Category Archive: Manchester United

Jun 25

Manchester United round-up: £100m move reported; forward could join Arsenal; offer made to midfielder

As Jose Mourinho continues to look to bolster his front line, the Mirror say Harry Kane could be targeted. It would cost the Red Devils at least £100 million to even make Daniel Levy consider selling Spurs’ prized asset, but that may not be a problem for United. The England international could line up alongside Alvaro Morata […]

Jun 25

Could Arsenal offer this 21-year-old attacker an escape from Manchester United?

Arsenal are thought to be preparing to offer Anthony Martial an escape from a disappointing spell at Manchester United. According to a report in the Daily Mail, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger sees Martial as a cheaper alternative to Kylian Mbappe, the sought-after Monaco youngster. Mbappe has courted interest from the likes of Real Madrid and […]

Jun 25

Tottenham round-up: Manchester United want £100m-man; defender confident of switch; Janssen targeted

It is understood by the Mirror that Manchester United have set their sights on signing Tottenham and England star forward Harry Kane this summer for a potential fee of £100 million. The report suggests that Jose Mourinho has outlined his preference to go for the prolific 23-year-old forward instead of Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo – […]

Jun 25

Paul Pogba: Creating a superstar

For all the emoji’s and social media popularity, new haircuts and adidas commercials, Paul Pogba is one of the best midfielders in the world. A tall, physical specimen, one would naturally think Pogba would be a centre-back or defensive minded midfielder. Yet, he thrives with the ball at his feet and runners in front of […]

Jun 25

Manchester United careers cut short by injury

Football is a game of small margins. The width of the goal line has decided major tournaments. Chance meetings have launched the careers of players who would otherwise have remained undiscovered talents. And injury has ended or severely hampered, the careers of countless players. Be it a mistimed tackle, muscle injuries or just plain bad […]

Jun 25

How are Manchester United likely to line-up after the summer transfer window?

Jose Mourinho is set for a second season in charge at United, hoping to build upon a fairly successful first one which ended in Europa League glory. The Portuguese manager has a vast amount of experience when it comes to management, especially in the Premier League, where he will be looking to reinstate the Red […]

Jun 25

Juan Mata: The unsung hero

Juan Mata joined Manchester United on the heels of leading Chelsea to the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League titles in back to back seasons, winning two consecutive player of the year awards along the way. This is why many were shocked when new Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho marginalised the midfield talisman, reducing his […]

Jun 25

Red Icons: Sir Bobby Charlton; the epitome of a legend

Sir Bobby Charlton for some is what Manchester United means. The guy was the club’s top scorer of all time until that record was broken by Wayne Rooney, a player who has earned the plaudits and maybe had a career on par with the great Charlton, but when you compare the two, Charlton will be […]

Jun 24

Manchester United round-up: Striker deal within a fortnight; competition for winger; Matic rumours latest

Manchester United are working hard to secure a deal for Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata before they head to the United States as part of their pre-season tour, say ESPN. After leaving the signings of the likes of Paul Pogba until late in the transfer window last summer, bosses want to move early this summer to […]

Jun 24

Nobody seems to want Wayne Rooney anymore; here’s why

Manchester United captain, if you can call him that this coming season, Wayne Rooney could be an even more peripheral figure at the Old Trafford club next season. The vast differences between the player Sir Alex Ferguson signed back in 2004 and the modern-day player is now visible. Gone are the days Rooney was the […]

Jun 24

A focus on Antonio Valencia

Antonio Valencia thought Steve Bruce, his then manager at Wigan Athletic, was having a laugh when he was told Sir Alex Ferguson wanted to bring him to Manchester United. He soon learned that this was no joke and that he was indeed landing a dream move to Old Trafford. Eight years on and Valencia is […]

Jun 24

Michael Carrick: Eternally Underrated

Imagine a central midfielder, English by birth, that has won every trophy imaginable. The Champions League once, the Premier League five times, the FA Cup, the FIFA Club World Cup and many others. Imagine this very same player not only won these trophies but also became a mainstay through manager changes and high-priced transfers looking […]

Jun 24

Next week could be ‘the Alvaro Morata week’, somehow..

As the news on the big upset of the year hit the Internet, it seemed that this blew away any chance Manchester United had to get the Alvaro Morata deal done. Since everything seems to be calm right now, with Cristiano Ronaldo feeling more comfortable as the Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has now shown […]

Jun 24

Saturday’s Man Utd transfer rumours

All the latest Manchester United transfer news and rumours from across the British and European press on Saturday, June 24.

Jun 24

Wayne Rooney to be stripped of the Manchester United captaincy?

There is still no word on whether Wayne Rooney will still be a Manchester United player next season, but the latest twist in the tale might edge him a little closer to the door. Rooney only has two years left on his contract and United are unlikely to offer him an extension unless he was […]

Jun 24

The chase for Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale continues…

Manchester United are looking forward to adding some striking forces to the team, yet no announcements have been made regarding this, as the names are always there, with a familiar one coming into the light again. Yes, it’s Gareth Bale who has always been linked to United but apparently the deal seems closer than ever, […]

Jun 24

Ribalta’s arrival: A small step in Mourinho’s much bigger project for the club

Over the last few weeks, Manchester United fan’s lives have predominantly revolved around transfer news, gossip and speculation, as the day-to-day news across social media and television has been non-stop linking players with a move to Old Trafford. With much of the fan base becoming a little impatient and agitated around the lack of official […]

Jun 24

Ones That Got Away: Chicharito, a player many regret was sold by Louis van Gaal

When results or seasons fail to meet expectations, sometimes the blame is not properly attributed to the right players. In the fast paced transfer market we have today, selling certain players can prove to be impulsive due to the high stakes and stress with such a short time period. Hindsight is 20/20, and ideally, you’d […]

Jun 23

Are Manchester United missing a trick letting this promising 21-year-old midfielder leave?

It was announced today on the Manchester United official website that up-and-coming young midfielder Josh Harrop will leave Old Trafford at the end of the month to join Preston North End on a full-time basis. The 21-year-old – who made his debut during United’s final game of the Premier League season against Crystal Palace – […]

Jun 23

Manchester United round-up: Boost in winger chase; Serbian agrees personal terms; Barcelona reject midfielder interest

L’Equipe have today reported that Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane is willing to let one of his attacking stars leave this month, in order to attract Monaco sensation Kylian Mbappe. Either Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema or Gareth Bale, who has been linked with United, will be allowed to leave to allow for Mbappe’s arrival. The Madrid […]

Jun 23

Fabinho tempted by move to Manchester United

AS Monaco midfielder Fabinho has stated that he would be tempted with a move to Manchester United this summer, should manager Jose Mourinho be interested in signing the player, which may not be the case despite reports suggesting differently over the last few days. The 23-year-old midfielder, who can also play in the right-back position […]

Jun 23

Bayern Munich lower asking price for Portuguese midfielder

Manchester United seem to be given more of a chance to sign Portuguese midfielder Renato Sanches this summer with Bayern Munich reportedly looking to offload the player from their squad. Last summer, the Bundesliga champions signed the player from Benfica for an initial €35 million fee which was expected to have many add-ons attached with […]

Jun 23

Michael Carrick to retire after next season?

While Michael Carrick signed a new contract to keep him at Manchester United next season, his testimonial earlier this month wasn’t the first indicator that he could be set to move on from United. Carrick brings his kids out with him every year in United’s home finale, contract extensions are left until the existing ones […]

Jun 23

Carrick to decide on retirement

Michael Carrick says he will assess whether to retire at the end of the next Premier League season.

Jun 23

Juve chief scout to join United

Juventus chief scout Javier Ribalta is leaving the club to join Manchester United.

Jun 23

Harrop leaves Utd for Preston

Preston have signed midfielder Josh Harrop from Manchester United.

Jun 23

Preston sign Manchester United’s Harrop

Preston North End to sign Josh Harrop on a four-year deal when his Manchester United contract expires on 3 July.

Jun 23

Fabinho would be ‘tempted’ by Man Utd

Monaco midfielder Fabinho would be tempted by a move to Manchester United, who have strengthened their backroom staff.

Jun 23

Friday’s Man Utd transfer rumours

All the latest Manchester United transfer news and rumours from across the British and European press on Friday, June 23.

Jun 23

Fabinho: United move tempting

Monaco midfielder Fabinho has admitted he would be tempted by a move to Manchester United.

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