Man United settle a record British transfer for Angel Di Maria
Manchester United has secured Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid in a record British transfer fee of £59.7 million, which is approximately R1.1 Billion rand. The club is expected to make an official announcement on Tuesday.
Argentina winger, Di Maria, arrived in Manchester on Monday and will undergo a medical test on today (Tuesday) for the completion of the transfer.
Di Maria has already said goodbye to his now former teammates in Real Madrid and is already considered a Manchester United player, as he will be making his debut on Saturday when Man United face Burnley Football Club in the Turf Moor Stadium.
Photo Caption: Angel Di Maria moving from Real Madrid to Manchester United. Photo courtesy of www.skysports.com
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Liverpool is hoping to make an agreement with Lille OSC for the return of Belgium striker, Divock Origi, six months earlier than planned.
Liverpool manager, Brendan Rodgers, has said that he is pleased with his team’s performance against Arsenal yesterday; however, he admits that they cannot continue to draw matches.
Manchester United striker, Radamel Falcao, has said that he will only sign a permanent deal with the squad, if they give him a position in a first team role.
Liverpool striker, Daniel Sturridge, has suffered a fresh thigh injury and may only be available for selection again in the New Year.
Liverpool striker, Mario Balotelli, secured a 2-1 win for the Red’s in their Barclays Premier League match against Swansea City at Anfield on Tuesday evening.
Arsenal goalkeeper, Wojciech Szczesny, has said that his team will improve when they return to the Barclays Premier League from the international break, after a poor start to the season which saw them only winning two out of their seven matches thus far.
Liverpool captain, Steven Gerrard, has criticised his team after they lost 1-0 to Football Club Basel in their Champions League match in Switzerland on Wednesday.
Manchester United midfielder, Ander Herrera, will be out of the game for weeks, after he sustained a rib injury in the match against West Ham United at the Old Trafford Stadium in the Greater Manchester, England, on Saturday.
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