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David Moyes risking the wrath of Everton by his movement in the transfer market - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
New Manchester United manager David Moyes runs the trouble of burning his bridges with a club which held him in as high a regard as the man he succeeded at Manchester United this summer.
As if Everton weren’t frustrated enough surrounding the controversy of how David Moyes was initially appointed as Sir Alex Ferguson’s replacement for this season, they have now been disrespected by Moyes following his approach for two of Everton’s players – left-back Leighton Baines and midfielder Marouane Fellaini.
It’s been no secret Manchester United have been in the market for the pair ever since Moyes arrived as manager this summer, but the Premier League holders have so far failed in their bid to sign either player.
While Moyes was manager of Everton, Fellaini signed a new contract with the club which came with a £22M release clause (expiring at the start of August) – meaning ...
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Manchester United will launch a bid to sign Marouane Fellaini on the cheap this week.
And that move will put David Moyes on collision course with his old club Everton.
During his time in charge at Goodison Park Moyes saw the Belgium star sign a deal that carried a £24million get-out clause.
Everton feared clubs would use that to prise Fellaini away so were relieved when the player...
Manchester United’s joint £28m bid for Everton duo rejected - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United strolled past Swansea City 4-1 on Saturday, but new manager David Moyes must know that few surgeries are still required before the transfer window closes. The club has yet to sign any major names, while Moyes has been unsuccessful in landing his prime target Cesc...
Manchester United manager David Moyes is trying to sign Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines from Everton but his former club has rejected the approach.
After reports of a joint bid of 28 million pounds ($43 million) for the players, Everton said it had ''been rejected out of hand.''
The club said the offer was ''derisory and insulting.''
Manchester United's David Moyes will turn up the heat on previous employers Everton with an improved £35million combined bid for Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines.
Moyes' Goodison successor Roberto Martinez claims the champions' pursuit is a waste of time.
But the Old Trafford giants intend to test Everton's determination to keep the pair and increase that...
Everton have rejected a £28million bid from Manchester United for Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines.
United manager David Moyes previously worked at Everton and is very familiar with England left-back Baines and Belgium midfielder Fellaini.
And it has long been speculated that he might be keen to take one or both of the duo with him to Old Trafford.
However, Everton are determined...
Manchester United are expected to return with separate offers for Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines having incensed Everton with a joint £28m bid for David Moyes's former players.
Everton described as "derisory and insulting" an offer that valued Fellaini at £16m a decrease on what Moyes paid for the midfielder five years ago and Baines at £12m the sum rejected...
Manchester United have enquired over the availability of Southampton left-back Luke Shaw as they draw up a list of potential alternatives to Everton’s Leighton Baines.
The highly-rated Shaw 18 is regarded as one of England’s best prospects and United manager David Moyes has checked on him after facing up to the prospect of missing out on Baines.
Shaw signed a five-season contract...
Manchester United are to set to tie up a deal to reward teenage Belgian attacker Adnan Januzaj for his fine preseason form with a new five-year contract according to the Daily Mail.
The 18-year-old broke into the first-team during United's world tour this summer after he was named the club's Reserve Player of the Year last season.
A number of top European clubs were tracking...
Everton have described a joint bid from Manchester United believed to be £28million for Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines as "derisory and insulting".
United manager David Moyes is very familiar with England left-back Baines and Belgium midfielder Fellaini from his time at the helm of the Goodison Park side.
And it has long been speculated that he might be keen to...
Soccer season never actually stops, as competitive games are being played somewhere on Earth just about every weekend of the calendar year.
But now that most of the major European domestic leagues have kicked off for the 2013-14 seasons, the biggest clubs and brightest stars are back to doing what they do best: winning games and making headlines.
A host of managers and head coaches...