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Manchester United handed boost in Ander Herrera talks?

Manchester United are reportedly handed a boost in their efforts to keep Ander Herrera at Old Trafford. Manchester United have reportedly been provided with a boost as they look to keep Ander Herrera. The midfielder has just over two months remaining on his contract, and it has been suggested that the two parties are far apart regarding the player’s wages. Paris Saint-Germain have allegedly offered a deal to Herrera but according to Paris Team, there remains uncertainty over whether a transfer will be completed. The report claims that sporting director Antero Henrique has become ‘annoyed’ that a deal for the 29-year-old is yet to be finalised. PSG currently regard the signing of Herrera on a free transfer as a priority with a lack of fee helping their efforts to satisfy F...

Pep Guardiola hits back at Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ‘fouling’ claims

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has hit back at suggestions from his Manchester United counterpart Ole Gunnar Solskjaer that he might condone ‘tactical fouling’. The United manager said he expected City to “snap at their heels” and foul his side in Wednesday’s crunch Premier League derby at Old Trafford. Solskjaer is not the first United boss to have claimed City might strategically foul opponents high up the pitch to prevent counter-attacks, with his predecessor Jose Mourinho having mentioned it last season. Guardiola wasn’t too impressed by suggestions from Solskjaer that his side commit tactical fouls #MCFC pic.twitter.com/S2d3NoGzoN — Andy Hampson (@andyhampson) April 23, 2019 “When we win it we have got to be ready for their aggression because they will snap at your ankles an...

Manchester United identify Milinkovic-Savic, Fernandes as Pogba replacements?

Manchester United reportedly identify two potential replacements for midfielder Paul Pogba ahead of the summer transfer window. Manchester United have reportedly identified Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and Bruno Fernandes as potential replacements for Paul Pogba. Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has publicly suggested that Pogba will remain at Old Trafford for at least another season, but the Frenchamn’s contract is currently due to expire in 2021. That has resulted in speculation regarding the player’s future and according to Marca, United are putting together a shortlist of possible replacements. The report claims that bids will be made for Lazio‘s Milinkovic-Savic and Sporting Lisbon‘s Fernandes should Pogba make a big-money exit over the coming months. Milinkovic-Savic s...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ‘holds one-hour inquest into Everton defeat’

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reportedly holds an hour-long inquest into his side’s 4-0 defeat at Everton ahead of Wednesday’s derby with Man City. Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reportedly held an hour-long training ground inquest into Sunday’s heavy defeat against Everton at Goodison Park. The Red Devils slumped to their biggest defeat since October 2016 to continue their dramatic dip in form and leave themselves three points off the Champions League places with just four games of their season remaining. The first of those matches comes against local rivals Manchester City at Old Trafford on Wednesday, and the Daily Mail claims that Solskjaer used Monday to analyse what went wrong with his players ahead of the derby. United’s playe...

Manchester United want Reece James from Chelsea?

Manchester United ‘keep tabs’ on Chelsea defender Reece James, according to a report. Manchester United have reportedly been ‘keeping tabs’ on Chelsea defender Reece James. James, who came through the youth system at Chelsea, has made 42 Championship appearances for loan club Wigan Athletic during the 2018-19 campaign. Over the weekend, it was claimed that Brighton & Hove Albion had a £10m bid rejected for the 19-year-old. However, according to the Daily Mail, the Blues will also have to resist interest from United, with the Red Devils ‘continuing to track his progress’ ahead of a potential £15m bid. James signed a new four-year deal with Chelsea last summer despite the fact that he is yet to make his first-team debut for the Premier League club.

James Milner admits he will be supporting Manchester United in derby

James Milner admits he will become a Manchester United supporter for the first time as Liverpool hope for an advantage in the Premier League title race. Milner counts United’s three great rivals – Leeds, Liverpool and Manchester City – on a 17-year playing CV that has seen him rack up more than 600 senior games. But the 33-year-old midfielder will put history to one side in the Manchester derby on Wednesday when  City meet United at Old Trafford. Another big performance 💪🏻🔴🔙🔛🔝#waaarrrmmmm ☀️#dryyyyyyy 🔥#robbointhesunsecondhalf 🥵#lifeintheoldboyyet 👴🏻 pic.twitter.com/WsjcTLfhwR — James Milner (@JamesMilner) April 21, 2019 The derby is City’s game in hand on Liverpool and victory will restore their one-point lead at the top with three matches of the season remaining. “First time in my life,”...

Juventus ‘to rival Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester United for Ryan Sessegnon’

Juventus have joined Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United in the race to sign Ryan Sessegnon from Fulham, according to a report. Italian champions Juventus are reportedly in the running to sign £40m-rated wideman Ryan Sessegnon from Fulham. The 18-year-old is about to enter the final year of his contract and the Cottagers may therefore be forced to cash in during the summer transfer window. Tottenham Hotspur have been repeatedly linked with Sessegnon over the past 18 months, while Manchester United are also believed to retain an interest as they are after an energetic player for the wide areas. According to The Mirror, Juve have added their name to the English youngster’s list of suitors for similar reasons to United, having crashed out of the Champions League earlier than planned...

Manchester United team news: Injury, suspension list vs. Manchester City

Sports Mole rounds up Manchester United’s latest injury and suspension news ahead of Wednesday’s blockbuster derby with Manchester City at Old Trafford. Manchester United will be expecting a response in arguably the biggest game of the Premier League season so far when they welcome local rivals and title-chasing Manchester City to Old Trafford on Wednesday. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer‘s side were humiliated at Goodison Park on Sunday as Everton ran riot with a 4-0 drubbing, making it back-to-back defeats during which time United have shipped seven goals without scoring. Indeed, it is now six losses from their last eight outings across all competitions ahead of Wednesday’s derby, which could prove to be a pivotal contest in the top-four race as well as the title race. Here,...

David de Gea ‘frustrated with Manchester United’

David de Gea has become ‘increasingly frustrated’ with Manchester United’s refusal to meet his wage demands, according to a report. Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea is reportedly becoming ‘increasingly frustrated’ with Manchester United‘s refusal to meet his wage demands. The 28-year-old will see his contract with the Red Devils expire at the end of next season. The two parties have been locked in talks for some time, but it is understood that the stopper’s wage demands are proving problematic. The Red Devils will reportedly refuse to sell De Gea this summer, but according to The Times, the Spain international ‘is growing increasingly frustrated’ with the current situation. Real Madrid continue to be linked with a move in this summerR...

Antonio Valencia bids farewell to Manchester United?

Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia posts a farewell thank you message to the club, all but confirming that he will end his nine-year Red Devils career this summer. Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has dropped the strongest hint yet that he will leave the club at the end of the season. Valencia’s contract at Old Trafford is due to expire this summer, and manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed that there are no plans to offer the long-serving full-back an extension. The 33-year-old has suffered an injury-plagued campaign and may have already played his final game for the club, leading him to post what seems like a farewell thank you note to United. Valencia joined United in 2009 and has gone on to make almost 350 appearances for the club across all competitions, w...

Crystal Palace ‘demanding £80m for Arsenal target Wilfried Zaha’

Crystal Palace reportedly place an £80m price tag on wantaway winger Wilfried Zaha amid alleged interest from Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal. Crystal Palace have reportedly slapped an £80m price tag on the head of rumoured Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur target Wilfried Zaha. Zaha confirmed his desire to leave the Eagles in order to play Champions League football earlier today, with Palace now resigned to losing their star man. However, they will not let the 26-year-old leave on the cheap and the Daily Mail claims that Palace will only consider bids of around £75m-£80m for the Ivory Coast international. The asking price could prove problematic for both Arsenal and Spurs, who have scouted the winger intensively but are unlikely to be able to afford spending up to £80m on one player. Borussia ...

Manchester City ‘begin talks with Joao Felix agent’

Manchester City chief Txiki Begiristain reportedly meets with the agent of Benfica starlet Joao Felix to discuss a possible summer transfer for the 19-year-old attacker. Manchester City have reportedly moved to steal a march on their rivals in the race to sign highly-rated Benfica attacker Joao Felix. Felix is one of the hottest properties in European football at the moment having enjoyed a remarkable breakthrough season which has seen him score 16 goals across all competitions. The likes of Manchester United, Real Madrid and Juventus have all been linked with the 19-year-old, who has been dubbed as ‘the new Cristiano Ronaldo’. However, Goal reports that Man City may now be frontrunners to secure his signature after sporting director Txiki Begiristain met with Felix’s age...

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