Former Manchester United defender Michael Keane has been left gutted, after his proposed move back to Old Trafford has fallen through. That’s according to the Daily Mirror, who say that the 24-year-old was led to believe that he was Jose Mourinho’s number one defensive target.
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Manchester United have been linked with an emotional move to bring back one of their formers players, Michael Keane this summer. However, that move was obviously cast into doubt when the club announced that a move for Victor Lindelof was in place.
Manchester United Football Club’s interest in Michael Keane has been well documented. With some reports suggesting that Jose Mourinho is keen to get a move for the former Old Trafford centre-back wrapped up as soon as possible, as to not get left behind by City.
Manchester United’s players have all jetted off for some time away from the beautiful game following a pretty successful season. The Red Devils won two trophies but now attentions switch to bringing in new players whilst clearing some of the dead wood.
Manchester United have always been known for their ability to produce top class players directly from the academy. Over recent years, that hasn’t changed with stars like Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard playing an integral part in the first-team.
Last summer, Manchester United spent big money to bring back Paul Pogba to the club, just a few years after letting him leave Old Trafford in a much cheaper deal. Now, the Red Devils could be about to do something similar with defender Michael Keane.
Manchester United have always been known as a club that has a conveyor belt of world-class talent coming through, and that is no different right now. Jose Mourinho has handed plenty of starts to the likes of Jesse Lingard and Marcus Rashford, who have both done well.
Over the summer, Manchester United broke the world record to bring back their former academy graduate Paul Pogba. Jose Mourinho didn’t mind spending big to bring the Frenchman back, and he may be about to do something similar once again.
Manchester United Football Club sadly won’t be on our TV screens for the next fortnight, due to the pain that is the international break. These breaks seem to be coming thick and fast already which is a real shame, but there are a few positives to take out of it.
Burnley Football Club have confirmed the permanent move for Manchester United’s young defender, Michael Keane. Keane, 21 from Stockport has been on United’s books since 2009, but after a series of successful loan moves, he has finally left Old Trafford on a long-term contract.