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United make loss on Henriquez sale?

Ángelo Henríquez joined Manchester United for £4m in the summer of 2012 but hasn’t played a single game for the club. He was loaned out to Wigan, where he won the FA Cup in their 1-0 win over Manchester City. He spent last season on loan at Real Zaragoza where he scored 6 goals in [...]

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Mendes: Falcao would play every week for every other club

With Radamel Falcao not even making the 18-man squad for United’s 1-0 defeat at home to Southampton, with James Wilson taking his place on the bench, the striker’s agent, Jorge Mendes, has confirmed that Falcao’s future is uncertain. I don’t know. He is a fantastic player and I think it’s very difficult for Manchester United [...]

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Roma president: Strootman rumours are annoying

Roma’s president, James Pallotta, has spoken about his frustration concerning rumours of Kevin Strootman leaving Italy for Manchester. “I do get annoyed,” he told Bleacher Report. “I think the papers have finally given up on the Strootman thing, because Kevin’s come out and addressed it, saying he likes it in Italy and he has a [...]

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TRANSFER STORIES: Suarez, Varane and Valdes

Victor Valdes – 32 Years Old The former Barcelona keeper brings a history of success and a huge amount of experience. His time at Barcelona may polarise many as some feel his defensive record was down to the superiority of the outfield players who retained possession so well that the opposition never really got a [...]

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TOP FIVE – Manchester United Transfer Rumours That Never Happened

TOP FIVE – Manchester United Transfer Rumours That Never Happened

Everyone loves transfer rumours, right? Well, okay, perhaps not everyone. For some people they mean that the pain of the summer without football is doubled by the idle speculation about which big names will be rocking up at Old Trafford in a brand new Chevy that they would otherwise not be seen dead in. One [...]

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LvG: I want to make United the best in the world

Louis van Gaal has claimed that his aim at Manchester United is to turn us in to the best club in the world. “My ambition is that I have the best players who can collaborate with each other to form the best team in the world,” he said. “We were very quick to buy Victor [...]

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PICTURES: Valdes with United scarf, Van Gaal and shirt

PICTURES: Valdes with United scarf, Van Gaal and shirt

Manchester United have today confirmed the signing of Victor Valdes on an 18 month deal.

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Valdes signs for Manchester United

Valdes signs for Manchester United

Victor Valdes has signed an 18-month contract at Manchester United. “It is a real honour to sign for Manchester United,” he said. “I would like to thank Louis van Gaal and the club for allowing me to do my rehabilitation and to train with the team at the Aon Training Complex. From my short time [...]

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United youngster gives up on United dream

United youngster gives up on United dream

Burnley have today confirmed that Manchester United youngster, Michael Keane, has signed for them on a permanent basis. He joined the club in the summer on loan and has made 11 appearances for them in all competitions. Keane had been on loan at Derby and Blackburn last season, with the latter keen to organise another [...]

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Bale: Join United? No, I love Real Madrid

After several newspapers have linked Gareth Bale with a move to Manchester United, the Welshman has spoken to Dubai TV to reassure Real Madrid fans that he wants to stay in Spain. Go to Manchester United? I am very happy in Madrid, a city, a climate and a club that I love. My contract ends [...]

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Ronaldinho: I was on the brink of signing for Manchester United

In the summer of 2003, Manchester United agreed a deal with PSG to sign their talented young Brazilian, Ronaldinho. Barcelona had also been in the running. Peter Kenyon, the chief executive at the time, heard that Barcelona’s smaller bid had been entertained, so when he faxed through the final paperwork, he amended the agreed fee. [...]

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Bale could have signed for United

During the summer transfer window of 2013 there was a time when Ed Woodward was walking around like the cat who had got the cream. After bumbling his way through the summer, jetting home from the pre-season tour to take care of pressing transfer negotiations, only for nothing to happen, he believed he was about [...]

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Valdes training with United

Former Barcelona goalkeeper, Victor Valdes, has been at Carrington today as an agreement has been made for him to train at United whilst he recovers from knee ligament damage. The 32-year-old is out of contract with Barcelona and was set to join Monaco, although the proposed deal fell through because of his injury. He hasn’t [...]

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Hummels: Compliment that United were interested in me

Manchester United failed to tempt Mats Hummels away from Borussia Dortmund in the summer. He had been tipped as a perfect replacement for the outgoing Rio Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic. The defender has today revealed that it was flattering to be linked with United but that he wasn’t tempted to leave Germany. “It’s nice to [...]

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Manchester United academy sales

1991-1992 Mark Robins – £800k (£1.5m) 1992-1993 Darren Ferguson – £250k (£450k) Lee Martin – £350k (£630k) 1993-1994 Colin McKee – £265k (£470k) 1994-1995 Keith Gillespie – £1m (1.7m) Richard Irving – £75k (£130k) Ashley Westwood – £40k (£70k) 1995-1996 Gary Walsh – £250k (£420k) 1997-1998 Ben Thornley – £175k (£280k) Grant Brebner – £300k [...]

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