“ Toni Kroos was ready to become a Manchester United player in 2014 before David Moyes was sacked as manager, leaving Real Madrid to pounce. That’s according to Moyes, who made the startling revelation on Monday’s Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast. 3 Kroos and is wife met with Moyes before his proposed move Moyes endured an ill-fated spell in charge at Old Trafford for ten months during the 2013/14 season when he replaced Sir Alex Ferguson.
After failing to get his primary midfield transfer target of Cesc Fabregas, the Scot brought in trusted lieutenant Marouane Fellaini from Everton to beef up the midfield. Although the move was originally derided by fans, it transpires United were just a few short months away from completing one of the biggest deals in recent history. Toni Kroos was lighting up the Bundesliga with Bayern Munich at the time and, according to Moyes, was set to join before his reign was brought to a premature end. Read More