Edwin van der Sar

Edwin van der Sar

  • Current club: AFC Ajax
  • Date of Birth: 29 October 1970
  • Birthplace: Voorhout, Netherlands{{cite web

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      Edwin van der Sar sends blunt Man United message to David De Gea
      De Gea has won two Premier League titles, the Europa League, the FA Cup twice and the League Cup since his move to Manchester United. The
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      Could Solskjaer be sacked by Christmas?

      There is a lot of Manchester United fans that have predicted that their current manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, will follow in the footsteps of former boss Jose Mourinho and will be sacked before Christmas! This has come to a shock by one half of United fans who think that continuously sacking managers after a few months of bad form is not the way forward and certainly should not be the United way, despite it being the only way Manchester United have been with their managers since sacking David Moyes.

      Nicolas Tagliafico speaks on his Ajax future amid Arsenal link

      Argentine footballer Nicolas Tagliafico has assured Ajax supporters that he will be staying put with the club next season amid the speculated interest from Arsenal.

      Van der Sar not returning to Manchester United

      Former Manchester United goalkeeper Edwin Van der Sar has ruled out a return to the club as director of football.

      Tragic news for young Ajax star

      After collapsing during a friendly match on Saturday, 20-year-old Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri has suffered "serious and permanent brain damage", with the Dutch giants explaining that he has no chance of recovery. 

      Wesley Sneijder set to leave Galatasaray

      The Dutch international has already told Galatasaray representatives that he wants to leave the club and make one last move before he retires.

      Sir Alex backs underfire Man Utd keeper De Gea

      Sir Alex Ferguson has offered his full backing for Spanish goalkeeper David De Gea. The former Atletico Madrid shot stopper will be recalled to the first team due to a long term injury to Anders Lindegaard.

      Man Utd delighted with De Gea

      Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson believes that in David De Gea he has already found a ready made replacement for Edwin van der Sar. United completed the signing of the goalkeeper for 18m GBP last month.

      West Brom happy with Foster deal

      Roy Hodgson is delighted to have completed a move for Birmingham goalkeeper Ben Foster; who joined WBA on loan for the season from Birmingham. The deal saw Boaz Myhill leave for Birmingham in the opposite direction.

      Manuel Neuer had no Man Utd offer

      Manuel Neuer had no offer from Manchester United, contradicting reports last month. The former Schalke keeper has joined Bayern Munich and signed a five year contract at the club.

      De Gea completes Man Utd move

      David De Gea has finally completed his 17.5m GBP move from Atletico Madrid to Man Utd. The Spanish keeper has finally agreed terms with United after a transfer chase that took over one year.

      Julio Cesar rules out Man Utd move

      Brazilian first choice goalkeeper Julio Cesar has played down talk of a transfer to Premiership champions Man Utd this summer from Inter Milan. According to reports, United were lining up the shot stopper as the long term replacement for retired keeper Edwin van der Sar.

      Paul Robinson to Man Utd?

      Manchester United boss Alex Ferguson has reportedly told close friends that Paul Robinson could well be a transfer target in the future once Edwin van der Sar retires from football. The Blackburn goalkeeper had an excellent season for Blackburn last year.

      Casillas won't join Man Utd

      Iker Casillas has all but ruled out making a move from Real Madrid to Man Utd, insisting that he would like to remain at the club for the rest of his career. The Spain number one had been lined up as a successor to Edwin van der Sar.

      Rio to be back for Gunners clash

      The Manchester United defender, Rio Ferdinand, could be back for the return leg of the Champions League semi-final against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium.The England international had suffered a heavy injury on his ribs and was thought to be out till season end.

      Man United chasing Akinfeev

      Manchester United are reportedly ready to test the resolve of CSKA Moscow's goalkeeper, Igor Akinfeev. The Russian international is regarded as one of the best goalkeeper's in Europe, and Sir Alex Ferguson is looking for a long-term successor for Edwin van der Sar.

      01 Nov: Premiership Lineups

      Today's Premiership Line-ups for the following games: Chelsea vs Sunderland Stoke City vs Arsenal Man Utd vs Hull City Middlesbrough vs West Ham Portsmouth vs Wigan

      Spurs chase Ben Foster

      Tottenham are reportedly considering a move for goalkeeper Ben Foster. It is understood that new boss Harry Redknapp is looking to replace Heurelho Gomes with the England shot stopper.

      Man United 0-0 Villarreal

      Cristiano Ronaldo had a heroes welcome back to Old Trafford; but the Portuguese winger could not help Man Utd back to winning ways, however, as Villarreal came to Old Trafford and played out a bore draw in the Champions League on Wednesday.

      Liverpool overcome United

      Liverpool came from a goal down to rescue a 2-1 victory over Man Utd in the Premiership early kick-off on Saturday. Carlos Tevez gave United the lead after only 3 minutes, before an Edwin van der Sar blunder gifted Liverpool an equaliser. Ryan Babel wrapped up the three points with the winner in the second half.

      Man Utd looking to shift gear

      Sir Alex Ferguson has insisted that his Manchester United side can shift up another gear to a higher level as they look to defend their Premiership crown. Chelsea captain John Terry said earlier in the week he feels United have nothing more to improve upon.