The Mirror says Ronald Koeman has added Dutch World Cup defender De Vrij to his shortlist to replace Dejan Lovren.
Southampton’s Croatian ace Lovren, 25, is poised to complete a £20million move to Liverpool this week.
De Vrij is also wanted by new United manager Louis van Gaal.
The 22-year-old has a year left on his contract, as a result he is available for around £8million.
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