The Red Devils shunned the opportunity to re-sign Cristiano Ronaldo in favour of pursuing a deal for Bale. The Welshman is considering his future at the Bernabeu and revealed after Madrid’s win against Liverpool in the Champions League final that he would decide this summer whether or not to quit the club. United have long tracked Bale and the Manchester Evening News claims the Red Devils have advanced talks with the Welshman in recent weeks.