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Manchester United’s Rooney Refutes Submitting Transfer Request In 2013

Although it was heavily reported in 2013 that he wished to transfer elsewhere, Wayne Rooney has given a different account of what happened around the conclusion of Sir Alex Ferguson’s reign.  Speaking after his final home game in charge in 2013, Ferguson was clear, in his words, that a transfer was requested. “I don’t think Wayne was keen to play, simply because …

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Watch: Gary Neville Analyses Anthony Martial’s ‘Big Impact’ On Manchester United

The Monday Night Football analyst and all round demi-god, Gary Neville has given his thoughts on Anthony Martial’s impact at Manchester United so far.  This week Gary Neville turned his attention towards Anthony Martial and how the young Frenchman has settled down at Manchester United so far. When Gary Neville gets involved, expect him to point out things you hadn’t …

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Gary Neville ‘Shocked’ By Martial’s Impressive Impact At Manchester United

Former Manchester United great Gary Neville has revealed why he’s ‘shocked’ at the impact Anthony Martial has made at Old Trafford.  The £36 million teenager has hit the headlines from day one for United and Neville has found his beginning to life in Manchester a surprise. Quoted in the Daily Star, the 40-year-old said: “I was expecting Manchester United to have signed a …

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Six Surprise Reasons That Make Manchester United Genuine Title Contenders

In August, there was not much to suggest that Manchester United could genuinely challenge for the league this season. However, these six unlikely occurrences have rewritten the script. 1) The deadline day signing of Anthony Martial “What a waste of money” the United fans sang at Southampton after Martial grabbed his second and third goals for the club. He’s been …

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Lead Arsenal Striking Target Attacks Current Club & Manager


Arsenal fans will be very interested by the situation that is currently developing at Lyon after Alexandre Lacazette recently spoke out against the club’s president and manager. In a fascinating interview with L’Equipe, Lacazette spoke extremely frankly about how upset and angry he is with the actions of Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas and manager Hubert Fournier. The Frenchman was the …

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Jack Grealish Was Right To Choose The Country of His Birth

The most tedious “will he, won’t he?” ordeal since Anakin Skywalker finally turned to the dark side was finally resolved this week when Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish opted to represent England instead of Ireland. So, the assumption is that his decision will surely be respected in a quiet and dignified manner by all concerned right? Of course not, the internet still exists. For all the …

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Van Gaal Pinpoints Reason For Manchester United’s Early-Season Success

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has pinpointed what he feels has attributed to his side’s brilliant early-season form.  As the saying goes, you have to break an egg to make an omelette. In the case of Manchester United the cracking of the egg has been the letting go of several big names whilst the top-of-the-table omelette has been manufactured by being …

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Manchester United And Chelsea Are Fighting To Sign This Dutch Prodigy

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Manchester United and Chelsea are reportedly battling it out over the signing of a 15-year-old prodigy Tahith Chong. The Dutch youngster is currently viewed as one of the most promising talents in Europe and is apparently being courted by a number of top sides across the continent. Chong is currently in Dutch club Feyenoonrd’s youth set-up but he will be able to …

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Jack Grealish Has Finally Declared His International Allegiance

Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish has ended a period of rampant speculation by declaring his intention to represent England at a senior international level. The youngster had represented Ireland from under-15 level up as far as under-21, and Ireland boss Martin O’Neill was hoping to secure the services of the talented Birmingham-born star. It wasn’t to be, however. The news was broken …

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Watch: Arjen Robben Is Considering Legal Action Against Fenerbahce For This (Hilarious) Advert

Dutch winger Arjen Robben is reportedly considering taking legal action against Turkish side Fenerbache because of this advert. The ad itself looks pretty funny as it ends up with Robin van Persie, and an overweight gentleman in a bikini but in truth, we have no clue what it’s about. According to Turkish news site Hurriyet however, the Bayern Munich man is …

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