Tag Archives: Transfer News

Hector Herrera By The Mexican Soccer Show

By Jonny Rico (Co-Host of The Mexican Soccer Show) If Hector Miguel Herrera’s passport read Brazil or Argentina, he would already be in Europe and would have cost between 15-20 million Euros. That´s because the Tijuana, Baja California native Herrera, 22, is a little bit special. While most central midfielders coming out of Mexico can be defined [...]

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Unsung Hero Departs With A Place In United Hearts

By Thomas Doyle “Park, Park, wherever you may be,”… no longer at Old Trafford is now the answer to the Manchester United faithful’s playful take on the cherished Park Ji Sung, who has moved to Queens Park Rangers in a deal worth £5million. Although United fans will be unanimous in their sadness at Park’s departure, in reality [...]

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Club Prepares For Floatation, But Fears Of Sinking Unfounded

By Nathan Thomas. The archetype close-season melee that seems always to stalk United during ‘silly-season’ has proved to be no different so far in 2012. Once again, United have found themselves linked with a large and heterogeneous group of players from all across the globe. Worryingly though, for some, thus far these rumours have been [...]

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Is Luka Modric the missing link for Manchester United?

By Matthew Jones WITH exciting signings like Shinji Kagawa and Nick Powell in the bag, and attention in the Manchester United boardroom now turning to left back, there is still that stellar signing missing from the Old Trafford midfield. Many critics and fans believe it should be Tottenham’s Luka Modric, who lit up Euro 2012 [...]

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Shinji Kagawa: A Star Ready To Shine

By Thomas Doyle While Chelsea struck the first blow in the transfer market by winning the race to sign Lille’s sought-after starlet Eden Hazard, Sir Alex Ferguson followed up the disappointment by swooping in to seal a deal for a lesser-known target on the continent – Borussia Dortmund’s Japanese playmaker, Shinji Kagawa. Some United fans may be disappointed that [...]

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Morrison: The United Dream Unravels

By Tony Mogan. 12 months ago, Ravel Morrison was largely an unknown quantity. The mention of his name in a typical pub conversation over the football would have had you met with a puzzled look. Amongst Manchester United fans in particular, you would eventually find an honest bunch that had admittedly never seen him play [...]

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A Benfica Fan’s take on Nicolas “Nico” Gaitan…

By Matthew J. McKay. Nicolas Gaitan arrived in Lisbon, Portugal in the early summer of 2010 from heralded Argentinian club Boca Juniors. Many casual fans and observers think that he was bought as a direct replacement for the outgoing Angel DiMaria, who had been sold by Benfica to Real Madrid in June of 2010. However, [...]

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Gabriel Obertan Watch: How The Former Manchester United Player Is Faring

By St1pe from nufc-forum.com The signing of Obertan came as quite a surprise to most Newcastle fans because it arrived at a time when we were faced with the prospect of losing some of our then bigger stars such as Enrique and Barton. Also unlike most of our dealings towards the end of the summer, [...]

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Owen Hargreaves signs for Manchester City

By Lee Savery. “Wowzers!” was Joe Hart’s reaction during an England press conference when he was told of the news Owen Hargreaves is in talks with Manchester City. I am not a person who agrees with many sentiments that are expressed by anyone associated with City but I couldn’t help but feel a similar shock [...]

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The Not-So-Maybe Transfer Saga of Wesley Sneijder

By Lee Savery. Every summer, Manchester United are linked with every “top” player in the world. Every summer, there is always at least one particular name that dominates the rumour mills and back pages for the whole duration of the transfer window. For this particular it has been all about or all not about, Inter [...]

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