Manchester United ‘open talks’ for Barcelona star in January and more transfer rumours – Manchester Evening News

Manchester United have opened talks with Barcelona over signing midfielder Ivan Rakitic in January – according to reports. The Croatian has slipped down the pecking order under Ernesto Valverde, starting just one game in the league, leading to suggestions he could opt for an exit in January. Frenkie De Jong’s arrival and the form of …

Edwin Van der Sar open to Manchester United return in the future – Metro.co.uk

Van der Sar has been linked with a return to United (Picture: Getty) Edwin Van der Sar has admitted he is interested in a return to Manchester United in the future. United have put plans to hire a director of football on hold after months of searching, with Van der Sar reportedly a top target. …

Manchester United news: Harry Maguire blames poor club form for England defeat – Metro.co.uk

Harry Maguire is struggling with club and country (Picture: AMA/Getty Images) Manchester United defender Harry Maguire suggested that struggling in the Premier League had an impact on England as they lost to Czech Republic on Friday night. The Three Lions suffered a surprise 2-1 defeat to the Czechs in Euro 2020 qualification, after taking the …

Manchester United told only one player could save their season – Manchester Evening News

Manchester United should re-sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic during the January transfer window in order to fight back from their difficult start to the campaign. That’s according to former United player Clayton Blackmore, who believes the experienced Swedish striker is the sort of signing that his old club is crying out for. United have endured their worst …

Manchester United news and transfers LIVE Man Utd ‘copy Liverpool FC transfer strategy’ plus Pogba injury latest – Manchester Evening News

Sven’s row with Fergie Former England boss Sven-Goran Eriksson has lifted the lid on his explosive and expletive-laden bust-up with Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson over Wayne Rooney’s involvement in the 2006 World Cup. That the pair argued has been common knowledge for some years, though Eriksson has now revealed in detail to The …

Robbie Fowler reveals why Jurgen Klopp turned down Manchester United – Metro.co.uk

Klopp was offered the United job (Picture: Getty) Jurgen Klopp rejected Manchester United because he ‘hated’ their obsession with the commercial side of football. United’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has always overseen a lucrative business for the Glazers, but playing standards has dropped dramatically since Sir Alex Ferguson retired in 2013. Klopp was reportedly offered …