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From Spain: Barcelona want to sign Manchester United summer target

From Spain: Barcelona want to sign Manchester United summer target - originally posted on Manchester United are losing their grip in their efforts to sign Arsenal skipper Thomas Vermaelen. The Belgium international has been a transfer target for the Old Trafford club as their new manager Louis van Gaal has set his sights on the central defender to bolster his side’s...
Via Soccerlens
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Arsenal transfer rumors: Cazorla, Vermaelen on way out?

So far this summer, Arsenal has made headlines largely because of additions they’ve made to the squad, with Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez and French full-back Mathieu Debuchy both signing with the team in the last few weeks. At this point in the transfer window however, the team might be looking to make a couple of other moves, and those transactions would involve shipping players...
Via The Sports Bank
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Man United transfer rumors: Cavani, De Vrij, Strootman, Vermaelen

It’s Sunday, so you know what that means. It’s the day that the transfer gossip is at it’s most robust, and interesting. Therefore, it’s time to talk Man United transfer rumors. Van Gaal has officially taken over now, following the World Cup. So who is he going to spend the money on next? Who’s coming to Old Trafford? -Feyenoord and Holland centre-back Stefan de Vrij is...
Via The Sports Bank
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Wenger preparing for life after Thomas Vermaelen as defender nears Man Utd move

The Belgian centre back has been at the centre of ongoing negotiations for a while but now Wenger has hinted he expects Vermaelen to go. Quizzed after the Gunners friendly with Boreham Wood Wenger said he would replace Vermaelen should his transfer go through. Wenger said: "I cannot guarantee he will stay, but should he go I would bring another centre-back in for sure."...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Man United hope to complete Thomas Vermaelen deal after World Cup

Manchester United are closing in on an £11million deal with Arsenal to sign Belgium defender Thomas Vermaelen, says The Express. The deal is supposed to done once Belgium’s World Cup run is over; claims The Mirror today. United are understood to have had an initial bid of £6m rejected but are ready to go back with an increased offer after third parties revealed Vermaelen is...
Via The Sports Bank
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Man United transfer rumors: Nani, Thomas Vermaelen, Arturo Vidal

The Luke Shaw deal has just been completed; the richest contract for a teenager in football history. And it comes right behind the mega deal for Ander Herrera. SO this is already the best transfer window of the last three for Manchester United, and the fun is just getting started. Louis van Gaal isn’t even back yet from the World Cup. Probably two more players are on the way, so...
Via The Sports Bank
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen agrees deal to join Manchester United this summer

Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen has agreed a deal in principle to join Manchester United this summer. United must now agree a fee with Arsenal after the World Cup, but Vermaelen hopes to move to Old Trafford and is preparing to leave the Emirates. Central defender Vermaelen only has one year remaining on his Arsenal contract and has found himself pushed out of manager Arsene Wenger’s...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH What Arsenal Defender Thomas Vermaelen Thinks Of Tottenham

Before the FA Cup Third Round match kicked off between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur, Gunners defender Thomas Vermaelen revealed what he exactly thinks of Spurs. As the TV cameras panned toward Vermaelen, the Belgian defender noticed that the Arsenal child mascot was holding a Tottenham Hotspur pennant. He quickly took care of the situation as the video below reveals. Editor’s...
Via EPL Talk
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Vermaelen hails Bould impact

Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen has heaped praise on new assistant boss Steve Bould for his role in their good start to the new season. Defensively, The Gunners have been hugely impressively so far this term, keeping clean sheets in their opening three league games. And Belgian ace Vermaelen says Bould, who was appointed in place of Pat Rice who retired in the summer, has played...
Via Fox Soccer
September 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Thomas Vermaelen Ditches 'Verminator' Alter-Ego in Favor of Shaolin Style (Video)

Arsenal fans have taken to calling club vice-captain Thomas Vermaelen "The Verminator" because of his steely glare and futuristic style of play. But the Belgian defender could be turning in his Terminator tag for one a more timeless one. Vermaelen recently participated in a video shoot, in which he donned a Shaolin warrior costume. And he didn't just dress the part...
July 18, 2012  |  Discuss
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