United Reportedly Closing on Sale of Adnan Januzaj to Real Sociedad

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Adnan Januzaj is a misfit at Manchester United and the club has been fielding offers for the Belgian winger this summer transfer window. The Red Devils outcast has been linked with several clubs, so there are plenty of suitors out there. Januzaj is all over the news today with multiple outlets claiming different stages of progress in a potential deal.

The Daily Mail write that “Real Sociedad have agreed a £10 million fee with Manchester United for Adnan Januzaj, which could end the winger’s tumultuous time at Old Trafford.”
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Bastian Schweinsteiger Fined by League Disciplinary Commitee

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Bastian Schweinsteiger has had a ton of new experiences since he left Manchester United for the Chicago Fire. He’s adjusted very well from the English Premier League to American Major League Soccer, and he’s helped guide his new team into MLS contention. The Fire are the hottest team in league, undefeated in their last eight.

However, last night brought another new and this time unpleasant experience for Schweinsteiger, a run-in with the MLS Disciplinary Committee.

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Tiemoue Bakayoko to Chelsea FC Could Prelude Nemanja Matic to Manchester United

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Chelsea FC might end up having the most interesting and news-worthy summer transfer window when all is said and done. Some of the Blues transactions could have ripple effects throughout the football world too, creating a domino theory. One of the first dominoes could fall at Manchester United.

The Daily Mail writes that “Chelsea are close to signing Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco for £35 million, which could prompt Nemanja Matic to leave for Manchester United.”

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Clothing Line Hints at His Next Destination After MUFC

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A-Z Sportswear, the clothing line of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, may have given away the Swedish striker’s next destination. His contract expiring at Manchester United, the club have decided not to renew. Recovering from a cruciate ligament injury, and subsequent knee surgery, he won’t be back in action until at least January.

Ibra is rehabilitating at the club’s Carrington training ground. Sources have told ESPN FC there remains a possibility Ibrahimovic could sign a short-term deal with United once he is fully fit. Of course, that’s a long shot at best.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Continues Rehabbing at United; Could Return on a Short Term Deal

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic is now longer a member of the Manchester United, but he’s still rehabilitating with the club, and the team’s Carrington training ground. Sources have told ESPN FC there remains a possibility Ibrahimovic could sign a short-term deal with United once he is fully fit.

After his knee surgery, performed in order to repair ligament damage, he still faces another six month or so before being fully fit again. In the meantime, United are looking for a replacement striker, and Real Madrid’s Alvaro Morata remains the current #1 target. 

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Man United Cleared Over Paul Pogba Transfer; FIFA to Investigate Juventus Next

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Last summer’s Paul Pogba return to Manchester United was a £89.3 million (105m Euros, $115m) deal, a world record breaker in the transfer fee category. It even had its own hashtag #Pogback

Six weeks ago we learned that FIFA was making an inquiry into United’s signing of Pogba. Today, we learned that United is now cleared (hence, the dab celebration should begin), and that the international football governing body will be investigating Juventus now instead.

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Real Madrid President Says No United Bid Has Been Made, Disputing Alvaro Morata’s Agent

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Real Madrid President Florentino Perez has thrown some cold water on the fire of transfer rumors between his club and Manchester United which have been burning up the internet lately. Perez played down the idea of an acquiring United goalkeeper David De Gea finally, even though that narrative has once again returned in full force this summer.

“Will De Gea leave United and return to his hometown Madrid?” stories are a summer transfer window tradition unlike any other.

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Man United Fear that Pursuing Cristiano Ronaldo Could Impede Alvaro Morata Deal

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Before the Cristiano Ronaldo news broke, it was actually Alvaro Morata who was the dominant storyline in the Manchester United and Real Madrid news worlds. There were reports that Morata was nearing a deal to join United, but today those claims have been proven to be too presumptive.

Getting back to CR7, he is furious right now, to the point he wishes to leave Spain, a country where he stands accused of defrauding tax authorities to the tune of €14.7m.

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Jose Mourinho Accused of £2.9m Tax Fraud During Real Madrid Regime

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Neymar, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, and now you can add Jose Mourinho to the list. They are all superstars in the football world that ran into major trouble with Spanish tax laws.

Today it was revealed that the Manchester United Manager is accused of defrauding the Spanish tax collection authorities during his time as Real Madrid boss.

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Manchester United, Chelsea Transfer Rumors: Ronaldo, Nainggolan, Morata

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Chelsea and Manchester United have a long history of competing with each other for elite players in the transfer market. They’re two of the biggest, richest and most well known clubs in not just England, but the entire world. Naturally, a rivalry has developed between the two giant clubs as each strives to beef up their roster every transfer window with the best players available.

This summer has been no different, as the transfer news, rumors and gossip have linked both United and Chelsea to a trio of players. Here’s a collection of headlines and updates from across the internet on that trio of players- Cristiano Ronaldo, Alvaro Morata and Radja Nainggolan. 

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Paul Pogba Celebrates 500th Instagram Post with Dance Video

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If you have an opinion on Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba it is likely a very strong one. Even if you dislike the world’s most expensive player you must admit that he’s an entertaining guy. He’s a dazzler on the pitch, but a great showman away from it as well. He’s not shy at all about showcasing his colorful, outspoken personality on his social media platforms.

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Sir Alex Ferguson Encourages United to Accept Challenge of Strong Preseason Schedule

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Sir Alex Ferguson believes that Manchester United‘s challenging preseason schedule will truly toughen them up for next season. Sir Alex looks at United’s participation in the 2017 International Champions Cup, where they will face some of the richest and most powerful clubs in the entire world, and encourages the Red Devils to rise up.

He’s thrown down the gauntlet to Manager Jose Mourinho, motivating him to prepare his younger players to reach the highest level, once the competitions do have meaning in the regular season.

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