Premier League giants Manchester United are in advanced negotiations to sign highly rated Lyon midfielder Florent Da Silva.
This is according to widespread reports emanating from the media in France.
It was revealed that Manchester United want to boost their youth team with the signing of the young midfielder.
According to the specific report from French publication L’Equipe, the Red Devils are closing in on a move for Florent Da Silva.
The 16-year-old midfielder is definitely one for the future.
For the here and now, Manchester United are trying to sign a midfield replacement for Ander Herrera.
Spanish international Ander Herrera left Manchester United this summer at the end of his contract.
The 29-year-old has joined French Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint Germain (PSG) on a free transfer this summer.
He has signed a five-year deal at PSG until the end of the 2023/24 season.
Midfield targets for Manchester United this summer include Newcastle United star Sean Longstaff and Sporting Lisbon player Bruno Fernandes.
Sean Longstaff made his debut for Newcastle United last year, having come through the ranks at the club.
He made 14 appearances for the Magpies last season.
For Bruno Fernandes, the Portuguese international scored 32 goals and also added 18 assists in 53 games in all competitions last season.