Bayern star doubts Premier League clubs can compete in Europe

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Thomas Muller has said he received offers from other clubs before signing a new deal at Bayern Munich last year, also doubting the Premier League clubs’ chances to compete in Europe. The 26-year-old was one of four players to sign a new contract with the Bundesliga giants just a couple of days before the club announced that coach Pep Guardiola would be leaving during the summer. Manchester United have been great admirers of the striker and tried to lure him away from Bayern last summer, when the Red Devils were reportedly ready…

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Man United gossip: Neymar rules out Old Trafford switch but Muller drops big hint

Monday’s biggest Man United news and transfer gossip. Bayern Munich striker Thomas Muller, 26, has hinted the Premier League’s money might eventually lure him to Manchester United, the Manchester Evening News reports. The German striker was reportedly the subject of three bids from United over the summer, the last thought to be worth nearly £88m. Former England captain David Beckham says his new club in Miami should be up and running within six weeks – and plans to model it on Manchester United, the Daily Star reports. Anthony Martial has…

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Man United target Thomas Muller claims he’s tempted by ‘huge wages’ in the Premier League

Manchester United target Thomas Muller has revealed that he is tempted by the enormous wages offered by Premier League clubs, according to the Metro. The Germany international was heavily linked with a switch to Old Trafford over the summer, but Bayern Munich chief Karl-Heinz Rummenigge recently told the Premier League side to forget about snapping him up (via Metro). Muller was given his Bayern debut by United boss Louis van Gaal during his time in charge of the Bundesliga giants, and the Metro claim that he is desperate to be…

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Bayern Munich chief taunts Man United over failed Thomas Muller bid

Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has stuck the boot into Manchester United over their failed attempt to lure star forward Thomas Muller to Old Trafford during the summer transfer window, according to German publication Sport1. United were told that Muller would not be put up for sale at any price, but their blind determination to land the World Cup winner saw them come back numerous times. He made a mockery of United’s attempts in recent transfer windows to buy their way back to the top of English and European football.…

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Man United gossip: Summer Muller deal was ON and Winger still has vital role to play

Friday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer gossip. Manchester United tried to sign 26-year-old Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller “at all costs”, according to so-called ‘super agent’ Giovanni Branchini, via the Daily Mail. England manager Roy Hodgson says that 29-year-old striker Wayne Rooney’s place in his squad is not guaranteed, despite the Manchester United forward having become the country’s all-time leading scorer, the Daily Star reports. Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal, 64, says he is different to Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger and former Red Devils boss Sir Alex Ferguson…

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Super agent claims Man United tried to sign Bayern Munich’s Thomas Muller ‘at all costs’ this summer

Manchester United apparently tried to do everything possible to sign Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller during the summer transfer window, according to super agent Giovanni Branchini (via Daily Mail). The 26-year-old ended up staying with the Bundesliga giants, despite rumours of a £71m bid from the Red Devils, but Branchini claims that United put some serious effort in to bring him to Old Trafford. In a special Q&A feature on Italian publication Calciomercato.com, Branchini was asked to reveal a secret, to which he replied: “Manchester United wanted Thomas Muller at…

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Man United gossip: £88m bid rejected for Muller, but winger claims to be the striker United need

Here is Tuesday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: Bayern Munich rejected a world record £88m bid from the Red Devils for striker Thomas Muller in the summer, according to reports in Germany (via Independent). The 26-year-old would have received a yearly salary of £9.2m had he moved to Old Trafford. Ashley Young has claimed that he would be more than capable of playing up front if required, according to the Daily Star. The winger may be required to feature in the role in tonight’s Champions League clash with PSV…

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Man United gossip: Muller move planned for January, and Premier League great hails Martial

Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: The Red Devils are confident that they will be able to sign Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller in January, according to the Metro. United tried to bring the 26-year-old to Old Trafford during the summer, but were unable to agree a fee. However, the Metro suggests that the Bavarian side would be interested in selling the man who has scored six goals in the opening four games of the season. Premier League legend Thierry Henry has heaped praise upon Anthony Martial,…

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Man United hoping to complete Thomas Muller deal in January after failed summer move

Manchester United are hoping to complete a deal to sign Bayern Munich star Thomas Muller in January after their summer move for the German failed to materialise, according to the Metro. The Red Devils’ inability to agree a fee with the Bundesliga champions during the previous window meant that Louis van Gaal had to avert his attention to other targets, however, he is much more confident that he will be able to pull off an amazing switch in the winter (via Metro). The Metro allege that the Bavarian outfit are…

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Scotland vs Germany – Match preview and team news

After the major disappointment of losing away to Georgia on Friday, Scotland now face the biggest test of all as they host Group D leaders and world champions Germany. The toothless attacking display and eventually agonising defeat in Tbilisi has the potential to be hugely damaging to the Tartan Army’s chances of making it to Euro 2016, as they have now slipped behind the Republic of Ireland in the race for a place in the top three. An automatic qualification spot now looks very slim, and it appears they now…

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Bayern Munich president reveals he turned down massive offer for Man United target Thomas Muller

Bayern Munich president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has claimed that he rejected a huge offer from an unnamed mystery club for Manchester United target Thomas Muller during the summer transfer window, according to the Daily Express. United’s pursuit of the World Cup winner during the transfer window was well documented, with The Express claiming that the Bundesliga champions rejected a £60m approach from the Red Devils for his signature. However, he was also linked with a switch to Real Madrid, after he revealed his desire to one day make an exit from…

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FIFA 16 player rankings 40-31: Chelsea stopper ranked higher than Man United striker Wayne Rooney

On Wednesday, we brought you the first in a series of lists concerning the player rankings on FIFA 16. And today we continue that run down with numbers 40-31, and though there are no major shocks, the placement of certain names will no doubt ruffle a few feathers amongst fans. 40. Gerard Pique – Barcelona Rating: 85 The Barca defender is still in good nick despite having a quiet season by his own standards. 39. Mats Hummels – Borussia Dortmund Rating: 86 Linked with United over the summer, and we…

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Man United ready to turn to £20.3m Bundesliga superstar as Tomas Muller alternative

Manchester United are said to be weighing up a move for Schalke playmaker Julian Draxler as an alternative for Bayern Munich star Thomas Muller, the Metro reports. So far United boss Louis van Gaal has been frustrated in his attempts to prize Muller away from the Alianz Arena with the Bundesliga champions remaining firm on their insistence that he will not follow midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger to the club this summer. However, according to Italian publication TMW, the Red Devils are set to launch a surprise move for Draxler, with the…

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Bayern Munich to offer Thomas Muller new deal to prevent Man United transfer

Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich are set to make Thomas Muller a new and improved offer to keep him from joining Manchester United this summer, according to the Daily Express. The Express reports that Bayern are bracing themselves to receive an offer of £71.9m for the World Cup winner having been earmarked as a possible marquee signing by Louis van Gaal after missing out on Barcelona star Pedro last week. However, despite the imminent offer, Bayern are preparing to offer the 25-year-old a deal that will see him make an increase…

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Man United gossip: Muller set to sign new deal, while Gaitan close to sealing move

Here is Wednesday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: Bayern Munich striker Thomas Muller is set to snub interest from the Red Devils, and sign a new deal at the Allianz Arena, according to the Daily Star. The 25-year-old currently earns £110,000 a week, but is set to be handed much better terms. Long-time target Nico Gaitan appears to be on his way out of Benfica this summer, but he is not heading to Old Trafford, the Daily Express report. The 27-year-old is in talks about a switch to Italian…

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Man United news: Neymar interested in Old Trafford switch, while £58m Muller bid prepared

Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: Barcelona playmaker Neymar is interested in making a stunning move to Old Trafford, according to the Guardian. However, the report concedes that a move is much more likely to happen next summer, if at all. The Red Devils are planning to make one final offer for Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller, according to the Metro. Louis van Gaal is prepared to part with as much as £58m for the 25-year-old. Nicolas Gaitan’s chances of securing a move to the Premier League…

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Man United to make final £58m offer for Bayern Munich’s Thomas Muller

Manchester United are preparing to make a final £58m offer for Bayern Munich striker Thomas Muller, according to the Metro. The Metro claim that manager Pep Guardiola is reluctant to sell the 25-year-old, and that reluctance has probably increased following the World Cup winner’s scintillating start to the season. Although Muller could not prevent the Bavarian side losing the German Super Cup on penalties to Wolfsburg, he has scored three goals in his first two Bundesliga games, including a brace during the 5-0 thrashing of Hamburg on the opening day. While…

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Five strikers Man United should target after missing out on Pedro

With news breaking that Pedro is set to become the latest in a long line of names that Manchester united have missed out on this summer, Red Devils fans will be comforted to know that there is still time for them to get a marquee signing through the door. With that in mind, we’ve put together a list of five possible targets that United could look to bring in to help sooth their striker shortage at the moment. Thomas Muller – Bayern Munich Muller would be the obvious choice, as…

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Man United gossip: Red Devils plan Pedro revenge and contract offered to Thomas Muller

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Here is Thursday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: The Red Devils are planning to get over the fact that they missed out on Barcelona winger Pedro, by making a stunning offer for former Chelsea target Antoine Griezmann, the Metro claim. The Frenchman has a £57m release clause in his contract, but that is not thought to be a problem for United. Louis van Gaal is also trying to lure Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller to the club this summer, according to the Metro. The Premier League side have offered…

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Man United plan to offer Thomas Muller contract worth £1m per month

Manchester United are hoping that they can convince Thomas Muller to make the move to Old Trafford by offering him a contract worth a staggering £1m per month, the Metro report. Having seemingly missed out on Pedro to Chelsea, Louis van Gaal is desperate to make the 25-year-old the man to alleviate the Red Devils’ concerns over lack of goalscoring options (via Metro). But, the Metro claim that United’s latest bid of £59.8m is set to be rejected by Bayern Munich, forcing the Premier League side to make the audacious…

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Man United news: Rivals launch Pedro bid, but €85m offer made for Bayern Munich star

Here is Wednesday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: Chelsea are hoping to scupper the Red Devils’ bid to land Barcelona winger Pedro, having entered talks with the Catalan giants about a possible fee, according to the Guardian. United’s vice-chairman Ed Woodward flew out to Spain earlier in the week to try and reach a deal, but may now have more work on his hands if he wants to sign the Spaniard. Former United midfielder Paul Scholes believes that if his old club can sign the 28-year-old, they have to…

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Man United make STUNNING €85m approach for Thomas Muller

German publication Bild is claiming that Manchester United have made an €85m offer to Bayern Munich for star forward Thomas Muller. It is no secret that United have shown a strong interest in the Germany international, with reports claiming the club have already had two bids turned down for his signature. But fresh reports are now claiming that the 25-year-old has told the Bundesliga giants that he is keen to test himself at Old Trafford and would be interested in the opportunity to follow club legend Bastian Schweinsteiger to the…

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Arsenal tried to sign Robert Lewandowski and Bayern Munich teammate earlier in summer

Arsenal reportedly made an astonishing attempt to bring both Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Muller to the Emirates this summer, according to the Daily Star. The Gunners were hoping to exploit the strained relationship that both men share with Bayern Munich’s manager Pep Guardiola, the Star report, but were told by the Bundesliga champions that neither would be available during this window. Had they received a different answer from the Bavarian side, they could have been forced to part with as much as £100m as the Star suggest that both players…

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Man United news: £56.7m bid planned for Thomas Muller, but Otamendi heading elsewhere

Here is Monday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: The Red Devils are planning to make a stunning £56.7m bid for Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller, according to the Metro. The World Cup winner is reportedly interested in completing a move to Old Trafford. However, it appears that they have missed out on Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi, after the Daily Mail reported that he was closing in on a move to Manchester City. The Citizens are set to pay £28.5m and send Eliaquim Mangala to the Mestalla on loan for…

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Man United willing to spend €80m on Bayern Munich star keen on Old Trafford move

Manchester United are hoping that a staggering offer of €80m will be enough to land Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller, according to Sport. The Red Devils have already had two bids turned down for the World Cup winner (via Daily Express), but are hoping that this third offer may be enough to lure the 25-year-old to Old Trafford. Their chances of signing the striker have been boosted after he reportedly told friends that he would be keen on a move to the Premier League, according to the Express. And while manager…

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