Aston Villa have today confirmed the loan signing of Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley.  The  25-year-old central midfielder looked destined to join Villa on a permanent deal, however, a move failed to materialise and the club could only secure the player on a season loan.

By Bradley Sharp

The president of French champions Paris Saint Germain has claimed that Angel di Maria wanted to sign for his side instead of Manchester United.  The Argentina international last week finalised his £59.7m move to Old Trafford which set a new British transfer record.  But, according to the Metro, PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has claimed that Di Maria wanted to move to Paris, and would have done so if Real Madrid’s asking price wasn’t too high.

By Josh Sweetman-Lemay

Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez has taken a subtle swipe at his parent club following his loan move to Real Madrid, claiming his new club are ‘the biggest club in the world.’   Hernandez has had a frustrating spell at Old Trafford, finding first team appearances become more and more of a rarity.

By Freddie Harding