Manchester United Rumors & News

  • Jose Mourinho to Manchester United deal could be concluded Friday - source

    ESPN FC "Jose Mourinho has agreed to become manager of Manchester United, according to Press Association Sport, though the deal will not likely be concluded until Friday, a source close to the negotiations has told ESPN FC. Sky Sports News reported at around 5:20 p.m. GMT Thursday that Mourinho, who had..." May 26

  • Jose Mourinho wants to pay £60million for reunion with Willian at Manchester United

    The Sun "Willian, a rare Chelsea success story last season, was Mourinho’s star man before the Portuguese got the sack in December. He was also named the fans’ Player of the Year and players’ Player of the Year. Mourinho signed Willian from Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala for £30million three years ago..." May 26

  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic wants £220,000-a-week to join Manchester United

    The Guardian "Zlatan Ibrahimovic has told Manchester United he is keen to join them but wants €15m (£11.3m) per season to do so. José Mourinho is considering making a concrete offer for the out-of-contract 34-year-old but has not made a final decision yet. Reports that Ibrahimovic, who is leaving Paris..." May 26

  • Jose Mourinho phones Gonzalo Higuain's brother: He wants Chelsea target at Man United

    Daily Star "That's the claim of Italian transfer guru Emanuele Giulianelli. The Argentine striker worked with Mourinho at Real Madrid and could be on course for a reunion at Manchester United. Mourinho is understood to have agreed personal terms to become United’s new manager - with only a hiccup over..." May 26

  • Mourinho targets four Manchester United signings

    Manchester Evening News "Jose Mourinho wants to sign at least four players during his first summer transfer window in charge of Manchester United . Mourinho's appointment as Louis van Gaal 's replacement is expected to be confirmed later this week and M.E.N. Sport understands the Portuguese has informed United of four..." May 26

  • Man Utd to battle Arsenal for Barcelona star

    The Express "The Barcelona midfielder has two years left to run on his contract, but reports suggest he could leave the Nou Camp in the transfer window. Mascherano is said to have a release clause of €100million (£76m) but a host of top clubs are interested in signing him. Spanish publication Mundo..." May 26

  • Jose Mourinho's arrival at Man United means they can land Cristiano Ronaldo for £80m

    Daily Star "And The Sun say that the Real Madrid superstar will be returning to Old Trafford if United meet the La Liga giants' asking price. Now he has star client Mourinho in position at United he can grease the wheel of business and make himself some serious cash. He is also Ronaldo's agent and could..." May 25

  • Jose Mourinho ready to make free agent Zlatan Ibrahimovic his first signing

    Daily Mail "Jose Mourinho will be named Manchester United manager in the next 48 hours and is determined to make Zlatan Ibrahimovic his first signing at Old Trafford. Ibrahimovic is a free agent after leaving Paris Saint-Germain but would still demand an £8million signing-on fee, spread over a two-year..." May 25

  • Jose Mourinho agrees Manchester United personal terms on three-year contract at Old Trafford

    Daily Mirror "It is understood personal terms have been agreed between Jose Mourinho and Manchester United, who need to finalise issues such as image rights before the deal can be formally announced. United were hopeful of making an announcement to confirm Mourinho's appointment on Wednesday, but the complex..." May 25

  • Jose Mourinho faces first Man Utd battle for John Stones and Nemanja Matic

    The Telegraph "Jose Mourinho faces a battle to avoid an early blow in the transfer market as Manchester United’s new manager with Manchester City and Barcelona emerging as favourites to sign John Stones. And Mourinho will fail in any bid to sign midfielder Nemanja Matic from former club Chelsea, despite the..." May 25

  • De Gea happy to stay at Manchester United under Mourinho

    Manchester Evening News "David de Gea is happy to continue at Manchester United under Jose Mourinho next season despite concerns over Juan Mata 's future. M.E.N. Sport understands De Gea is focused on striking a better rapport with Mourinho than his predecessor, Louis van Gaal, whom excluded De Gea from United's first..." May 25

  • Eric Cantona: ‘I love José Mourinho but he is not Manchester United’

    The Guardian "ric Cantona turned 50 on Tuesday and is still doing what he has always done best: playing the part of Eric Cantona to a T. For Manchester United fans still digesting the end of the soured Louis van Gaal era and the imminent arrival of José Mourinho, he has a simple diagnosis of what has gone..." May 25

  • Ryan Giggs to be offered Manchester United Under-21s job

    The Sun "Current second-team manager Warren Joyce could be on his way out after being approached by Blackburn about taking the Ewood Park hotseat. New United boss Jose Mourinho has made it clear he wants to keep Giggs on as part of his new managerial team. But the United legend may see the U-21s..." May 25

  • Revealed! How Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal heard from Jose Mourinho himself it was over

    Daily Mirror "Louis van Gaal knew he was finished at Manchester United in a shock phone call... from his successor Jose Mourinho, writes David McDonnell. Van Gaal was finally sacked on Monday after two years in charge, with former Chelsea boss Mourinho set to replace him on a three-year deal. But it has..." May 24

  • Man United Uncovered: Louis van Gaal's £5m exit, Jose Mourinho to sign £15m-a-year deal

    The Express "Van Gaal said he was disappointed to have denied the chance to complete his three-year project at Old Trafford. But as his two-season spell in charge ended with a £5million pay-off, the Dutchman claimed he has left the perfect platform for his replacement Jose Mourinho to guide United into a..." May 24

  • England coach Gary Neville and Manchester City No2 Brian Kidd are shock contenders to return to Manchester United

    The Sun "The Red Devils want Kidd to ditch rivals Manchester City and become new boss Mourinho’s right-hand man following Louis van Gaal’s sacking yesterday. And the Portuguese also plans to sound out Neville about joining his backroom team. Kidd, 66, was former City chief Manuel Pellegrini’s No2 for..." May 24

  • Ryan Giggs ready to cut Old Trafford ties after Louis van Gaal is sacked as Manchester United manager

    The Telegraph "Louis van Gaal has been sacked as Manchester United manager, with the club bringing the Dutchman's two-year reign to an end on Monday but waited until 8.30pm before confirming it to allow him the opportunity to leave for his home in Portugal. Van Gaal led United to the FA Cup on Saturday but..." May 24

  • Louis van Gaal sacked as Manchester United manager

    The Telegraph "Louis van Gaal has been sacked as Manchester United manager, with the club bringing the Dutchman's two-year reign to an end on Monday. Van Gaal led United to the FA Cup on Saturday but it wasn't enough to save him after he failed to qualify for the Champions League and received criticism..." May 23

  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic set to take up shock role at Man United alongside Jose Mourinho

    The Express "ZLATAN IBRAHMOVIC will reportedly join Manchester United this summer as assistant manager to Jose Mourinho. Express Sport understands Mourinho will replace Louis van Gaal at Old Trafford next week despite yesterday's FA Cup final victory over Crystal Palace. Ibrahimovic confirmed earlier..." May 23

  • Paris Saint-Germain’s Marquinhos in talks with Manchester United and Barcelona

    The Sun "MANCHESTER UNITED and Barcelona are in talks with representatives of Paris Saint-Germain star Marquinhos, according to reports. The Brazilian defender has apparently demanded a move away from the French capital this summer after failing to break David Luiz’s partnership with Thiago..." May 23

  • José Mourinho targets John Stones in £150m Manchester United spree

    The Guardian "José Mourinho has identified André Gomes, João Mário, John Stones, Álvaro Morata, Mauro Icardi and Ezequiel Garay as summer targets for Manchester United as part of an anticipated minimum £150m spend. The Portuguese’s imminent replacement of Louis van Gaal as manager will lead to major surgery..." May 23

  • Manchester United paid Jose Mourinho £4m to stay away from rivals

    Daily Mail "Jose Mourinho was paid a staggering £4million by Manchester United not to take a job elsewhere while they decided the future of Louis van Gaal. An agreement was reached midway through the season to give United the option of bringing him in if Van Gaal failed to meet their targets. Sportsmail..." May 23

  • Man United and Chelsea dealt massive blow as Gonzalo Higuain will NOT be making a switch in the summer

    The Sun "MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea have been dealt a massive blow as Gonzalo Higuain will NOT be making a Premier League switch in the summer. The world’s in-form striker, 28 — fresh from his incredible season at Serie A’s second-placed team Napoli — has flown to France to open talks with Paris..." May 23

  • Van Gaal says 'it's over' amid reports Mourinho will be manager

    The Score "Louis van Gaal's time as manager of Manchester United appears to be coming to an end after telling reporters "it's over" as he left the team's hotel Sunday. The cryptic comment comes a day after the team's FA Cup triumph was overshadowed by reports that United will appoint former Chelsea..." May 22

  • Manchester United home in on £30million Sevilla midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak

    The Sun "MANCHESTER UNITED are ready to swoop for Grzegorz Krychowiak after missing out on Renato Sanches. Krychowiak is a £30million target following his stunning performances for Sevilla and helping them win the Europa League. United have been looking to strengthen in central midfield regardless of..." May 22

  • Mourinho will replace Van Gaal as the new Man United manager

    AS "Manchester United are set to announce that a three-year deal has been brokered to make José Mourinho the new first team manager. The Old Trafford hierarchy is expected to issue a statement following today's FA Cup final between Louis van Gaal's side and Crystal Palace. Negotiations between Ed..." May 21

  • Neymar analysing offer from Manchester United

    The Express "NEYMAR is still considering a move to Manchester United, according to reports in Brazil. United have long been linked with the Barcelona star and his father confirmed in February there had been a £145million offer made last year. "Manchester United is the side that offered €190m [£145m] for..." May 21

  • Arsenal will offer Alvaro Morata £155,000-a-week to beat Chelsea and Manchester United to his signature

    The Sun "ARSENAL are ready to smash their wage budget to beat Chelsea to Spain hitman Alvaro Morata. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger is desperate to sign a world-class centre forward to make sure his side win the Premier League title next season. And now SunSport understands Wenger is prepared to make the..." May 21

  • Louis van Gaal will be offered Man United director of football role to let Jose Mourinho take over as manager

    The Sun "LOUIS VAN GAAL is set to be offered a job upstairs at Manchester United opening the door for Jose Mourinho to be manager. SunSport understands the Dutchman will be given a director of football role at the club. That will see Van Gaal complete his three-year contract at the club and leave..." May 20

  • Everton set sights on former Manchester United goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini

    Daily Mail "Everton are interested in former Manchester United goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini. The managerless Toffees want to add to their goalkeeping options this summer following the departure of Tim Howard, who is joining Colorado Rapids. And 21-year-old Gollini, currently with Italian side Hellas..." May 20

  • Manchester United fear missing out on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang due to Louis van Gaal with manager's playing style

    Daily Mail "Manchester United chiefs fear they could miss out on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this summer due to the player’s reservations over Louis van Gaal. There are concerns within the Old Trafford hierarchy that the Dutchman’s much-maligned approach will prevent them from signing their top transfer..." May 19

  • Man United star reveals he’ll stay if Jose Mourinho replaces Louis van Gaal

    Daily Star "The veteran midfielder is understood to have decided to leave Old Trafford this summer and bring the curtain down on his brilliant career with United. Carrick is United's second longest-serving star behind Wayne Rooney but has not been offered a new deal. The former England international can..." May 19

  • Reece Oxford wants £40,000 a week at West Ham as Manchester United and Manchester City circle

    The Sun "The blossoming defender and the club are at a stand-off over a new three-year contract, although the England Under-19s star denies he has rejected any firm deal. West Ham are holding out on meeting Oxford’s demands in full but have made offered him a significant pay rise. Oxford, 17, has two..." May 19

  • Jose Mourinho told Manchester United job is his if Louis van Gaal leaves

    Sky Sports "Mourinho has confirmed Sky Sports News HQ's story from May 13 that he has no agreement in place yet with any club, insisting he is currently focused on "enjoying his life". When asked to confirm whether or not there was an agreement in place with Manchester United, Mourinho stated "with nobody"." May 18

  • Michael Carrick makes symbolic gesture in sign his Manchester United career may almost be over

    The Telegraph "It did not go unnoticed by some Manchester United supporters that Michael Carrick was accompanied on to the pitch on Tuesday night by his two children. Jacey and Louise Carrick were mascots for this re-scheduled game against Bournemouth, and as they walked out proudly alongside their father, it..." May 18

  • Manchester United's Marcus Rashford should NOT be in the England squad

    talkSport "According to the ex-England star, the 18-year-old has little chance of making the final 23-man party and would learn more playing for the Under-21s in the upcoming Toulon Tournament than he will training with the senior squad. Rashford only made his United debut in February and has just 16..." May 18

  • Jose Mourinho in shock talks with Paris Saint-Germain as Manchester United risk missing out on former Chelsea boss

    Daily Mail "Jose Mourinho is in talks with Paris Saint-Germain and could move to the French champions unless Manchester United act quickly. Mourinho is the prime contender to replace Louis van Gaal should United sack the Dutchman after Saturday's FA Cup Final. But Mourinho, 53 wants a deal agreed by next..." May 17

  • David De Gea future at Manchester United in doubt if Louis van Gaal stays

    The Telegraph "David De Gea is likely to stay at Manchester United this summer in the event Jose Mourinho becomes the club’s next manager. But the United goalkeeper’s future at Old Trafford will become much less certain if the club opt to keep faith with Louis van Gaal, whose prospects of seeing out the..." May 17

  • Man United scouts were at Sporting Lisbon match this weekend to cast eye over two midfield starlets

    Daily Mirror "Manchester United scouts were at Sporting Lisbon's game with Braga on Sunday to watch young midfield pair William Carvalho and Joao Mario. The Old Trafford club's representative in Portugal has spent most of the campaign following starlet Renato Sanches' progress but missed a first Benfica..." May 17

  • Man Utd target Andre Gomes looks certain to join Juventus for £40million

    The Sun "Gomes, 22, only joined Valencia outright in July 2015 for £11.5 million when he put pen to paper on a deal until 2020. The Italian international’s value has almost quadrupled to a whopping £40million after a brilliant season in La Liga. Juventus are thought to increased their interest in..." May 17

  • Police: Device at Old Trafford was left from training exercise

    The Independent "Manchester United’s final Premier League fixture of the season at Old Trafford was abandoned following the discovery of ‘an incredibly lifelike, but non-viable explosive device’ inside the stadium. Following a controlled explosion of the device - understood to have been a mobile phone taped to..." May 15

  • Manchester United abandon final game after suspect package prompts Old Trafford evacuation

    The Guardian "Manchester United’s final Premier League match of the season has been abandoned after a suspect package found at Old Trafford forced the evacuation of the stadium. Supporters in the north and west stands were told to leave shortly before the scheduled 3pm kick-off. A short time later, fans in..." May 15

  • Man United offered £60m Real Madrid star in move that would rock Premier League

    Daily Star "MANCHESTER UNITED have been offered Real Madrid’s James Rodriguez. But United might have to break the British transfer record again if they want the Colombian midfielder. Real value Rodriguez, 24, at £60 million, having signed him from Monaco two years ago for £3m more than that." May 15

  • Everton sound out Jose as United dither

    The Times "Everton have approached Jose Mourinho in an ambitious move to gauge the three-times Premier League winning manager’s interest in leading the club. Mourinho is top of a list of candidates to succeed Roberto Martinez alongside Southampton’s Ronald Koeman. Aware that the Portuguese’s preference is..." May 15

  • Manchester United clear favourites to sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic

    The Telegraph "Manchester United have emerged as the clear favourites to sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The 34-year-old striker has decided he finally wants a crack at playing in the Premier League and United are prepared to meet his demands. Paris Saint-Germain confirmed today that Ibrahimovic is leaving the..." May 14

  • Paul Pogba ready to snub Manchester United, Real Madrid and Manchester City

    The Sun "PAUL POGBA looks set to snub interest from Manchester City and United as he aims to become the main man at Juventus. The France midfielder is wrapping up another excellent season in Turin, where the club has claimed a fifth consecutive Serie A title. The former United academy star has been..." May 14

  • Man Utd to target Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund and Everton stars in squad overhaul

    The Express "THE transfer window is not even opened and three potential Manchester United targets have disappeared off the radar. Two of them, Renato Sanches and Mats Hummels, are joining Bayern Munich while a third, Poland international striker Robert Lewandowski, is being lined up for a move to Real..." May 13

  • Jose Mourinho gives Manchester United deadline: Two clubs ready to offer him top job

    The Express "JOSE MOURINHO has given Manchester United a June 30 deadline to install him as their next manager. Mourinho is growing increasingly impatient as he waits for United to make a decision over the future of Louis Van Gaal. He has been linked with the United job ever since his dismissal at..." May 13

  • Man United in talks with two world stars: Club chiefs open transfer discussions

    Daily Star "Starsport understand discussions are underway with representatives for both Raphael Varane and Joao Mario. Varane has fallen down the pecking order at Real and has struggled to hold down a starting place since Zinedine Zidane took charge. United big wigs have sat down to try and thrash out a..." May 13

  • Raphael Varane will only move to Man United if they appoint Jose Mourinho

    Daily Star "United have held talks with Varane about a possible £30m move. The France international has fallen down the pecking order at Real and has struggled to hold down a starting place since Zinedine Zidane took charge. But while he is open to joining United, the centre-back has made it clear he..." May 12

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