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Bournemouth v Manchester United: Confirmed Lineups, Mata Starts

BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Simon Francis of Bournemouth and Nick Powell of Manchester United compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Manchester United at Vitality Stadium on December 12, 2015 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

The José Mourinho era at Manchester United begins in anger this afternoon as they begin their Premier League campaign at Bournemouth. Today’s game also sees Zlatan Ibrahimovic finally appear in the Premier League, with £30m defender Eric Bailly also making his league debut. Here’s today’s team to face Bournemouth… #MUFC #BOUMUN pic.twitter.com/et9IZdje2c — Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 14, 2016 Mourinho makes …

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Portuguese Star Defender Claims He Would Be “Flattered” To Join Manchester United

Manchester United are in need of defensive cover. Although the signing of Eric Bailly will no doubt strengthen Manchester United’s defence, some would argue that they need to add depth in that area before the transfer window closes. However, despite being linked with moves for a number of defenders throughout the summer, nothing concrete has developed since the arrival of Bailly. …

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Zlatan Ibrahimović Hints At Longer Manchester United Stay

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United in action during The FA Community Shield between Leicester City and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on August 7, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Despite the fact that he has only been at Manchester United for around six weeks, Zlatan Ibrahimović has suggested that he may stay at Old Trafford beyond his current contract. The 34-year-old striker has made an instant impact since signing for Man United in the summer, scoring the winner in last weekend’s 2-1 Community Shield victory against Leicester City. The initial …

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Manchester United Lay Down Transfer Warning To José Mourinho [ESPN]

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Manager of Manchester United, Jose Mourinho watches on during The FA Community Shield match between Leicester City and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on August 7, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Having spent almost £150m this summer, Manchester United’s transfer expenditure is second only to their rivals City in the transfer window. The free transfer signing of Zlatan Ibrahimovic aside, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Eric Bailly were recruited at almost £30m each, while the club recently broke the world transfer record to re-sign Paul Pogba from Juventus. According to ESPN’s Miguel Delaney, that …

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Five Questions For Manchester United Ahead Of The New Season

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Jose Mourinho begins his new era with Manchester United away to Bournemouth this Sunday, and surrounded by numerous high-profile signings, enters the lions den with the intent of winning the league. A sturdy pre-season in which a 4-1 humbling by Borussia Dortmund was the only major setback, Mourinho returns to the Premier League with critics to answer and a reputation …

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Opinion: Manchester United Will Succeed Under José Mourinho

You will clearly spot Manchester United fans today as they go about their business. They’ll be the ones grinning from ear to ear after yesterday’s events at Wembley and with the end also in sight of one of the most prolonged transfers ever, it is finally good to be a United fan once again. The imminent return of Paul Pogba to Old Trafford is …

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Watch: Pogba Posts Brilliant Instagram Video To Celebrate United Move

Paul Pogba

Paul Pogba is clearly over the moon with his transfer to Manchester United. Just minutes after his medical with the Red Devils was announced, Pogba resurfaced on social media. However, in a sly move it was through the Instagram account of Atletico Madrid star and Pogba’s international teammate Antoine Griezmann. In the video, Griezmann initially appears before switching the focus …

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How Didier Drogba Convinced Eric Bailly To Join Manchester United

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Eric Bailly had a feature interview with the Times this weekend, and he revealed that one of the greatest players in Chelsea’s history convinced him to turn down Manchester City in favour of Manchester United. Bailly joined United from Villareal for a £30 million fee in early June, becoming Jose Mourinho’s first signing of the new era at Old Trafford. …

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Manchester United’s Ten Most Expensive Signings Ranked

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 31: Wayne Rooney poses for photographs with a Manchester United scarf after signing for Manchester United on August 31, 2004 at Old Trafford in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)

With Manchester United reportedly willing to pay as much as £100m to re-sign French international Paul Pogba, that deal would emphatically smash their current transfer record. The current record stands at £59.7m, the figure paid to Real Madrid in exchange for Ángel Di María in 2014. While that particular deal did not work out, Manchester United’s record with spending large amounts …

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Manchester United Target Another Frenchman If Pogba Move Fails [report]

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While the world of football anticipates Paul Pogba’s move to Manchester United, Jose Mourinho has a back up plan in place should the £100m move fail to go through. According to the Metro, via Le 10 Sport, Manchester United’s are examining an alternative French midfielder should their £100,000,000 move for Paul Pogba collapse. Although United are said to have agreed …

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