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Manchester City’s Sterling Scores Edge-Of-The-Box Screamer In Pre-Season Friendly

Manchester City now return to Europe for their final pre-season game against Stuttgart this coming Saturday having concluded their pre-season tour with a resounding 8-1 victory over a Vietnamese XI. A free-kick early on from Aleksandar Kolarov set City on their way to victory, however it was Raheem Sterling’s sublime strike, and first of two goals for the England international, which stood out …

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Good/Bad News For Manchester United As One Deal Nears Completion While Another Falls Apart

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Manchester United have been extremely active in the transfer market this summer, already completing five signings before the end of July. However, one area which is still causing Louis Van Gaal headaches is in defence.  The Manchester United manager was reportedly dead set on getting one of Sergio Ramos or Nicolas Otamendi to Old Trafford this summer. However, after Rafa …

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Liverpool & PSG Discuss Transfer Of France Defender To Anfield

Liverpool are reported to have held talks with PSG concerning talented left-back Lucas Digne.  The French international, according to the Daily Mail, has previously been reported as ‘desperately’ wanting to leave the French club, although PSG manager Laurent Blanc wants to hold on to the young defender, telling L’Équipe, “He is with us, he is very professional, he trains very well and …

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LVG Docks Rojo 140K after San Jose No Show

Marcos Rojo has been fined 2 weeks wages for failing to show up for Manchester United’s pre-season tour of North America. The Argentine was granted an extended break following the Copa America, but was instructed to join up with the team last Friday. United had laid on a flight for  Rojo and his compatriot Angel Di Maria, but neither player …

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Here’s Who Manchester United Could Face In The CL Play-Off Round

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With the first leg of the third qualifying round of this year’s Champions League kicking off on Tuesday night, we take a look at Manchester United’s potential opponents for when they enter the competition in the play-off round.  ______ One of these ten potential opponents will face United next month: Sporting, CSKA/Sparta Prague, Lazio, Panathinaikos/Brugge, Young Boys/Monaco, Fenerbahce, Rapid Vienna With Valencia and …

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Manchester United ‘Almost Certain’ To Make Two Huge Forward Signings

Manchester United could be close to signing both Fernando Llorente and Edinson Cavani following weeks of speculation around United signing a striker.  Louis van Gaal previously hinted that he may be signing a frontman before claiming that these reports were untrue. However, now he could be in line to sign two strikers to back up main man, Wayne Rooney. The Daily Express cite …

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Pep Guardiola To Take Over At Manchester City Next Season

Manchester City look to be continuing their love affair with the Barcelona philosophy, albeit with a slight detour via Munich.  After having already recruited a former Barca sporting director as well as the Catalan club’s vice president in charge of economic affairs, City are said to be continuing that trend by employing Barca’s ex-coach, Pep Guardiola. BeIN Sports have today …

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Ander Herrera & Juan Mata Give Bromance-Filled Interview To MUFC TV

The bromance is strong with this one. Ander Herrera and Juan Mata sit down for a chat with Manchester United’s official TV channel. It’s pretty clear that interviewing footballers as a pair seems to work far better than on their own. Anyone whose ever seen Arsenal’s official channel will notice they always try to team the players up and Manchester …

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