Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer defended goalkeeper David De Gea after he saw his unbeaten Premier League streak ended at Arsenal on Sunday.
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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer refused to blame goalkeeper David De Gea’s error for Manchester United’s defeat at Arsenal.
Manchester United club captain Antonio Valencia looks set to leave Old Trafford this summer after 10 years at the club.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United are doing everything they can to agree a new deal with David De Gea – but the caretaker boss has paved the way for club captain Antonio Valencia to leave this summer.
What the papers say With Claudio Ranieri’s reign over at Fulham, talks is now moving to who is in line to replace him. According to the Mirror, Bristol City’s Lee Johnson and Kilmarnock’s Steve Clarke are the front runners to take the helm in the summer, as it was announced Scott Parker will take up the caretaker role until the end of the season.
What the papers say Manchester United are keeping tabs on Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic, the Daily Mail reports. The 30-year-old’s career with the Spanish champions could come to an end this summer as they consider selling him to help balance the books, the paper says. Inter Milan are also said to be admirers of the Croatia international.
Paul Pogba was told by Jose Mourinho that he was not fit to captain Manchester United – but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer sees the midfielder as a leader and would have no hesitation in handing him the armband.
Caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United are “making progress” in contract negotiations with the likes of David De Gea, Anthony Martial and Juan Mata.
Arsenal keeper Petr Cech has decided to bring his outstanding career to a close at the end of the season.
What the papers say David De Gea looks keen to cement his long-term future at Manchester United as talks continue over the terms of a fresh deal, the Mail says. After an outstanding performance against Tottenham, the goalkeeper is looking to make Old Trafford his home for the foreseeable future but will be hoping for a boost to his current £200,000-a-week contract, the paper says.
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba says he is “always smiling” under caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
David De Gea’s match-winning heroics for Manchester United against Tottenham on Sunday was just a normal day at the office for the goalkeeper, according to team-mate Jesse Lingard.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer called David De Gea the “best goalkeeper in the world” after his superb performance helped Manchester United to a record-breaking win at Tottenham.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer lauded David De Gea after a breathtaking display at Tottenham that underlined to the Manchester United caretaker manager that he has the “best goalkeeper in the world”.
David De Gea produced one of the finest goalkeeping displays in many a year as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer overcame Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham to become the first manager in Manchester United’s history to win their first six matches in charge.
Manchester United’s David De Gea is already among the world’s top goalkeepers but the man who knows him best believes he can get even better.
Ander Herrera is not thinking about the top four despite Manchester United racking up a fourth straight win and finally picking up a clean sheet.
Shock back-to-back defeats for Manchester City over Christmas have coincided with the absence of Fernandinho, who seems to be truly irreplaceable in Pep Guardiola’s side.
David de Gea has signed a new four-year contract with Manchester United.