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Three Reasons why Ilkay Gundogan will be the right signing for Manchester United

Three Reasons why Ilkay Gundogan will be the right signing for Manchester United - originally posted on According to reports from German media outlet Der Westen, Manchester United are close to securing the services of Borussia Dortmund midfielder Ilkay Gundogan for €30m. Sky Sports too have confirmed the news and it now appears that the deal is as good as done. ...
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Louis van Gaal on injuries and Robin van Persie's future

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says only midfielder Daley Blind is set to recover in time to face Everton this weekend. Michael Carrick, Phil Jones, Rojo, Adnan Januzaj and Rafael are all expected to miss Sunday's tricky game at Goodison Park as the Red Devils continue their chase for a top four finish. "Maybe […]
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Louis van Gaal: Injury update on Carrick, van Persie and Blind

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal reveals a number of key players will not feature against Chelsea. Midfielder Michael Carrick joins Daley Blind, Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo on the sidelines but striker Robin van Persie could be in the squad to face Jose Mourinho's men on Saturday. "Carrick is injured, he cannot play," van […]
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Carrick is key to England’s Euro 2016 quest

The last time Michael Carrick started a match for England was the pivotal World Cup qualifier against Poland at Wembley in October 2013, some 17 months ago. Fast-forward to last Friday night and Carrick was named as England’s midfield anchor in the 4-0 victory over Lithuania. During that period of exile from the England team he was also only named on the standby list for the 2014...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Carrick believes Manchester United are moving in the right direction

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick believes the team has started to fulfill its potential and is confident they are moving in the right direction. Since their surprising 5-3 defeat to Leicester City on September 21st, United have lost only three times in 25 league matches leaving them in fourth place in the BPL with nine games to play. Despite those results, Louis van...
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March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Carrick signs new contract at Manchester United

Michael Carrick has signed a one-year contract extension at Manchester United. Carrick has been one of Louis van Gaal's best players since he returned from an ankle injury he suffered last summer. The 33-year-old's contract was due to run out in June, but the club confirmed at a press conference on Friday that the midfielder had extended his current deal by 12 months. United manager...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Carrick: Manchester United will aim for second place

Michael Carrick: Manchester United will aim for second place - originally posted on Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has claimed that the Red Devils have the second spot in their sights after producing a fantastic display to beat Tottenham by 3-0 at Old Trafford on Sunday. The influential central midfielder who produced a great display has warned local...
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March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Manchester United:Recap following FA Cup exit

Following Manchester United’s 2-1 loss at home to Arsenal, the team has now gone two successive seasons without a trophy. While few expected United to actually compete for the Premier League title, the FA Cup was supposed to be their way out of all the miseries they have been facing. Unfortunately for United fans, this was not the case. Louis van Gaal now has to shift his focus...
March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Midfielder Michael Carrick eyes Manchester United title challenge

Michael Carrick insists Manchester United should be targeting the title and not just the top four this year. United made it seven wins from eight matches by beating Newcastle United on Boxing Day but remain 10 points behind Chelsea and seven shy of second-place Manchester City. While many of the Old Trafford faithful believe a Champions League place is a more realistic aim, Carrick...
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December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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