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Five Talking Points Ahead Of Manchester United’s Pre-Season Tour

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 10: Midfielder Paul Pogba #6 speaks with and manger Jose Mourinho of Manchester United during training for Tour 2017 at UCLA's Drake Stadium July 10, 2017, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Manchester United touched down in Los Angeles yesterday for the first leg of an extensive pre-season tour that takes in seven matches across three countries. LA Galaxy are first up for the Reds on Saturday in the StubHub Centre before they face Real Salt Lake on Monday. The serious tests begin then as they come up against Manchester City, Real …

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Jose Mourinho Has Taken A Right Pop At Wenger Over Signing Alexandre Lacazette [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 05: Fourth Official Jonathan Moss comes between Managers Arsene Wenger of Arsenal and Jose Mourinho manager of Chelsea during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on October 4, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Manchester United and Arsenal both endured similar problems last season with the two giants of English football finishing 6th and 5th respectively. The two sides struggled to turn chances into goals and domination into victories and their finishing spots in the table belied the quality of many of their performances. A proven goalscorer topped the shopping list this summer for Jose …

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Manchester United Confirm Agreement With Everton Over Romelu Lukaku

HALEWOOD, ENGLAND - JANUARY 13: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Romelu Lukaku during the Everton FC training session at Finch Farm on January 13, 2017 in Halewood, England. (Photo by Tony McArdle/Everton FC via Getty Images)

Most had expected Manchester United to still be pursuing a deal for Real Madrid’s Alvaro Morata this weekend after weeks of intense speculation came to a head earlier in the week. However, a flurry of reports emerged on Thursday morning claiming a fee had been agreed between the Old Trafford club and Everton for 24-year-old Romelu Lukaku. That has now …

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Watch: Lukaku And Pogba Are Already Playing Five-A-Side Together In LA

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A flurry of reports emerged yesterday morning claiming Everton had accepted a £75 million bid from Manchester United for Romelu Lukaku. Later updates did contradict the claims but it does now seem clear that the Belgian powerhouse will be a Manchester United player by next week. He could even feature in the Reds’ preseason opener against LA Galaxy on July …

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Sky Sports Release Update On Morata’s Move To United And Rooney’s Departure

Morata United Rooney

With Zlatan Ibrahimovic having left Old Trafford when his contract ran out last week, how Manchester United’s frontline could look next year is anyone’s guess. It’s hard to imagine Jose Mourinho trusting 19-year-old Marcus Rashford to lead the line all season, so too with 21-year-old Anthony Martial. It’s become abundantly clear, meanwhile, that Wayne Rooney is no longer good enough …

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Jose Mourinho ‘Inrcreasingly Frustrated’ With Lack Of Man United Transfer Activity

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - MAY 24: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho looks on ahead of the UEFA Europa League Final match between Ajax and Manchester United at Friends Arena on May 24, 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Chris Brunskill Ltd/Getty Images)

All is apparently not well in the Manchester United camp, with manager Jose Mourinho becoming increasingly concerned about the lack of summer signings. According to Jamie Jackson of the Guardian, Mourinho has become anxious about the fact that, as of yet, only defender Victor Lindelof has arrived in a £31m deal from Benfica. In particular, Mourinho would have expected deals …

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Ivan Perisic’s Move To Manchester United Just Became Very Unlikely

Manchester United MILAN, ITALY - MAY 28: Ivan Perisic of FC Internazionale Milano looks on during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale and Udinese Calcio at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 28, 2017 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images)

Ivan Perisisic emerged last month as an unlikely primary target for Jose Mourinho as he prepares for his second season at Manchester United. The Inter Milan forward has been on the radar of football fans across Europe for a couple of years now due to his occasionally impressive performances for Croatia on the international stage but it’s fair to say …

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Watch: Zlatan And The Lion – Phenomenal Tribute Video To Ibra As He Leaves Manchester United

Zlatan

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s contract at Manchester United will run out on Saturday, July 1st and he’ll become a free agent once more.  The towering Swede was not without his faults during his short time at the club, he missed more chances per minute than any other striker in the league and arguably stunted the development of Marcus Rashford with his manager’s …

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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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Damien Duff: It Took Retirement For Me To Realise How Much I Love Manchester United

Manchester United YOKOHAMA - JUNE 11: Damien Duff of the Republic of Ireland celebrates his goal with Robbie Keane during the FIFA World Cup Finals 2002 Group E match between Republic of Ireland and Saudi Arabia played at the International Stadium Yokohama, in Yokohama, Japan on June 11, 2002. Republic of Ireland won the match 3-0. DIGITAL IMAGE. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Damien Duff remains one of the Republic of Ireland’s greatest ever exports to the Premier League but it could have even been an even more successful career, the Dubliner has revealed.   Duff had spells at Chelsea, Blackburn and Newcastle but almost joined the ranks of Sir Alex Ferguson’s Manchester United side alongside fellow Irishman Roy Keane. In an interview with …

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Great News For Man United As Antoine Griezmann Reportedly Tells Atletico He Wants To Leave

during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final second leg match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real Madrid CF at Vicente Calderon Stadium on May 10, 2017 in Madrid, Spain.

Antoine Griezmann’s purported £86m move to Manchester United may (mercifully) be a much less drawn-out affair than Paul Pogba’s was last year. Reports of the French international’s long-rumoured move to Old Trafford intensified last week when he rated his chances of joining the Premier League side as “six out of ten.” With Man United since having won the Europa League, thereby …

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United Fans Resigned To Losing Zlatan After Worrying Injury

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 31: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United stands on the ball and looks dejected after Grant Leadbitter (not in frame) of Middlesbrough scores the first goal of the game during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Middlesbrough at Old Trafford on December 31, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Zlatan Ibrahimovic was withdrawn from Manchester United’s Europa League game with Anderlecht on Thursday night after suffering a nasty looking injury. The Swede landed awkwardly on his right knee and seemed to do serious damage to that area. Screenshots of the incident emerged and it certainly doesn’t look good for the former PSG man. OUCH: Zlatan Ibrahimovic's knee after landing …

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