United have sent scouts to watch the 22 year old on a number of occasions this season and Chelsea are reportedly also interested in the Brazilian.
Reports suggest that United are readying a £36 million bid for the midfielder who they see as a replacement for flop, Angel Di Maria.Embed from Getty Images
Anderson has scored ten goals in 30 Serie A appearances this season and has played in a key role in Stefano Pioli’s side.
Louis Van Gaal could provide Anderson with more first team football than Chelsea as he is set for another summer revamp of his United squad.
Jose Mourinho has claimed he will be doing ‘a little’ business in the summer transfer window, but with his midfield looking settled, regular playing time seems unlikely for any addition to his squad.
Will Felipe Anderson sign for Manchester United? Do Chelsea need him?