Chelsea linked with former Real Madrid star, Brazilian midfielder interests AC Milan

Chelsea have been linked with a move for Paris Saint-German winger Angel Di Maria. According to Goal.com (via Dan Balon), Blues manager Antonio Conte is a big fan of the player and wants to bring him to Stamford Bridge. The former Manchester United and Real Madrid player is reportedly unhappy at PSG following former Sevilla boss Unai Emery’s arrival at the club in summer. The Argentina international joined the French champions in a £44 million deal last summer following a disappointing one-year spell at United. He scored 15 goals in…

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Angel Di Maria’s contract with Manchester United contained a special clause

Angel Di Maria joined Manchester United from Real Madrid for a Premier League record £59.7 million transfer fee in 2014. The website Football Leaks has recently revealed the documents detailing the contract terms of Di Maria’s move to Old Trafford and it has emerged that Real Madrid put an anti-Barcelona clause in the contract. According to the terms, the Red Devils would have had to pay €50 million (£38.8m) to Los Blancos if they had had sold the Argentina international to the Catalan club before the end of the summer transfer…

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Man United gossip: Red Devils hero PRAISES Hector Moreno’s challenge, while Championship prospect targeted

Here is Thursday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: Former United captain Roy Keane has praised the challenge made by Hector Moreno that led to Luke Shaw’s horrific injury, according to the Daily Mirror. The tough-tackling midfielder also suggested that it was only after it was clear that Shaw was severely hurt that anyone had a problem with the attempt to win the ball. “I thought it was a brilliant challenge. I love the physical side of the game. You can always tell by the players’ reactions – they are…

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Top five overpriced summer transfers: Man United, Man City and Liverpool all overpaid for their new stars

The CIES Football Observatory have used their statistics and data to compile a list of the players who were bought for too much in comparison with their true value. Here is the top five, along with how overpriced they actually were (via Metro): 5. Arda Turan £11.1m (Atletico Madrid to Barcelona) The 28-year-old was a pivotal part of Diego Simeone’s side for four years, helping them win the La Liga title, and reach the Champions League final in 2014. Nevertheless, his £24m move to Barcelona (via Guardian) saw the Catalan giants pay £11.1m too…

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Top 50 players on FIFA 16 REVEALED: Man United FLOP, Chelsea skipper and Arsenal DUO included between 50-41

Now the transfer window is shut, football fans will be waiting for the launch of the latest FIFA game where they will be able to try out their team’s newest signings alongside the club’s current stars. To whet your appetite for the game’s release, here are the players ranked between 50 and 41 on FIFA 16: 50. Angel Di Maria 85 Despite a difficult season at Manchester United, the Paris Saint-Germain winger is still considered to be one of the best players in the world in FIFA’s eyes. 49. Petr Cech…

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Angel Di Maria blames Louis van Gaal for Man United struggles

Paris Saint-Germain winger Angel Di Maria has suggested that it was his relationship with Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal that was the reason for his struggles at Old Trafford, according to The Sun. The Argentina international moved to the Premier League for a British record fee of £59.7m (via The Sun), but left for Ligue 1 one year later after a very difficult season that only reaped three goals in the top flight. And Di Maria suggested that the Dutchman was the one who made things tough for him…

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Angel Di Maria apologises twice in open letter to Man United fans

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Paris Saint Germain new boy Angel Di Maria has written an open letter to Manchester United fans in which he apologises for his time at the club not working out, the Metro reports. The Argentine international finally sealed his £44.1m move to the French capital on Thursday afternoon (via BBC) signing a four-year contract. The 27-year-old broke the British transfer record when he linked up with United last summer in a £59.7m deal from Real Madrid (via BBC) but failed to show his best form at Old Trafford as well…

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Man United fans react to Angel Di Maria signing for PSG

With news that Angel Di Maria has finally completed his move to PSG, United fans finally have time to react and reflect on his 12 month stint at Old Trafford. It’s fair to say that despite his talent and big transfer fee, the Red Devils never quite saw the best from the Argentine international. Fans wasted no time in taking to Twitter to express their thoughts on the 27-year-old’s departure, with the overriding feeling that his move to Manchester was a waste of time. As one fan below said; he’s…

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Manchester United reportedly agree fee for Pedro as Angel Di Maria’s exit confirmed

Manchester United are reportedly set to celebrate the sale of Angel Di Maria (via Sky Sports), by completing the signing of Barcelona winger Pedro, according to the Daily Star. The Daily Express previously reported that according to Spanish football expert Guillem Balague, the only stumbling block preventing a move for the 28-year-old was the fact that the two clubs had yet to agree a fee. However, the Star suggest that has now been sorted. The Red Devils have agreed to pay the Catalan giants £18.1m up front, with another £4.2m…

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Done deal: PSG confirm Angel Di Maria has completed move from Man United

Paris Saint-Germain have today confirmed on their official website that Angel Di Maria has completed his much-anticipated move from Manchester United. The Argentinian has signed a four-year deal with the Ligue 1 side (via club’s official website), but the club have yet to confirm the fee, although BBC Sport stated on Wednesday that the Red Devils were set to receive £44.3m for the man they paid £59.7m one year ago. The 27-year-old revealed that he was delighted to finally make the switch to Laurent Blanc’s side, and hoped to help the…

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Man United gossip: New ‘HUGE’ Kane bid submitted and Di Maria saga to be over by Friday

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Thursday’s biggest Man United transfer news and rumours. Manchester United’s new Dutch forward Memphis Depay, 21, has told manager Louis van Gaal that he wants to succeed Angel Di Maria in the number seven jersey, according to the Daily Telegraph. The Dutchman is waiting for Di Maria to seal his exit to PSG before taking the iconic jersey. David De Gea’s popstar girlfriend Edurne Garcia, seems to have inadvertently confirmed the 24-year-old Manchester United goalkeeper’s transfer to Real Madrid, the Metro reports. She was reportedly overheard discussing his move off…

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Memphis Depay keen to take Man United’s No.7 shirt from Angel Di Maria

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New Manchester United signing Memphis Depay has apparently told the club that he is ready to succeed the departing Angel Di Maria in the iconic number seven shirt, according to the Daily Telegraph. Premier League clubs are due to submit their squad numbers for the 2015/16 season before midday on Friday, and United have held off from handing in their list as winger Di Maria finalises his £44.3m move to Paris Saint Germain (via The Telegraph). And Depay, who will wear his first name “Memphis” on the back of his…

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Real Madrid set to pocket £5.5m from Angel Di Maria’s Man United exit

Real Madrid will earn themselves £5.5m from Angel Di Maria’s imminent move from Manchester United to Paris Saint Germain, according to the Daily Express. The Express claim that the Argentine international passed a medical with the Ligue 1 champions and is expected to complete a £44m move to Paris at a press conference on Friday. But now, according to a report from Spain, Di Maria’s former club Real Madrid will also receive a slice of the transfer pie by pocketing £5.5m of the fee. It is believed that Real installed…

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Man United Gossip: LVG demands £3m MORE from PSG and starlet winger to be cast away

Wednesday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer rumour gossip. Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal forced Paris St-Germain to pay an extra £3m for forward Angel Di Maria after the 27-year-old posted a picture of himself with the French club’s owner in Qatar, the Daily Mirror reports. The Argentine was apparently not given permission to travel to Doha to meet with PSG chiefs but then proceeded to upload pictures of himself with their owners on social media. However, United are on the verge of completing a £20m deal for Barcelona…

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Man United force PSG to pay extra £3m for Angel Di Maria after AWOL behaviour

Manchester United have forced Paris Saint Germain to cough up an extra £3m to sign winger Angel Di Maria after the player posted a picture of himself with the club’s Qatari owners despite not having official permission to be in the country, the Daily Mirror reports. The Argentine international finally underwent his medical on Tuesday in Doha (via Daily Mirror), amid fears that United were ready to pull the plug on the deal until more satisfactory terms were met. Van Gaal had initially demanded £43m for Di Maria, but following…

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Man United gossip: Real reject TWO £100m Bale bids and PSG star makes sly dig at Red Devils

Tuesday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer gossip. Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has made two £100m bids for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale, 26, this summer, The Sun reports. Both Madrid and Bale have stated that they don’t intend to do business with the Red Devils on this matter. Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has claimed that former player Bastian Schweinsteiger, 31, a summer signing for Manchester United, has not been fit for the past three years, the Daily Telegraph reports. The number of games the veteran midfielder…

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Man United winger Angel Di Maria delays PSG medical because he’s TOO TIRED!

Angel Di Maria’s £44m move to has been put on hold because the Argentine international is too tired to undergo his medical with the club, according to the Metro. The 27-year-old has asked to leave Manchester United after struggling to settle both on and off the pitch in England and PSG had their offer accepted after much speculation. However, he finally flew out to Doha over the weekend in order to undergo a medical with the French giants before signing the contract, only that medical has yet to take place…

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PSG captain Thiago Silva fires shot at Manchester United ahead of Angel Di Maria’s move

Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva believes that Angel Di Maria is set to join a bigger club as he prepares to complete his move from Manchester United. According to the Daily Express, the 30-year-old thinks that while Spanish giants Real Madrid and Barcelona are some way ahead of the rest, the Ligue 1 side are the next best thing currently. “Real Madrid and Barcelona are probably on another level, but after that if you are joining PSG it means you are probably taking a step up,” he claimed. The Brazilian’s…

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Manchester United gossip: Pedro deal close and Ramos move back on

Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: The Red Devils are closing in on completing a move for Barcelona winger Pedro, according to the Metro. Vice-chairman Ed Woodward has held talks with the Catalan club, and appears to have reached a breakthrough ahead of the £21.1m move. Sergio Ramos may still move to Old Trafford this summer, after the Metro claimed that reports of the defender signing a new contract with Real Madrid were premature. The 29-year-old is reportedly unhappy with the suggestion that he agreed to stay…

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Angel Di Maria pictured in Qatar ahead of Paris Saint-Germain medical

Angel Di Maria’s £44.4m move to Paris Saint-Germain appears to be nearing completion, after the winger was pictured arriving in Doha ahead of his medical, the Daily Mail report. The 27-year-old is set to undergo the tests later this morning, before flying into the French capital to complete his Manchester United exit, nearly one year after he completed his £59.7m move to Old Trafford (via Mail). The Mail report that he has agreed a four-year contract with Laurent Blanc’s side, and is set to pocket a whopping £170,000 a week after…

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Manchester United gossip: Double deal close, but world record Bale bid still planned

Here is Sunday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: The Red Devils are planning to make a bid for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale, according to the Daily Express. However, they will have to break Bale’s own world record, as Madrid will not accept anything less than the £86m they paid for him in 2013. Their potential bid for Bale may not be the end of their summer spending however, as the Metro report that a double deal to sign Barcelona’s Pedro and Nicolas Gaitan of Benfica is still on…

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Javier Pastore confirms Di Maria wants to leave Man United for PSG

Argentine international midfielder Javier Pastore has revealed that Angel Di Maria wants to leave Manchester United this summer and move to Paris Saint Germain, the Daily Express reports. The deal that could see the winger link up with Pastore in the French capital has been rumbling on for most of the summer, with the Express even suggesting that it could be completed as early as next week. Di Maria’s future looks to lie away from Old Trafford after he failed to link up with his teammates in the United States…

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Man United gossip: Di Maria ’48 hours away’ from PSG move but path paved for Pedro

Friday’s biggest Man United news and transfer gossip. Manchester United face a dilemma over what to do with goalkeeper David De Gea, 24, just a week before the start of the new season after their hopes of signing Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos, 29, ended, the Manchester Evening News reports. Ramos ended speculation over his future by committing his future to Real earlier this week. Manchester United winger Angel Di Maria, 27, will join Paris St-Germain in the next 48 hours for £44m. United have also fined the Argentine two…

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Transfer rumour round up: Di Maria deal done, Ramos agrees new contract and Arsenal plot Busquets bid

Here are Thursday’s biggest rumours and deals: Angel Di Maria’s Manchester United exit has been confirmed by respected journalist Guillem Balague. The reporter believes that the Argentinian’s £44.2m move to Paris Saint-Germain was completed yesterday. The di Maria deal agreed with PSG yesterday is for a €63m fee (£44.2m) — Guillem Balague (@GuillemBalague) July 30, 2015 Louis van Gaal looks set to miss out on Sergio Ramos, after Marca reported that the defender has signed a new five-year deal with Real Madrid. Los Blancos plan to announce the deal just…

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Manchester United gossip: Di Maria’s exit complete, and Pedro move in doubt

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Here is Thursday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: Angel Di Maria’s move to Paris Saint-Germain is complete, according to respected journalist Guillem Balague. The former Real Madrid winger will move to Parc des Princes for £44.2m. The di Maria deal agreed with PSG yesterday is for a €63m fee (£44.2m) — Guillem Balague (@GuillemBalague) July 30, 2015 Benfica star Nicolas Gaitan could be the man chosen to replace the Ligue 1 bound attacker, according to the Metro. The 27-year-old is being lined up with a £21.5m switch to Old…

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