Category Archive: Manchester United

Mar 23

Which Manchester United players slipped through the net post-Ferguson?

Last Thursday an interview with Jose Mourinho started doing the rounds in which he declared that if he had his way he would never have sold Javier Hernandez, Danny Welbeck and Angel Di Maria. While I would certainly agree with him on Chicharito, I would be much more hesitant to say that Welbeck and Di Maria […]

Mar 23

Why Jesse Lingard is a great squad player for Manchester United to have

Jesse Lingard was arguably Manchester United’s Man of the Match on Sunday after scoring his first Premier League goal of the season in terrific style, curling the ball in to the top corner of the net from 25-yards in the 3-1 victory over Middlesbrough. Lingard’s link up play with Marcus Rashford was excellent throughout completing […]

Mar 23

Remarkable record-breaking Rooney to receive due respect once retired?

After having been demoted to the bench in recent months, it’s fair to say Wayne Rooney’s Manchester United career is in its final stages. The official United captain hasn’t been in a matchday squad since the League Cup final on 26th February. A game that he watched from the bench. The intense closing of the […]

Mar 23

Manchester United round-up: Rival midfielder’s agent refuses to rule out move; Tottenham star targeted; defender discusses future

Manchester City star Yaya Toure could be on his way to Old Trafford in the summer after his agent Dimitri Seluk refused to rule out the possibility as he told Sky Sports: “At this moment the situation like this; from yesterday we officially started negotiating with different clubs about his future. Some clubs have contacted me. Now […]

Mar 23

Who is Joshua Bohui?

With England locked in a three-way tussle to secure the international services of Joshua Bohui, we profile the Manchester United starlet also being chased by France and Ivory Coast…

Mar 23

Euro papers: Utd bid for Mbappe?

As we reach the business end of the 2016-17 season, rumours of big-money summer deals are beginning to circulate across Europe.

Mar 23

WATCH: Nev & Carra’s referee trial

Do Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher have what it takes to be professional referees?

Mar 23

Man Utd striker Bohui in demand

England are in a tug-of-war with France and Ivory Coast to secure the international services of Manchester United’s 18-year-old centre-forward Joshua Bohui.

Mar 22

Has the international break arrived at the perfect time for Marcus Rashford?

For Premier League fans, an International break is rarely received with jumps of joy or cheers of happiness. Especially towards the “business end” of the season, Premier League clubs are all fighting to ensuring they achieve their end of season goals. A couple of friendlies denying fans of their weekly fantasy football fix is the […]

Mar 22

Is Chris Smalling letting everyone down at Manchester United?

In a season that rather than experiments is more about getting back among the best, the manager is looking forward for the players he will be managing next season, making players compete with each other for a place. The position where this competition is strong is the heart of the defence where Eric Bailly, Phil […]

Mar 22

Who are the three leading contenders for Manchester United’s player of the year?

All in all, from a Manchester United perspective, you would have to admit that Jose Mourinho’s first season at Old Trafford has been a success up to this point ahead of the last ten league fixtures. With a piece of silverware already in the bag courtesy of the dramatic EFL Cup victory over Southampton, a […]

Mar 22

Why Sead Kolasinac is the perfect Manchester United summer target

Manchester United have taken advantage of the free transfer market for the past three seasons, signing Victor Valdes, Sergio Romero, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the process. Valdes failed due to disciplinary issues with Louis van Gaal, but generally, United has been very successful from these transfers in recent years. Moreover, United faced minor consequences at […]

Mar 22

Changing of the Guard; Who can replace Manchester United’s midfield general?

Since signing for Manchester United in the summer of 2006 Michael Carrick has been an ever-present cog in the Manchester United midfield. His relaxed and measured approach has made sure that he has not looked out-of-place in a red shirt despite playing through a period of relative weakness in the United midfield and a major […]

Mar 22

‘Players can help highlight HBT abuse’

The impact players have in raising awareness of key issues would significantly help in the fight against homophobia in football, says Kick It Out’s Paul Mortimer.

Mar 22

Suspensions and injuries hurt now, but could help later

Jose Mourinho’s squad was dealt another blow Tuesday, as Phil Jones became the most recent player to find himself on the injury report. While the severity of his injury is still unknown, it would be safe to assume Mourinho wouldn’t take a chance with Jones once international break ends April 1, against West Bromwich Albion. […]

Mar 22

Madrid za ta kara da Man City da United da Barca

Real Madrid za ta buga wasannin share fage a kasar Amurka a karshen kakar bana, domin samun damar lashe gasar International Champions Cup.

Mar 22

Sir Alex Ferguson on the Europa League – should Manchester United listen to his advice?

Sir Alex Ferguson has spoken to ESPN to reveal that he believes that the club should go all out in their attempts to win the Europa League this season, with an upcoming quarter-final tie against Anderlecht which could put them into the final four. Ferguson said: “The thing is, we’ve never won the Europa League. We’ve […]

Mar 22

PL Daily: What next for Rooney?

Gareth Southgate says Wayne Rooney is not playing enough at Manchester Utd, does the striker have an international future?

Mar 22

Jones hurt in Smalling tackle

Manchester United are waiting on news of defender Phil Jones after he suffered an apparent toe injury in a training-ground tackle with Chris Smalling while with the England squad.

Mar 22

WATCH & PLAY: Offside or on?

If you were handed the offside flag, how do you think you’d get on? As part of Support The Ref week, we’re testing your decision-making…

Mar 22

Manchester United midfielder’s performance against Middlesbrough should earn him a first-team run

Jesse Lingard was superb against Middlesbrough on Sunday and he underlined why he can be an important player for Manchester United during the run-in. His potential to be a regular first team player for the first team at Old Trafford has often been dismissed by the wider footballing public, but he has a knack of […]

Mar 22

anchester United round-up: Striker set for summer exit; Mourinho wants reunion with Chelsea star; Schweinsteiger departs

The Independent say that Wayne Rooney is expected to complete a free transfer to his former club Everton in the summer transfer window to bring an end to his stay in Manchester, having joined the club as an 18-year-old in 2004. Manchester United are said to be happy to allow him to leave for free, […]

Mar 22

Ferguson: Go for Europa glory

Sir Alex Ferguson believes Manchester United should focus on winning the Europa League due to the “incentive” of qualifying for the Champions League.

Mar 22

Ibra ‘motivated’ by Pep feud

Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic admits he still gets fired up by the chance to face off against former boss Pep Guardiola.

Mar 22

Who will be player of the year?

Chelsea are the runaway leaders in the Premier League but there is a race on for the PFA Player of the Year award with three of their stars among the five favourites.

Mar 22

VOTE: Rule changes in football

Which rule changes would you like to see in football? As part of Support The Ref week, you can have your say…

Mar 21

US to host summer Manchester derby

The first Manchester derby to be played outside the UK will take place in the friendly International Champions Cup in the United States this summer.

Mar 21

Mixed reaction as Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney is linked with summer Everton move

The Independent claimed on Tuesday night that Wayne Rooney is hoping to make a summer move back to his boyhood club, Everton, on a free transfer. The United captain has made 145 assists and scored 250 goals in 550 games for the Red Devils to date and is seen as a hero by many, having spent […]

Mar 21

United to face City in US

Manchester United will take on Manchester City, Real Madrid and Barcelona in the International Champions Cup on their US tour this summer.

Mar 21

West Ham linked with Manchester United veteran – would a move work for both parties?

Sky Sports claim that West Ham United are tracking the situation of Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney and could launch a summer move for the experienced forward if the Red Devils allow him to leave the club at the end of the season. What would Rooney bring to West Ham? Experience, goals and one of the […]

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