- Fri Sep 29 6:39 PM
Manchester United’s season could not have started much better and Crystal Palace’s much worse. United are fresh from Wednesday’s emphatic 4-1 over CSKA Moscow and are second in thePremier L eague only on goal difference, while Palace still search for a first goal and first point after suffering a...
- Fri Sep 29 4:39 PM
The only two players signed by the Scot during his disastrous tenure at Old Trafford have defied all expectations to remain among the star-studded cast assembled by José Mourinho In the years after the fall of the Berlin Wall a phenomenon bubbled up in Eastern Europe called “ ostalgie ”, or nosta...
- Fri Sep 29 2:22 PM
• Michael Carrick
and Phil Jones
not in contention to face Crystal Palace • ‘Ibra and Pogba and Rojo, these players I don’t think about them’ Manchester United manager José Mourinho has bracketed Paul Pogba’s injury as “long-term” – comparing it to those Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo are rec...
- Thu Sep 28 11:30 AM
Clubs and leagues want to look popular, attract sponsors and justify government investment, but they shouldn’t lie to fans By Ian Thomson for Nutmeg , part of the Guardian Sport Network Football fans attach emotional significance to how many people turn up to watch their team play. We feel pride...
- Wed Sep 27 9:48 PM
Manchester United have maximum points from their two Champions League outings and return home from Moscow in buoyant mood. From first to last whistle they coasted to a win that means José Mourinho’s side have now scored 28 goals in nine outings this season. They owed this victory to the superb An...
- Wed Sep 27 7:04 PM
Live updates as Chelsea face finalists of 2014 and 2016 in Group C Contact Barry by email or get in touch via Twitter CSKA Moscow v Manchester United – live! Anderlecht v Celtic – live! Scoreboard: all of the Champions League and Championship goals 7.04pm BST Related: Saúl Ñíguez: ‘I was tired of...
- Wed Sep 27 6:54 PM
Live updates as United look to make it two wins out of two in Group A Contact Jacob by email or get in touch via Twitter Atlético Madrid v Chelsea – live! Anderlecht v Celtic – live! Scoreboard: all of the Champions League and Championship goals 6.54pm BST CSKA Moscow: Akinfeev; Vasin, V Berezuts...
- Tue Sep 26 5:08 PM
• Champions League group game will be tough, manager warns • United travel without Fellaini, Jones and Valencia José Mourinho believes the key to Manchester United beating CSKA Moscow in Wednesday’s Champions League game and maintaining their fine start to the season is to be dominant while stayi...
- Tue Sep 26 11:14 AM
Our resident cartoonist ties takes a look at that chant , the FA, the EFL and something looming that we can all take cheer from View all of David Squires’ cartoons in his archive here And David’s only got another book out soon. More details here Continue reading
- Mon Sep 25 6:17 PM
• Russian Football Union security chief takes tough Champions League stance • Security teams from English clubs working with Spartak Moscow and CSKA Liverpool and Manchester United supporters have been warned they face “a long stay in Russia” should trouble occur at their Champions League fixture...
- Mon Sep 25 8:53 AM
Sean Dyche was worked up about nothing, Mark Hughes hopes life for Stoke will get easier and Ronald Koeman played his last cards to get Everton out of trouble If Brighton survive this season – and they survived this game thanks to several Newcastle misses and some good goalkeeping – there is ever...
- Sun Sep 24 6:38 PM
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- Sun Sep 24 6:08 PM
Southampton victory shows Jose Mourinho’s men have rediscovered their ruthless streak at just the right time as testing month of fixtures looms For more than half an hour, José Mourinho sat waiting on the Manchester United team coach outside St Mary’s doubtless basking in the comfort of a job wel...
- Sat Sep 23 9:33 PM
• Away fans at Southampton ignore requests from the player to stop singing • José Mourinho describes support as ‘amazing’ and claims not to have heard Manchester United are liaising with Hampshire police and Southampton in an attempt to identify supporters who ignored an appeal not to sing an off...
- Sat Sep 23 7:09 PM
José Mourinho insists it is ‘just the start’ after Manchester United’s win at Southampton on Saturday, the club’s fifth in six league games so far this season. Romelu Lukalu scored the only goal of the game as United ran out 1-0 winners on the south coast Romelu Lukaku strike enough to give Manch...
- Sat Sep 23 5:11 PM
José Mourinho ended up being sent to the stands here in stoppage time, though this was still the kind of victory to make him purr. Manchester United have maintained their eye-catching start to the campaign even if a contest they had initially threatened to dominate, bullying their hosts into subm...