Manchester United Transfer: €30m Target Heading To Real Madrid? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The Telegraph's Mark Ogden, who named Football Journalist of the Year at the Northwest Football Awards in November, wrote couple of days back that Manchester United are interested in three players and one of them is Borussia Dortmund's central midfielder Ilkay Gundogan.
On May 122013, shortly after Manchester United beat Swansea City 2-1 at Old Trafford, outgoing manager Sir Alex Ferguson addressed his home supporters and thanked them for sharing the countless memories with him at the club. United's legendary leader reminded the fans that "all the last second goals, the comebacks, and the defeats, are all part of this great football club of ours.
Éverton Ribeiro Why a move to Manchester United is unlikely, for now... is a post from: Just Football
Cruzeiro's left-footed attacking midfielder Éverton Ribeiro has impressed in the Brazilian national league this season, a key player as his team won the title several weeks before the end of the competition.
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew is hoping the pressure on Manchester United's players following their defeat to Everton will work in his favour on Saturday. The Magpies boss takes his team to Old Trafford on Saturday with the aim of overcoming the Toon's poor record at United and inflicting a second successive home defeat on the [.
Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke won't be leaving the club in January or next summer, according to his agent. The in-demand youngster is considered to be new Xavi and is wanted by the likes of Manchester United, Liverpool and Barcelona. Some media reports claimed United were closing in on a £16m deal to sign the 21-year-old [.
French youngster Paul-Georges Ntep has revealed he would like to move to Arsenal. The 21-year-old is being tracked by a host of Premier League clubs, with Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham, Aston Villa and Arsenal all reportedly scouting the Auxerre striker in his recent game against Metz.
A league debut for Latics today for Lee Nicholls who kept a clean sheet! #wafc pic.twitter.com/AcQgZmtMa2 Wigan Athletic (@LaticsOfficial) October 27, 2013 Wigan goalkeeper Lee Nicholls has been watched by both Liverpool and Manchester United in recent days, according to the Daily Mail. The reports suggest that Liverpool coach John Achterberg was sent to [.
Eight Premier League players and one recently departed homegrown star have been shortlisted for UEFA's team of the year. There are no English players on the shortlist, which makes Real Madrid's Gareth Bale the only British representative. He was a Tottenham player for most of the period in question and you might just have guessed [.
Phil Neville says he loves his Manchester United coaching role so much that he is sometimes tempted to sleep at the club's training ground. The former England international is so enthralled by his position on David Moyes' backroom team that staying at Carrington occasionally feels more enticing than going home.
Porto are ready to offer defender Eliaquim Mangala an improved contract in an effort to ward off interest from his Premier League suitors. The 22-year-old has been linked with Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City, as well as Catalan giants Barcelona. The Portuguese side are already protected by a £40m release clause in their French [.
Manchester United are set to do business with old adversary Roberto Mancini in the hope of landing Wesley Sneijder. The Daily Express cites reports in the Turkish media that claim United will offer wingers Nani and Antonio Valencia to Galatasaray, where Mancini is now in charge, to boost their chances of signing the 29-year-old Dutchman.
West Ham youngster Ravel Morrison was lucky to avoid a red card after the final whistle in this evening's defeat at Crystal Palace. The former Manchester United trainee was shown a yellow card, although it wasn't clear whether the officials had spotted him raising his hands or whether he was cautioned for dissent.
Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward believes the club's supporters might decide that they misjudged the Glazer family at some stage in the future. United's owners remain unpopular figures among fans. Although the breakaway of FC United and the lack of impact of the green and gold scarf protest has taken some of the sting [.
Arsene Wenger has rejected suggestions that Manchester United are already out of the title race. With the champions lagging behind after a sluggish start to the season, the bookmakers believe Arsenal, Chelsea or Manchester City will win the league. But Wenger is refusing to rule out a United comeback.
Manchester United manager David Moyes believes his side are still in contention for the title this season despite losing to his former club Everton last night. The champions are ninth in the Premier League, and sit 12 points behind leaders Arsenal. But Moyes insists they can still mount a comeback. Asked if United can [.
There's always something special about beating Man United at Old Trafford especially if that team is now being managed by David Moyes. If there's any team deserving of boasting rights today, it's The Toffees!
Everton's 1-0 win courtesy ofBryan Oviedo's 86th minute goal now puts Man United 14 points adrift of leaders Arsenal, who defeated Hull City 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium last night.
If last night's shambolic defeat against Everton taught us anything is that the current squad, quite plainly, isn't good enough to compete at Premier League level, now that Sir Alex Ferguson's aura can no longer be expected to paper over the cracks.
David Moyes needs to strengthen his squad, he needed to do so in the summer and failed miserably, and will need to address his team's deficiencies when the transfer window open next month if he's to ensure that United can clinch a spot in a European competition ahead of next season which, at present, looks far from being a formality.
Everton finally snapped a winless run at Old Trafford that went back 21 years, and Tim Howard played a big part in making that happen.
Howard was integral to the Toffees picking up their first road victory against Manchester United since 1992, making six saves and opening the door for Bryan Oviedo's late winner in Wednesday's 1-0 win.
Manchester United's poor domestic form hit another low on Wednesday after they lost 1-0 at home to Everton. With all the other title contenders winning, David Moyes's side find themselves 12 points behind leaders Arsenal, a lead that I don't think they can overcome. More worrying for Moyes has to be that United are five points behind Liverpool for the fourth Champions League place after Liverpool thumped Norwich 5-1.
Leighton who? Bryan Oviedo is on two goal in two games... and it looks like this one is going to be the winner against Manchester United at Old Trafford. The Costa Rican has struck four minutes from time to give Everton a late lead against former manager David Moyes. Voted most likely to grow up [...
For the first time since leaving on July 1 to take over as manager of Manchester United, David Moyes will face his former club Everton on Wednesday.
Moyes spent ten seasons at Goodison Park building Everton into a side capable of beating most teams on any day, but new manager Roberto Martinez has taken the squad a step further with their attractive attacking play and the goal-scoring form of on-loan forward Romelu Lukaku.
Rumours about Leighton Baines possibly back for #EFC at #MUFC tonight. He's definitely here. Chatting on pitch with Martinez Daniel Taylor (@DTguardian) December 4, 2013 Leighton Baines could make a surprise return from injury to face the club that tried to sign him in the summer, according to rumours swirling around Goodison Park.
Never has a Manchester United vs Everton match carried the significance it will have on Wednesday night the 1985 and 1995 FA Cup finals being notable exceptions asDavid Moyes goes into his first meeting against his former club withUnited unbeaten in 12 games in all competitions, but nine points adrift of league leaders Arsenal.
David Moyes has admitted he's preparing himself to receive a far from cordial reception from the Everton fans travelling to Old Trafford tonight, as the Scotsman faces his former club for the first time since leaving for Old Trafford in the summer.
Having spent 11 years at Goodison Park, Moyes developed Everton into a top-eight side but never managed to win a trophy and knows he could be targeted by the Everton supporters tonight.
David Moyes reckons he had Everton so well drilled that they didn't need a manager but he acknowledges that successor Roberto Martinez has made a good job of it so far. The Manchester United manager says the levels of organisation in his former squad were such that they could do their jobs without input [.
Manchester United manager David Moyes would not be drawn on whether he would celebrate any goals his team score against former club Everton. The two sides meet tomorrow evening for the first time since Moyes left Goodison Park for Old Trafford in the summer. Speaking at his press conference ahead of the game, he said: [.
Manchester United vs Everton: Preview, Team News, Likely Line-Up & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
This must be a very special occasion for David Moyes much more than just a battle for a three pointer. Manchester United will take on Everton at the Old Trafford on Wednesday, where for the first time Moyes will face his old club, since he left Goodison Park in the summer.
Wayne Rooney has been declared as Manchester United's Player of the Month for November by fans. After an excellent performance, Wazza was an unanimous choice and it was justified by his landslide victory in the official poll conducted by ManUtd.com Earlier in September, Rooney had won the same award after a string of excellent performances with five goals in all competitions.
While Manchester United were recently protecting a precious one goal lead against Southampton, manager David Moyes made the most negative change in his short United career thus far. He took off the energetic Wayne Rooney, and replaced him with Chris Smalling. Two minutes later, a defensive lapse in concentration saw Southampton level, and the game ended 1-1.
Here's a little something we missed during the 2-2 draw between Tottenham and Manchester United on Sunday: a cheeky Spurs fan taking her opportunity to give Patrice Evra the old 'goose' treatment when the Frenchman ended up giving the bloke next to her an impromptu lap dance after over-shooting one of his lengthy hurtles.
On 17 August 2012, Robin Van Persie transferred to Manchester Utd. The fee was £22.5 million, plus £1.5 million if Man U won the Premier League or Champions League title within the duration of the initial contract which was for four years.
So the question was raised: why spend £24m plus [.