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Archives: Manchester United

Manchester United Striker Robin van Persie: I’m Back to My Best

Posted on by PA Sport

Robin van Persie insists he is back to his best and has denied suggestions he is over the hill. Van Persie will look to continue his recent good form on Sunday when Manchester United host bitter rivals Liverpool. The arrival … Continue reading

Angel Di Maria Still Missing for Manchester United

Posted on by PA Sport

Angel di Maria will miss Manchester United’s crunch match against Liverpool on Sunday. United’s record signing has missed the last two games with a hamstring injury and will not be in the match day squad this weekend, manager Louis van … Continue reading

The Soccer Haters Can Hate, But Soccer is Here to Stay

Posted on by Lawrence Dockery

Soccer is growing at an astonishing rate in this country.  Yet there are some people who refuse to believe it.  Soccer haters continuous go to line is, “Nobody cares about soccer.”  This could not be farther from the truth. Not … Continue reading

Watch Gary Neville Compare Manchester United to a Pub Team [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

It’s been an eventful 24 hours for Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville who said that Manchester United got away with murder in their performance against Southampton. Plus he compared Manchester United and Liverpool to being pub teams (both clubs play … Continue reading

Player Ratings: Southampton 1 Manchester United 2

Posted on by Chris Winterburn

In a match between two teams managed by Dutchmen, Manchester United took the spoils as Robin van Persie’s brace took United to a rather fortuitous win in a match littered with errors from both sides. Southampton Fraser Forster – 4 … Continue reading

Watch Southampton 1-2 Manchester United Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport

Robin van Persie's brace handed Manchester United a 2-1 victory at Southampton and gave Louis van Gaal first Premier League blood in his 10-year feud with Ronald Koeman. Van Persie ghosted onto Jose Fonte's loose backpass before flicking home Wayne … Continue reading

‘Manchester United-Liverpool Rivalry’ to Air on NBCSN at 11:30pm ET Monday

Posted on by Christopher Harris

I honestly can’t remember the last time I watched a TV program where the hairs were standing up on the back of my neck, but it happened this weekend. The sensation happened while I was watching a screener copy of Manchester … Continue reading

Southampton vs Man United: TV Times and Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller

Here’s today’s TV schedule for viewers/readers in the United States: Southampton vs Manchester United, 3pm, NBCSN and NBC Sports Live Extra; Arlo White & Graeme Le Saux Starting lineups: Southampton: Forster, Clyne, Fonte (c), Yoshida, Bertrand, Wanyama, S. Davis, Tadić, … Continue reading

Lucas Silva To Complete £12 Million Real Madrid Move This Week, Say Reports

Posted on by Peter Quinn

According to various reports emanating from Spain and Brazil, Cruzeiro midfielder Lucas Silva will finalize a move to Real Madrid in the coming days. The highly-rated Brazilian is expected to sign a contract with the ten-time champions of Europe this week, … Continue reading

Dutch Rivals Van Gaal and Koeman Quiet On Relationship

Posted on by PA Sport

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal will cross swords with fellow Dutchman and his former assistant Ronald Koeman on Monday – but both managers have declared their personal relationship to be "private". Koeman, now Southampton manager, worked under Van Gaal … Continue reading

Looking at Louis van Gaal’s Transfer Plans For January And Next Summer

Posted on by Chris Winterburn
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Manchester United finally appear to have shaken off the lingering cobwebs from Sir Alex Ferguson’s departure and have begun to find form on a regular basis with Louis van Gaal’s side recording four straight league victories for the first time … Continue reading

Louis Van Gaal Backed To Spend £200million In Coming Transfer Windows, Say Reports

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Various reports emanating from England are speculating that Manchester United have backed Louis van Gaal to spend up to £200 million during the next two transfer windows. According to these stories, the Dutch manager has identified targets to solidify United’s midfield and … Continue reading

Roy Keane Still Wants Sir Alex Ferguson Apology

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Roy Keane would be prepared to meet up with Sir Alex Ferguson for a cup of tea – if he receives an apology from the former Manchester United manager. Former Red Devils captain Keane feels Ferguson should say sorry for … Continue reading

Van Gaal: Manchester United Deserved Win Against Stoke

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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal felt his side deserved to cling on to beat Stoke – but was far from happy with their performance. David de Gea produced two brilliant last-gasp saves and Ashley Young also cleared off the … Continue reading

Premier League Tuesday, Gameweek 14: Starting Lineups, TV Times & Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller

Here’s today’s TV schedule for viewers/readers in the United States: Tuesday, December 2: Manchester United vs Stoke, 2:45pm, NBCSN and NBC Sports Live Extra; Steve Bower & Phil Neville Leicester City vs Liverpool, 2:45pm, NBC Sports Live Extra; Jon Champion … Continue reading

Arsenal And Manchester United Prepared To Battle For Cruzeiro’s Lucas Silva, Say Reports

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Cruzeiro midfielder Lucas Silva has led his club to the Brasileirao league title and is reportedly ready for a new challenge in his career – European football. According to various reports emanating from England, the 21-year-old is being monitored by … Continue reading

Key Premier League Refereeing Decisions: Gameweek 13

Posted on by Andy Turnbull

Southampton against Manchester City was the showpiece game of the weekend, following the home side’s superb start to the season. Mike Jones was the man in charge at St Mary’s and had a strange first 45 minutes. The most bizarre … Continue reading

NBC Broadcast of Arsenal-Manchester United Sets US TV Viewership Record

Posted on by Christopher Harris

NBC’s live broadcast of Arsenal against Manchester United set a record for the most-watched live Premier League game in US TV history. An average viewing audience of 1.4 million people watched the Saturday, November 22 broadcast that began at 12:30pm ET. … Continue reading