A host of fringe players start for Manchester United as Jose Mourinho looks to bounce back from three successive defeats with a win in the EFL Cup tie.
The once-coveted midfielder completed a high profile move to Old Trafford last summer, but his debut season at Old Trafford has seen him fail to live up to the hype.
Manchester United are preparing for another overhaul of the squad this summer following a disappointing campaign that has been affected by long-term injuries to key players.
Arsenal are confronted with the daunting task of getting all three points at Old Trafford as the business end of the season gets underway. Leicester City are currently running away with the title, and have a five-point lead at the top. As such, even a draw may not be good enough for Wenger's men in Sunday's blockbuster clash.
11th place Southampton will host 3rd place Manchester United at the St Mary's Stadium in a late afternoon kickoff on Sunday. The Red Devils will be looking to build upon their impressive 3-0 victory in the league over arch rivals Liverpool last weekend. The Saints have endured a lukewarm start to the season with 1 win and 3 draws and will be hoping to kick start their campaign with a win over Louis Van Gaal's men.
Manchester United fans were impressed by their new signings who were on the pitch as Louis van Gaal’s side beat Club America 1-0 in Seattle in their first pre-season outing. . Morgan Schneiderlin marked his first appearance for Manchester United with the winner. He was named in the starting lineup along with fellow new signings Matteo Darmian and Memphis Depay and took just five minutes to get on the score sheet, rising at the far post to score a header from Juan Mata’s cross. While German captain Bastian Schweinsteiger came off the bench for his United debut. Manchester United fans were delighted by what they saw from the new boys, particularly Schneiderlin. One thing is for sure next season – we will not get bullied in midfield. Schweinsteiger and Schneiderlin are beasts Bring it on a James (@writtenoff_mufc) July 18, 2015 Schneiderlin makes the midfield functional, transition from defense to attack is sharper and quicker. Plus scored with a nice […]
Southampton have turned down a A?20 million offer from Manchester United for France midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin, according to reports in the Telegraph. It was reported earlier by L’Equipe that a 30m deal had been agreed between Manchester United and Southampton with BBC reporter Howard Nurse revealing on his twitter account in a reply to another tweet that Morgan Schneiderlin to Man United could be finalized on Wednesday. . However, conflicting reports emerged on the very day with a Sky Sports reporter claiming on her twitter account that the clubs have had no contact for over ten days when the last bid by Manchester United was rejected. Fresh reports in the Telegraph confirms that there has been no deal struck between the two clubs with the latest bid by Manchester United for 20 million GBP having been rejected over a week ago. The report said: Southampton have turned down a A?20 million bid from Manchester United for France midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin. […]
Despite signing two players in the January transfer window, Arsenal could make a deadline day signing as rumours of Gunnersa interest in Moussa Sissoko continue to make rounds. According to The Independent, Newcastle United could be convinced to let the midfielder go, but it would take ridiculous amount of money to secure the deal. The Frenchman has been repeatedly linked with a move away from St. Jamesa Park and also expressed his desire to join Arsenal. The midfielder expressed that Arsenal made him dream in his younger days but also contradicted his statement by insisting that he is happy to play for Newcastle. a Arsenal made me dream when I was a youngster. Patrick Vieira was my idol. I saw myself in him,” he said. “For now, I’m a Newcastle player and I am happy at the club. I want to play in major competitions and I want to do it with this team.” Newcastle manager has made it clear […]
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has weighed up a bid for Tottenham target Morgan Schneiderlin and the Gunners are now the frontrunners for the signature of the midfielder.