Brilliant young Spanish footballer Thiago Alcantara is close to sign a deal with Manchester United.
Alcantara has refused a new contract from Barcelona, and has arranged all the details about his switch into the ranks of Manchester United.
Goal.com claim Alcantara will certainly go to Manchester United, and Manchester Reds for him will pay 18 million euros to Barcelona FC.
In the last-minute interest for the Spaniard have shown and Bayern Munich, but Alcantara apparently has already agreed with United.
Leaders of Barcelona in recent days tried to convince Alcantara to stay, but the young Spaniard still chose to leave to Old Trafford.
Another deal involving these two clubs, and Alcantara according to some English Media, is a possible exchange between these two clubs. In one way, from United to Barcelona should go Wayne Rooney,and in another Alcantara plus money.