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Monday 18 September
Tony Cascarino on Romelu Lukaku
05:00: Tony Cascarino has emphasized the significance of Romelu Lukaku’s loss to Everton.
Lukaku joined Manchester United from Everton in a £75million deal over the summer time.
The Belgian, who scored in opposition to his outdated membership in a Four-Zero win the previous day, has now netted 5 league objectives in 5 appearances for the Red Devils.
And Cascarino thinks Lukaku is up there with the league’s very best avid gamers.
“I would argue, given his talent, potential and importance to Everton, that Lukaku is worth more than either Sánchez or Coutinho and yet not only did they sell him, it now seems that Everton didn’t even get the market rate for the Belgium striker,” he informed The Times.
“Even if they had fought to keep him a little longer, then Neymar’s move to Paris Saint-Germain for nearly £200 million would have seen Lukaku’s price double.”
Gary Neville on Antonio Valencia
04:30: United don’t wish to signal a brand new right-back, consistent with Gary Neville.
Antonio Valencia scored an excellent opener at the fringe of the world within the first part sooner than Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Romelu Lukaku and Anthony Martial capped off the victory by way of scoring in opposition to his outdated membership.
And Sky Sports pundit Neville thinks the Ecuadorian has made the location his personal, and is ‘head and shoulders’ above Matteo Darmian.
“He’s been absolutely outstanding for the last 18 months, two years,” Neville informed Sky Sports.
“I had doubts as as to whether it might closing in the long run with him, I assumed it used to be more of a forestall hole till they signed a right-back. But he is the true factor.
“He is a most sensible right-back now; he is robust, fast, helps the assault, and does not make any errors.”
Jose Mourinho talks Wayne Rooney go back
04:00: Jose Mourinho is assured Wayne Rooney will go back to Manchester United sooner or later sooner or later.
Rooney made his first go back to Old Trafford since his summer time transfer again to Everton and used to be given a rapturous reception from the United enthusiasts.
But it used to be an unsatisfied talk over with as Everton have been put to the sword by way of the Red Devils in a Four-Zero defeat.
And when quizzed about whether or not Rooney will go back to United, Mourinho mentioned: “Every membership in England does that. I will be able to handiest talk by way of Stamford Bridge and Old Trafford however in each stadiums once we were given former vital avid gamers the reception is usually extraordinary. No wonder in any respect.
“He’s at house and I imagine that sooner or later he’s going to be again house.”