From striking riches, to striking woes

Javier Hernandez

Sir Alex Ferguson began the season with seven strikers; the Scot could end the year with just three, and none of them currently in scintillating form. Injuries leave Ferguson with just two senior strikers for Manchester United’s visit to FC Basel in the Champions League this week – Wayne Rooney and Danny Welbeck – but […]

Four left in United limbo

Kuszczak

A quartet of fringe players, each included in Manchester United’s Premier and Champions League squads this week, may seek to move out of the club on loan once the window opens next week. Although the English summer transfer season closed at 11pm last Thursday night, with no dramatic last-minute deals brokered by Sir Alex Ferguson, […]

Diouf and Tosic set to leave

Between £5 – £8 million will flow into the Glazers’ financial black hole when Serbian winger Zoran Tošić is sold today Russian outfit CSKA Moscow. Tošić, who spent much of last season on loan at Cologne in the Bundesliga, joined Manchester United in a £17 million deal alongside fellow Serb Adem Ljajić 18 months ago. […]

Profile: Mame Biram Diouf

Mame Biram Diouf

Senegalese striker Mame Biram Diouf made his Manchester United debut as a late substitute against Birmingham City last weekend. Diouf, 22, signed from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s former club Molde in the summer before being loaned back. The striker, who now wears Carlos Tevez’ number 32, scored 33 goals in 75 games for the Norwegian club. […]