Van Gaal eyeing in-form goalscorer.
Manchester United could look to join Chelsea and Liverpool in the race to sign Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi in the summer, reports CaughtOffside.
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The 21-year-old Argentine has been in superb form in Serie A this season, attracting strong interest from both Stamford Bridge and Anfield after 15 goals in all competitions.
Valued at around £30m, Icardi could be an improvement on the likes of Radamel Falcao and Robin van Persie upfront for United, who spent big on a host of new players last summer.
Louis van Gaal could be set for more major investments ahead of next season, with Icardi now emerging as one of this top targets.