Man United

  • Manchester United believe in the Van Gaal way: Juan Mata August 6, 2014

    Miami: Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata says the team has shown during their preseason tour of the United States that they believe in the new system introduced by Dutch coach Louis van Gaal. United wrapped up their US tour with a 31 win over rivals Liverpool in the International Champions...
  • Chelsea ask Manchester United to pay 40mn pounds for Juan Mata: report January 21, 2014

    Manchester United have upped their interested in Chelsea playmaker Juan Mata, and according to Daily Mail, the Blues have asked the 19time EPL champions to put a whopping 40 million pounds on the table. The defending Premier League champions have the cash to pull off the deal and manager David Moyes'...
  • Manchester United concede late to lose 01 to Everton December 5, 2013

    Manchester: Manchester United were cut adrift in the Premier League title race after losing 10 at home to Everton, thanks to Bryan Oviedo's late strike at Old Trafford on Wednesday. United manager David Moyes endured a frustrating evening against the club he quit in the summer as leftback Oviedo slotted home...
  • Arsenal go hunting in Cardiff, Spurs host Manchester United November 30, 2013

    London: Tottenham Hotspur's meltdown at Manchester City exposed serious flaws in Andre VillasBoas's project and the young coach is under intense scrutiny ahead of Sunday's match with Premier League champions Manchester United. Backtoback games against Manchester's finest always looked like a yardstick for Tottenham's progress in the wake of the world...
  • Man United hitmen Van Persie, Rooney in form for Sociedad clash November 4, 2013

    Madrid: Manchester United's hopes of silverware this season will likely rest on the shoulders of Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney, and manager David Moyes believes the attacking pair is starting to move into top gear. The Dutchman and the Englishman scored in Saturday's 31 victory at Fulham as the champions...
  • Lure of Manchester United enough to keep Januzaj: Moyes October 6, 2013

    Adnan Januzaj's eyecatching first Premier League start for Manchester United in their 21 win at Sunderland on Saturday impressed manager David Moyes but appeared not enough to send him rushing to lock the 18yearold into a new longterm deal. Januzaj's brace at the Stadium of Light was a statement of his...
  • Van Persie absence highlights Manchester United's limitations September 23, 2013

    London: The writing was on the wall for Manchester United the moment striker Robin van Persie was declared a nonstarter for their derby against Manchester City on Sunday. Even with Wayne Rooney producing an energetic display, the loss of the Dutchman with a groin injury left United toothless against a City...
  • Fergie factor figures in first Ferguson-free Manchester derby September 20, 2013

    Manchester: The first Manchester derby of the post-Alex Ferguson era takes place with the former United manager's influence keenly felt after he timed his praise for striker Wayne Rooney to coincide with the build-up to Sunday's game. Ferguson was critical of the England striker's form last season and the Scot's disclosure...
  • No new Rooney bid before United game, says Mourinho August 22, 2013

    London: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says a new bid for Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney won't be submitted until after Monday's match at the Premier League champions. Chelsea have had two bids rejected for the unsettled Rooney, who indicated to United towards the end of last season that he wanted to...
  • Cesc Fabregas accepts Manchester United offer: report July 28, 2013

    Barcelona star Cesc Fabregas is on his way to Old Trafford, with Sunday Express Sport reporting that the midfielder has agreed to join Manchester United after a secret meeting between his agent Darren Dein and United's chief executive Ed Woodward. "Woodward came home early from his club's extensive Far East tour...
  • Manchester United reject Chelsea's bid for Wayne Rooney July 17, 2013

    Manchester United have stuck to their stance of not putting Wayne Rooney up for sale by rejecting Chelsea's bid, reported to be 10m in cash plus a player, reports BBC. The Blues were reportedly willing to offer either Juan Mata or David Luiz plus the cash for the 27yearold Rooney,...
  • Aeroflot becomes Manchester United's official airline July 8, 2013

    Manchester: Aeroflot has signed up as Manchester United's official airline in the first international sports sponsorship deal for the Russian carrier. United managing director Richard Arnold says the deal is the club's "first commercial venture in Russia, an expanding market we are keen to explore further." United has 18 million...
  • Chelsea ready to offer 20 million pounds for Rooney: report July 2, 2013

    Eyed by many English clubs after his desire to move from Manchester United, Wayne Rooney has reportedly got himself interested in a 20millionpound offer by Jose Mourinho's Chelsea, according to The Telegraph Following new United manager David Moyes officially taking charge on Monday, a meeting between the former Everton coach and...
  • Neymar urges Rooney to join Barcelona, Moyes monitors July 1, 2013

    Brazilian star Neymar, who signed on the dotted line for Barcelona before helping his country clinch the Confederations Cup beating Spain on Sunday, has urged the reportedly onsale Wayne Rooney to join him at Nou Camp The Telegraph has reported. "The style of football we [Barcelona] play and the level...
  • Wayne Rooney alert: Manchester United set for sale talks June 29, 2013

    Manchester United are ready to meet their star striker Wayne Rooney as the forward continues to show interest in leaving Old Trafford with Chelsea and Arsenal keeping a close eye on the proceedings, the Daily Mail has reported. Rooney had asked for transfer last season as well, which led him...
  • AC Milan going after United captain Vidic: report June 29, 2013

    Serie A giants AC Milan are expected to make a move to rope in EPL champions Manchester United's skipper Nemanja Vidic, according to the Daily Mirror. Vidic, 31, has struggled with injuries over the past couple of seasons but that, according to the report, won't stop Milan from going after the...
  • Claudio Marchisio responds to Manchester United links June 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio has been linked to a move to Manchester United, and according to the Mirror, the 27yearold Italian has said that he will be 'proud' to get an offer from Old Trafford. The new United manager David Moyes is reportedly looking for a central midfielder after...
  • Rooney removes Manchester United credentials on Twitter May 9, 2013

    Fuelling speculations that he has handed a transfer request, Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has changed his Twitter credentials to '@NikeUK athlete' from 'Manchester United footballer'. In a move that will surely irk Manchester United fans, Rooney took an unusual step when he removed the name of 'Manchester United' from his...
  • Alex Ferguson shocks Manchester United with decision to retire May 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Manchester United on Wednesday confirmed Sir Alex Ferguson will leave the club at the end of this season after spending 26 years at Old Trafford. Ferguson will now be the director and ambassador at the club after leaving the coaching job. According to British media reports, Everton manager David...
  • Twitterview: Reactions to Alex Ferguson's possible Man Utd exit May 8, 2013

    Media reports on Tuesday suggested Everton coach David Moyes is likely to replace Ferguson at Manchester United next season. Moyes was made Everton manager in 2002 and since then he has turned out fairly good results considering he has never had topclass players to manage. He is the third longest serving...
  • Manchester United without Alex Ferguson hard but will happen April 24, 2013

    London: With each trophy Alex Ferguson delivers for Manchester United comes the realisation that he'll have to be replaced one day. But even at the age of 71, and after more than 26 years as manager, Ferguson shows no sign of relinquishing one of the most coveted jobs in world...
  • At 39, Giggs signs new Manchester United contract March 1, 2013

    Manchester: Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs on Friday signed a new one-year contract that will keep the Welshman at Old Trafford until June 2014 and see him complete his 23rd season as a first-team player. Giggs is also poised to reach another milestone in his extraordinary career this weekend as he...