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Premier League
Chelsea, Manchester United youth face steep learning curve
09:01 Wednesday 21st August 2019

We’ve all seen the nature documentary or Youtube clip where the cute little bear cubs come across a skunk. Unafraid, they run up to play with it, learning a hard lesson while Pepe le Pew strolls off with his tail proudly in the air. If…

Italy
Lukaku's Power Man not a good partner for Conte's Iron Fist
09:01 Thursday 15th August 2019

If you were to put Antonio Conte’s career on trial, his character witnesses would include Jose Mourinho and Sir Alex Ferguson. The venerable Manchester United manager wasn’t afraid to rid himself of a player to whom he took a disliking,…

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…

Premier League
Can Manchester United fans be rational about Daniel Sturridge?
15:01 Saturday 10th August 2019

The Premier League transfer window is closed. No players on another club’s books can be signed in England’s top flight until January. Players can be sold, however, and other European clubs will still be buying until 2 September.…

Premier League
2019/20 Manchester United Premier League preview
19:00 Wednesday 7th August 2019

As Manchester United fans will know all-too-well, there is no Champions League football on the cards for the 2019/20 campaign. Despite Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's early-season heroics the team couldn't maintain the energy-levels that's…

Transfers
Does Dybala to Manchester United make sense?
09:00 Saturday 3rd August 2019

Kings fall. That doesn't change the fact they were once powerful rulers who controlled multitudes, forcing them to obey their will. When a usurper steps into the power vacuum, the former king isn't going to accept a lesser…

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…

Premier League
Forget the money; Does David de Gea deserve the Manchester United armband?
09:00 Wednesday 24th July 2019

Have you noticed the green and yellow is fading from your Manchester United-related Twitter feed? #MeToo. Like many hot-button issues, #GlazersOut was apparently built for a hundred-metre hurdle rather than a marathon. As the season nears,…

Premier League
Is James Garner ready to be a Manchester United regular?
17:00 Monday 22nd July 2019

Manchester United's Academy has simply not lived up to its hype or expectation in the past decade. While there have been a few notable graduates like Paul Pogba, most of the Red Devils' raw talent has failed to make it…

Premier League
Daniel James immediately brings some excitement to Manchester United
08:02 Tuesday 16th July 2019

After sealing a deal for the 21-year-old, Manchester United fans were asking the question; 'Who is Daniel James?'. Well, within one minute of his pre-season debut against Perth Glory, the supporters knew exactly what the Wales international…

Premier League
What now for Diogo Dalot at Manchester United?
08:00 Monday 15th July 2019

Club legend Gary Neville retired in 2011. Manchester United did not replace him for seven years. Then they bought two young right backs in as many summer windows. Over the initial seven years, United tried to replace GNev with in-house options. Rafael…

International
Alexis Sanchez: A player reborn?
08:00 Thursday 27th June 2019

It is one of the most shocking declines in world football. Alexis Sanchez went from being the star at Arsenal to a flop at Manchester United. It was both quick and painful to watch. Initially, it seemed a management problem was to blame. After…

Premier League
Is every Manchester United fan a Glazer?
12:00 Sunday 26th May 2019

If you’re not up on your club history, Manchester United exists today because a man known as John Henry [Davies] purchased it in 1902, 60 days after a winding-up order was issued to collect debts from the bankrupt team then called Newton…

Premier League
How will Manchester United spend their summer
08:00 Monday 20th May 2019

A 2-0 loss to Cardiff City capped off a rather forgetful season at Old Trafford. After labouring to a distant second place finish the season before, Manchester United struggled to compete for a top-four position in the close season. Jose Mourinho…

Premier League
What should Manchester United do with Alexis Sanchez?
09:00 Sunday 19th May 2019

Alexis Sanchez made his name with Udinese in Serie A. The young Chilean's flash on the wing complemented Antonio di Natale's consistency in the box. He earned a move to Barcelona but soured on the Nou Camp after just one season. Moving…