Tag Archives: Lisandro Martinez

Edwin Van der Sar reveals Arsenal tried to sign Argentine defender ahead of Man Utd

Ajax CEO Edwin Van der Sar has revealed that Arsenal had a bid turned down for Lisandro Martinez before the central defender made the move to Manchester United. The Argentina international’s future was the subject of much speculation over the summer, with Arsenal, at one point, believed to be at the head of the queue for his signature. Man United ultimately signed the… Read More »

Revealed: Arsenal considered transfer of Lisandro Martinez last summer

Ajax CEO Edwin Van der Sar has revealed that Arsenal had a bid turned down for Lisandro Martinez before the central defender made the move to Manchester United. The Argentina international’s future was the subject of much speculation over the summer, with Arsenal, at one point, believed to be at the head of the queue for his signature. Man United ultimately signed the… Read More »

“They will make a difference to the team” – Jaap Stam issues verdict on new Man Utd summer signings

Man United hero Jaap Stam has lavished praise upon the teams two new defenders Tyrell Malacia and Lisandro Martinez. Malacia became Erik ten Hag’s first summer signing for the Red Devils earlier this month, joining from Dutch giants, Feyenoord for £13million, while Lisandro Martinez’s £46m switch from Ajax was confirmed on Wednesday. Both players will… Read More »

Official: Manchester United confirm signing of 24-year-old defender in £46m deal

Manchester United have finalised the signing of Ajax star Lisandro Martinez. The 24-year-old defender becomes the third addition of Erik ten Hag this summer, following the recent arrivals of Tyrel Malacia and Christian Eriksen. Argentine defender has starred under Ten Hag during Ajax’s title-winning season last term with the new United head-coach eager to make… Read More »