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Farewell Nani

Farewell Nani

It has been announced today that Manchester United have agreed a deal with Fenerbahce to sell Nani for £4.25m. Goodbye and good luck! ———— Made in Manchester is available for just £3. Some of the best football writers take a player each, from Sir Bobby Charlton to Ryan Giggs, George Best to David Beckham, Duncan [...]

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Tom Thorpe joins Rotherham on a free transfer

Tom Thorpe joins Rotherham on a free transfer

Rotherham United have confirmed that Tom Thorpe, our u-21 captain of last season, has joined them on a free transfer. Rotherham’s manager, Steve Evans, has sung the praises of Thorpe after the contract was signed. My Chief Operating Officer Paul Douglas has just confirmed that Tom has put pen-to-paper in the last few minutes. This [...]

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for uMAXit about Phil Jones’ unfulfilled potential. The Telegraph discusses United’s rejected offer for Schneiderlin. The Guardian reports on Chicharito’s broken collar bone. The Mirror talks about claims that Van Persie is being sold in secret. The Express reports on Silvestre’s reasons for snubbing Liverpool. ———— Made in Manchester is available for just [...]

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Besiktas want RvP for shirt sales

With Robin van Persie desperate for first team football next season, ahead of Euro 2016, Besiktas director, Yalcin Kaya Yilmaz, has confirmed their interested in signing the Dutch striker. If the conditions are right and if he also wants to come we are willing to make an offer even if it would push us to [...]

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Rojo: Di Maria is United’s most talented player

Rojo: Di Maria is United’s most talented player

Marcos Rojo is currently with his Argentinean teammates as they battle it out in the Copa America. Rojo has claimed that Angel di Maria is the best player at Manchester United and that we will see the best of him once the new season has started. For me, the player with the most talent at [...]

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Get to know Morgan Schneiderlin… before he signs tomorrow

Get to know Morgan Schneiderlin… before he signs tomorrow

Morgan Schneiderlin was born in Obernai, next to the France-Germany border, in 1989. He signed for local club, Strasbourg, as a teenager and spent 13 years there. In 2008, he signed for Southampton for £1.2m in 2008, aged 18. Southampton were relegated to League One, meaning he has had experience of playing in three divisions [...]

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Jones: I’m delighted to sign contract extension at this great club

Jones: I’m delighted to sign contract extension at this great club

Phil Jones has been rewarded for his mediocre performances in 2014-15 with a new contract, which has been extended to keep him at the club until 2019. I am delighted to have signed a new deal. I have thoroughly enjoyed my time here so far and am looking forward to continuing my development as a [...]

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TRANSFER RUMOURS: Assessing Our Reported Targets – Schneiderlin, Ramos, Schweinsteiger, Coleman and Otemendi

TRANSFER RUMOURS: Assessing Our Reported Targets – Schneiderlin, Ramos, Schweinsteiger, Coleman and Otemendi

After the capture of Memphis Depay from PSV before the season had even come to a close, United fans may have been forgiven for assuming that transfer business would be conducted swiftly. Unlike last season where new manager Louis van Gaal would join up with the team just before tour following a full World Cup [...]

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Mata: Not long until I win the Premier League with United

Chelsea waited five years to win the Premier League title before their success of the season just gone, meaning Juan Mata has never won the league. Mata is hoping that his first league title with United isn’t too far away. What I want is to win the Premier League. I was lucky enough to win [...]

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Mata: I love the football LvG has us playing

Mata: I love the football LvG has us playing

Juan Mata has sung the praises of manager Louis van Gaal, claiming that he loves the possession football that the Dutchman employs. I think he’s good. Obviously he has a lot of experience. He has character. He has his philosophy and he follows that philosophy until the end. It’s good for the players. The football [...]

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LvG: I’ll speak to club about De Gea but not the media

LvG: I’ll speak to club about De Gea but not the media

Louis Van Gaal was interviewed by Spanish TV channel Cuatro over the phone from his home in Holland. However, when he was asked about David de Gea’s link to Real Madrid, he became annoyed and refused to talk about. I don’t want to discuss the issue through the media. I will speak with my directors, [...]

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Phil Neville lands Valencia job

Phil Neville lands Valencia job

Phil Neville has confirmed that he has just been appointed assistant manager at Valencia. Since being a part of the coaching staff at United under David Moyes and Ryan Giggs, Neville has now replaced Ian Cathro as Nuno Espirito Santo’s assistant at the Spanish club. “Phil has extensive experience at the highest level but above [...]

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Giggs: Depay will replace Ronaldo and Beckham at United

Giggs: Depay will replace Ronaldo and Beckham at United

Ryan Giggs has sung the praises of Manchester United’s only summer signing so far, Memphis Depay. Giggs claims that Depay is the United “type” of player and that he expects him to score plenty of free-kicks for us next season. [Depay] is the kind Old Trafford will warm to. He’s an exciting player, but there’s [...]

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VIDEO: Chicharito scores equaliser for Mexico

Mexico went 2-0 down in a friendly against Costa Rica, before they pulled one back and Javier Hernandez equalised. ———— Made in Manchester is available for just £3. Some of the best football writers take a player each, from Sir Bobby Charlton to Ryan Giggs, George Best to David Beckham, Duncan Edwards to Paul Scholes, [...]

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Giggs: Van Gaal has been brilliant for United

Giggs: Van Gaal has been brilliant for United

There have been times when there have been doubts over how well Ryan Giggs and Louis van Gaal work together, but Giggs has given an interview with The Times where he has sung the praises of our manager. It was nothing new in terms of the detail, the hunger, the professionalism, the experience. I’d seen [...]

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