Should Man United fans be worried about RVP’s goal drought? 1 goal in 13 games…

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There is one certainty in football this season and that is that Robin Van Persie will score for Man United when they visit The Emirates on Sunday April 28th. If his current form is any barometer too it will be the Dutchman’s second league goal in 15 games. For after a blistering start to the season Van Persie has struggled …

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Breaking: Ferguson says Rooney will stay at United

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No great surprise this – given that there are very few clubs who could afford him – but Sir Alex Ferguson has reiterated that Wayne Rooney will be an Man United player next season. Fergie told the BBC “He’ll be here next year.You can have my word on that.” The Man United manager added “There is no issue between myself …

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Chelsea fans – do you have any sympathy for United and Fergie?Thought not…

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Simon Poulter of What Would David Bowie Do says what a lot of non United fans have been thinking all day. It would be dreadfully obvious for me to launch into badinage over Manchester United’s Champions League exit last night, but come on, there is surely nothing funnier than Sir Alex Ferguson in full-blown eruption, the hairdryer set to ‘Kill’. …

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Man United boss Fergie meets Wilfried Zaha – £15 million deal imminent

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It seems as if Sir Alex Ferguson might have shunned the odd glass of Merlot – or maybe something warmer – with AVB last night as he had other business to attend to. The Mirror is reporting that the United boss made a beeline for a London hotel to meet Crystal Palace’s highly rated tricky winger Wilfried Zaha. The Mirror …

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Arsenal and Man United to start talks with Wilfried Zaha this week

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The extended saga of the transfer of Wilfried Zaha from Crystal Palace to a Premiership club seems finally to be heading for a conclusion. According to Goal, both Man United and Arsenal will have talks with the player (Sky Sports News is also running the story) and that ‘Zaha’s destination is “50-50″ between United and Arsenal, with the final decision …

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Pepe Reina on his way to Man United? David Dea Gea heading for the exit door?

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Pepe Reina to Arsenal was a key story before the transfer window opened, but now it appears that the Liverpool FC Spanish keeper is interesting not just Arsene Wenger but Sir Alex Ferguson too. According to The Mirror Fergie is ready to sell David De Gea and buy a new goalkeeper this month with Liverpool’s Pepe Reina a target. Ferguson …

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Theo Walcott to sign new Arsenal contract. Wenger ends interest in Zaha, says Talksport

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Talksport has an exclusive, which if proved true, could be one of the hottest transfer stories in January. They believe that Arsene Wenger is about to make his first signing of the window – Theo Walcott. They say “Reports have emerged from the Emirates that the former Southampton winger is ready to agree a new deal, having had various requirements …

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Is Ronaldo really coming back to Man United? Can they afford him?

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The phoney war ends tomorrow and the 2013 transfer window finally opens. One story that is likely to rumble on throughout January though probably won’t reach any conclusion, revolves around the future of one Cristiano Ronaldo. According to The Sun the Portuguese striker has been making noises recently that he is unhappy with his lot at Real Madrid. He has …

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Robert Lewandowski on his way to Man United says German paper – but who is leaving?

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A pretty reliable source – German newspaper Bild – has claimed that Borussia Dortmund star Robert Lewandowski will join Manchester United this summer. Polish striker Lewandowski had an impressive Euro 212 and has scored fourteen goals for Dortmund so far this season. Sir Alex Ferguson also sees a major advantage in linking Lewandowski with his former Dortmund colleague Shinji Kagawa. …

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Spurs make the first move for Wilfried Zaha – but Arsene and Fergie are waiting in the wings

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Last night Wilfried Zaha added a few more pounds to his price tag. In the game between Crystal Palace and Huddersfield he scored the kind of wonder goal (watch it here) that will have Premiership managers drooling. It seems to have spurred at least one manager into action with The Daily Mirror reporting that AVB is about to hit Palace …

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More good news for United – Vidic is back for the Sunderland game. But for how long?

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If United have really missed one player this season it has been their talismanic captain Nemanja Vidic. While things look good for Fergie and the boys at the moment with that six point gap opening up against City and other would be rivals like Arsenal and Chelsea in disarray, the Reds clearly have some defensive issues to address. Vidic suffered …

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Now Fergie wants Zaha at United, and has a cunning plan to land him

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In case you hadn’t  noticed the transfer window is now just three weeks away and one player who is set to become one of the most in demand over that period is Wilfried Zaha. The Palace winger has long been a target for Arsenal and now it appears other premiership clubs are keen to land him too. Step forward Sir Alex Ferguson who not only has a £10 million bid …

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