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Rooney breaks Sir Bobby Charlton’s Man Utd scoring record
Wayne Rooney has overtaken Sir Bobby Charlton at the top of the Manchester United goalscoring charts after scoring a last-minute free kick to earn his side a 1-1 draw with Stoke City. The 31-year-old striker has been waiting to move past Sir Bobby Charlton's record of 249 goals for some weeks. Nonetheless, he finally achieved it with a stunning set piece in the fourth minute of added-on time to deny Stoke. The Red Devils captain managed to rescue a point for his side with a sensational free-kick from the left-wing as Stoke seemed set to secure three points against United.
Mourinho: “David de Gea and Sergio Romero are not for sale”
Manchester United head coach Jose Mourinho insists David de Gea and Sergio Romero are not for sale. "What I can say is that I expect both to stay, because I think both are equally important," said Mourinho. "I cannot have a better goalkeeper than David, I cannot have a better replacement than Sergio. I cannot have a better professional than Sergio. "I want them both to stay. So, if there is something true in relation to Boca, I will try to stop it because I want Sergio to stay."
Chelsea want to sign Bayer midfielder
Chelsea are eyeing Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu. According to Fanatik, the London club scouts watched Calhanoglu in action against Cologne last month. The Blues have prepared a £15million bid for the midfielder him. The 22-year0-old joined Leverkusen from Hamburg back in 2014 in a £12.5m deal.
Depay: “Thanks for the memories”
Having completed his move to Lyon, Memphis Depay has taken to Twitter to thank Manchester United and some of his ex-team-mates. https://twitter.com/Memphis/status/822418098233999362 https://twitter.com/Memphis/status/822413828508053504 https://twitter.com/Memphis/status/822419356730740736
Mourinho: “Memphis Depay could return”
Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho thinks Memphis Depay could return to Old Trafford one day. The Dutch winger has joined Lyon for a fee of around £22m after making just one start under Mourinho The player will be presented to the French media as a Lyon player at 3.45pm today, but United have inserted a buy-back clause into his contract so he could one day be back at Old Trafford.
Shandong Luneng chase Man Utd winger
According to Sky Sports sources, Shandong Luneng are interested in signing Man Utd winger Ashley Young. But the Chinese Super League club are believed to be in no hurry to get the deal done because their transfer window is still open for another month. Young has not started a league game for United for more than two months. Shandong are managed by Felix Magath and they signed Graziano Pelle from Southampton last summer.
Boca Juniors want Man Utd goalkeeper
Boca Juniors are eyeing up a summer move for Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero, according to Sky Sports. The 29-year old Argentina international is back up for David de Gea at Old Trafford and has made just five appearances this season. But with Sam Johnstone at Aston Villa on loan until the end of the season, the Romero deal will have to wait until the summer as he's the only senior back-up goalkeeper available to Jose Mourinho.
Man Utd eye Ajax striker
Manchester United are eyeing Ajax young attacker Kasper Dolberg ahead of a possible summer move. Dolberg was spotted by John Steen Olsen, the same scout who discovered Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Christian Eriksen. The Red Devils have reportedly focused their attention on the 19-year-old striker having cooled their interest in Genk attacker Leon Bailey. Note, that he has scored 11 times in 26 Ajax appearances this season.
2017/18 3rd kits leaked, including Real Madrid and Man Utd
Months before the official presentation, a leak happened from Adidas to reveal the 3rd kits for some European giants in the coming season. Real Madrid, Manchester United, Juventus and Bayern Munich shirts are now disclosed.
Man Utd to bid £70m for Monaco star
Manchester United are plotting a £70m summer bid for Monaco playmaker Bernardo Silva, according to The Sun. The 22-year-old, who is represented by Jose Mourinho's agent Jorge Mendes, is also wanted by Real Madrid. Mourinho reportedly has two main summer targets, one of which is Silva. The other is Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann.