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The Sun - Thu Oct 19 11:48 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED icon Sir Alex Ferguson was invited by a trio of United legends to open Salford City’s new ground on Thursday. The National League North club have unveiled the Peninsula Stadium – which has a capacity of 5, 000. A handful of United legends from the Class of 92 acquired the club i...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 11:47 PM
MESUT OZIL has reportedly told Arsenal team-mates that he will be joining Manchester United. The German, who is out of contract at the end of the season, is said to be confident of a reunion with former Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho. The 29-year-old looks certain to leave north London on a free...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 10:55 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED icon Sir Alex Ferguson was invited by Ryan Giggs to open Salford City’s new home ground on Thursday. The National League North club have unveiled the Peninsula Stadium – which has a capacity of 5, 000. A handful of United legends from the Class of 92 acquired the club in March 2...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 6:53 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED travel to Huddersfield looking to close the gap on rivals City at the top of the Premier League. The Red Devils held Liverpool to a 0-0 draw and now trail Pep Guardiola’s men by two points. Huddersfield will be looking to recover their brilliant early season form after a 2-0 los...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 4:26 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED are reportedly interested in signing Benfica’s 17-year-old teen starlet Umaro Embalo. The Red Devils were in Portugal on Wednesday night to take onthe giants in the Champions League. Marcus Rashford’s strike ensured that Jose Mourinho’s secured a 1-0 victory at the Estadio da Lu...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 4:17 PM
NEMANJA MATIC admits Jose Mourinho wants success so badly that “it isn’t easy to work with” the Manchester United boss. The pair were Prem title winners at Chelsea two years ago and are now in the hunt for more silverware at Old Trafford. Matic is looking a snip at £35million and put in another c...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 3:21 PM
PAUL POGBA is back sprinting as he steps up his recovery from injury. The Manchester United midfielder has been in Miami trying to speed up his recovery from a hamstring problem. Boss Jose Mourinho sent Pogba, 24, out there to focus on finding the cause of the problem. United have been reluctant...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 3:11 PM
FORMER Manchester United coach Albert Stuivenberg has imposed a prison regime at his new club … by making his players wear ELECTRONIC TAGS. The Dutchman, who ended a two-season Old Trafford spell as Louis van Gaal’s assistant last year, now manages Belgians KRC Genk. But the 47-year-old has disma...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 2:13 PM
RADJA NAINGOLLAN has admitted he would be open to playing in the Premier League – putting Manchester United and Chelsea on alert. Roma star Naingolloan has been a long-term target for both United and Chelsea over the past two years but the midfielder has always stayed loyal to his club. And when...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 2:13 PM
ANTONIO CONTE is finding it hard enough to win football matches at present and he will never win a war of words with Jose Mourinho. One of the big factors that got Conte his job at Chelsea 15 months ago was the Italian’s unflappable diplomacy. Jose Mourinho is the wind-up master and he launched a...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 1:36 PM
BARCELONA are keeping tabs on Manchester United star Anthony Martial after Robert Fernandez watched the winger in action against Benfica. The 21-year-old has impressed this season under Jose Mourinho, where he has netted five times in 11 games in all competitions. And according to Spanish news ou...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 1:28 PM
DAVID BECKHAM has turned from footballer to fashion guru, but could he be pondering a move to UFC? The former Manchester United and England footballer dropped in to the UFC Performance Institute in Las Vegas and shared snaps on his social media. He shared snaps of “Conor’s ring” – the boxing ring...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 1:26 PM
BORUSSIA DORTMUND say they are confident Marco Reus will reject Manchester United and Arsenal and commit his future to the club. The Germany international is out of contract at Signal Iduna Park in 2019. And the 28-year-old sparked speculation on his future last month by revealing he is consideri...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 1:20 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho will hand out a raft of fresh contracts for his stars over the coming weeks. The United chief has a number of first-team players going into the final months and years of their deals. He is reluctant to lose anyone on a free next summer, even if he plans to …
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 12:48 PM
HUGO LLORIS reckons Tottenham’s rise proves he was right not to quit the club for Manchester United. The keeper and skipper was linked with a move to Old Trafford two years ago. But he was persuaded to stay at Spurs by manager Mauricio Pochettino. Tottenham have finished second and third in the l...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 12:07 PM
READING could swoop for Manchester United striker James Wilson in January after manager Jaap Stam confirmed their interest. The 21-year-old is a non-existent figure at Old Trafford and will target a move away in the winter transfer window to further his career. And former Red Devils centre-back S...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 11:20 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea have added to the growing clubs vying to sign Genoa’s teenage wonderkid Pietro Pellegri. The 16-year-old striker has taken the Serie A by storm since bursting on the scene last season, with a host of European clubs battling for his signature. According to Italian new...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 7:58 AM
JOSE MOURINHO is reportedly in no hurry to sign a contract extension at Manchester United. SunSport exclusively revealed Old Trafford chiefs had tabled a £65million deal as they aim to tie down the Special One long term. And ESPN claims Mourinho will take his time to decide on the terms, with ple...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 7:53 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED’S players landed back in the UK after their Champions League win at Benfica – and there were positive signs on Marcus Rashford’s injury. The 19-year-old, who ended up being the match-winner for his 40-yard free-kick that eluded Benfica keeper Mila Svilar, came off injured on 76...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 7:32 AM
STEVEN GERRARD feared Manchester United as soon as he saw they were signing Nemanja Matic from Chelsea. The Liverpool legend hailed the Serbian international, 29, as one of the toughest players he ever played against in his 18-year career. And he slammed the Blues for sanctioning the £40million...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 12:23 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED’S classy act of raising awareness for equality in football didn’t exactly go to plan after holding the sign BACKWARDS. A number of clubs competing in the Champions League posed with an #EqualGame plaque before this week’s fixtures. But Henrikh Mkhitaryan accidentally held it in...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 12:22 AM
ANTONIO CONTE ripped into Jose Mourinho after the Manchester United boss appeared to call him a cry baby. Chelsea blew a two-goal lead amid claims by boss Conte that he has too many injured players and his squad is not big enough. Mourinho watched his team beat Benfica 1-0 then said: “I never spe...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 12:01 AM
JOSE MOURINHO seemed to have a sarcastic dig at Liverpool after Manchester United’s Champions League win. The Old Trafford boss was accused of negative football against Jurgen Klopp’s men at the weekend in the turgid 0-0 draw. On Wednesday United strolled to a 1-0 victory over Benfica after Marcu...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 10:26 PM
PAUL SCHOLES joked that it was the closest Romelu Lukaku had got to the goalkeeper all night when consoled the young Benfica goalkeeper at full time. The Manchester United striker endured another frustrating night as Jose Mourinho’s men laboured to a 1-0 victory in Lisbon. Great sportsmanship fro...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 10:06 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED may have been dealt a major injury blow as Marcus Rashford limped off injured against Benfica. England star Rashford was replaced by Anthony Martial in the 1-0 win at the Estadio da Luz and looked like he was in a lot of discomfort. After limping off the pitch, the teenager brie...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 9:39 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED notched up their third win in three to put one foot in the next round of the Champions League. But it came in bizarre circumstances in Lisbon on a night 18-year-old Mile Svilar will want to forget. Svilar became the youngest ever goalkeeper in Champions League history when he wa...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 9:24 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED may have been dealt a major injury blow as Marcus Rashford limped off injured against Benfica. England star Rashford was replaced by Anthony Martial at the Estadio da Luz and looked like he was in a lot of discomfort. It is not immediately clear what Rashford’s injury is. After...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 7:44 PM
PAUL SCHOLES appears to give a wry smile when Steven Gerrard mentioned the face he had never won a Premier League title. The duo, along with Rio Ferdinand and Gary Lineker, were in the BT Sports studio for tonight’s Champions League action. Scholes doing his best not to laugh at Gerrard's lack of...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 7:39 PM
MILE SVILAR is the youngest goalkeeper in Champions League history after starting for Benfica against Manchester United on Wednesday. The Belgian teenager – aged exactly 18 years and 52 days – has beaten Real Madrid legend Iker Casillas’ record of 18-118 with his first club appearance. The baby-f...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 7:12 PM
THE man behind Manchester United superstar Paul Pogba’s unique hairstyles is a self-taught high street barber based next to a kebab shop. The world’s most expensive footballer heads an all-star Premier League XI who put their faith in the hands of Ahmed Alsanawi, who worked his way up from the Ch...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 6:05 PM
RIO FERDINAND is continuing his boxing training while singing along to Michael Jackson pop classics. The former Manchester United and England defender his fulfilling his post-retirement competitive edge with a move into the fight game with his professional boxing debut expected in 2018. The contr...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 5:52 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Arsenal and Everton are reportedly battling it out for Wolves star Ruben Vinagre. The Daily Mail claims the Toffees are the latest team to join the battle for the young left-back. Vinagre is on loan at Wolves from French champions Monaco and has already won over the Molineux fa...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 4:59 PM
JOSE MOURINHO enjoyed a successful first season at Manchester United becoming the first manager in our club’s history to win a trophy in his debut season with a Europa League and League Cup double, and his second season has started ferociously well. Yet, despite winning six out of eight in the Pr...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 1:59 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Manchester City have reportedly been scouting some of Spain’s best wonderkids at the Under-17 World Cup. The Spainards have impressed at the tournament after beating early favourites France in the first knockout game in India. Their controversial winning penalty came in the...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 12:37 PM
MAROUANE FELLAINI has sparked fears he will seek to leave Manchester United – by appearing at Paris Saint-Germain’s team hotel in his Smart car. Red Devils’ boss Jose Mourinho has repeatedly declared his faith in the Belgium international, who arrived from Everton in a £28million deal four years...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 12:33 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED ace Andreas Pereira has reportedly been banned for driving for eight months. The Belgium-born midfielder, currently on loan at Valencia, landed himself in hot water after being caught speeding at 92mph in a 30mph zone. Reports in Spain says he has been slapped with a £3, 200 fi...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 11:40 AM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC is back in training with the Manchester United first team squad. SunSport revealed recently how the Swedish striker had stunned United medical staff with his progress, as he continued his return from knee surgery in April. Now he has taken another leap towards a playing return,...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 9:06 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED saved themselves £31million by paying Wayne Rooney a fortune to leave Old Trafford. Rooney ended a 13-year career at United last summer when he made an emotional return to former club Everton. The former England striker still had two years left on his deal at Old Trafford but Un...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 12:09 AM
MONEYBAGS Paris Saint-Germain WILL try to lure Jose Mourinho this summer. The Manchester United boss maintains he is not interested in moving to Ligue 1, despite admitting he will not end his career at Old Trafford. But the French outfit, who tried to land him before he went to United in 2016, wi...
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...