Man Utd fail with £22M bid for Lyon's Benzema

Manchester United have failed with a bid for Olympique Lyon striker Karim Benzema.

DiarioSport says United had a formal offer of £22 million for the France striker rejected by Lyon recently.

United boss Sir Alex Ferguson is a big fan of Benzema's and is sure to try again if he feels there's a risk of losing the youngster to a rival European giant.

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