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Manchester United news LIVE: Ed Woodward responds to transfer criticism, Alex Telles deal agreed, Solskjaer ‘working hard’ for more signings

Manchester United news LIVE: Ed Woodward responds to transfer criticism, Alex Telles deal agreed, Solskjaer ‘working hard’ for more signings

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Manchester United start their their Premier League season a week later than most others and will hope to have more signings through the door by the time they welcome Crystal Palace to Old Trafford. The club have secured just one deal so far in this window – bringing in Donny van de Beek from Ajax for £40million. Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho remains their top target, while numerous other players are being linked with a move to Old Trafford. Keep up to date with all the latest Manchester United news and transfer gossip below… Sign up to play Dream Team 2020/21 now It’s completely free to play Play the traditional Season game as well as Draft There’s a hefty jackpot up for grabs across 2020/21 SIGN UP TO PLAY HERE Let's block ads! (Why?)
Alex Scott thanks fans for support after online abuse

Alex Scott thanks fans for support after online abuse

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Broadcaster Alex Scott has thanked fans for their "love and support" following online abuse after she was connected with A Question Of Sport.The TV pundit, former footballer and ex-Strictly star also played down suggestions she was lined up to replace Sue Barker on the BBC One show. Match Of The Day's Gary Lineker tweeted congratulations to Scott on the role on Thursday, but later deleted it.The BBC denied that any decision has been made over the new presenting team.The corporation said: "No conversations have been had about the future line-up,"Sue Barker 'sad' to leave A Question of SportHowever, newspaper reports during the week suggested Scott was being lined up to replace Barker, who is exiting the show after 24 years.It is p...

Premier League and sports news LIVE: Liverpool fans party for second night, Sir Alex sends message to Sir Kenny, five games on talkSPORT

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]All the latest Premier League news following Liverpool’s crowning as champions on Thursday, plus the latest sports news and gossip… Today’s headlines: Aston Villa vs Wolves LIVE on talkSPORT  Brentford blow Championship promotion race wide open by beating West Brom Andy Robertson EXCLUSIVE: Liverpool star thanks ‘father figure’ Jurgen Klopp, hails Jordan Henderson and reveals […] talkSPORT
Why Robin van Persie’s story about ‘ruthless’ Sir Alex Ferguson means Manchester United may now pass on Jack Grealish transfer

Why Robin van Persie’s story about ‘ruthless’ Sir Alex Ferguson means Manchester United may now pass on Jack Grealish transfer

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Manchester United are reportedly having second thoughts over their pursuit of Jack Grealish after the Aston Villa captain’s latest off-the-field controversy. And this incredible story told by Robin van Persie about how ruthless legendary boss Sir Alex Ferguson was as manager could be an indication as to why… Getty Images Grealish has apologised after disobeying the coronavirus lockdown rules at the weekend United were strongly linked with an interest in the midfielder, who has nine goals and eight assists for relegation-threatened Villa this season and is said to be valued at around £70million. However, the Daily Star claim the Premier League giants could now pass on the 24-year-old after he ignored coronavirus lockdown advice to go to a friend’s par
Alex Bregman: Winning title for Dusty Baker on Astros’ minds

Alex Bregman: Winning title for Dusty Baker on Astros’ minds

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., March 5 (UPI) -- Houston Astros second baseman Alex Bregman says the team has "one thing" on its mind this off-season: helping manager Dusty Baker get over the hump to win his first World Series. Baker joined the franchise in an unorthodox manner, replacing the fired A.J. Hinch. Hinch and Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow both lost their jobs in January after being suspended by Major League Baseball for their roles in a sign-stealing scheme. An increased media presence at Astros spring training in West Palm Beach and heckling fans serve as constant reminders of the sign-stealing scheme, which the players used during their 2017 World Series run. The Astros also appeared in the 2019 World Series and should be title contenders again in 2020. Bregman and his teammate...