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Rafa Benitez wants Mata at Newcastle

Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez is eager to reunite with Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata this summer according to reports from The Sun. Juan Mata's current deal with Manchester United will expire at the end of the season and he has been linked with the likes of Barcelona and Arsenal. It is unclear if Mata will remain at Old Trafford. However, his former manager at Chelsea, Rafa Benitez, wants him at Newcastle. READ: https://footiehound.com/dortmund-sign-thorgan-hazard-from-monchengladbach/ This is dependent on Rafa Benitez' stay or departure from St James' Park as he is also in talks with the club about his future. One major issue that will likely hamper the deal is Mata's wages as he currently earns £140,000 at Old Trafford. Benitez will have a tough task convincing the...
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Barcelona reportedly make contact with Juan Mata

According to a report from Goal, Barcelona are considering making a move for Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata who'll become a free agent at the end of the season when his contract runs out. The Catalan giants have reportedly made contact with the 30-year-old Spanish playmaker who appears to have fallen down the pecking order since the appointment of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Barcelona are eager to establish a pre-contract agreement with Juan Mata who is also attracting interest from the likes of Paris Saint-Germain and Juventus. READ: Unai Emery not surprised by United’s sacking of Mourinho Ultimately, the possibility of the deal will be dependent on if he renews his contract with Manchester United or not. Man United are believed to be in talks with the former Valencia and Ch...
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Mata eager to extend contract with Man United

Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is eager to extend his contract with the club as it expires at the end of the season. The Spanish midfielder has scored 2 Premier League goals for the Old Trafford outfit this season. Man United are currently sixth on the log. Meanwhile, Man United will travel to face Valencia at the Mestalla on Wednesday in the last matchday of the group stages of the 2018/19 UEFA Champions League. Speaking ahead of the game, after being asked if talks of a renewal were underway, he replied: "All I can say is that I'm happy in Manchester and in England," said Mata. "I've been in England for some years now and I'm very happy to be in this incredible club, so let's see what happens but, at the moment, I'm very happy." READ: Ivan Gazidis reveals plans ...
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Ronaldo – Juve should’ve beaten Man United easily

Manchester United provided arguably the biggest shock of the ongoing 2018/19 UEFA Champions League when they came from a goal down to beat Juventus 2:1 in Turin on Wednesday night with just 4 minutes remaining. The outcome of the game sent shivers down the spine of the Juve faithful, as Mourinho also produced some dramatic scenes with mocking gestures at Juventus fans after the game. Meanwhile, former Manchester United star and now Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo was left with a sour taste in his mouth after the defeat. Cristiano Ronaldo opined that Man United's performance on the night was not deserving of all 3 points. The Portugal international scored the opener for Juventus in the game but it counted for nothing after Juan Mata's freekick goal in the 86th minute and an A...