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United’s teenage signing: It’s like a dream

United’s teenage signing: It’s like a dream

Belgian newspaper, HLN, has claimed that 16-year-old Indy Boonen has joined United on a three-year contract. “It’s like in a dream,” said Boonen. “The training sessions are hard but I don’t feel the tiredness when I realise I have signed for Manchester United.” The midfielder played for Genk but impressed coaches at United when he [...]

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Media twist LvG’s transfer priorities?

Media twist LvG’s transfer priorities?

In his press conference ahead of our game against Preston, Louis van Gaal was asked about what his transfer priorities were for the summer. You would think a central defender or two would be the focus, or a right-back, but apparently the Dutchman is after a midfielder. I am looking for balance and I need [...]

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PICTURE: Barcelona want to sign Mata

PICTURE: Barcelona want to sign Mata

Mundo Deportivo claim that Barcelona were interested in signing Juan Mata in 2010 and 2014, and now they’re interested in him again. The paper claims that the interest has been confirmed by several sources at the club but, thanks to FIFA’s transfer ban, he wouldn’t be able to sign for them until January 2016 at [...]

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Mendes: De Gea’s having contract negotiations with United

David de Gea’s agent, Jorge Mendes, has spoken to Spanish paper AS about the goalkeeper’s future. After reports in Spain claimed that a deal had already been done with Real Madrid, Mendes was insistent that nothing has been agreed and that talks between the player and United are still ongoing. It’s not true that the [...]

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Anderson: Manchester United is truly the best club in the world

Anderson: Manchester United is truly the best club in the world

After finalising a deal with Internacional in Brazil, Anderson has taken to Instagram to send a message to Manchester United fans. Thank you so much to Manchester United It is truly the best club in the world, I love it so much and have enjoyed every year I have spent there. Thank you to all [...]

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‘Kellett couldn’t believe he was signing for United’

Just before the transfer window closed, it was confirmed that Manchester United were signing Bolton Wanderers’ defender, Andy Kellett, on loan until the end of the season. The Bolton News has reported on how first team coach Garry Parker broke the news to him. “Sit down Andy,” said Parker. “We’ve got some good news and [...]

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PICTURE: Fletcher at team hotel tonight in United gear… before travelling to West Brom

PICTURE: Fletcher at team hotel tonight in United gear… before travelling to West Brom

The Evening News took pictures of Darren Fletcher arriving at the United team hotel ahead of tomorrow’s game against Cambridge at Old Trafford. However, reports suggest that he is now in West Brom having a medical.

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Zaha stays at Palace on permanent basis

Wilf Zaha has signed for Crystal Palace on a permanent deal for a reported £3m. United bought him for £10m two years ago. The youngster was Sir Alex Ferguson’s final signing in January 2013 but spent the remainder of that season on loan with Palace. Zaha joined the club in the summer, after Ferguson’s departure, [...]

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Vermijl: Delighted to sign for Wednesday

Marnick Vermijl has signed for Sheffield Wednesday on a permanent basis today after joining United’s youth set up five years ago. I’m really excited. This is a fantastic place to play your football and now I just want to pull on the shirt on play. We are nine points of the play-offs and there is [...]

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PICTURE: Anderson at Internacional medical

PICTURE: Anderson at Internacional medical

Anderson has been pictured at Internacional’s training ground, likely having his medical, ahead of his proposed transfer. In Juan Mata’s Monday blog, he said: “I want to wish good luck to my friend Anderson, who is back to football in his native Brazil. All the best, my friend.” (picture from @jacklang).

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Zaha: Timing of Fergie’s retirement was frustrating

After signing for Manchester United for a £10m fee from Crystal Palace, Wilf Zaha barely got a look in. He played in just three games before being loaned out to Cardiff in January. David Moyes obviously didn’t rate the winger who had been brought to the club by Sir Alex Ferguson. Maybe this viewpoint is [...]

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LvG: Fletcher is joining West Ham

Louis van Gaal has confirmed that Darren Fletcher is undergoing a medical at West Ham. He is now at West Ham, I believe, so we have to wait and see. He is my third captain so he is an important guy in the dressing room. I like him as a person and as a human [...]

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Bale: I can’t see myself at United

Several newspapers have been linking David de Gea with a move to Real Madrid, with Gareth Bale coming in the opposite direction. The Welshman has denied this rumour to Spanish radio though, claiming he wants to stay in Madrid. I can’t see myself at Manchester United. In an interview recently I was asked if I [...]

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Pirlo: United will have to live with Pogba mistake

Paul Pogba was allowed to leave Manchester United for Juventus for a minimal fee after we failed to secure him on a long-term deal. Having been given so few opportunities in the first team, with Sir Alex Ferguson even preferring Rafael da Silva in midfield ahead of him, Pogba decided it was time to move [...]

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Laporte – £31m would secure move

Rumours linking Aymeric Laporte with a move to Manchester United are beginning to gain momentum this evening. Laporte has a £31m buy-out clause in his contract and is reportedly happy to join United. However, United apparently are only interested in offering £25m for him. Both Arsenal and Real Madrid have also been linked with signing [...]

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