Tag Archives: Manchester United

Man United players will learn their fates soon – LVG

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Manchester United players should discover later this week if they have a future at Old Trafford. New manager Louis van Gaal says he will sit down with his squad members on their return from the United States and inform them of their fate. The 25-man squad will head back to Manchester in the early hours of Tuesday morning, following the ...

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Van Gaal hints summer business over

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Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has suggested the club will not make any more signings this summer, claiming he may just give his current players a chance. The Dutchman has welcomed two new faces so far, though left-back Luke Shaw and midfielder Ander Herrera were both identified by his predecessor David Moyes. But although United are interested in both ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo refuses to rule out Manchester United return

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Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has refused to rule out a return to former club Manchester United, and has backed Louis van Gaal to impress. The 29-year-old joined Madrid in 2009 for a then world-record £80million, but has been linked with a return on a number of occasions, including last summer. Ronaldo has never previously ruled out returning to United, ...

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Champions League warning for Man United

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Manchester United’s world record £750m kit deal with Adidas will be cut by 30% if they fail to qualify for the Champions League in consecutive seasons from 2015-16. The German sportswear giant could also cancel the contract if the club get relegated from the Premier League. United failed to qualify for any of the European competitions this season after finishing ...

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Van Gaal ready for “difficult challenge” at Man United

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Louis van Gaal admits he faces a “difficult challenge” but insists he will do his utmost to restore glory to Manchester United. As the club’s new manager faced the media for the first time at Old Trafford, Van Gaal said he has realised within two days the magnitude of the club and the size of the task ahead of him. ...

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Van Gaal starts work as new Manchester United manager

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Louis van Gaal finally starts work as new Manchester United manager on Wednesday morning and will put his players through their paces as he gets to know the club’s Carrington training ground. The 62-year-old declined the opportunity to take a holiday after the Netherlands’s World Cup campaign and has instead decided to get straight down to business in Manchester, a ...

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Nike to end kit deal with Man United

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Nike is ending a 13-year deal to manufacture Manchester United’s football kit. In a statement, the American sportswear company said “the terms that were on offer for a renewed contract did not represent good value for Nike’s shareholders”. It is thought that either Germany’s Adidas or Warrior will replace them. Manchester United did not qualify for this season’s Champions League ...

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Man United unveil kit for new season

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Manchester United are the latest Premier League club to unveil their new home kit for the forthcoming season. The strip remains in the club’s traditional colours – red, white and black – with a new-look white collar. There is also a small label inside the back of the neck with the message ‘youth, courage, greatness’, which is said to signify ...

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Moyes “tempted” by new offers but may take a break instead

Sacked Manchester United manager David Moyes says he has “been tempted” by some very good job offers but may take a break from the game after his short reign at Old Trafford ended five weeks ago. The 51-year-old Scot, who lost his job on April 22 after less than 10 months in charge, says he has “moved on” from the ...

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