linked with United for some of the close season and before he ended up at the Bernabeu.
21:53 The move to sign Ander Herrera is off, reveals As. According to the latest report, the midfielder will stay at Athletic Club and speak about the situation on Tuesday. Other sources indicate that any deal has collapsed.
21:36 Guilherme Siqueira of Granada was mentioned in connection with United earlier but Portuguese sources claim he is joining Benfica.
21:23 Bilbao newspaper El Correo believes Ander Herrera will soon join United because of his willingness to take a pay-cut. It is reported he will earn around €4million per annum from a five-year contract at Old Trafford. However, there is no mention of the alleged hitch over the payment of the €36million clause.
21:00 There are two hours to go before the 11pm deadline and we'll keep you informed of any late twists and turns in the market on ManUtd.com.
20:44 Guillem Balague has spoken to Sky Sports News to relay the story about the hitch at the LFP offices regarding the bid or Ander Herrera. The journalist also reports that the midfielder will take a pay cut to head to Manchester and there may be a chance of things dragging on beyond 11pm due to the red tape.
20:40 Sky Sports News now also claiming Marouane Fellaini has asked Everton for a transfer in order to try and force through a move to Old Trafford.
20:30 Spanish journalist Guillem Balague claims Cadena COPE radio station have reported a beat-the-deadline bid from the Reds for Sami Khedira but it was turned down by Real Madrid. The Germany star's representative has insisted his client is going nowhere (see below).