During the entirety of the last summer transfer window, a host of players were linked to Manchester United after several reports emerged that the club were in need of replacements for underperforming members of the squad and to also add up squad numbers. Both the ones that the club genuinely had interest to sign and the ones that were never in the picture were all touted as potential transfer targets but, in the end, some of those players were never mentioned anymore.
One of the players that were strongly linked to the Red Devils is Dayot Upamecano. The defender plays for German Bundesliga outfit RB Leipzig and has also attracted interest from a lot of top clubs across Europe both in Germany, France, and England. Leipzig’s local rivals Bayern Munich recently joined the likes of Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea in what is squaring up to be a hot chase for the French defender. Continue reading “REPORTS: UNITED NO LONGER INTERESTED IN UPAMECANO”
Manchester United players Anthony Martial and Eric Bailly are fit to face Arsenal according to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The Manchester United boss gave an update on the status of the two players during his pre-match press conference ahead of the Arsenal match billed for the Emirates Stadium this weekend. Eric Bailly and Anthony Martial were doubts for the game but they have now been declared fit by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
According to him, the two players have trained ahead of the game and that they would be part of the matchday squad for the Arsenal game. Anthony Martial featured in the last league game at home to Sheffield United but picked up a knock in the course of the game which ended in a shocking 2-1 defeat. Ivorian international Eric Bailly missed the Sheffield United game because of a slight injury and he’s fit to face the Gunners as confirmed by his manager. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was asked about the Sheffield United defeat during his press conference. According to him, the game was just a blip and that things would go back to normal startingfrom the Arsenal game.
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Burnley are sweating over the fitness of three important players ahead of the visit of Manchester United in the Premier League tomorrow. The Clarets were initially scheduled to host Manchester United in the opening week of this Premier League season but the match could not hold after Manchester United an extra rest due to their European exertions at the end of the last campaign. Ahead of the game on Tuesday night, Burnley boss Sean Dyche has given an update on the state of his players. According to him, three players are doubtful for the Premier League encounter with the Red Devils.
Sean Dyche told journalists in his pre-match press conference on Monday ahead of the game that the trio of left-back Charlie Taylor, left winger Dwight McNeil and striker Jay Rodriguez are touch and go for the game. First choice Burnley shot stopper Nick Pope is however fit for the game despite turning his ankle in training on Friday. The injury forced him to miss the FA Cup win over MK Dons at the weekend but he’s back to take his place in the Burnley goal for the Red Devils clash as confirmed by Sean Dyche earlier today. Pope was an unused substitute against MK Dons as Burnley needed penalties to win the game and progress into the fourth round.
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Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford was responsible for the only goal of the game as the Red Devils secured a slender victory over Wolves at home in a week 16 clash. In the match that took place at the Theatre of Dreams on Tuesday night, England international Rashfordscored in added time to hand his team the three points at stake thereby boosting their bid for a Premier League title for the first time in almost a decade. Marcus Rashford spoke to reporters after the game as he revealed the tactics that won the game for Manchester United.
In his post-match interview, Marcus Rashford disclosed how he capitalised on the fitness problems of Wolves defender Rayan Ait-Nouri to score the winning goal of the match three minutes into added time. According to him, he noticed that Wolves left wing back Rayan Ait-Nouri was struggling to stay fit for the final minutes of the game and he made it his business to exploit the situation. Marcus Rashford got in behind Ait-Nouri from a Bruno Fernandes pass before unleashing a shot that deflected off Wolves centre back RomainSaiss and into the back of the net for the lone goal in the match.
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Following a mixed start to the current campaign, fans have started calling for the head of head coach Olé Gunnar Solskjær and expect him to face the axe. United fell to a 3-2 defeat away in Germany at RB Leipzig – a result that condemned them to an exit from the Champions League and into the Europa League.
United headed to Germany knowing fully well that even a draw was enough to see them through to the last 16 of the Champions League but ended up crashing out of the competition and dropping to Europe’s second tier of club competitions. Continue reading “TOP 3 POSSIBLE SOLKSJÆR SUCCESSORS AT UNITED”
Everton legend Leon Osman has told the players that the club will need to step up if they want to achieve a top four spot in the Premier League and seal Champions League qualification at the end of the season.
The ex-Toffees midfielder was reacting to the disappointing defeat to Manchester United at the weekend.
Everton were beaten 3-1 at home by the Red Devils to condemn them to a third successive league defeat. In addition, the Merseyside giants are winless in the last four Premier League games.
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Manchester United is one of the greatest names among the best cubs in the world of football. This English club has achieved lots of honors and has won lots of trophies since it has been founded. This club recruits the best players in the world and nurtures them to be the stars of the game. The latest feather in its crown has been added as the Queen has honored Marcus Rashford as a member of the Order of the British Empire. This is a special honor given to him on the occasion of the Queen’s Birthday. This proposal was approved by the British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. This is the award that someone gets for the extraordinary contribution to any field including sports too.
Though it is a personal honor to the Man UTD striker, it also has added a feather to the club’s crown. After the foundation of the club in 1878, there are very few players who have achieved this honor. The former name of this club was Newton Heath LYR F.C. But then in 1902, the club was renamed as Manchester United. Their home venue is Old Trafford and in the current season, they are in the third position of the English Premier League. The players of this club are called the Red Devils as the color of the home jersey is bright red.
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