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Barcelona ‘agree deal’ for Manchester United target Antoine Griezmann – reports

15 Nov

Barcelona have agreed a deal in principle to sign Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann, according to reports in Spain. The French international has been strongly linked with a move to Manchester United but it appears the Red Devils have fallen behind in the race for his signature. Despite intense summer speculation, Griezmann opted to stay […]

Transfer rumours and paper review: Real Madrid star wanted by Chelsea, Manchester United, and Tottenham, plus more

12 Nov

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Sunday’s newspapers… Real Madrid are frustrated by Gareth Bale’s injury problems and could consider selling the 28-year-old, with Manchester United, Chelsea and Tottenham interested in the Wales forward. (Mirror) Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard, 26, is Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane’s number one transfer target for next summer. (Sunday Express) Juventus are stepping up their efforts to sign Liverpool’s 23-year-old Germany […]

Seven unheralded Premier League players performing brilliantly this season, including Young at Man United and Liverpool’s Moreno

12 Nov

We are at the stage of the Premier League season when it can be assessed whether a player is putting in good performances or is struggling for form. After 11 matches some truly superb players are performing right at the top of their game; Kevin De Bruyne is once again being called a world class midfielder, […]

Manchester United ‘ready to sell Luke Shaw for £20million in January’

11 Nov

Luke Shaw looks set to be sold by Manchester United in January. The full-back was a £30million signing from Southampton in 2014 but has yet to live up to his potential at Old Trafford. The 22-year-old has been hit by injury problems and has made just 32 Premier League appearances in three-and-a-half years. His commitment and […]

Witches, grey shirts and dodgy lasagna – revealing the worst excuses in football

10 Nov

Benevento won promotion to Serie A last season and have proceeded to lose all 12 of their matches in Italy’s top flight. They are, on paper, by far the worst team in the division, but their president does not feel the quality of their playing squad is to blame for the shocking run of results. […]

Boost for Manchester United? Real Madrid could end De Gea pursuit as they target in-demand Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper

9 Nov

Real Madrid are lining up a £17.75m offer for Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga – which would end their interest in Manchester United number one David De Gea. Both Madrid and Premier League giants Arsenal are keeping close tabs on 23-year-old Arrizabalaga, who is highly-rated in Spain and out of contract in the summer It has been […]

Manchester United FC: Jose Mourinho’s second season at Old Trafford – the fans’ verdict

8 Nov

Jose Mourinho has been manager of Manchester United for 17 months now, and, for the first time since arriving at Old Trafford, is finding himself under some pressure. As Manchester City are running away with the Premier League, Mourinho looks set to end a second campaign without returning the top flight title to Old Trafford. […]

Manchester United linked with surprise move for former Chelsea man

7 Nov

Manchester United are reportedly plotting a January move for former Chelsea starlet Bertrand Traore, according to reports in France. With Jose Mourinho still looking to add a wide forward to his ranks, French football magazine Onze Mundial claim the United boss has turned his attention to former Chelsea man Traore. The Burkina Faso international was […]

Paris Saint-Germain contact Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho’s representatives about becoming manager

7 Nov

Paris Saint-Germain have made contact with the representatives of Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho over the possibility of him becoming their manager, according to the Sun. The news comes a day after United fell to a 1-0 defeat at Chelsea – Mourinho’s previous employers. Earlier in October the Red Devils manager had to respond to […]

We didn’t deserve to lose to Chelsea, says Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho after Stamford Bridge defeat

6 Nov

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insisted his team didn’t deserve to lose 1-0 to Chelsea. Alvaro Morata’s headed effort was the only goal to separate the two sides during Sunday evening’s Premier League encounter at Stamford Bridge. MATCH REPORT: Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United: Alvaro Morata heads winner as Blues dominate Red Devils The Red Devils threatened […]