IAN LADYMAN IN DETROIT: The only positive thing about failure is that it gives you the opportunity to prove people wrong. For Manchester United, who face Real Madrid on Saturday in Ann Arbor, Michigan, there will be no shortage of motivation when the new Barclays Premier League season starts on August 16.
The gags about the Southampton exodus are in full flow, but manager Ronald Koeman doesn’t seem overly perturbed. In fact he looks cool as a cucumber, probably counting all those millions of pounds over in his head, as he contemplates what to do with all that money generated from player sales. Speaking after Southampton’s friendly […]
Pathological winner Louis van Gaal probably didn’t need to be told this, but just in case he was under any false illusions, the Manchester United hierarchy have made the situation clear regarding next season’s league standings. The Sun claim that Ed Woodward et al have made it patently clear to Van Gaal that he must […]
Sevilla’s Alberto Moreno looked to be all but tied up by Liverpool before the World Cup, but since then, the link had completely cooled off, with Liverpool turned off by Sevilla’s 20 million pound asking price. Liverpool had turned their interest to Chelsea’s Ryan Bertrand, who they believed they got get for half that sum, […]
BREAKING: England full-back Carl Jenkinson has joined #WHUFC on a season-long loan from @Arsenal #WelcomeJenko pic.twitter.com/UsSda414ci — West Ham United FC (@whufc_official) July 31, 2014 West Ham have secured a season long loan deal with Arsenal full-back Carl Jenkinson. With Mathieu Debuchy signing for the Gunners, along with Calum Chambers from Southampton, first team opportunities […]