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Five transfer deals Manchester United should pursue to get back on the road to becoming a major force

9 days ago   |   By CaughtOffside

Manchester United are not what they once were, but there had perhaps been signs that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer had them on the right track before the season had to be postponed due to the outbreak of coronavirus.
The Red Devils have often spent big in recent times without seeing much return for their investment, but some of their recent work in the transfer market has been a bit smarter.
MORE: Three players that Man United could sign on a free transfer this summer
Solskjaer has done well with signings like Bruno Fernandes, Harry Maguire, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Daniel James, and the Norwegian...
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Journalist reveals insight into why Manchester United were reluctant to sign Erling Haaland

Journalist reveals insight into why Manchester United were reluctant to sign Erling Haaland

9 days ago   |   By CaughtOffside

Manchester United decided to pull out of a move for Erling Haaland in January, over fears that Mino Raiola would try and control his next move in the summer.
This is according to James Robson of the Evening Standard , who states that the club thought signing the player would set a ‘dangerous precedent'.
Such a thought stems from the fact that Raiola wanted to insert a buy-out clause in the proposed deal, potentially leaving the Red Devils in a vulnerable position, come the summer.
Haaland's current buyout clause at Borussia Dortmund is reportedly within the region of £50m, not exactly a...
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