WEDNESDAY 19 AUGUST 2015
Star signing Memphis Depay showcased in Manchester United’s
1st leg home win of their Champions League play-off at Old Trafford.
The young 21 year old scored a brace in their 3-1 win, and
is already living up to the famous number 7 United shirt.
Manager Louis vaan Gaal admitted
he wanted to kiss Memphis after going down 1-0 to Club Brugge due to Michael
Carrick’s early own goal.
“I want to kiss him tonight because when you score two goals
and have an assist then normally in the world you are the hero,”
Memphis was unlucky not to have completed his hat trick,
after Wayne Rooney’s back heel served him up on a silver platter, although the
Belgian failed to capitalize.
PEDRO TRANSFER ULTIMATUM
Barcelona forward Pedro has given Manchester United a 72
hour transfer ultimatum after telling the Catalan’s he wanted to leave this
The 28 year old has grown uneasy over the lengthy transfer
negotiations, resulting in his response to United saying now or never.
The Red Devils have three days left to make a decision, but
are negotiating over a fee with the Spanish side, with vice-chairman Ed
Woodward reluctant to meet the £22 million release clause in the forward’s
REAL MADRID SIGN KOVACIC
Real Madrid has clinched the signing of 21 year old Croatian
midfielder Mateo Kovacic from Inter Milan.
Kovacic is set to sign a six year contract with the Spanish
giants and will be revealed at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium this Wednesday.
The young Croatian will be alongside his childhood hero Luca
BALOTELLI RELEASE MOHICAN STYLE BOOTS
Liverpool flop Mario Balotelli has released an unusual new
boot with Puma, proving he really does have too much time on his hands.
Balotelli has been told that he has no future at Anfield after only managing to score four goals in 28 games.
With that goal scoring record, we are a little sceptical about how many young kids will actually want to buy his boots….
By ARI CHARILAOU
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