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Premier League
Man United's dynamic front three starting to prove worth
19:01 Tuesday 12th November 2019

Throughout my lifetime, Manchester United Football Club have been synonymous with two things; developing young footballers, while playing swashbuckling football - most notably down the wings. In the post-Sir Alex Ferguson era, the Old Trafford…

Premier League
Is the Europa League already Manchester United's main focus?
19:00 Friday 8th November 2019

After kicking off the Premier League in style, Manchester United have been on a downward trajectory domestically. The walls are closing in on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and though the Red Devils' on-the-road woes have been somewhat halted, the…

Premier League
Are there positives to take from Manchester United's Bournemouth defeat?
09:01 Sunday 3rd November 2019

They’re back. After Manchester United lost at Dean Court to Bournemouth on a rainy, wind-whipped, South Coast Saturday afternoon, the Love United, Hate Glazers crowd returned en masse to disparage their club on social media. Never mind…

Premier League
Anthony Martial proving to be the spark that Manchester United needed
19:01 Friday 1st November 2019

Apparently, away wins for Manchester United are like London buses. You wait seven months for a victory on the road, then three come along in six days. The Old Trafford club have the chance to make it four in nine on the south coast against…

Premier League
Marcus Rashford proving himself as a big-game player?
19:00 Monday 21st October 2019

Manchester United Football Club finally showed some resilience at Old Trafford this weekend. Holding table-toppers Liverpool to a draw would have been viewed as a positive before kick-off, though the Red Devils will certainly be kicking themselves…

Premier League
Will Moussa Dembele solve Manchester United's striker problems?
09:00 Wednesday 16th October 2019

There’s no doubt that Manchester United are in dire need of a new striker to push them higher up the league table. Marcus Rashford isn't delivering the goods as the main man up front while Anthony Martial is having…

Premier League
Is Solskjaer afraid to push all-in?
09:00 Monday 7th October 2019

In 22 previous attempts, Steve Bruce failed to defeat Manchester United. On the one hand, there’s a first time for everything. Even the Washington Generals won a few games against the Harlem Globetrotters. On the other hand, it’s…

Premier League
Solskjaer already paying for decision to thin Manchester United's attack
18:00 Monday 30th September 2019

Over the summer, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer rolled the dice. Just over a month into the season, he's come up with two ones rather than double sixes. Manchester United took the decision to move on from both Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez…

Premier League
Two solutions for Manchester United's right wing?
17:00 Saturday 21st September 2019

Ask yourself why Sir Alex Ferguson signed Robin van Persie. It wasn’t to stick it to Arsene Wenger. That was a bonus. No, he needed someone who could provide balance in the Manchester United attack. Always devastating down the left flank…

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Should Solskjaer switch the Manchester United midfield to a double-pivot?
18:01 Tuesday 17th September 2019

It was a disappointing start to the season for Manchester United - before the encounter against Leicester City on Saturday. The Foxes are on the rise under new boss Brendan Rodgers. Having started the campaign on a strong note themselves,…

Premier League
Are Premier League match officials undermining VAR?
17:01 Sunday 25th August 2019

The problem with VAR is not that it erodes the human element in football. It’s that it leaves it in place. VAR stands for video assistant referee, not assisted review. It’s a person watching a monitor to make a decision. Instances…

Premier League
Martial, Rashford exemplify Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Manchester United
09:02 Thursday 22nd August 2019

When Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took over from Jose Mourinho as Manchester United manager, an initially ferocious attacking unit began to fizzle out towards the season's end. Over the summer, the Baby Faced Assassin has modified that system,…

France
Does signing Wissam Ben Yedder mean AS Monaco are ready to challenge in Ligue 1?
17:00 Saturday 17th August 2019

AS Monaco remains a team in transition. After enduring an unexpected relegation dogfight last term, the principality club aims to return to reckoning in Ligue 1. Being a selling side certainly has its consequences. That accounts for why…

Premier League
Lampard stung by transfer ban at Old Trafford
09:00 Monday 12th August 2019

The Premier League’s Matchday One is in the books and there are several things to take away from it even though judging a full season based on one round is foolhardy. You can be certain some teams were ready for the season while others…

Transfers
Call me crazy but Manchester United can use Mandzukic
08:02 Friday 2nd August 2019

The Romelu Lukaku saga is as hot and uncomfortable as a 35º day at Glastonbury. Manchester United fans are excited by the billing, sweat the transfer then dehydrate when nothing comes of it. First, he was off to Inter with Ivan Perisic…