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Taking The Temperature Of Manchester United Three Games In

Making observations based off one game and presenting them as fact is reactionary pulp. Especially when players and teams have anywhere between 37 and 50 games left, including cups, to rectify mistakes, build chemistry and become comfortable playing together. Two games in, and little more than guesswork is still the most prevalent manner of forecasting the next nine months of …

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Guillem Balague: Manchester United’s Real Madrid Target Is Staying Put

There has been one or two rumblings of a potential Manchester United swoop for Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale this summer, however the Welshman now looks set to stay put in the Spanish capital. According to respected journalist Guillem Balague, Bale is going nowhere. Does anybody honestly think Bale is leaving Madrid this summer? He’s not in case you wondered …

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Reports: Chelsea Agree British Record £69M Fee For No. 1 Midfield Target

Paul Pogba

Chelsea have agreed a British record fee of £69 million for Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba, according to reports.  Pipping Manchester United’s record-breaking fee for Angel Di Maria last summer, the Sun claim that a deal has been agreed to sign the 22-year-old midfielder. The tabloid also say that Juan Cuadrado, Oscar and Willian could potentially now go the other way. …

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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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WATCH: Proof Man Utd’s Rooney Was Not Offside vs Newcastle

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney has come under intense criticism in some quarters this season for what have been deemed below average performances, however in today’s game, a poor refereeing decision cost him potentially a game-winning moment.  With just seven minutes on the clock, United could – and should – have gone ahead against Newcastle at Old Trafford. As the ball …

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Chelsea Players At Fault For Worst PL Start In 17 Years Named By Mourinho

Jose Mourinho has not been ‘happy with anyone’ during the beginning of Chelsea’s title defence, including himself. The Blues boss has also specifically named some of the players at fault for their worst top flight start in 17 years, which includes a 2-2 draw against Swansea City and a 3-0 loss to Manchester City. Quoted by the BBC, Mourinho said: “I’m not happy with Branislav …

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Chelsea Boss Mourinho Took Just 60 Seconds To Convince Pedro To Sign

Who needs agents and negotiators when you’ve got Jose Mourinho?  The Chelsea boss has revealed that it took him just one minute to convince Pedro to leave Barcelona for Chelsea. Quoted by Sky Sports, the Blues boss said: “For me, it was one minute.” Mourinho went on to recite the conversation he had had with Pedro: “‘Is it true that you want to leave …

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Chelsea To Fork Out A Mammoth £100M For Everton & Juventus Youngsters

Chelsea are said to be plotting deals for two of Europe’s most talented young players before this summer’s window shuts.  According to the Daily Star, Chelsea are willing to break their £50 million club record fee for Fernando Torres in order to bring in Juventus’ Paul Pogba, with £60 million being Chelsea’s limit for last year’s Champions League finalist. The Serie A club …

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Chelsea Submit £39.2M Offer For Monaco Frontman Despite Pedro Signing

Chelsea have come in with a huge offer for young Monaco striker Anthony Martial despite having just signed Barcelona’s Pedro on Thursday afternoon. According to AS, the Blues have submitted a mammoth bid of £39.2 million for the 19-year-old, who has played just 51 Ligue 1 games and scored eleven goals. Chelsea had the Monaco starlet watched in their 3-1 …

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Stats Don’t Lie: Sadio Mané Is A Better Signing For Manchester United Than Pedro

Wayne Rooney

Apoplectic rage was widespread in many Manchester United supporting households on Wednesday after news emerged that Pedro would be joining rivals Chelsea. Things were only to get worse. After it was reported that Louis van Gaal’s alternative target was Southampton’s Sadio Mané, moods changed from disappointment to rage. How can you replace a World Cup and Champions League winning talent with …

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LEAKED: Manchester United’s 1990s-Inspired All-Black Third Kit

Manchester United’s 2015/16 third kit is set to be released at the end of this month. Ahead of the official unveiling, images of the new shirt have emerged online. The jersey features a striking design which harps back to the early 1990s with a unique pattern across the chest, inspired by the away kit United wore between 1990 and 1992 (pictured …

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VINE: It’s 20 Years Today Since Alan Hansen’s Bold & Very Wrong Prediction About Man Utd

It’s 20 years to the day since Alan Hansen made one of football punditry’s most infamous statements – for all the wrong reasons. At the beginning of the 1995/96 season, with Manchester United boasting young players like David Beckham, Paul Scholes and Roy Keane, the Old Trafford club started the Premier League season off disastrously with a 3-1 defeat at …

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Chelsea Weighing Up FOURTH Bid Of £40M For No. 1 Centre-Back Target

John Stones

We all know Chelsea are one of the most dogged teams in the Premier League but their determination in the pursuit of John Stones has matched the performances we’ve come to know from Jose Mourinho’s men.  Last Tuesday a third bid of £30 million for the England international was rejected and the Blues are now considering a fourth and final offer of …

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