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November 7, 2018 12:00 AM Man City host Shakhtar, United face Juve test

LONDON: Manchester United travel to Juventus for another date with former favourite son Cristiano Ronaldo as City host Shakhtar Donetsk in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday (today). Jose Mourinho’s side was outplayed two weeks ago during a 1-0 defeat at Old Trafford that left them five points adrift of the Italian champions in Group H.The United 2

October 30, 2018 12:00 AM Pogba, Martial combine for much-needed Man United win

MANCHESTER: Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial scored as Manchester United recorded a much-needed, if unconvincing, 2-1 Premier League win over Everton to ease the scrutiny on manager Jose Mourinho on Sunday. Gylfi Sigurdsson’s late penalty ensured an anxious end to proceedings for the hosts but, with United’s legendary former star Eric Cantona watching 2

October 27, 2018 12:00 AM Mourinho fears De Gea will reject new United deal

MANCHESTER: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is “not confident” that goalkeeper David De Gea will sign a new contract when his current Old Trafford deal expires. The 27-year-old Spain international was close to joining Real Madrid before a proposed move to the Bernabeu collapsed in 2015.With former Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois signing for Real in pre-season 6

October 20, 2018 12:00 AM Mourinho promises best behaviour for Chelsea return

MANCHESTER: Jose Mourinho insists he will be on his best behaviour on his return to Stamford Bridge, but hopes his Manchester United side inflict Chelsea’s first defeat of the season on Saturday (today). The Portuguese won three Premier League titles in two successful spells in charge of Chelsea, but has lost all three of his previous visits to Stamford 2

October 18, 2018 12:00 AM Messi would struggle in current Man United team: Scholes

LONDON: Paul Scholes says even Lionel Messi would struggle to shine in the current Manchester United team and that the struggling club are being laughed at by their rivals. The former United and England midfielder has been a frequent and vocal critic of his old club, who are languishing in eighth place in the Premier League — five points adrift of any other 2

September 15, 2018 12:00 AM Lukaku says Mourinho deserves respect for being ‘real’

MANCHESTER: Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku defended Jose Mourinho’s confrontational style of management, saying that the Portuguese deserves respect for not hiding his true feelings like several Premier League bosses. Mourinho has had strained relationships with some of his players at the club since taking charge in 2016, most notably with record 8

September 11, 2018 12:00 AM Zidane wants coaching return ‘soon’

MADRID: Zinedine Zidane has paved the way for a return to management by admitting he expects to take another coaching job soon. Zidane made the surprise decision to leave Real Madrid at the end of last season, five days after leading the club to a third consecutive Champions League title.The Frenchman said he believed change was needed for the team to “keep winning 1

September 6, 2018 12:00 AM Pogba always welcome at Barca, says Suarez

BARCELONA: Luis Suarez believes Paul Pogba should be challenging for more trophies than he is at Manchester United and would always be welcome at Barcelona. Pogba has endured a turbulent two years since returning to Old Trafford for a then world-record fee of 105 million euros ($121.7) and his relationship with coach Jose Mourinho has become strained 3

September 4, 2018 12:00 AM Lukaku double relieves pressure on Mourinho

BURNLEY, United Kingdom: Two goals from Romelu Lukaku brought Jose Mourinho a much-needed 2-0 win at Burnley on Sunday, although it was another eventful and controversial afternoon for his Manchester United side. England international Marcus Rashford, only on the field for 10 minutes as a substitute, was sent off after 70 minutes for a headbutt on Phil Bardsley 11

April 8, 2018 12:00 AM Man City bid to seal Premier League title

MANCHESTER: Manchester City can become English champions for the fifth time if they beat bitter rivals Manchester United on Saturday, with Pep Guardiola´s claim he was offered Paul Pogba in January adding spice to the occasion. A City side that has lost just once in the league will seal the title earlier than any side in Premier League history unless 4