Manchester United have been linked with several goalkeepers to replace the imminent departure of David de Gea, but former player Dwight Yorke believes the club already has a replacement for the Spaniard.
Manchester United goalkeeper Victor Valdes has emerged as a transfer target for Spanish club Valencia. Reports in Spain suggest that Valencia are ready to make a move for the Manchester United’s no 2 goalkeeper as a replacement for their injured goalkeeper Diego Alves. Alves is out with a long term injury that could rule him out for the majority of next season. With Manchester United already resigned to lose one goalkeeper in De Gea to Spanish Team Real Madrid, they are reluctant to sell another. Valdes had signed for Manchester United on a free transfer from FC Barcelona following a long term injury that kept him out of the game for over a year. Valdes began training with Manchester United in October 2014, completing its recovery. In January, Valdes signed a new 18 month contract with an option of another year. The staff at United, who have seen him, believe Valdes has fully recovered from the injury suffered […]
David De Gea is reportedly bound to replace Casillas at Real Madrid next season. We analyse five players that Manchester United could sign to replace De Gea. David De Gea has been rumoured to join Real Madrid in the summer. The Spaniard is yet to extend his Manchester United contract, which comes to an end in 2016. It is reported that the keeper is biding his time at the Old Trafford and will force a move in the summer. De Gea has been a vital cog in Manchester Uniteda s league performance this season, which sees them third in the Premier League and poised to qualify for the Champions League. If the Red Devils cash in on De Gea in summer, Louis Van Gaal will have to bring in an able replacement for the former Atletico stopper. Here are five goalkeepers that could potentially replace David De Gea, should he leave for Real Madrid. Hugo Lloris The French joined Tottenham […]
Manchester United have confirmed on their website that they have signed former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes on a free transfer. The Spaniard was training with Manchester United in a bid to regain his fitness and they have been impressed with his progress and signed him on an 18-month loan deal that will keep him with the club until the summer of 2016. Prior to his Cruciate Ligament Rupture in March last year, Valdes was set to join French side Monaco. However, the long-term injury did not help his cause as the deal failed to materialise. The 32-year old was delighted after having signed for United and told in an interview with club, “For me it is a pleasure to sign for Man United. It has been a hard recovery time from my injury and the first thing I want to say is thank you to Louis van Gaal for letting me work again with him and his team. This change […]
Manchester United recently invited former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes to train with the team to help in his rehabilitation from injury. With the Spaniard a free agent, rumours were rife whether this was a transfer waiting to happen or simply a case of a manager helping out a player.
Former Barcelona player Victor Valdes is poised to join Manchester United after Louis Van Gaal offered the Spaniard a chance to train with the club. The 32-year old is a free agent and is currently recovering from a major knee injury which has kept him out of action for a long time. Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has offered Valdes the chance to work his way back to fitness with the premier league club. The goalkeeperai??i??s recovery process will be supervised by the United medical staff before he can begin training with the first team once he is full fit. Valdes was heavily linked to Manchester Unitedai??i??s arch rivals Liverpool but Brendan Rodgers hinted that the deal was off with some suggesting that Valdes was not keen on a four day training stint prior to signing. Valdes left Barcelona at the end of the 2013-14 season seeking a new challenge. However, the Spaniardai??i??s six month lay-off with knee ligament […]
Liverpool are in talks with Victor Valdes for a surprise deadline day move for the Spaniard.
Barcelona are preparing for life after Victor Valdes and Jose Manuel Pinto with Real Sociedad goal keeper Claudio Bravo challenging Marc Andre Ter Stegan.
The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has sanctioned FC Barcelona for breaking international transfer and registrations rules for players under the age of 18. While Barcelona will likely appeal the decision, the potential transfer ban could significantly hinder Barcelonaai??i??s ability to combat with the loss of key players, the aging key players and a squad imbalance between defense and attack.
2013 was a bittersweet hear for FC Barcelona. In the new year, the club however needs to focus on a few things. We discuss the most prominent of those issues.