David Moyes – “This is the best league in the world”

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Former Everton and Manchester United manager, David Moyes in controversial fashion has revealed he believes La Liga is better than the Premier League. The Scot, having just signed for Real Sociedad this week, has managed in the Premier League for 16 years but still insists the Spanish league is better. According to BBC Sport, Moyes rejected offers to manage in the …

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Manchester United Update – Sir Alex has his say on Van Gaal

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Former Manchester United boss, Sir Alex Ferguson has delivered his verdict on successor, Louis Van Gaal’s time in charge thus far at Old Trafford. Van Gaal has big boots to fill. Sir Alex guided United to 38 trophies in just 26 years, an incredible record, one which will be looming over the Dutchman like a dark cloud. Nevertheless, Van Gaal …

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What is happening to Manchester United?

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Louis Van Gaal’s tenure at Manchester United has got off to the worst start, a home debut defeat to Swansea, an away draw at relegation tipped Sunderland and yesterday, Van Gaal saw his side overhauled by League One side MK Dons, 4-0. The ease of the victory for MK Dons will be worrying for Manchester United and Van Gaal. Despite …

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Wilfried Zaha about to undergo medical at Man United. Five and half year deal agreed.

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Sir Alex Ferguson’s ongoing campaign to snap up the best young British talent continues with the news that Crystal Palace’s exceptional winger Wilfried Zaha is to join the club. The player is said to be on his way to Old Trafford to undergo a medical after agreeing a £15 million move and a five and half year contract. It sounds …

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Arsenal ‘never in’ for Wilfried Zaha. Man United hold further talks with the Palace winger

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Man United’s chase of Wilfried Zaha seems finally to be reaching a conclusion with the BBC reporting that the two clubs are going to hold further talks today. The main issue appears to be whether Zaha will be loaned back to Palace for the rest of the season to help the side’s promotion campaign. Ben Smith of the BBC said …

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Arsenal update: Walcott contract almost signed, Kaka linked, Zaha saga rumbles on

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There isn’t a huge amount of Arsenal news this morning, but a couple of papers seem to have picked up on a story originally posted by London’s Evening Standard that Theo Walcott’s contract is with his lawyers and is waiting to be signed. The paper reports The contract is in the hands of lawyers and, although the exact structure of …

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Nani to Arsenal – apparently it is back on, but what about Zaha?

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If you thought that the Nani to Arsenal rumour was just the figment of an over active sports writer’s brain you might be forced to think again. The Mirror is today reporting that the United winger might be on his way to Arsenal as Arsene Wenger looks to strengthen his squad. Wenger has a bit of a dilemma about who …

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Good news for Man United – six of the last eight Christmas Premiership leaders won the title

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So which Premiership manager has Santa for good news for this year? It could have been so much better for Fergie. Well if United had sneaked a winner against Swansea and Mike Dean ruled out Gareth Barry’s last minute winner for City against QPR. But the United boss still finds his team four points clear of City at Christmas and …

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Robert Lewandowski is interesting Sir Alex Ferguson – summer move on the cards?

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Some interesting news this morning on Goal which is reporting that Sir Alex Ferguson, who has been reasonably quiet about Manchester United’s transfer plans of late, has lined up the highly regarded Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Lewandowski for a summer move. Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc recently admitted “the departure of Robert Lewandowski end of the season is a done …

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