Previous
Brazil
Chile
1
0
FT
Game Details
Georgia
Germany
0
2
FT
Game Details
Scotland
Gibraltar
6
1
FT
Game Details
Northern Ireland
Finland
2
1
FT
Game Details
Republic of Ireland
Poland
6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
Portugal
Serbia
ESPN2 6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
France
Denmark
6:45 PM GMT
Game Details
Real Salt Lake
Toronto FC
11:00 PM GMT
Game Details
Next

Hunger is back at Barca

Barcelona
Read

Man Utd chief expects to spend £40m

Manchester United expect to spend £40 million in the summer transfer window, according to the club's Chief Operating Officer Michael Bolingbroke.

Sir Alex Ferguson has already brought in Japanese midfielder Shinji Kagawa for £17 million from Borussia Dortmund and Crewe teenager Nick Powell for £4 million.

United have also bid for Sao Paulo and Brazil youngster Lucas Moura - and Bolingbroke said more money has been put aside to strengthen the squad, suggesting Ferguson has at least £20 million more at his disposal.

They have a projected net spend of £40 million and money has already been raised by selling Ji-sung Park to QPR and letting Ritchie de Laet and Matty James go to Leicester. Ferguson's transfer budget could be increased further if Dimitar Berbatov leaves the club.

Speaking at an investor roadshow ahead of the club's IPO, Bolingbroke said that United's net spend over the last 10-15 years had averaged out at between £20-25 million but added: "We are giving guidance at the moment that the current transfer period could result in net expenditure nearer £40 million."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.