Jones to miss Leicester clash, highly-rated starlet signs contract extension

Jose Mourinho tells #MUTV Phil Jones is the only senior #MUFC squad member who is not fit for Sunday's meeting with Leicester. pic.twitter.com/kQQ0Ybdda0 — Manchester United (@ManUtd) February 3, 2017 Manchester United defender Phil Jones remains unfit for the club’s weekend clash with Leicester City. The centre-back picked up a knock during the 0-0 draw against Hull City on Wednesday at the 55th minute and was promptly replaced by Chris Smalling. The 24-year-old England international attempted to downplay the injury in an interview with MUTV following the game. “My foot’s…

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United trio joined fans in celebrations and received overwhelming praise

Man Utd defeated their arch-rivals Liverpool 1-0 at Anfield yesterday. It was a good day out for away fans, and it became even more special due to the presence of Man Utd stars in the away stand. The trio of Phil Jones, Michael Carrick and Marcos Rojo were present among the away fans during the game; imagine the scenes when Wayne Rooney scored the winner late in the second half. There were wonderful reactions on Twitter (Not meant for a Liverpool fan): Ugly scenes at Anfield as the camera pans…

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Stoke vs Man Utd – Premier League preview and team news

Without a win in six outings in all competitions, Manchester United will be desperate for a Boxing Day win at Stoke City to help ease the increasing pressure on manager Louis van Gaal. The hosts are becoming increasingly enigmatic themselves having suffered a frustrating home defeat at the hands of Crystal Palace last weekend despite creating the majority of the chances and territory. It was a stunning late strike which beat them in the end, but that they ended up having 26 attempts on goal with only five on target…

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Man United gossip: Valdes in tug-of-war as Valencia star is targeted

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Wednesday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer rumour gossip. Manchester United goalkeeper Victor Valdes is looking increasingly likely to leave the club as reports suggest Sevilla and Valencia are vying for his signature, the Metro reports. The former Barcelona star is unwanted at Old Trafford, and the Daily Star claim that the club may be willing to let him leave in the middle of the season. Manchester United have been handed a boost after Marcos Rojo withdrew from the Argentina squad in a bid to be fit for next week’s…

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Man United boost as Louis van Gaal confirms Wayne Rooney is available for Southampton clash

Manchester United have been handed a major boost ahead of their clash with Southampton this weekend, after Louis van Gaal confirmed that Wayne Rooney is available for the game at St Mary’s, according to the Daily Express. As well as confirming that defender Phil Jones is back in training, the Dutchman explained that the skipper missed the game against PSV Eindhoven as they did not want to take the chance and face losing him for even longer (via Express). “Wayne is fit to play,” he said. “He’s only had one…

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Man United news: John Stones swap deal planned, and £73.4m available to spend on striker

Here is Thursday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: The Red Devils are hoping that they will be able to convince Everton to let John Stones move to Old Trafford by offering a swap deal, according to the Metro. Louis van Gaal is willing to let Phil Jones head to Goodison Park in exchange for the 21-year-old. Van Gaal’s hopes of landing a new striker have received a major boost, after the Metro reported that the United hierarchy are willing to provide £73.4m to get a new goalscorer before Tuesday’s deadline.…

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Man United to offer England international in exchange for John Stones

Manchester United are plotting a sensational swap deal that would see Everton defender John Stones complete a move to Old Trafford, the Metro report. The 21-year-old has handed in a transfer request in an apparent attempt to force through a move away from Goodison Park, the Daily Mail reports. Having made three bids previously (via Mail), it seemed that Chelsea would be the ones that would prise him away from Merseyside. However, the Red Devils are planning a last-ditch attempt to bag the former Barnsley man’s signature. The Metro suggest that…

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Phil Jones believes new signings can inspire Manchester United to the Premier League title

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Manchester United defender Phil Jones believes that the signings that the club have made so far during this window, can inspire them to the Premier League title. The Red Devils have already completed the signings of Memphis Depay, Morgan Schneiderlin, Bastian Schweinsteiger, and Matteo Darmian. And the Metro report that both Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid and Barcelona’s Pedro remain on the radar. And the 23-year-old suggested that the acquisitions could be enough to inspire Louis van Gaal’s men to silverware in 12 months’ time (via Metro). When asked if…

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(Video) Juan Mata MUGS OFF PHil Jones in Man United training session

Manchester United have uploaded a special moment from their Thursday training session highlighting how ready Juan Mata is for the new season. The club are currently in the United States for their pre-season tour where their new signings are attempting to gel with the clubs longer standing stars. And by the looks of it, things are starting to heat up as Juan Mata showed that he is looking to make an impact by making a fool of centre-back Phil Jones. See the video below… What a goal by @JuanMata8! See…

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Manchester United gossip: £150m quartet TARGETED and defender to be offered new deal

Tuesday’s biggest Man United news and transfer rumour roundup. Manchester United are ready to spend £150m on new players, including Ajax goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos, Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger, and Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema, the Daily Mirror reports. United have a substantial transfer war chest again this summer, and are looking to bolster their tanks with world class players to make them a competitive force once again. Manchester United defender Phil Jones, 23, is set to end uncertainty over his future at Old Trafford…

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Man United to offer Phil Jones new four-year deal worth £80,000-per-week

Manchester United are set to secure the future of centre-back Phil Jones by offering him a new four-year contract worth £80,000 a week, according to The Times. READ MORE: Manchester United Transfer News Liverpool close to stealing Man United target Sergio Ramos takes English lessons ahead of possible move The report claims that the 23-year-old will seal the deal later this week, and will join fellow defender Chris Smalling in committing his future to the club. Louis van Gaal is placing his defence as one of his top priorities this…

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