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Daniel James' Manchester United Honeymoon period is over
19:01 Tuesday 18th February 2020

When Manchester United signed little-known Daniel James over the summer, many expected he'd be a squad player or rotational option at best. After all, he'd only scratched the surface at Swansea City before the Red Devils came calling…

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Does Solskjaer deserve due process?
12:01 Saturday 15th February 2020

On Friday, the Telegraph reported on a rape case in Norway involving a player managed by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer while he was in charge at Molde. Babacar Sarr allegedly assaulted several women during his time at the club but Molde stood by him.…

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Can Alexander Isak solve Manchester United's striker issues?
09:01 Saturday 15th February 2020

Manchester United’s troubles refuse to fade away altogether. They leaked goals aplenty last season, this term scoring them has become problematic. Loses to Bournemouth, Newcastle United and West Ham serve as proof. So does the…

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Why Manchester United were still right to move on from Lukaku
17:01 Thursday 13th February 2020

Romelu Lukaku is (rightly) the talk of Milan town. Thirty-one games played, twenty-one goals scored. The superstar Belgian has taken the Serie A by storm, leading Internazionale to first place in the league. Back here on Blighty, some…

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Did Solskjaer's comment revitalise Alexis Sanchez?
12:00 Thursday 13th February 2020

Last month, Ole Gunnar Solskajaer insisted Alexis Sanchez would prove everyone wrong before returning to Manchester United. This was met with predictable scoffs and mocking from all around. Then again, he spoke with confidence about someone…

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Has Brandon Williams done enough to replace Luke Shaw?
09:01 Wednesday 12th February 2020

At the season's start, Manchester United fans believed their defensive line was finally complete. With Harry Maguire and Aaron Wan-Bissaka introduced to intermingle with Luke Shaw and Victor Lindelof, the Red Devils appeared to be set.…

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Do Manchester United finally have a functioning midfield?
19:00 Tuesday 11th February 2020

Manchester United's disjointed season continues. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's men can go from beating Manchester City in convincing fashion to being embarrassed by both Burnley and Watford in the space of six days. In this league, consistency…

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Should a fit Eric Bailly start for Manchester United?
12:31 Sunday 9th February 2020

In the summer of 2018 Manchester United's former boss, Jose Mourinho, was desperate for a centre-back signing. Reports that the powers that be vetoed the request outraged supporters. The £60million+ the self-proclaimed Special…

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Why Manchester United should sign Jack Grealish
19:01 Friday 7th February 2020

The January transfer window was a long one for Manchester United fans. The range of emotions seen on social media was astounding. From euphoria when news broke that Bruno Fernandes was once again on United's radar, to the five stages of…

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Why Manchester United's move for Odion Ighalo makes sense
19:01 Monday 3rd February 2020

With literally hours to go in the January transfer window, Manchester United fans were finally given their Bruno Fernandes wish. The midfielder looked pretty lively on debut against Wolverhampton Wanderers, though I'm sure there's far…

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Sympathy for Andreas Pereira
12:01 Monday 3rd February 2020

Manchester United fans question Paul Pogba’s commitment to the club. They abhor Anthony Martial’s work rate or the alleged lack thereof. Dedication and graft are two traits they demand from any player who pulls on the red strip…

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Why Man United fans should remain patient with Bruno Fernandes
12:01 Saturday 1st February 2020

Although Manchester United left it late, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer finally has his man. Bruno Fernandes' addition is certainly a step in the right direction for the Red Devils while his numbers from his time with Sporting…

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Surprise, surprise: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is not one-dimensional
19:01 Thursday 30th January 2020

A significant bloc among Manchester United supporters think very little of their manager. To them, he is inexperienced and tactically naïve in the dugout and a weak-minded sycophant behind the microphone. In part, their low opinion regarding…

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Tensions high: Man United fans went too far with Ed Woodward
17:02 Thursday 30th January 2020

Association football often brings out either the best and worst in people. Whether you're coming together to celebrate a huge team victory or debating a rival fan, emotions often run high. Simply put, there's no middle ground;…

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Furore over Solskjaer's Alexis comment MUFC ado about nothing
19:01 Wednesday 29th January 2020

If you count the 1980 Drybrough Cup, an eight-team competition held six times in the 1970s between the four highest-scoring clubs in the Scottish first and second divisions, Sir Alex Ferguson won one more trophy [40] as a manager than William…