Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

One Helluva Battle Developing!

One Helluva Battle Developing!

The name of Kevin Strootman has been linked with Manchester United several times

The Dutch midfielder, currently on the books of PSV Eindhoven, is highly rated with the 22 year-old considered to be one of the most exciting young talents in Dutch football.

The fact that our club had been linked with a move for the player, on numerous occasions, led us all to believe that, one day, he`d be coming, but we apparently have major rivals for his signature now.

It seems that Arsenal are also keen to sign the player and we`re locked in a battle, with a muted transfer fee of £17 million, to secure his services.

Unfortunately, matters are further complicated by the fact that other top clubs, namely AC Milan, Liverpool and Tottenham are also showing an interest.

Perhaps we should have snapped him up yonks ago, there`d be none of this hullabaloo then would there!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Friday December 14 2012
Time: 12:27PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Mike Towell – RIP

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Will Be Back!

Comments

0
All of these clubs have been scouting Strootman for a number of years and they're not the only ones either. Why is it that U*d or rather U*d apologists always claim they saw him first? It's childish to say the least.
Bluedub
14/12/2012 12:33:00
0
Tis childish Bluedub but also very, very funny but it's not just the united fanbase that has those fans, pretty certain most clubs in the world have them.
TheFamousNo7
14/12/2012 16:39:00
0
As for Strootman the guy does look class and there will be a number of clubs interested in him if he is for sale. He and Wanyama are certainly players who could improve our midfield (assuming they adjust). Thing is with the competition for both players the price won't be quite as cheap as the media are speculating.
TheFamousNo7
14/12/2012 16:48:00
0
Hands off lads he's bagsed Fergie licked him first
MotorMad
15/12/2012 02:38:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

United v Stoke - Stat Attack

Facts and figures designed to intrigue you!

United v Stoke - Pre-Match Managerial Speak

Two consecutive wins, both at Old Trafford, have seen the atmosphere change in the camp.

Does America Beckon for Schweinsteiger?

The 2016 / 2017 Premier League season is now moving on from its infancy and approaching the stage where the table starts to settle down and the real candidates for the title emerge.

Yarmolenko Linked to Old Trafford Move!

Are Manchester United set to sign that world class winger Louis van Gaal yearned for some five months after the Dutchman was axed?

Archived Vital United Articles

Vital United articles from

Site Journalists

Red Boy
Editor email
Profile
Charlie Bacchus
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Zorya Luhansk
Suggested By: Red Boy
Romero2%
Fosu-Mensah12%
Bailly0%
Smalling0%
Rojo0%
Fellaini6%
Pogba31%
Lingard0%
Mata37%
Rashford6%
Ibrahimovic6%
Rooney0%
Martial0%
Young0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Man City 6 6 0 0 18 13
2 Spurs 6 4 2 0 14 7
3 Everton 7 4 2 1 14 6
4 Arsenal 6 4 1 1 13 8
5 Liverpool 6 4 1 1 13 7
6 Man Utd 6 4 0 2 12 5
7 Crystal Palace 7 3 2 2 11 3
8 Chelsea 6 3 1 2 10 1
9 Southampton 6 2 2 2 8 1
10 WBA 6 2 2 2 8 1
11 Watford 6 2 1 3 7 -1
12 Leicester City 6 2 1 3 7 -3
13 Burnley 6 2 1 3 7 -3
14 Hull City 6 2 1 3 7 -5
15 AFC Bournemouth 6 2 1 3 7 -5
16 Middlesbrough 6 1 2 3 5 -3
17 Swansea 6 1 1 4 4 -5
18 West Ham 6 1 0 5 3 -9
19 Stoke 6 0 2 4 2 -11
20 Sunderland 6 0 1 5 1 -7
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Oct 2 2016 12:00PM : Stoke City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Oct 17 2016 8:00PM : Liverpool (a)
Barclays Premier League
Oct 23 2016 4:00PM : Chelsea (a)
Barclays Premier League
Oct 26 2016 8:00PM : Manchester City (H)
Capital One Cup
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Burnley (H)
Barclays Premier League
Nov 6 2016 3:00PM : Swansea City (a)
Barclays Premier League