Zapata, Cavani United moves
December 17, 2013
Christian Zapata insisted he is not
thinking about a move to
Manchester United and is happy
to stay at AC Milan.
The 27-year-old has been linked
with the Premier League
champions in recent weeks and
tipped as a possible successor to
Unitedís veteran centre-backs, Rio
Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic.
And United first-team coach Phil
Neville has reportedly scouted the
Colombian, who joined Milan in
May after a successful season on
loan at the San Siro from
But, when asked about United
after Mondayís 2-2 draw with
Roma, Zapata replied: "No, I do
not know anything. I just think
about Milan. I have a contract
until 2016 and I want to stay
Meanwhile, Edinson Cavaniís
agent suggested the Paris Saint-
Germain striker is another
reported target who is unlikely to
end up at Old Trafford in January.
The Uruguay striker only joined
Paris Saint-Germain in the
summer, when he signed from
Napoli for 64 million euros.
His agent, Claudio Anellucci, told
Italian television: "There is nothing
that is brewing. He remains in
"He's fine. Napoli was a nice
chapter, like the one in Palermo,
but he goes on always trying to
improve as a player and his
experience. Paris is an important
moment for him."
Cavani, the sixth-most expensive
footballer ever, has scored 14
goals so far for PSG.