- Thu Aug 16 6:05 PM
With Neil Redfearn and Casey Stoney taking charge for the first time, the Continental Tyres League Cup tie at Prenton Park is about much more than M62 bragging rights Neil Redfearn and Casey Stoney will arrive at Prenton Park on Sunday ready to embark on individual, and ambitious, missions to red...
- Wed Aug 15 10:00 AM
The former Crewe midfielder who won over Sir Alex Ferguson in a matter of minutes is back doing what he does best after his wilderness years at Old Trafford In a candid interview a couple of years ago, Nick Powell
discussed how he felt at being perceived as a lost cause, a maverick and a nuisance...
- Tue Aug 14 10:00 AM
The International Champions Cup is still capable of attracting huge crowds in the US, but away from the marquee games, attendances were down Whatever you do, don’t call it pre-season. Meaningless games are now a thing of the past, at least according to the International Champions Cup. Billed as “...
- Mon Aug 13 10:30 PM
• The goalkeeper’s contract expires next summer • De Gea won the domestic Golden Glove last season Manchester United are confident that David de Gea
will sign a new deal, with the goalkeeper expected to receive a marked increase on his current salary of around £180, 000 a week. Related: Five thin...
- Mon Aug 13 7:00 PM
José Mourinho can benefit from director of football being appointed but United will need to adopt a spirit of twist-or-bust if they are to be serious Premier League contenders The season’s first week proved bumpy for Manchester United. José Mourinho missed out on his desired centre-back. A messag...
- Mon Aug 13 8:25 AM
Guendouzi is one of Arsenal’s few reasons to be cheerful, Naby Keïta is a thrilling talent no matter whose shirt he’s wearing, and Richarlison already looks worth the money Wherever Arsène Wenger was watching, he would have approved of Mattéo Guendouzi’s presence at the base of Arsenal’s midfield...
- Sun Aug 12 9:51 PM
Your weekend round-up of the best photography from England’s top flight • Follow Guardian sport on Instagram for more great photography The Dozen archive Continue reading
- Sun Aug 12 2:26 PM
Manchester United midfielder fears fine if he speaks his mind World Cup winner says it is a ‘dream come true’ being captain Paul Pogba has suggested that it is hard to play well if there are off-field issues and said he would get fined if he opened up about his happiness at Manchester United. Rel...
- Sat Aug 11 10:30 PM
• Club to address José Mourinho’s concerns • Manager has been unhappy with transfer policy Manchester United are set to appoint the first director of football in their 140-year history, as soon as the current restructure of the club and expansion of facilities are complete. The move will allow Un...
- Sat Aug 11 1:57 PM
José Mourinho’s usual low-spirited and glum demeanour was less apparent after his side started off their campaign with a 2-1 win over Leicester City . Mourinho praised the performance of Luke Shaw, a player he has not been particularly fond of in the past Continue reading
- Fri Aug 10 11:37 PM
• Manager says his job title should be ‘head coach’ instead • United failed to add to squad on transfer deadline day José Mourinho appeared to take aim at Ed Woodward, Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman, for not sanctioning all of his transfer targets, with the manager saying maybe his t...
- Fri Aug 10 10:07 PM
Given how fearful the Manchester United manager was of this season opener, maybe he can afford to start smiling In the way only football can, this contest started in breath-taking Boys’ Own fashion. Paul Pogba has had his issues with José Mourinho yet just 75 seconds into a season advertised as a...
- Fri Aug 10 10:02 PM
Was that, very briefly, a smile on José Mourinho’s face? Blink, and you might have missed it, but at least Manchester United have begun the new season with a victory and after all the sullenness of pre-season, the complaints about the club’s transfer business and the overwhelming suspicion that s...
- Fri Aug 10 7:31 PM
Updates from the opening Premier League match of the season You can email Nick here or tweet him here Woodward vetoes Mourinho’s transfer wishlist Ten things to look out for this weekend 7.31pm BST “The last time I felt this underwhelmed on the eve of a season was 1982, and that was because I was...
- Fri Aug 10 8:30 AM
Manchester United and Leicester under pressure to start well, Emery’s formidable opening task, heightened ambitions for Brighton and Wolves Related: Summer transfer window verdict: how every Premier League club fared Related: Transfer window 2018 – every summer deal from Europe's top five leagues...
- Fri Aug 10 8:27 AM
Today’s fluff is sifting through the debris After a wonderful transfer window for Manchester United, news has emerged that Mino Raiola has been hawking Paul Pogba to Barcelona and Juventus. Remember, European clubs have until 31 August to make signings, so the Mill is going to spend the day wonde...