German international, Bastian Schweinsteiger is reportedly a £7.5 target for Manchester United, with Real Madrid defender, Sergio Ramos is also looked at. With United boss Van Gaal setting his eyes on the premier league trophy next season and having also qualified for the UEFA Champions League, the need for squad reinforcement is very essential.
Both players have years of experience and have won lots of trophies in their illustrious careers. Manchester United will definitely be improved, no doubt, especially in the defensive area where there are no real leaders. Van Gaal however said at the end of the season that there will be massive recruitment of the needed players this summer. Having secured the services of highly-rated Netherlands winger, Memphis Depay last month, the Dutchman is keen on more signings to bolster his squad. “A club like Manchester has to be like that. When you purchase other players, you get a stimulus (BBC Sport).
Schweinsteiger, a world cup winner with Germany in 2014, won the German Bundesliga with Bayern Munich last season has also won the Champions league, DFBPokal amongst other. Although Ramos’ Real Madrid failed to get a trophy last season, he was also a world cup winner with Spain in 2010, and a host of other trophies. Hence, their experiences will be of great value to United…if they get their men.