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The Sun - Tue Aug 29 10:30 PM
TOTTENHAM hope the Home Office will grant Serge Aurier a visa to seal a £23million switch from Paris Saint-Germain. The clubs have already agreed the deal and he has shaken hands on a five-year contract. But Tottenham are still sweating on getting international clearance for the Ivory Coast de...
The Sun - Tue Aug 29 10:16 PM
RIYAD MAHREZ will stay at Leicester for at least one more season despite interest from Manchester United, according to reports. The Algerian international has been hot property this summer as the Foxes continue to reject offers for the winger. Serie A giants Roma were forced to give up their chas...
The Sun - Tue Aug 29 7:48 PM
DANNY HIGGINBOTHAM was a fine footballer… but now he is the hottest tipster on Fleet Street. Last weekend, dead-eye Danny – Sun Football’s newest betting expert, whose tips column appears here every Friday – delivered an incredible four winners out of five. Danny’s winners included a brilliant cl...
The Sun - Tue Aug 29 8:29 AM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC is hopeful of making his Manchester United return by Christmas, according to reports. Jose Mourinho said he expected the Swedish superstar to return no earlier than January from his knee injury sustained in April. But the Telegraph are now reporting that Ibrahimovic, 35, is tar...
The Sun - Mon Aug 28 10:32 PM
LUKE SHAW is in line for a 12-month deal extension so Manchester United can protect their investment. The £33million star, 22, has ten months to run on his £130, 000-a-week contract. Shaw is yet to feature this term after damaging ankle ligaments last season. But the left-back, criticised by boss...
The Sun - Mon Aug 28 9:49 PM
TOTTENHAM could potentially miss out on signing Paris Saint-Germain star Serge Aurier, as he prefers a move to Manchester United. Spurs are believed to have agreed a fee with the Ligue 1 side in the region of £23million for the 24-year-old right back. And Aurier’s PSG team-mate Adrien Rabiot rece...
The Sun - Mon Aug 28 7:41 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED chiefs have resurfaced a private road into their training ground to protect their star’s multi-million-pound fleet of luxury motors. United have spent the last few weeks calling in contractors and diggers to have the back entrance lane into Carrington spruced up. It had been rid...
The Sun - Mon Aug 28 4:55 PM
Manchester United, Arsenal, Everton and Chelsea have lost out to Bayern Munich in the race for Dutch wonderkid Josh Zirkzee. The 16-year-old forward quit Feyenoord and has signed a long-term deal with the Bundesliga champions, just days after the German’s opened their new state-of-the-art youth a...
The Sun - Mon Aug 28 2:10 PM
LEICESTER CITY goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel has now saved MORE Premier League penalties at Old Trafford than his dad Peter. The Foxes’ Danish stopper kept-out Romelu Lukaku’s effort on Saturday evening, in a 2-0 defeat away to Manchester United. The stop was Kasper‘s first-ever penalty save at th...
The Sun - Mon Aug 28 9:18 AM
RAVEL MORRISON has been handed the chance to revive his career – in MEXICO. The former Manchester United wonderkid will be allowed to leave Lazio for the right deal and FC Atlas are interested in snapping him up. They are willing to make him one of the highest paid players in the Mexican league....
The Sun - Sun Aug 27 11:13 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have played three, won three and not conceded any goals. But the big thing for them is that they’ve had SIX different goalscorers. Last season, there was a big emphasis on Zlatan Ibrahimovic — and that was probably one of the main reasons why they had a lot of draws at home. Now...
The Sun - Sun Aug 27 10:13 PM
VALENCIA have reached an agreement with Manchester United to bring in Andreas Pereira on loan, according to reports. The 21-year-old midfielder impressed with Granada last season, and is now set for another spell in La Liga. He was a key member of Jose Mourinho’s squad in pre-season, but the Port...
The Sun - Sun Aug 27 9:50 PM
WHO needs Kylian Mbappe? Radamel Falcao spearheaded the champions to a stunning win over Marseille in Ligue 1. The former Manchester United striker netted twice as a rampant Monaco to a scintillating victory. Fabinho, who is also on the verge of joining PSG, netted the sixth from the spot. More t...
The Sun - Sun Aug 27 1:09 PM
LEICESTER CITY prepare a swoop for Chris Smalling as he slips down the pecking order at Manchester United. Foxes boss Craig Shakespeare is eyeing the experienced defender to play alongside new boy Harry Maguire at the King Power. Following the mega-money arrivals of Eric Bailly and Victor Lindelo...
The Sun - Sun Aug 27 12:26 AM
MARCUS RASHFORD bounced off the bench to be the Manchester United hero as their 100 per cent winning start to the season kept going. Rashford will have been disappointed to have been left out the starting line up as Anthony Martial was promoted. His response was perfect as just three minutes afte...
The Sun - Sat Aug 26 8:03 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC will make his Manchester United return in January, boss Jose Mourinho has revealed. The Swedish legend signed a new one-year deal with the Red Devils earlier this week following a horror ACL knee injury. He was thought to be targeting a comeback in October, but he will not be r...
The Sun - Sat Aug 26 7:39 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED continued their 100 per cent start to the season with a grinding 2-0 win over Leicester. In a match of little action, SunSport has picked out five of the key points to come out of the tie at Old Trafford. Rashford shouldn’t have been benched for Martial MARCUS Rashford was on fo...
The Sun - Sat Aug 26 7:21 PM
MARCUS RASHFORD bounced off the bench to be the Manchester United hero as their 100 per cent winning start to the season kept going. His strike and another from fellow sub Marouane Fellaini sealed the 2-0 triumph over the Foxes. Rashford will have been disappointed to have been left out the start...
The Sun - Sat Aug 26 6:45 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED face 2016 champions Leicester in arguably their toughest test of the season so far. The Foxes pushed Arsenal all the way in a 4-3 opening day loss before getting off the mark with a 2-0 win over Brighton last week. When is Manchester United vs Leicester? The Red Devils will host...
The Sun - Sat Aug 26 5:58 PM
USAIN BOLT has celebrated his retirement from sprinting by taking in the Manchester United vs Leicester City game at Old Trafford. The famous Red Devils fan, 30, called time on his gold-medal laden athletics career earlier this month and is mulling over a potential career in football. My Saturday...
The Sun - Sat Aug 26 4:17 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED’S superstars looked raring to go as they met up at The Lowry Hotel this morning as part of Jose Mourinho’s new laidback policy for matchdays. The Old Trafford boss has ditched United‘s long-standing policy of meeting at the Salford venue the night before games. Instead the Premi...
The Sun - Sat Aug 26 3:10 PM
RENATO SANCHES asked to be omitted from today’s matchday squad. The 20-year-old is expected to leave the Allianz Arena before the end of the transfer window as he attempts to rediscover his best form. He was not included in the 18-man squad selected to face Werder Bremen, and sporting director Ha...
The Sun - Sat Aug 26 2:41 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC has given his seal of approval to the chant devised by Manchester United fans in his honour. The Swede star recently revealed he will return to Old Trafford after recovering from the ACL injury he sustained in last season’s Europa League. And Ibrahimovic praised the United fan-...
The Sun - Sat Aug 26 12:24 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED face former champions Leicester after starting the season with back-to-back 4-0 wins. The Foxes recorded their first win of the season at home to Brighton after falling to a sloppy 4-3 opening day loss at Arsenal. When is Manchester United vs Leicester? The Red Devils will host...
The Sun - Sat Aug 26 11:38 AM
JOSE MOURINHO has revealed there will be no more summer signings for Manchester United this window. The Portuguese boss claimed he wouldn’t mind one more new face, but has resigned that it probably won’t happen this summer. United have already spent big to bring in Victor Lindelof, Nemanja Matic...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 8:15 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC has returned to Manchester United and he’s desperate to add a Premier League title to his glittering list of silverware. England is the only country he’s played in since leaving Sweden where he hasn’t won the league – so far. With Romelu Lukaku haven taken his old No.9 shirt, I...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 5:28 PM
LEICESTER wasted no time in getting to Manchester ahead of their clash with the Red Devils… by taking a 14 minute flight. The Foxes take on Jose Mourinho’s unbeaten side at Old Trafford in the late kick-off on Saturday. But instead of taking the 125 mile trip up the M6 or the two hour train …
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 4:18 PM
CRISTIANO RONALDO has named the six people who could succeed him as Ballon d’Or winners… including Manchester United youngster Marcus Rashford. The Real Madrid star, 32, claims there are “at least ten players with very, very great potential”… with the England man one of them. Elsewhere, Ronaldo –...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 2:50 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has revealed how his relationship with Henrikh Mkhitaryan was initially rocky after the midfielder joined Manchester United last year. The Armenian had a difficult first season at Old Trafford but has played a key role in United’s impressive start to the new campaign. Mourinho said:...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 2:49 PM
JOSE MOURINHO says he has had a vision that the Floyd Mayweather clash with Conor McGregor will break into an all-out brawl. Manchester United manager Mourinho is a massive boxing fan and is keen to see what happens when Mayweather and McGregor face off in Las Vegas this weekend. The fight is tak...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 12:17 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have already made three summer signings but they will soon have to begin the negotiation process to extended player’s contracts who expire next summer. Bringing Romelu Lukaku, Victor Lindelof and Nemanja Matic on board set the club back more than £150m, but they will have to co...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 11:53 AM
VETERAN John Hartson has claimed that Celtic ace Kieran Tierney is a top target for Manchester United this summer. However, the former Wales international has urged the sought-after defender to stay put for another season. Hartson has valued the defender at around £20-25million, but he believes t...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 11:33 AM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC is the only Premier League star on Uefa’s top ten ranked players for 2016-17. The likes of Alexis Sanchez, Sergio Aguero and Paul Pogba all missed out on a place in the prestigious list. While PFA Player of the Year N’Golo Kante was not eligible as Chelsea were not involved in...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 11:29 AM
ROMELU LUKAKU says working with Thierry Henry has been the best thing to happen for his career. Manchester United star Lukaku links up with Henry every time he is on international duty with Belgium. And he says the Arsenal legend is helping him more with his game than any of the other world class...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 10:18 AM
WAYNE ROONEY made Hajduk Split star Josip Radosevic’s night by giving him his shirt – only to snub him seconds later. After receiving Roo’s Toffees’ jersey, the Croatian international was trying to return the favour. But the ex-Manchester United skipper did not wait for him to take his top off an...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 8:54 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED have been given a massive boost in their bid to sign Thomas Lemar. The feeling in France is that the Monaco striker would rather join them than Arsenal. And with United apparently hot on the trail respected journalist Duncan Castles has tweeted as much. Thomas Lemar would rather...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 7:59 AM
WAYNE ROONEY has called an end to a fantastic England career — and he deserves all the plaudits he will receive. I was slightly surprised when I heard yesterday’s news because Wayne had said he wanted to carry on until next summer’s World Cup. He was also going to be recalled by Gareth Southgate,...
The Sun - Fri Aug 25 12:15 AM
GARETH SOUTHGATE says Wayne Rooney could be given a final farewell match at Wembley. German star Lukas Podolski was given a retirement tribute game against England in March. Southgate said: “It’s never been done before and we have obviously had World Cup winners before. “So other people have to m...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 11:57 PM
WAYNE ROONEY made Hadjuk Split star Josip Radosevic’s night by giving him his shirt – only to snub him seconds later. After receiving Roo’s Toffees’ jersey, the Croatian international was trying to return the favour. But the ex-Manchester United skipper did not wait for him to take his top off an...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 10:21 PM
MANCHESTER CITY starlet Jadon Sancho is set to snub Arsenal and Manchester United and sign for Tottenham, according to reports. The 17-year-old wants a return to London and sees Spurs as offering the best chance of regular first-team football. Sancho, who started his career with Watford, was heav...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 7:14 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC agreed a mega FIFTY PER CENT pay cut to stay at Manchester United. The Swede, 35, will earn around half of the £367, 000-a-week wages that he was on last season, after signing a new one-year deal today. Details of Ibra‘s wages emerged at the end of last season — with the supers...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 6:34 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED fans took to Twitter to celebrate their ‘easy’ Champions League group after being drawn with Benfica, Basel and CSKA Moscow. Fans said they were “on course for the treble” and even joked that they had been drawn into the Europa League by mistake. easy draw for #MUFC. treble stil...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 5:52 PM
TOTTENHAM and Celtic were the unluckiest of six British entrants after being drawn in nightmare groups. But Europa League winners Manchester United and Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool will be delighted with their results. Visiting Spurs at Wembley will be Gareth Bale’s Real Madrid, as well as Borussia D...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 5:50 PM
VICTOR LINDELOF and Nemanja Matic will return back to their former club as Manchester United were handed a favourable Champions League draw. The pair will return to Portuguese side Benfica in Group A whilst the Red Devils also face Basel and CSKA Moscow. Jose Mourinho’s side scraped into the Cham...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 5:22 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC believes the team he is returning to are much stronger than the last and that they will finish the season on top. He can boast to winning the league in four countries and is confident he can make it five at United. In an interview with ESPN, Ibrahimovic explained that there wer...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 4:54 PM
ADNAN JANUZAJ has blasted his former manager at Manchester United Louis van Gaal admitting “there were difficulties” with him. And in a fiery broadside, the Real Sociedad winger has said he will “dedicate” his first goal for his new club to the Dutch manager. Once dubbed one of the most exciting...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 4:13 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED stars arrived to training in style, with Paul Pogba even stopping for a quick snap with a handful of lucky fans. The Reds will be eagerly awaiting the draw to find out who they will face in this years Champions League group stages. United’s Europe League victory earned them auto...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 3:03 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC has been handed Wayne Rooney’s old No10 shirt at Manchester United. The club announced that he had signed a new one-year deal to rejoin the club after his cruciate knee ligament injury towards the end of last season. #Zlat10 pic.twitter.com/jnjJHnLJy4 — Manchester United (@ManU...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 2:56 PM
GARETH SOUTHGATE has lifted the lid on the moment Wayne Rooney told him he no longer wanted to be considered for England. The Three Lions manager wanted the Everton forward in his squad for the World Cup qualifiers with Malta and Slovakia. But Roo, 31, an England veteran of 119 games and a record...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 2:31 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC says he is back to finish what he started at Manchester United. The club announced that he had signed a new one-year deal to rejoin the club after his cruciate knee ligament injury towards the end of last season. #Zlat10 pic.twitter.com/jnjJHnLJy4 — Manchester United (@ManUtd)...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 2:21 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC lived up to his reputation in his debut Manchester United season – but I fear his second may not be as fruitful. Only a cruel double ligament injury stopped Zlatan, who announced his return to Old Trafford on Thursday afternoon, from becoming our first striker since Robin van P...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 2:16 PM
HENRIKH MKHITARYAN will be hoping Manchester United steer clear of Qarabag in the Champions League. The group stage draw takes place in Monaco at 5pm today. And Armenian ace Mkhi will be worried that he does not end up at the centre of a diplomatic row should United land the Azerbaijani champs. Q...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 2:12 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC has re-joined Manchester United. The Swede veteran today signed a one-year contract at Old Trafford to once again link up with Jose Mourinho. A deal was finalised in Monaco – where United chiefs are currently staying ahead of the Champions League draw on Thursday. Zlatan announ...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 12:24 PM
ROMELU LUKAKU insists his Instagram WAS hacked to send posts in which he appeared to troll Cristiano Ronaldo. And the Manchester United striker has apologised to any of his fans who were offended. A message from Lukaku’s Instagram account said “Messi is better mate” beneath Ronaldo’s post slammin...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 12:02 PM
PAUL POGBA has fired a warning to Manchester United’s Premier League rivals after their blistering start to the season. Jose Mourinho’s side have won both their opening matches against West Ham and Swansea 4-0 as they have taken an early lead at the top of the table. And the £89million Frenchman...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 9:50 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Juventus will battle for the loan signing of Andre Gomes from Barcelona, according to reports in Italy. The Portugal international rejected interest from several top clubs across Europe to make the move to the Nou Camp last summer. But he has struggled to make an impact and...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 4:24 AM
THE third round draw for the Carabao Cup takes place this morning with the big boys entering the fray. Last year’s winners Manchester United will join the likes of Chelsea, Arsenal and Man City in this morning’s draw. The third round ties will take place in the week beginning September 18. The dr...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 3:06 AM
THE third round draw for the Carabao Cup takes place this morning with the big boys entering the fray. Last year’s winners Manchester United will join the likes of Chelsea, Arsenal and Man City in this morning’s draw. The draw is taking place in Beijing at the insanely early time of 4.15am BST, 1...
The Sun - Thu Aug 24 2:38 AM
YES, he could have given more. A few more call-ups, a few more caps, a few more goals as he limped towards Peter Shilton’s record of 125 appearances for his country. It is not the way Wayne Rooney wants to be remembered. Instead, he has gone out on his terms and retired from international footbal...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 11:44 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has called an end to a fantastic England career — and he deserves all the plaudits he will receive. I was slightly surprised when I heard yesterday’s news because Wayne had said he wanted to carry on until next summer’s World Cup. He was also going to be recalled by Gareth Southgate,...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 5:34 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED are expected to announce Zlatan Ibrahimovic has signed a new deal this week. Just four months after his season-ending knee injury, the Swede has confounded medics and is targeting an October return. United staff and the striker’s doctors are amazed by his rapid progress followin...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 5:30 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has left the door open for a return to the England set-up. The Three Lions’ all-time record goalscorer stunned fans by calling time on his international career on Wednesday. But although Rooney will never pull on the England jersey again, he has hinted that he would like to return i...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 4:56 PM
PREMIER LEAGUE champions Chelsea began their title defence in stunningly poor fashion, losing 3-2 at home to Burnley in their opening fixture of the 2017/18 campaign. However, they followed that up with an excellent 2-1 win away to Tottenham Hotspur. Antonio Conte’s side dug deep, defended well a...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 4:15 PM
DIMITAR BERBATOV has signed a shock deal to sign for Indian side Kerala Blasters. The ex-Manchester United ace joins the side on a one-year deal after his contract at PAOK Salonika came to an end last summer. Golden touch, turns like a dream & a deadly finish.The Bulgarian Hitman is set to take I...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 3:23 PM
WAYNE ROONEY spent his entire England career trying to live up to the hype of being the country’s saviour. From the minute he burst onto the international scene as a 17-year-old, Rooney was regarded as one of the country’s best hopes to finally win a trophy. Like others in the so called golden ge...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 3:04 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has announced his retirement from international football, and bows out as England’s record goalscorer. The Everton striker notched 53 goals in 119 games for his country, breaking Sir Bobby Charlton’s record along the way. Here, SunSport charts the top 10 best goals of his internation...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 2:24 PM
WAYNE ROONEY announced his retirement from international duty today. The Everton striker ends his Three Lions career as the nation’s highest ever goalscorer, also winning the second most caps of all-time. The former Manchester United man, 31, posted a statement on his website that said he had tak...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 2:09 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has made a mistake – and he will regret it. England’s record goalscorer may deny it but he has clearly made a rash decision to retire from international football. When he watches the team on the television next summer – providing we actually qualify for the World Cup in Russia – he w...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 1:08 PM
ROMELU LUKAKU trolled Cristiano Ronaldo on Tuesday night… before it was revealed he was hacked. The Manchester United striker posted a hilarious comment after the Real Madrid superstar slammed Spanish court for upholding his five game ban. The Portuguese Ballon d’Or holder wrote that his ban was...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 1:06 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has announced his retirement from international football. The former England captain and the country’s record goalscorer confirmed his decsion on Wednesday. Speaking to Press Association Sport, he said: “It was great that Gareth Southgate called me this week to tell me he wanted me b...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 12:48 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED aren’t prepared to give up hope on Ryan Sessegnon despite fears his preferred destination will be Tottenham according to reports. But United’s, as well as Tottenham and other Premier League club suitors’ first hurdle will be to convince the Championship side to sell the teenage...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 12:03 PM
ANTOINE GRIEZMANN’S blockbuster move to Manchester United is BACK ON, according to La Liga expert Guillem Balague. The France international forward was the No1 transfer target for the Red Devils this summer. But Jose Mourinho missed out on the Atletico Madrid star as the Spanish side’s transfer b...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 11:21 AM
ANDRE GOMES has told Barcelona he wants to leave the club according to reports. There is speculation that Manchester United are interested in the wantaway midfielder who has been at the Blaugrana for the past 12 months. Manchester Evening News reports the 24-year-old wants an exit from the club a...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 11:04 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho has shown his trust in his players by telling them they no longer have to stay in the team hotel the night before a home match. The United squad have been spending the night before a game at the Lowry Hotel ever since Sir Alex Ferguson introduced the routine....
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 8:10 AM
AS if Manchester United are not looking strong enough already — Zlatan Ibrahimovic will return to the ranks this month. Imagine defending a corner when the Swede joins Romelu Lukaku and Paul Pogba in the box. lIbra’s rehabilitation from the cruciate knee-ligament injury suffered in April is almo...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 12:54 AM
WAYNE ROONEY’S form has been a big talking point after the striker came off the bench to score his second in two games against Manchester City. After his return to Everton he has looked a rejuvenated force, but these top stars are split over whether he should be picked for England. YES: Say Mic...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 12:30 AM
AS if Manchester United are not looking strong enough already — Zlatan Ibrahimovic will return to the ranks this month. Imagine defending a corner when the Swede joins Romelu Lukaku and Paul Pogba in the box. lIbra’s rehabilitation from the cruciate knee-ligament injury suffered in April is almo...