Louis van Gaal met the media yesterday, and we learnt that none of our new signings will feature against Sunderland tomorrow. Herrera and Shaw are both out injured, whereas Marcos Rojo doesn’t have a work permit in time. United still need to push on in the transfer market, and any deals will have to be wrapped up quickly.
Heres all the latest gossip from around the web, dated Saturday 23rd August:
Angel Di Maria wants to move to Manchester United, and has already spoken to Marcos Rojo about the prospect of joining him at Old Trafford. (Radio Marca)
Danny Welbeck has been told he can leave Old Trafford. (Telegraph)
Manchester United’s bid of £30m plus Chicharito for Arturo Vidal was rejected by Juventus. (101 Great Goals)
Ander Herrera is injured, and will miss the game against Sunderland tomorrow. (ESPN)
Marcos Rojo’s work permit hasn’t come through in time. (Express)