Aug 03 2015

Silva: “PSG are a step up from United”

Tag: Manchester United News @ 4:44 pm

4599879PSG defender and Brazil captain Thiago Silva believes Angel Di Maria will make a step up once he formalises his move to the French champions.

The Argentine underwent a medical ahead of a proposed £44.3m transfer to the French capital and Thiago Silva welcomed his soon-to-be teammate by claiming the former Real Madrid man was moving to a bigger club.

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Aug 03 2015

LVG: “United can win the title with Pedro”

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 11:22 am

REU_2161884Louis Van Gaal is convinced that Pedro will turn Manchester United into title contender, as the Spaniard would add pace and creativity to United’s options up-front.

With Angel Di Maria close to completing a switch to PSG, United are reportedly closing in on the Barcelona striker, as the United manager looks to bolster the options at his disposal in the final third of the pitch.

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Aug 02 2015

Keane: “United have gone away from their tradition”

Tag: Manchester United News @ 10:49 am

CHThSElWIAACMm1Roy Keane has claimed that Manchester United have returned to the approach they adopted in the late 1980s, which is not guaranteed to bring them any silverware this season.

The former United captain said Louis Van Gaal was playing a dangerous game by signing a host of players in the hope of them gelling together, adding United were unlikely to mount a serious title challenge this season.

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Aug 02 2015

Van Gaal wants De Gea sold

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 9:26 am

293450b2-7152-46e4-8fa4-1e0ddc44255f-2060x1236Louis Van Gaal has told Manchester United to sell David De Gea before the end of the transfer window, as the Dutchman looks to put an end to the transfer saga.

The Spaniard has been a long-time target for Real Madrid but United have refused to sell him, even though De Gea has only 12 months left on his current deal and has made clear he’s not interested in signing a new contract at Old Trafford.

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Aug 02 2015

Van Gaal admits Di Maria mistake

Liverpool-v-Manchester-United-Premier-LeagueLouis Van Gaal has reportedly admitted that signing Angel Di Maria was a mistake and his decision to allow the Argentine to join PSG is motivated by a desire to cut his losses.

The former Real Madrid man joined United for a club record fee of £59.7m last summer but, after starting the season in thrilling fashion, cut an increasingly frustrated and disinterested figure as the season progressed.

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Aug 01 2015

[Pictures] Here’s United’s new kit

Tag: Manchester United News @ 11:17 am

Manchester United unveiled their new kit for the upcoming season at midnight last night. It is the first Adidas-produced kit United will wear for over two decades, as the German manufacturer has replaced Nike as United’s technical sponsor after signing a 10-year deal worth £750m.

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Jul 30 2015

United and PSG agree deal for Di Maria

Tag: Transfer Stories @ 2:07 pm

4599879Manchester United and PSG have reached an agreement over the transfer of Angel Di Maria to the French capital, according to Sky Sports’ Spanish football expert Guillem Balague.

The Argentine did not join up with the United squad in San Jose for the last leg of their US tour, after he was given an extended break following his involvement in the Copa America with Argentina and PSG manager Laurent Blanc suggested a deal was ‘very close’.

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Jul 30 2015

Di Maria has gone AWOL, admits Van Gaal

Tag: Manchester United News @ 9:33 am

4599879Louis Van Gaal has admitted he “does not know” where Angel Di Maria is and has refused to get drawn on speculations that the Argentine winger could be heading to PSG this summer.

Speaking after United’s 2-0 defeat in a friendly against the Ligue 1 champions, the Dutchman said he was not aware of any deal to bring the club’s record signing to the French capital, even though PSG’s manager Laurent Blanc claimed an agreement was “close”.

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