Ander Herrera

Manchester United ‘told to pay £90m for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic’

Manchester United are reportedly told that it will take a bid of £90m to prise Sergej Milinkovic-Savic away from Lazio this summer. Sergej Milinkovic-Savic‘s proposed move to Manchester United is reportedly on hold after Lazio placed a £90m valuation on the Serbian midfielder. With Ander Herrera joining Paris Saint-Germain and Paul Pogba seeking for a move elsewhere, United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking for fresh faces in midfield and has identified Milinkovic-Savic as a possible target. A report on Sky Italia claims that talks have been ongoing between the two clubs, with the Red Devils placing an offer of £72m. However, The Mirror reports that the 24-year-old has been given a £90m valuation by Lazio to price United out of a move after they initially declared their interes...

Manchester United ‘draw up £100k-a-week Bruno Fernandes contract’

Manchester United are reportedly willing to splash £100k a week to land Sporting Lisbon ace Bruno Fernandes this summer – whether Paul Pogba leaves or not. Manchester United are reportedly willing to pay Sporting Lisbon ace Bruno Fernandes more than £100,000 a week. With Ander Herrera having departed Old Trafford and the possibility of Paul Pogba also leaving, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is desperate to sign another midfielder. The Red Devils are understood to be lining up a £50m bid for Fernandes, which is still £20m short of Sporting’s £70m valuation. However, The Mirror reports that United have drawn up a contract worth £5.5m per year for the Portuguese ace in an effort to entice him to the club. Fernandes scored 32 goals in 53 appearances for Sporting in the last campaign, and lin...

Preview: Manchester United vs. Perth Glory – prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews the pre-season friendly between Manchester United and Perth Glory in Australia, including team news and predicted lineups. Manchester United take on Perth Glory at the Optus Stadium on Saturday afternoon in the first of their pre-season friendlies. The Red Devils endured a difficult 2018-19 campaign and will be hoping for far better this time around, starting with a positive result in Australia this weekend. Manchester United © Reuters Picking up from where they left off last season, Man United already seem to be the media’s crisis club of choice. Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku have both travelled with the squad for their tour Down Under, despite both having admitted that they would like to play their football away from Old Trafford next season. Contract negotiatio...

Manchester United preparing £67m Sergej Milinkovic-Savic bid?

Manchester United are reportedly lining up a bid worth £67m to sign Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic this summer. Manchester United are reportedly preparing a bid worth £67m for Lazio‘s Sergej Milinkovic-Savic as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer turns his attention towards bolstering the squad’s midfield options. The club has already secured the signatures of winger Daniel James and full-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka this summer. Solskjaer is now targeting new additions in midfield following the departures of Marouane Fellaini and Ander Herrera this year. According to Gazzetta dello Sport, United will launch a bid of £67m for Milinkovic-Savic, but it is claimed that Lazio are holding out for a sum of £107m for a player they deem indispensable. United were strongly linked with the Serbia i...

Manchester United ‘make Mario Lemina contact’

Manchester United are reportedly one of a number of clubs who have expressed an interest in Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina. Manchester United have reportedly identified Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina as a potential summer signing. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is keen to strengthen in the centre of the pitch due to the departure of Ander Herrera and potential exit of Paul Pogba. Newcastle United’s Sean Longstaff has been linked with a switch to Old Trafford, although it appears that the academy graduate is not the only player being considered by Solskjaer. According to the Daily Mail, United are contemplating whether to make an official approach for Lemina, who will be allowed to leave St Mary’s ahead of the new Premier League. The 25-year-old has made a total of 52 appearance...

Manchester United ‘want at least three more new players’

Manchester United are reportedly after a new defender, central midfielder and an attacking player before the transfer window closes in a month’s time. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is reportedly after at least three more new players to bolster his Manchester United squad ahead of the new season. The Red Devils have already splashed out around £60m this summer to sign Daniel James from Swansea City and Aaron Wan-Bissaka from Crystal Palace. Ander Herrera and Antonio Valencia have both departed the club as free agents, however, and there are still question marks over the futures of Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku and David de Gea. According to The Sun, Solskjaer plans to sign a defender, central midfielder and an attacking player before the window closes in exactly a month’s time, regardless of...

Ander Herrera blames Manchester United board for Old Trafford exit

Former Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera accuses the club’s board of acting too late in their attempts to keep him at the club last season. Ander Herrera has claimed that Manchester United vice-chairman Ed Woodward and the Old Trafford board forced his move to Paris Saint-Germain by being ponderous to resolve “differences” with the midfielder. United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was keen to keep the Spaniard at Old Trafford and had encouraged the club’s hierarchy to ensure that Herrera’s contract was not allowed to run down at the end of the 2018-19 season. The 29-year-old, who made 189 appearances in five years and won United’s player of the year award in 2017, had also been vocal in his desire to stay at a club where he felt a special bond with R...

Bruno Fernandes ‘desperate to join Manchester United’

Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes is reportedly ‘desperate’ to join Manchester United and expects the transfer to be completed this summer. Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes is reportedly ‘desperate’ to complete a move to Manchester United this summer and expects the deal to be completed before the transfer window shuts. The 24-year-old scored a remarkable 32 goals from midfield over the 2018-19 campaign and played an important role in Portugal’s victory in the UEFA Nations League last month. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has targeted Fernandes this window as the United boss seeks to reinforce his midfield options following the departures of Marouane Fellaini and Ander Herrera. According to Correio da Manha, Fernandes has his heart set on completing a...

Ander Herrera joins Paris Saint-Germain following Manchester United exit

Herrera has signed a five-year deal at the Parc des Princes. Ander Herrera has signed a five-year contract with Paris St Germain following his departure from Manchester United. The Spanish midfielder, 29, was a free agent after calling time on his five-year spell with United. Herrera told psg.fr: “Paris St Germain are the greatest club in France. They keep on improving and compete to win every possible title. I was looking forward to coming to Paris and wearing the colours. 🆕🎮⚽️ @EASPORTSFIFA Now the game can begin! 😏🔥 🔴🔵 #ICICESTPARIS pic.twitter.com/a2JqcdIizQ — Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_English) July 4, 2019 “I hope to continue making history with the club – joining is an amazing feeling. I also love the city. Paris is the most beautiful city in the world. “I promise t...

Manchester United ‘very interested in Giovani Lo Celso’

Manchester United reportedly remain ‘very interested’ in Real Betis midfielder Giovani Lo Celso, who has also been heavily linked with a move to Tottenham Hotspur. Manchester United remain ‘very interested’ in signing Giovani Lo Celso from Real Betis this summer, according to a report. United have been linked with the Argentina international throughout the current transfer window, although Premier League rivals Tottenham Hotspur were understood to be leading the race for his signature. However, Marca reports that Lo Celso remains firmly on the list of potential targets for the 20-time champions as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer looks to bolster his midfield options. Sporting Lisbon’s Bruno Fernandes and Newcastle United’s Sean Longstaff have both been linked with ...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ‘tells Manchester United to sign Sean Longstaff’

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reportedly encourages club officials to press on with their attempts to sign Newcastle United midfielder Sean Longstaff. Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has reportedly encouraged Ed Woodward to up the club’s interest in Newcastle United midfielder Sean Longstaff. After completing the signings of Daniel James and Aaron Wan-Bissaka, United are now attempting to add a new central midfielder to their ranks as a result of Ander Herrera‘s departure and the potential exit of Paul Pogba. The North-West giants have been linked with Longstaff for a number of weeks, after the Englishman made a positive impression in his debut campaign at St James’ Park. According to the Daily Star, Solskjaer has instructed Woodward to seal a de...

Out-of-contract Premier League XI – Sports Mole

A number of high-profile names are free agents this summer, but what is the best XI which can be selected from players who are leaving Premier League clubs? The summer transfer window is yet to hot up, but Premier League clubs are expected to spend record amounts of money on new players over the next six weeks. However, that is not to say that it will not be possible to pick out some bargains as a result of a number of high-profile names becoming free agents on July 1. Many players around the world will currently be entertaining each and every contract offer which they receive from interested clubs, but there are some stars who can afford to bide their time and wait for the terms which suit them. Here, Sports Mole have put together a team of Premier League players who are all expected to m...

Skip to toolbar