Three-time European champions Manchester United have moved out of the Premier League relegation zone following the win at home to Liverpool at the start of this week. The English duo of Jadon Sancho and Marcus Rashford were on target for Manchester United in a 2-1 victory over Liverpool thereby propelling the Red Devils to move out of the bottom three (relegation zone) on the Premier League table.
CHELSEA RIVAL MANCHESTER UNITED IN BENJAMIN SESKO PURSUIT THIS SUMMER
According to Media Foot, Chelsea have entered the race to sign Red Bull Salzburg striker Benjamin Sesko, who is also a transfer target for the Blues’ arch-rivals Manchester United this summer. Sesko joined Salzburg from Slovenian outfit NK Domzale in the summer of 2019, but spent his first couple of seasons in Austria largely playing for FC Liefering, who operate as Salzburg’s reserve side. The 19-year-old made his senior debut for the Austrian giants last year and has since gone onto feature 38 times in all competitions, scoring 12 goals and setting up eight more.
Sesko has made a sprightly start to the 2022/23 campaign in Austria, already bagging a couple of goals and an assist in two matches in all competitions. While he is still at the nascent stages of his career, the teenage sensation has attracted a lot of eyeballs due to his potential and promise, with the striker even dubbed the new ‘Erling Haaland’ in some corners. Continue reading “CHELSEA RIVAL MANCHESTER UNITED IN BENJAMIN SESKO PURSUIT THIS SUMMER”
REPORT: ATLETICO MADRID REJECT CHANCE TO SIGN CRISTIANO RONALDO
A recent report from COPE has revealed that Jorge Mendes, the agent of Cristiano Ronaldo, had held a meeting with Miguel Angel Gil Marin, the Atletico Madrid CEO, at the start of July. The Portuguese super-agent had offered Atleti the chance to sign the Manchester United attacker ahead of the new season. Mendes stressed that the attacker’s hefty wages should not be a problem as the player is willing to lower his demands. His main issue is from a sporting perspective and not from an economic perspective, as the Manchester United forward is keen on playing in the UEFA Champions League next season.
Ronaldo’s current club Manchester United have appeared as an undesirable option for the attacker after the club missed out on a top-four finish last season. It means the Red Devils are set to participate in the UEFA Europa League in the upcoming 2022/23 campaign, which has forced the attacker to consider an exit as soon as possible. Continue reading ” REPORT: ATLETICO MADRID REJECT CHANCE TO SIGN CRISTIANO RONALDO”
UNITED HAVE DOUBTS OVER MARTINEZ
Manchester United have serious doubts over the signing of Ajax Amsterdam defender Lisandro Martinez who has emerged as their transfer target this summer. This is according to English journalist David Ornstein who writes for The Athletic. He confirmed the interest of Manchester United in signing Argentine international Martinez before adding that club officials are apprehensive about the deal due to his physical requirements.
REAL BETIS AND SEVILLA VYING FOR JUAN MATA SIGNATURE
La Liga sides Real Betis and Sevilla are reportedly in the race to sign Juan Mata on a free transfer from Manchester United. According to Mundo Deportivo, Juan Mata has multiple clubs lining up for his signature as his contract with Manchester United runs down later this month. La Liga giants Real Betis and Sevilla are said to be among clubs vying for Mata’s signature.
ERIK TEN HAG IS DOING THE RIGHT THINGS TO IMPRESS MAN UTD SQUAD
Man Utd are in need of fresh inspiration and Erik ten Hag has made a very positive start as the club’s next manager. Erik ten Hag has made a proactive start to the job of rebuilding United If the Manchester United players have been on the metaphorical beach for weeks now, then Erik ten Hag had the chance to be on a very physical beach this week. A long, warm, golden beach. The 52-year-old signed off from Amsterdam with a third Eredivisie title and a farewell befitting a manager who has restored the glory days to Ajax.
He took charge of his final game last Sunday but was under contract until the end of next month and could have overseen their post-season trip to the Caribbean island of Curaçao. Instead, Ten Hag passed on the sunshine and opted for a few days in Holland working remotely on his plans for United, before flying in to London on Wednesday. Continue reading ” ERIK TEN HAG IS DOING THE RIGHT THINGS TO IMPRESS MAN UTD SQUAD”
PALACE EYEING WAN-BISSAKA RETURN
Crystal Palace are reportedly keen to re-sign English right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka from Manchester United. This is according to the report from The Athletic which stated that Crystal Palace want to sign the player who would be allowed to leave Manchester United when the summer’s transfer window reopens this summer.
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