Manchester United appointing Casey Stoney would be a very smart move| Suzanne Wrack

With her standing in the game and experience, the former England captain would be the ideal candidate to lead United’s relaunched women’s side

After weeks of quiet rumblings, it is now being widely reported that the announcement that former England captain Casey Stoney will be the manager of the new Manchester United women’s team is imminent.

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via Football | The Guardian

Football transfer rumours: Robert Lewandowski to Chelsea?

Today’s fluff is chasing its tail

Paris Saint-Germain are going to sign Gianluigi Buffon on a free transfer. The former Juventus goalkeeper is unlikely to have much to do during Ligue 1 games, so he’ll have plenty of time to think about all those nasty things he said about Michael Oliver. Or he can start preparing ways to insult Neymar, who has made it clear to the French champions that he wants to join Real Madrid.

Chelsea want to sign Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski, who has actually turned out to be a bit underwhelming at the very highest level. He misses a lot of big chances, doesn’t he? Still, the Poland striker will probably put himself about a bit more than Álvaro Morata. And he won’t have to worry about Willian blotting his face out of team photos either. Willian, it seems, is set for an emotional reunion with José Mourinho at Manchester United.

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via Football | The Guardian