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Five Talking Points Ahead Of Manchester United’s Pre-Season Tour

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 10: Midfielder Paul Pogba #6 speaks with and manger Jose Mourinho of Manchester United during training for Tour 2017 at UCLA's Drake Stadium July 10, 2017, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Manchester United touched down in Los Angeles yesterday for the first leg of an extensive pre-season tour that takes in seven matches across three countries. LA Galaxy are first up for the Reds on Saturday in the StubHub Centre before they face Real Salt Lake on Monday. The serious tests begin then as they come up against Manchester City, Real …

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Jose Mourinho Has Taken A Right Pop At Wenger Over Signing Alexandre Lacazette [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 05: Fourth Official Jonathan Moss comes between Managers Arsene Wenger of Arsenal and Jose Mourinho manager of Chelsea during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on October 4, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Manchester United and Arsenal both endured similar problems last season with the two giants of English football finishing 6th and 5th respectively. The two sides struggled to turn chances into goals and domination into victories and their finishing spots in the table belied the quality of many of their performances. A proven goalscorer topped the shopping list this summer for Jose …

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Wayne Rooney Should Be Recognised As A Major Player In Man United’s History

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 21: Wayne Rooney of Manchester United applauds supporters as he is subtituted during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on May 21, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

With the announcement that Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has finalised a transfer to his boyhood club, Everton, there arrived a sense that the club for whom the divisive striker lined out for 13 years, Manchester United, is moving from one era to another. Just Michael Carrick remains from the 2008 Champions League-winning squad. Having played his testimonial earlier this …

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Manchester United Confirm Agreement With Everton Over Romelu Lukaku

HALEWOOD, ENGLAND - JANUARY 13: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Romelu Lukaku during the Everton FC training session at Finch Farm on January 13, 2017 in Halewood, England. (Photo by Tony McArdle/Everton FC via Getty Images)

Most had expected Manchester United to still be pursuing a deal for Real Madrid’s Alvaro Morata this weekend after weeks of intense speculation came to a head earlier in the week. However, a flurry of reports emerged on Thursday morning claiming a fee had been agreed between the Old Trafford club and Everton for 24-year-old Romelu Lukaku. That has now …

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Watch: Lukaku And Pogba Are Already Playing Five-A-Side Together In LA

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A flurry of reports emerged yesterday morning claiming Everton had accepted a £75 million bid from Manchester United for Romelu Lukaku. Later updates did contradict the claims but it does now seem clear that the Belgian powerhouse will be a Manchester United player by next week. He could even feature in the Reds’ preseason opener against LA Galaxy on July …

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Sky Sports Release Update On Morata’s Move To United And Rooney’s Departure

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With Zlatan Ibrahimovic having left Old Trafford when his contract ran out last week, how Manchester United’s frontline could look next year is anyone’s guess. It’s hard to imagine Jose Mourinho trusting 19-year-old Marcus Rashford to lead the line all season, so too with 21-year-old Anthony Martial. It’s become abundantly clear, meanwhile, that Wayne Rooney is no longer good enough …

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Manchester United Make Tidy Sum From Everton’s Capture Of Keane

HALEWOOD, ENGLAND - JULY 3: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) New Everton signing Michael Keane poses for a photo at USM Finch Farm on July 3, 2017 in Halewood, England. (Photo by Tony McArdle/Everton FC via Getty Images)

On Monday it was confirmed that Michael Keane was to swap Burnley for Everton following an impressive spell at Turf Moor.  The England international’s fee could rise to £30 million, with the defender signing a five-year deal to keep him at Goodison Park until 2022. While this is a major coup for the Liverpool outfit, it too benefits Manchester United …

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