He’s one of most popular Manchester United players in the Transfer Tavern and Ander Herrera is only likely to endear himself further to our resident Red Devils following the latest reports from ESPN.
The Spaniard has developed into one of Jose Mourinho’s most trusted lieutenants during his first campaign in charge at Old Trafford, establishing himself as a fan favourite along the way.
So, recent suggestions he could be a target for former boss Ernesto Valverde now he’s taken over at Barcelona caused panic amongst our local United supporters. Still, ESPN’s report has gone down a storm.
They claim the 27-year-old is likely to snub any advances from the Camp Nou this summer and that talks over a new deal are reportedly expected. With a year left on the deal he penned back in the summer of 2014, the La Roja international is expected to enter preliminary talks with top brass at the Theatre of Dreams over extending his contract.
Such is the nature of his importance to United’s cause, this news has gone down a storm.