas available for £30m in recent weeks and Arsenal, Chelsea, Man City and Man United were all linked to the Spaniard.

Chelsea are definitely in the driving seat with the Londoners reportedly close to closing a deal.

However, late Monday afternoon Tancredi Palmeri and Goncalo Lopes claimed Manchester United had offered Fabregas higher wages than Chelsea.

Soonafter James Ducker of The Times rubbished these rumours, confirming Man United are NOT in for the 27 year old Fabregas.