Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

Garay - The First Signing?

Garay - The First Signing?

Today is the first day, officially, of the managerial reign of David Moyes.

Having not officially welcomed David to Old Trafford I guess now is the ideal time.

With his feet under the table, as they say, speculation is bound to increase as to who will be his first signing.

Today also marks the official opening of the transfer window, although I doubt whether any ceremony aided by a fanfare of brass instruments heralds the occurrence.

But, it`ll be interesting to see if Moyes does land Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo, Leighton Baines or any of the other names mentioned in the previous weeks.

However, good money is going on Ezequiel Garay as being the first signing of the Moyes era with it being mentioned that Benfica, having signed his successor - Lisandro Ezequiel Lopez from Arsenal de Sarandi are now ready to do business.

The Argentine centre-back is valued at £17 million and has been linked with a move to Old Trafford on numerous occasions in the last six months, it just remains to be seen whether a deal will be struck or whether the media have been playing us for fools all along!



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

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Monday July 1 2013
Time: 4:43PM

Comments

0
Really don't see why we're signing another cb we have plenty of cover there. Unless the stories of Vidic being on the way are true but we'd be idiots to sell him!
MotorMad
02/07/2013 08:39:00
0
17 mil for CB?! Is this for real? We don't need another CB. Not one who would demand a place in the first team anyway and certainly not one who couldn't cut it at Madrid yet expects to make it in England on the back of a decent stint in a very poor Portuguese league. I've always been of the opinion we could do with an up and coming young CB, like Varane previously, just to add depth in the event the injury crisis at the back began to crop up again. Someone who can't yet demand a first team place ahead of what we've already got but is certainly capable in the event they are drafted in. Someone we could loan out with an option to recall to other Premier League clubs with the potential to truly replace Vidic or Ferdinand.
TheFamousNo7
02/07/2013 09:57:00
0
Seriously? A centre back, there is a gaping hole in our team and its not at the centre back position, it's 4 seasons now of this crap, buy a quality centre midfielder already.
Kanchelskis
03/07/2013 11:03:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Lewis Tips Joshua to Win

Vital F1 - Blog: Sochi Preview

Recent Manchester United Articles

The Last Time United Played City on a Thursday Was……

Scheduled to play Manchester City on a Thursday night, in a Premier League game, feels kind of strange.

Manchester City v Manchester United - Managerial Talk

Tomorrow night Manchester United make the short trip to the Etihad Stadium for a derby fixture they are hoping will see them take the three points on offer.

Manchester City v Manchester United - Early Team News

It`s a Manchester derby with a difference this Thursday evening.

United Unlikely to Land Top Italian Keeper

Despite what the speculation might be implying!

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)

City v United?
Suggested By: Red Boy
City to Win!1%
United to Win!66%
A Draw!33%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 33 25 3 5 78 40
2 Spurs 33 22 8 3 74 47
3 Liverpool 34 19 9 6 66 28
4 Man City 32 19 7 6 64 28
5 Man Utd 32 17 12 3 63 26
6 Arsenal 32 18 6 8 60 24
7 Everton 34 16 10 8 58 23
8 WBA 33 12 8 13 44 -3
9 Southampton 32 11 7 14 40 -5
10 Watford 33 11 7 15 40 -17
11 Stoke 34 10 9 15 39 -13
12 Crystal Palace 34 11 5 18 38 -8
13 AFC Bournemouth 34 10 8 16 38 -14
14 West Ham 34 10 8 16 38 -15
15 Leicester City 33 10 7 16 37 -13
16 Burnley 34 10 6 18 36 -16
17 Hull City 34 9 6 19 33 -31
18 Swansea 34 9 4 21 31 -29
19 Middlesbrough 34 5 12 17 27 -19
20 Sunderland 33 5 6 22 21 -33
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Apr 27 2017 8:00PM : Manchester City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 30 2017 12:00PM : Swansea City (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 7 2017 4:00PM : Arsenal (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 13 2017 3:00PM : Tottenham Hotspur (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 21 2017 3:00PM : Crystal Palace (H)
Barclays Premier League
Aug 7 2017 12:00AM : Leicester City (a)
Community Shield
Write for Vital Football