Here is a quick round-up on this week’s leading Manchester United news stories.
It has been a quiet week at Old Trafford as the Euro’s & Copa America dominate the world of football.
FIXTURE LIST ANNOUNCED
The fixture list for the 2016/17 Premier League has been announced. Our opening game see’s Jose take the boys to England’s South Coast where they will face Bournemouth. United’s first home game is against Southampton but all eyes will be on the first Manchester Derby which takes place on 10th September. Jose Vs Pep is sure to have us all watching. For a full run down head on over to the Official Manchester United page for more details.
At long last the dance is over and we have a sort of confirmation that Ibra will undergo a medical immediately after the Euro’s are over. He has reportedly already agreed personal terms and is looking forward to hooking up again with his former boss Jose Mourinho.
DAVID DE GEA STAYING PUT
De Gea has decided he wants to experience life playing for one of the world’s best managers. His release clause allowing him to join Real Madrid has now lapsed.
UNITED VS ALIENS
In the latest sponsorship promo United players Rooney, Mata, Young, Smalling and Blind star in a trailer for upcoming blockbuster film Independence Day: Resurgence. Similar to the previous tie ins for Deadpool and X Men Apocalypse, it see’s the players taking the place of actors as they battle an Alien threat.
After being linked with a move back to Italy with Juventus, the full back is now being touted as a possible target for oncoming Chelsea manager Conte.
The Borussia Dortmund star has been told by his club he will not be allowed to leave the Bundesliga club. Mkhitaryan has stated his preference for a move to United.
The Bordeaux sensation is rated as one of the best talents in French football. United have apparently tabled a bid for the young star.
Jose has been linked with a raid on his former club for the Spanish full back. Azpilicueta is thought to be keen to link up again with his former boss.
Other players linked this week include: Kante, Mahrez and Draxler
VALDES AND POWELL RELEASED
Ex Barcelona and Spanish International keeper Victor Valdes and Nick Powell have not been offered renewals on their contacts. We thank them for their contribution and wish them well in their future playing careers.
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