Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag during training.

United 0-1 Atletico: 4 Talking Points From Ten Hag’s First Pre-Season Defeat

By Naveen Kelvin | July 30, 2022

Manchester United suffered their first setback of an otherwise promising pre-season campaign, with Atletico Madrid coming out on top on a sunny day in Norway. In the end, the English outfit lacked a clinical finishing edge to make the key difference. Joao Felix, who is making a habit of scoring against United, found the breakthrough…

Sir Alex Ferguson speaks to the media during the UEFA Euro 2020 Glasgow Logo Launch.

Sir Alex Is Back At Manchester United – Will Have Important Role During Ten Hag Era

By Vishal | July 30, 2022

Sir Alex Ferguson left Manchester United over nine years ago. Five managers later, the club haven’t progressed any further, seeing rivals Manchester City and Liverpool overtake them and dominate English and European football. Erik ten Hag is the latest boss to be given the responsibility to steer the ship at Old Trafford. And it appears…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag celebrates after the match.

Man United Hold Talks To Sign £55m Striker – Ten Hag Wants A New Forward

By Vishal | July 29, 2022

Erik ten Hag has asked for attacking reinforcements amid uncertainty over Cristiano Ronaldo’s future. Ronaldo and his agent, Jorge Mendes, met with Manchester United officials to reiterate his intention to depart Old Trafford for Champions League football. The Portuguese has remained unavailable for all of the club’s pre-season fixtures to date, and is not expected…

Manchester United players pose for a team group photo before the match against Liverpool.

Manchester United 4-1 Wrexham: Four Things That Happened

By BF Staff | July 28, 2022

Manchester United returned from their tour Down Under at the weekend and added a new pre-season friendly in their schedule. On Wednesday, Erik ten Hag’s men played Wrexham in a behind-closed-doors fixture at Carrington. The Dutch coach included an extra game in his plans to give minutes to new arrivals and players who weren’t regularly…

Manchester United's Tyrell Malacia in action.

Manchester United Allow Defender To Join English Side After Malacia’s Arrival

By Vishal | July 26, 2022

Manchester United had only two first-team quality left-backs – Luke Shaw and Alex Telles – under Ralf Rangnick last season. However, the return of Brandon Williams from his loan, the emergence of Alvaro Fernandez from the academy, and the signing of Tyrell Malacia has led to an abundance of players capable of playing in the…

Ten Hag’s Furious Reaction To De Gea’s Mistake During Friendly

By Naveen Kelvin | July 26, 2022

If there is one thing that these interim days of pre-season have made clear to spectators it is this: Erik ten Hag means business! Whether or not he will succeed is up to a lot of factors and while Manchester United’s results have been overwhelmingly positive, particularly the heavy win over Liverpool and the clean…

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag during training.

United Player To Hold Talks With Ten Hag After Refusing To Return To Training

By Vishal | July 26, 2022

Erik ten Hag has overseen a pretty successful pre-season tour in his first summer as Manchester United manager. The Red Devils flew to Thailand and Australia to face Liverpool, Melbourne Victory, Crystal Palace and Aston Villa. Over the weekend they played out a 2-2 draw against Steven Gerrard’s Villa to end their stay Down Under…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag in the Champions League.

Only One Boss: Man United Player Dropped By Erik ten Hag For Breaking Rules

By Naveen Kelvin | July 25, 2022

A lot has been said as of recent about Erik ten Hag’s rules-based approach to instilling discipline at Man United. Multiple reports have indicated that Ten Hag has already begun stamping his brand of discipline at the club, focusing on punishing players when they break rules regarding health, fitness, diet, and punctuality. A decent chunk…

Manchester United's David de Gea.

De Gea’s Mistake, Maguire’s Save: 3 Things We Noticed During Man Utd 2-2 Aston Villa

By BF Staff | July 23, 2022

Manchester United had a disappointing end to an overall encouraging pre season tour in Australia. The Red Devils failed to see the game out against Aston Villa, conceding twice in the second-half to draw 2-2. Jadon Sancho, one of the standout players on the tour, opened the scoring in the 25th minute by volleying home…

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag before the match in Australia.

Ten Hag’s Fourth Signing: Agent Of Star Forward Meets United To Complete £68m Deal

By Vishal | July 23, 2022

Manchester United had a slow start to their summer transfer business, as they took over two months to give Erik ten Hag his first new signing following his appointment as the club’s new head coach. Tyrell Malacia was the only fresh face to be on the plane for United’s pre-season tour. However, the club’s hierarchy…

“Set To Start For United” – Ten Hag Has Already Found Ronaldo’s Replacement

By Vishal | July 22, 2022

Anthony Martial’s encouraging form in pre-season, coupled with Cristiano Ronaldo’s failure to join the Manchester United squad on their tour, has ensured the spot in the first XI for the Frenchman for the start of the new campaign. Ronaldo has been absent from the club’s pre-season tour due to personal reasons, and has maintained his…

‘Ten Hag Ball’ – Man United Scored ‘Ajax Style’ Goal vs Crystal Palace

By BF Staff | July 19, 2022

Manchester United are flying high in pre-season, as they ended another outing away from Manchester with a big win. On the latest leg of their tour, the Red Devils played Crystal Palace with over 75,000 fans in attendance in the iconic MCG. The lineup that Erik ten Hag picked from the kick-off against Patrick Vieira’s…

Argentina's Lisandro Martinez celebrates after the match.

Three Things That Lisandro Martinez Will Bring To Manchester United

By Vishal | July 18, 2022

Manchester United are flying high in pre-season under Erik ten Hag, scoring eight goals and conceding just once across two games against Liverpool and Melbourne Victory. The same could be said about their transfer business in recent weeks, albeit complicated by a slow start. The new manager had to wait over two months to see…

New Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag and director of football John Murtough in the stands.

Ten Hag Encouraged To Play United Flop By Club Chiefs To Save Transfer Fee

By Naveen Kelvin | July 16, 2022

Manchester United may be on the verge of witnessing a splendid comeback from Anthony Martial. The French forward who was once the most promising name in Manchester fresh from his arrival from Monaco rapidly descended into disuse and frustration as he could not consistently keep up his form in an increasingly competitive squad despite multiple…

Manchester United's Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring their third goal with teammate Donny van de Beek.

‘New Position For Maguire’ – 4 Things We Noticed from Man United’s 4-1 Win At Melbourne

By Naveen Kelvin | July 15, 2022

After winning it all in Thailand, Manchester United were able to continue their positive start to the pre-season as the Red Devils secured a 4-1 win over Melbourne Victory. Christopher Ikonomidis ruined the English side’s clean sheet minutes after the kick-off whistle was blown with his well-placed goal. However, the rest of the first half…

Eriksen Announced – Manchester United Set To Also Complete Their Third Signing

By Vishal | July 15, 2022

Manchester United took over two months after appointing Erik ten Hag as their manager to bring the Dutch coach his first signing. Tyrell Malacia, signed from Feyenoord, was the only new arrival to join the United squad on their pre-season tour. However, in the recent weeks, the club’s hierarchy have stepped up their efforts to…

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag during training.

Everything Agreed: Man Utd Set To Sign 24-Year-Old Star Ahead Of Premier League Rivals

By Vishal | July 15, 2022

Man Utd have beaten off competition from Arsenal to sign Lisandro Martinez from Ajax. United chief executive Richard Arnold and football director John Murtough met with Ajax’s officials, including club legend Edwin van der Sar, this week to persuade the Dutch champions to sell their last season’s player of the year. Before their trip to…

FC Barcelona's Frenkie de Jong during the warm up before the match.

Manchester United Reach ‘Full Agreement’ To Sign Frenkie De Jong

By Naveen Kelvin | July 14, 2022

Frenkie de Jong to Manchester United has been a seemingly never-ending saga. What perhaps makes it even more frustrating for supporters of the Red Devils are the numerous false confirmations that have kept popping up. The bottom-line has always hovered somewhere around Barcelona’s uncertainty and the player’s full wish to not leave Camp Nou. Now,…

Ajax coach Erik ten Hag inside the stadium before the match.

Ten Hag’s Former Player Agrees Personal Terms To Join Manchester United

By Naveen Kelvin | July 13, 2022

Manchester United have been linked with virtually every eligible player this transfer season. Of course, with the Red Devils, this is often the case and Erik ten Hag’s appetite for a rebuild makes it more likely to be true than not. Despite all that, the Premier League giants only have one confirmed arrival to brag…

Manchester United's Anthony Martial celebrates scoring their third goal with Bruno Fernandes.

Manchester United 4-0 Liverpool: Players That Stood Out In Ten Hag’s First Game

By Naveen Kelvin | July 13, 2022

Erik ten Hag’s first game in charge of Manchester United went off to a perfect start as the side managed to get the better of Liverpool in a pre-season friendly. The 4-0 scoreline certainly paints a very affirmative picture of the Dutchman’s initial approach. However, more than the changes that the gaffer brought in, it…

Manchester United players pose for a team group photo before the match against Liverpool.

“We Are Going To Win The League” – Twitter Reacts To Man Utd’s 4-0 Win vs Liverpool

By Naveen Kelvin | July 12, 2022

Erik ten Hag’s start as Man Utd’s manager went impeccably well, at least as far as friendlies are concerned. The Red Devils faced off against their arch-rivals Liverpool in Bangkok in a pre-season friendly and the 4-0 scoreline in favour of the Mancunians is not one that would have been predicted before the start of…

Manchester United's Harry Maguire.

What Fans Are Saying About Ten Hag Confirming Maguire As Captain

By Naveen Kelvin | July 11, 2022

It is fair to say that 2021/22 was not the best of seasons for Manchester United. Of course, that did not look like the case a year ago, what with the seemingly unthinkable signing of Cristiano Ronaldo secured amidst other promising arrivals and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer looking keen on capitalizing on a trophy-run. None of…

Ten Hag’s New Striker: Four Alternatives If Cristiano Ronaldo Leaves

By Naveen Kelvin | July 11, 2022

Cristiano Ronaldo may leave Manchester United again, inviting much heartache from the Red Devils. However, in that event, the focus must be placed not on seeking a like to like replacement for CR7 (a failed endeavour if the scores of Red no.7 jerseys are any indication) and instead think about the future. Presently, United’s future…

How De Jong Reacted To Malacia’s Move To Manchester United

By Vishal | July 7, 2022

Barcelona and Manchester United have agreed an outline deal for Frenkie de Jong, but the negotiations have slowed down due to indecision on the player’s part. De Jong remains keen on staying at Camp Nou, Xavi is happy to have him, and publicly the club’s hierarchy have also stated their desire to keep hold of…

Man Utd Agree £13m Deal With Premier League Club For Midfielder’s Transfer

By Vishal | July 6, 2022

Man Utd’s transfer activity has intensified following the start of pre-season training under new manager Erik ten Hag. The Red Devils announced the arrival of Tyrell Malacia from Feyenoord on Tuesday. The 22-year-old left-back follows Ten Hag to the Premier League from the Eredivisie in a deal worth an initial €15m. Meanwhile, United also succeeded…

‘Contracts Ready’ – Man United Set To Complete Their Second Signing After Tyrell Malacia

By Vishal | July 5, 2022

Manchester United have announced the signing of Tyrell Malacia from Feyenoord, and have made significant progress in their pursuit of a new midfielder. On Tuesday, Malacia became the first arrival of the Erik ten Hag era, arriving from Feyenoord in a €15 million plus €2m add-ons deal. The left-back has penned a contract until June…

“He Knows The Ajax Style” – Twitter Reacts As Christian Eriksen Decides To Join Man Utd

By Vishal | July 5, 2022

Christian Eriksen is set to join Man Utd on a three year deal following the end of his contract with Brentford. The Denmark international made his return to competitive football for Brentford in February, and took no time in getting back to his best. Eriksen racked up four assists in 11 Premier League appearances this…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag celebrates after the match.

Premier League Midfielder Agrees To Join Ten Hag At Manchester United

By BF Staff | July 4, 2022

Manchester United have convinced Christian Eriksen to join Erik ten Hag’s project at Old Trafford. The Dutchman has been looking to increase the technical quality of his side in order to smoothly implement his possession based style of football. Accordingly, the players who are comfortable with the ball on their feet are high on United’s…

“Terrible Timing” – Twitter Reacts As Cristiano Ronaldo Asks To Leave Manchester United

By BF Staff | July 3, 2022

Manchester United made significant headway in the transfer market this week, as they agreed a deal in principle to sign Tyrell Malacia from Feyenoord, and reached a broad agreement with Barcelona over Frenkie de Jong’s fee. However, John Murtough and his recruitment staff’s task to bolster Erik ten Hag’s squad became a lot harder over…

New Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag outside the stadium before the match.

Everything Agreed: Man United To Complete First Signing Of Ten Hag Era

By Vishal | July 2, 2022

Erik ten Hag took charge of his first training session as Manchester United manager without the arrival of any new signing. However, the start of pre-season training on Monday seems to have push the club hierarchy into hurrying their transfer activity. By the end of the week, the Red Devils have agreed a deal worth…

General view of a corner flag at Old Trafford.

Man Utd Working On Their Third Signing – Deal Could Be Completed For £41m

By BF Staff | July 1, 2022

Man Utd have agreed deals in principle to sign Netherlands duo Tyrell Malacia and Frenkie de Jong, and have now approached Ajax for their third transfer of the summer. Earlier this week, the Premier League giants struck a deal for €15m plus €2m in add-ons with Feyenoord. The left-back is likely to be Erik ten…

Ajax coach Erik ten Hag inside the stadium before the match.

‘Player Has Chosen United’ – Defender Agrees To Join Erik ten Hag’s Side

By Vishal | June 29, 2022

Lyon were in a driving seat at one stage to sign Feyenoord’s talented defender Tyrell Malacia, but a late move from Manchester United is set to force the Ligue 1 outfit to look elsewhere to fill their left-back position. The French side, who are managed by former Ajax manager Peter Bosz, were close to signing…

Feyenoord's Tyrell Malacia and AS Roma coach Jose Mourinho.

Manchester United Reach Agreement To Sign New Left-Back For Ten Hag

By Vishal | June 28, 2022

Manchester United made headway in their pursuit of Frenkie de Jong over the weekend, reaching a broad agreement with Barcelona over a fee for the transfer of Frenkie de Jong. It appears John Murtough, the club’s football director, is also pushing to secure another signing. Earlier on Monday, Fabrizio Romano claimed United have made a…

Netherlands' Frenkie de Jong applauds fans after the match.

Manchester United Agree €65m Fee For Frenkie De Jong With Barcelona

By Vishal | June 28, 2022

Erik ten Hag looks all set to reunite with Frenkie de Jong, as Manchester United have found a breakthrough in negotiations with Barcelona for the midfielder’s transfer. The two clubs have been in discussions regarding De Jong’s move ever since Ten Hag took over the helm at Old Trafford. Now, they’ve reached an agreement for…

Manchester United's Bruno Fernandes celebrates scoring their first goal with teammates.

Man United Ready To Accept €10m Bid From Premier League Club To Sell Their Midfielder

By BF Staff | June 27, 2022

Manchester United have received a bid from Premier League opposition Fulham for the permanent transfer of Andreas Pereira. The midfielder has enjoyed a good year on loan with Flamengo, and has been keen to extend his stay in his native Brazil. However, despite his impressive sting, the Brazilian outfit are unlikely to turn his loan…

FC Barcelona's Frenkie de Jong during the warm up before the match.

Manchester United Planning To Complete Frenkie De Jong’s Transfer By Thursday

By Vishal | June 26, 2022

Manchester United have made significant progress in their pursuit of Frenkie de Jong in the recent days. The gap in the Barcelona midfielder’s valuation narrowed between the two clubs, with United now close to agreeing a fee in the region of £68m. As per talkSport, the Red Devils are aiming to complete the transfer by…

New Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag outside the stadium before the match.

‘Here We Go’ – Manchester United Agree Their First Transfer Under Erik ten Hag

By BF Staff | June 24, 2022

Manchester United have reached their first transfer agreement following Erik ten Hag’s appointment. The Dutchman’s rebuild requires strengthening in various areas of the squad, with the Red Devils understood to be laying the groundwork on multiple arrivals. Talks have taken place to sign Antony as well as Frenkie de Jong. However, offloading out of favour…

New Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag and director of football John Murtough in the stands.

Man United Find Agreement With Premier League Side For 25-Year-Old Star

By Vishal | June 23, 2022

Man United have allowed a number of first-team players to depart following the expiration of their respective contracts, but the early days of the summer transfer window have seen John Murtough and his recruitment team struggle to offload players who still have years remaining on their deals. However, now they’ve managed to find an agreement…

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

Ten Hag Closing In On His First Signing – £40m Forward ‘On His Way’

By Vishal | June 21, 2022

Erik ten Hag has identified Frenkie de Jong as his priority transfer, but the midfielder might not be his first signing at Manchester United. The Red Devils are preparing a second offer for the Barcelona midfielder after their opening offer of €60m plus bonuses was turned down by the Catalan giants. However, John Murtough, the…

Ten Hag’s Priority Signing Rejects Man Utd – Van Gaal Influenced His Decision

By Vishal | June 19, 2022

Erik ten Hag is facing a challenge of implementing his style of football at Man Utd in a short span of time. And Louis van Gaal’s warning to one of his transfer targets has made the former Ajax manager’s task a lot harder. The 52-year-old has been prioritising signing players who have previously played under…

Ronaldo Doesn’t Feel Involved In Ten Hag’s Plans – His Agent Is Looking For A New Club

By Vishal | June 17, 2022

Erik ten Hag’s early days of Manchester United rebuild haven’t seen any new signing so far, but a number of senior players have been shown the exit door. And the side’s most senior figure might soon follow the footsteps of the likes of Paul Pogba and Juan Mata. Cristiano Ronaldo, the Red Devils’ Player of…

England's Harry Kane on the substitutes bench.

‘Final Details’ – Man United Close To Agreeing Deal To Sell England International

By Vishal | June 17, 2022

Nottingham Forest are making progress in their pursuit to sign Dean Henderson from Man United. Forest are set to play in the Premier League for the first time since 1999. But their new era kicked off on the wrong note, as play-off semi-final hero Brice Samba refused to sign a new contract. The goalkeeper is…

Barcelona's Frenkie de Jong celebrates scoring their second goal with Ousmane Dembele, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and teammates.

Frenkie De Jong To Manchester United: Transfer Expected To Get Done

By BF Staff | June 16, 2022

Manchester United remain locked in talks with Barcelona for the transfer of Frenkie de Jong. The Spanish outfit are holding out for around €100m for the Dutch midfielder. But United are in no mood of giving into Barca’s demands amid the latter’s messy financial situation. The Red Devils are calm despite a difference in what…

Ajax coach Erik ten Hag before the match against Liverpool.

United Star Agrees To Join Champions League Giants – Ten Hag Has Picked His Replacement

By Vishal | June 15, 2022

Erik ten Hag is tasked with dealing a number of high profile exits in his early days of Manchester United reign. The Red Devils have announced the departures of Nemanja Matic, Edinson Cavani, and Paul Pogba, among others. It is understood Ten Hag didn’t make any particular effort to keep any of the departing names,…

Netherlands' Matthijs de Ligt and Frenkie de Jong after the match.

Man United Make Offer To Sign PL Midfielder – No Agreement Yet For De Jong

By Vishal | June 14, 2022

Man United have made an offer to Christian Eriksen, but they remain a long way off meeting Barcelona’s asking price for Frenkie de Jong. Discussions between United and Barca have accelerated following encouragement from the Dutchman that he would be open to join Erik ten Hag at Old Trafford. The dynamic midfielder was initially understood…

New Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag outside the stadium before the match.

Four Issues That Erik Ten Hag Has To Address At Manchester United

By Naveen Kelvin | June 14, 2022

The preparations are full-fledged for the upcoming season of football and in a little hallowed corner of Manchester, it has been over a decade since Premier League glory was tasted. Managers have come and gone, philosophies of football squandered, and yet Old Trafford still awaits its great rebuild and change in fortune. With Erik ten…

Ajax Amsterdam's Antony in action with Benfica's Darwin Nunez.

‘Matter Of Time’ – Man Utd Expected To Reach Agreement To Sign Forward

By BF Staff | June 11, 2022

Man Utd are reportedly expected to sign Ajax forward Antony after missing out on Darwin Nunez. United were interested in bringing in the Benfica striker to Old Trafford, but have been prized out by Liverpool. Jurgen Klopp’s side are set to break their club transfer record to sign Nunez. However, the Red Devils remain keen…

Netherlands' Frenkie de Jong during the warm up.

Frenkie De Jong Gives Green Light To Join Manchester United

By Vishal | June 10, 2022

Erik ten Hag has convinced Frenkie de Jong to join his rebuild at Manchester United. The Netherlands international has been reluctant to leave Barcelona and move to a club that isn’t going to play Champions League football in the upcoming season. But the appointment of Ten Hag, De Jong’s former manager at Ajax, has turned…

New Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag outside the stadium before the match.

Man Utd Very Close To Reaching Agreement For First Summer Transfer – Ten Hag Is Convinced

By Vishal | June 7, 2022

Man Utd are reportedly very close to reaching an agreement for Frenkie de Jong’s transfer following Erik ten Hag’s talks with the midfielder. The Premier League giants are in direct negotiations with Barcelona, as they look to finalise their first signing of the summer transfer window ahead of pre-season. Barca have made De Jong available…

Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik ten Hag.

Midfielder Set To Return To United – Ten Hag Believes He Fits His Style

By BF Staff | June 2, 2022

Andreas Pereira is set to return to Manchester United after spending a year on loan at Flamengo. Pereira moved to his native Brazil last summer in search for regular minutes following an underwhelming loan stint at Lazio. His decision to leave European football appeared to pay off, as he impressed at Flamengo in his initial…

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