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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,...

Manchester United ‘refusing to pay more than £60m for Philippe Coutinho’

Manchester United are reportedly refusing to pay more than £60m for Philippe Coutinho this summer – less than half the sum Barcelona bought him for in January 2018. Manchester United are unwilling to pay more than €70m (£61m) to sign Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona this summer, according to reports. Coutinho’s future at Camp Nou has come under scrutiny in recent months following an underwhelming first season-and-a-half at Barcelona since his big-money move from Liverpool in January 2018. The Brazilian has fallen behind Ousmane Dembele and sometimes Malcom in the pecking order under Ernesto Valverde, starting just 19 La Liga games this season. Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester United have been heavily linked with a move for Coutinho, but Don Balon reports that they will only p...

Atletico Madrid enter race for Tottenham Hotspur full-back Kieran Trippier?

Atletico Madrid reportedly join Manchester United and Napoli in the race to sign England full-back Kieran Trippier from Tottenham Hotspur this summer. Atletico Madrid have reportedly entered the race to sign Tottenham Hotspur full-back Kieran Trippier this summer. Trippier’s future in North London has come into question recently following reports that Mauricio Pochettino is planning an overhaul of his squad which could see him bring in two new full-backs. Napoli, Manchester United and Everton have all been linked with the England international, and the Daily Mail reports that Atletico are now also considering an approach. Napoli’s initial enquiry of around £15m plus add-ons is understood to be far below Tottenham’s valuation, and Atletico reportedly have a similar figure ...

Tottenham Hotspur forced to sell Christian Eriksen to ease stadium debts?

Tottenham Hotspur could reportedly consider cashing in on Christian Eriksen this summer in order to help ease the debts accrued by their new stadium. Tottenham Hotspur could consider selling Christian Eriksen this summer in order to ease the debt caused by their new stadium, according to a report. Spurs belatedly moved into their new £1bn home earlier this month and are on a five-year financing agreement with the bank in order to repay almost £650m. The spiralling cost of the stadium saw their debts come in at almost £250m more than initially planned, and Diario AS reports that Daniel Levy may look to raise some of those funds by selling players. Eriksen has been heavily linked with a move to Real Madrid this summer and Levy is aware that cashing in on the Danish playmaker would allow him ...

Michael Keane: Everton “deserve a lot of credit” for United mauling

The Toffees were 4-0 winners over Manchester United at Goodison Park on Sunday. Michael Keane hopes Everton get the credit they deserve for their stunning defeat of Manchester United on Sunday. Most of the headlines following a remarkable game at Goodison Park have been about United’s dismal performance in a humiliating 4-0 loss for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side. But Everton were outstanding in all departments and defender Keane, a former United youth player, hopes that is not forgotten. Michael Keane believes Everton deserve plenty of credit (Adam Davy/PA) The centre-back said: “That is the way it is – Manchester United are a club that if they are not doing well get all the headlines. It is one of those things they have to deal with. “But we deserve a lot of credit. ...

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