The top headline on Italian daily Corriere Dello Sport on Monday centres on Manchester United’s pursuit of Arturo Vidal.
On Sunday Vidal issued quotes concerning the rumours linking Man United with a swoop, and the Italian daily has published those quotes on the front page of their paper.
Speaking to Chilean newspaper La Tercera, Vidal said:
I’ve heard about the rumours, but I haven’t spoken more about this subject. I’m enjoying my holidays, and when I return to Italy I’ll see what happens. I’m very calm, but anyone would love to play for one of the biggest clubs in the world.
Those words are being widely understood as Vidal’s come get me plea to United.
According to the rumour mill, Vidal will cost the Red Devils €40 million.
See the front page of Corriere Dello Sport below.