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Memphis Depay’s Absence From Manchester United Squad Has Been Explained And It Doesn’t Look Good For The Dutchman

Manchester United

Manchester United released their 21-man squad for their trip to Fenerbahce this morning with some notable absentees. Among those not included was Memphis Depay, the young winger who’s never really settled in at Old Trafford, and many were quick to suggest that this could be the beginning of the end for the former PSV speedster at United. Samuel Luckhurst of …

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Why Selling Memphis Depay Would Be A Huge Mistake For Manchester United

Manchester United

Manchester United are a team know for bringing through young talented players. This season alone has seen Jesse Lingard, Timothy Fosu Mensah, Cameron Borthwick-Jackson, Donald Love, James Weir, Guillermo Varela and Marcus Rashford all make their mark at Old Trafford. While having one of the most renowned academies in world football, Manchester United also sign some of the best upcoming …

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Louis Van Gaal’s Pre-PSV Press Conference

We round up what Louis Van Gaal had to say in today’s press conference before United’s clash with PSV at Old Trafford. With Group B in the Champions League finely poised, Manchester United cannot afford to slip up on Wednesday night against Dutch side PSV Eindhoven. The Rood-witten defeated United in the return fixture in September, but trail the Red Devils by a point, as do …

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Memphis Hails Positive Influence Of Ryan Giggs

Relieved Manchester United forward Memphis has hailed assistant manager Ryan Giggs’ role in his resurgence-of-sorts after a difficult spell. The sometimes abrasive manner of Memphis has dogged his start to life at Old Trafford – even prompting Giggs himself to give the youngster a dressing down. Man United manager Louis van Gaal also expressed concern. Memphis scored United’s first goal in yesterday’s 2-1 …

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Louis van Gaal’s Post-Watford Win Reaction: Utd Showed “Amazing Spirit”

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal praised his side’s “amazing spirit” after a stoppage time winner to beat Watford 2-1. The win took the Red Devils to the top of the Premier League, if only temporarily. Memphis opened the scoring within 11 minutes, before Watford’s Troy Deeney looked to have earned a draw for Watford with a late penalty. Bastian Schweinsteiger saved the …

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Van Hooijdonk: Someone Needs To Be An A*****e To Memphis

The former Celtic star is the latest Dutchman to add his two cents regarding the Memphis situation. Pierre van Hooijdonk mas managed to concisely sum up the required approach to get the misfiring winger going again. In contrast to Co Adriaanse’s harsh assessment of the 21-year-old, van Hooijdonk claims that current United boss Louis van Gaal needs to channel the ‘hairdryer’ ways …

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Former Ajax Coach Claims Memphis ‘Must Be Corrected’

Former Ajax coach Co Adriaanse is the latest manager to show concern regarding Memphis. The troubled Manchester United winger has been labelled a “Peruvian pan flute player” (reference) who “needs to be corrected” on Dutch TV. Memphis has endured a difficult start to life at Manchester United, with boss Louis Van Gaal and assistant manager Ryan Giggs on his case in recent weeks, and he was …

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These Premier League Players Have Been Classed As ‘Overweight’

Premier League stars such as Branislav Ivanovic, John Terry, Memphis and Wilfried Bony could be deemed overweight by NHS standards. The Manchester Evening News have revealed a list of those Premier League footballers that are over the overweight threshold of the health service’s guideline of 25 BMI. The Body Mass Index (BMI) is calculated using height and weight. NHS guidelines state that if your BMI …

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Memphis Risks Repeating Angel Di Maria’s Mistakes Warns Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal has added to the mounting pressure on young Memphis. The winger has been warned to shape up or follow Angel di Maria out of Old Trafford, according to Steve Bates of the Sunday People. Argentinian star Di Maria signed a five-year deal with Manchester United for a transfer fee of £59.7 million, the fifth most expensive transfer of all time and the highest fee ever …

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Ryan Giggs Is Annoyed With Memphis, Warns Him Over Conduct

The assistant Manchester United boss has reportedly read the riot-act to the out-of-form Memphis. The 21-year-old winger has a solitary Premier League goal to his name, and his performance during and conduct after the 3-0 defeat against Arsenal at the Emirates last week prompted the telling off from Giggs. According to Steve Bates in the Sunday People, the talk was necessitated due to speculation …

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