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Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Latest Words Do Little To Suggest He Will Be At Manchester United Next Season

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 26:  Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United (9) celebrates as he scores their first goal during the EFL Cup Final match between Manchester United and Southampton at Wembley Stadium on February 26, 2017 in London, England.  (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

After scoring his 26th goal in all competitions as Manchester United defeated Southampton to win the EFL Cup on Sunday, Zlatan Ibrahimovic has cast further doubt over his future at the club. The 35-year-old has enjoyed prolific spells in Holland, Italy, Spain and France, and despite his age looks set to break the 30- goal mark before his first season …

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Jose Mourinho Reveals That He Has Big Summer Transfer Plans For Manchester United

SAINT-ETIENNE, FRANCE - FEBRUARY 22: Jose Mourinho, manager of Manchester United looks on before the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 second leg match between AS Saint-Etienne and Manchester United at Stade Geoffroy-Guichard on February 22, 2017 in Saint-Etienne, France. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Fresh from guiding Manchester United to success at Wembley yesterday, José Mourinho has major plans to further strengthen his squad this summer after winning his first major trophy for his new club by beating Southampton in the EFL Cup final. The Sun report Mourinho, who was speaking to Sky Sports, wants to add “two or three” stars as Manchester United continue …

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Watch: Zlatan Ibrahimovic Gave A Series Of Brilliant Interviews After Man United’s EFL Cup Win

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic was the hero of the hour for Manchester United as they sealed a late 3-2 EFL Cup final win against Southampton on Sunday. José Mourinho’s side rode their luck at times against the Saints at Wembley but sealed the win with less than five minutes remaining as Ibrahimovic headed home Ander Herrera’s cross to regain the lead. Naturally, …

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Watch: Wayne Rooney Jumps For Joy As Zlatan Ibrahimovic Heads Home EFL Cup Winner

Wayne Rooney

Though his long-term future at the club remains in doubt, Wayne Rooney is obviously still as passionate about Manchester United Football Club as ever. United clinched their 5th ever English League Cup today with a 3-2 victory over Southampton in a thriller at Wembley Stadium. After going 2-0 up thanks to goals from the inimitable Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Jesse Lingard, …

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Multiple Reports Claim Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney Could Move To China In The Next Week

HULL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 26: Wayne Rooney of Manchester United takes on Harry Maguire (5) and Michael Dawson of Hull City during the EFL Cup Semi-Final second leg match between Hull City and Manchester United at KCOM Stadium on January 26, 2017 in Hull, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Wayne Rooney could leave Manchester United before the end of the month in a big-money move to the Chinese Super League, according to reports. Several star players, including Carlos Tevez and Oscar, have already moved to China and it is believed the England captain could be next. Several media outlets, including The Telegraph, are reporting that Rooney could move to China …

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Manchester United Likely To Be Without Captain Wayne Rooney For EFL Cup Final

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 01: Wayne Rooney of Manchester United applauds supporters during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on February 1, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Whilst Wayne Rooney’s inclusion in the EFL Cup final versus Southampton this weekend may have been limited anyway, it now looks as though he is set to miss the match entirely.  According to The Times, a persistent muscle injury is set to keep the club captain sidelined for the final having already missed three clashes with the same complaint. Speaking on Rooney’s …

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Like A Fine Wine, Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic Is Getting Better With Age

BLACKBURN, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 19: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United celebrates as he scores their second goal during The Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round match between Blackburn Rovers and Manchester United at Ewood Park on February 19, 2017 in Blackburn, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is known for his self-confidence but even the much traveled 35-year-old cannot help but be surprised at just how quick he has adapted to life in English football. In the latter stages of his illustrious career, like a fine wine, the Swede seems to be getting better with age.  Sunday’s winner at Ewood Park saw the former Paris St-Germain …

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Can Liverpool Recover After An Awful January?

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Anfield on January 28, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Liverpool began 2017 in the hunt for a domestic treble but it has all fallen apart in spectacular fashion. As 2016 ended, Liverpool sat in second place in the Premier League table, six points behind leaders Chelsea. They were also readying themselves for an EFL Cup semi-final against Southampton, and the FA Cup was yet to begin. Fast forward a …

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