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Marcos Rojo to Everton: What really happened on transfer deadline day



The fallout from United disastrous transfer window continues as news outlet in England reports that the inability to conclude a deal for a defender cost Marcos Rojo a move to Everton on deadline day. According to the Daily Mail Everton had finalized the details bringing the Argentine to Goodson park only for United to pull out of the deal.

United transfer summer was a subject of derision as many wades into the inability of a club of United stature to bring in targets. However, the Guardian reports that none of the centre back talents linked to the club impressed the United Board.

According to the report United felt that signing those targets would not have strengthened the club this season. though the club was ready to sanction a late deal for Uruguay dynamo Diego Godin from Atletico Madrid he was unwilling to leave the Spanish capital.

This development mae the Old Trafford outfit to stop the transfer of Marcos Rojo to Everton. United fans are right to be worried about no new signings. However, the current squad should be able to mount a title challenge this season.

United begin their EPL campaign today against Leicester at Old Trafford in what would be Mourinho’s third year at United.

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