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Paul Scholes hits out at Man Utd over ‘strange' deadline day signing

13 days ago   |   By Team Talk

Paul Scholes has taken Manchester United to task over the signing of Edison Cavani - and claims the veteran frontman should not have been given such a lengthy deal.
Prolific striker Cavani ended protracted speculation about his future by signing for United on deadline day. The Uruguayan hitman was a free agent following his summer departure from Paris Saint-Germain.
The 33-year-old was linked with a host of different clubs, including Atletico Madrid, Benfica and Leeds.
But in the end, it was the advice of an United old boy who convinced him to head to Old Trafford .
United signed Cavani on...
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Video: Paul Scholes bemoans “very strange” Manchester United signing

Video: Paul Scholes bemoans “very strange” Manchester United signing

13 days ago   |   By CaughtOffside

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes doesn't exactly seem optimistic about the club's recent signing of Edinson Cavani.
The former Paris Saint-Germain striker has joined the Red Devils on a free after a long spell without a club, and it certainly seems like a potentially risky deal .
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Speaking to Stadium Astro in the video below, Scholes suggested there could be a role for a veteran to come in on a short-term deal, but he finds it strange that United gave the 33-year-old a two-year...
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Scholes hits out at ‘very strange' Man Utd signing

13 days ago   |   By Football365

Paul Scholes thinks it is “very strange” that Man Utd decided to sign Edinson Cavani this summer and reckons the Uruguayan should have been a loan signing.
Prolific striker Cavani ended protracted speculation about his future by signing for Man Utd on transfer deadline day following his summer departure from Paris St Germain.
The 33-year-old was linked with a host of different clubs, including Atletico Madrid, Benfica and Leeds, before opting for Old Trafford.
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Scholes told Stadium Astro : “Well, we'll have to wait and see...
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Paul Scholes slams 'very strange' Man United deadline day signing Edinson Cavani

Paul Scholes slams 'very strange' Man United deadline day signing Edinson Cavani

13 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

The club legend believes that United have signed the Uruguayan five years too late, and does not expect him to take Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side to the next level this season.
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