Hummels to Manchester United is 'nonsense' says Dortmund chief, Galatasaray remain linked with Nani

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A round up of the key news stories about Manchester United this morning.

Borussia Dortmund and Germany star Mats Hummels will not be moving to Manchester United according to Hans Joachim-Watzke.

The chief executive of the German club has called the rumours nonsense, insisting that Hummels will stay put.

“That is absolute nonsense. This is a complete non-story. There’s no truth whatsoever in these rumours,” Joachim-Watzke told ZDF.

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Turkish club Galatasaray remain linked with a potential move for Manchester United winger Nani.

Roberto Mancini is thought to be keen on the wide man, despite the fact he signed a new five-year deal at Old Trafford over the summer.

However, the Portuguese star has failed to nail down a regular starting place under David Moyes so far this season.

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Former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has highlighted the need for David Moyes to have a unified backroom team.

Ferguson attributes one of the main factors of his success during his 26-year reign at the club to having settled and happy staff around him.

“Three things are very important when you are working with them: work ethic, loyalty and philosophy. It’s important that your people agree with you and the way that we at United wanted to play, that was very important,” Ferguson told a UEFA coaching workshop.

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