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Manchester United Linked With £57m Move For One Of Europe’s Most Prolific Strikers

Manchester United’s attacking problems are of no secret to anyone who’s spent even the most minuscule amount of time watching Louis van Gaal’s side this term.  An attacking threat has been called on to aid, if not replace, Wayne Rooney, who has so far struggled to score this season. The player now in question it appears is Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The PSG frontman …

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Jurgen Klopp & Liverpool’s ‘Moneyball’ Policy

Liverpool have become an experiment since John W. Henry’s takeover of the club in 2010 through New England Sports Ventures’ acquisition of the club. There has been a heavy, almost slavish reliance on player statistics in order to determine which players are most undervalued by “experts” in the game. The system was first used to full effect by Billy Beane, General …

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Reliable French Source Claims Manchester United Will Move For Star Winger In January

According to a report in today’s France Football, Manchester United are set to move for Leicester City star man Riyad Mahrez this coming January.  Riyad Mahrez is currently in sensational form in the Premier League. Since signing for Leicester in January 2014 for just €400,000, the Algerian winger has already gone on to become one of the club’s most important players. …

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Pardew: We Stopped Man United By Stopping Martial, Cabaye Sticks Boot In

Crystal Palace coach Alan Pardew said his side deliberately targeted Man United’s Anthony Martial to secure a clean sheet in their 0-0 draw. The Eagles stopped United from scoring for a third consecutive match, in a goal drought that has many fans calling for the demotion of current centre-forward choice Wayne Rooney. Alan Pardew, for one, believes that it’s Anthony Martial (football’s …

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Schneiderlin: Man United Can Still Score Their Way To Premier League Title

Manchester United

Morgan Schneiderlin remains confident that Manchester United’s recent inability to score won’t stop them winning the Premier League title. United have failed to score for the third game in a row after yesterday’s stalemate with Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park and remain in fourth place, four points behind league leaders Manchester City. The 0-0 draw meant the Red Devils have now played almost five and a half hours …

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Heavily Linked Arsenal Target Rejects Contract – Wants Lower Buyout To Allow Move

Arsenal

One of the most frequently linked Arsenal transfer targets has rejected a new contract offer from Sevilla as he is apparently hoping for a move to the Premier League.  Sevilla are reportedly in advanced negotiations with Grzegorz Krychowiak regarding a new deal at the club. According to the International Business Times, the Spanish side are desperate to tie the Poland …

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Patrice Evra: ‘Cristiano Ronaldo Was 99% Coming Back To Manchester United Until…’ [Sunday Times]

Former Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has given a fascinating interview to the Sunday Times. The 34-year-old defender moved to Juventus in the summer of 2014 after the horror season under David Moyes that saw the Red Devils losing their place in the Champions League. In an article published in the Sunday Times today, Evra claims that no one at …

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Watch: He’s Done It Again… Chicharito Has Now Scored 6 Goals In His Last 4 Games For Leverkusen

Javier Hernandez is literally on fire for Bayer Leverkusen… When Javier Hernandez initially signed for Manchester United, he took the Premier League by storm. Scoring over 20 goals in his first season at Old Trafford, many believed that Sir Alex Ferguson had signed a striker that could lead the Red Devils front line for years to come. However, as new …

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Manchester United Made Me One Of The World’s Best

The Real Madrid phenom has become one of the best players in the world, and attributes that to the role Manchester United played in his development. Cristiano Ronaldo joined United from Sporting Lisbon in 2003 with much fanfare, and steadily matured into one of the world’s best players up until his departure for Spain in 2009. He credits the guidance of players such as Paul …

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LVG & Twitter React To Man United’s Goal Drought Against Palace

Man United haven’t scored a goal in over 325 minutes of football – that’s almost five and a half hours. The scrutiny of manager Louis van Gaal’s philosophy has reached fever pitch after Man United’s goalless draw today against Crystal Palace. In his post-match interview though, LVG was defiant (some would say in denial). LVG: “The main factor today was that we …

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