Gary Neville has revealed his shock that Manchester United were never in the running to sign ‘unbelievable’ Liverpool winger Luis Diaz in the January transfer window.The Colombian has been hugely impressive since swapping Porto for a move to Anfield in an initial £37million deal at the turn of the year, having turned down the opportunity to move to Tottenham.
Spurs looked like they’d sealed the transfer until the Reds stepped on the gas and beat them to the punch.
The 25-year-old has already scored twice in the Premier League and was the star man as Liverpool lifted the Carabao Cup.
And Neville has explained why he was shocked United were never in for the forward.
He told the Gary Neville Podcast: “It’s unbelievable. Diaz was going to Tottenham, he’s then gone to Liverpool. There’s not even …