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Done Deal: Manchester United Complete Signing Of Swiss International Starlet [Report]

Jose Mourinho has brought even more firepower to Old Trafford after completing the signing of Switzerland youth international Nishan Burkart from Zurich. The 16-year-old is United’s fourth signing of the season, having recently brought in defender Eric Bailly, midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan, and forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The striker will join up with academy head coach Nicky Butt and play for the club’s under-18 …

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José Mourinho Wants Manchester United Legend On His Coaching Staff

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 16: Rio Ferdinand of Manchester United applauds the fans at the end of the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Reading at Old Trafford on March 16, 2013 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Links to the past can be good for continuity, and new manager José Mourinho is looking to use part of Manchster United’s past to help shape the club’s future. The Mirror are this morning reporting that Mourinho is looking to recruit ex-defender Rio Ferdinand as he organises his coaching staff for the coming season. Former Manchester United players moving into the …

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Manchester United Part Company With Under-18s Coach In Academy Shake-Up

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 23: Manager Paul McGuinness of Manchester United Academy Under-18s shouts instructions from the touchline during the FA Youth Cup Final Second Leg match between Manchester United Academy Under-18s and Sheffield United Academy Under-18s at Old Trafford on May 23, 2011 in Manchester, England.

Wholesale changes are afoot, at all levels, for the Old Trafford club. This time the change is at youth level, as the club has announced that Under-18 manager Paul McGuinness, son of former senior manager Wilf, is to leave his position at the club after eleven years in that particular capacity. In a statement, executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward said: “Paul has been a …

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Ex-Manchester United Players To Gain Investment In Salford City

Manchester United’s Class of ’92, or in other words Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, Phil and Gary Neville, and Nicky Butt, are ready to sell 50% of their stake in Salford City to Singaporean billionaire Peter Lim. Lim who previously withdrew a bid to buy Liverpool in 2010 is aiming to acquire a 50% stake in Salford City and he is also close to agreeing a deal …

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