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The Sun - Thu Nov 9 11:55 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED and noisy neighbours Man City have joined Chelsea in the race for Roma’s Lorenzo Pellegrini, according to reports. The highly-rated midfielder is on the radar of the Premier League giants having impressed for the Serie A giants. At the age of 21, Pellegrini first attracted atten...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 10:13 PM
MEMPHIS DEPAY stuck a clog into Scotland with a Pittodrie winner. But for once there was no critical need to also put a boot into our national team. Malky Mackay spoke of a desire to give the Tartan Army a feeling of hope at full-time in the aftermath of yet another crushing qualifying campaign....
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 9:56 PM
FRANCE boss Didier Deschamps has talked up Jose Mourinho’s chances of leaving Manchester United for Paris Saint-Germain. The Special One is half-way through a three-year deal at Old Trafford but has been linked with a move across the Channel. Current PSG boss Unai Emery is on borrowed time after...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 7:54 PM
TRAINING ahead of Rio Ferdinand’s boxing debut is in full flow with the Manchester United legend being put to work by Olympic coach Richie Woodhall. The former defender will have one professional fight with the financial backing of betting company Betfair after retiring from football. And the 39-...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 4:04 PM
ALVARO Morata’s stunning header against Manchester United on Sunday not only won Chelsea three vital points but also helped elevate the Spaniard above Romelu Lukaku in the battle of the big-name strikers. Morata moved to Stamford Bridge from Real Madrid in the summer for £58million after being he...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 3:51 PM
PAUL POGBA has reportedly been training with the Manchester United reserves as he steps up his recovery from a hamstring injury. The 24-year-old has missed the last 12 matches for the Red Devils since picking up the problem against Basel in the Champions League on September 12. According to ESPN,...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 2:06 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED sent a scout to watch a game in Iceland – even though it was being played in Qatar. The Premier League club were keen to have someone in place to run the rule over Iceland’s friendly against Czech Republic yesterday. They applied directly to the Icelandic Football Association fo...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 1:53 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are reportedly set to enter the race for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. With Pep Guardiola mulling a January bid, Manchester United and Juventus could be forced to show their hand as they go after the coveted Lazio midfielder The Serbian has impressed in Serie A and is expected to leav...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 12:48 PM
DUNCAN WATMORE has become the first Championship player to sign up for Juan Mata’s Common Goal initiative. Manchester United star Mata set up the organisation at the start of the season – an initiative calling on footballers to give up one per cent of their income to good causes. And following th...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 12:46 PM
IT’S been an incredibly fruitful Champions League campaign for England’s five representatives so far this season. In fact, all but one team – Chelsea – currently sit top of their group and look dead-set on reaching the knockout stages. Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham h...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 11:39 AM
ON the last day of the summer transfer window there was interest from the Premier League in Gremio midfielder Arthur. The identity of the club concerned was not made public. The smart money, though, would be on Manchester City – for two reasons. First, they have been very active in South America,...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 11:12 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED are reportedly keeping tabs on Gremio playmaker Arthur Melo. Atletico Madrid, Barcelona and Chelsea have been linked with the 21-year-old, who has helped the Porto Alegre-based side reach the Copa Libertadores final. His displays earned him a call-up to Brazil’s squad for last m...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 10:42 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED have singed 16-year-old Umaro Embalo, dubbed the “new Angel Di Maria” from Portuguese giants Benfica. Jose Mourinho will bring the Guinea-Bissau-born youngster to Old Trafford after the star “surprised everyone and everything” in Portugal. Embalo has been on United‘s radar for t...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 9:31 AM
REAL MADRID are ready to turn their back on David De Gea by making a move to sign Athletic Bilbao keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga. The reigning European champions have been chasing Manchester United star De Gea for the past two years. And United had even considered the prospect of allowing the brilliant...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 9:03 AM
REAL MADRID are ready to turn their back on David De Gea by making a move to sign Athletic Bilbao keeper Kepa Arricabalaga. The reigning European champions have been chasing Manchester United star De Gea for the past two years. And United had even considered the prospect of allowing the brilliant...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 11:23 PM
ASHLEY YOUNG says he is not a diver — but does not mind giving referees a difficult decision to make. The Manchester United man is back in the England squad for the first time in four years, as a reinvented left-back. But the 32-year-old still has to field the inevitable questions about his reput...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 11:05 PM
JOHN OBI MIKEL revealed that hard nut Roy Keane was his own personal bodyguard when he was just a schoolboy. The Nigerian midfielder was involved in one of the biggest transfer tussles in football history when he sensationally rejected Manchester United for Premier League rivals Chelsea. But when...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 10:49 PM
JOHN OBI MIKEL stared at the briefcase bulging with $70, 000 (£53, 000) in cash. The agent then made his offer: “Sign here and this money is yours.” Mikel was just 15 years old and this was the start of the craziest transfer battle the game has ever known. It resulted in Sir Alex Ferguson and Jos...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 10:30 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED directors fear Jose Mourinho is on his way to Paris St Germain. There is an increasingly belief among the Old Trafford top brass that their manager is ready to quit next summer and take over the filthy-rich French outfit. SunSport revealed this week that Mourinho’s representativ...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 6:41 PM
BERTRAND TRAORE has talked up a shock reunion with former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho. The now-Lyon star penned his first senior contract during the Special One’s second spell at Stamford Bridge. And after an explosive start to life in France, Traore is now being linked with a surprise move to Man...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 6:41 PM
JOSE MOURINHO wants Barcelona’s Samuel Umtiti to strengthen his defence. The Portuguese boss is at loggerheads with the Manchester United board over funds to sign new players in January. And he has sent out a statement of intent by putting the France international on his winter wishlist. Despite...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 4:11 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED stars are the MOST loyal players in the Premier League… with Arsenal and Tottenham not far behind. According to research from Ticketgum.com and the Football Observatory, no English top-flight players hang around longer than those at Old Trafford. On average, each player spends 3...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 3:54 PM
IT may have been the weekend which cost Slaven Bilic his job but it was Jose Mourinho who was the biggest loser when it came to the backing of the fans. An exclusive SunSport poll shows Manchester United’s 1-0 defeat at Chelsea saw the number of supporters who are satisfied with the job he’s doi...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 3:44 PM
JOSE MOURINHO is heading for a clash with the Manchester United board over further backing in the transfer market. Mourinho has spent £300million in less than 18 months — but still wants more to strengthen his squad as they fight on four fronts. The Old Trafford boss failed to get his fourth targ...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 3:13 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are reportedly poised to make a January bid for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. And that could force Manchester United and Juventus into the race for the coveted Lazio midfielder The Serbian has impressed in Serie A and is expected to leave the Italian capital before next season. Calcio...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 2:32 PM
REAL MADRID could make a shock move for Juan Mata, according to reports. The Spaniard is in the final year of his deal at Old Trafford and if this season’s record is anything to go by, his contract will not be renewed. Mata, 29, was out of the entire United 18-man squad for the 1-0 …
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 1:21 PM
ANTOINE GRIEZMANN could once again be a top transfer target for Manchester United – as soon as January, according to reports. The Atletico Madrid striker was linked with a move to Old Trafford for all of last summer. His will-he-won’t-he predicament became one of the biggest talking points of the...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 12:11 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED currently sit second in the Premier League but were beaten 1-0 by Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The defeat leaves Jose Mourinho’s side eight points adrift of top flight leaders Manchester City. So it will be a very tough ask for the Red Devils – or anyone for that matter...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 6:55 AM
REAL MADRID could be in line for a shock move for Juan Mata, according to reports. The Spaniard is in the final year of his contract at Old Trafford and if this season’s record is anything to go by, his deal will not be renewed. Mata, 29, was out of the entire United 18-man squad …
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 11:53 PM
SPORTSWEAR giants New Balance have vowed to ‘vigorously defend itself’ as Marouane Fellaini sues them for £2.1million. The Manchester United midfielder has claimed the boots caused him “loss of enjoyment, inconvenience and impact on performance” as well as “considerable damage” to his feet. SunSp...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 11:30 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED are expecting Paul Pogba to be fully fit for their clash against rivals Manchester City. The Red Devils’ most expensive signing ever has been sidelined with a hamstring injury he picked up in September. The 24-year-old has missed United’s last 12 matches which has impacted the p...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 8:30 PM
WEST HAM have praised David Moyes’ spell at Manchester United, despite being sacked just ten months into his reign. The 54-year-old was named as the new Hammers boss on Tuesday, replacing Slaven Bilic after the London club lost 4-1 to Liverpool on Saturday. And despite a humiliating end to his Re...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 4:41 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho will be forced to SELL players before he can buy in the January transfer window. The Special One has spent £285million on transfers in just over a year at the club, with the wage bill rising an incredible 13.5 per cent to £263.5m. Despite the spending, Man Uni...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 3:21 PM
SLAVEN BILIC was unceremoniously sacked by West Ham this week after a disastrous start to the 2017-18 season. Following another Premier League drubbing, this time 4-1 at home to Liverpool, the Hammers board pulled the plug on Bilic’s tenure in East London. In replacing the Croatian chief with ex-...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 2:41 PM
ROME striker Patrik Schick has admitted he would love the chance to join Manchester United. Schick made a move to Rome over the summer having made a huge impression in his first year in Italy with Sampdoria. The Czech forward scored 11 goals in 32 appearances in his debut year in Serie A which le...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 1:59 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED and City’s England stars put their rivalry aside as the Three Lions continued their preparations for Germany and Brazil in torrential rain. Gareth Southgate’s squad has been decimated by injuries over the past 48 hours. City duo Fabian Delph and Raheem Sterling and Liverpool’s J...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 12:09 PM
JOSE MOURINHO is reported to be “seriously considering” selling David De Gea to Real Madrid if he gets Raphael Varane. The goalkeeper has been a long-term target for the Galacticos and remains top of Bernabeu president Florentino Perez’s wish list. De Gea almost completed his move to the Spanish...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 11:55 AM
EDEN HAZARD has trolled Manchester United over their tactics with a hilarious posting on Instagram. The Chelsea winger received some rough attention during his side’s victory at Stamford Bridge, being fouled on numerous occasions. And the Belgian decided to have a bit of fun at United’s expense b...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 11:21 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED star Anthony Martial has admitted he is annoyed with his lesser role this season under Jose Mourinho. The French forward, 21, has been confined to predominantly a bench role at Old Trafford this term, scoring four goals as a substitute. But now, Martial – who was voted United‘s...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 10:56 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED are statistically the LAZIEST Premier League team so far this season. Jose Mourinho’s men slumped to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Chelsea on Sunday, as they put in a distinctly sub-par performance. In fact, after a flying start to the season, where United kept up with steamrolli...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 10:28 AM
JOSE MOURINHO says Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are closing on a return to first-team action. The Reds have been without the duo, plus injured stars Marouane Fellaini, Michael Carrick and Marcos Rojo. But Mourinho says they will be in a “good position” for the Christmas period, following the...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 10:30 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has been sounded out by Paris Saint-Germain on being their next manager. Contact was made between the French champions and Mourinho’s representatives. It has been made clear that he is committed to Manchester United. But big-spending PSG have left the offer open should things change...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 8:28 PM
ERIC DIER has finally revealed what happened after he was caught chatting to Jose Mourinho last season. Mauricio Pochettino was left seething when the midfielder embraced the Portuguese boss in the tunnel following United’s win over Spurs. In Pochettino’s new book, he said Mourinho and Dier passe...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 7:59 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has hinted that Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be one of three first-team stars ready to return for United’s hectic Christmas schedule. The Swede hasn’t featured for the Red Devils since he tore his anterior cruciate ligaments against Anderlecht in April. But the veterans recovery time has...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 7:22 PM
JESSE LINGARD’S season has hit a new slow. Twitter exploded with taunts after the England winger, 24, was outpaced by 39-year-old referee Anthony Taylor in Manchester United’s 1-0 loss at Chelsea. Lingard should have been the pace in the pack when United boss Jose Mourinho brought him on to try t...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 5:20 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED fans should get behind boss Jose Mourinho – even though his brand of football isn’t “exciting”. That’s the opinion of former United chairman Martin Edwards, who was quick to point out that Mourinho has already won two trophies in his first season. Speaking on the Warm Down podca...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 4:49 PM
MANCHESTER CITY, Tottenham, Chelsea and Manchester United boast four of the top five most valuable squads in Europe. According to data from the CIES Football Observatory, just ONE squad from outside of the Premier League even crack the top five. Barcelona come in third in the list, with Pep Guard...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 4:41 PM
IS it any wonder West Ham fans are underwhelmed at the prospect of David Moyes taking the helm? He fell flat on his face at Manchester United. He bombed at Real Sociedad. And he stank the place out at Sunderland, taking them down to the Championship for the first time in a decade. Still, he’s …
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 3:43 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED lied to bring in Sir Alex Ferguson, it has been revealed. With Ron Atkinson all set for the boot after a disastrous 4-1 League Cup defeat to Southampton in 1986, United chairman targetted then-Aberdeen boss Ferguson. And incredibly, Edwards admitted a club director pretended to...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 2:53 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC hilariously broke tradition to hand out the Swedish league title himself. Never one to miss an opportunity to be the centre of attention, the injured Manchester United striker returned to his homeland to enjoy the title celebrations with former club Malmo. But, not content with...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 1:29 PM
BARCELONA spy Robert Fernandez and two AC Milan chiefs were spotted at Stamford Bridge on Sunday for Chelsea vs Manchester United. The La Liga giants have recently been linked with Man United duo Ander Herrera and Anthony Martial, according to reports in Europe. Meanwhile, Milan bosses have consi...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 12:29 PM
N’GOLO KANTE did his best to explain why David Luiz was left out to stew in the stands instead of facing Manchester United. Luiz was dropped for the 1-0 victory amid simmering tensions between himself and Chelsea boss Antonio Conte. It was even reported that the Brazilian defender was made to be...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 11:44 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED star Marouane Fellaini could be on his way out of Old Trafford, after Turkish giants Besiktas sent scouts to Chelsea for Sunday’s showdown. Fellaini, 29, had been on the radar of a host of clubs during the summer window, with Jose Mourinho unwilling to sell. The move reaped inst...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 11:16 AM
DAVID LUIZ was made to be one of the ball boys in an 11 v 11 training match in the build-up to Chelsea’s victory over Manchester United. The humiliating experience, as reported by The Telegraph, followed ticking offs by boss Antonio Conte following poor displays in two Champions League games with...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 9:54 AM
REAL MADRID ended their recent mini crisis with a 3-0 win over Las Palmas, meaning everyone was happy. Well, almost everyone — Cristiano Ronaldo once again failed to get his name on the scoresheet As Sergio Ramos explained after the match: “If he doesn’t score, he goes home in a bad mood.” So, fo...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 9:53 AM
TIRED and beaten Manchester United players arrive home after a 1-0 defeat to Chelsea and TWO-HOUR train delay. Marouane Fellaini kept his eyes glued to the floor as he, Antonio Valencia and Daley Blind made their way through Stockport train station. Jose Mourinho’s men would have been hoping for...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 12:02 AM
MANCHESTER CITY and Chelsea were the big winners in the title race as United lost ground on their cross-town rivals. City beat Arsenal as United lost at Stamford Bridge, while Everton came from 2-0 down to win a thrilling encounter with Watford at Goodison Park. And of course we have ALL the Prem...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 10:30 PM
NOW the fear among neutrals has to be that Manchester City are going to walk away with this. I said before the start of the Premier League season that I thought Manchester United would win the title. But this start by Pep Guardiola’s team has been something else. The visit of Arsenal was supposed...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 10:23 PM
JUVENTUS have joined Manchester United and Real Madrid in tracking Basel loan star Dimitri Oberlin. The Switzerland Under-21 striker has turned heads with three goals and an assist in his four Champions League games this season. The Red Bull Salzburg starlet has thrived in temporary spells with t...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 7:44 PM
JOSE MOURINHO was left standing like a statue at the end of Manchester United’s 1-0 defeat to Chelsea after Antonio Conte failed to meet for a handshake. Customary at the end of 90 minutes, managers are expected to come together to show mutual respect in the Beautiful Game. But after Alvaro Morat...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 6:21 PM
THE Premier League table does not lie. Jose Mourinho is already eight points behind Pep’s free-scoring Manchester City side. That hurts. So, too, does a defeat like this. To Chelsea. To the champions. To Antonio Conte. You just know how much Jose Mourinho will hate a setback like this. Stamford B...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 6:04 PM
JUVENTUS have joined Manchester United and Real Madrid in tracking Basel loan star Dimitri Oberlin. The Switzerland Under-21 striker has turned heads with three goals and an assist in his four Champions League games this season. The Red Bull Salzburg starlet has thrived in temporary spells with t...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 5:49 PM
ANTONIO CONTE insists David Luiz was left out of the Chelsea squad for the visit of Manchester United for tactical reasons. The maverick Brazilian defender was replaced by Andreas Christensen. He did not even make the bench with 17-year-old Ethan Ampadu being preferred. Italian boss Conte was ada...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 5:00 PM
JOSE MOURINHO delivered an incredible snub to Eden Hazard before the Chelsea versus Manchester United game today. “The Special One” acknowledged the Chelsea players with a handshake or a friendly tap as they came out of the tunnel prior to the Premier League clash. Mourinho welcomes all Chelsea p...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 4:40 PM
ERIC DIER has finally revealed what happened after he was caught chatting to Jose Mourinho last season. Mauricio Pochettino was left seething when the midfielder embraced the Portuguese boss in the tunnel following United’s win over Spurs. In Pochettino’s new book, he said Mourinho and Dier passe...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 4:01 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED take on Chelsea at Goodison Park as the hosts look to mount a surge to retain their Premier League title. Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho meanwhile will be looking to keep the heat on league leaders Manchester City on his return to Stamford Bridge.
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 2:23 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has poured cold water on suggestions that he doesn’t speak to Ander Herrera. The Spanish midfielder spoke out in frustration after Manchester United’s away defeat at Huddersfield two weeks ago. That prompted stories of a fall-out between the two. But United boss Mourinho insists not...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 12:29 PM
GABRIEL HEINZE is favourite to be named Rennes’ new manager, according to reports in France. A 1-0 victory over Bordeaux on Friday saw the resignation of president Rene Reullo, and plunged boss Christian Gourcuff’s future into doubt. L’Equipe report general manager Oliver Letang is working on fin...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 10:20 AM
JOSE MOURINHO is demanding a £3million pay rise at Manchester United, according to reports. The self-proclaimed Special One has been at Old Trafford for nearly one-and-a-half seasons — winning three trophies in that time. Despite criticism over his style of play, the Red Devils are still in the r...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 9:05 AM
CHELSEA host Manchester United in the pick of the weekend’s action on Sunday afternoon. Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho prepare to go head-to-head once more, with more sub-plots to get your heads around than an episode of Game Of Thrones. First of all, there’s the return of the Special One to Wes...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 9:04 AM
AFTER the Halloween horror show against Roma comes a visit from a ghost of the past for Chelsea. Jose Mourinho, the most successful manager in the Blues’ history, returns to Stamford Bridge on Sunday with his Manchester United side. At the start of the season the two clubs’ ambitions were aligned...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 8:32 AM
ANTOINE GRIEZMANN’S brother has hit out at Atletico Madrid’s playing style in an incredible Twitter rant. The France international was once again substituted by boss Diego Simeone. Griezmann has found the back of the net just three times in La Liga this term, and Rojiblancos boss insisted he can...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 1:53 AM
MANCHESTER United hardman Marouane Fellaini is suing sportswear giant New Balance for £2.1million — claiming their boots hurt his feet. The Belgian star signed a four-year boot deal in 2012 but is demanding damages after they walked away from a new £600, 000-a-year contract. Mop-haired Fellaini,...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 1:21 AM
RIO Ferdinand has been challenged to a boxing match by a 16-stone footballer known as The Beast. England and Man Utd hero Rio, 38, is being coached by ex-world champ Richie Woodhall as he tries to get his professional fighting licence. Now Wycombe Wanderers’ heavyweight cult hero Adebayo Akinfenw...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 11:24 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED fear England Under-17 ace Angel Gomes will be snatched by Barcelona. Last season Gomes became the youngest player to play for United’s first team since Duncan Edwards. But Barca sense there is a chance to sign the midfielder who was in England’s U-17 World Cup-winning squad. Gom...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 10:46 PM
DAVID LUIZ is set to be axed for Chelsea’s biggest game of the season. The Brazilian, 30, could pay a heavy price after the Blues slumped to a shocking 3-0 defeat at Roma in the Champions League on Tuesday. Antonio Conte trained with Andreas Christensen in a back three in training on the eve of …
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 10:30 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has been invited to dinner by Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich after today’s game at Stamford Bridge. It is not known if the Manchester United manager has accepted. But the curious invite comes at a time when Blues boss Antonio Conte is under increasing pressure. Abramovich twice appo...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 10:29 PM
ROMELU LUKAKU is expecting a barrage of boos at Chelsea today — but reckons it is his destiny to score. The striker, who snubbed Blues in favour of a £75million summer move to Manchester United, is desperate to end his six-game run without a goal. “Romelu knows he is going to get booed when he …
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 7:43 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED’S Class of ’92 were reunited on Friday as they launched new Adidas trainers in retro jackets. The Neville brothers were joined by David Beckham, Paul Scholes, Nicky Butt and Ryan Giggs as they all donned the bright-red shoes. Beckham and co wore the snazzy tracksuit jackets – re...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 6:38 PM
ANTHONY MARTIAL insists he is relishing his Manchester United super-sub role – after admitting he struggled last season. The £36milion France striker, who sunk Tottenham last weekend, believes he is hungrier than sharper than ever after winning the trust of Old Trafford boss Jose Mourinho. Martia...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 5:08 PM
CELTIC sensation Kieran Tierney has been tipped to reject a move to the Premier League and sign for Real Madrid. The 20-year-old left-back has been linked with a high profile switches to both Manchester United and Arsenal despite penning a new six-year deal. Tierney has been sensational in the H...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 3:59 PM
PAUL POGBA was a notable absentee from the Manchester United side that travelled to London ahead of Sunday’s clash with Chelsea. The Red Devils boarded a train down south from Stockport station without the French international, while Marouane Fellaini and Marcos Rojo both travelled with the squad...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 3:45 PM
IN arguably this weekend’s biggest clash, Manchester United travel to West London to take on Chelsea in the Premier League. While the game itself is a big enough talking point, the showdown has an intriguing sub-plot, as Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge. The Special One, 54, spent nearly...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 3:44 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have it all to do this weekend when they travel to Stamford Bridge to take on Chelsea. The Red Devils have raced off to a better start than their opponents on Sunday, to sit second in the Premier League with 23 points from their first ten games. Jose Mourinho led his team to …
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 3:44 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho has snubbed an invitation to club supporters group to discuss his concerns about the atmosphere at Old Trafford. Some fans vented their frustration when the United boss replaced Marcus Rashford with Anthony Martial, who went on to score the winner against Tott...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 1:31 PM
HUDDERSFIELD host West Brom in their first game back at the John Smith’s Stadium since their incredible 2-1 victoryover Manchester United. But Tony Pulis’ Baggies are likely to provide a different test by sitting deep and looking to soak up the Terriers’ pressure.
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 1:27 PM
WILLIAN has revealed Antonio Conte is “very closed” and “hardly ever talks to the players”. Chelsea’s Italian boss is under a lot of pressure at Stamford Bridge following the disappointing 3-0 defeat at Roma. There has been talk of Conte losing his job if he doesn’t turn things around quickly, an...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 12:39 PM
N’GOLO KANTE is reportedly set for a return tomorrow when Chelsea host Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. His presence will be a boost for under-fire boss Antonio Conte who has felt the Frenchman’s absence in the midfield during the six games he has been sidelined. According to The Times, Cont...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 12:36 PM
CESC FABREGAS has no desire to play anywhere other than Chelsea despite his age and the growing interest from Manchester United The 30-year-old midfielder hopes he has many years at the top of his game, preferably at Chelsea where he trains ‘every day as hard as possible’. The Spanish star feels...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 11:09 AM
ALVARO MORATA may still exchange texts, jokes and banter with old boss Jose Mourinho, but he sees him as his rival and is happy that he chose to move to London, not Manchester. The Spain international claims he made the move from Madrid to Stamford Bridge despite having offers from Manchester Uni...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 10:22 AM
JOSE MOURINHO thinks he should complain about fitness problems publicly like “any other manager” in a bid to earn sympathy. It appears to be a dig at Chelsea boss Antonio Conte ahead of their crunch clash on Sunday. The Portuguese boss seems keen seek out ways to engage Conte in the mind games ma...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 9:34 AM
JOSE MOURINHO has made Toni Kroos Manchester United’s No1 priority next summer, according to reports. The German midfielder has won everything in the game, and is one of the most technically gifted ball-players current active. Kroos is a fundamental piece of Zinedine Zidane’s team alongside Luka...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 10:53 PM
JOSE MOURINHO stoked his feud with Antonio Conte, saying the Italian was lucky to inherit his team. The Special One led Chelsea to the title in 2015, and Conte won the Premier League with them last season. And Mourinho, who returns to Stamford Bridge with Manchester United on Sunday, said: “I wou...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 8:52 PM
MARSEILLE have suspended Patrice Evra after he kicked a fan following a heated exchange. The ex-Manchester United left-back launched a stunning attack on a supporter before their Europa League clash on Thursday. Evra, 36, completely lost his cool following a heated exchange before throwing a left...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 8:13 PM
MARSEILLE have suspended Patrice Evra after he kicked a fan following a heated exchange. The ex-Manchester United left-back launched a stunning attack on a supporter before their Europa League clash on Thursday. Evra, 36, completely lost his cool following a heated exchange before throwing a left...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 6:49 PM
JOSE MOURINHO returns to his former stomping ground as he looks for a win at Stamford Bridge to put Manchester United back in the title race. The Special One has yet to see his side score a goal at Stamford Bridge as United lost 4-0 and 1-0 away to Antonio Conte’s men last season.
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 4:47 PM
HUDDERSFIELD take on West Brom in their first game back at the John Smith’s Stadium since their incredible 2-1 triumph over Manchester United. But Tony Pulis’ Baggies will provide a different test as they sit deep and look to soak up the Terriers’ pressure.
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 2:24 PM
ANTONIO CONTE says now is the time he will find out whether his Chelsea players are winners or losers. Chelsea take on Manchester United on Sunday knowing defeat could spell the end of the realistic hopes of retaining their Premier League title. The midweek 3-0 defeat to Roma has hit hard in the...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 2:17 PM
N’GOLO KANTE arrived in his much-loved Mini for Chelsea training on Friday as he faces a race against time to be fit for Sunday’s clash with Manchester United. The French midfielder has missed the last six matches with a hamstring injury, with the Premier League champions only keeping one clean s...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 2:07 PM
It seems like each time Jose Mourinho is asked a question about his United team, he uses it as an opportunity to launch a calculated and verbal attack on someone or something completely different. Since he was appointed United manager 18 months ago, we’ve seen him take aim at the ‘experts’, his o...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 12:14 PM
ANTONIO CONTE squaring up to Jose Mourinho is hardly a battle of physical heavyweights. You’d even have them as underdogs in a two-man tag match against boxer Anthony Joshua. Yet 42, 000 fans will pack Stamford Bridge on Sunday and millions more will watch on TV with the latest chapter of a long...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 11:47 AM
BARCELONA and Arsenal have been boosted in their pursuit of Dayot Upamecano after it was revealed he has an £89m release clause. The RB Leipzig defender has become one of the hottest commodities in Europe with the German side and is wanted by a host of clubs. Premier League duo the Gunners and Ma...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 11:47 AM
JOSE MOURINHO has revealed the phone call from Nemanja Matic’s agent that sparked his Manchester United move. The Serbian was sold by Chelsea to their Premier League rivals in a £40million move that had many Blues fans scratching their heads. But Mourinho says it was Matic’s agent that rang him a...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 10:12 AM
JOSE MOURINHO left a Madrid court saying the “case is closed” after paying a fee to settle the charges of £2.9million tax fraud brought against him. The Manchester United manager always denied any wrongdoing and spoke to reporters after a brief hearing in the Spanish capital. He said: “I was told...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 10:05 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED defender Luke Shaw is looking to return to Southampton in January, if Ryan Bertand moves to Manchester City, according to reports. The Mirror report, the United full-back is cutting a frustrated figure at Old Trafford under Jose Mourinho and is hoping for an escape route back to...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 9:48 AM
ANTONIO CONTE launched into a blistering attack on his Chelsea flops after their dismal defeat to Roma. Conte was left fuming with the attitude and performance of his stars as they crashed to a 3-0 defeat to the Serie A side in the Champions League. The Blues boss openly accused them of lacking t...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 9:31 AM
JOSE MOURINHO arrives at court in Madrid to face charges of a £3million tax fraud. The Manchester United manager is answering allegations referring to his time as Real Madrid boss. Mourinho arrived at the Court of First Instance and Instruction No 4 in Pozuelo de Alarcon at around 9.30am local ti...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 8:40 AM
JOSE MOURINHO insists his dream in football is to manage a team he inherited…from Jose Mourinho! The modest Manchester United manager failed to take Real Madrid past the semi-finals of the Champions League during his three seasons there — but they have since won it three times in four years. And...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 8:11 AM
MARSEILLE boss Rudi Garcia has slammed Patrice Evra for his Cantona-style kick on a fan. The former Manchester United defender lashed out at a supporter after a heated exchange of words BEFORE the Europa League clash against Vitoria Guimaraes. Evra then swung a leg towards the crowd starting a ma...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 7:15 AM
ANTHONY MARTIAL has been recalled to the France side by Didier Deschamps following an impressive start to the season for the Manchester United man. The 1998 world champions host Wales in a friendly on November 10, before travelling to Germany four days later. Voilà les 24 Bleus appelés pour affro...
The Sun - Fri Nov 3 12:48 AM
GARETH SOUTHGATE says Dele Alli and Ashley Young will put their explosive bust-up behind them when they meet for England duty. Dele told the in-form Manchester United star he needed “a zimmer frame” during Tottenham’s 1-0 defeat at Old Trafford last Saturday. Young back in the England squad for t...