Alex Ferguson was talking to Antonio Conte about bringing Arturo Vidal to Man United [SportMediaset]

Sir Alex Ferguson was in attendance at the Europa League final on Wednesday night, and the former Manchester United manager was sat next to Juventus coach Antonio Conte during the game .

A series of images saw Fergie and Conte engaging in chatter, and many were speculating what the topics of conversation were.

Now Italian website SportMediaset have jumped into the void to claim that Manchester United want to buy Juve’s Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal for 30-32 million. Apparently Sir Alex “formally presented” United’s interest in the player to Conte.

SportMediaset say the Bianconeri are holding out for 40 million euros.

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