9am Manchester United news: Ince calls for Lukaku axe, bumper deal for Martial and Jose Mourinho is ‘back’
ROMELU LUKAKU should be benched for this weekend’s derby, according to Paul Ince.
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LUKAKU should NOT start the Manchester derby, even if he’s fit, Ince has claimed.
The former Manchester United midfielder called on Jose Mourinho to leave the big Belgian out of the crunch Premier League clash against City on Sunday.
ANTHONY MARTIAL is set to be offerred a new £45m five-year deal at United following his sensational form.
The Frenchman was looking towards the exit – but Red Devils are hoping to keep him after scoring five goals in the last four Premier League matches.
THE FUNNY ONE
The Portuguese boss was in a joyous mood and left supporters in hysterics after a sly dig at the FA, followed by an evil laugh.
MEHDI TO MOVE
UNITED will face a fight for Mehdi Benatia, with Arsenal also interested in the £13m-rated Juventus defender.
The Moroccan international is available as he slips down the pecking order in Turin.
JUAN MATA persuaded Ashley Young to take the equalising free-kick against Juventus – before United went onto win the match.
The Spaniard told his English team-mate that he could get the ball over the wall as the Red Devils produced an incredible comeback.
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‘THEY DID NOTHING’
The Portuguese superstar gave the Italians the lead, before Red Devils came back late on – and tells that Juve gifted them victory.
PAUL BY YOURSELF
PAUL POGBA was all on his lonesome after missing Man United’s flight back to England following their victory against his old club Juventus.
But it was not the Frenchman’s fault as he had to wait for a post-match drugs test for an hour – thankfully an official United executive and fan flight provided him with a route home.
The United legend criticised the Portuguese boss for his celebration following their win over Juventus – and fans have responsed by calling him ‘disgraceful’.
JOSE MOURINHO was given a congratulatory handshake from United chief Ed Woodward following their win over Juventus.
The Red Devils boss was also full of praise of Marouane Fellaini after his substitute appearance in Turin.
KEEN FOR JOACHIM
JOSE MOURINHO is targeting Sampdoria’s £26m-rated Joachim Andersen as he looks to improve defensive options.
The Portuguese boss has often rotated his centre-back pair this season – and has already looked at Toby Alderweireld, Yerry Mina and Harry Maguire.