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Petit: “Griezmann will join Manchester United”
Antoine Griezmann will leave Atletico Madrid and definitely become a Manchester United player, says Emmanuel Petit. "I think he will come to Manchester United, definitely,” Petit told Soccer AM. "He has a great partnership with Pogba in the national team, they are very good friends as well. "He will bring goals, assists and his winning mentality as well."
Roy Keane: “Rooney to China? Madness”
Ex-Manchester United captain Roy Keane thinks it will be “madness” if Wayne Rooney leaves England to play in China. "No way Wayne Rooney should be going to China," Keane told ITV. "He can still play football at the top level in England, Germany, Spain, Italy. "Going to China? Madness. "He's 31 years of age, there's plenty left yet for Wayne Rooney to do in Europe."
Curtis Davies: “You can’t blame Rooney if he left”
Hull City defender Curtis Davies says he would understand if Man Utd captain Wayne Rooney decided to move to the Chinese Super League. "I guess he would like to stay at Man Utd and prolong his legacy," Davies told Sky Sports. "But when you get to the stage he has got to - he is England's and Man Utd's record goalscorer now - if he wanted a new challenge then you would not blame him. "And when they are talking about the money that is being offered, even for a man of Wayne Rooney's wealth, I am sure it would slightly turn his head."
Saint-Etienne 0 : 1 Manchester United – All Goals and Highlights
Saint-Etienne 0 : 1 Manchester United - Europa League Final Stage 1/16 - 2nd leg (the first match ended 3:0), Season 2016/17 Game Played on 22nd February, 2017 Kick Off at 17:02 (GMT) Half Time finished with scoreline 0:1 (Henrikh Mkhitaryan) Game ended after Full Time with scoreline 0:1
Martial loves United
Anthony Martial has revealed he wants to stay at Manchester United for 'as long as possible' amid reports linking him with a move away from Old Trafford. When asked about reports that he was ready to leave the club on loan in January, the Frenchman said: "I love this club, I love Manchester United, I love the Manchester United fans, they give me a lot of job and I really enjoy having them backing me. "I try to be as good as possible to make them happy, to satisfy them, What I want is to stay at this club for as long as possible."
Inter defender on several clubs radar
Arsenal, Manchester City, Manchester United and Real Madrid are tracking Inter Milan defender Jeison Murillo, according to calciomercato.com. City reportedly made an official offer for the Colombia international in January, which was met with negativity from Inter. It is understood Inter would like to extend Murillo’s current deal at the San Siro beyond its expiry in 2020. Note that Murillo has made 27 appearances during this season.
Tevez exit talks denied by his agent
Carlos Tevez’s representative has denied reports which claim that the Argentine forward wants to leave Shanghai Shenhua. The former Manchester United and Manchester City forward reportedly became the world’s highest-paid player when he left Boca Juniors to join Shanghai Shenhua in December. However, reports have suggested that adaptation problems and doubts over the future of the team coach Gus Poyet have prompted Tevez to look for a way out of China. These suggestions have been dismissed by his agent Adrian Ruocco, who told TN: “Tevez will not return from China, I do not know where that has come from.”
Man Utd eye Sao Paulo defender
Manchester United are keeping tabs on Sao Paulo defender Lyanco, according to the Daily Mirror. It’s understood Sao Paulo would be willing to let the 20-year-old Brazil U20 international leave, but only if a fee in the region of £10m is tabled. European heavyweights Juventus and Atletico Madrid are also thought to be interested in Lyanco, who holds a Serbian passport. Note that the fullback has made 24 appearances during this season.
Toni Kroos will not join Man Utd
Toni Kroos will not be joining Manchester United from Real Madrid this summer. According to Spanish football expert Guillem Balague, the 27-year-old midfielder is not thinking about departing the Santiago Bernabeu anytime soon. Recent reports are suggesting that United are ready to bid for the German international at the end of the season, however, Balague told Sky Sports that such a transfer will not take place. “I do not believe that is going to happen, I think that Kroos will stay, he is happy at the club and there is no more talk of that," said Balague.
Manchester United want to sign Real Madrid midfielder
Manchester United are ready to bid for Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos. According to The Sun, the Premier League side had the 2014 World Cup winner in their grasp in 2013/14 but Kroos opted for a move to Real Madrid instead. Nevertheless, the Red Devils head coach Jose Mourinho is ready to try and sign the 27-year-old Germany international again as the 54-year-old specialist looks to build his team again for next season. The move for ex-Bayern Munich midfielder comes as doubts continue to surface over Antoine Griezmann's £100million move to Old Trafford. The Atletico Madrid playmaker has been scouted by United scouts, however, the 25-year-old striker is waiting to see if they make it into the Champions League next season.