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Premier League
Jose Mourinho must not revert to type with his team selection
08:00 Saturday 20th October 2018

Manchester United Football Club have made a less-than-ideal start to the 2018/19 season. Jose Mourinho's men have looked way off the pace from pretty much the get-go. Whether that's down to a poor summer transfer window, or the manager…

Premier League
Equal Time: Leonardo Jardim should eschew Manchester United for Real Madrid
12:00 Monday 15th October 2018

Maybe it’s a lingering effect from my Star Trek: The Next Generation phase. It occurred to me when I reacted positively to rumours touting deposed Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim to manage Manchester United that I put great stock in the leadership…

Premier League
Equal Time: Leonardo Jardim is not right for Manchester United
09:00 Monday 15th October 2018

After four years at AS Monaco’s helm, Leonardo Jardim was formally relieved of his managerial duties last week. For all the hipsters, gamers and revolutionaries in football and social media circles, his availability represented the perfect…

Premier League
What do the numbers say about Jose Mourinho and Manchester United?
09:00 Saturday 13th October 2018

Manchester United's struggles dominate the Premier League news cycle despite three other powerful clubs topping the table with identical undefeated records. Defeats to Brighton and Tottenham in the opening weeks weren't an aberration.…

Premier League
Why did Jose Mourinho want two centre backs in the summer? Revealed
08:00 Saturday 13th October 2018

This past January, Manchester United extended manager Jose Mourinho’s contract through July 2020. Everything else that happened [or didn't] in the summer transfer window reaffirmed how erratic and fleeting football life can be.…

Premier League
Why Diogo Dalot should be playing more for Manchester United
17:00 Thursday 11th October 2018

Manchester United's poor summer transfer window was well documented. Whether you think Jose Mourinho or Edward Woodward are to blame is a debate for another day. We've barely seen anything from the big splurge in Fred, while Lee Grant…

Premier League
Does Maurizio Sarri's guarded assessment protect Chelsea's title hopes?
08:00 Wednesday 10th October 2018

Sitting joint top of the Premier League and unbeaten, most would argue Chelsea are title contenders this season. That is everyone but Maurizio Sarri. While everyone else is extolling the virtues of his side the Italian is playing down their…

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…

Premier League
Why won't Jose Mourinho's still looming Old Trafford exit change anything?
17:00 Sunday 7th October 2018

The last 48 hours were nothing short of a whirlwind for Manchester United and its fans. First, there was a leak predicting manager Jose Mourinho's sacking this weekend. Following fans and former players overwhelmingly expressing support,…

Premier League
Don't expect Mourinho to spend his borrowed time well
15:00 Sunday 7th October 2018

Does it seem contradictory to say Jose Mourinho's the wrong manager for Manchester United but it’s not his fault? If you believe he was never the right man for the job, it doesn’t. I know what his supporters will say; I’ve…

Premier League
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…

Usa
2 Manchester United stars with 2 points to make in MLS
17:00 Wednesday 3rd October 2018

When Zlatan Ibrahimovic joined Manchester United for the 2016/17 season, he expressed willingness to form a strike partnership with Wayne Rooney. I said many years ago the perfect partner for a striker is Wayne Rooney. He works not only for…

Premier League
Jose Mourinho's perfect successor is already at Manchester United
17:00 Tuesday 2nd October 2018

Time is ticking for the transfer merry-go-round to click in again at Manchester United. Despite all the mysticism and media-wizardry that Jose Mourinho possesses, he has failed to deliver a Premier League title to the 20-time champions. The…

Champions League
Is the Champions League Manchester United's best chance at silverware this season?
15:00 Tuesday 2nd October 2018

Now, I know what you're thinking. What is this clown on about? Well, hear me out... Manchester United Football Club have been on a huge downward spiral since Sir Alex Ferguson decided to hang up the clipboard. That much is obvious. Things…

Champions League
Champions League: English teams' prospects heading into matchday 2
08:00 Tuesday 2nd October 2018

England has four teams in Champions League action over the next two days. Tonight, Manchester City is away at Hoffenheim and neighbours United host Valencia. Then on Wednesday, Liverpool travel to Napoli while Tottenham Hotspur welcomes Barcelona.…

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