Vidal wants move as Juventus issue ultimatum – Man United transfer update

first_img1 It has quickly progressed from speculative interest to full-blown saga, but there appear to be glimpses of light at the end of the tunnel with Arturo Vidal’s protracted transfer to Manchester United reportedly on the way to reaching its conclusion.But what has changed? Here’s the latest…Ultimatum issuedJuventus look to be growing tired of the pantomime that is Vidal’s future and have finally put their foot down, issuing an ultimatum to the Chilean to make his mind up by August 15. According to Italian outlet La Stampa, Juve want to have enough time to recruit a replacement if necessary and are instead leaving the decision up to the player and his agent. They continue that a deal will be on their terms, suggesting at a transfer fee of €50m.Contract ‘agreed’ as talks continueThe Independent claim that Vidal’s agent has agreed a £182,000-a-week deal with Man United, and that the decision of whether to finally make the switch now rests with the player and Juventus. They point out that Vidal is yet to shed any real light on his thoughts, opting to remain largely silent instead. However, with Juve placing a timeframe on his protracted move, he will have to break his stance soon.He wants United moveThe Express report that Vidal has told close friends that he wants to move to Manchester, following Juventus’ ultimatum. United have reached a ‘broad agreement over personal terms’ the publication reports. Vidal has travelled with Juve on their pre-season tour of Asia, but it looks as though he will be leaving the camp early in order to finalise his reported £47m move.Five-year dealDespite their apparent concerns over a long-standing knee injury, it seems as though Man United are prepared to commit to a long-term deal for Vidal, with the Star reporting that the Red Devils have offered the midfielder a five-year deal. Echoing reports elsewhere, they confirm that the deal will be worth £182,000-a-week with the transfer fee likely to be around £47m.Man United fans, do you think you’ll managed to land Arturo Vidal? Comment below… Arturo Vidal has been linked with Manchester United last_img

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