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The Sun - Mon Oct 23 11:39 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has a new headache to worry about – he’s losing his hair again. The stress of his misdemeanours appears to be taking its toll on the Everton star. Roo, who turns 32 tomorrow, has blown around £30, 000 on hair transplants already. He has also been accused of using a spray-on hair thic...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 10:30 PM
JOSE MOURINHO flung his coat to the floor as he tore into Manchester United’s flops after their Huddersfield horror show. The Old Trafford boss flipped in the dressing room for the first time since taking over after his side crashed 2-1. And he made it clear players’ futures were on the line if t...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 7:50 PM
HENRIKH MKHITARYAN is the subject of a new film that shows his incredible journey from the streets to the stadiums. The 60-minute access-all-areas programme has been produced by MUTV’s award-winning documentaries team. ‘Micki: An Armenian Hero’ will be launched soon on MUTV and fans can subscribe...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 7:10 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED veteran Ryan Giggs has voiced his interest in two vacant Premier League managerial positions. The 43-year-old stood down as the Reds assistant manager in May 2016 following the appointment of Jose Mourinho. The Foxes parted company with Craig Shakespeare after the side managed j...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 6:12 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have opened talks with Valencia over a £30million deal for midfielder Carlos Soler. Jose Mourinho has moved rapidly for the Spain Under-21 star and wants a deal wrapped up for next season. The Special One has Marouane Fellaini, Ander Herrera and Michael Carrick out of contract i...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 3:21 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED stars including Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Michael Carrick arrived for training following humbling 2-1 loss away to Huddersfield on Monday morning. The Old Trafford men turned up in their luxury cars having handed the advantage to Manchester City in the race for the Premier League t...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 2:53 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED will want to bounce back against Swansea in the Carabao Cup after their shock defeat to Huddersfield. The Swans will face the Carabao Cup champions after losing 2-1 to Leicester in the Premier League in their last outing. BET £10 GET A FREE £30 BET WITH SUN BETS What are the bes...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 1:24 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED’S Under-23s take on Liverpool and viewers will be hoping they can produce a more exciting spectacle than the first teams managed last week. Jurgen Klopp’s side were held to a 0-0 draw by Jose Mourinho’s Red Devils at Anfield. But in the Premier League 2, the Reds sit top while U...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 11:32 AM
JUAN MATA accepts that Manchester United were very much second best in their shock defeat at Huddersfield. But the Spanish midfielder is quick to remind fans that despite this rare setback United are still in a very good place. Jose Mourinho’s side are still joint second in the Premier League – f...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 11:08 AM
AT this stage last season, Manchester City sat on top of the Premier League table and were quite rightly regarded as the team to beat. The style of play Pep Guardiola implemented at Barcelona and Bayern Munich, appeared to be working well in England. Some even compared Guardiola’s City to the gre...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 10:37 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED have signed Huddersfield and England Under-15s star Rocco Fregapane. The Terriers underwent a major academy reshuffle recently with chairman Dean Hoyle seemingly citing a lack of success. United – who lost 2-1 to Huddersfield in the Premier League on Saturday – appear to have ta...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 10:04 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED travel to face Swansea in the Carabao Cup following their shock 2-1 defeat to Huddersfield. Meanwhile the Swans will also look to return to winning ways after losing 2-1 to Leicester at the Liberty Stadium in their last outing. Kick-off is at 7.45pm.
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 9:57 AM
ANOTHER Premier League weekend is in the books and it’s fair to say it was a thriller. Goals were flying in from all angles in Super Sunday’s double-header, as Everton lost 5-2 to Arsenal and Liverpool capitulated to a 4-1 loss against Tottenham. Chelsea battled back late to overcome Watford whil...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 7:19 AM
DION Dublin had a great career as a footballer, playing for England and appearing for several top clubs including Manchester United. But in recent years he has turned his attention to property, helping to present Homes Under The Hammer on BBC One with Martin Roberts and Martel Maxwell. Here’s wha...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 10:30 PM
ROY KEANE was never afraid to front up in times of adversity. The Irishman may have been one of Manchester United’s greatest ever players but he never felt speaking to the media was beneath him. Sadly, the same cannot be said for the majority of the current crop — win or lose. Only Ander Herrera …
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 6:21 PM
JOSE MOURINHO will discover on Monday how long star defender Phil Jones will be out for and – most importantly – how many games Victor Lindelof might have to start. The England centre-back had been in fine form in the heart of the OId Trafford defence this season until injury struck on Saturday a...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 5:14 PM
EVERTON fans have fumed at shirt sponsor Sport Pesa after they celebrated Arsenal’s win over Ronald Koeman’s beleaguered side. Despite Wayne Rooney giving his side the lead, Arsenal rallied to win 5-2 and heap more misery on the Goodison manager who must fear for his job. The Kenyan betting compa...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 4:14 PM
ARSENAL had to come from behind at Goodison Park, as they romped to a 5-2 victory against Everton. Wayne Rooney scored in the 12th minute to open the scoring for the Toffees, before Nacho Monreal equalised before the break. Mesut Ozil then put the Gunners in front as he headed home after latching...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 3:23 PM
RONALD KOEMAN edged even closer to the sack after his Everton threw away a 1-0 lead against Arsenal at Goodison Park. Wayne Rooney had opened the scoring against the run of play, capitalising on a Granit Xhaka error to rifle home from 20 yards. But the mounting pressure finally took its toll as N...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 1:53 PM
FORMER England and Manchester United defender Gary Neville insists he will never go back into football management. Neville, 42, was sacked after four months in charge of Valencia last year and left his position as England assistant boss after the Three Lions shock loss to Iceland at Euro 2016. Ne...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 1:51 PM
WAYNE ROONEY scored a worldie of a goal to put Everton 1-0 up against Arsenal – and Twitter loved it. With just ten minutes on the clock, Rooney cut inside and fired a beauty that curled past Petr Cech in the Gunners goal. Class is permanent @WayneRooney — Enda Curran (@EndaCurran1) October 22, 2...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 1:26 PM
JOSE MOURINHO is poised to offer Brazilian midfielder Carlos Casemiro a similar cash figure to his most expensive midfielder, Paul Pogba. The Real Madrid midfielder is top of Mourinho‘s January wish list and he is prepared to make him one of the club’s top earners in order to secure him. Getty -...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 11:55 AM
TOTTENHAM boss Mauricio Pochettino has accused Manchester United of tapping up and destabilising Eric Dier. Dier was one of Jose Mourinho’s top targets in the summer, but Spurs refused to entertain the notion of selling the England international to United. Poch recalled how angry he was when he s...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 11:09 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic can play well into his 40s, according to his agent Mino Raiola. The Swede star, 36, is currently working his way back to full fitness after injuring knee ligaments in the Europa League clash against Anderlecht in April. Ibrahimovic has been working h...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 10:33 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED legend Nemanja Vidic has named ex-Liverpool and Southampton star Rickie Lambert as the “dirtiest” player he ever played against. The former England forward caught the Serbian defender with an elbow, leaving his face bloodied, during a game in 2014. Vidic, 36, now retired after p...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 9:26 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED have opened talks over a £30million deal for Valencia midfielder Carlos Soler. Jose Mourinho has moved swiftly for the Spain Under-21s star and wants a deal wrapped up for next season. The Special One has Marouane Fellaini, Ander Herrera and Michael Carrick out of contract in th...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 1:29 AM
PETR CECH has told Wayne Rooney to forget about scoring another landmark goal against Arsenal today. This weekend marks the 15th anniversary of when Rooney scored his first Premier League goal as a 16-year-old in the same fixture at Goodison Park. His blistering strike past then-Gunners keeper Da...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 10:30 PM
KEINAN DAVIS is wanted by Manchester United, who have seen a £5million bid rejected by Aston Villa. The Aston Villa starlet, 19, is viewed as the next Dwight Yorke after becoming a regular under former Old Trafford favourite Steve Bruce. United moved swiftly to get ahead of rivals Arsenal and Eve...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 10:00 PM
WAYNE Rooney is secretly trying to put opponents to the sword in online computer battles by posing as Game of Thrones character Jon Snow. The Everton ace is a huge fan of the TV fantasy drama and uses the King in the North’s name to play footie game FIFA. Wayne, 31, competes against strangers una...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 7:05 PM
JOSE MOURINHO is defending Victor Lindelof after Huddersfield took advantage of the defender twice to hand Manchester United their first league loss of the season. Huddersfield stunned the Red Devils with a 2-1 win on Saturday largely in part to a shocking misjudgement by the Swede that gave the...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 6:31 PM
ARSENE WENGER will continue picking Manchester United target Mesut Ozil as long as he looks 100 per cent committed to Arsenal. The German midfielder is out of contract in the summer when he can walk out of the Emirates for free and join a rival. Jose Mourinho is a big fan of his former Real …
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 4:52 PM
A victory over the country’s biggest club. The last time they did that the queen had only been in the job a month. But 55 years on a new generation of Town followers experienced a right royal afternoon they will never forget. It was not long ago that their only hope of bringing the big …
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 3:47 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has recalled his stunning winner for Arsenal back in 2002… saying he was absolutely “fuming” before the game. The Toffees legend, 31, burst on to the scene 15 years ago when he fired a late, long-range screamer past the despairing David Seaman to hand the Toffees all three points. At...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 3:43 PM
PHIL JONES has been forced off the field against Huddersfield after entering the fixture with a slight injury concern. Manchester United were quick to concede two goals following the introduction of Victor Lindelof. Just five minutes after the substitution, Aaron Mooy scored the opener to give th...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 12:34 PM
Jose Mourinho is planning a fresh raid on his Portuguese homeland – for Benfica defender Alex Grimaldo. The Manchester United boss led a successful mission to the Lisbon club on Wednesday, with the Red Devils winning their Champions League game 1-0. The Special One is now considering a move for B...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 12:29 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED target and Basel wonderkid Dimitri Oberlin has revealed why he turned down the Old Trafford outfit. The Cameroon-born Switzerland Under-21 international, 20, was approached by United three years ago, when he was just 17-years-old. However, rather than take the move the majority...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 12:19 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have been given a transfer boost after RB Leipzig wonderkid Timo Werner admits he “dreams” of playing for the club. The 21-year-old has taken the Bundesliga by storm so far this season, scoring five goals in six games so far. He has also netted six times in just eight games for...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 11:09 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED visit Huddersfield as they look to close the gap on rivals City at the top of the Premier League. The Red Devils held Liverpool to a goalless draw at Anfield and are now two points behind Pep Guardiola’s men. Huddersfield will be looking to recover their brilliant early season f...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 11:09 AM
Manchester United visit the John Smith’s Stadium for the first time on Saturday afternoon. Hosts Huddersfield have tasted a dose of Premier League reality after their fast start and haven’t enjoyed victory in six games, losing 2-0 last time out at Swansea. BET £10 GET A FREE £30 BET WITH SUN BETS...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 10:10 AM
GABRIEL JESUS pipped Manchester United star Marcus Rashford to a spot in the final three for the European Golden Boy award. England ace Rashford made the initial 24-man shortlist for the coveted prize but is no longer in the running. And Goal reports Jesus joins Paris Saint-Germain sensation Kyli...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 10:09 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED midfielder Ander Herrera has been tipped to make a sensational move to Barcelona in the January transfer window. The Spanish midfielder, 28, has started just two games in the Premier League under Jose Mourinho this season as he struggles to nail down a spot in the starting XI. H...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 9:59 AM
WORLD CUP winner Bastian Schweinsteiger admits no clubs want him as his MLS stint nears its end. The former Manchester United and Bayern Munich star is now 33 years old. But his future appears more uncertain than ever with his contract at Chicago Fire nearing its end. Schweinsteiger moved to Amer...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 10:30 PM
MESUT OZIL is fuming over a ‘campaign’ to undermine him as an Arsenal player. Ozil has grown increasingly angry at flak being fired his way. The German told pals he wants to set the record straight over his commitment to the club. And SunSport can reveal that World Cup-winner Ozil, 29, has NOT ha...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 10:30 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho says he is the victim of his own success. The Special One has come in for criticism for the way his team played in a goalless draw at Anfield last weekend and in the 1-0 win at Benfica on Wednesday in the Champions League. And Mourinho said: “It’s my fault, …
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 8:30 PM
WAYNE ROONEY was snapped climbing the steps of the swanky Lowry Hotel on Friday afternoon less than an hour before his former Manchester United team-mates arrived. The United legend was thought to be signing shirts for charity in one of the five-star hotel’s rooms but his business trip may have t...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 8:16 PM
WAYNE ROONEY was snapped climbing the steps of the swanky Lowry Hotel on Friday afternoon less than an hour before his former Manchester United teammates arrival. The United legend was thought to be signing shirts for charity in one of the five-star hotel’s rooms but his business trip may have tu...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 5:09 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED shared their unbeaten joy with some brave young fans at the Aon Training Complex. A host of first-teamers met youngsters with serious and life-limiting illnesses as part of a heartwarming event that takes place twice a season. The Dream Day gave the kids to get up close with the...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 4:54 PM
CHARLIE DANIELS and Alfie Mawson have become the first English players to sign up for Juan Mata’s Common Goal charity. The Bournemouth and Swansea stars have pledged to donate at least one per cent of their salary to the foundation, which has already snared a number of big names across Europe. Th...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 4:53 PM
RONALD KOEMAN confirms Wayne Rooney will be back in action against Arsenal on Sunday after sitting out during the 2-1 defeat against Lyon. With Everton sat 16th in the Premier League the Dutch boss decided to rest Rooney along with several other first-team regulars during the Europa League clash...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 4:21 PM
AFTER suffering a stoppage-time defeat at Watford last weekend, Arsenal have the ideal tonic on Sunday with a trip to hapless Everton. The Toffees have won just once in the Premier League since August, beating Bournemouth in late September. They’re faring little better in the Europa League where...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 2:33 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC will be back from injury before the end of the year, according to Jose Mourinho. The talismanic Swede wants to be back in action in early December and Manchester United boss Mourinho believes it is going to happen. The Portuguese said: “Zlatan will be back. Zlatan is working he...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 2:27 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have announced youngster Scott McTominay has signed a new long-term contract at Old Trafford. The 20-year-old was out of contract at the end of the season with a host of Premier League clubs monitoring his situation. United boss Jose Mourinho has convinced the midfielder who ma...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 2:08 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte could become the latest manager to fall foul of the Premier League champions curse. In the past two seasons, the league-winning head coach has been given the boot just months after getting his hands on the trophy. Jose Mourinho led Chelsea to the Premier League crown in...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 2:05 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have announced youngster Scott McTominay has signed a new long-term contract at Old Trafford. The 20-year-old was out of contract at the end of the season with a host of Premier League clubs monitoring his situation. United boss Jose Mourinho has convinced the midfielder who ma...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 12:37 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED legend Andy Cole has revealed when Zlatan Ibrahimovic will return from injury. The hugely-popular treble winner has been using his former club’s facilities to rebuild his health after undergoing a life-changing kidney transplant in April. During that time at Aon Training Complex...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 11:54 AM
WAYNE ROONEY is doing everything he can to restore his former glories – including dusting off a pair of retro boots. The Everton striker was wearing a pair of Nike Total 90 Laser IIs from 2008 as he netted a penalty against Brighton. Manchester United legend Roo wore the classic footwear for the...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 11:43 AM
ANTONIO CONTE faces five games in 15 days that could decide his Chelsea future – and Jose Mourinho could be the man to deal the killer blow. Conte is suddenly under pressure at Stamford Bridge just five months after he led the club to the Premier League title in his first year in charge. Chelsea …
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 11:40 AM
THE Europa League is Arsenal’s best chance of getting back into the Champions League, and Wenger’s best chance of keeping his job. With the Gunners faltering in the Premier League once more, Arsene Wenger’s men recorded their third straight win in the Europa League. Fielding another young team wi...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 8:51 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED are poised to activate a 12-month extension to Ander Herrera’s contract if talks over a new deal remain deadlocked. Herrera is understood to be ready to fight for his future at Old Trafford, with his current deal set to expire at the end of the season. BET £10 GET A FREE £30 BET...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 8:15 AM
ARSENAL fans have reacted furiously to reports that Mesut Ozil has told Arsenal team-mates he will sign for Manchester United. Arsene Wenger has admitted that he could sell Ozil and Alexis Sanchez in January – with the German playmaker holding out for a switch to Old Trafford. The duo are out of...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 7:39 AM
THESE stunning stats show that Alvaro Morata is more important to Chelsea than Harry Kane is to Tottenham. Data courtesy of EA Sports proves that the Spaniard is also making a bigger impact at Stamford Bridge than Romelu Lukaku is at Manchester United. Morata joined Chelsea from Real Madrid over...
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 …