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Manchester United Transfer balls: Alves, £77m Pogba and 15 more players join Van Gaal’s revolution

by | 3rd, January 2015

Manchester United ball: a look at players linked to United in the media. Not a single story is supported by a quote from the club or the player. It is Transfer Balls season:


Daniel Alves:

Daily Mirror: “Dani Alves says he won’t sign new Barcelona contract before it expires, alerting Man United”


Paul Pogba:

Daily Star: “Manchester United will make Paul Pogba their top target”

Daily Express: “Manchester United wil bid £77m for Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba”


Radamel Falcao:

Metro: “Manchester United will make Falcao’s loan deal permanent this January.”

Metro:  Falcao is off to Real Madrid.


Sergio Busquets:

Daily Express: Barcelona are ready to offload midfielder Sergio Busquets to United.



Daily Mail: The Real Madrid irritant is on his way to old Trafford.


Ilkay Gundogan:

Daily Mirror: The Borussia Dortmund defender is on his way. Maybe.


Teddy Bishop:

Daily Mirror: The Ipswish midfielder is on his way.


Tyrone Mings:

Daily Mirror: Tyrone is on his way.


Gareth Bale:

Daily Mirror: “United will have to offer goalkeeper David de Gea as part of any deal in their attempts to sign Gareth Bale from Real Madrid”


Perez and Gaitan:

Daily Star: United are preparing moves for Benfica midfielders Enzo Perez, 28, and Nicolas Gaitan, 26.



Daily Star: Van Gaal will bid for Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman



The People: dnan Januzaj is off to Everton on loan.


Seamus Coleman:

Irish Indy: “Everton have told Manchester United that right-back Seamus Coleman is not for sale”

The Guardian:  Van Gaal is willing to pay £20m for Coleman.


Fabio Coentrao:

Daily Express: Real Madrid’s Portuguese defender is heading to Un ited.


Adil Rami:

Daily Express: “Manchester United striker Javier Hernández will be offered to AC Milan in exchange for centre-back Adil Rami”


Ron Vlaar:

Daily Express: Aston Villa’s Vlaar is on his way.


Virgil van Dijk:

Daily Express: “United are understood to be interested in signing Virgil van Dijk, the Celtic defender”


Today’s Tranfer Balls scores: Players in –  17; players out: 2


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