Cape Town - Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera says
he knew the reports of a possible move to Paris Saint-Germain were coming out
before they hit the headlines.
Earlier this week, The Sun came out with the exclusive story
of PSG's bid to snatch the Spanish midfielder on a free transfer when his
contract expires in the summer.
But the ex-Athletic Bilbao star remains in talks with United
over a renewal and subsequent reports have suggested he wants to extend his stay
at Old Trafford.
It all sounds like typical agent-driven rumour-mongering and
the fact that it came out during the international break when it wouldn't
disrupt Herrera's focus and that the player knew about it before it broke says
it all really.
“It is logical when you have three months of contract left
and there are big decisions,” Herrera told El Periodico de Aragon.
“I already knew something was going to come out. I take it
as normal, I focus on playing football in the month and a half that remains.
The rest is left to my agent, both the possible renewal with United and any
talks with another club for my departure.
“I do not concern myself with what will happen in four
months, so I do not know if my time here is over. I enjoy playing for the biggest
club in England, the fans love me, they have treated me phenomenally in the
institution and my duty is to listen to them, although I honestly do not know
what is going to happen.
“What I see myself is trying to win at Watford next week. If
you deserve rewards and if you are an honest and hardworking person, they