Ander Herrera

Manchester United fans vote for Alexis Sanchez, Paul Pogba to leave Old Trafford

Sports Mole’s poll reveals that 95% of Manchester United fans want Alexis Sanchez to leave the club this summer, while a majority also want Paul Pogba out of Old Trafford. Manchester United‘s dismal 2018-19 campaign came to a fitting end when they were beaten at home by relegated Cardiff City on the final day of the campaign, by which point many fans were already looking ahead to a summer of change. The club’s previously bar-setting standards were not met on or off the field, leading to calls for a major summer overhaul which could involve allowing a number of high-profile players to leave the club. Ander Herrera and Antonio Valencia have already announced that they are on their way out of Old Trafford, while the futures of a host of other players – from David de Ge...

Manchester United ‘in talks with Mexico midfielder Carlos Rodriguez’

Manchester United reportedly hold discussions with the agent of Monterrey midfielder Carlos Rodriguez. Manchester United are reportedly attempting to sign Monterrey midfielder Carlos Rodriguez. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will make significant changes to his first-team squad during the next transfer window, and the Norwegian is looking to strengthen in a number of areas. United have already confirmed that Ander Herrera will leave Old Trafford this summer, and Los Pleyers suggests that the Premier League giants consider Rodriguez to be a potential replacement. The report claims that club officials were present to watch Rodriguez Monterrey play against Necaxa on Monday night, with talks later being held with the player’s representative. Rodriguez – who recently earned his first cap for ...

Report: Juan Mata holds talks with Manchester United chief Ed Woodward

Juan Mata reportedly held talks with Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward over his future following Sunday’s defeat to Cardiff City. Manchester United have reportedly not yet ruled out the prospect of Juan Mata staying at Old Trafford for another season. The Spanish midfielder is out of contract next month and has been linked with the likes of Barcelona and Juventus in recent weeks. Mata failed to agree terms of a new deal with the Red Devils but, according to The Mirror, the 31-year-old is reluctant to walk away this summer. United’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward is rumoured to have intervened by calling Mata into his office following Sunday’s 2-0 loss to Cardiff City on the final day of the Premier League season. The 31-year-old is expected to mak...

Ander Herrera: “I really believe in Ole”

Departing midfielder Ander Herrera believes Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has a “tough job” ahead of him but has backed the Norwegian to thrive at the club. United concluded a difficult Premier League campaign with a 2-0 defeat at home to relegated Cardiff, leaving them sixth in the Premier League as they finished 32 points behind champions Manchester City. Solskjaer admitted there will be no quick fixes as they attempt to bridge the chasm, though Herrera has faith in the former striker and his coaching staff. Herrera is leaving United after five years at the club (Martin Rickett/PA) However, Herrera, who announced at the weekend he will leave Old Trafford when his contract expires in the summer, pleaded with the club’s fans – and he now counts himself as...

Manchester United ‘keen to sign Idrissa Gueye’

Manchester United want to sign Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye this summer, according to a report. Manchester United will reportedly target Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye in this summer’s transfer window. Ander Herrera confirmed on Saturday that he would be leaving the Red Devils on a free transfer at the end of the season, while Paul Pogba continues to be linked with a move away from the club. The Red Devils also did not replace Marouane Fellaini in January, meaning that the English giants are expected to sign at least one central midfielder ahead of the 2019-20 campaign. Gueye was strongly linked with a move to Paris Saint-Germain during the January transfer window, but according to the Daily Mail, United are also ‘circling’ with a £40m bid expected to arrive. The sa...

Ander Herrera announces Manchester United exit amid PSG links

Herrera joined United from Athletic Bilbao in 2014. Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has confirmed his expected departure from the club. The 29-year-old’s deal expires at the end of the season and he is believed to have committed to Paris St Germain over another option. There had been no official word until Saturday, though, when Herrera posted a goodbye message to United’s fans via the club’s official Twitter account. A goodbye message from @AnderHerrera. 🔴 #MUFC pic.twitter.com/z56bmBwXa9 — Manchester United (@ManUtd) May 11, 2019 “There is red in my heart, I knew it from the first time I played here and in the moment I started to wear it,” Herrera said. “A club with thousands of fans who respect and remember all the players who give everything. I felt special when I heard my n...

Preview: Manchester United vs. Cardiff City – prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Sunday’s Premier League encounter between Manchester United and Cardiff City. Manchester United host Cardiff City in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon looking to end a relatively disappointing campaign having returned to winning ways. Cardiff City make the trip to Old Trafford knowing that they will finish in 18th position, but the Bluebirds supporters will want to return to the Championship having earned a positive result against their former boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Manchester United © Reuters Solskjaer has endured a wide range of emotions since first replacing Jose Mourinho at the end of 2018, and the Norwegian will probably be pleased to see the back of this season. Everyone at the club will be disappo...

Ander Herrera ‘agrees Paris Saint-Germain deal’

Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera agrees a three-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain, according to a report. Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has reportedly agreed a three-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain. Herrera’s future has been the subject of much speculation over the last few months, with the Spaniard seeing his United deal expire at the end of the 2018-19 campaign. PSG have been strongly linked with the midfielder in recent weeks, and according to The Mirror, Herrera has ‘now shaken hands’ on a three-year deal which will earn him £160,000 a week. The 29-year-old moved to Old Trafford from Athletic Bilbao in 2014. In all, he has made 189 appearances for the Red Devils, helping them win one FA Cup, one EFL Cup and one Europa League crown. J...

Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera agrees deal with Paris Saint-Germain?

Paris Saint-Germain reportedly agree a deal to sign Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera on a free transfer. Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly won the race to sign Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera. The Spain international has less than three months remaining on his contract, and United have failed to agree fresh terms with the 29-year-old. PSG have long been considered frontrunners for Herrera, but there has recently been a claim that the French giants were struggling to get a deal over the line. However, according to RMC, Herrera has made the decision to move to France on a free transfer at the end of the season. The report suggests that the two parties are yet to reach common ground regarding the length of Herrera’s contract, but it is not expected to hinder the c...

Combined XI: Manchester United vs. Chelsea

Sports Mole selects its strongest combined XI from the squads of Manchester United and Chelsea ahead of Sunday’s top-four showdown between the two sides. Manchester United host Chelsea at Old Trafford this Sunday in what could prove to be a pivotal match in an unpredictable top-four race. Three points separate the sixth-placed hosts from their visitors in fourth, although it would take victory by four clear goals – and a defeat for Arsenal earlier in the day – for United to end the weekend in the Champions League places and have their fate back in their own hands. As things stand it is Chelsea who have control over that lucrative fourth spot – helped largely by back-to-back league defeats for both Arsenal and United – and if they can heap more misery on their ...

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

Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Sunday’s Premier League meeting between Manchester United and Chelsea. Manchester United and Chelsea face off on Sunday afternoon in what could be a pivotal match in the battle for a top-four finish. Both sides are winless in two Premier League matches, but it is the Blues who sit in a healthier position as they occupy the final Champions League qualification spot, three points better off than their opponents. Manchester United © Reuters United’s 11-match unbeaten run to kick off the Ole Gunnar Solskjaer era, 10 of those games ending in victory, now seems a long time ago. The Red Devils have badly tailed off and they are currently on their worst run of form in 57 years, having lost seven of their last nine ...

How Manchester United could line up against Chelsea

Sports Mole looks at how Manchester United could line up for Sunday’s Premier League showdown with top-four rivals Chelsea at Old Trafford. Manchester United welcome Chelsea to Old Trafford on Sunday knowing that they are running out of lives in a top-four race that no-one seems to want to win. Tottenham Hotspur, Chelsea and Arsenal have all dropped points during the run-in, but it is United’s slump which has been the most dramatic with seven defeats from their last nine games across all competitions – their worst run of form since 1962. Wednesday’s derby loss to Manchester City left them still three points adrift of fourth-placed Chelsea, and anything other than a victory this weekend over the team they are trying to catch would leave them facing the prospect of Eu...

  • 1
  • 2
  • 9
Skip to toolbar