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Swansea 2-1 Man Utd: Dominance Means Nothing Without A Cutting Edge

After Manchester United mostly dominated Gary Monk’s side, many were left wondering how they left the Liberty Stadium without a single point to show for their work. John Murphy examines how Louis Van Gaal’s philosophy leaves little room for a cutting edge. The first half was standard for the United of late. The Iron Tulip’s outfit had a lot of …

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Manchester United Midielder Set For Return Against WBA

Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera is set to return to action against West Brom on Monday night. According to the Telegraph, the midfielder has reportedly told Louis Van Gaal that he is ready to return to action after suffering a broken rib at the end of September. The 25-year-old has been using painkillers during training and will be a timely …

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Manchester United Midfielder: ‘I Want To Score More Goals’

Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera has been speaking to Manchester United’s official website, stating  how much he is relishing playing in the Premier League,  The 25-year-old, who is currently sidelined with a broken rib, has managed to score two goals from midfield in his four appearances for the Red Devils but has stated that he would like to score more. The former …

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Manchester United Vs QPR: 5 Talking Points

Manchester United finally got their opening Premier League win of the season with a convincing 4-0 win against QPR. Dan Dalton discusses the the main talking points from Sunday’s encounter. _____ 1. Angel Di Maria provided much needed pace and penetration The former Real Madrid midfielder was outstanding on his home debut for the Red Devils. The 26-year-old scored the opener …

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Blind Set To Fill Manchester United Defensive Midfield Role

Manchester United’s new £14 million signing Daley Blind will play his football in a defensive midfield role at the club, according to former boss Frank de Boer and could be set to make his Premier League bow in his favoured position. Ajax boss de Boer spoke to ITV about the talented 24-year-old, who is noted for his versatility. “He [Blind] …

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Manchester United New Boy To Make Premier League Debut

Manchester United’s £30 million summer signing Luke Shaw is set to make his Premier League bow this weekend against Harry Redknapp’s QPR. Shaw has trained well in the past week and is now expected to play in a left wing back role against the newly promoted QPR, according to the Daly Mail. Much has been made of the young left …

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Tactics: How Manchester United Will Line Up After Summer Splurge

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal kept the United faithful waiting all summer, with many having begun to lose faith in the Dutchman’s powers,  but in the end he delivered an impressive cohort of recruits to whet the appetite. The big names bagged, especially Angel di Maria and Radamel Falcao, send out a powerful message that United are a still …

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Ins And Outs: Manchester United Splash Cash But Defence Is A Worry

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This summer Manchester United have spent over £140 million to strengthen Louis Van Gaal’s flailing United side. Here we review how the Old Trafford side have done in their business of offloading as well as recruiting for the season. _____ Ins Radamel Falcao. Where else could one possibly start? Manchester United have signed one of Europe’s hottest goalscoring talents and all at the …

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Post-Mortem Continues: Manchester United v Swansea Talking Points

The post-mortem continues as we reflect on Manchester United’s disastrous start to this year’s Premier League campaign, a  2-1 loss at home to Swansea.  1. Lack of pace in attack One of the main problems last year for David Moyes was the lack of pace to stretch teams in behind. With Danny Welbeck the only United attacker who showed he was capable …

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Premier League’s Five Biggest Summer Transfers

As the transfer window nears its conclusion, Andrew Dolan discusses the five biggest Premier League acquisitions thus far. 1. Diego Costa to Chelsea – £32.5m  The 2012/13 season for Atletico Madrid will be remembered largely for three things; a Europa League win, the crazy but charismatic Diego Simeone and the best centre forward in the world, Radamel Falcao. When Falcao …

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Woodward & Manchester United Face Make-Or-Break Month

While Manchester United fans were excited by the belief that the early summer signings of Luke Shaw and Ander Herrera were the first of a batch of much-needed top quality recruits to bolster the squad, recent developments have made those same supporters a little twitchy. The reports this week that Arturo Vidal – the dynamic box-to-box midfielder that fans believe …

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Manchester United Struggling To Land Big Signings

Manchester United boss Louis Van Gaal is still looking to land some marquee signings this summer, but is finding his negotiating position weakened by last season’s disastrous showing under predecessor David Moyes. The new Manchester United boss, Louis Van Gaal, will try to assure potential new recruits that United are still one of Europe’s big clubs and that last season’s fiasco …

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James Rodriguez To Manchester United?

£63 million for one of the stars of this summer’s World Cup is the figure being touted to bring James Rodriguez to the Premier League, according to the Daily Express. The fee being mooted is certainly a substantial sum of money for any of the world’s top clubs to pay out. Although Rodriguez has played regularly for Monaco in Ligue 1, scoring …

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Weekly Transfer Talk: Manchester United Making Moves

Manchester United finally completed a deal for Athletic Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera yesterday, despite the Basque club suggesting they had rejected United’s approach on Thursday morning. The Spanish u-21 player arrives at Old Trafford for a fee of £28.5million, and it looks as though he will be the first of many acquisitions. Southampton’s Luke Shaw also completed a move to …

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Manchester United Close In On Spaniard

Manchester United are edging ever closer to completing a deal for Athletic Bilbao’s midfield maestro Ander Herrera, writes Steven Parkhill. Last summer, Manchester United’s manager at the time David Moyes was interested in bringing Basque midfielder Ander Herrera to Old Trafford. However, the move ended in  farce. Reports emerged on deadline day of three people, said to be representing United, managing to get into the …

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Tuesday’s Transfer Gossip – Manchester United

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It has the potential to be the biggest transfer window in Manchester United’s history. The club have been linked with a host of players and now that the World Cup has started, the rumour mill has spiraled out of control. Here are the latest players that are being linked with moves to Old Trafford. Ander Herrera Herrera was part of a big …

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