No reason was given at first for Nemanja Vidic’s absence from the group of players travelling to Kuala Lumpur for the pre-season tour today, leading to whispers that he could be leaving. Antonio Valencia and Danny Welbeck will also miss out. It is believed that an ankle injury has lead to Vidic being ruled out [...]
Richard Eckersley has joined Burnley on a four year deal. The 20-year-old defender rejected a contract from Manchester United, fancying his chances of getting in the newly promoted Burnley’s team next season. The Salford lad is the younger brother of Adam who left the club last year, after spending four years on loan at Port [...]
Sunderland have signed Manchester United youngster, Frazier Campbell, for an initial £3.5m fee which could rise to £6m should various criteria be met. Given that Hull were offering £7m for him last summer, it seems as though we’ve come up short. His time at Tottenham Hotspur likely did us no favours. Earlier in the week [...]
Manchester United accepted a bid from Hull for Frazier Campbell a month ago although talks were not to begin until our striker returned from the U-21 European Championships. After spending a season long loan with Hull and helping them gain promotion to the Premiership, it is understandable why they were interested. Last summer they tried [...]
Richard Eckersley has been linked with a loan move to QPR today which will see him get a years worth of experience in the Championship. The right-back featured in four games for Manchester United last season, including two Premiership games against West Brom and Hull. The 20-year-old Salford lad is seen as having potential to [...]
Gabriel Obertan is now a Manchester United player after completing a medical with the club yesterday, with the fee believed to be around £3 million. The 20-year-old was sent out on loan by Bordeaux last season although Sir Alex Ferguson believes the winger is one for the future. However, Obertan is carrying a slight injury [...]
Gabriel Obertan has arrived at Carrington to complete his medical with Manchester United. It is believed that a four-year-deal, worth £3million to his current club Bordeaux, will be signed today. Former United defender, Laurent Blanc, is surprised that the 20-year-old has attracted United’s attention though.
Alberto Massacci is the latest young Italian talent to join Manchester United after Sir Alex Ferguson convinced him to come. Amazingly, the 16-year-old spoke with Ferguson in English for a whole hour, although I wonder whether the length of time was more to do with the player needing Fergie to keep repeating what he was [...]