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Premier League
Can Jose Mourinho's Lethal Substitutions Redeem Manchester United's Season?
08:00 Friday 16th November 2018

Manchester United’s season has been a peculiar ride. The Red Devils pulled off unexpected results and failed to dominate when expected. When it comes to Jose Mourinho's charges, one isn't sure what to expect anymore. Mourinho’s…

Premier League
Is Fred turning out to be an unnecessary signing for Manchester United?
08:00 Sunday 2nd September 2018

Everything at Manchester United seems doomed now. Both Jose Mourinho and Edward Woodward are facing the music from all genres of the footballing world. The self-proclaimed Special One is continuously moaning. It all started on pre-season tour.…

Premier League
Premier League preview: Is Manchester United in disarray or just disrespected?
09:00 Thursday 9th August 2018

Manchester United Football Club achieved a second-placed finish in the 2017/18 campaign; their highest position post-Sir Alex Ferguson. That said, Jose Mourinho's Red Devils eventually finished some nineteen-points off the pace. That gap…

World Cup
Top 10 Premier League players snubbed for the World Cup
09:00 Friday 1st June 2018

The World Cup is very much around the corner. Some nations are still deliberating over which players merit selection. Others, such as England, France and Spain, have already locked in their 23-man squads.    Every footballer dreams…

Premier League
Ander Herrera Lives
10:00 Tuesday 24th April 2018

For a while, Jose Mourinho deemed Ander Herrera superfluous. Nemanja Matic's summer arrival had condemned United's 2016/17 Player of the Year to watch from the bench. The previous year's sizeable influence was ignored.…

Fa Cup
Manchester United 2-1 Tottenham Hotspur: Three talking points
08:30 Sunday 22nd April 2018

It was a special night at Wembley, as always. The National Stadium played host to this year's first FA Cup semi-final, last night, between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United. The FA Cup was the only piece of silverware either team…

Premier League
Have Manchester United already found their third midfielder?
10:00 Saturday 14th April 2018

There have been rumours aplenty linking midfielders to Manchester United, following Jose Mourinho's insistence on playing with a middle-park duo rather than a trio. However, the Red Devils could already have the perfect third-option on…

The Weird And The Wonderful
7 football cliches that roast my oysters
09:30 Wednesday 31st January 2018

As left backs go, the former Arsenal and Manchester City man Gael Clichy wasn’t the best. He wasn’t bad, however. Had I been a fan of either club I don’t think I’d have tired too soon of seeing him take the pitch. On…

Champions League
Manchester United 2-1 CSKA Moscow: what did we learn?
10:30 Wednesday 6th December 2017

Manchester United secured a place in the last 16 of the Champions League with victory at Old Trafford on Tuesday night. Two goals in as many minutes overhauled a deficit to seal a 2-1 win against CSKA Moscow. The game witnessed Jose Mourinho's…

Premier League
Mourinho’s midfield dilemma next summer: who to go
17:00 Saturday 18th November 2017

Three midfielders should leave Manchester United, but the problem is they can all sign pre-contract agreements in six weeks. Out with the old and in with the new has very much been the proven route to success in the 21st century. Jose Mourinho…

What options have Manchester United without Pogba and Fellaini against Liverpool?
19:00 Thursday 12th October 2017

Manchester United are scheduled to challenge a top tier club for the first time this season. On Saturday lunchtime they as they the short trip to Anfield to test their power against strong rivals Liverpool. The game will undoubtedly be a challenging…

Speaking of ticking time bombs, Ander Herrera is back in Manchester United's midfield
09:00 Saturday 30th September 2017

At the moment, Jose Mourinho needs a magnifying glass to find issues with his Manchester United squad. Luckily, he has Ander Herrera to give him purpose. In 1983, Quiet Riot advised disillusioned white working-class teenagers to bang their…

Ander Herrera becomes another Jose Mourinho casualty
16:30 Friday 8th September 2017

He was so phenomenal last season, he even won Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year award. But a new season has brought new fortunes for Ander Herrera. The Spaniard now finds himself slipping into the fringes at Manchester United. From being the…

Premier League
Ander Herrera and the taken down peg
18:51 Tuesday 15th August 2017

Nemanja Matic is now Jose Mourinho's top defensive midfielder. Ander Herrera is on the bench. For the tempestuous Basque, it's an opportunity to learn. One of my favourite movie tropes is the troubled youth mentored by the wise old man until…

Who will lose out as Jose Mourinho deploys a new system?
12:44 Thursday 20th July 2017

Despite the friendly fixtures being broadcast in the early hours of the morning, dedicated Manchester United fans have been staying up to watch the Red Devils on their US pre-season campaign.  Jose Mourinho might be ruing the club's lack of…

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