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Manchester United round-up: Serie A sensation “dreams” of Old Trafford move; Young discusses speculation; Ibrahimovic set for bonus

One of the most in-demand young players in Europe has given Manchester United a massive boost as Atlanta’s commanding 20-year-old midfielder Franck Kessie is quoted by the Evening Standard as telling fans at a meet and greet session that he dreams of playing for the club as he said: “I like the Premier League and in particular Manchester United, the club I …

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Three things we learnt as Manchester United secured an aggregate win over Saint Etienne

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Manchester United eased past a toothless Saint Etienne in Wednesday afternoon’s Europe League second-leg as Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s first-half effort saw them seal a 4-0 aggregate victory. Embed from Getty Images   Heavy favourites after their 3-0 win at Old Trafford last Thursday night, Mkhitaryan’s early goal got rid of any nerves the visitors may have had and gave United an …

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Manchester United round-up: Rooney decides on future; Brazilian wants move; Europa League win reaction

BBC Sport report that it is highly unlikely that Wayne Rooney will leave the club for China in the next few days, with his preference still to be to see out his contract which expires in 2019. His representatives had held talks with Fabio Cannavaro’s Tianjin Quanjian but they have not been fruitful. Embed from Getty Images   The 31-year-old is …

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Manchester United round-up: £30million move for Arsenal man; Mourinho addresses Rooney speculation; first option on Brazilian

The Mirror claim that Manchester United are considering launching a £30 million move for Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain with the England international growing frustrated by being played out of position or from the bench by Arsene Wenger. Embed from Getty Images     The wings are not an area in which United are lacking depth at the moment, but the club …

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Manchester United round-up: Move for defender blocked; striker reacts to interest; Shaw given hope

AS claim that Manchester United are preparing to try to bring Colombian defender Jeison Murillo to the club, alongside similar efforts from Arsenal and Real Madrid, with Inter Milan desperate to tie the 24-year-old down on a new deal to ward off interest from abroad in his services. Embed from Getty Images   The central defender is now in his second …

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Would signing this German midfielder propel Manchester United into the title race?

The Independent claim that Manchester United could be preparing to revive their interest in Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos only a few years after the Germany international turned down the opportunity to move to Old Trafford as he instead favoured a switch to the Santiago Bernabeu. Embed from Getty Images   The 28-year-old has become a key fixture in the Madrid side …

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Manchester United round-up: Main man set for five-year deal; interest in Madrid midfielder revived; Mourinho reacts to FA Cup draw

The Sun claim that Jose Mourinho is set for a new five-year contract as the club look for commitment with the Portuguese manager set to get assurances ahead of a £1 billion transformation of the squad over the aforementioned period. His current deal has two years left to run, with an option for another year, and he is in line for a pay …

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Three things learnt as Manchester United saw off spirited Blackburn in the FA Cup

Premier League Manchester United secured their place in the FA Cup quarter-finals after seeing off a valiant Blackburn Rovers side at Ewood Park on Sunday afternoon. Embed from Getty Images   Danny Graham’s early strike hinted that another shock result could be on the cards this weekend, but Marcus Rashford finished well as Jose Mourinho’s side recovered from going a …

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Manchester United round-up: Rooney could be sold next week; Italian striker linked; beaten to target by Liverpool

Wayne Rooney could be set to make his last appearance for Manchester United, if reports in the Telegraph prove to be correct. They claim that clubs from China believe that a deal could still be achieved before the transfer deadline for the Chinese Super League which falls a week on Tuesday. Jose Mourinho has hinted that the club do not wish to …

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Why this 21-year-old Manchester United attacker has proven he deserves a sustained run in the first team

Manchester United have been impressive recently and Jose Mourinho is cleverly managing his squad, with the club competing in four competitions. They have already reached one final this season, but that won’t be enough for a winner like Mourinho. He will want his side to be as successful as possible and although they are some way from competing for the …

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Three reasons Manchester United should fancy themselves as favourites for the Europa League

Manchester United last night continued their Europa League campaign with a commanding 3-0 victory in the 1st leg of their last-32 tie against AS Saint-Etienne. Currently fighting on all fronts for trophies, and involved in a tight battle to secure a top-four position in the Premier League, the secondary European competition could be seen as a distraction. Yet, considering the …

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