Real Madrid teenager Raphael Varane has said that he does not want to leave the club despite interest from Manchester United. United are reported to be tracking the 19-year-old defender after the start of the season has seen the club plagued by injuries to key defenders in the squad. Sir Alex Ferguson has reportedly been considering a move for Varane since the summer.
England boss Roy Hodgson has described his delight at the progression of Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley and striker Danny Welbeck. Both players have been England regulars since Hodgson took over the managerial role from Fabio Capello. Both are set to feature in the World Cup qualifying match against Poland.
Neymar has dropped his biggest hint yet that he could be on the way to the Premier League after revealing he is going to learn English. Manchester United are reportedly one of the clubs in for the Santos striker who has so far resisted the temptation to reveal his future plans. Media reports suggest it will be a straight fight between United and Chelsea for his services.
Manchester United are reportedly stepping up their interest in Italy Under-19 striker Domenico Berardi. The Sassuolo striker apparently appeared on a Manchester United document with a list of names of young and talented teenage players all round Europe. The club have complained that United are pressing the issue in an aggressive manner which could force a deal through in January.
Manchester United legend Gary Neville has suggested that there are many ways Wayne Rooney could improve to become a better player. The former United right back suggests that Rooney can become a legend in the club and held in the same esteem as Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes if he continues to work hard and continues to improve.
Former Manchester United goalkeeper Ben Foster has revealed that he was too laid back to be successful at the club. Foster now plays for West Brom and has admitted that he doesn’t think he was determined enough to adhere to the United way of thinking in the drive for domestic and European trophies. Foster was being tipped as the permanent successor to Edwin Van Der Saar.
Manchester United midfielder Ryan Tunnicliffe has been charged with drink driving after an incident which happened last Saturday. The 19-year-old is highly regarded at the club and is due to appear in court next week. There has been no word from United over any disciplinary action they will take.
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