RUMOUR MILL: Manchester United keep number seven shirt free for Antoine Griezmann, while Palace line up Roy Hodgson

French star Antoine Griezmann, who has moved a step closer to signing for Manchester United for �100 million, according to today's footbnall rumour-mill.
French star Antoine Griezmann, who has moved a step closer to signing for Manchester United for �100 million, according to today's footbnall rumour-mill.

Manchester United are keeping their number seven shirt free for French star Antoine Griezmann, whom they are confident of signing for £100 million from Atletico Madrid.

That’s according to today’s football grapevine, which also suggests that ex-England boss Roy Hodgson has been lined up to replace Frank de Boer after Crystal Palace’s woeful start to the Premier League campaign.