Jose Mourinho gambled everything on the Europa League last season and it paid off. Manchester United’s football excited precisely nobody but that won’t have bothered the manager. The world’s most expensive squad may not have competed for the title but they earned their way back to the Champions League regardless.
His first major success last term then can be said to have been dampening down expectations to such an extent that supporters felt finishing the season in sixth place and with the Europa League title represented success. Read the rest of this entry
The defender is now awaiting trial to see if he can travel to the UK to finalise the move, reports Paris United. Read the rest of this entry
United’s £40 million move for Matic looked set to go ahead earlier in the transfer window but the Blues stalled the deal after they lost out to them for Romelu Lukaku. Read the rest of this entry
The Monaco star is set to undergo a medical in west London on Friday ahead of the transfer being announced.
And Matic, 28, who has recently been linked with Inter, won’t see his move away progress until Bakayoko’s transfer is officially confirmed. Read the rest of this entry
We take a look at the biggest transfer stories from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and beyond ahead of the opening of the summer window. Read the rest of this entry
Few Chelsea players have performed to their potential in the Premier League this season but the international break – and some low-pressure friendlies – offered them the opportunity to get back to their best.
A number of Blues stars were in action on Friday night, with Asmir Begovic in goal for Bosnia & Herzegovina in their Euro 2016 play-off against the Republic of Ireland. Read the rest of this entry