Manchester United have been linked with a failed bid for Porto winger James Rodriguez. The Colombia international has been a top target for United boss Sir Alex Ferguson, who has had him scouted three times in the last four weeks.

CalcioNews24 says United have had a tentative €30 million enquiry for Rodriguez rejected by Porto in the past week.

However, that won't put off Ferguson, who is expected to try again closer to the opening of the summer transfer window.

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