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United and Inter differ in Lukaku valuation

The possible departure of Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku to Inter Milan is on hold, after reports emerged suggesting that the two clubs are some way apart in their valuation of the Belgian striker. United are prepared to let the 26 year old leave Old Trafford for £75 million, the fee that they paid Everton for him when they signed ...

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Liverpool and United competing for Spanish left-back

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Both Liverpool and Manchester United are interested in signing left-back Junior Firpo who currently plays for Real Betis in La Liga. The 22-year old was born in the Dominican Republic, but has lived most of his life in Spain, and, qualifying for both countries, he has represented both at international level, although he has yet to win a senior cap. ...

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United could be stuck with Alexis Sánchez

Manchester United could be stuck with flop Alexis Sanchez for the start of next season, because all attempts to sell him have failed. Since transferring from Arsenal 18 months ago, the player has endured a torrid spell at United, scoring just 5 times in 45 appearances for the club. He has not scored for the club since netting the second ...

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United under pressure from Adidas over Pogba

Manchester United are under pressure from one of their major sponsors, Adidas, over the proposed sale of Paul Pogba. The club signed a major £750 million ten-year deal with the German sportswear firm in the summer of 2015 designed to help promote their famous brand in key markets such as Asia, as well as Europe and North America. However, Adidas ...

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United close to Wan-Bissaka deal

Manchester United are close to agreeing a fee for Crystal Palace Aaron Wan-Bissaka, with a fee of £55 million set to have been agreed, a fee which will make him the most expensive full-back in the history of the Premier League. The two sides have been locked in negotiations over the transfer of the 21-year old Englishmen, with United having ...

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United consider former Leicester man for Director of Football role

Manchester United are considering appointing Steve Walsh, the man credited with playing a key role in Leicester City’s Premier League success, as their next Director of Football. Walsh was credited with bringing the likes of N’Golo Kanté, Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy to the east Midlands club., before he left to take over as Everton’s Director of Football. That appointment ...

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United want Diop

Manchester United are interested in signing West Ham defender Issa Diop. United have identified signing a top-class centre back as a priority this summer, and they have already had a bid for Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly, worth £75 million turned down, with indications they will have to offer closer to £100 million to secure his services. They are also interested, along ...

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Rashford wage demands raise eyebrows

Marcus Rashford wants £300,000 a week to stay at Old Trafford. His wage demands are causing consternation at Old Trafford who are desperate to tie down the England striker to a new deal as they face the prospect of losing both David de Gea and Paul Pogba this summer. However, United face themselves in a difficult position, having allowed Rashford’ ...

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Juve hold Pogba discussions

Fabio Paratici, the Sporting Director of Juventus, has begun negotiations with Manchester United over the potential transfer of Paul Pogba, back to the club he left for a world record fee, at the time, of £93.25 million. That is according to Sky Sports who report that Patricio meet representatives of United at their London offices, and that discussions are a ...

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United identify alternative to Wan-Bissaka

Manchester United have identified Norwich City defender Max Aarons as an alternative if they are unsuccessful in their pursuit of Crystal Palace right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka. United have already had one bid turned down for Wan-Bissaka, rumoured to be anywhere between £35 million and £40 million, and are reported to be on the verge of going back to the South London ...

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