- Fri Aug 17 2:14 PM
• Manager insists he has full support of France midfielder • ‘I cannot demand more from him, I cannot ask more from him’ José Mourinho has claimed to be enjoying his strongest ever working relationship with Paul Pogba, with the Manchester United manager praising the France midfielder for his appl...
- Fri Aug 17 12:45 AM
Chelsea and Arsenal promise goals and flaws, Fulham need to tighten up at Spurs and will sparks fly again when Benítez meets Warnock? With two teams in flux, Chelsea’s derby with Arsenal is a meeting that promises goals. Both sides are vulnerable in defence and dangerous in attack. Although beate...
- 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
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- 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