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17/08/2013: David Moyes was asked about transfers again at the post-match press conference at the Liberty Stadium. The boss replied: "We are hoping to get things done. I couldn't say, yes, there is something on the horizon. I am hoping to get things." When queried if there will be a new signing next week, he confessed: "I don't know. I couldn't tell you about that but, hopefully, we will try and get things moving."
17/08/2013: United boss David Moyes is increasingly confident of landing Marouane Fellaini, according to the Daily Mail, even though a buy-out clause in his contract has expired. However, it is also claimed that Everton chief Roberto Martinez does not want to sell the Belgium international.
16/08/2013: Cristiano Ronaldo has stressed he is relaxed with his contractual situation at Real Madrid. The former United idol's current deal does not expire until 2015 but the Spanish club have been trying to tie him to fresh terms. "I've more years to come," he told As. "The contract renewal isn't something that I'm worried about now. These things happen naturally and, sooner or later, they will become clear. This situation doesn't worry me. Things are going well. I'm happy and it's not the end of the world."
16/08/2013 The Daily Telegraph claims United have entered the race to sign Willian, who has apparently been told he can leave Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala. Although the broadsheet cites Liverpool as favourites to sign the £30million-rated playmaker, journalist Jason Burt believes the Brazilian could have his head turned by a potential switch to Old Trafford.
16/08/2013 The Mirror says David Moyes is weighing up a move for Real Madrid midfielder Mesut Ozil, who could be offered to United for a fee of