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Manchester United F.C. - Latest Team and Transfer News | Mail Online 24 Aug 02:51

Premier League to ask Manchester United to turn up for final White Hart Lane trip on time

The message will be a gentle reminder rather than a warning, given that United strongly feel that they were not to blame in both instances last term, when the kick-offs had to be delayed.

Manchester United F.C. - Latest Team and Transfer News | Mail Online 24 Aug 02:35

Jose Mourinho's Manchester United giants could be head and shoulders above the rest

MARTIN SAMUEL: Jose Mourinho has made a point in signing big players in the transfer window with the aim of giving Manchester United their aura back and make them an intimidating sight in the tunnel.

Manchester United F.C. - Latest Team and Transfer News | Mail Online 24 Aug 01:45

Manchester United's players return to training as Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic lead the way ahead of Saturday's trip to unbeaten Hull

Manchester United couldn't have wished for a better start to the new season with two easy wins over Bournemouth and Southampton. United's players trained on Tuesday.

men - News 24 Aug 01:01

More than 90 aircraft have been targeted by high powered lasers at Manchester Airport

Aircraft chiefs say there should be tougher laws to protect pilots

ESPN FC - Manchester United News 24 Aug 01:00

Extra Time: Iheanacho or Rashford?

The ESPN FC crew discuss if it will be Marcus Rashford or Kelechi Iheanacho with a bigger impact this season.

men - News 24 Aug 00:18

Music legend Ray Davies gets a warm reception as he comes to Manchester for the arrival of The Kinks musical

Ray shook hands with excited fans and posed on the yellow carpet at the press night for Sunny Afternoon

men - News 23 Aug 23:49

Things to do with kids in Manchester on Wednesday

The best summer holiday events and activities across Greater Manchester on Wednesday August 24

men - News 23 Aug 23:27

Homes left without water after large spout was caused by 'vandals' in Salford

Fire hydrants have been damaged on Great George Street and Rodney Street on Tuesday afternoon

men - News 23 Aug 23:05

How to get to sleep when it's hot

What do you do if you can't sleep when it's too hot? These tips should help you beat it

ESPN FC - Manchester United News 23 Aug 18:52

Rumour Rater: Sakho leaving on loan?

ESPN FC's Alejandro Moreno and Mark Donaldson address the day's rumour mill.

Manchester United F.C. - Latest Team and Transfer News | Mail Online 23 Aug 17:57

Louis van Gaal handed debuts to 14 Manchester United youngsters... but where are they now?

Louis Van Gaal handed debuts to 14 Manchester United youngsters during his time at the club but Jose Mourinho is now in charge. We look at their emergence and where they are now.

Manchester United F.C. - Latest Team and Transfer News | Mail Online 23 Aug 17:09

Manchester United defender Phil Jones could depart for Stoke

A big eight days in the future of Phil Jones lie ahead before this summer’s transfer window closes. Jones has reached a crossroads in a career which promised so much when United signed him.

ESPN FC - Manchester United News 23 Aug 17:00

Mkhitaryan should not be kept out for too long by Mourinho at Man United

The FC crew answer your tweets on Man United's title hopes, Diego Costa living on borrowed time, and a trip down memory lane. Just two weeks into the Premier League season, it is fascinating to see how differently some of the Premier League's elite managers are building their teams. At Liverpool, Jurgen Klopp has bought attacking players, who are a series of interchangeable parts, to construct a forward line of bewildering movement. At Chelsea, Antonio Conte has acquired N'Golo Kante, perhaps the only midfielder who can match the intensity that the Italian manager brings to the touchline. In Manchester, Pep Guardiola's...

ESPN FC - Manchester United News 23 Aug 16:31

The Sweeper: What has Ramsey done?

ESPN's Mark Donaldson presents the latest edition of The Sweeper, but what has Aaron Ramsey done to his hair?

ESPN FC - Manchester United News 23 Aug 15:00

Trending: Chelsea's John Terry to hold talks over possible England return

Chelsea skipper John Terry praises new manager Antonio Conte, as his side end their U.S. tour on a winning note. New England manager Sam Allardyce spoke about Joe Hart's England future amidst his Manchester City future being in doubt. ESPN FC Chelsea correspondent Liam Twomey discusses Conte's defensive options and John Terry's place as captain. ESPN FC's Dan Thomas reacts to news that John Terry has signed a one-year extension with Chelsea. The ESPN FC crew discuss former Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce being hired as the new England manager. Relive Sam Allardyce's best sound bites after being appointed England manager. Here are the latest stories for Tuesday. ENGLAND: New England boss Sam Allardyce has said he may talk to former captain John Terry about returning to international football. - England manager Allardyce is ready to stick with Joe Hart for the time being -- but insists it is "critical" that the Manchester City goalkeeper is playing first-team football in the long-term. CHELSEA: AC Milan have confirmed on their official TV channel that they have rejected a bid "in excess of €25...

SkySports | Manchester United 23 Aug 14:30

Ibrahimovic tops Power Rankings

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has topped this week's Sky Sports Power Rankings.

Manchester United – 23 Aug 13:15

Stoke declare interest in frozen-out Man Utd defender

Stoke City assistant manager Mark Bowen has confirmed the Potters are interested in signing Manchester United defender Phil Jones.

Jones has fallen down the pecking order at Old Trafford following the arrival of Eric Bailly and has failed to even make the bench for the opening two matches of the season. Reports also emerged that the 24-year-old has been told by Jose Mourinho that he has no future with the Red Devils.

Stoke look poised to offer Jones a quick escape route, with Bowen claiming the club are keen to get Jones’ career back on the right track.

“I remember Sam Allardyce talking about him when he broke through and said he was the new Duncan Edwards,� Bowen told the Stoke Sentinel.

“He did well as a youngster, got the big move, but it hasn’t worked out for him there. I don’t know how close we are or how far down the line it’s gone.

“He’s played the majority of his career at centre half, but in his younger days he went into midfield as well.

“I don’t know what’s gone wrong, but he’s gone from even a player Fergie [Alex Ferguson] was talking about as being someone who could have been one of the greats.

“But we have a bit of reputation for bringing players like that into this set up and then thriving. Fingers crossed, something may happen.�

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Manchester United – 23 Aug 12:05

All the transfer ins and outs in the Premier League this summer


INS: Granit Xhaka (£33.8m, Borussia Monchengladbach), Takuma Asano (undisclosed, Sanfrecce Hiroshima), Rob Holding (£2m, Bolton)

OUTS: Mikel Arteta, Mathieu Flamini and Tomas Rosicky (all released), Isaac Hayden (£2.5m, Newcastle), Wojciech Szczesny (Roma, loan), Joel Campbell (Sporting Lisbon, loan)



INS: Lys Mousset (£5.4m, Le Havre), Emerson Hyndman (free, Fulham), Nathan Ake (loan, Chelsea), Lewis Cook (£7m, Leeds), Jordon Ibe (£15m, Liverpool), Brad Smith ( £3m, Liverpool), Marc Wilson (£2m, Stoke)

OUTS: Lee Tomlin (undisc, Bristol City), Glenn Murray (loan, Brighton) Tommy Elphick (£3.6m, Aston Villa), Jayden Stockley (free, Aberdeen), Shaun MacDonald (Wigan, undisclosed), Sylvain Distin, Stephane Zubar, Josh Carmichael, Josh Wakefield, Mason Walsh and Jon Muleba (all released).



INS: Johann Berg Gudmundsson (£2m, Charlton), Nick Pope (£1m, Charlton), Jon Flanagan (loan, Liverpool), Steven Defour (£7.5m, Anderlecht)

OUTS: Joey Barton (free, Rangers), Matt Gilks (free, Rangers), Luke Conlan (free, Morecambe), David Jones (undisclosed, Sheffield Wednesday), Rouwen Hennings (loan, Fortuna Dusseldorf).



INS: Michy Batshuayi (£33m, Marseille), N’Golo Kante (£32m, Leicester)

OUTS: Papy Djilobodji (£8m, Sunderland) Stipe Perica (£3m, Udinese), Mohamed Salah, (undisclosed, Roma), Bertrand Traore (loan, Ajax) Nathan Ake (loan, Bournemouth), Nathan (loan, Vitesse), Lewis Baker (loan, Vitesse), Joao Rodriguez (loan, Santa Fe), Charly Musonda (loan, Real Betis), Mitchell Beeney (loan, Crawley), Baba Rahman (loan, Schalke), Tammy Abraham (Bristol City, loan), Reece Mitchell (free, Chesterfield), Marco Amelia, Tika Musonda and Kevin Wright (all released), Izzy Brown (Rotherham, loan).

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INS: Andros Townsend (£13m, Newcastle), Steve Mandanda (£3m Marseille), James Tomkins (£10m, West Ham), Christian Benteke (£27m, rising to £32m, Liverpool)

OUTS: Dwight Gayle (£10m, Newcastle), David Gregory (free, Cambridge), Alex McCarthy (undisclosed, Southampton), Mile Jedinak (£4m, Aston Villa), Emmanuel Adebayor, Reise Allassani, Andreas Breimyr, Marouane Chamakh, Connor Dymond, Spencer Forte, Matthew George, David Gregory, Brede Hangeland, William Hoare, Christopher Kettings, Adrian Mariappa, Patrick McCarthy, Oliver Pain and Christian Scales (all released), Yannick Bolasie (Everton £25m).



INS:Maarten Stekelenburg (undisclosed, Fulham), Idrissa Gueye (£7.1m, Aston Villa), Ashley Williams (£12m, Swansea), Yannick Bolasie (£25m, Crystal Palace)

OUTS: John Stones (£47.5million, Everton), Tim Howard (free, Colorado Rapids), Luke Garbutt (loan, Wigan), Steven Pienaar (free, Sunderland), Aidan Graham, Tony Hibbert, Leon Osman, Felipe Rohde, Jindrich Stanek and  Jordan Thorniley (all released), Brendan Galloway (loan, West Brom)



INS: Jonathan Edwards (free, Peterborough),

OUTS: Max Clark (loan, Cambridge), Ben Clappison (free, York), Mohamed Diame (£4.5m, Newcastle)



INS: Ron-Robert Zieler (£3m, Hannover), Luis Hernandez (free, Sporting Gijon), Nampalys Mendy (£13m, OGC Nice), Ahmed Musa (£16.6m, CSKA Moscow), Bartosz Kapustka (£7.5m, Cracovia)

OUTS: N’Golo Kante (£32m, Chelsea), Ritchie De Laet (£2.5m, Aston Villa), Joe Dodoo (undisc, Rangers), Andrej Kramaric (undisclosed, Hoffenheim), Jacob Blyth (free, Motherwell),  Paul Konchesky (free, Gillingham), Liam Moore (undisclosed, Reading), Kyle Bailey, Jack Barmby, Dean Hammond, Aaron Hassall, Michael Kelly, Keenan King, Jonathan Maddison, Harrison Panayiotou, Mark Schwarzer, Max Smith-Varnam and Ryan Watson (all released).



INS: Sadio Mane (£34m, Southampton), Georginio Wijnaldum (£25m, Newcastle) Loris Karius (£4.7m, Mainz), Joel Matip (free, Schalke), Ragnar Klavan (£4.2m, Augsburg), Alex Manninger (free, Augsburg).

OUTS: Jordon Ibe (£15m, Bournemouth), Joe Allen (£13m, Stoke), Martin Skrtel (£5m, Fenerbahce), Jerome Sinclair (£4m, Watford), Jordan Rossiter (£250,000, Rangers), Joao Carlos Teixeira (£250,000, Porto), Kolo Toure (free, Celtic), Christian Benteke (£27m, rising to £32m, Liverpool), Allan (loan, Hertha Berlin), Jon Flanagan (loan, Burnley), Tom Brewitt, Daniel Cleary, William Marsh, Ryan McLaughlin, Alex O’Hanlon, Kristof Polgar, Jose Enrique, Samed Yesil (all released)



INS: Ilkay Gundogan (£20.3m, Borussia Dortmund), Nolito (£13.8m, Celta Vigo), Aaron Mooy (free, Melbourne City), Oleksandr Zinchenko (undisclosed, FC Ufa), Leroy Sane (£37m, Schalke), Gabriel Jesus (£27m, Palmeiras), Marlos Moreno (£4.75m, Atletico Nacional), John Stones (£47.5million, Everton), Pablo Mari (undisclosed, Gimnastic Tarragona)

OUTS:  Marlos Moreno, (loan, Deportivo La Coruna), Seko Fofane (£3.8m, Udinese), Jack Byrne (loan, Blackburn), Manu Garcia (loan, Alaves), Charlie Albinson, Martin Demichelis, Nathaniel Oseni, Sam Tattum, Richard Wright (all released).



INS: Eric Bailly (£30m, Villarreal), Zlatan Ibrahimovic (free, PSG), Henrikh Mkhitaryan (£26m, Borussia Dortmund), Paul Pogba (£89million, Juventus)

OUTS: Tyler Blackett, (£1m, Reading) Cameron Borthwick-Jackson (loan, Wolves), James Wilson (loan, Derby) Adnan Januzah (loan, Sunderland), Paddy McNair, (undisc, Sunderland), Donald Love (undisc, Sunderland) Ashley Fletcher (free, West Ham), Oliver Rathbone (free, Rochdale), George Dorrington, Nick Powell and Victor Valdes (all released).



INS: Viktor Fischer (£3.8m, Ajax), Bernardo Espinosa (free, Sporting Gijon), Marten de Roon, (£12m, Atalanta), Jordan McGhee (loan, Hearts), Victor Valdes (free, Manchester United), Antonio Barragan (undisc, Valencia), Alvaro Negredo (loan, Valencia), Brad Guzan (free, Aston Villa), Fabio da Silva (£2m, Cardiff)

OUTS: Jonathan Burn (loan, Kilmarnock), Rhys Williams (free, Perth Glory), Luke Coddington (free, Huddersfield), Jordan Jones (free, Kilmarnock), Jonathan Woodgate, Damia Abella and Andre Bennett (all released).



INS: Nathan Redmond (£11m, Norwich), Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg (£13m, Bayern Munich), Alex McCarthy (undisclosed, Crystal Palace), Jeremy Pied (free, Nice)

OUTS: Sadio Mane (£34m, Liverpool), Victor Wanyama (£11m, Tottenham), Graziano Pelle (£13m, Shandong Luneng), Juanmi (£2m, Real Sociedad), Jason McCarthy (loan, Walsall), William Britt, Kelvin Davis, Gaston Ramirez (all released), Sam Gallagher (loan, Blackburn).



INS:  Ramadan Sobhi (£5m, Al-Ahly), Joe Allen (£13m, Liverpool)

OUTS: Steven Sidwell (free, Brighton), Marc Wilson (£2m, Bournemouth), Yusuf Coban (free, Hoffenheim), Mark Waddington (loan, Kilmarnock), Benjamin Barber, Edward Dryden, Bobby Moseley, Ryan O’Reilly, Peter Odemwingie, Petros Skapetis and Mason Watkins-Clark (all released).



INS:  Papy Djilobodji (£8m, Chelsea), Paddy McNair (undisc, Manchester United), Donald Love (undisc, Manchester United), Adnan Januzaj (loan, Manchester United), Steven Pienaar (free, Everton).

OUTS: Emanuele Giaccherini (£2m, Napoli), Liam Bridcutt (£1m, Leeds Utd), Danny Graham (free, Blackburn), Will Buckley (loan, Sheffield Wednesday), Martin Smith (free, Kilmarnock), Wes Brown, Steven Fletcher, Mikael Mandron, Liam Agnew and Steve Harper (all released), Jordi Gomez (undisclosed, Wigan), Younes Kaboul (undisclosed, Watford).



INS:  Borja Baston (£15.5m, Atletico Madrid), Leroy Fer (£4.75m, QPR), Mike van der Hoorn (undisclosed, Ajax), Mark Birighitti (free, Newcastle Jets), Fernando Llorente (undisc, Sevilla)

OUTS:  Ashley Williams (£12m, Everton), Alberto Paloschi (£5m, Atalanta), Eder (£4m, Lille), Raheem Hanley (free, Northampton), Kyle Bartley (loan, Leeds), Oliver Davies (loan, Kilmarnock), Matt Grimes (loan, Leeds), Andre Ayew (£20.5million, West Ham), Daniel Alfei, Kyle Copp, James Demetriou, Stephen Fallon, Alexander Gogic, Henry Jones, Lee Lucas and Gareth Owen (all released), Bafetimbi Gomis (loan, Marseille)



INS: Victor Wanyama (£11m, Southampton), Vincent Janssen (£18.6m, AZ Alkmaar)

OUTS: Federico Fazio (loan, Roma), Christopher Paul (free, QPR), Emmanuel Sonupe (released), Grant Ward (undisclosed, Ipswich), Alex Pritchard (£8m, Norwich)



INS: Jerome Sinclair (£4m, Liverpool), Christian Kabasele (£5.8m, Genk), Isaac Success (undisclosed, Granada), Juan Camilo Zuniga (loan, Napoli), Brice Dja Djedje (undisc, Marseille), Younes Kaboul (undisclosed, Sunderland), Roberto Pereyra (£10.4m, Juventus)

OUTS: Miguel Layun (£4m, Porto), William Byers, Josh Doherty, Joel Ekstrand, Uche Ikpeazu, James Johnson, Javion Martin, Ayitey Mensah Jnr, Thomas Simpson and Mac Young (all released), Almen Abdi (undisc, Sheff Weds), Daniel Pudil (undisc, Sheff Weds)



INS: Matt Phillips (undisclosed, QPR), Brendan Galloway (loan, Everton)

OUTS: James Chester (undisc, Aston Villa), Callam Jones (loan, Accrington), Victor Anichebe, Samir Nabi and Stephane Sessegnon (all released).



INS: Manuel Lanzini (£9.4m, Al Jazira Club), Toni Martinez (£2.5m, Valencia), Havard Nordtveit (free, Borussia Monchengladbach), Domingos Quina (free, Benfica), Sofiane Feghouli (free, Valencia), Gokhan Tore (loan, Besiktas), Ashley Fletcher (free, Manchester United), Andre Ayew (£20.5million, Swansea), Jonathan Calleri (loan, Deportivo Maldonado)

OUTS: Stephen Hendrie (loan, Blackburn), Elliot Lee (free, Barnsley), Antonio Brown, Alexander Chambers, Nathan Mavila, Lawrence Nasha and Martin O’Brien (all released).

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Manchester United – 23 Aug 10:27

?Attractive? MLS offers on the table for ?talented? Rooney

MLS clubs would be willing to offer Man Utd captain Wayne Rooney “big-dollar numbers�, according to Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson.

Rooney’s form has been the subject of much scrutiny over the last two seasons, and he can no longer take his place for granted in either the Manchester United or England teams.

Reports last week suggested United are in no rush to offer the 30-year-old a new deal, wanting the forward to earn a potential increase on his £300,000-a-week wages with the quality of his performances.

And Paulson told the Daily Mirror: “I would argue he still has some good soccer ahead of him. I think he would be a great signing for MLS — 100 percent MLS would be attractive for him.

“Keeping in mind that is a very talented footballer, who has quality soccer ahead of him, you are not talking about a 34 or 35 year old.

“I get excited about the impact he would have in the MLS more than a guy who is coming in later in his career. The MLS is offering significant money. There were conversations with some guys who are as big a name as Rooney recently.

“Orlando City had some high profile discussions with some players — guys in his age range. There are some big-dollar numbers that have been put out.�

Rooney’s former England team-mates Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard and Ashley Cole have all moved to the MLS in recent season.

In February the England captain was linked with a mega-money move to the Chinese Super League, but Paulson expects the US to be a bigger attraction.

“China is a factor, but also players need to determine where they want to play and what is going to be best for their legacy and lifestyle – where they want to live,� he added.

“I think America compares really favourably — I wouldn’t want to play soccer in Beijing right now. I am not saying that because I don’t like China but the air quality issue is something they have to deal with in a sport which requires fitness.

“Players need to make their own choices but I think about other leagues being competitors for talent more than I do the Chinese league, where certainly there is a lot of money being splashed around.�

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SkySports | Manchester United 23 Aug 10:26

Stoke target Phil Jones

Stoke assistant manager Mark Bowen claims the club are hopeful of signing defender Phil Jones from Manchester United in the next week.

Manchester United – 23 Aug 10:18

Reading land Manchester United defender Blackett

Reading boss Jaap Stam has turned to former club Manchester United to sign defender Tyler Blackett on a permanent deal.

The 22-year-old attended the Royals’ 2-2 Sky Bet Championship draw with Brighton on Saturday before agreeing terms on a three-year contract for a fee believed to be around £1million.

Stam said on Reading’s official website: “As we know, Tyler is a talented defender who has played for United’s first team.

“He can play as a left-back or a left-sided centre-back; he has got great potential in the sense that he is quick and athletic, defensively he is strong and he is good at set-pieces.

“As a defender he can go and play high up the pitch as well, and that is what we need in the squad.”

📸 Tyler joins the Royals on a three-year deal from @ManUtd! Read all about it…

— Reading FC (@ReadingFC) August 22, 2016

Blackett made 12 appearances for United’s first team, making his debut in 2014, and also had loan spells with Blackpool, Birmingham and most recently Celtic last season.

He has also featured nine times for England at youth level, most recently for the under-21s in 2014.

The signing is Reading’s third of the summer following the arrivals of John Swift and Liam Moore.

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SkySports | Manchester United 23 Aug 09:10

Rooney 'would be great' in MLS

Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson says Wayne Rooney would be a "great signing" for the MLS.

Manchester United – 23 Aug 08:57

Chelsea and Man United target ready to ponder Santos exit

Santos and Brazil forward Gabriel Barbosa is ready to think about a move to Chelsea or Man United following the conclusion of the Olympics.

The 19-year-old helped Brazil win the Olympic football tournament for the first time in their history and will head back to his league club Santos to hold talks with his representatives.

Barbosa told reporters: “Up until now, I haven’t really had the time to think about anything because my attention was completely on the Olympics.

“Now I will celebrate with my family, then I will return to Santos and think about what I should do.”

Barbosa’s agent has previously dismissed Manchester United’s interest as nothing but “pure speculation”, but Santos president Modesto Roma has also revealed that he has spoken to the Red Devils, as well as two other clubs.

“We had productive conversations,” Roma said.

“We didn’t come to buy or sell players, neither in London or Madrid. We came to build up relationships.

“There weren’t offers, but we did talk about partnerships. I talked to Manchester United, Chelsea and Atletico Madrid.”

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SkySports | Manchester United 23 Aug 07:30

Reading sign Blackett from Utd

Tyler Blackett has joined Championship side Reading from Manchester United on a three-year deal.

SkySports | Manchester United 23 Aug 07:00

WATCH: Premier League goals

Watch every goal from all 10 of the weekend's Premier League games, including Friday's match between Man United and Southampton and both Super Sunday clashes.

Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Manchester United | BBC 22 Aug 22:27

Reading sign Blackett from Man Utd

Reading complete the signing of Manchester United defender Tyler Blackett on a three-year deal.

Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Manchester United | BBC 22 Aug 14:48

Wolves sign Borthwick-Jackson and John

Manchester United defender Cameron Borthwick-Jackson and Benfica forward Ola John join Wolves on season-long loan deals.

Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Manchester United | BBC 20 Aug 20:52

Man Utd's Wilson joins Derby on loan

Striker James Wilson joins Championship side Derby County on loan from Manchester United for the rest of the season.

Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Manchester United | BBC 20 Aug 00:49

Mourinho praises 'fantastic' Pogba

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho praises "fantastic" midfielder Paul Pogba after his first start in the 2-0 win over Southampton.

Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Manchester United | BBC 19 Aug 23:49

Manchester United 2-0 Southampton

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores twice on his home debut as Manchester United record a comfortable Premier League win over Southampton.

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