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PSG defeat exposes Manchester United
09:00 Monday 18th February 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s high-flying Manchester United fell to earth on a cold Tuesday night. The Red Devils received a stern reality check from Paris Saint-Germain. Despite missing Neymar and Edinson Cavani, the Ligue 1 leaders outwitted…

Premier League
Has Alexis Sanchez incurred the Fernando Torres curse?
15:00 Friday 8th February 2019

Luck and time are running out quickly for Alexis Sanchez. It’s been more than a year since his dramatic arrival at Old Trafford. Manchester United fans still await his best. Injuries and inconsistency plague his tenure. A few months…

Premier League
Grading last season's Premier League winter transfers at the one-year mark
12:00 Saturday 2nd February 2019

There have been some high profile signings made during the January window over the years. Luis Suarez joined Liverpool in January 2011 and that same year saw Andy Caroll move from Newcastle to Liverpool for £35million, while Fernando…

Premier League
Alexis Sanchez has one final Manchester United lifeline
17:00 Tuesday 29th January 2019

Quite simply, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's input at Manchester United cannot be understated. The Red Devils have won eight from eight under his tutelage, looking mightily impressive in the process. The happiness has been restored and it looks…

Premier League
Equal Time: Keep Pogba; Sack Mourinho
10:00 Sunday 16th December 2018

So, it seems Jose Mourinho’s third-season syndrome isn’t a myth after all. Manchester United stumbled out of the gate in August and rather than stabilise the squad, Mourinho's rhetoric sounds increasingly resigned to the situation.…

Premier League
Time for Manchester United to cut losses on Alexis Sanchez
15:00 Monday 3rd December 2018

It's hard to believe that Alexis Sanchez has been at Manchester United for close to a year. The Chilean was expected to help the Red Devils compete for major trophies. However, his move hasn't had the desired effect.    …

Football
Why has Alexis Sanchez failed at Manchester United?
13:00 Saturday 1st December 2018

Alexis Sanchez was relegated to the substitute's bench again at Crystal Palace. Then he suffered an alleged hamstring injury in training that left him off the team travelling to Southampton. When Jose Mourinho first arrived at Old Trafford…

Premier League
Why is Alexis Sanchez struggling at Manchester United?
15:00 Sunday 18th November 2018

It wasn’t that long ago when Alexis Sanchez was running defences ragged all over the country. The Chilean was in such great form at Arsenal that even Pep Guardiola, with his many attacking talents, was keen on signing him. It’s…

Premier League
Could Mourinho ever play against type?
08:00 Tuesday 9th October 2018

This is an exercise in futility. When Jose Mourinho reviews the final 20 minutes from the Newcastle match, he won’t think maybe, just maybe, Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola are onto something and he has the talent in-house to experiment…

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Who else deserves blame for Manchester United's form?
13:00 Saturday 6th October 2018

Manchester United's ongoing saga seems destined to end in Jose Mourinho's doom. Ed Woodward might already be planning for his successor. Blame from all quarters hurtles at the manager. While responsibility always lies with the…

Premier League
5 Manchester United players who must up their game
09:00 Monday 1st October 2018

Things aren't well at Manchester United. The Red Devils cling to a top half place in the Premier League, already nine points behind the leaders. The frustrating cycle of inconsistency continues. The squad loses points at regular intervals.…

Football
Is Mourinho finished at Manchester United?
12:00 Friday 28th September 2018

With Manchester United relinquishing further points against Wolves last weekend, crashing out of the League Cup on penalties to Derby County and a dust-up with Paul Pogba during training caught by Sky cameras, questions resurfaced regarding…

Premier League
The Alexis Sanchez conundrum at Manchester United
09:00 Tuesday 25th September 2018

Alexis Sanchez and Henrikh Mkhitaryan were both expected to kick on after their swap deal between Arsenal and Manchester United last January. Problem: Nine months later, that remains the expectation. Mkhitaryan's struggling to find minutes…

Champions League
Mourinho v Martial? Peace in our time?
09:00 Saturday 22nd September 2018

Logic and emotion work on the same principle. Whether rational or not, one reacts to the facts at hand. When those facts change, so does one’s reaction. Football fans tend to take the emotional route. They latch onto the facts which best…

Champions League
Depay still walking on Memphis
17:00 Friday 21st September 2018

Upon his return to England’s North West, Memphis Depay attempted to say all the right things. In doing so, he came off a bit like Christian Bale and Liam Neeson in Batman Begins. You know, as if he still doesn’t pay attention to…