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Two Calamitous Moments Overshadow Monumental Manchester United Achievement

MIDDLESBROUGH, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: United player Antonio Valencia runs in the third United goal during the Premier League match between Middlesbrough and Manchester United at Riverside Stadium on March 19, 2017 in Middlesbrough, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Manchester United today became the first team to achieve 600 Premier League victories by beating Middlesbrough 3-1. However, fans aren’t talking about that. Instead, they are talking about two calamitous moments during the match from Chris Smalling and Victor Valdes. Firstly, United defender Smalling made a complete hash of a back pass and turned himself into an instant GIF. As …

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Middlesbrough To Sign Spanish International Striker

BILBAO, SPAIN - MARCH 10: Alvaro Negredo of Athletic Club reacts during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16: First Leg match between Athletic Club and Valencia CF at San Mames Stadium on March 10, 2016 in Bilbao, Spain. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Middlesbrough’s summer business is set to continue this week as the club closes in on the signing of former Manchester City striker Álvaro Negredo. Talks have been ongoing between the newly-promoted Premier League side and Valencia over the past number of days, and the two parties are thought to be close to finalising an agreement which would see Negredo move …

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Former Manchester United Keeper To Join Middlesbrough [Report]

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Middlesbrough, back in the Premier League after a seven year absence, are spending their summer trying to sign the players that manager Aitor Karanka believes will ensure their return is not a brief one. Reports today in GazetteLive and the Guardian suggest the cub could be about to pull off a major coup by signing the three time Champions League winning goalkeeper, …

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Victor Valdes Hit With Harsh Discipline By Louis Van Gaal

The out-of-favour Manchester United goalkeeper has been threatened with a fine if he arrives at the club’s Carrington training base before the first team have left.  Victor Valdes has not played for the club since falling out with Louis Van Gaal in the summer. The Dutchman banished Valdes to the reserves after claiming he had refused to play in the Under-21 side last season. To …

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PL Club Could Provide Safe Harbour For Manchester United Cast-off

Newcastle United are looking for a goalkeeper to replace Tim Krul, who has been sidelined for the entirety of the season due to injury, and now they have their eyes on a lofty target as a stand in.  According to the Daily Star, Newcastle ‘have identified’ Manchester United outcast Victor Valdes as a replacement for Krul. Despite Valdes being cast …

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Manchester United Stopper To Be Allowed Leave If He Meets One Specific Condition

Manchester United’s wantaway goalkeeper Victor Valdes must adhere to one specific condition if he is to be released from his current contract.  The ex-Barcelona goalkeeper has fallen out of favour with his manager Louis van Gaal and being snubbed for the official first team photo this week has gone further to the assumption that Valdes won’t be sticking around for too much …

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Manchester United Close In On Deal For Goalkeeper

Manchester United are said to be close to agreeing a deal for Argentinian goalkeeper Sergio Romero after it was revealed by Sky Italia (via Metro) that he is set to have a medical at the club.  This story has been revealed in the wake of news that Victor Valdes looks to be on his way out of the club. If this …

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Victor Valdes Fires Back At Louis Van Gaal

This is certainly not part of Van Gaal’s philosophy… Following Manchester United manager Louis van Gaals public admonishment of second choice goalkeeper Victor Valdes at a press conference last night, the player in question has responded to the Dutchman’s assertions on Twitter. Van Gaal insisted that Valdes refused to play with the second team at Old Trafford last season, which …

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Spanish Free Agent Trains With Manchester United

Former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes is to train with Manchester United, the club have announced. The 32-year-old, a free agent after leaving the Nou Camp in the summer, will first continue his recovery from a torn cruciate ligament at United before training with the first team. A statement from the Old Trafford club said: ” Manchester United manager Louis van …

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Liverpool Set To Sign Goalkeeper

Liverpool look set to sign up free agent Victor Valdes following his recuperation from a knee injury which has kept him out of action since March. Valdes’ representatives and Liverpool are hopeful that a medical can take place sometime during the international break, with Liverpool confident of signing the ex-Barcelona stopper should he be deemed fit enough, according to Goal.com. …

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Liverpool Keeper Unphased By Valdes Speculation

Liverpool’s number one Simon Mignolet appears to be unphased by indications that the Reds are looking to sign Victor Valdes on a free transfer.  The rumour of Victor Valdes coming to Merseyside has been doing the rounds for a while now but Mignolet told the Liverpool Echo that if you are at a big club one must accept these kind of rumours. “If …

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Liverpool Look To Sign Free Agent

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is considering a move for Barcelona stalwart keeper Victor Valdes on a day where more news emerged on the club’s failure to land Radamel Falcao. The last thing football fans need now is more transfer speculation but that is what they will have to endure as The Star reports that Brendan Rodgers is keen on snapping up Victor …

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Liverpool in Talks To Sign Ex-Barcelona Man, Departures Imminent

According to the Daily Mail, Liverpool are in talks to sign former Barcelona keeper Victor Valdes on a free transfer as the former Barcelona keeper is now a free agent. The 32-year-old Catalan suffered a cruciate knee ligament injury in March and is not expected to be fit until December. The former Barcelona man would offer Liverpool a vast amount of experience having …

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Weekly Transfer Talk: Cesc Fabregas back in London

Colm Hayes is here to take us through the week’s transfer rumours and done deals from across Europe. Easily the most talked about player in transfer terms this week is Cesc Fabregas, and he has finally made his move to Chelsea to end the first of what will surely be many transfer sagas this summer. With the Fabregas deal in the …

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