Man Utd news: Thomas Muller on ‘insane’ transfer offer as youth cup heroes join training

Thomas Muller has revealed that Manchester United a “crazy” offer was made to sign him, while three of the Red Devils’ Youth Cup stars have joined the training of the first team.

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Man Utd’s worst Premier League season ever

Manchester United fans will be grateful for a weekend free from watching their toiling team, although the pain can come in any number of ways.

On Saturday bitter rivals Liverpool this season added to their silverware with an FA Cup success at Chelsea, while their neighbors Manchester City on Sunday, can effectively achieve the Premier League title if they beat West Ham United in the London Stadium.

The performance of both teams recently recalled how far the Red Devils still have to go and how challenging will have a short new manager Erik ten Hag as he walks through the doors of Old Trafford.

Mirror Sport has all your United headlines as the clock ticks on a campaign to forget for the club.

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Muller on “insane” offer from United

Bayern Munich icon Thomas Muller has revealed the club turned down an “insane” offer from Manchester United when Louis van Gaal was in charge at Old Trafford.

With Van Gaal and Muller previously working together, there has been plenty of speculation about the Germany international moving to Manchester when he took over as manager in 2014. A move never materialized, however, and Muller continued to expand his scintillating legacy with the Allianz. Arena.

The 32-year-old recently signed a new contract to stay at the club for another two years and has thought about the offer he received from the Premier League outfit.

“Bayern has clearly rejected the whole thing – despite this insane offer from United,” said Muller. †[But it was a] huge vote of confidence from Bayern.”

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United takes winners of the Youth Cup to training

United have added three of the team’s FA Youth Cup winners to the first-team training squad this week.

Supporters packed Old Trafford this week to see how full the next generation of the club’s record against Nottingham Forest and they deserved the trophy with a 3-1 victory thanks to a brace from Alejandro Ferreyra Garnacho and opener Rhys Bennett.

Some of those showings may seem like enough for the youngsters to earn a first-team outing into the final week of the season as well, with little to play for in the campaign final against Crystal Palace.

While Garnacho and Bennett were on the scoresheet on Wednesday, it was Alvaro Fernandez, Shola Shoretire and Teden Mengi who were spotted at the senior group in Carrington.

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United youths celebrate Youth Cup victory (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

United ordered to add signatures for marquees

With Paul Pogba’s departure from Old Trafford seemingly inevitable, the club will have to make an addition to central midfield.

Although Pogba had clear weaknesses, he was at best a creative driving force in the hub of the team and there is no one else in the current squad who for Ten Hag will offer.

Felix Keith considers it important that the Red Devils to add a selective midfielder as the departure of the Frenchman’s final, although he also remarked how badly United has done in recent years when it comes to acquisitions of big names.

“A damning recent report from the… CIES Football Observatory found that they had spent £1.3 billion in the last 10 years while bringing in £397 million in sales, giving them a whopping negative net spend of £908 million,” he wrote. “They don’t have much to spare. show for those expenses. †

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