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The Sun - Tue Oct 17 10:30 PM
JOSE MOURINHO says the pressure of modern football will deny him retirement at Manchester United — not his own desire to leave. The Special One has been linked with French moneybags Paris Saint-Germain. But he can see himself at Old Trafford for another five years — despite claiming you can forge...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 5:52 PM
JOSE MOURINHO once allowed one of the brightest young talents in European football to leave his club after only three Premier League appearances. The Portuguese boss gave an interesting insight into the decision, too. “He was not ready to compete, ” the now Manchester United boss said bluntly in...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 5:11 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED travel to Benfica in a repeat of the 1968 European Cup final when the Red Devils won the competition for the first time. In modern times, it is United riding high while the side where Jose Mourinho got his first managerial job are fighting for Champions League survival. A win wo...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 4:25 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has reiterated that he does not believe he will end his career at Manchester United. The Red Devils boss says it is impossible in modern day football to stay at a club 15 years and believes Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger will be the last manager of his type with that longevity. Mourinho...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 3:57 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have already began negotiations over a move for Espanyol wonderkid Aaron Martin. The £35.5million-rated left-back has been watched by the Red Devils for months. And ESPN claim Jose Mourinho‘s side have asked to be kept updated over his contract situation. The Spanish side are al...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 1:53 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED star James Wilson has admitted he is open to a January move. And his admission will come as a major boost to Championship promotion hopefuls Leeds and Reading who both want the 21-year-old on loan. The hotshot has had to be patient while recovering from a knee-ligament injury th...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 12:23 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED ace Andreas Pereira has issued a grovelling apology after being caught speeding in Spain. The Belgium-born midfielder, 21 – currently on-loan at Valencia – landed himself in hot water with Spanish authorities on Monday evening. On the incident, Pereira apologised, saying: “Very...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 12:20 PM
THE Champions League has returned with the English teams, and Celtic, looking to take a big step towards the last 16. With Man United, Chelsea, Barcelona and the Bhoys in action, Wednesday offers arguably the better night of football and an exciting night of betting. Benfica vs Manchester United...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 11:21 AM
FORMER Manchester United star Laurent Blanc has been lined up to become the United States national coach. The World Cup-winning France defender has already managed Bordeaux, Paris Saint-Germain and the French national side. US Soccer chiefs have now set their sights on Blanc as a replacement for...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 9:48 AM
JOSE MOURINHO wants a pay rise at Manchester United if he is to sign a new contract, according to reports. The Portuguese super-boss is in line for a new deal and feels he has a strong hand, given his strong start to life as Old Trafford boss. But the two-time Champions League winner wants the …
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 8:00 PM
DEJAN LOVREN claims he was targeted ‘on purpose’ by Romelu Lukaku at Anfield. Manchester United striker Lukaku will avoid any retrospective FA action after he appeared to stamp on the Liverpool defender in the first half of Saturday’s 0-0 draw. Lovren, who pointed to the spot on his face where he...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 4:27 PM
MARCUS ROJO is all shook up he prepares to face Benfica on Wednesday. The Manchester United ace flew out to Portugal complete with his own drinks shaker. It might be a long shot for Rojo – or fellow defender Luke Shaw, who also made the Champions League trip – to actually feature in the Lisbon …
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 1:32 PM
WAYNE ROONEY saved Everton’s blushes, and potentially Ronald Koeman’s job, as his penalty salvaged a point for the Toffees against Brighton on Sunday. England’s all-time record goalscorer, 31, found the back of the net in the 90th-minute of the 1-1 draw as Everton‘s dreadful start to the 2017-18...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 1:05 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho has handed a trial to 14-year-old Swedish wonderkid Rines Arifi. The forward could become the third Swede to join United‘s ranks after Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Victor Lindelof. Youngster Arifi – who plays for Swedish side Husie IF – has said he can’t wait to get...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 1:01 PM
SHAY GIVEN has revealed Roy Keane’s foul-mouthed rant at Mick McCarthy which led to his early departure from the 2002 World Cup. The Manchester United legend famously let rip on the then-Republic of Ireland boss after becoming frustrated at the facilities at their base in Saipan. And Given has to...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 12:19 PM
REAL MADRID will turn to Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford if they cannot sign Harry Kane, according to reports. Spanish publication Don Balon are claiming Florentino Perez wants the youngster as back up if a deal with Tottenham cannot be reached. Spurs have always insisted they do not ne...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 12:04 PM
JOSE MOURINHO did what he does best when he took his Manchester United to Liverpool on Saturday… parking the bus. The Old Trafford chief, 54, has become famous around the globe for piling men behind the ball on the road to a “top six” opponent. Whether it be Liverpool, Arsenal, Manchester City, T...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 11:49 AM
JUAN MATA turned down a staggering £375, 000-a-week AFTER TAX to join the Chinese Super League, SunSport can reveal. The Manchester United star was offered the mind-blowing sum by league chiefs while they were visiting last month’s Soccerex convention. The Spanish midfielder has just 12-months re...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 11:47 AM
PAUL POGBA has handed Manchester United a huge boost by stepping up his injury recovery. The France midfielder has been out of action since suffering a hamstring strain in the game against Basel last month. But he is nearing a return and yesterday shared a video of himself working out at Carringt...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 11:30 AM
GABRIEL JESUS continues to be Manchester City’s lucky charm… as he is STILL yet to taste defeat in the Premier League. The Brazil forward, 20, has turned out 17 times for Pep Guardiola‘s side and never lost. That streak is now SIX games longer than the previous record, set by 1990s Manchester Uni...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 9:26 AM
IT was yet another action packed weekend of football in the best league in the world. But now it’s time for us at SunSport to look back give our verdict on the biggest talking points from the nine games. ONE RULE FOR ONE… Do you remember when Sam Allardyce took West Ham to Stamford Bridge …
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 9:04 AM
VALENCIA leap-frogged Real Madrid to go second in La Liga by beating Real Betis in a nine-goal thriller. One-time Liverpool and Tottenham target Geoffrey Kondogbia gave visiting Valencia the lead after 31 minutes before Goncalo Guedes added to that opener to complete a standard first half. But th...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 6:51 AM
JOSE MOURINHO has NOT yet been offered a new five-year Manchester United contract, according to reports. The Old Trafford boss has thrown his future at the club into doubt with after an interview with French TV, in which he described his admiration for Paris Saint-Germain. Rex Features And accord...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 12:35 AM
ROMELU LUKAKU has hit back at claims he is a flat-track bully. The £90million striker has seven goals in eight Prem games this season. But Manchester United legend Gary Neville said he had “no influence” at Anfield, where Lukaku missed a clear-cut chance in front of the Kop. Lukaku hit back: “A l...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 12:02 AM
VALENCIA leap-frogged Real Madrid to go second in La Liga by beating Real Betis in a nine-goal thriller. One-time Liverpool and Tottenham target Geoffrey Kondogbia gave visiting Valencia the lead after 31 minutes before Goncalo Guedes added to that opener to complete a standard first half. But th...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 10:51 PM
RONALD KOEMAN hailed “world-class” Wayne Rooney for the last-gasp spot-kick that could have saved him the sack. Rooney’s 90th-minute equaliser spared the Everton boss a fifth defeat in six Premier League games — and silenced Brighton fans’ taunts of “You’re getting sacked in the morning!” Koeman...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 10:37 PM
RONALD KOEMAN is under pressure from where he least expected it after scathing tweets from Liverpool mayor and Everton fan Joe Anderson. Wayne Rooney’s last-minute penalty equaliser at fellow strugglers Brighton seemed to have given Toffees boss Koeman brief respite. But Anderson slated a “poor”...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 10:27 PM
THERE should be a special place in Manchester United’s museum for that fax machine which messed up on deadline day two years ago. If ever the office staff wanted technology to let them down it was in August 2015 when United were trying to send the paperwork through to complete David De Gea’s Real...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 7:03 PM
EMRE CAN is confident that Liverpool are almost back to their best after drawing 0-0 with Manchester United. However, the Reds have only managed to secure one win from their last eight games in all competitions. Jurgen Klopp’s side were held to a 0-0 stalemate by Premier League rivals Manchester...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 4:56 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED fans have blasted Luke Shaw for his performance in the Red Devils U23 side’s 4-2 defeat to West Ham. The left-back was singled out for criticism by the Old Trafford faithful after their side failed to win a game in which they took the lead twice. England defender Shaw has seen h...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 4:34 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED travel to Benfica in their third Champions League match of the season. Jose Mourinho’s side have won both of their opening matches, beating Basel 3-0 at home before winning 4-1 at CSKA Moscow. But the team that gave the Special One his first managerial job have had a disastrous...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 4:00 PM
LOUIS VAN GAAL claims Manchester United successor Jose Mourinho “goes out of control too often.” The Dutchman was unceremoniously sacked by the Red Devils in 2016 shortly after winning the FA Cup. Mourinho was quickly announced as his successor, and it later emerged that United had been wooing th...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 3:24 PM
WAYNE ROONEY earned Ronald Koeman a stay of execution with an 89th-minute penalty equaliser. The former England skipper, restored to the starting line-up after being axed for the 1-0 home defeat by Burnley calmly sent Seagulls keeper Matt Ryan the wrong way to avoid a fifth defeat in six League m...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 1:36 PM
JOSE MOURINHO admits he will leave Manchester United for a new challenge one day. SunSport exclusively revealed the Special One is set to sign a £65million five-year deal with the Old Trafford club. Seeing out that contract would make it the longest tenure of his managerial career. But the ex-Rea...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 12:35 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has sparked a club-v-country row with Gareth Southgate after Marcus Rashford was crocked for England. The Manchester United youngster, 19, needed treatment on a bang to the knee in the dead rubber against Lithuania last weekend. But he carried on and played 72 minutes on a plastic p...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 10:14 AM
PHIL JONES is set to sign a mega new Manchester United deal worth £150, 000 a week, according to reports. The England defender has been impressive for Jose Mourinho so far this season and will reportedly be rewarded with a new pay package. Jones has forced his way into Mourinho’s plans and is now...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 9:12 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED fear Real Madrid will demand David De Gea as part of any deal to buy Gareth Bale, according to reports. Jose Mourinho and chief negotiator Ed Woodward believe next summer marks the best opportunity yet to land the Welshman. But they are on alert over the suspicion that De Gea, w...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 12:05 AM
DAVID DE DEA pulled off a world-class save to rescue Manchester United. The Spanish goalkeeper denied Joel Matip with his feet in the first half at Anfield to keep the score goalless. And it was the closest either side came to breaking the deadlock as two bitter rivals cancelled themselves out. J...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 12:05 AM
TOM CLEVERLEY was Watford’s hero as he popped up with a last-gasp winner against Arsenal. The former Man Utd midfielder fired home with just minutes remaining to deny Arsene Wenger a crucial win at Vicarage Road. Wenger’s side looked ready to finally get three points on their travels with Per Mer...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 10:30 PM
RAFA BENITEZ has revealed the shock name who once gave him a helping hand . . . Sir Alex Ferguson. The Newcastle chief today faces Mauricio Pellegrino, who he bossed at Valencia and Liverpool before making him his No 2 at Anfield and Inter Milan. Benitez knows it is impossible to surprise his for...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 9:21 PM
ANDREA BELOTTI is being urged to stay at Torino amid interest from Manchester United and Chelsea. According to Tuttosport, a new deal is in the works for the forward – including a £2.6m pay rise and four per cent cut of a transfer fee. The 23-year-old signed a new five-year contract last year, wh...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 7:47 PM
TOM CLEVERLEY was Watford’s hero as he popped up with a last-gasp winner against Arsenal. The former Man Utd midfielder fired home with just minutes remaining to deny Arsene Wenger a crucial win at Vicarage Road. Wenger’s side looked ready to finally get three points on their travels with Per Mer...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 6:29 PM
LAZIO have confirmed “several offers” for star midfielder and Manchester United target Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. The Serbian ace is regarded as one of the finest young players in Serie A and has been attracting serious interest from Jose Mourinho. The Special One scouted Milinkovic-Savic earlier t...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 3:32 PM
JOSE MOURINHO insists he had “no bench” against Liverpool and that prevented him from playing more attacking football. The Manchester United manager’s 0-0 draw was a lesson in parking the bus at Anfield. Romelu Lukaku, the £75million summer buy from Everton who has scored 11 goals so far this sea...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 2:49 PM
LIVERPOOL were frustrated in their attempts to get back in the title race as they were held to a goalless draw by Manchester United. Jurgen Klopp’s side were the better team, but they were unable to find a way past a United side sent out to defend by Jose Mourinho. Joel Matip thought he had …
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 2:26 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho was up to his old tricks as he sent out his side to frustrate Liverpool. Here are five things we learnt from a tense draw at Anfield, which hands Manchester City the advantage in the title race. Ant-Man growing under Mourinho FRENCH winger Anthony Martial put...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 2:19 PM
DAVID DE DEA pulled off a world-class save to rescue Manchester United. The Spanish goalkeeper denied Joel Matip with his feet in the first half at Anfield to keep the score goalless. And it was the closest either side came to breaking the deadlock as two bitter rivals cancelled themselves out. J...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 1:33 PM
FANS called for Romelu Lukaku to be banned after he appeared to stamp on Dejan Lovren. The Manchester United striker was caught on camera looking to plant a foot on the Liverpool defender in a frantic first half at Anfield. One fan tweeted: “Will Lukaku get a three match ban for that? Hemed did f...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 1:27 PM
DAVID DE GEA was hailed as the best goalkeeper in the world after a stunning save to deny Liverpool the lead against Manchester United. Jurgen Klopp’s side looked destined to open the scoring when Roberto Firmino’s cross from the left reached Joel Matip just six yards out. But the defender was de...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 1:12 PM
DAVID MOYES has revealed his first choice would be a role in club management – but he is interested to talk to the Scottish FA over the Scotland vacancy. The former Manchester United boss has had five months away from the game since quitting relegated Sunderland in May. Scotland are searching for...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 12:59 PM
ROMELU LUKAKU needed more than 16 minutes to get his first touch of the ball against Liverpool. The Manchester United striker was completely shut out at the start of the fierce clash against Anfield. Romelu Lukaku’s 1st touch in today’s game came in the 17th minute pic.twitter.com/wznnWoqBME — Sk...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 11:59 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED have confirmed Eric Bailly and Marcus Rashford were injured on international duty. England ace Rashford picked up a knock but makes the bench while Ivory Coast defender Bailly misses out completely. United can go 10 points clear of bitter rivals Liverpool with victory at Anfield...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 11:49 AM
JURGEN KLOPP admits he would quit Liverpool if he did not think he could win the Premier League. The German has spent two years as Reds chief but has not been able to mount a title challenge. And defeat against Manchester United would leave Kop 10 points behind their bitter rivals. He said: “In t...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 11:14 AM
FORMER Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal returned in style to visit Chinese restaurant. Owner Mr Wing sent his £300, 000 Bentley to pick up the Dutchman and his wife before the Liverpool and Manchester United blockbuster. The 66-year-old is covering the blockbuster match-up for a Dutch TV...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 8:24 AM
MEMPHIS DEPAY has shrugged off his Manchester United flop and sets his sights on playing for Real Madrid. The Dutchman quit Old Trafford for Lyon in January after struggling to make an impression despite sky-high expectations. And despite having a £35million buy-back fee written in to his contrac...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 12:06 AM
JURGEN KLOPP is adamant Liverpool would have to find someone very special to do a better job than him. Yet he is in danger of completing the same set of stats that saw predecessor Brendan Rodgers sacked. The Northern Irishman was dismissed after picking up just 12 points from the first eight game...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 9:00 PM
ANFIELD is set for a cracker today but the onus will be on Liverpool to take the game to United — and Jose Mourinho may just love that. Last season United sat deep with up to seven men behind the ball and let Liverpool come on to them. They then played long up to Zlatan …
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 7:45 PM
ANFIELD has unveiled a fabulous tribute to ‘King Kenny.’ Liverpool have officially opened the Kenny Dalglish Stand in honour of one of the club’s most iconic players. It means the Scot, who also became a successful Liverpool manager, will be immortalised at the stadium for ever. Piper Ian Duncan...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 7:20 PM
LIVERPOOL boss Jurgen Klopp has admitted he always knew Romelu Lukaku would become “world class” ahead of his side coming up against the striker. Lukaku has made a blistering start to his Manchester United career, bagging 11 goals in just ten games in all competitions. Yet Klopp, whose Liverpool...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 4:14 PM
AFTER yet another dreary, underwhelming international break, the Premier League is set to return with a bang this weekend. Following the two week hiatus, there are ten games to get ready for in the English top-flight this weekend. Liverpool and Manchester United are set to get our weekend going w...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 3:52 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has told Liverpool fans to ‘bring it on’ as they enter the cauldron of Anfield tomorrow for the biggest clash in the Premier League. The famous old ground is well known for its atmosphere but gets cranked up another two notches when bitter historical rivals Manchester United are the...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 3:21 PM
VICTOR LINDELOF got over being dropped by Manchester United by heading out shopping with stunning fiancee Maja Nilsson on Friday. The Swedish defender, 23, is still yet to feature in the Premier League for his new club and is set to miss out for Liverpool clash at Anfield on Saturday. Lindelof jo...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 2:09 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho has confirmed Romelu Lukaku is fit to play against Liverpool on Saturday. The Belgian forward, 24, had been struggling with a minor injury while on international duty, but could start against the Reds. Meanwhile, Mourinho also revealed Michael Carrick will not...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 11:38 AM
ARSENAL and Chelsea are among the clubs chasing the signature of Manchester United starlet Dean Henderson. SunSport revealed this week how England under-21 goalkeeper Henderson could quit Old Trafford when his contract runs out at the end of the season. And United’s Premier League rivals could be...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 10:55 AM
LIVERPOOL host Manchester United in the opening game of the Premier League weekend… and it’s set to be a cracker. After a pair of draws in last year’s fixtures Jurgen Klopp and Jose Mourinho will continue their long-running battle for supremacy at Anfield. The managerial giants are now stranger t...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 11:44 PM
ANDY COLE was one half of arguably the greatest ever Premier League strike duo. But now the Manchester United legend, who won the Treble with Dwight Yorke and Co in 1999, reveals his fears, fighting spirit and future following a kidney transplant this year. Danny Higginbotham: You had a kidney t...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 11:43 PM
EMRE CAN has revealed Liverpool’s plan to beat bitter rivals Manchester United at the weekend. The Reds go into the game having won just one of their last seven – while Jose Mourinho’s teams have won six in a row and nine out of 10. But Can, who starred for Germany during the international break,...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 11:08 PM
LIVERPOOL legend Robbie Fowler has claimed he is not impressed with Manchester United’s unbeaten start to the season. Jose Mourinho’s team have won six in a row and nine out of 10 this season – and currently sit level on points at the top of the Premier League with Manchester City. But former Eng...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 10:30 PM
SUNSPORT’S Danny Higginbotham talks to Andrew Cole about the Liverpool vs Manchester United clash on Saturday, their time together at Old Trafford and Cole’s brilliant record at Anfield… DANNY HIGGINBOTHAM: You had a great record against Liverpool — 11 goals, eight at Anfield and four for United....
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 10:30 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED is ready to make a £50million New Year bid to land Spurs defender Danny Rose. And England star Rose has been left out of Tottenham’s official 2018 calendar – sparking fears his days at the club are numbered. Getty - Contributor Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho has not been able to...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 7:56 PM
ANTOINE GRIEZMANN was always going to stay at Atletico Madrid this summer, claims team-mate Filipe Luis. The French striker had been close to a £88million move to Manchester United in the summer – even claiming a deal was “six out of 10” done. However, because of the injury to Zlatan Ibrahimovic...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 7:23 PM
PAUL POGBA is being linked with an early return from injury. SunSport understands that the Manchester United midfielder will be out until closer to Christmas – but a contradictory report claims he will be back in two weeks. The Independent claim Pogba, who has been out with a hamstring injury he...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 6:28 PM
DAVID MOYES would be willing to speak to Scotland about succeeding Gordon Strachan as boss. Ex-Manchester United manager Moyes and current SFA performance director Malky Mackay are the bookies’ favourites to replace Strachan, who was sacked on Thursday. And SunSport understands Moyes would consid...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 6:12 PM
WHEN Liverpool and Manchester United meet it’s always one of the biggest games of the Premier League season. Both sides are global powerhouses with a rich history and this Saturday’s match between the two teams will reignite the age-old debate as to who is the bigger club. But what is the answer...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 5:10 PM
DAVID MOYES is set for a big-time return to management – as boss of Scotland. Gordon Strachan has been axed as Tartan Army chief after overseeing their disastrous World Cup qualifying campaign. And bookies have been quick to install the ex-Manchester United head coach as the front runner to repla...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 2:03 PM
JURGEN KLOPP escaped a certain amount of criticism last season. Jose Mourinho’s arrival at Manchester United last season, Pep Guardiola’s at City and to a lesser extent Antonio Conte’s at Chelsea, meant that the spotlight was elsewhere. Things have changed somewhat, and with Liverpool seventh in...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 1:09 PM
JOSE MOURINHO is reportedly open to using Anthony Martial as bait to lure Ivan Rakitic to Old Trafford. Barcelona are said to be eyeing a move for Martial, who is also on the radar of Arsenal. Spanish reports claim Mourinho would be prepared to leave his French striker leave – but would want Raki...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 12:55 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED’s players arrived back in their droves after the international break in some sleek looking motors. Matteo Darmian arrived in a bright red Jeep 4×4 as he followed Romelu Lukaku through the gates in a black and white Rolls Royce. Luakaku has certainly given United more forward dri...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 12:53 PM
A YEAR ago Jose Mourinho stepped into Anfield with two goals – stop the rot and stop the Liverpool express. And, as ever when Mourinho sets up a team specifically not to lose rather than chasing a win, he managed it. But for the Special One it was mission accomplished. Shutting out a side which …
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 12:18 PM
BARCELONA target Philippe Coutinho arrived at Liverpool training in a sleek gun metal Porsche as the Reds look to down Manchester United on Saturday. Both Coutinho and compatriot Roberto Firmino were spotted heading into the club’s Melwood training ground, despite only returning from Tuesday nigh...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 11:18 AM
AFTER what feels like a lifetime, the Premier League is finally back. Following two weeks of international action, domestic football returns to our screens with a hatful of exciting games to sink our teeth into. Liverpool and Manchester United are set to get our weekend going with a bang in the P...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 10:57 AM
LIVERPOOL and Manchester United fans face jail if they display vile banners this weekend. Recent matches between the bitter rivals have seen supporters drape offensive messages from bridges on busy routines between Manchester and Liverpool. Police will be checking bridges ahead of Saturday’s game...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 10:49 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho is eyeing a record £170m swoop for Tottenham star Harry Kane. The Red Devils sounded out Spurs two-years back over a possible £40m deal which included Javier Hernandez. Daniel Levy rejected their offer immediately, telling United he believed he could get more...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 10:10 AM
JOSE MOURINHO is fuming that Romelu Lukaku played for Belgium against Cyprus. Manchester United striker Lukaku, 24, missed his country’s 4-3 win in Bosnia on Saturday with an ankle problem he picked up with his club. But boss Roberto Martinez declared his hitman “100 per cent fit” before bringing...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 8:40 AM
CHELSEA, Manchester City and Arsenal provide the best Premier League grub, according to Brazilian journalists. ESPN Brazil reporter Joao Castelo-Branco has covered English football for 15 years and knows the difference between a proper pie and a bland burger. He said: “I’ve been to almost every s...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 8:14 AM
JUAN MATA has reportedly rejected a lucrative move to the Chinese Super League. The Mirror claims Manchester United’s Spanish playmaker has turned down the chance to greatly improve his £165, 000-a-week wages. And Mata will instead see his current contract extended by one year, with Jose Mourinho...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 10:30 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED want to tie down Jose Mourinho to a new £65million five-year deal. And the Red Devils boss is ready to sign — and make his time at Old Trafford the longest tenure of his career. Mourinho, 54, is the best-paid manager in world football alongside his Manchester City counterpart Pe...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 6:47 PM
ERIC BAILLY is the latest Manchester United hard man to replace Steve Bruce and Nemanja Vidic, according to Old Trafford hero Gary Pallister. Talent in the United defence has rarely been lacking since Alex Ferguson’s era but serious tough guys are not as easy to come by. Current Old Trafford star...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 6:12 PM
OF all the stars on show at Anfield on Saturday, will there be more at stake for any of them than Alex Oxlade-Chamblerlain? Liverpool ‘welcome’ Manchester United to Merseyside knowing they can ill afford another slip, or they will be ten points behind their hated rivals already. The fact they mus...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 5:28 PM
PAUL SCHOLES is reportedly in talks with Oldham Athletic to become their new manager. The Manchester United legend allegedly had discussions with the struggling Latics earlier today at an undisclosed location. And according to the to the Daily Mail, he is now favourite for the job along with curr...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 5:00 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC may have felt fitter than some of his team-mates today as he joined up for Manchester United training. The maverick Swedish striker is still undergoing intensive sessions as he builds up his fitness ahead of his expected January return. But with most of his team-mates returning...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 4:14 PM
ANTHONY JOSHUA has had Marcus Rashford getting his hands dirty in training for his Cardiff battle with Kubrat Pulev. The English sporting superstars were pictured together in AJ’s gym after a recent trip there for the Manchester United ace but a video has proved The Rash did a lot more than just...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 3:36 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are interested in beating Manchester United to the signature of Monaco star Fabinho, according to reports. The Red Devils have made several attempts to lure the Brazilian to Old Trafford without success since Jose Mourinho took charge at Old Trafford. BET £10 GET A FREE £30 BET WI...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 3:10 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho has claimed losing Marouane Fellaini for this weekend’s clash with Liverpool is “no blow”. The Portuguese chief, 54, added his squad “do not cry with injuries” as the in-form Belgian is set to miss the eagerly-anticipated clash at Anfield. Fellaini, 29, has sc...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 3:06 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC could have been a Sunderland player if Peter Reid had got his way. The Manchester United hitman has won 31 club trophies over a 16-year period in which the Black Cats have bagged just two Championship titles. It might have been a very different story if former Sunderland boss R...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 2:12 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED striker Anthony Martial is happy to stay at Old Trafford, despite suggestions Arsenal are lining up a summer swoop. The MEN report that the France star and United Player of the Month for September is happy with his lot after a mixed second season in the Premier League, and his f...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 1:42 PM
JURGEN KLOPP’s mentor has revealed the Liverpool boss’ dream job was to manage Manchester United. The German took over in October 2015, four months after quitting as Borussia Dortmund boss. Eckhard Krautzun was in charge of Mainz when Klopp was a player there, with the former defender going on to...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 1:02 PM
MESUT OZIL is being urged to turn his back on the Premier League’s riches and return to Germany. The Arsenal playmaker is out of contract in the summer and has been linked with Manchester United. But former Liverpool striker Karl-Heinz Riedle insists Ozil should dodge a lucrative Old Trafford sw...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 12:32 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED star Anthony Martial is happy at Old Trafford, with suggestions Arsenal are lining up a summer swoop. The MEN report the French international and United Player of the Month for September is happy with his lot after a mixed second season in the Premier League, and his first with...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 12:01 PM
Liverpool host rivals Manchester United in the Premier League. The game kicks off at 12.30pm. Match stats Liverpool are winless in six Premier League games against Manchester United (D2 L4), their worst run since an eight-match winless run against the Red Devils between 2004 and 2008. Manchester...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 11:34 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED manager Jose Mourinho has promised his side have “nothing to prove” against Liverpool – and either side can only win three points, not four. United’s fierce rivals face off in the early Premier League clash on Saturday, with Mourinho’s side poised to go back to the top of the ta...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 10:05 AM
MANCHESTER CITY have shown an interest in beating Manchester United to the signature of Monaco star Fabinho. United have made several attempts to lure the Brazilian to Old Trafford without success since Jose Mourinho took charge of the club. But Monaco have always resisted their advances and Fabi...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 9:24 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Arsenal could go head-to-head for Eintracht Frankfurt star Mijat Gacinovic. United boss Jose Mourinho was in the crowd last week in Vienna to see the Serbian international lose against Austria. The midfielder played for 87 minutes in the defeat, and Mourinho who tried not be...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 12:17 AM
MANCHESTER United ace Paul Pogba is lining up extra home games — on a new football pitch inside his £3million mansion. The midfielder is getting the floor marked in one of the rooms and is installing mini-goals plus an electronic scoreboard. The 24-year-old, sidelined with a hamstring injury, pla...