being confirmed after then if the paperwork is processed in time.
14:30 It's worth pointing out that the transfer window will reopen for clubs in the Football League to make loan signings hence any of United's promising youngsters can still depart on a temporary basis even after tonight's deadline.
14:15 The talk regarding Ander Herrera is snowballing in the wake of Guillem Balague's revelation, which first appeared on Twitter. We'll keep you posted on any possible developments. Just to translate that figure into pounds, it is just over £30.5million which, by my reckoning, would be a record signing for the club - depending on what Dimitar Berbatov and Rio Ferdinand ultimately cost. Of course, there has been no word from either club yet on the subject.
14:10 Spanish journalist Guillem Balague, who works for Sky Sports amongst others, claims United have agreed to match the €36million buy-out clause in Ander Herrera's contract. The midfielder is reported to be keen to make the move to Manchester and Balague thinks he could head to England for a medical soon.
13:38 The Independent believes Marouane Fellaini has been granted permission from Belgium to delay linking up with the national team in order to discuss a potential move to United. The report adds that any deal for Leighton Baines is looking "increasingly unlikely". Sky Sports suggest the Reds must meet Everton's valuation of Fellaini which is in excess of £24million.
12:48 Talks are continuing between United and Everton but there has been no breakthrough, according to The Times. Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines are said to be the subject of the discussion.
12:15 Deia in Spain reports that United have not yet tabled a fresh bid for Ander Herrera. Athletic Club are still said to be holding out for the