Jun 15 2015

RVP not worried about future

Tag: Manchester United News @ 7:11 pm

robin-van-persie-manchester-united-515062Robin Van Persie has insisted he is not concerned by his future at Manchester United and said he’s determined to prove he remains at the top of his game.

The Dutchman, who scored just 10 Premier League goals last season, has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford this summer, but said he remained calm despite the speculation surrounding him.

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Jun 15 2015

United ‘very close’ to sign striker

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 11:06 am

mario-mandzukicMario Mandzukic is “very close” to join Manchester United this summer, according to former AC Milan and Croatia midfielder Milan Rapaic.

The Atletico Madrid man has become the latest of a number of strikers linked with a move to Old Trafford, as Louis Van Gaal looks to bolster his attacking options after a campaign during which his side struggled in front of goal.

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Jun 15 2015

Five keepers who could replace De Gea

Tag: Manchester United,Opinion Piece @ 8:30 am

Man Utd want Benzema in exchange for De Gea – report-media-1With David De Gea edging closer to a move to Real Madrid with each passing day, it’s almost guaranteed that Manchester United will begin next season with a new goalkeeper but who will replace the Spaniard?

De Gea was named United’s player of the season in the last two campaigns and has emerged as arguably the best goalkeeper in the world, which leaves Louis Van Gaal in a delicate situation as he seeks to avoid a repeat of the scenario that followed Peter Schmeichel’s departure.

United need to replace De Gea with the right goalkeeper and here’s five candidates for the position.

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Jun 14 2015

United identify De Gea replacement

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 11:34 am

jaspercillessen_152lhnyg9g53d1gceui7yik2l7Manchester United have made Ajax goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen their number one target to replace the departing David De Gea.

According to the Mirror, United’s goalkeeping coach Frank Hoek was instructed to draw up a short0list of possible replacements and the Dutchman has been identified as the man to replace De Gea.

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Jun 14 2015

Why United must buy with an eye to the future

Neville: Premier League surprised Van Gaal-media-3With the transfer window set to open in just over two weeks, United fans are filled with a strange mixture of feelings, from sheer optimism to an hard-to-dislodge sense of urgency.

After an appalling  2013-14 campaign, the Reds endured an up and down season which saw them finish in fourth place and qualify for a Champions league playoff spot.

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Jun 12 2015

United complete Depay signing

Tag: General Football @ 3:14 pm

Manchester United have completed the signing of Memphis Depay from PSV Eindhoven. The Dutchman has signed a four-year deal with the option for a further 12 months.

“To play for the biggest club in the world and work with the best manager is a dream come true,” United’s new signing said upon being introduced to the press by Louis Van Gaal.


Jun 12 2015

United “agree fee” for Brazilian midfielder

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 9:13 am

firminoManchester United have reached an agreement to sign Hoffenheim midfielder Roberto Firmino, according to reports

The Brazilian midfielder was surprisingly linked with a move to Old Trafford on Thursday afternoon and things looked to have moved on since, with the 23-year-old, who is part of Brazil’s Copa America squad reportedly set to join Louis Van Gaal’s side for approximately £13m.

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Jun 10 2015

Lazio rule out RVP move

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 1:51 pm

Manchester+United+v+Chelsea+Premier+League+QShMn7Uk2ozlRobin Van Persie will not join Lazio this season, the Serie A outfit’s sporting director said on Wednesday, dismissing rumours that wanted the Dutchman close to a move to the Italian capital.

Earlier this month, Van Persie, who has struggled for form last season, claimed that he wanted to play regularly next season, hinting that his future might lie away from Old Trafford.

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