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Archives: Manchester United

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling’s hot tub catches fire during poker party

Posted on by PA Sport

Firefighters were called to the home of Manchester United and England defender Chris Smalling after his hot tub caught fire on Tuesday night. It is understood an electrical fault may have led to a blaze in the garden of the … Continue reading

Valencia committed to holding on to Manchester United target Nicolas Otamendi

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Valencia sporting director Francisco Rufete says defender Nicolas Otamendi has not expressed a desire to leave the club. However, officials at the La Liga side are eager to secure the center-back for the long term with the likes of Manchester United expressing an … Continue reading

Glazers accused of ‘draining $1.5 billion’ from Manchester United

Posted on by PA Sport

The Glazer family has been accused of draining £1billion ($1.5 billion) from Manchester United and wrecking the club’s chances of dominating Europe. The Manchester United Supporters Trust (MUST) chose the 10-year anniversary of the Glazers’ takeover to launch a fresh … Continue reading

Study finds that Premier League TV viewers are only interested in the big teams

Posted on by Matt Lichtenstadter
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Often we’re told as football fans that the Premier League is the best league in the world. Based on the performances of English teams in Europe, that’s not true. What is true is that the Premier League is the most … Continue reading

Watch Crystal Palace 1-2 Manchester United match highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport

"Football is crazy" was manager Louis van Gaal's frank assessment after Manchester United rode their luck at Crystal Palace to bring their losing streak to a timely end. Defeats to Chelsea, Everton and West Brom saw the Red Devils arrive … Continue reading

Manchester United confirm Michael Carrick will miss the remainder of the season

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has been ruled out for the remainder of the season with a calf injury. The last time Carrick featured for United was during his side’s 4-2 victory of Manchester City on April 12. The midfielder … Continue reading

Manchester United must be patient with Memphis Depay’s precocious talent

Posted on by Matt Jones

The tussle for Memphis Depay’s signature looked as though it was going to be one of the most complex transfer stories of the summer. But great credit must go to Manchester United, who, despite a wealth of classy competition, confirmed … Continue reading

Manchester United agree £22 million deal for PSV Eindhoven forward Memphis Depay

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester United have confirmed they reached an agreement with PSV Eindhoven for forward Memphis Depay. The deal for the 21-year-old Dutch international is believed to be for £22 million and will be made official once the summer window opens in … Continue reading

A Premier League XI that combined equals Radamel Falcao’s salary

Posted on by Chris Moore

When Manchester United brought in Radamel Falcao on loan at the start of the season many assumed that the Colombian superstar would set the Premier League on fire.  Unfortunately for the Red Devils and their fans, this hasn’t been the … Continue reading

David de Gea may leave Manchester United, says Phil Neville

Posted on by PA Sport

Phil Neville fears David de Gea will leave Manchester United this summer. European champions Real Madrid have been monitoring De Gea’s contract negotiations with United and are ready to pounce if the Spaniard does not sign an extension to his … Continue reading

New book reveals more insight into Louis van Gaal’s coaching philosophy

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Much has been made this season about Louis van Gaal’s managerial style and coaching strategy at Manchester United. Now, a new book published in Holland by Dutch author Mike van Damme details the story of Ajax’s 1995 Champions League winning … Continue reading

Robin van Persie relieved of penalty-taking duties at Manchester United

Posted on by PA Sport

Louis van Gaal has relieved Robin van Persie of penalty-taking duties for Manchester United following his miss in the 1-0 defeat to West Brom. The Baggies recorded successive victories at Old Trafford for the first time since 1959 after Chris … Continue reading

David de Gea to sign extension with Manchester United until June 2017, says report

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea is set to snub interest from Real Madrid and sign a two-year deal which will see him remain at Old Trafford until June 2017. According to the British tabloid the Sun, the 24-year-old will agree … Continue reading

Watch Manchester United 0-1 WBA match highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport

Tony Pulis gave his players the hairdryer treatment at Old Trafford and the move paid off as West Brom recorded a famous and vital victory against Manchester United. West Brom earned successive victories at United's home for the first time … Continue reading

QPR defender Rio Ferdinand’s wife Rebecca Ellison dies from cancer

Posted on by Peter Quinn

The wife of Queens Park Rangers defender Rio Ferdinand has died from cancer. Rebecca Ellison, who married Ferdinand in 2009, had breast cancer. She leaves behind three children, Lorenz, Tate and and Tia; ages nine, six and four. The former … Continue reading

Wayne Rooney fit to face West Brom after injury scare; Carrick remains sidelined

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has confirmed Wayne Rooney is fit to face West Brom on Saturday. There had been serious concern around Old Trafford that Rooney had suffered a season-ending injury against Everton last Sunday. Initial tests on his … Continue reading

Borussia Dortmund confirm Ilkay Gundogan will not extend his contract past June 2016

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Borussia Dortmund have confirmed midfielder Ilkay Gundogan will not extend his contract with the club past June 2016. The news was revealed on the club’s official Twitter account. This means the German international will likely leave the Bundesliga club this … Continue reading

Wayne Rooney could miss the remainder of the season with knee ligament damage

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester United could be without the services of Wayne Rooney for the remainder of the season after the forward suffered an injury during the dying minutes of his side’s 3-0 defeat to Everton on Sunday. Initial tests on his knee were … Continue reading