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Ed Woodward: Premier League May Lose Final Champions League Spot

The Premier League clubs find themselves in danger of having just three places in the Champions League from next season. Manchester United chief Ed Woodward has expressed his that fear the Premier League could lose its fourth Champions League spot. If English clubs continue to perform poorly in Europe, their UEFA coefficient is in serious jeopardy of falling to such an extent. Woodward spoke following the …

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Manchester United Willing To Pay Record Fee For Premier League Striker

Manchester United are ready to ‘step up their bid’ for Tottenham star Harry Kane, according to reports.  The north London native attracted interest across the globe last season due to his breakthrough campaign, which saw him net 31 goals in all competitions. Kane’s found the target tougher to hit in the early stages of the season but Louis van Gaal, and most other managers, will still …

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Bayern Chief Tells Man Utd’s Woodward To Stop Emailing Him About Striker Target

We’ve all had to deal with an irritating flurry of emails now and then, but we can see Karl-Heinz Rummenigge’s frustration when it’s a professional counterpart flooding his inbox.  The Bayern chairman has made a pretty straightforward, and not very common, request to Manchester United’s Ed Woodward, telling him to stop pestering him with emails, as he is not going to let go of Bayern Munich star …

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Barcelona’s Neymar Would Be ‘Open’ To Joining Manchester United [The Guardian]

What at first looked like an unlikely move is now beginning to snowball following rumours that Neymar would ‘be open’ to joining Manchester United from Barcelona.  The Guardian report, via sources close to the Brazil international, that Neymar is attracted by the history and size of United as well as the prospect of playing in the Premier League. United are apparently …

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REVEALED: Man Utd Would Have To Pay A World Record £137.8M To Sign Barca Striker

It has been revealed today just how much Manchester United would need to fork out in order to sign Barcelona striker Neymar.  The fee would smash the current £85.3 million world record fee paid out by Real Madrid to sign Gareth Bale from Tottenham in 2013. Neymar’s official buy-out fee is an eye-watering £137.8 million, according to the Daily Star Sunday. This certainly …

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Di María At Man United: A Wasted Year For Everyone Involved

He came in under huge fanfare. But Angel Di Maria will likely leave in a cloud of indifference. Here’s why. In stark contrast to his arrival just eleven months ago, the expected departure of Ángel Di María to Paris Saint-Germain has been greeted with shrugs of indifference by many. The French champions finally get the player they wanted last summer, …

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Ed Woodward Has Spoken On United’s Summer Transfer Plans

Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has spoken on Manchester United’s intentions this summer. Woodward was speaking to the press with regard to  the club’s latest financial disclosures when he gave some clues as to how The Red Devils will approach the coming transfer window. Woodward spoke positively about new manager Louis Van Gaal’s performance and stressed that this year has …

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Ronaldo Going Back To Manchester United In Two Years

Spanish football pundit Guillem Balague has predicted that Cristiano Ronaldo’s much talked about move from Real Madrid back to Manchester United will eventually happen, but not for another two years. The speculation about Cristiano Ronaldo going back to Manchester United is unlikely to let up anytime soon with a comment from football correspondent Guillem Balague, whose musings can be heard on …

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Phil Jones Injury: New Formation For Manchester United?

Colm Hayes discusses the potential change in formation that Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal may use this weekend as a result of the injury sustained by Phil Jones on international duty. No Manchester United defender has covered himself in glory this season, but Phil Jones has still been the most impressive. A hamstring injury picked up on international duty …

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Di Maria Won’t Be Manchester United’s Angel

After watching Manchester United struggle to draw with Sunderland and then crash and burn against MK Dons, it doesn’t take a genius to see that serious investment is needed. £59.7 million later, Angel Di Maria had been brought in and handed the legendary number 7 shirt with the expectation of changing the team’s fortunes. But Di Maria, while a wonderful …

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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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Kevin Strootman: Right Man For Manchester United Midfield?

Kevin Strootman, the Dutch midfielder who plays in Italy with Roma, is a wanted man. Manchester United reportedly put in a £30 million bid for the midfielder who is valued at £22.5 million. However, is he the player that United need in their midfield? Strootman is a 24-year-old who plays mainly as a central midfielder, but can also be utilised …

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Manchester United Prepared To Splash The Cash

Louis Van Gaal is set to be given significant financial backing for the remainder of the transfer window, following comments from Manchester United Chief Executive Ed Woodward. Ed Woodward has stated that there is no budget for Louis Van Gaal and spoke to MUTV hinting that they may even be prepared to consider breaking the world record transfer fee to …

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Arturo Vidal – Stay In Italy Or Head For Manchester United?

Arturo Vidal’s future is in his own hands as Manchester United look to make the Chilean star their third signing of the Van Gaal revolution. Juventus have previously responded to the speculation linking their star midfielder with a move to Old Trafford by stating that they would only consider selling if the player himself requested a transfer. And while currently …

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Manchester United’s Ed Woodward – The King Maker

With a lot of hype surrounding Manchester United’s next manager, it has almost gone unnoticed how influential their young CEO Ed Woodward has become. Clearly United are experiencing a difficult spell both on and off the pitch. Without Champions League football next season, United have been stripped of their elite status; damaging a global brand built and maintained on the …

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