Reports that Thiago Alcantara will be leaving German Bundesliga outfit Bayern Munich has been dismissed by the player who claims he is heading to the English Premier League this summer window.
Both Man United and Liverpool have been speculated to be keen on the Spanish international midfielder with claims that he will be leaving Bayern Munich after helping them win the Champions League.
It was also understood that the Premier League champions are favourites in the chase with the Red Devils only making efforts to hijack the deal all of the speculations have been squashed by the player who insists on staying with Bayern Munich, according to Manchester Evening News.
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Both clubs are hoping to add the quality of the former Barcelona star to their books as the battle for the Premier League challenge has already started in the transfer market with most clubs equipping their teams.
Man United would have had Thiago Alcantara as an alternative to England international Jadon Sancho who has been valued for £100 million by German Bundesliga outfit Borussia Dortmund.
Howbeit, the player is set to remain with the Bundesliga giants while the search will continue for Man United and Liverpool with the Red Devils yet to fulfil their transfer market potentials.