Aalesund (Accidentally) Confirm Goalkeeper Will Join Man Utd

Chris Wright

19th, November 2010


By Chris Wright

Manchester United are locked in talks with Norwegian club Aalesund over bringing their goalkeeper Anders Lindegaard to Old Trafford in January.

It was thought that representatives of both clubs met in Manchester and agreed on a fee of £3.5 million yesterday, and that the ongoing negotiations were over Lindegaard’s personal terms although Aalesund’s sporting director Henrik Hoff insists he will be returning home to Norway with no firm offer on the table:

“Nothing is signed and we are flying home. [Hoff leaving Manchester] means that we are still in negotiations, I can’t say more than that.”

However, Aalesund remain seemingly confident that the deal

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