Manchester United captain and defender Harry Maguire has revealed that the arrival of fellow defender Raphael Varane from Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid has served as a lifter in the squad. Maguire revealed in a recent interview that United are the biggest club in the world and they do need to be signing the best players across the several departments in the squad in order to be strong enough to challenge the best teams in both the Premier League and Europe. The time every Manchester United Fan was waiting for patiently finally arrived on Saturday as the club unveiled their newest player to the fans after he walked onto the Old Trafford pitch before the Leeds game.
Fans were very excited after it was announced that the Red Devils reached an agreement with Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid for the transfer of French defender Varane but waited till they lost their patience for the club to unveil him. However, since the £40 million transfer has now been made official, the player is now a full-fledged Manchester United player and he has now been passed fit to make his debut for the club this Sunday against Southampton after commencing training with his new colleagues on Monday afternoon. Continue reading “MAGUIRE: VARANE’S ARRIVAL HAS LIFTED THE SQUAD”→
The future of Phil Jones at Manchester United is in serious doubts and he could leave the Old Trafford club this summer. The England international is surplus to requirements after Manchester United agreed a deal for Frenchman Raphael Varane.
Manchester United have several central defenders in the first team including the aforementioned Jones and that didn’t stop the club from agreeing a deal with Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid to sign Varane for an initial fee of £34m plus £7m in add-ons. Continue reading “JONES ON WEST HAM UNITED RADAR”→
Merseyside giants Liverpool are considering a big money move for Inter Milan midfielder NicoloBarella according to the latest reports emanating from the Italian media. The specific report from Italian publication Tuttomercatoweb stated that the Reds are considering a €70m bid for Barella who’s also a top target for rivals Manchester United. Both Manchester United and Liverpool are in the race to sign Barella whose status as been elevated after a successful campaign for both club and country.
Manchester United target Barella was a regular in the Inter Milan XI as the Nerazzuri beat others to win the Italian Serie A title for the first time in many years. Inter had not won the league for over a decade until the barren run came to an end last season. Barella has been established as one of the midfield targets for Liverpool and he was a regular in the Italy midfield that played a big role at the Euro 2020 tournament. The Inter Milan midfielder was an important member of the Italy team that won the tournament. Continue reading “LIVERPOOL CONSIDERING €70M SWOOP FOR BARELLA”→
Three-time champions Spain are one of the favourites for the Euro 2020 tournament but they didn’t justify that tag after they were held to a goalless draw at home by a Sweden team marshalled by Manchester United defender Victor Lindelof at the back in Seville. Spain could not break down a stubborn Sweden outfit as the two teams settled for a goalless draw in their Group E encounter.
Manchester United defender Lindelof rarely put a foot wrong throughout the game as he was the more assured of the two centre backs. The Manchester United player was better than centre back partner Marcus Danielson whose defensive errorgave Alvaro Morata the opportunity to go through on goal seven minutes before the interval but the Juventus attacker could not punish him. Continue reading “SWEDEN EARN GOOD POINT AGAINST SPAIN”→
Manchester United have matched the record of both Preston North End and Arsenal after they went through the just concluded Premier League season without a single defeat on the road. The Red Devils finished the season without a single defeat away from home after their final match of the season at Wolves.
The Red Devils had been unbeaten away from home throughout the season until the Wolves game. In the end, a much changed Manchester United team was able to maintain the unbeaten run with a 2-1 victory over Wolves thereby matching the record of both Arsenal and Preston North End. Continue reading “UNITED MATCH ARSENAL, PRESTON RECORD”→
Manchester United have been handed a big boost on the injury front ahead of their Premier League clash at home to Fulham on Tuesday following the news that Welsh international Daniel James and Frenchman Anthony Martial are in contention after they both returned to training.
Winger James has not been involved in the Manchester United squad since he made the bench for the first leg clash with Italian Serie A capital club AS Roma in the Europa League semi-finals. He was an unused substitute as the Red Devils recovered from a 2-1 deficit at the halftime break to beat Roma 6-2 at home. Manchester United were able to progress into the Europa League final via an aggregate scoreline of 8-5 after losing the second leg 3-2 in Rome. Continue reading “UNITED DUO IN CONTENTION FOR FULHAM”→
Premier League giants Manchester United would have to pay £35m to sign Brighton and Hove Albion defender Ben White according to the publication from The Sun. The Red Devils are in the market for a new central defender and White is said to be at the forefront of the centre back transfer options at Old Trafford.
White, 23, had a successful loan spell at Leeds United from the Seagulls last season and the Elland Road outfit wanted to sign him permanently. He was a key player for Leeds United as they secured promotion to the Premier League after almost two decades out of the top flight. Continue reading “£35m SET FOR UNITED TARGET”→