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Dortmund Star Sets His Sights On Fulfilling Childhood Dream To Play For United

Borussia Dortmund centre-back Manuel Akanji says his ambition is to play for Manchester United in the future. The 23-year-old only signed for the German club last January in a €21.5m deal, but he has set his sights on fulfilling his dream of playing for his boyhood team: “I have a big dream. To get as …

‘Would take him back in a heartbeat’ – United Fans React To Reports Of Star’s Possible Return To The Club

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is keen on Zlatan Ibrahimovic returning to the club, according to reports in the UK. The Swedish striker left Old Trafford for MLS side LA Galaxy in March, but the Portuguese boss is said to want the 37-year-old back to help influence the dressing room. Fans on Twitter all seem …

Zlatan Backs Mourinho To Win Premier League Title At United

Former Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has backed Jose Mourinho to win the Premier League title during his tenure at Old Trafford. The Portuguese manager has come under severe pressure in recent weeks after a number of poor performances, but the ex Swedish international believes his former coach can turn things around: “I think he …

United On Alert With Barcelona Star Reportedly Unhappy After Contract Snub

Manchester United could make a move for Barcelona left-back Jordi Alba, according to reports in the English media. The Spaniard has not been offered a new deal to stay at the Camp Nou despite the player wanting to commit his future to the Catalan club for the long-term. Alba is said to be very unhappy …

Mourinho Wants Double Raid On Milan Clubs To Mend Defensive Issues

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho wants the club to sign Inter Milan’s Milan Skriniar and AC Milan’s Alessio Romagnoli, according to reports. The Portuguese boss believes that the United board will be keener to back moves for the centre-back pairing because of their age. Both Serie A defenders are 23 years old and would prove to …

Manchester United Left Back Luke Shaw Dealt Injury Setback Ahead Of Internationals

Manchester United left-back Luke Shaw could miss England’s upcoming games against Croatia and Spain, according to reports. The 23-year-old completed the full 90 minutes against Newcastle United on Saturday evening, but following the 3-2 win, he complained about picking up a knock. At this stage, there isn’t any information regarding the nature of the injury, …

Premier League Team of the Week: Pogba proving the doubters wrong

Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester City all extended their unbeaten starts to the Premier League season this weekend. The Blues beat Southampton 3-0 at St. Mary’s, whilst the latter two saw out a 0-0 draw at Anfield. Elsewhere, Manchester United produced a brilliant comeback from two down to beat struggling Newcastle 3-2, while the Premier League’s …

England legend slams Manchester United as “embarrassing” despite Newcastle victory

England legend Alan Shearer says it is not just Jose Mourinho who should take the blame for Manchester United’s “embarrassing” start to the season. United came from two goals down to beat Newcastle United 3-2 at Old Trafford earlier today, however the performance was unable to prevent the Red Devils from Shearer’s criticism. “The whole …

Antonio Valencia apologises for Instagram mishap

Antonio Valencia has apologised for liking an Instagram post claiming Jose Mourinho should be sacked. The 33-year-old, who is reported to have fallen out with Mourinho in recent weeks, was in the team for Tuesday’s 0-0 draw with Valencia in the Champions League. And following the clash, the Ecuador International liked a picture of himself …

Sweden star flattered by Manchester United interest

Sweden international Andreas Granqvist says he is flattered by rumours that Manchester United are interested in signing him on-loan. The 33-year-old Helsingborgs defender starred at the World Cup, scoring two goals as Sweden reached the quarterfinals, where they were eventually knocked out by England. And according to reports in Sweden, his performances caught the eye …

Paul Scholes: Mourinho is embarrassing Manchester United

Paul Scholes says Jose Mourinho is ‘embarrassing Manchester United’ and that he is lucky to remain in the job. United slumped to another poor result last night in the Champions League as they were held 0-0 by Valencia at Old Trafford. The draw means United have now failed to win in four games, having being …

Barcelona legend explains why Chelsea are outperforming Manchester United this season

Former Barcelona and Ajax star Frank de Boer says Chelsea are performing better than Manchester United this season because they are enjoying playing under their manager.  Chelsea remain unbeaten in all competitions having won seven of of their nine games, and have adapted quickly to the new style of football brought in by Maurizio Sarri, who joined …

Luke Shaw slams “horrendous” Manchester United after shocking West Ham defeat

Luke Shaw says Manchester United were “horrendous” against West Ham and that it is the players who must take responsibility for the “awful” performance. Jose Mourinho’s side ended an already miserable week in the worst possible fashion as they were swept aside 3-1 by West Ham at the London Stadium on Saturday. The defeat was …

United legend hints club must seriously consider the future of Jose Mourinho after West Ham defeat

Rio Ferdinand says Manchester United have some “big decisions” with the regards to the future of manager Jose Mourinho following the defeat to West Ham on Saturday. The Red Devils slumped to a 3-1 defeat at the hands of the Hammers, with goals from Marko Arnautovic, Felipe Anderson and an own-goal from Victor Lindelof sealing …

United Step Back From Making January Bid For £58m Rated Serie A Star

Manchester United are unlikely to make a January bid for Inter Milan defender Milan Skriniar, despite Jose Mourinho being keen on the player, according to reports in Italy. The Portuguese boss is said to be a fan of the Slovakian international and would like the club to bankroll an offer of €60m (£53m) to €65m …

Ronaldo available to face Manchester United in the Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo will be available to play against Manchester United next month after having his Champions League ban reduced to just one game. The former Old Trafford favourite saw a straight red card on his European debut with new club Juventus after appearing to pull Valencia defender Jeison Murillo’s hair. Ronaldo was originally handed a three-game …

Mourinho Wants To Sign England International To Strengthen United’s Defence

Manchester United could make a move for Chelsea defender Gary Cahill in the January transfer window, according to reports in the English media. Manager Jose Mourinho is keen to strengthen his defence and he may turn to a former player of his in order to reinforce what has become a problem area of the pitch. …

Karl Pilkington says supporting Manchester United is like having a tortoise for a pet

Comedian Karl Pilkington says supporting Manchester United is like having a “tortoise for a pet” because “they are not entertaining to watch.” Pilkington, whose new show ‘Sick of It’ starts on Sky One this week, was pitting his wits against the BBC’s Mark Lawrenson to predict this weekend’s scores when he came out with the …