Manchester United-Radamel Falcao Keen To Extend Stay

Manchester United forward Radamel Falcao insists he wants to sign a long term contract with the Red Devils, but feels that the decision on his future will depend on the amount of playing time he gets with the English club. The Colombian international was brought to Old Trafford on a season long loan for A?6 million from Ligue 1 side AS Monaco as a deadline day transfer in the summer this year, with an option of making the deal permanent for A?43.5 million at the end. But his stint in the Premier League so far has been marred by injuries and an inconsistent form. A muscle problem in October followed by some discomfort in the calf has kept the player out of important fixtures, with the 28-year-old making a mere three league starts so far and has just one goal to his name. Manager Louis van Gaal has regularly given priority to Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie, and James Wilson […]

Herera might face jail time if convicted in match fixing – Report

Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera could face jail time after the being named in a 41-man list including coaches, directors and other players for a match fixing investigation back in Spain. It has been alleged that the players of Spanish club Levante were paid a total of one million euros to lose their league game against Real Zaragoza on the final day of the 2010-11 season, a fixture that the Aragonese needed to win to avoid relegation, which they eventually won 2-1. According to the case filed by the prosecutor, Zaragozaai??i??s President deposited the money into his playersai??i?? accounts, which was then withdraw by then manager Javier Aguirre and nine other players, including Herrera to pay to the oppositionai??i??s players as bribes. The Spanish international, who played for Zaragoza before he joined Athleltic Bilbao in 2011 and then Manchester United in 2014, has been named along with then teammate and now Atletico Madrid skipper Gabi and Swansea City winger Jefferson […]

Rumor: Evra heading Back to Manchester United in January

English giants Manchester United are reportedly interested in recalling defender Patrice Evra from Juventus in a shock transfer move in January. The French international, who was one of the most trusted soldiers under Sir Alex Ferguson, was asked to look for a way out by new manager Louis van Gaal, despite signing a new one year contract extension in May. The Dutch manager added Luke Shaw to his ranks at Old Trafford, and Evra was deemed surplus to the bossai??i?? requirements. With the talented English international being the first choice at the back, the Senegalese player joined Serie A side Juventus on a two-year contract in a A?1.2 million deal in July this year. But the 33-year-oldai??i??s spell with the Italian club hasnai??i??t lived up to the playerai??i??s expectations.Ai?? Having made just eight appearances for the White Blacks across all competitions so far, and with a mere assist to his name, the former AS Monaco player has failed to establish […]

Rooney back in, while Di Maria sits out for Manchester United’s trip to Southampton

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has confirmed that skipper Wayne Rooney will be fit to once again lead the side while Angel Di Maria will sit out, when they face Southampton at the St. Maryai??i??s Stadium on Monday. Recovering from a knee injury the player sustained during the Red Devilsai??i?? 3-0 win over Hull City last weekend, the English international, who had to sit out when Manchester United beat Stoke City 2-1 on Tuesday, will be back in action as his side chase their fifth consecutive win of the league this season. But Argentine striker Ai??is still recovering from his hamstring injury and will be out of contention for Unitedai??i??s trip to Hampshire, after the player limped off the field against Hull, though the Dutch manager insists the injury isnai??i??t that bad. ai???It’s not a bad injury, but I am not a doctor. I have to say it like a manager, not like a doctor. But I think he […]

Manchester United winger Angel Di Maria feels adapting to a new life in England has proved to be quite a challenge, but insists that his on field heroics with the Premier League club has helped ease this transition. After an illustrious four year long career in Spain with Real Madrid, stretching across 191 appearances, and winning major silver ware including the Champions League victory last year, the Argentine international joined the Red Devils in a massive A?60 million deal, on a day when the English giants succumbed to a humiliating 4 -0 defeat against League One side MK Dons in the Capital One Cup Ai??in August. Dutch manager Louis van Gaal brought the player to Old Trafford in his attempts of redeeming a side that went from being the defending champions to ending the season at 7th in the league table last season, and the 26-year-old did just that by scoring thrice and assisting on six other occasions in his […]

Manchester United target Arturo Vidal admits that he is still facing issues with his knee, but insists he is trying his best to get a 100 percent fit. The Juventus midfielder suffered a muscle injury in his knee in 2014 and had to undergo a surgery at the end of the last season. However the player recovered in time to represent Chile in the World Cup in Brazil this summer, but failed to play for the full 90 minutes in any of his three appearances. The 27-year-old was strongly linked with a move to Manchester United throughout the summer transfer window, as new manager Louis van Gaal was keen on signing the player in an attempt to strengthen his attack.But after a long standing series of discussions between the English club and the Serie A side, any deal failed to come through, and the player stayed put with the Zebras largely due to his injury being a matter of concern […]

English giants Manchester United are reportedly considering a move for Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin in the January transfer window. Manager Louis van Gaal has so far had to make do with an injury riddled defence at Old Trafford since he took over the reins of the Red Devils from David Moyes during the summer. With Luke Shaw, Rafael da Silva, Phil Jones, Jonny Evans, and Marcos Rojo all being on and off the field due to niggles , and new signing Daley Blind latest to join the injury-list, the Dutch manager is yet to field a consistent last four. His attempts to bring in Mats Hummels from Borussia Dortmund and Thomas Vermaelen from Arsenal proved futile in the summer. With the German defender now playing a key role in Jurgen Kloppai??i??s relegation struck side, and the Belgian centre back having joined Barcelona in August, reports in the Telegraph suggest that Van Gaal has diverted his attention towards Godin. The […]