Daley Blind celebrates with Ander Herrera and Eric Bailly after scoring from the penalty spot.

Man United Prepared To Let Centre-Back Leave At The End Of The Season

By BF Staff | May 20, 2022

Erik ten Hag has started working for Man United, and touched down in London alongside his trusted Ajax assistant Mitchell van der Gaag this week for meetings over recruitment. United’s backline is a particular area of concern for the new manager. The Red Devils have conceded more goals this season than in any campaign in…

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, assistant coach Michael Carrick, Alexis Sanchez, Juan Mata, Lee Grant and Victor Lindelof on the bench during the match.

Ten Hag Will Allow Solskjaer’s Signing To Leave United This Summer

By BF Staff | May 19, 2022

Erik ten Hag and his assistant Mitchel van der Gaag have arrived in London, as they plan to attend multiple meetings in the coming days to shape Manchester United’s summer transfer strategy. The duo also met with United’s football director John Murtough and Steve McClaren in Amsterdam following’s Ajax title confirmation last week. And reports…

Barcelona's Lionel Messi (C) in action with Manchester United's Nemanja Vidic (R).

Former Man Utd Player Could Be Lionel Messi’s Manager From Next Summer

By Vishal | May 18, 2022

Lionel Messi could reportedly head to the MLS upon the end of his contract at Paris Saint-Germain. The 34-year-old has endured a tough debut season in Paris, failing to end PSG’s Champions League wait. Even domestically, he hasn’t managed to take Ligue 1 by storm, and was even absent from the league’s Team of the…

Newcastle United fans celebrate after the game.

Newcastle Considering £40m Deal To Sign Man United Academy Graduate

By BF Staff | May 17, 2022

Newcastle United are considering to return for Dean Henderson this summer, having failed to sign the goalkeeper in January. The Tyneside-based club have seen their fortunes dramatically transformed following their takeover in 2021. Newcastle spent over £80m in the January transfer window, and were prepared to bring in more players, including Henderson and Jesse Lingard,…

Ajax players celebrate in front of their fans at the end of the match.

Bayern Interested In Jurrien Timber But He Could Join Manchester United

By BF Staff | May 16, 2022

Bayern Munich reportedly inquired about Jurrien Timber, but it is understood he could follow Erik ten Hag to Manchester United. The Bundesliga champions are close to signing Ajax pair Ryan Gravenberch and Noussair Mazraoui. Talks for Gravenberch, 20, are at an advanced stage, while Mazraoui has already agreed to move to Germany on a free…

Ten Hag Wants Chelsea Star At United – Mourinho Also Tried To Sign Him

By Vishal | May 15, 2022

Manchester United will try to sign N’Golo Kante for Erik ten Hag, six years after he snubbed them for Chelsea. Jose Mourinho’s era at Old Trafford kicked off with the record breaking arrival of Paul Pogba to bolster United’s midfield in the summer of 2016. But the Portuguese also wanted to lure Kante from Leicester…

Manchester United's Diogo Dalot, Fred, Bruno Fernandes and Timothy Fosu-Mensah during training.

Manchester United Defender Is In Erik ten Hag’s Plans For Next Season

By BF Staff | May 15, 2022

Erik ten Hag has made an initial assessment of his Manchester United squad ahead of pre-season. The Dutchman recently met with United football director John Murtough in Amsterdam to discuss pre-season and recruitment plans ahead of his arrival following the completion of Ajax’s season. Nemanja Matic, Paul Pogba, and Jesse Lingard are all set to…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag.

Englishman Is ‘Definitely’ Joining Man Utd – He Met With Ten Hag After Ajax’s Title Win

By Vishal | May 13, 2022

Man Utd have intensified their summer rebuild plans following Erik ten Hag’s league title win with Ajax. The Dutchman wrapped his third Eredivisie title in four years after his side’s 5-0 win over Heerenveen on Wednesday night. And hours after Ajax’s triumph, United football director John Murtough met with Ten Hag in Amsterdam. The meeting…

Ten Hag’s First Signing: De Jong’s €80m Transfer To United Almost Complete

By Vishal | May 12, 2022

Manchester United’s summer transfer process is expected to accelerate now that Erik ten Hag has wrapped up the Eredivise title with Ajax. In fact, if reports in Spain are to be believed, United are already very close to giving their new manager his first signing, and that too a massive one. Spanish journalist Gerard Romero…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag celebrates after the match.

Ten Hag Takes First Decision As United Manager – Players Aren’t Ready For His Style

By Vishal | May 11, 2022

Erik ten Hag has his work cut out for him at Old Trafford as the squad he will inherit this summer is filled with players who are simply uncoachable. Ralf Rangnick arrived at Carrington in December with a promise of a fast, proactive, and counter-pressing style of football. But the ‘Godfather of Gegenpressing’ failed to…

England's Harry Maguire gestures.

Maguire Could Move To Chelsea As They Look To Sign English Players Under New Owners

By BF Staff | May 10, 2022

Harry Maguire has been suggested as a player Chelsea could target, with the club allegedly looking to rebuild their squad with an “English spine”. Thomas Tuchel’s side are expected to be taken over by the LA Dodgers co-owner Todd Boehly in the near future. Once the takeover is completed, the Blues will have to make…

Ajax's Donny van de Beek and coach Erik ten Hag during training.

Dutch Coach Turns Down Erik ten Hag’s Offer To Join Manchester United

By Vishal | May 9, 2022

Incoming Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag’s task of bringing back the glory days to the Theatre of Dreams appears to get more difficult with every performance from the club’s fallen stars under interim man in charge Ralf Rangnick. The latest thrashing from Brighton and Hove Albion once again highlighted that there’s a seismic void…

Bruno Fernandes Reacts To United Fans Chanting ‘You’re Not Fit To Wear The Shirt’

By Vishal | May 8, 2022

Manchester United’s 4-0 drubbing by Brighton and Hove Albion confirmed the current season will be statistically their worst in Premier League history. The hosts were winless at the Amex Stadium since Boxing Day before Saturday’s kick-off. After 90 minutes of football, where only one team showed up, Graham Potter’s men ended their disappointing streak by…

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gestures after the match.

Solskjaer Rejected Offer To Manage A Premier League Club

By Vishal | May 7, 2022

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has turned down multiple job offers mid-season, but is open to return to management this summer. The Norwegian was sacked by Manchester United in November following an underwhelming start to the season and was replaced by Ralf Rangnick on an interim basis for the remainder of the campaign. His former club have…

Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their second goal.

Man United Rebuild: Erik ten Hag Makes Decision On Cristiano Ronaldo

By BF Staff | May 6, 2022

Erik ten Hag will oversee a major rebuild when he arrives in Manchester, as he plans to make three major signings in the upcoming transfer window. Almost every position could be considered an area of concern for the Red Devils when compared to the players of Manchester City and Liverpool. But Ten Hag’s options to…

Ten Hag Keen To Speak To United Forward But He Has ‘No Interest’ In Talking To The Manager

By Vishal | May 5, 2022

Erik ten Hag’s early work to shape his Manchester United squad has suffered a set back, as one player at the club has rebuffed his approach. The Ajax manager is yet to arrive in Manchester, but has already been involved in some key decisions regarding the summer rebuild. As per The Mirror, Ten Hag allegedly…

History Of Two Clubs – Twitter Reacts As Real Madrid Stun Man City In The Champions League

By Vishal | May 5, 2022

Real Madrid were two goals down on aggregate in the final minute of normal time. Manchester City, who have the best defensive record in the Premier League this season, seemed in control. Until they weren’t. There’s no tactical explanation for Rodrygo’s two goals in two minutes followed by Karim Benzema’s match-winning penalty in the fifth…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag.

PL Club Considering To Sign United Defender – Ten Hag Wants To Replace Him

By Vishal | May 4, 2022

Aaron Wan-Bissaka is amongst the players Crystal Palace are considering to sign in the summer to take Patrick Vieira’s side to next level after an encouraging maiden campaign under the French manager. Nathaniel Clyne and Joel Ward are both on the wrong side of 30s, and Nathan Ferguson’s transfer from West Brom hasn’t worked out…

Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts against Chelsea.

“I’m Not Finished” – Ronaldo’s Message After Last Home Game Of The Season

By Vishal | May 3, 2022

Cristiano Ronaldo added another goal to his tally as Manchester United registered a rare comfortable win over Brentford and gave the Old Trafford crowd something to celebrate amid a protest against the owners. The 3-0 triumph capped off what was a miserable season at the Theatre of Dreams, which witnessed a series of embarrassing results…

Man Utd 3-0 Brentford: 3 Talking Points From United’s Last Home Game Of The Season

By BF Staff | May 3, 2022

Man Utd finished their last home game of the season on a high, beating Brentford 3-0 at the Theatre of Dreams. On a night when United fans staged yet another protest about the club’s ownership, the players delivered the biggest win under Ralf Rangnick before doing a lap of honour in front of a partially…

Sir Alex Ferguson and Gary Neville before the match.

Sir Alex Ferguson Gives His Thoughts On Erik ten Hag’s Appointment

By BF Staff | May 2, 2022

Sir Alex Ferguson has wished incoming Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag well, insisting the club is in need of someone to “get in control.” United fans, after another trophy less season, can’t wait for the underwhelming campaign to finish. Since Ten Hag’s announcement as Ralf Rangnick’s successor, there have been more eyes on Ajax…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag celebrates after the match.

Ten Hag Has Decided His First Man United Signing – £20m Offer Will Be Enough

By Vishal | May 1, 2022

Erik ten Hag has identified the full-back positions as a problem area at Manchester United, and has already picked out the player he wants to sign to fix the issue. Tyrell Malacia could be Ten Hag’s first signing at United. According to the Mirror, the incoming manager wants the Feyenoord left-back to challenge Luke Shaw…

General view inside the stadium before the match.

“Best Transfer” – Huge Man United Figure At The Club Set To Leave

By Vishal | April 30, 2022

Manchester United’s dreadful season hit another low in April, as back to back humiliating defeats at Liverpool and Arsenal ended their top-four hopes. The Red Devils’ current state is the result of a decade of mismanagement. However, it appears United are finally addressing their issues behind the scenes, and their new rebuilding process isn’t merely…

Manchester United's Alejandro Garnacho comes on as a substitute to make his first team debut.

Manchester United 1-1 Chelsea: 3 Key Talking Points From Old Trafford Draw

By BF Staff | April 29, 2022

Manchester United settled for a point against Chelsea and ended the visitor’s eight game winning run away from home with a 1-1 draw on Thursday night. Ralf Rangnick’s men, after their humbling at Liverpool and Arsenal, showed more intent and aggression against the Blues, especially after Marcos Alonso’s opener in the second-half. But they were…

Manchester United interim manager Ralf Rangnick before the match.

Ralf Rangnick Set To Become Manager Of European Side – Announcement Expected Soon

By BF Staff | April 29, 2022

Ralf Rangnick is set to be named the new manager of the Austria national team. The German tactician has been on the Austrian FA (OFB)’s radar ever since the departure of  Franco Foda, who resigned following the European side’s failure to qualify for the 2022 World Cup. He is well aware of Austrian football due…

Not In Ten Hag’s Plans: United Defender Could Return To His Former Club

By Vishal | April 28, 2022

Erik ten Hag is yet to fully assess the Manchester United squad, but the club are willing to let go a number of players who have underperformed this season. Anything that the Red Devils will recoup in transfer fees this summer is expected to be added to the incoming manager’s transfer budget of £100-£150m in…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag in the Champions League.

Erik ten Hag Could Consider To Sign £35m-Rated ‘Goal Machine’

By Vishal | April 27, 2022

Sebastian Haller is the latest Ajax player to be linked with a move to Manchester United after it was announced Erik ten Hag is set to take charge of the Premier League club at the end of the season. United’s frontline is an area of concern for the incoming manager. Edinson Cavani’s departure is all…

Ajax coach Erik ten Hag before the match.

“I’ll do anything” – Defender Keen To Return To United And Play Under Erik Ten Hag

By BF Staff | April 26, 2022

Brandon Williams is determined to make it at Manchester United after spending the 2021/22 season on loan at Norwich City. The Englishman will return to United in the summer following a fruitful loan spell at Norwich. After initially struggling to get minutes under former boss Daniel Farke, Williams managed to win Dean Smith’s trust, and…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag.

Ten Hag Keen To Have Forgotten Man Utd Academy Player Back At Club

By Vishal | April 25, 2022

Erik ten Hag’s past with Andreas Pereira might help the Brazilian revive his career at Man Utd. Pereira, after failing to establish himself at Old Trafford under Jose Mourinho and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, moved to his native Brazil last summer. Following a bright start to his loan spell at Flamengo, he convinced the club to…

“If only he brings me” – Ajax Forward Asks Ten Hag To Take Him To United

By BF Staff | April 24, 2022

Ajax players are delighted for their manager Erik ten Hag following his announcement as Manchester United’s new manager. And one player has even jokingly asked the Dutch tactician to take him to Old Trafford. United’s announcement before the conclusion of Ajax’s campaign has not affected the focus of the Eredivisie leaders, who registered a 1-0…

Derby County manager Wayne Rooney.

Wayne Rooney Was ‘Proposed’ To Be Part Of Erik ten Hag’s Coaching Staff

By Vishal | April 22, 2022

Wayne Rooney rejected the opportunity to return to Manchester United as part of Erik ten Hag’s coaching staff. The United hierarchy, after finalising the appointment of the Dutch tactician, are working on completing his backroom staff. Ajax assistant Mitchell van der Gaag is the incoming manager’s preferred No 2 for the United rebuild. He has…

‘Excited’ Manchester United Players React To Erik ten Hag’s Appointment

By BF Staff | April 22, 2022

Manchester United players might have delivered lifeless display during the tail end the season, but they are ‘excited’ by the arrival of Erik ten Hag. Ralf Rangnick, despite his expertise behind the scenes, has failed to pick up the players following Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s mid-season dismissal. As a result, the Red Devils’ hopes of qualifying…

Manchester United's Paul Pogba celebrates scoring their second goal with team mates.

Man United Superstar Will Leave This Summer – He’s Hurt By Reaction Of Fans

By Vishal | April 22, 2022

Paul Pogba, substituted just 10 minutes into the game at Anfield following a calf injury, has potentially played his last game in a Man United shirt. With Scott McTominay and Fred already out injured Ralf Rangnick was left with no other option but to replace the Frenchman with Jesse Lingard on Tuesday night. Liverpool, who…

Ten Hag Wins ‘First Battle’ As Man Utd Accept His Request To Bring In Englishman

By BF Staff | April 21, 2022

Erik ten Hag’s appointment as Man Utd manager has been announced after a lengthy process. United’s football director John Murtough was impressed with Ten Hag’s ‘long-term vision’ for the Red Devils during the club’s conversations, which also involved the Dutchman demanding an environment and structure that allows him to have a big say in footballing…

Ajax coach Erik ten Hag before the match in the Champions League.

“It’s A Great Honour” – Erik ten Hag’s Reaction After Becoming Manchester United Manager

By Vishal | April 21, 2022

Manchester United have announced the appointment of Erik ten Hag as Men’s First Team Manager. The Dutchman will leave Ajax at the end of the season following a successful four-and-a-half-years at the Amsterdam club. His journey, which started in 2017, with the iconic outfit is still not completed, as Ajax try to wrap up a…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag in the Champions League.

Manchester United Agree Another Deal With Ajax After Erik ten Hag

By Vishal | April 21, 2022

Erik ten Hag is set to become the new Manchester United manager after agreeing a three-year deal, with the option of a 12-month extension, and will be followed by another Ajax man to Old Trafford at the end of the season. While Ten Hag’s pursuit was straightforward due to a clause in his Ajax contract…

General view of a corner flag at Old Trafford.

“Revolution Begins” – Two Leading Manchester United Men Leave The Club

By BF Staff | April 20, 2022

Manchester United’s two leading scouts have left the club amid their worst run of form in the post-Sir Alex Ferguson era. Jim Lawlor, United’s chief scout, as well as the head of global scouting, Marcel Bout, have decided to step down from their respective roles. Lawlor leaves after 16 years at Old Trafford. He joined…

“Proud Of Him” – What Fans Are Saying About Hannibal Mejbri’s Display vs Liverpool

By BF Staff | April 20, 2022

Manchester United were played out of the park by Liverpool in their 4-0 defeat at Anfield – their heaviest ever loss at the Reds’ home ground. Ralf Rangnick’s men were second best at everything on Tuesday night. In his post-match interview to Sky Sports, Mo Salah, who bagged a brace, said: “They make our life…

Borussia Dortmund's Erling Braut Haaland celebrates scoring their second goal.

Erling Haaland Agrees To Join Manchester City – Will Earn More Than Cristiano Ronaldo

By Vishal | April 19, 2022

Manchester City have managed to convince Erling Haaland to sign for them ahead of Real Madrid and Barcelona. The two La Liga giants were in the running for the Norway international, but City have been the most determined side for his signature. Barcelona’s financial woes prevented them from meeting Haaland’s demands, while Madrid remain keen…

Manchester United's Raphael Varane and Harry Maguire.

Man United Want To Sign New Centre-back After Deciding Two Sell Two Defenders

By BF Staff | April 18, 2022

Man United have spent over £100m on centre-back signings since the start of the 2019-20 season, and are set to dip into the transfer market for one more this summer following another campaign marked by disastrous defending. United signed four-time Champions League winner Raphael Varane from Real Madrid to partner the world’s most expensive centre-back…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag.

Ajax Man Set To Follow Erik ten Hag To Manchester United

By BF Staff | April 17, 2022

Erik ten Hag, after verbally agreeing to become Manchester United manager last week, has now decided to bring his Ajax assistant Mitchell van der Gaag with him to England. The duo will be on the touchline today in the KNVB Cup final clash against PSV Eindhoven, and look to conclude Ajax’s campaign with a trophy…

“Worth the wait” – Ronaldo Scores Hat-trick With His First Free Kick In Nearly Two Years

By BF Staff | April 16, 2022

Manchester United returned to the winning ways with a 3-2 win over Norwich City courtesy of a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick. The Red Devils had to fight hard for all three points at Old Trafford, as they slipped a two goal lead to 20th place Norwich, much to the disappointment of the home fans. Some of…

Ajax's Donny van de Beek and coach Erik ten Hag during training.

What Van de Beek Has Told ‘Worried’ Man Utd Players About Erik ten Hag

By Vishal | April 16, 2022

Erik ten Hag’s impending arrival has led to Donny van de Beek being bombarded with questions from Man Utd teammates. A number of United players preferred Mauricio Pochettino as their next manager over the Ajax boss, particularly due to their familiarity with the Argentine’s work at Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League. Now…

Man Utd manager Jose Mourinho gestures to Juventus fans after the match.

Mourinho’s Signing Officially Informs He Wants To Leave Man United This Summer

By Vishal | April 15, 2022

Nemanja Matic, who followed Jose Mourinho from Chelsea to Man United, has decided to depart Old Trafford before the next managerial change comes into effect. The Serbian midfielder has officially informed United of his wish to leave the club this summer, reports Jonathan Shrager. Matic is the only natural defensive midfielder in the senior set-up…

Leeds United's Kalvin Phillips and Raphinha celebrate after the match.

Leeds Star To Manchester United: Deal ‘Likely To Get Done’ If Erik ten Hag Wants Him

By Vishal | April 14, 2022

Manchester United are prepared to support their new manager to shape the squad this summer. Erik ten Hag has one foot in the door at Old Trafford after verbally agreeing to become the Red Devils’ boss. Paper works and an agreement on a compensation fee with Ajax is all that remains before his much-awaited arrival…

Ajax coach Erik ten Hag before the match in the Champions League.

Erik ten Hag Has Decided His Preferred Assistant At Manchester United

By Vishal | April 13, 2022

Ajax manager Erik ten Hag is set to leave the club after five trophy-laden years in Amsterdam. Ten Hag, 52, has agreed to become Manchester United’s new manager, and will sign a three-year contract. The deal will have the option for a fourth year. As per the Telegraph, the move is now “99 per cent”…

Twitter Reacts As Manchester United Reach Agreement With Erik ten Hag

By Vishal | April 12, 2022

Manchester United have finally found their new permanent manager, reaching a verbal agreement in principle with Erik ten Hag. The Ajax boss is set to replace Ralf Rangnick at the helm in the summer, pending agreement with his current club. The 52-year-old is expected to pen a four-year contract at Old Trafford, The Athletic’s David…

General view of a corner flag before the match.

“I’m Open” – Former Man United Player Ready To Return To The Club This Summer

By BF Staff | April 12, 2022

Jaap Stam has offered his services to former club Manchester United. The Premier League giants are in midst of a search for a new manager, with Erik ten Hag the preferred candidate. Although the Ajax manager is yet to give his nod to succeed Ralf Rangnick at the end of the season, a number of…

Nemanja Vidic Tells Harry Maguire What He Needs To Do To Recover His Form

By Vishal | April 11, 2022

Harry Maguire can’t seem to catch a break. The Englishman, irrespective of his performance for the entirety of the 90 minutes, has found himself directly or indirectly involved in multiple opposition goals this season. In Manchester United’s 1-0 away defeat against Everton, Anthony Gordon’s match-winning goal came after the youngster’s shot took a deflection off…

Mauricio Pochettino shakes hands with Ajax coach Erik ten Hag before the match.

Not United: European Side Approach Ten Hag And He’s Considering Their Offer

By BF Staff | April 11, 2022

Erik ten Hag is Manchester United’s preferred choice to replace Ralf Rangnick at the helm come summer, but there’s no agreement in place with the Ajax manager. The Dutch tactician wants to come to the Premier League but has reportedly put forward a list of demands, including control over transfers, and will only accept United’s…