Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel is disappointed they failed to sign Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer last summer.

Neuer was a target for United while with Schalke before he chose to join Bayern ahead of the English giants.

"For me, Manuel Neuer embodies what a keeper should possess. He is physically strong and very agile. He is also great at anticipating shots ...

"Had it been my decision, Manchester United would have signed him. But the decision made was different."