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Smalling Extends Manchester United Contract Until 2022

Manchester United tied down centre-back Chris Smalling to a new three-and-a-half-year contract on Saturday with an option to extend the deal for a further year. Manchester United is delighted to announce that Chris Smalling has signed a new contract that will keep him at the club until June 2022, with the option to extend for a further year,” the club …

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Smalling: ‘Utter Frustration’ At United Flop Against Palace

Chris Smalling admitted that struggling Manchester United were utterly frustrated by their failure to beat lowly Crystal Palace. United are languishing off the pace in the battle to finish in the Premier League’s top four after their latest setback in a difficult season. After losing to arch-rivals Manchester City before the international break, Jose Mourinho’s team returned to action in …

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Manchester United Bid For Leicester Defender Harry Maguire [Report]

SAMARA, RUSSIA - JULY 07: Harry Maguire of England celebrates following his sides victory in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Quarter Final match between Sweden and England at Samara Arena on July 7, 2018 in Samara, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Manchester United have reportedly come to Leicester City with a bid for central defender Harry Maguire. Sky Sports news have claimed that the Red Devils have approached the Foxes with an official offer to take the England international to Old Trafford, alleged to be in the region of £65m. BREAKING: Manchester United have approached Leicester City over the sale of their …

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Manchester United Dealt Injury Blow As Defender Set To Undergo Surgery

Manchester United's Ivorian defender Eric Bailly (R) vies with Chelsea's Belgian midfielder Eden Hazard during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge in London on November 5, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNIS / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo credit should read ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Manchester United’s defensive issues have flared up again – and they now face the prospect of losing one of their most important centre-backs for an extended period of time. Eric Bailly, already missing since the beginning of November, is now set for a further spell on the sidelines after manager Jose Mourinho confirmed that the ankle injury that his plagued …

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Victor Lindelof Is Growing Into Manchester United Role

Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United side made a winning return to the Champion’s League with a fairly routine 3-0 win over their bogey side Basel. Back in 2011 the Swiss side played a major role in dumping United out of the competition. With the manager changing the whole back four on Tuesday night, fans could be forgiven a few nerves. Mourinho doesn’t see …

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Four Potential Virgil Van Dijk Replacements For Southampton

As Virgil van Dijk looks set to leave Southampton in search of a more lucrative challenge we’ve outlined four potential replacements for the Dutch defender. The sale of the former Celtic man is sure to free up funds for some necessary spending – and with that in mind, here are four defenders with Premier League experience who could come in and …

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Six Players That Have Been Criminally Underpriced This Summer

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Chris Smalling of Manchester United during The Emirates FA Cup Quarter-Final match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on March 13, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

Despite transfer fees spiralling out of control at a rate that would give most stockbrokers heart attacks, there are still some bargains to be had. Manchester City have led the way in terms of spending this summer, handing over more than £200m for the likes of Kyle Walker, Benjamin Mendy, Ederson Moraes and Bernardo Silva. The Walker and Mendy deals …

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Five Players Manchester United Have To Sell This Summer

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 29: Chris Smalling of Manchester United (12) celebrates with Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United as he scores their second goal during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth round match between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic at Old Trafford on January 29, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

There have been incessant reports in recent weeks about who Manchester United may look to sign this summer as Jose Mourinho prepares for his second season in charge. But, for the first time in years, the team does resemble a group capable of competing for the title. It is, of course, a big jump from 6th to 1st but with …

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