5/2018

How Manchester United squad could look with transfer targets

A 19-year-old who has made eight senior appearances is unlikely to set the pulses racing and the name ‘Diogo Dalot’ was flatlining on Google trends until its Tuesday night spike. Now United supporters are searching him on YouTube, the football statistic databases, his Fifa 18 and Football Manager rating, as well as the latest lines on a probable move...

What Jose Mourinho has said about Marko Arnautovic

Jose Mourinho once declared Marko Arnautovic a ‘child’ – but the West Ham striker still treasures the watch he was given by his former Inter Milan manager. The pair endured a turbulent relationship during their time together in Serie A. But speculation that Arnautovic could become a shock target for Mourinho doesn’t come entirely as a surprise. The Manchester...

How much Manchester United will pay for Gareth Bale

Bale, the Wales forward, has been the subject of transfer speculation since his come and get me plea in the wake of Saturday’s Champions League final. Manchester United will pay almost £122m to sign Gareth Bale this summer, according to reports. Despite scoring twice in Real’s 3-1 defeat of Liverpool to claim his fourth European Cup in the five years...

Diogo Dalot set to become Red Devils’ first major summer signing

Manchester United are set to make Diogo Dalot their first major signing of the summer. Dalot, the Porto right-back, has only eight senior appearances to his name, but United scouts are said to have been impressed by the teenager having watched him throughout the season. He has a £17.4m release clause in his contract, though United have yet to...

Manchester United ‘submit Sergej Milinkovic-Savic bid’

Manchester United have made a club-record bid for Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, according to reports. The Metro suggests Jose Mourinho is targeting a summer move for the Serbian international. It is suggested Lazio will demand £131m for the central midfielder which United are reluctant to pay. However, it is reported United could be tempted to a move worth £96m...

Anthony Martial hilariously trolls Liverpool fan

Anthony Martial has shown just why Manchester United fans love him after he brilliantly trolled a Liverpool fan on social media. The 22-year-old showed off his funny side as he hilariously shut down a Liverpool fan gloating to him while at work. A Liverpool fan using the handle ‘@FinallyHad’ claimed he kissed the club badge when he saw the...

Manchester United stance on Anthony Martial future in transfer window

Manchester United have no intention of selling Anthony Martial this summer. The MEN understands Martial remains in manager Jose Mourinho’s plans next season and the 22-year-old has not requested to leave the club. Mourinho has told the club hierarchy to only sanction the sale of players if they demand a transfer. Martial’s future has generated intense speculation in recent...

Gareth Bale Manchester United transfer fee ‘set by Real Madrid’

Liverpool played in a Champions League final at the weekend but the Monday back pages are dominated by Manchester United thanks to Gareth Bale. Bale’s suggestion that he could leave Real Madrid will have pricked up ears among the Old Trafford suits, who have made at least three attempts to sign the Welshman over the last 11 years. ‘ZZ...

Jose Mourinho has a five man wish list

It was notable that in the same week Manchester United closed in on the signing of Fred, whispers surfaced of their unwillingness to meet the prices being quoted by Lazio for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. A valuation of £87.5m for the 23-year-old was deemed too rich for United’s blood. A clear message was being sent to the Italians – Jose Mourinho...

United fans know who they want Jose Mourinho to sign in transfer window

Manchester United fans are desperate for the club to sign Sergej Milkinkovic-Savic this summer. In a poll conducted by the MEN, over 40% of the 2,500 voters said that they want to see the Lazio man in a red shirt next term more than the likes of Fred, Alex Sandro and Toby Alderweireld. Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred, who United...