Man Utd plan move for Bayern Munich star

The Mirror says United boss Sir Alex Ferguson could make a move for the German defender in the Januaryt ransfer window.

Fergie is keen to bring in new defenders in January as Gary Neville is closing in on the end of his career and due to Rio Ferdinand’s injury problems.

United could bring in Lahm as a potential mentor to Rafael, who is seen as Neville’s successor on the right-back.