Manchester United target Sebastian Frey to replace Edwin Van der Sar

12 January 2010 01:22
[LNB]Manchester United are lining up Sebastian Frey as a replacement for goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar, according to the player's agent.[LNB]The Fiorentina shot stopper is on Sir Alex Ferguson's shortlist to take over from current first choice Van der Sar.[LNB]The United boss will offer his Dutch keeper a new one year deal - but it is unclear whether the veteran will sign after his wife fell seriously ill just before Christmas.[LNB] Target: Sebastian Frey[LNB]And it is claimed United are eyeing a move for 29-year-old Frey if Van der Sar decides to call time on his career.[LNB]'I cannot deny that Frey is on United's shopping list,' said agent Giovanni Branchini.[LNB]'But we will have to wait until the end of the season to see what will happen.[LNB]'Fiorentina are not willing to negotiate before May so we will have to agree with them.[LNB]'Seba is having a great season and the Viola are his main concern at the moment. So no problem at all, then in the summer we will talk.'[LNB] Everton loan bid for France international Hatem Ben Arfa rejected by Marseille'We must get rid of Glazer leeches' - Manchester United fans lash out as debt-ridden owners unveil £500m bonds scheme Will bond sale push Manchester United out of the red and into the black? [LNB]  

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