‘Manchester United need two deadline day deals’
According to the all time highest goal scorer of the club, Wayne Rooney, Manchester United need atleast two more deadline day signings to have a team which can compete for the Premier League title.
The Red Devils have been frustrated in their efforts to get deals done so far, but remain in the market for late moves.
Man Utd turn their attention to Kurzawa
Manchester United held a meeting on Wednesday to discuss the possibility of signing PSG’s Layvin Kurzawa, according to l’Equipe.
The report claims coach Thomas Tuchel sees the France international as his first-choice left-back for the new season, but states that a late bid from the Red Devils should not be ruled out.
It is said that sporting director Antero Henrique would not be against the sale of the 25-year-old, as PSG could reinvest the money in Juventus full-back Alex Sandro.
United are in desperate search of a defender as we expect at least one big signing coming today.
Boateng trains with Bayern amidst Man Utd & PSG links
Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng trained with the club on Thursday as speculation continues to swirl around his future.
The 29-year-old, who was a member of the German national team that won the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, has been linked with a move away from the Allianz Arena during this transfer window, with Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain both touted as potential destinations.
Man Utd need a striker, not a defender – Ince
Manchester United should have been looking for a new striker not a centre-half, says Paul Ince, with Jose Mourinho now facing further frustration on transfer deadline day.
The former Red Devils midfielder told the BBC: “I definitely think they need another striker as back-up to Romelu Lukaku – someone in a similar mould to the Belgian.”
‘Maguire is going to Manchester’
Claude Puel has poked fun at Manchester United fans by suggesting that Harry Maguire will be going Manchester – but only for Leicester’s game against the Red Devils at Old Trafford!
“I can confirm he is going to Manchester,” Puel told reporters in a pre-match press conference. “But only for two hours when we play there on Friday.”
With Manchester United desperate to sign players today, a whatsapp messgage has gone viral all over the world.
Godin rejects Man Utd advances
The Spanish club have rejected a bid for the central defender.
Diego Godin has rejected the chance to join Manchester United after the Red Devils triggered the defender’s release clause.
The Red Devils are in a desperate hunt to find defensive reinforcements ahead of the 2018-19 campaign and Godin became the latest name to be linked with the club, when it emerged that they had met the Atletico Madrid man’s €20m (£18m/$23m) release clause.
However, they will have to look elsewhere after the 32-year-old turned down their advances.
Mou ‘not confident’ of deadline day deals
Alas! Bad news for Manchester United fans! Jose Mourinho has ruled out any possibilities that the Red Devils could recruit some new faces this deadline day.
The Portuguese speaking before the match against Leicester City said : “I’m not confident. I’m not confident and the market closes today so is time at least for me to stop thinking about the market because the market will be closed.”
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