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Louis van Gaal Must Make Old Trafford a Fortress Again

Old Trafford. It is a name that conjures many memories, most of which, given over two decades of unparalleled success, are happy ones. It is also a name that, during the last quarter of a century, has struck fear into the hearts of those who have visited it, for it had become a fortress; more [...]

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Rojo: It feels like a dream to be a Manchester United player

Marcos Rojo has confirmed on Argentinian radio, Radio Continental, that he has signed for Manchester United. “It feels like a dream, to be a Manchester United player,” he said. “Leaving Sporting wasn’t easy.” He also mentioned the fact he’s moving to another club Sebastian Verón played at. “He told me about them when we played [...]

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TOP JOURNOS – who should United sell and sign this summer?

For the RoM season review, several of the country’s top journalists gave their opinion on who they thought United should sign this summer. Daniel Taylor, The Guardian Well, the club can’t get rid of everyone. But there’s a long list of players who come up short. Fellaini will never be United-standard. Young is poor. I [...]

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TRANSFER RUMOURS: De Jong and Cuadrado

Nigel De Jong – 29 Years Old De Jong is one of those players whose age seems a little surprising given the fact he’s been around for so long, still not in his thirties, there is plenty left in the tank. Perhaps one of the more underrated players in his position, he has been a [...]

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Chilean press report Vidal is coming to United

Chilean press report Vidal is coming to United

Reports from Chile today claim that Arturo Vidal is a number one priority for Louis van Gaal and would cost United just over £30m. La Tercera claims that Van Gaal is “obsessed” with with signing Vidal and has been since he was the manager of Bayern Munich. Van Gaal apparently wanted to sign him from [...]

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TRANSFER RUMOURS: Are Angel Di Maria & Wesley Sneijder United bound?

Angel Di Maria – 26 Years Old Di Maria is a rare talent that has the potential to change a game all on his own. Having turned a new leaf in his career during Mourinho’s reign at Real Madrid in which he became increasingly more consistent and became a factor in games regularly he has [...]

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Prepare for Evra exit…and Vidal arrival?

It looked as though Patrice Evra was certain to leave Manchester United this summer after David Moyes had made it quite clear that Leighton Baines would have forced the Frenchman out of the team, if he hadn’t turned us down to stay at Everton. As the season progressed, Luke Shaw’s link with United grew stronger, [...]

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Luke Shaw – Overpriced?

If last summer taught me anything, it was not to get excited about any transfer, regardless of how certain it appeared to be, until the contract was signed and pictures were posted of the player awkwardly posing with our shirt. Cesc Fabregas wanted to leave Barcelona and was interested in a move to United, yet [...]

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United making a move for Carvalho?

The Portuguese press are reporting this evening that Manchester United have stepped up their chase for Sporting Lisbon’s William Carvalho. Carvalho has apparently been named as a priority signing for Louis van Gaal and representatives from the club travelled to Lisbon to discuss the transfer today. The player has a buy-out clause for £36m but [...]

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Shaw: I’ve signed for the biggest club in the world

Having been linked with the club for months, Luke Shaw’s move to Manchester United was finally confirmed today, with the player revealing his happiness in signing for the biggest club in the world. “It’s a great feeling,” said Shaw. “It’s been going quite a long time and I’ve known for a number of weeks that [...]

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TRANSFER RUMOURS: Vidal and Schweinsteiger

Arturo Vidal – 27 Years Old When discussing the best central midfielder in the world the debate typically revolves around two players, Yaya Toure and Arturo Vidal. The Chilean is a destructive and creative force, combative in the heart of midfield, Vidal’s performances for Juventus in the last few seasons have been outstanding and has [...]

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Bid rejected for Ander Herrera

Following reports all week that Ander Herrera was set to sign for United, after reportedly visiting Carrington yesterday, Athletic Bilbao have released a statement claiming they have rejected a bid for the player. They claim that United have offered £28.85m (€36m) for the midfielder but that price does not meet their estimation. The statement read: [...]

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TRANSFER RUMOURS: Pedro and Griezmann to Manchester United?

Pedro – 26 Years Old Another product of Barcelona’s youth system, Pedro’s first two full seasons with the senior team saw him score fourty-five goals from his usual wide position. A player with extreme speed, Pedro is often used as a left winger but can play on either flank, often cutting inside from either side [...]

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CONFIRMED: Evra has extended his contract

Manchester United have confirmed that Patrice Evra has extended his contract for another year, after his current deal expired today. Some newspapers reported last week that Evra had been spotted in Turin ahead of a medical at Juventus, but this story was denied by the player’s agent, Claudia Pastorello, “The guy hasn’t been to Turin,” [...]

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The Dutch players Van Gaal will want at United

‘When I make a mistake, it can leave me sleepless at night. Luckily, I am hardly ever wrong’. Louis van Gaal is a man who is confident of his decisions. So when he sees something in a player, he is not shy to give them a chance on a higher stage than what other people [...]

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