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16 Aug 2017 01:02:10
Hi Eds. Saw a few reports saying that Man United will look to sign Greizmann in January after missing out on Perisic and Costa will join atletico. I'd love it to be true but I'm not sure. Have you heard anything about it? Thanks.

Dan19

{Ed004's Note - I think that would be the ideal scenario. Aurier to complete this window and Griezmann in January. Then next summer evaluate the left back position}


1.) 16 Aug 2017 01:45:45
I agree. He's pure class. His work rate is fantastic so he's a great player to fit into Joses system.


2.) 16 Aug 2017 06:34:07
Clubs don't sell their best players in January. if Griezmann is still in the radar it'll be next summer.


3.) 16 Aug 2017 10:14:39
As athletico will almost certainly still be in the CL why would he move in January as he wouldn't be able to play for us even if we are still in it. Next summer makes more sense.

{Ed004's Note - But it would be a massive boost if we are going for the league. It's highly unlikely that we will be competing for champions league this year and can't see Atletico mounting a challenge either}


4.) 16 Aug 2017 13:24:30
ESPN FC reporting that Jose has decided against a fourth signing at this point and will wait until January to reassess his options since if would mean offloading fringe players.

If that's the case I really hope Shaw gets fit and takes his chance. Blind is hardworking and is a good squad player but he should be a stop gap and I don't feel he can be counted on game in game out. Physically and positionally he is often a liability.

I feel that we can wait on a winger and RB if we can't recruit who Jose has identified in this window. Panic buying is not the answer.


5.) 16 Aug 2017 16:13:24
Sigh, please tell me when Blind me was a liability last season, he was caught out of position a couple of times I can remember. People make sweeping statements what check are frankly dumb. I get some don't like him, some think he is average, everyone is entitled to their opinions on. I'm not saying he should be a regular starter but 'often a liability' is simply not true.


6.) 16 Aug 2017 18:16:29
It seems oh so easy to label our own players a liability Tony yet seem not to understand a player like blind is worth his weight in gold, how many positions does the guy play? And also the lapses that you talk about are probably mainly due to him not feeling naturally comfortable in the position he is asked to play.

It's players like blind that help win titles imo never moans does his job as best as he can and respects the shirt .

I honestly wish the window was closed the absolute obsession with buying players is tiresome when will we appreciate what we already have .


7.) 16 Aug 2017 18:46:49
Deano
Right on my man, people are obsessed with buying players and shinny New toys .


8.) 16 Aug 2017 19:13:57
The shiny new players approach is one issue but my biggest beef is the sweeping generalisations people make about our players. Blind, Fellaini, Darmian have all had their turns, I think they all have something to contribute and all seem pretty committed to the cause.

I think we have a great team spirit right now and we seem to have momentum, sometimes personalities have a big part to play in success.


9.) 16 Aug 2017 19:46:01
I'd be happy to go at this season with our current squad. If players like Smalling, Fellaini etc are happy playing back up roles then keep them. I'd even take Zlatan back for the second half of the season if he accepted a back up role. We look in excellent shape squad wise. Will we win the league? I'm not sure, but we look in very good shape to at least give it a very good go.

For arguments sake, let's say that our first choice formation was 433 and team would currently be DeGea, Valencia, Bailly, Jones, Shaw, Matic, Herrera, Pogba, Rashford, Miki, Lukaku.

We then have an excellent 2nd keeper, who could play for most sides around Europe in my eyes, and a very good young, learning the ropes 3rd keeper.

Our back up defenders are likely to be Darmian, Rojo, Smalling, Blind and Lindelof to begin with at least. I'm pretty sure there are lots of teams who would happily take a mixture of those guys as their first choice defence, and we can call on them as back up.

Midfield we can call on Carrick, Fellaini, Pereira and Blind if needed.

Then going forward we have Lingard, Martial, Mata and Young.

This isn't to mention quite a few promising youngsters. Now to me that is a very good squad. Yes there are some players we would love who could improve us further like Griezmann, but I honestly don't think there are that many players out there, who we would have a hope of signing, that would improve us enough to swap them for what we have. If Jose wanted Perisic still and that meant Young left, then so be it, I wouldn't say he was wrong, but I don't think that he is a necessity and wouldn't be such a huge upgrade on what we can currently call on.

Let's get our heads down, work hard and see where this bunch of lads can take us this season.


10.) 16 Aug 2017 20:13:04
Ajh
I know where your coming from, I can't get my head round why people want a rb I thought Tony was one of our best players last season.
Brendan
I don't understand people's downer on this squad.


11.) 16 Aug 2017 20:43:11
I dunno it seems very recent this obsession with new players i don't ever even Remember putting any stock into it 20 years ago, don't get me wrong i was always reasonably excited at a new signing but my entire existence didn't depend on it like it does for certain folk now.

And jred I agree man we have a players here at the moment that we will regret seeing the back of if they do go and I was always brought up to love anything in a united shirt i'd have sang if I had a hammer if Peter Sutcliffe had played for us! I just can't understand why we can't love what we have? I do and for every man that gives his all for the shirt I will give my heart to them f**K new shiny players let's get behind what we have and enjoy our beautiful, wonderful, fantastic club 😊.


12.) 16 Aug 2017 23:48:35
I don't get the anti Blind brigade. Chelsea won the league with Alonso and Moses at full back and neither were fancied. Blind is an intelligent and dependable footballer and will be vital this season given a) we don't know if Shaw will fulfil his potential b) Rojo is injured and not a full back c) Lindelof will need time to settle d) Jones is made of glass and e) Smalling is average. I like his versatility for those reasons bit also don't buy versatility being much of and advantage from the bench given most combinations of 7 subs can cover every position.

I'd be fine if we don't sign any more players this summer and next summer move on a few and only sign players who will walk in to the 11 e. g. Griezman.


13.) 16 Aug 2017 23:59:05
AJH, I actually think Blind is a valuable squad player. I just don't think he's a natural LB and can be exposed at times. I do agree that he gives it his all, respects the badge and plays where he's asked with no complaints. He's a valuable asset and I often defend his contribution to the team with my mates. Same for Fellaini and others mentioned above. I'm fully aware we can only play 11 at a time and winning games and titles in the epl is extremely tough without selfless squad players like Blind. It wasn't a personal attack on him. I simply think, and hope, that Shaw comes good and nails down LB since he has the potential to be a top player. Maybe I wasnt clear with my OP on LB. I'm not suggesting we buy a new LB. ideally Shaw comes around, avoids injury and Blind remains a solid backup that can cover CB, LB and holding MF for years. I'm happy with the squad as is and I'm pretty confident in our chances to compete for top of the league.


14.) 17 Aug 2017 13:38:07
Yes, enough of this transfer window. The squad looks in great shape and is more than ready to handle anything that comes their way.

I think Blind has been a great player and much like fellaini and I can only remember 1 or 2 instances where they were caught out. Which is incredible.


15.) 17 Aug 2017 14:11:55
Angle
Do you still expect us to sign a couple.


16.) 17 Aug 2017 18:29:32
Only going by what Jose said and the sharkopod I expect jose wants to sign more. But if he can't get his targets then we should go with what we have.

imo more than capable of winning the league.


17.) 18 Aug 2017 08:54:03
Love Blind. The handsome devil.


 

 

11 Aug 2017 14:45:16
Hi Ed 02. Just wondering would you have the time to update us on any of our targets for the remainder of this transfer window. I understand you seem extremely busy but any updates would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks for your help.

Dan19

{Ed002's Note - There is a new Sharkopd being uploaded. You will soon be able to groove to that.}


1.) 11 Aug 2017 15:16:10
When's that being uploaded? Can't wait for it!

{Ed002's Note - Soon.}


2.) 11 Aug 2017 15:16:13
I don't know if I'm more excited about the updates or the playlist on the pod. Cheers Ed!

{Ed002's Note - You know about the Screaming Najgers cut then?}


3.) 11 Aug 2017 16:11:44
Scratch that, found a working link on this site rather than the YouTube channel

She those dulcet tones must charm the pants off your harem Ed, though you do have a deep voice for a woman.

{Ed033's Note - Ed002 is very butch.


4.) 11 Aug 2017 16:23:31
Excellent news 002, the start of the season is well and truly here :D.


5.) 11 Aug 2017 15:17:36
Thanks Ed002 and all the Ed's that put their time and effort in to updating this site.

{Ed002's Note - You are very welcome.}


6.) 11 Aug 2017 15:23:03
Bit of Groovy City? very consistent with previous pods and an excellent choice. can't wait.


7.) 11 Aug 2017 15:46:03
When will it be available ed? I need to clear my schedule and get my mankini dry cleaned.

{Ed002's Note - I guess anytime now.}


8.) 11 Aug 2017 16:00:19
'This video is not available'
Noooooooooooooo!
Ed you tease, I'd just sent my missus out of the room and everything so I could groove and learn in peace!


9.) 11 Aug 2017 19:04:41
I imagine "sky sources" will go into overdrive over the next couple of days 😂.


 

 

13 Jul 2017 21:36:09
Nelson Semado has just joined Barca. Really hoped we'd have signed him. Looks to be a really good player. Just wondering if United have anyone else lined up as after listening to the Sharkopod it sounded pretty clear he was our number 1 target for Right back. Thanks as always.

Dan19

{Ed004's Note - Ed002 mentioned Aurier will probably become the new main target}


1.) 13 Jul 2017 22:00:52
I am disappointed, I was very high on Semedo. Now, after accepting the fact, I think we must wait and see what Jose's plans are for the right back position down the road. We all know the situation with Valencia, who is a good professional. I am curious to see what Jose has in mind for Fosu-Mensah. He has a lot of raw talent, and I hopeful that he will get his chance this year to get some games under his belt.


2.) 13 Jul 2017 22:36:01
It's official Ed, Barcelona have announced it!


3.) 13 Jul 2017 22:40:55
Is Aurier even allowed to enter the UK? I thought I read that his visa was revoked or something.

{Ed004's Note - I'm sure that would be sorted out if he was to move}


4.) 13 Jul 2017 23:17:42
If we get Aurier I would be v happy he was excellent at PSG before his "troubles"


5.) 13 Jul 2017 23:46:29
Airier would be a solid signing and I'm sure Jose would make sure he behaves while here. That's probably the biggest issue with him. There's no doubting his talent. I'm guessing that's why PSG are letting him go.


6.) 13 Jul 2017 23:51:05
£26 million WTF if United have agreed a deal it would have been for £40m at least. Teams take advantage of us way too much and if he went there for that fee it was obvious he wanted to play for Barcelona not us.


7.) 14 Jul 2017 06:58:04
If all the reports about Aurier are true then we should stay very clear of him. Stories suggest a hot temper in and off the field, plus a maverick regard to authority as well as a pending conviction of assaulting a police officer.

Jose likes players who go about a specific job without wuestionning it or adding their own opinion (look what happened to Herrera. ) plus I think SA would be a negative influence on the players already there (was that a factor in PSG's decline last year? )

I'd much rather keep Valencia as main RB for another year while another RB is identified, either from inside or outside the club. TFM is a great defender but maybe not so much the attacking FB JM wants; there's something about Darmian JM not sure about - maybe there's another youngster coming up?

For me, Fabinho would be the best option as he can cover several positions also. Trouble is, there seems a dearth of quality FBs now and things will start to move quickly, what with Walker, Semedo and Alves moving, as top clubs search for reinforcements.


8.) 14 Jul 2017 10:38:03
Aurier is a beast of a player, he needs to delete his social media accounts though. It's a signing with risk but if Jose can get his head in the right place he has the ability to be one of the best players in the world at RB.


9.) 14 Jul 2017 11:35:44
Why would PSG sell if he was so great and not a total trouble maker?


 

 

21 Jun 2017 11:54:41
Wondering if the Eds know is there any truth in United looking at Lewandoski? Would be a great signing to replace Ibra but something tells me he'll sign a new contract.

Dan19

{Ed025's Note - they certainly are dan..


1.) 21 Jun 2017 12:21:18
Now Lewandowski would be my first choice class striker.


2.) 21 Jun 2017 12:26:09
Thanks for the quick reply. i hope we can get a deal done. I'm not getting my hopes up yet though. Too many times we've been linked with top players and then they sign new contracts.

{Ed025's Note - its between yourselves and chelsea by all accounts dan..


3.) 21 Jun 2017 13:25:42
Is it true he would prefer Chelsea Ed?


4.) 21 Jun 2017 13:36:36
I know people say looking at our rivals and their signings is pointless but if he were to move to Chelsea it would be a sad day IMO. Obviously its his choice but he's an absolute beast of a player to lose to a rival.

Bailly and Lindelof will be busy against CFC if he goes to London.


5.) 21 Jun 2017 15:10:37
If Chelsea wants him what about them going for lukaku.


6.) 21 Jun 2017 15:13:32
I hope we go for lewendowski but also not lose site of Morata. My fear is if we do we end up with egg on our faces and get no one. Was one of my concerns with the whole Ronaldo thing.
Unfortunately London is a big pull for players.


7.) 21 Jun 2017 17:28:04
ed haven't bayern come out with a statement quashing the rumours and telling he is not for sale.

{Ed004's Note - Yes they have}


8.) 21 Jun 2017 14:58:01
Is the statement they supposedly released false/ fake then?

I have seen that Bayern have said he has a contract until 2021 and that no talks have taken place, they also asked his agent and denied any talks.

They also threatened they would report any tapping up to FIFA.


9.) 21 Jun 2017 17:48:35
What about morata? He scored 14 goals last season.


10.) 21 Jun 2017 18:57:09
What's peoples views on this? Have we moved on from morata or just ecoloring other options.


11.) 21 Jun 2017 19:12:14
That should say looking at other options.


12.) 21 Jun 2017 19:47:16
Think we just are trying to agree a fee with real for Morata.


13.) 21 Jun 2017 19:52:12
Don't think there is anything in the Lewi rumours then Welsh?


14.) 21 Jun 2017 13:25:42
Is it true he would prefer Chelsea Ed?

{Ed025's Note - that i dont know welsh..


15.) 21 Jun 2017 20:33:05
I dunno, I'd love to sign him, just don't want to be drawn into chases that won't happen all summer, tho if he's available I'd go all out for Lew. Just think we have spent time on our targets and that's for a reason so am Wary of diverting away and losing out or taking our eye off the ball elsewhere.


16.) 22 Jun 2017 07:28:56
I really don't see the lewandowski signing considering utd are not the same club they used to be.


17.) 22 Jun 2017 13:25:28
If Lewi or Aubameyang are available for what we'd pay for Morata we should be going for either of the former two all day long, they'd instantly improve our starting XI.


18.) 22 Jun 2017 17:51:02
Lewandowski is my dream signing. He was the natural replacement for RVP.


 

 

16 Jun 2017 02:27:54
I have a question for the Eds. With Donnarumma not signing a new deal at Milan is he a viable option for Real Madrid. Either way has interest in De Gea cooled or been dropped and could a deal for Morata change anything regarding de gea and Madrid.

Dan19

{Ed001's Note - yes, no, no.}


1.) 16 Jun 2017 09:09:58
If Madrid get a different keeper I could see De Gea staying with us for many years. there's no other club out there which could prize him away. we need to keep hold of him at all costs.


2.) 16 Jun 2017 09:29:59
said the same last night- the kid seems bound for Rmadrid -which sorts them out for 10-12 years - he can walk away in 12 months so RM can bid silly money now .25 mill as an opener and still expect to get him for way less than his real value, maybe even in January - will be a lot cheaper than DDG anyway for them.


3.) 16 Jun 2017 11:53:21
I'm glad De Gea is following the beliefs of United fans with regards his Mrs' moaning about Manchester:

United > Kids > Wife.


 

 

 

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15 Oct 2017 19:27:24
what does everyone make of Joses comments on managing elsewhere. Obviously I don't expect him to stay here for ever but I don't think it's a coincidence that the comments have come at the same time as a new contract being reported. Could be adding 2 and 2 together and getting 5 but it's just what I think. I'm wondering have the Eds heard anything regarding a new contract. Thanks as always.

Dan19

{Ed002's Note - It is nothing to do with any contract Dan.}


1.) 15 Oct 2017 19:39:32
I think he will prob manage Portugal at some point and then prob retire after that. Hopefully he’s at united for another contract after this tho.

{Ed001's Note - it is not Portugal that he is eyeing up.}


2.) 15 Oct 2017 19:45:43
Thanks Eds. So I'm guessing PSG is the next destination after this contract if he can get there.

{Ed001's Note - he is just not entirely happy with United and sees PSG as a decent alternative. He was opening the door....}


3.) 15 Oct 2017 20:06:15
Sorry to keep asking but whys he not entirely happy. I think most people thought it was the job he wanted for a long time.

{Ed002's Note - I dealt with the situation before, there is no reason to raise it again.}


4.) 15 Oct 2017 20:08:34
Good time to manage PSG, they are on the brink of dominating football for a few years. I also don't think Jose is happy that it's taking so long for him to assemble the team he's trying to build. Big season this one. I think MU will need to spend big next summer to keep Jose happy. I also think one more huge spend is needed this summer to be up there with best in Europe. We have a good squad, but our first XI could be better.


5.) 15 Oct 2017 22:23:40
Is this that some at the club still see a blue tinge around Jose, being away from his family etc?


6.) 15 Oct 2017 23:32:46
If your serious about Jose's attitude to Manchester and Manchester Utd then this guy really needs to get a grip.

Manchester is a fantastic international city with lots to offer anyone who visits or lives here. I understand Jose has family in London but it's only 200 miles away which is about 45 minutes in a helecopter.

Manchester Utd is one of the biggest clubs in the world with a fantastic tradition. Jose has what seems like an unlimited budget, great facilities and licence to manage how he likes.

Jose need stop being Alan Partridge and sort himself a Manchester home. How much are we paying this guy for this amateur approach? If you're really suggesting that he's still unhappy in Manchester then it's pathetic and I have no patience with it. I'd rather he sod off to Paris with his BS anti football and we get a manager who really wants to be here.

Jose has this opportunity to rejuvinate a below par giant. He has everything he could desire to achieve this. If he isn't excited by this challenge then he should retire from football.


7.) 16 Oct 2017 00:37:19
Well said good post.
I agree.


8.) 16 Oct 2017 04:48:21
MancMan. I think you hit the nail on the head. I've said before that Manchester is a fantastic city. The north west is a brilliant place. So if he's unsettled, then I think he should tell the club and move on.
But I think it goes deeper than that. I think he's not entirely happy with the way the club is being run. A lot of commercial demands and nowhere near enough attention or affection from the owners towards the football side. People will point at Pogba and Lukaku being big money signings and they were. However, you look at what psg and city are doing and it pales into insignificance. They are spending vast amount of money on players. Their infrastructure is vastly superior and more modern than ours (ed002 has mentioned this several times) . Their youth academy is superior to ours. City lost mendy to injury and they're going to spend big on a replacement in January. We've had no left back since Evra left and no wingers since giggs and Ronaldo. Yet we stutter along in the transfer market wondering if Perisic is worth £45m. City and PSG have a plan. They want to get all the best players into their clubs and will do anything to achieve it. Our lot have commercial interests first and football is a distant second.
I think Mourinho has found out the hard way that this club talks the talk but no longer walks the walk in footballing terms. I'll be surprised if he doesn't leave in the next 18 months.

{Ed001's Note - you have to remember that Pogba and Lukaku were signed because they were seen as being good commercial signings, whereas the players Jose wanted to complete the squad were not. Whether or not you agree with his desire to add Perisic, for instance, the simple fact of the matter is he is the manager and it is his decision. He lives and dies by those decisions. The problem is that he will get judged on the team assembled when he feels the club are not doing all they could to get the players he wants. Jose wanted Perisic, the club did not do all they could to get him, they simply refused to meet the asking price. That has irked him.

It is not really about living in Manchester, though that has increased the problems. It is about giving the manager the club's full backing.}


9.) 16 Oct 2017 07:18:20
It's quite funny really. I remember the reasons people didn't want Jose here as manager and they were that he plays negative football, he builds teams for short term IE wants players 29/ 30 and ready for NOW, not in the future and that he only sticks around for a couple of years. Well you have to say people's reasons were correct.


10.) 16 Oct 2017 10:08:21
That's pretty direct MancMan but I get where you are coming from, I thought his comments were out of order but not untypical of him.


11.) 16 Oct 2017 10:38:31
Maybe so AJH, but let me put it another way:

"So my girlfriend said that she's only keeping a few essential items at my house because she doesn't see much of a future in our relationship because I only bought her a Ferrari and a large diamond ring but I wasn't that excited about the luxury holiday she was proposing. Also, she prefers the look of the French guy down the road whose mansion is slightly bigger than mine with nicer carpets"


12.) 16 Oct 2017 11:30:57
The French guy sounds nice, do you have his number?


13.) 16 Oct 2017 13:39:24
Ooh I love a nice carpet.


14.) 16 Oct 2017 14:57:50
So does Jose by the looks of it GDS2, although he's probably likely to burn his knees on it.

AJH the number is 0800 GREED.


 

 

01 Oct 2017 11:25:43
I was really impressed with Smalling and Jones on the ball yesterday. They weren't pressed much but when they were they always found a United man. I think that may be something Eric Bailey needs to work on after seeing the CSKA game. Anyway who starts an Anfield. For me it's still Jones and Bailey but Smalling didn't put up a bad case yesterday.

Dan19

1.) 01 Oct 2017 12:00:48
For me it has to be Bailly and Jones who starts smalling looks like an accident waiting to happen and his heading is awful has no control of where it goes 50p head springs to mind.


2.) 01 Oct 2017 12:49:41
It was against a team who has yet to score and toothless tbh. Bailley and Jones and they need to be on their best to keep coutinho and company quite. Liverpool is a very difficult away and a draw would be a good result. Win your home games and draw your away fixtures against tough opposition will win you the league and if you can surprise like city did yesterday at Chelsea then its a huge bonus.

Spurs team also looks really tough and hard to crack.


3.) 01 Oct 2017 13:02:27
Also smalling made a tackle that should have got palace a penalty.


4.) 02 Oct 2017 20:53:40
Imight, that's blasfemi! The ref is only wrong when its not in ManUtd favor. You must have bumped your head or something, that was a clean tackle :D.


5.) 03 Oct 2017 10:17:50
Stoupid, that might possibly be the worst attempt at spelling, 'blasphemy', I've ever seen.


6.) 03 Oct 2017 10:30:46
I thought he meant the brother of Obafemi Martins.


 

 

29 Aug 2017 16:31:32
Hi Eds, with the window closing do you expect many out goings and if so who? I've been surprised at the little amount of players leaving. Thanks.

Dan19

{Ed004's Note - I can only see one or two fringe players leaving such as Periera}


 

 

19 Aug 2017 16:50:25
After that result today I think that confirms there is no need for more signings. Jones looks solid and if he stays fit it will be interesting to see where Lindelof comes in. Also Blind wasn't bad but is definitally our weak spot. If Shaw comes back like he was I really do think we have a genuine titile winning team. Martial was fantastic again when he came on and will probably start the next game. Rashford as usual is a great runner with poor end product. Mkhitaryan so far is looking good and hopefully he will kick on. Exciting season ahead.

Dan19

1.) 19 Aug 2017 16:55:59
Left back position could still be improved. But if we wait and see if Shaw can return to full strength, I have no complaints.
And Rashford will come good. He is making things happen, and is an improved player.


2.) 19 Aug 2017 17:37:02
It's been great but it's a very long season, Chelsea were pants early on last year but still won the title, City and Liverpool were not initially awesome and faded quickly.

We look great with a strong bench but the lack of width remains the challenge.


3.) 19 Aug 2017 22:40:44
Blind was excellent today. How is he the weak link?


4.) 19 Aug 2017 23:43:52
He's not Eric. Couple of dodgy pre-season performances, and he's this season's new scapegoat.


5.) 20 Aug 2017 13:55:46
Blind can't cross and doesn't have the pace to be an attacking full back. He's not going to bomb up and down the line like someone like Shaw would. Yes he's a good squad player but if we want to win a league and do well in the CL then surely we need someone instead of Blind.


 

 

07 Aug 2017 16:30:23
Joses comments regarding Bale today are very interesting. He's confirmed the doors open for him if he wants to go. Would Madrid see this as a way of trying to get De Gea from us. They played hard ball with us for Morata so I couldn't see them changing for bale. However this could all be mind games ahead of the game. Anyway I'd love bale but not at the cost of De Gea.

Dan19

1.) 07 Aug 2017 17:55:37
Madrid want mbappe so bale would be surplus to there needs

Regardless of price if bale becomes available you just don't turn down the chance to sign one of the best players in football.


 

 

 

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16 Aug 2017 01:45:45
I agree. He's pure class. His work rate is fantastic so he's a great player to fit into Joses system.

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11 Aug 2017 15:16:10
When's that being uploaded? Can't wait for it!

Dan19

{Ed002's Note - Soon.}


 

 

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28 Jul 2017 23:56:09
City (played best football last season)
Chelsea (CL run will help)
United (not far away but not quite there yet)
Arsenal (Think they will do ok)
Liverpool (4th if they sign Van Djke
Tottenham (wembly)

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13 Jul 2017 23:46:29
Airier would be a solid signing and I'm sure Jose would make sure he behaves while here. That's probably the biggest issue with him. There's no doubting his talent. I'm guessing that's why PSG are letting him go.

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10 Jul 2017 14:39:34
Not sure what to think of this. Maybe a year of solid first team football will benifit him instead of being in and out of the team. However I still think he deserves a real chance this season as he showed glimpses at times. We have to remember he's only 21!

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15 Oct 2017 20:06:15
Sorry to keep asking but whys he not entirely happy. I think most people thought it was the job he wanted for a long time.

Dan19

{Ed002's Note - I dealt with the situation before, there is no reason to raise it again.}


 

 

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15 Oct 2017 19:45:43
Thanks Eds. So I'm guessing PSG is the next destination after this contract if he can get there.

Dan19

{Ed001's Note - he is just not entirely happy with United and sees PSG as a decent alternative. He was opening the door....}


 

 

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20 Aug 2017 13:55:46
Blind can't cross and doesn't have the pace to be an attacking full back. He's not going to bomb up and down the line like someone like Shaw would. Yes he's a good squad player but if we want to win a league and do well in the CL then surely we need someone instead of Blind.

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13 Aug 2017 19:00:52
I wouldn't swap Perisic for Mata in games like that. Mata is unbelievable at getting into pockets of space when teams are playing so Defensive. Perisic would probably be better for games against the top 6 imo.

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07 Aug 2017 16:26:46
Yeah Giggsy I think it's a great decision to loan him out. Not only will he get premier league experience but also as you said he's working with a real good manager. Personally I would love to see him in CM and in a few years maybe be Matics replacement but I do like his versitility too.

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