Welcome to United Journal’s Weekly News Recap! We bring you the latest updates from this week in terms of transfer rumors, contract extensions, match updates and so much more. In this weekly report, we will be covering transfers, official announcements, and the Academy.
Manchester United is said to be willing to let Dan James leave after the Ronaldo signing. He was due a new contract after several clubs asked for him earlier in the window. But now clubs have been told to make their offers, with Everton, Brighton, Leeds, Palace making their pitches according to Alan Nixon
Amad Diallo’s move to Feyenoord on loan has definitely collapsed because of his injury in the last training session according to Fabrizio Romano. It’s a muscle injury – so he’s expected to stay at Manchester United after medical and travel scheduled with Feyenoord.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s return to Manchester United will make him the highest-paid player in Premier League history according to James Ducker. His two-year contract at the club, which includes the option of another 12 months, will see him stand to earn in excess of the £560,000 a week.
Edinson Cavani will keep wearing the number 7 shirt even after Cristiano Ronaldo is officially announced according to Jonathan Shrager.
Manchester United will consider allowing winger Daniel James to leave in this window with a number of Premier League clubs already showing initial interest in the Wales international according to Sky Sports.
Jesse Lingard remains part of Manchester United’s plans for the moment. Any concrete offers that come in will be discussed with the player and a collective decision will be made as per Sky Sports
The recovery of Marcus Rashford‘s foot is said to be progressing nicely as he continues the post-operation rehabilitation on his shoulder. This is according to JonathanShrager.
According to James Ducker, the Glazers had the opportunity to sign Ronaldo earlier in summer but had resisted given that they were already committing almost £120m to sign Sancho and Varane. But the owners decided to make an exception for Ronaldo once Man City entered the race.
Club News & Official Announcements
Manchester United confirmed the agreement with Juventus for the transfer of Cristiano Ronaldo, subject to agreement of personal terms, visa, and medical.
Edinson Cavani will not be joining the Uruguayan squad for their upcoming internationals.
Manchester United on Sunday defeated Wolverhampton Wanderers by 1 goal to nil away from home courtesy of Mason Greenwood’s late-minute winner. Read our match report here.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took charge of his 100th Premier League game as Manchester United manager yesterday against Wolves.
With that over Wolves, Manchester United has now gone 28 games unbeaten away from home in the league — the highest any team ever has gone unbeaten away from home in the history of English league football.
Jadon Sancho made his first Manchester United start and Raphael Varane his Manchester United against Wolves on Sunday. Read our player ratings here and find out how they fared.
Isak Hansen-Aarøen has signed his first professional contract with Manchester United.
Will Fish and Shola Shoretire have been called up to the England U19 squad for matches against Italy and Germany.
Samuel Mather and Daniel Gore have been called up to the England U18 squad for the Wales friendly.
Academy goalkeeper Matej Kovar is expected to stay at Manchester United, who is short of a fit and recognizable goalkeeper at the U23 level according to Samuel Luckhurst.
Salford City has signed D’Mani Mellor on loan from Manchester United.
Manchester United U18s defeated Leeds United U18s away from home by 3 goals courtesy of Sam Mather, Daniel Gore, and Mainoo.
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