According to sources close to Manchester United, Dimitar Berbatov could leave for high flying Paris Saint-Germain this summer. The Bulgarian international forward arrived at Manchester United from Tottenham Hotspur partly into the 2008-09 season and has made well over 100 first team appearances during his spell at Old Trafford.
According to Wigan Athletic chairman Dave Whelan, Sir Alex Ferguson will call time on his managerial reign at Old Trafford at the end of the 2012–13 campaign due to health concerns. The Manchester United chief suffered a minor health scare when he was taken to hospital by ambulance after suffering a nosebleed that wouldn’t stop.
Manchester United player Ashley Young scored his sixth goal for England against Norway at Ullevaal Stadium on Saturday. The winger netted the only goal of the match with a magnificent individual effort in the ninth minute of the friendly encounter to hand The Three Lions their first win over the Norwegians since September 1980.
Roy Hodgson´s England team laboured to a narrow 1–0 success against Norway at the Ullevaal Stadium in Oslo on Saturday. The Three Lions should have taken the lead in the fifth minute of the game when bandy legged winger Stewart Downing crossed for fellow Liverpool player Andy Carroll but the frontman could only head wide.
New Three Lions manager Roy Hodgson was full of praise for his players after watching his side defeat Norway in an international friendly match in Oslo on Saturday. England managed to edge out the Norwegians by 1–0 courtesy of a strike from Manchester United flankman Ashley Young in the ninth minute of the friendly encounter.
According to the latest news reports, Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson is believed to be ready to make a move for sought after Ajax favourite Jan Vertonghen. The 25-year-old Belgium international has performed well this season and has attracted the interest of several leading clubs, including Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur.
I’m for that
Got my rubber sandals
Got my straw hat
As a preparation for the 2012 European Championships in Poland and Ukraine this summer, The Three Lions make the trip to Oslo to face Norway in a friendly international match this Saturday. The game against the Norwegian national side will be newly appointed England coach Roy Hodgson´s first match in charge of the team.
Despite a dip in revenue during the first quarter, David Gill has reassured Manchester United fans Sir Alex Ferguson will have money to spend in the summer. The Old Trafford club´s quarterly results show that revenues dropped in the three months ending March 31 by £4.4 million from 2011, £70.8 million compared to £75.2 million.
Manchester United central midfielder Darren Fletcher is optimistic that he will be able to overcome his illness and make his return to the Manchester United first team in the near future. The 28-year-old Scotland international has been out sidelined since before Christmas last year after being diagnosed with a serious bowel condition.