Oct 06 2014

Falcao keen to extend United stay

Tag: Manchester United News @ 9:11 am

Radamel-Falcao (1)Radamel Falcao opened his tally for Manchester United as he netted the winner against Everton on Sunday and the Colombian said he’s eager to extend his stay at Old Trafford beyond his loan spell.

United’s number nine has been linked with a permanent move to the club next summer ever since he joined on loan from Monaco on transfer deadline day, as reports suggesting United had signed on loan purely to circumnavigate a potential issue related to Financial Fair Play began to emerge.

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Oct 02 2014

United handed boost in midfielder’s pursuit

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 9:02 am

Kevin-Strootman-Manchester-United-517596Manchester United’s pursuit of Kevin Strootman has received an unexpected boost, after Roma manager Rudi Garcia admitted he wouldn’t have the final say on the Dutchman’s future in the event of an offer.

Garcia has repeatedly ruled the possibility of selling the Dutchman, who impressed in his first campaign in Serie A before suffering an anterior cruciate ligament which forced him to miss the World Cup, stating that the Giallorossi had no intention of parting way with the former PSV midfielder.

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Sep 30 2014

United back in action abroad!

Tag: Manchester United News @ 10:04 am

1a041512-cb29-4a55-8499-6b6931dba64a-620x425After their spending spree this summer, Manchester United have assembled so much attacking talent that the comparison with the Harlem Globetrotters has been almost impossible to escape.

United, however, could move a step closer to the famous American basketball outfit if plans to play lucrative overseas friendlies during the course of the season is to go ahead.

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Sep 30 2014

United heading in the right direction

Tag: Manchester United News @ 8:34 am

Manchester-United-Training-and-Press-ConferenceRobin Van Persie believes Manchester United are on the right track under Louis Van Gaal and they will soon step up a couple notches, once the injured players return and the squad is completely familiar with the new manager’s methods.

Despite having nine players sidelined, with Ander Herrera a doubt ahead of Sunday after having been withdrawn on Saturday, United bounced back from a shambolic 5-3 defeat at Leicester to win 2-1 against West Ham over the weekend, their second consecutive win at home and one Van Persie believes is a sign of more things to come.

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Sep 29 2014

Rooney’s apology

Tag: Manchester United News @ 9:24 am

Manchester-United-v-West-Ham-United-Premier-LeagueWayne Rooney has apologised for getting sent off against West Ham on Saturday, a red card which means he will now miss games against Everton, West Bromwich Albion and Chelsea, though he’ll be back in time for United’s first derby of the season, away to City on November 2.

Showing a remarkable lack of leadership, the United captain lashed out petulantly at Stewart Downing and was rightly sent off, though he has since admitted his was an error of judgment and accepted Lee Mason made the right choice by sending him off.

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Sep 29 2014

Premier League trio target United misfit

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 9:09 am

Ashley-Young-in-action-for-Manchester-United-516361Ashley Young is a target for Aston Villa, Sunderland and Southampton, according to the Daily Express. Young has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford for some time and the report suggests the three Premier League clubs are all interested in the services of the 29-year-old.

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Sep 28 2014

Rooney: “Van Gaal is incredible”

Tag: Manchester United News @ 3:38 pm

Manchester-United-Training-Session (1)Wayne Rooney has described Louis Van Gaal as “incredible” and has insisted Manchester United will get it right soon as they aim to bounce back from a shaky start to the season.

United have won only twice of their opening six Premier League games, losing at home against Swansea on the opening weekend of the season and relinquishing a 3-1 lead at Leicester last week, but Rooney, who was sent off against West Ham on Saturday, said that Van Gaal has generated a feel good factor in the dressing room and the players are right behind him.

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Sep 28 2014

Five things we’ve learnt from United vs West Ham

Tag: Match Reports,Opinion Piece @ 10:27 am

Rooney-2Having conjured to spectacularly self-implode against Leicester a week ago, United were back to winning ways against West Ham on Saturday, registering their second consecutive home win and, crucially, conceding just once.

What looked to be a fairly routine win after 20 minutes, however, turned out be anything but as United made things complicated for themselves yet again. Here’s five things we have learnt from Saturday.

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