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Real Madrid let De Gea slip through their fingers

Florentino Perez has made another desperate attempt to save face and screwing up their deal to sign David de Gea. They failed to put in a bid all summer, despite having months to agree the deal, then time ran out for them on the final day when they made their move. Following the failed transfer [...]

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Deschamps: Martial has skills no one else has

Anthony Martial received his first call up to the French national team before securing his transfer to Manchester United. Martial scored more goals than any other teenager in Europe last season and Didier Deschamps, France’s manager, says he couldn’t find his skill set in any other player. I selected him because he has the skills, [...]

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United’s one of the best clubs in the world for nurturing talent

James Wilson came off the bench to make his debut for England U-21s and scored the only goal in their 1-0 win over USA. Gareth Southgate has claimed that Wilson is at the right club, after rumours on transfer deadline day linked with a loan move away from United. Wilson is a work in progress [...]

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Fergie: Rooney turned United down twice

Sir Alex Ferguson has reflected on the journey Wayne Rooney went on to get him from Everton to Manchester United. Jim Ryan came back from one of our academy games at the 14 years level and he said ‘I’ve seen a player’ and he said the boy is Wayne Rooney and we tried to get [...]

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VIDEO: Mata scores great goal in Spain training

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Scott has written for Four Four Two about the signs you’re a Manchester United fan. The Telegraph looks at United’s reputation following the transfer window. The Guardian reports on Ferguson’s claim that he cost United titles. The Mirror works out Anthony Martial’s add-ons. Like RoM on Facebook. Sign up for the RoM newsletter. 40% off [...]

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Shelvey: Liverpool fans gave me high fives for embarrassing behaviour

Shelvey: Liverpool fans gave me high fives for embarrassing behaviour

A red card in the game between United and Liverpool is hardly a rarity, but Jonjo Shelvey’s reaction to his sending off in 2012 was amongst the strangest. As he walked off the field, he angrily started wagging his finger at Sir Alex Ferguson, as if it was the manager’s fault he went in with [...]

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The best Manchester United 5-a-side team

The best Manchester United 5-a-side team

It’s been a pretty solid start to the 2015/16 Premier League season for Louis Van Gaal’s boys. Fifth place, with the defence in particular brushing up well (if you discount the Gomis/Ayew combo last weekend); but there has been some criticism in terms of goals scored. Wayne Rooney looks a little lost, Memphis Depay looks [...]

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VIDEO: Wilson scores on England U-21 debut

James Wilson came on as a substitute for England U-21s and scored less than 10 minutes later to put his country 1-0 up against the USA. ———— The RoM 2015-16 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Nicky Butt, a Q&A with the country’s top journalists about our transfer [...]

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Young: De Gea will always be professional

Ashley Young has spoken of his disappointment following Sunday’s defeat against Swansea but insists that the team spirit is fantastic and that the players are up for winning silverware. After the last game, we’re a little bit disappointed with how things turned out, especially going in to the international break and you’ve got to wait [...]

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Mata: Fans will support my friend De Gea

Juan Mata is currently on international duty with David de Gea and Spain. He claims that De Gea will continue to be as professional as ever and that United fans will still support him. David is now focussed on the national team. We have two very important games which we will try to win so [...]

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Kane: It’s great being able to learn from Rooney

Wayne Rooney is two goals away from becoming England’s all-time top goalscorer, and Harry Kane, who is on international duty with United’s captain at the moment, says the players are excited for him. He is an incredible talent. Everyone is excited for him. Hopefully he can break the England goal-scoring record on this trip. That [...]

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Schneiderlin: Southampton offered me a new deal but I couldn’t turn down United

Morgan Schneiderlin has revealed that Southampton offered him a new contract so that he would stay beyond the seven years he had already spent at the club. While he concedes that he felt at home in Southampton, he couldn’t turn don a move to Manchester United. I could have stayed. The club offered me a [...]

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Chelsea defender: United fans have a great affection for De Gea

Chelsea full-back Cesar Azpilicueta has spoken of the affection Manchester United fans have for David de Gea. Azpilicueta is currently with De Gea ahead during the international break with Spain and doesn’t think our goalie has anything to worry about when facing the fans again, following the collapse of his transfer to Real Madrid. As [...]

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Chicharito hails United’s 20 titles as he says goodbye to fans

Chicharito hails United’s 20 titles as he says goodbye to fans

I want to thank Sir Alex Ferguson & Jim Lawlor, the club staff, all the players I played with; but specially I want to thank all the Manchester United fans in the UK and all around the world for the incredible support I’ve had this past 4 years and all the best wishes they have [...]

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