- Mon Feb 26 12:00 PM
• Belgian has scored 22 times for Manchester United this season • Goal against Chelsea was his first against a top-six side for United Romelu Lukaku
believes he deserves more respect, with the Manchester United striker pointing to his consistent goalscoring record throughout his career. Lukaku st...
- Mon Feb 26 8:20 AM
England hopefuls have a mixed afternoon, confusion for Serge Aurier and Romelu Lukaku
finally does it against a top-six team The weight of goals that Sergio Agüero has scored against Arsenal, with Sunday’s strike a fifth in five matches, should have raised Shkodran Mustafi’s awareness of the Arge...
- Mon Feb 26 12:01 AM
Antonio Conte had a frustrating day as his side failed to take their chances before Jesse Lingard took his for Manchester United Credit where it is due: José Mourinho’s sometimes dour tactics do occasionally produce results. This was a big one for Manchester United, who had to come from behind af...
- Sun Feb 25 8:30 PM
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- Sun Feb 25 6:30 PM
• Manchester United manager says win will inspire more confidence • Antonio Conte fears Chelsea may miss out on Champions League José Mourinho and Antonio Conte shook hands and ended their feud while the Chelsea manager admitted the champions might again finish outside the top four following defe...
- Sun Feb 25 4:10 PM
Jesse Lingard caused Old Trafford to reverberate with noise following a 76th-minute header that grabbed a win that took Manchester United back into second place ahead of Liverpool. The creator was Romelu Lukaku, his neat cross finding the substitute, after the No 9’s first strike for United again...
- Sun Feb 25 1:08 PM
Latest updates from the 2.05pm kick-off at Old Trafford Conte: If I’m not animated on the touchline I’m not happy Feel free to email Nick or tweet: @NickAmes82 1.08pm GMT Man Utd: De Gea, Valencia, Lindelof, Smalling, Young, McTominay, Matic, Pogba, Martial, Lukaku, Sanchez. Subs: Bailly, Mata, L...
- Sat Feb 24 10:30 PM
The Manchester United manager says, with time passing, he demotes match against Antonio Conte’s side to ‘any normal game’ It is the fixture that releases an adrenaline rush at Manchester United according to José Mourinho, the game that carries extra significance for supporters and the rivalry of...
- Sat Feb 24 10:29 PM
The Chelsea manager says his family worry about him if they see him sitting still and that he will be as excitable as ever against José Mourinho’s Manchester United at Old Trafford Antonio Conte’s subdued mood on the touchline during Chelsea’s defeat at Watford this month earned him a rebuke from...
- Sat Feb 24 9:00 AM
José Mourinho has guided Manchester United to only one win against a direct rival this season – the 3-1 victory at Arsenal in early December. On Sunday this has to change against a Chelsea team only three points behind his side. United fans will hope their manager instructs his men to take the co...
- Fri Feb 23 10:30 PM
• Two managers had angry exchange of words earlier in the season • Portuguese admits emotional ties to Stamford Bridge are loosening José Mourinho has admitted meetings with Chelsea mean “less and less” as his emotional ties with his former club steadily recede, with neither the Manchester United...
- Fri Feb 23 6:37 PM
Frenchman must show his talent throughout Manchester United’s run-in as suggestions of a rift between manager and out-of-favour midfielder linger Now is the time for Paul Pogba to prove how fine a footballer he is. The Frenchman’s mission for the rest of the season is to drive Manchester United t...
- Thu Feb 22 3:59 PM
The goalless draw at Sevilla drew mention of betraying United’s identity. Mourinho is entitled to play the way he believes will get results but football should be about more than success Some Manchester United fans saw a wonderful game in Seville; it just wasn’t the one their team played in. A ha...
- Thu Feb 22 2:00 PM
Lure of video-sharing site’s 1.3bn users finally has club ready to play catchup with football rivals Manchester United is to launch an official YouTube channel after a 13-year absence as it looks to build its brand and commercial income in a deal with the world’s biggest video-sharing site. Manch...
- Thu Feb 22 9:12 AM
José Mourinho dismisses claims he was 'relieved' to leave Sevilla with a draw, insisting Manchester United had opportunities to come away from the last-16 Champions League tie on top. David de Gea put in another fine display to thwart Sevilla on a number of occasions as the tie is finely poised f...
- Thu Feb 22 12:04 AM
The manager’s omission of the France midfielder from the starting XI suggests their relationship has hit turbulence Well, we got there in the end. Grudgingly, belatedly and against the manager’s better judgment. But with 16 minutes gone in this Champions League first leg, on a breezy, boisterous...
- Wed Feb 21 10:53 PM
• United manager praises Scott McTominay after 0-0 draw in Spain • Mourinho calls for a ‘Big Champions League night’ at Old Trafford José Mourinho refused to be drawn on the absence of Paul Pogba from his starting lineup in Seville where Manchester United held on for a dogged scoreless draw . Ins...
- Wed Feb 21 9:58 PM
And so to Old Trafford. Applause rang round the Sánchez Pizjuán. Sevilla had not been able to defeat Manchester United but their supporters recognised they had been close and there is still hope they can reach the quarter-final of this competition for the first time in their history. United, too,...
- Wed Feb 21 7:33 PM
• Coach Steven Gerrard
gets better of opposite number Nicky Butt • Ben Woodburn on target as 2-0 win puts Liverpool in quarter-final Old rivalries die hard or, as the reactions of Steven Gerrard
and Nicky Butt to a Rafael Camacho goal showed at Prenton Park, not at all when it comes to Liverpool...
- Wed Feb 21 7:13 PM
Champions League updates from the 7.45pm GMT game Shakhtar Donestk v Roma – follow it live now And feel free to email Scott to get in touch 7.13pm GMT Sevilla: Rico, Navas, Mercado, Lenglet, Escudero, N’Zonzi, Banega, Sarabia, Vazquez, Correa, Muriel. Subs: Soria, Carrico, Ben Yedder, Pizarro, No...
- Wed Feb 21 1:00 PM
Was Ryan Giggs
eligible for England? No. Did a dog bite Ally MacLeod? No. Did Denis Law relegate his old club? No, no, no By Neil Andrews for When Saturday Comes There’s a wonderful story about Ally MacLeod and a stray dog that ran up to him during a press conference at the 1978 World Cup finals....
- Wed Feb 21 11:27 AM
Manchester United manager José Mourinho has denied that his team are among the favourites to win the Champions League, ahead of taking on Sevilla on Wednesday night. The Portuguese insists it is too early to be thinking of lifting the trophy before facing the 2015-16 Europa League winners Continu...
- Wed Feb 21 10:03 AM
United may be favourites in the Champions League last 16 but Sevilla have players who can hurt them It’s Jesús Navas, but not as we know him. The former Manchester City winger has been converted to right-back and, although he is diligent, that does occasionally double the threat in attack, from w...
- Wed Feb 21 8:41 AM
Today’s fluff is making it up as it goes along Back in the good old days before the Mill even knew what football was, the name Arthur was pretty commonplace among players in this country. According to our research (thanks Wikipedia), a total of 22 have played for England since records began, alth...
- Tue Feb 20 8:35 PM
• Midfielder may return to side for Champions League first leg • ‘Mourinho is a pioneer in training methodology, ’ says Montella The cameras were out late at Carrington on Tuesday morning and so was Paul Pogba, which was one way of announcing that the Frenchman should be fit to play in Seville. B...
- Tue Feb 20 5:52 PM
• Fierce rivals meet in the Uefa Youth League on Wednesday • ‘In games like this you shouldn’t have to motivate your players’ Steven Gerrard
has said Liverpool’s Under-19s “are in the wrong place” if they need motivating to beat Manchester United when the fierce rivals meet in the Uefa Youth Leag...