Jul 262014
 

Just days after Manchester United were heavily linked to Chilean wonder boy, Arturo Vidal – a move the star recently assured Juventus wouldn’t happen despite his uncertain future – another World Cup 2014 star is being linked to the Red Manchester outfit. According to the Spanish newspaper, Sport, Colombia star Juan Cuadrado is subject to [...]

Jul 262014
 

He is and will remain hometown hero Herrera, born in the Basque city of Bilbao in 1989, started of his soccer career playing for Real Zaragoza in 2004. Five years later, he made his Spanish top-flight debut in August, before moving back to his birth city to play for Bilbao in the summer of 2011. [...]

Jul 252014
 

This summer transfer, though only 65 days in, has already provided the football world with rabbit-out-of-the-hat kind of transfers with exorbitant figures being splashed; Alexis Sanchez to Arsenal for a fee in the region of 35 million pounds, James Rodriguez to Real Madrid for 60 million pounds and Luis Suarez to Barcelona for a fee [...]

Jul 252014
 

Just three seasons ago, Thomas Vermaelen seemed to be the undisputed defender at The Emirates, marshalling the back four with sublime prowess and a commanding presence. His partner in crime was an equally reliable side kick, Frenchman Laurent Koscielny – who joined from Ligue 1 side Lorient in the summer of 2010. A year later, [...]

Jul 242014
 

There seems to be continuity of sorts at Old Trafford. Just as Ryan Giggs, the then player-manager for Manchester United at the tail end of the season, gave an opportunity to teenager James Wilson, new manager, Louis Van Gaal did almost the same in the friendly against LA Galaxy. Wilson repaid Giggs’ faith in him [...]

Jul 242014
 

Arturo Vidal is no stranger to transfer gossip, having respectably featured in that column for three seasons running, with this one making it a quadruple. While it is often dismissed as just rumours, the culmination of the World Cup in which Arturo Vidal shone as well as the sudden departure of Juventus’ manager, Antonio Conte, [...]

Jul 242014
 

When Manchester United resurfaced their interest for Ander Herrera, many fans feared the worst – judging from the failed transfer embargo that made a mockery of United’s prowess in the summer transfer window. Nonetheless, Ed Woodward got it right and eventually, the 24-year-old unsung Spanish midfielder was brought aboard the precariously floating Old Trafford ship. [...]

Jul 112014
 

Media reports are again awash with rumours and speculations on the transfer of Edison Cavani to Old Trafford. Recently, it was widely reported that United were set to make a record breaking bid of £65 million for the Uruguay forward who is largely unsettled at Paris Saint German because he has had to play second [...]

Jul 092014
 

New Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is already making his mark on the club by making significant changes to the training regime ahead of taking over at the club. It is expected that Van Gaal will not be taking a holiday once his commitment to the Netherlands national team comes to an end after [...]

Jun 162014
 

Daryl Janmaat may have attracted the attention of Manchester United scouts after what has been described as a very impressive performance in the Dutch team world cup opening match against Spain.  Talking totalkSPORTS, Ronald de Boer said “Janmaat is a great attacking full-back. I see him a little bit like Dani Alves. He can go [...]