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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 3

March 10, 2018 12:00 AM Klopp happy to park bus at United for ticket to second place

MANCHESTER: Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp believes that Saturday’s Premier League clash with Manchester United is not a battle of playing styles and said he would have no problem ‘parking the bus’ to stop United’s attack. Attack-minded Liverpool have blown away teams this season with their free-flowing style of play while United have often been criticised 6

February 13, 2018 12:00 AM Mourinho refuses to slam Smalling over costly dive

NEWCASTLE, United Kingdom: Jose Mourinho has refused to criticise Chris Smalling for a dive which led to the decisive goal in Manchester United’s shock 1-0 defeat at Newcastle. Mourinho was scathing about United’s defending as Matt Ritchie scored from the 65th minute free-kick awarded after Smalling threw himself to the ground before he was tackled by Jonjo 7

January 28, 2018 12:00 AM Five-goal Leicester overcome ‘Posh’ hurdle in FA Cup

LONDON: Premier League Leicester City made light work of a potentially troublesome FA Cup fourth-round hurdle on Saturday as doubles from Kelechi Iheanacho and debutant Fousseni Diabate eased them towards a 5-1 victory at third-tier Peterborough United. Iheanacho took his tally of FA Cup goals to nine in nine games with two fine first-half strikes 5

December 16, 2017 12:00 AM In Man City’s shadow, top-four scrap begins

LONDON: With Pep Guardiola’s record-breaking Manchester City team galloping away towards the Premier League title, attention is starting to shift to the jostling for Champions League positions. Manchester United, 11 points below City in second place, and third-place Chelsea are well placed, but beneath them the picture is more fluid.Just a point separates 5

September 22, 2017 12:00 AM Manchester United post record profits

LONDON: Manchester United announced record revenues and operating profits on Thursday despite missing out on the riches of the Champions League last season. The Old Trafford club earned revenues of £581.2 million ($783 million, 659 million euros) in the 12 months to the end of June and made an operating profit of £80.8 million.Debt, linked to the purchase 15

September 17, 2017 12:00 AM Lukaku set Rooney target by Mourinho

MANCHESTER: Jose Mourinho has suggested that Romelu Lukaku will struggle to match Wayne Rooney’s Manchester United achievements, because the Premier League has become a much more demanding competition. Lukaku has made an impressive start to his United career since arriving from Everton for £75million in July, a day after Rooney made the move in the opposite 11

August 20, 2017 12:00 AM Lukaku strikes as United rout Swansea

SWANSEA, United Kingdom: Manchester United maintained their dream Premier League start as goals from Eric Bailly, Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial secured a 4-0 victory at Swansea City on Saturday. Having put West Ham United to the sword with another 4-0 win in their opening game of the new campaign, United looked like being made to settle 19

August 8, 2017 9:16 PM Real Madrid see off United to win European Super Cup

A delightful goal by Isco proved the difference as Real Madrid survived a Manchester United fightback to win 2-1 and lift the UEFA Super Cup in the Macedonian capital of Skopje on Tuesday. Casemiro put the reigning European champions in front on 24 minutes on a steamy summer's night in the Balkans and Isco doubled their lead seven minutes into the second 16

June 20, 2017 11:20 AM Jose Mourinho accused of $3.7m tax fraud in Spain

Spanish prosecutors file claim against Manchester United manager for tax fraud while he was managing Real Madrid. Spanish prosecutors have had filed a claim against Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on two counts of tax fraud in 2011 and 2012, when he managed Real Madrid. The Portuguese manager owes Spanish tax authorities €3.3m ($3.7m), a Madrid 24