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Lindelof in line for contract extension

Manchester United’s Swedish defender Victor Lindelof is in line for a lucrative new contract which will see him effectively double his wages. A £30 million summer signing from Benfica, he had a shaky start to his United career, and was in and out of the side. And, earlier in the summer, he was even linked with a move away to ...

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Why United did not sign Bruno Fernandes

Manchester United were heavily linked throughout the summer window with a move for Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes. Yet, in the end they decided not to pursue their interest in the Portuguese international, and now the main reason has emerged, Whilst Fernandes style of play offered goals in midfield, United scouts did not feel that his style fitted how United ...

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United fans take to social media to express discontent

Manchester United fans, unhappy with the club’s transfer business, have taken to social media to express their discontent. Over the summer the club spent £140 million on new signings in the form of Harry Maguire, Daniel James, and full-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka. They have also managed to hold on to Paul Pogba and David de Gear. However, they sold Romello Lukach ...

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Spurs may hijack bid for Fernandes

Tottenham have enquired about the availability of Sporting Lisbon captain Bruno Fernandes, and could be about to hijack Manchester United’s proposed deal for the player. According to Portuguese news reports Spurs sent two club officials to Lisbon to discuss a possible deal, although they have yet to meet Sporting’s formal £64 million valuation for the player. Manchester United have been ...

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United close to securing Fernandes deal

Manchester United are close to agreeing a deal to sign Sporting Lisbon captain Bruno Fernandes after the Portuguese side accepted a £62 million (€70 million) bid for the midfielder.   Discussions over the proposed move have rumbled on throughout the summer, delayed in part by United’s preferred transfer policy of focussing on one transfer deal at a time. However, with ...

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United set to miss out on Fernandes

Manchester United risk losing out on Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes. That is according to The Sun who report that there is an internal split at the club, with the Board not prepared to back Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s valuation of the player. The Norwegian believes he is worth the £70 million price tag that the Portuguese side has slapped on ...

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Fernandes agrees personal terms with United

 Bruno Fernandes has agreed personal terms with Manchester United and is set to become the club’s third signing of the summer transfer window. That is according to the Mirror who report that the details were agreed on Monday between United officials and representatives of the player, clearing the way for the deal to be finalised, although no fee has yet ...

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Arsenal in talks with free agent Yacine Brahimi

Arsenal are in talks to sign former Porto midfielder Yacine Brahimi who is a free agent after leaving the Portuguese club. The Algerian international, who can play either as an attacking midfielder or as a winger joined Porto in 2014 from La Liga side Granada, and went on to make 209 appearances for them, scoring 53 goals Last season was ...

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United look to add more signings

Having finally sealed the transfer of Aaron Wan-Bissaka from Crystal Palace to add to the earlier acquisition of Daniel James from Swansea, Manchester United are now turning their attention to their other summer targets. Top of their immediate shopping list are midfielders Sean Longstaff and Bruno Fernandes, and they are confident that they can get both without serious competition for ...

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Liverpool sell Camacho to Sporting

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Liverpool have sold fringe player Rafael Camacho to Sporting Lisbon for £5 million, plus up to £2 million of add-on based on league and European success. They have also negotiated a buy-back option, and a 20% sell-on clause. Lisbon-born Camacho, who began his youth career with Sporting, joined the Manchester City academy system, before making the switch in 2016 to ...

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