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Will Ronaldo Return To United?

Will Ronaldo Return To United?

In the weeks leading up to us buying Robin van Persie, I was reading the papers, speaking to journalists and following those claiming to be in the know to try and gauge what the likelihood was of us signing the best striker in the league. I had been repeatedly told that United was the club [...]

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Varela: I’m Very Happy To Be At One Of The Best Teams In The World

Varela: I’m Very Happy To Be At One Of The Best Teams In The World

New signing Guillermo Varela was today unveiled by the club ahead of going to Turkey to represent Uruguay at U-20s World Cup. The full back, who claimed that his pace is his best asset, is delighted to have signed. “I’m very pleased to be a part of this club, one of the best teams in [...]

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Everything you need to know about Guillermo Varela

Everything you need to know about Guillermo Varela

Birthdate: 24 March 1993 Born: Montevideo, Uruguay Position: Full-back (right) International: Uruguay Under-20. Had 9 caps and is will be representing his country in the U-2o Championships which is taking part in Turkey later this month. Background: He started his career with Peñarol and made his senior début, and only appearance for the club, on [...]

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Why Did Lucas Pick PSG Over United?

Why Did Lucas Pick PSG Over United?

Manchester United were favourites to land Lucas Moura in the summer, with the club being prepared to spend an incredible £35m on a player who had never played outside of Brazil. However, at the last minute, the player opted to sign for PSG instead. “Everything was agreed between Sao Paulo and Manchester United,” his agent, [...]

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Falcao Should Choose United Over Chelsea, Real Madrid, City, PSG…

Falcao Should Choose United Over Chelsea, Real Madrid, City, PSG…

Faustino Asprilla, who played for Newcastle and Parma, has revealed that he has told compatriot Radamel Falcao to sign for Manchester United. The Atletico Madrid star looks set to leave Spain this summer and Asprilla, who is Colombia’s all time second highest scorer, has told him that we are the right club for him. “We [...]

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What To Make Of Falcao Rumours?

What To Make Of Falcao Rumours?

One of the more surprising rumours of last week was that Radamel Falcao is set to join Manchester United, as was reported in the Spanish press. Alberto R. Barbero, writing for Marca, claimed that “sources close to both parties suggest that a down payment may have already been made as a guarantee for a future [...]

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De Gea: Barca? I Want To Stay In Manchester

De Gea: Barca? I Want To Stay In Manchester

The press in this country are very confused about David de Gea. One minute they are highlighting every mistake as though he is one of the worst keepers in the league and the next they are claiming he is about to join Barcelona or Real Madrid. Following stories linking him with a return to Spain, [...]

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Fergie: Absolute b*llocks to suggest I don’t talk to Rooney!

Fergie: Absolute b*llocks to suggest I don’t talk to Rooney!

Sir Alex Ferguson has again moved to dismiss stories in the paper this week that Wayne Rooney is set to leave Manchester United. Two newspapers have been banned from Ferguson’s press conferences as a result of the reports, with some bizarrely suggesting that the relationship between the manager and player had deteriorated so much that [...]

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What To Make Of The Rooney Exit Stories

What To Make Of The Rooney Exit Stories

Aside from the panic that ensued when Wayne Rooney released his statement in October 2010 revealing that he wouldn’t be signing a contract extension, the overriding feeling for me was embarrassment. I knew he was an Everton fan, I knew all about that ‘once a blue, always a blue’ t-shirt, but when he repeatedly talked [...]

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PICTURE: Reece Brown Seals Ipswich Loan Move

PICTURE: Reece Brown Seals Ipswich Loan Move

“The deal got done pretty quickly and it was a bit of a whirlwind really,” the 21 year-old said. “I first heard of the interest about two days ago and I didn’t really know too much about it to be honest. I just came in from training at United and then I spoke to the [...]

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Work Permit Stopped Mamaev’s Dream Move

Work Permit Stopped Mamaev’s Dream Move

CSKA Moscow star Pavel Mamaev has revealed that Manchester United tried to sign him in the summer but the deal collapsed after we couldn’t get a work permit for him. “I was in shock, it was such a dream transfer,” Mamaev said. “The deal was around 80% complete, but with my limited number of caps [...]

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PICTURE: Macheda Unveiled At Stuttgart

PICTURE: Macheda Unveiled At Stuttgart

Earlier this week Manchester United agreed a deal to loan Federico Macheda to Stuttgart until the end of the season and today was unveiled. “I’ve come to VfB with great expectations,” he said. “I want to work hard on myself, train hard and prove myself to the coach. I of course want to make use [...]

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Zaha Deal Finally Confirmed

After months of speculation, Manchester United have today confirmed that has a deal has been agreed with Crystal Palace to sign Wilfried Zaha, although he will spend the rest of the season on loan with his current club. “I am delighted to be joining Manchester United and ending the recent speculation,” said Zaha. Zaha had [...]

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Trophies for Peanuts – Correcting Misconceptions of the Ferguson Way

Trophies for Peanuts – Correcting Misconceptions of the Ferguson Way

We’ve all seen the argument before that the reason why our success is different to Chelsea’s, and more recently, Manchester City’s, is because we used our own money, hard earned cash put through the turnstiles and so on. Almost an admission, that the only reason United ended that painful 26 year wait for a title, [...]

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The Sun Have It Wrong On Zaha

The Sun Have It Wrong On Zaha

The Sun have today published a story claiming that Wilf Zaha tweeted “Looks like I’m on my way to the top of the Premier League” on Saturday night. A screenshot of this tweet quickly did the rounds on the internet but when you looked at Zaha’s timeline, there was no such tweet. Zaha later tweeted [...]

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