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Nicolas Gaitan

Manchester United Set to Complete £20m Deal for Nicolas Gaitan

Manchester United are emerging as front-runners in the race to sign 26-year-old Benfica midfielder Nicolas Gaitan. Manchester United seem to want to shore up their attack with the addition of the Argentinian. Gaitan played as an outside midfielder for Benfica in a 4-3-3 formation, even though he is listed as an attacking midfielder. He could be a… Read More »

Louis van Gaal

Key Areas Louis van Gaal Must Address at Manchester United

After a less than encouraging season for Manchester United, where the 2012/13 champions miserably failed to defend their title, finishing in 7th place, the upcoming transfer window will be of utmost importance for the red half of Manchester. Strong investment will be key as they look to revitalize a squad that lacks quality and depth… Read More »

Juan Mata

Barcelona Prepare Sensational £40m Bid for Juan Mata

Spanish sports daily AS are reporting that Manchester United star Juan Mata could be on his way to Catalonia, not even a year after signing from Premier League rivals Chelsea. Mata was signed by Manchester United in the winter transfer window from the London club for a record fee of £37.1 million. He has scored… Read More »

Louis van Gaal

Manchester United Appoint Louis Van Gaal as New Manager

Manchester United have officially announced the appointment of Dutch tactician Luis Van Gaal as the club’s new manager on a three-year deal. Both Frans Hoek and Marcel Bout are to also join as coaches and will try to reposition the club back to winning ways after a very disastrous 2013/2014 season. Van Gaal, 62, has managed… Read More »