May 07 2015

United could keep Falcao next season

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 9:05 am

Everton-v-Manchester-UnitedRadamel Falcao could remain at Old Trafford next season, as Manchester United are reportedly considering extending the Colombian loan until January.

The former Porto and Atletico Madrid striker has struggled since arriving to Old Trafford in September, scoring just four goals in 27 appearances in all competitions and United looked unlikely to fork out the £43.2m needed to sign him from Monaco on a permanent basis.

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May 06 2015

Evra: “Tevez has United blood like me”

Tag: Manchester United News @ 11:18 am

Juventus Carlos TevezPatrice Evra has claimed that Carlos Tevez still has Manchester United in his blood after the Argentine scored to give Juventus a 2-1 lead against Real Madrid after the first leg of their Champions League semifinal.

Tevez left United in acrimonious circumstances to join City after Sir Alex Ferguson opted against signing the former Boca Juniors striker, before establishing himself as one of Serie A’s best players after a somewhat mixed spell on the blue side of Manchester.

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May 05 2015

Blind keeps faith with Van Gaal

Tag: Manchester United News @ 12:45 pm

Everton-v-Manchester-United-Premier-LeagueDaley Blind has said Manchester United must stick together and finish the season on a high after three defeats in a row have threatened to dent their challenge for a top-four finish.

Having won six on the bounce, United have lost to Chelsea, Everton and West Bromwich, failing to score in all three games as an injury to Michael Carrick has disrupted Louis Van Gaal’s plans.

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May 04 2015

LVG: “RVP will no longer take penalties for United”

Tag: Manchester United News @ 11:25 am

robin-van-persie-manchester-united-515062Louis Van Gaal has confirmed both Wayne Rooney and Robin Van Persie have been axed from the list of penalty takers for the remainder of the season.

Van Persie’s miss condemned United to a 1-0 defeat against West Bromwich on Saturday, their third defeat in a row, and Van Gaal said it will now be up to someone else to step up to the spot.

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May 01 2015

Neville: “Carrick is like Pirlo, Scholes and Busquets”

Tag: Manchester United News @ 8:32 am

Manchester-United-v-Manchester-City-Premier-LeagueGary Neville has heaped praise on Michael Carrick, describing his former teammate as a combination between Andrea Pirlo, Paul Scholes and Sergio Busquets.

Carrick has been pivotal to Manchester United’s resurgence over the last month and a half but he was badly missed as Louis Van Gaal’s men stumbled to consecutive defeats at Chelsea and Everton.

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Apr 29 2015

Di Maria would have signed for PSG if it wasn’t for FFP

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 5:24 pm

5540fbce4a95e_dggdParis Saint-Germain owner Nasser Al-Khelaifi has claimed that Angel Di Maria would have signed for the French champions last summer, had it not been for UEFA’s Financial FairPlay.

The Argentine became Manchester United record signing when he joined the club in the summer for £60m, but has been repeatedly linked with a move to PSG after failing to impress in his debut season at Old Trafford.

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Apr 29 2015

United put Lloris on “stand-by”

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 5:06 pm

Hugo+Lloris+Tottenham+Hotspur+v+Sunderland+QrjWQyAsZF8lManchester United have put Spurs goalkeeper Hugo Lloris on “stand-by” while they wait to see whether David De Gea will remain at Old Trafford beyond the summer.

The Spaniard has been linked with a return to Madrid, with Real Madrid rumoured to be determined to make him Iker Casillas’ successor this summer, which would be a major blow for United given De Gea has been their best player over the last two seasons.

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Apr 29 2015

Rooney’s season could be over

Tag: Manchester United News @ 11:26 am

Everton-v-Manchester-UnitedWayne Rooney’s season could be over following the knee injury the Manchester United captain sustained against Everton on Sunday afternoon.

According to the Daily Mirror, United are worried that Rooney, who limped off in the final stages of United’s 3-0 defeat at Goodison Park after colliding with Daley Blind, could miss the remaining four league games with what appears to be a rather serious injury problem.

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