Sunday, 22 July, 2018


Jose Mourinho Still Keen To Agree Deal With Controversial Midfielder

Marco Verratti GETTY Marco Verratti has been tipped to move to Manchester United
Noah Ferguson | 13 June, 2018, 02:22

The Premier League heavyweights have lost out to Chinese Super League side Guangzhou Evergande, who have signed the Brazilian on a six-month loan deal from Benfica.

United, often accused in the past of not making a head start in the Summer window, look to have finally listened to the fans.

Sandro remains their priority target but at the moment Manchester United have not made a concrete move to take the full-back to Old Trafford this summer.

Of course both Fred and Diogo address those positions respectively but the Portuguese manager still hopes to sign additional players.

Paul Pogba, at 25 is entering an important period in his career on a personal level and for United - his third season will be the most pivotal of all.

Former Arsenal midfielder Robert Pires has backed the current Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini to be a success at the Emirates, saying that he will be a quality addition for Unai Emery's squad.

The assumption is that at centre-back and left-back Mourinho wants top proven players while the midfielder and forwards could be useful back-up options with potential like Dalot is.

Jose Mourinho is keen to keep hold of the Belgian, but with interest from AC Milan and Arsenal, as well as from Turkey and China, the 30-year-old is yet to make a decision.

Defender Victor Lindelof has insisted that he has had "a good year" during his first season with Manchester United.

'It's one of the toughest leagues in the world, every game is very tough.

Recommended

loading...
...
  • Alec Baldwin says he’d ‘absolutely win’ if he ran for president

    Alec Baldwin says he’d ‘absolutely win’ if he ran for president

    Baldwin went on to admit that a suitable candidate would challenge Trump, stating: "Somebody great is going to come up, I hope". This isn't the first time Baldwin joked about his ability to take on Trump or his suitability to be the president.
    Merkel: Russia can not  return to G7 until progress made

    Merkel: Russia can not return to G7 until progress made

    Yet after leaving the summit, Trump tweeted that he would instruct USA officials not to endorse the G-7 statement, after objecting to comments from summit host Trudeau.

    Consumer group urges Musk to fix driver assist system

    A Tesla super charger is shown at one of the company's charging stations in San Juan Capistrano, California, US, May 30, 2018. Federal agencies are investigating two other crashes in which Teslas ran into stopped fire department vehicles.
  • English FA Confirm EPL Winter Break From 2019/2020 Season

    English FA Confirm EPL Winter Break From 2019/2020 Season

    He told the FA's website: " This is a significant moment for English football and one that we believe will greatly benefit both club and country ".
    World's largest skinny dip takes place in Wicklow

    World's largest skinny dip takes place in Wicklow

    Organiser Dee Featherstone, who led Saturday's charge into the Irish Sea, said the numbers exceeded her wildest dreams. The events have raised thousands of euro.
    President offers to resign on one condition after player crisis — Sporting Lisbon

    President offers to resign on one condition after player crisis — Sporting Lisbon

    The 23-year-old was one of Sporting's standout performers last season with 13 goals and 13 assists in 52 appearances. The fourth player to leave Sporting is Bas Dost, who has been strongly linked with a move to Sevilla.
  • Alberta minister says Canada can't back down in face of Trump threats

    Alberta minister says Canada can't back down in face of Trump threats

    The Canadian Prime Minister initially said Trump's claims that Canadian steel posed a national security threat were dishonest. Trudeau's eternal damnation was "inappropriate". "In conveying that message I used language that was inappropriate".
    Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix preview

    Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix preview

    His best lap was the slowest in the field at 1:17.145, but he was there just to get the feel of an F1 vehicle and help the team test it on two types of tires.
    Judge approves AT&T-Time Warner deal

    Judge approves AT&T-Time Warner deal

    In fact, he suggested, consumers could end up paying less after a merger - maybe even $500 million less annually. He noted that Time Warner owned CNN, and then declared his opposition to the $85 billion proposed sale.
  • Ballot box blaze: Baghdad’s largest voting warehouse goes up in flames

    Ballot box blaze: Baghdad’s largest voting warehouse goes up in flames

    Parliament had mandated a manual recount of the election after a number of political parties alleged fraud . Iraqi authorities said the ballot boxes were saved but the fire has added to fears of violence.
    Tesla to lay off 9% of workers as part of restructuring plan

    Tesla to lay off 9% of workers as part of restructuring plan

    USA electric auto giant Tesla is laying off nine per cent of its workforce, the company announced on Tuesday. Instead, he said that the cuts were made to job functions that, "are hard to justify today".

    Athens, Skopje Reach Agreement on Constitutional Name of Macedonia

    Speaking at a news conference in the Macedonian capital, Skopje, Zaev described the deal as a "historic agreement of the century". Protesters this spring called for a United Nations resolution demanding recognition of the country under the name of Macedonia .

Man holds two people hostage in Paris Man holds two people hostage in Paris One of the hostages is reportedly a pregnant woman, and another is "severely injured", according to a witness. Police swept vehicles in the area with a device but found nothing, he said.

ARCTIC BLAST: Trump SLAMS Canada’s Trudeau Over G7 Comments ARCTIC BLAST: Trump SLAMS Canada’s Trudeau Over G7 Comments Mr Trudeau and the European Union have vowed to take retaliatory action next month over U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum. And chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow accused Trudeau of betrayal and stabbing Trump in the back.

Two Vulnerable Senate Incumbents at Center of Tuesday Primaries Two Vulnerable Senate Incumbents at Center of Tuesday Primaries Congress , the victor of Tuesday's primary election only becomes their party's representative in the upcoming general election. Unlike the General Election in November, where the victor represents their district in the Virginia General Assembly or U.S.

Trump ‘can’t jump ahead’ in North Korea negotiations: Leon Panetta Trump ‘can’t jump ahead’ in North Korea negotiations: Leon Panetta Warmbier was released by the North Korean regime on June 12, 2017, and died one week after aged 22. He will invite Kim to visit the White House at the "appropriate time ", and Kim has accepted.

Saudi oil output said to top 10 million barrels a day Saudi Arabia's output rose by 85,500 barrels per day in May, according to the cartel's monthly report out Tuesday. But Kuwait and Iran are reportedly concerned about the agreement between Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation .

Rolland Garros Final: Nadal vs Thiem Rolland Garros Final: Nadal vs Thiem Halep, who assured herself of retaining the No. 1 ranking with the victory, earned a fourth chance to win her first major title. For example, losers in this year's first round left Paris with €40,000 - a 12.5 per cent jump on last year's €35,000.

Trump Kim summit: USA president hails deal after historic summit Trump Kim summit: USA  president hails deal after historic summit It appears to be composed nearly entirely of generic stock footage and old news clips, including images of Trump and Kim smiling. Trump responded on Twitter, saying: 'The fact that I am having a meeting is a major loss for the US , say the haters & losers'.

Putin: Russia ready to improve ties with US Putin: Russia ready to improve ties with US Signaling he will not back down, Trump hurled himself into the fight, lashing out on Twitter about "unfair trade deals". Such a move would only sow further discord within the European Union , a German Foreign Ministry official said.

12 dead, 31 wounded in Kabul govt ministry attack 12 dead, 31 wounded in Kabul govt ministry attack Noori said that elsewhere in Ghazni, at least three local police and 10 Taliban were killed in clashes. Employees inside the ministry at the time of the attack confirmed hearing a blast.

China Sets ‘Red Line’ for U.S. Ceremony in Taiwan China Sets ‘Red Line’ for U.S. Ceremony in Taiwan The US switched diplomatic recognition to China in 1979 but maintains close economic, political and security ties with Taiwan.

Kate Middleton Comforts Prince George at Polo Game Kate Middleton Comforts Prince George at Polo Game George, who's known to have an interest in police, was also pictured playing with what looked like a toy knife and handcuffs. The Duchess didn't only cheer up George this weekend, at Trooping the Colour , she had to comfort Charlotte too.

David De Gea to Real Madrid revelation after appointment Lopetegui, who has been in charge of the national team for the past two years, has agreed a three-year contract at the Bernabeu. Spain begin their World Cup campaign against Ronaldo's Portugal on Friday in a match live on BBC One (19:00 BST kick-off).

Rose McGowan indicted on drug charge, headed to trial in January Rose McGowan indicted on drug charge, headed to trial in January Rose has pleaded not guilty to the case, and states that she was without the wallet for five hours before she retrieved it. She also cited reports that Weinstein hired private investigators to follow women who had made accusations against him.

Warriors to Pay Kevin Durant 'Whatever He Wants' Warriors to Pay Kevin Durant 'Whatever He Wants' Jamal Crawford - one of the finest offensive players in the league, who might we willing to take a pay cut to play for a victor . Ed Davis - a rebounding machine that has tormented the Warriors as a member of the Blazers in recent years.

Florida homeowners warned over alligators two days before woman killed Florida homeowners warned over alligators two days before woman killed The witness told police the woman was gone the next time she looked, but the dogs were still there, the TV station said. Payne says the important thing is to remember is that alligators are wild animals, and they should be treated as such.