Barcelona have been informed of Manchester United's asking price for Robin van Persie. Barca chiefs are convinced the Dutchman is unsettled at crisis-hit United and have been in contact through intermediaries about his situation, say Sport.

It's emerged that a bid of €45 million will be enough for United to sell Van Persie next month.

The prolific goalscorer is so unhappy at Old Trafford, it is claimed, that he is prepared to submit a transfer request to leave United.

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