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The Current State Of The Top Six In The Premier League (Part 2) – Football Article

As promised and continuing our last article we now conclude our look at the current state of the top six with the remaining three clubs. Manchester United Now in fourth place having just beaten Fulham by three goals to nil United are the form team of the top six at present. With a much changed team from the one expected to be facing PSG on Tuesday, Ole Gunnar Solskjær proved, yet again, that he has the tactical nous and the depth…

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Real Football Cast – Season 1 Episode 30 – Football Article

The Real Football Cast has reached the big 3-0. No birthday cake or anything though as instead we take a look at what has happened in the Premier League over the past seven days. And just last week it seems as if the title race is becoming red hot with City marching back to the top of the table in scintillating fashion and that’s not the only thing up for discussion this week: Calamity Chelsea Lively Liverpool Backwards Brighton Sloppy…

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Liverpool’s rivalry with City ‘might overtake’ United one, says Scholes – Football Article

Paul Scholes reckons Liverpool’s rivalry with Manchester United is still the biggest in the country – but interestingly suggests that if we keep competing with Manchester City for top honours – that may eclipse it. United have traditionally always been our biggest foe – even when we were dominating and they were struggling in the 1980s – but the feud between us and City is undeniably growing. SEE MORE:Jordan Henderson has nailed it on Naby Keita Their fans have oddly…

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Chelsea fans hit the roof with Maurizio Sarri’s stubborn team selection – Football Article

Dan Mullan/Getty Images Chelsea fans have hit the roof after seeing the starting eleven which Maurizio Sarri has named to face Manchester United in the FA Cup this evening. Sarri has come under increased scrutiny, from both fans and pundits, following a string of tactical stubbornness. It’s an obvious criticism of our manager, who didn’t rotate at Napoli and doesn’t appear to have any sort of viable plan B. The Italian is a disciple of Johann Cruyff, who focused…

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Manchester United in pole position to sign this Serie A defender! – Football Article

Share Tweet Share Share Email United are in pole position to sign the defender and are ready to activate his release clause. Manchester United were linked with a lot of players in the winter transfer window. The likes of Koulibaly and Skriniar were all linked with a move to Old Trafford. Gareth Bale and Philippe Coutinho were linked for a move as well. However, United didn’t sign any player in January transfer window. After the 2-0 defeat to Paris Saint…

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Man United line up bid to sign Joao Felix – Football Article

Manchester United are lining up a summer swoop for Benfica attacker Joao Felix. The 19-year-old wonderkid has impressed with the Portuguese giants this term, scoring nine times with five assists in 23 appearances. Liverpool reportedly failed with a £61m bid for the teenager during the January, while the Red Devils are believed to have scouted the forward in recent weeks. The Portugal Under-21 international recently revealed that he is contemplating about leaving the club and hinted at a move to…

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Man United consider £70m bid for Dortmund youngster | Football Action – Football Article

Manchester United are reportedly planning a summer move for Jadon Sancho as their marquee signing by spending £70m to lure the Borussia Dortmund youngster to Old Trafford. The 18-year-old has impressed with the Germans this term, netting eight goals and setting up 13 more in 33 appearances since joining the club from Manchester City in 2017. He has earned lots of praise from a number of opposition managers, most recently Mauricio Pochettino of Tottenham Hotspur and the player is believed…

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Man City to beat Man United to Tanguy Ndombele signing? | Football Views – Football Blog | Opinion – Football Article

The two Manchester giants are ready to flex their muscles in the race for the signature of Lyon star Tanguy Ndombele, according to The Sun. City are reportedly ready to go to battle with United for the France international this summer. The reigning Premier League champions have identified Ndombele as an ideal candidate to replace Fernandinho at the Etihad Stadium. With the Brazilian is set to turn 34 in May, the report goes on to claim that City boss Pep…

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Chelsea v Manchester United – FA Cup Preview and Betting Tips – Football Article

Chelsea host Manchester United tomorrow evening in the FA Cup at Stamford Bridge in an eagerly awaited clash that is undoubtedly the fixture of the fifth round. Not only is it a clash between the two most successful teams of the Premier League era, it is also a repeat of last seasons final, a game Chelsea won 1-0 at Wembley courtesy of a Eden Hazard penalty. Here’s a guide we put together to show how we think the match will…

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Warning for Spurs as Man Utd not put off by Mauricio Pochettino’s huge compensation fee – Football Article

An exclusive has emerged from the Evening Standard claiming Manchester United are prepared to pay huge compensation fee to prise Mauricio Pochettino from Totteham Hotspur. This not only suggests that United will dismiss caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for the full-time position as well as go for the more expensive option, which will surprise some fans. United’s latest financial results, including profits of £44 million, show the club is still running smoothly even when results haven’t been great. READ MORE: Ole…

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Ole hints 2 teenagers could face Chelsea in FA Cup – Football Article

Manchester United travel to Stamford Bridge on Monday night to take on Chelsea in the fifth round of this season’s FA Cup. The Blues were hammered 6-0 at Manchester City in the Premier League last weekend before bouncing back with a 2-1 win at Malmo in the Europa League on Thursday night. Our 3-0 win over Fulham on Saturday saw us leapfrog Chelsea into fourth spot in the Premier League. Caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has spoken to the media…

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Manchester United’s commercial partnerships – Game of the People – Football Article

AFTER a match at Old Trafford, the 70,000-odd supporters disperse and make their way home or maybe to a bar, pub or restaurant. The chances are, they will come across products that have been touched by the Manchester United franchise. They may drive a car that may be lubricated by a company that is part of the MUFC partnership programme, they may get some cash from a bank that has links with the club. They may have a drink or…

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Manchester United hit with twin blows with Lingard and Martial injuries Manchester United – Football Article

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed that Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard will both be out for between two and three weeks due to injury. Both players had to be substituted during Tuesday night’s Champions League defeat to Paris Saint-Germain and neither will be available for Monday’s FA Cup fifth-round clash with Chelsea. But Alexis Sánchez – who reportedly picked up a knock after colliding with the linesman before he even came on the pitch in mid-week –…

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United Will Probably Exit The Champion’s League But The Rest Of The English Clubs Should Be Alright – Football Article

So the bubble has finally burst! Poor little Ole Gunnar Solskjær has lost a game of football for the first time since joining the club as caretaker manager. In fairness, he managed to do it in some style choosing, as he did, a Champion’s League night at Old Trafford against PSG who won quite comfortably by two goals to nil. The mitigating circumstances would be that he lost Jesse Lingard and Anthony Martial to injury and had to play entire…

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Solskjaer says Chelsea could have scored 2 or 3 against Man City – Football Article

Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reckons Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Manchester City could have been much closer. The Norwegian was at the Etihad Stadium last weekend to watch Maurizio Sarri’s side getting thrashed by Pep Guardiola’s champions last weekend ahead of United’s trip to Stamford Bridge for an FA Cup fifth round tie on Monday evening. Solskjaer says City were clinical and that Chelsea could have scored two or three goals of their own to make the scoreline…

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Man United enter Luis Suarez race | Football Views – Football Blog | Opinion – Football Article

Manchester United have reportedly identified Barcelona forward Luis Suarez as a potential signing this summer. The Uruguay international has enjoyed a successful spell at Camp Nou with 168 goals in 229 appearances, but the attacker has now turned 32 years of age and it seems uncertain how long he will remain at the club. Suarez still has two-and-a-half years left on his existing contract but according to GOLdigital, the Red Devils are said to be considering an approach in the…

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Solskjaer accepts ‘reality check’, defends ‘unlucky’ Pogba – Football Article

Date published: Tuesday 12th February 2019 11:38 Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits the defeat to PSG offered Manchester United a ‘reality check’ after a run of 11 games unbeaten since he took over. The Red Devils were no match for PSG once the Ligue 1 side upped the tempo in the second half of their Champions League last 16 first-leg clash at Old Trafford. Goals from Presnel Kimpembe and Kylian Mbappe have given United an uphill task but Solskjaer is adamant that the…

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Solskjaer says ‘mountains are there to be climbed’ after 2-0 defeat to PSG in UCL – Football Article

Manchester United’s hopes of progressing to the quarter finals of the Champions League were dealt a hammer blow tonight, as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side slipped to a disappointing 2-0 defeat to PSG at Old Trafford. Despite, the French Champions being without star attackers Neymar and Edison Cavani, Thomas Tuchel’s side outclassed a lacklustre United. Former Manchester United winger Angel Di Maria was widely booed by the home crowd throughout, but the Argentina international would have the last laugh laying on…

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Solskjaer warns that PSG defeat is not season defining; refuses to accept tie is over – Football Article

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has warned tonight’s 2-0 defeat against Paris Saint-Germain won’t be season defining, and his Manchester United players will learn from it. The Norwegian was clearly unimpressed with suffering his first defeat as United manager but he refused to accept the tie is offer, despite considering two away goals which gives the French giants a massive advantage towards qualifying for the quarter-finals. Solskjaer had gone 11 games without a defeat prior to tonight, so it’s essential to offer…

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Jose Mourinho to host Champions League show on Russian channel RT Manchester United – Football Article

Manchester United’s ex-manager José Mourinho is to host his own show on Russian TV channel RT, formerly known as Russia Today, the station says. Mourinho, 56, will provide analysis of Champions League games in the fortnightly football programme. “I’m going to talk about football on RT. What else did you think I was going to do?” he says in a promotional video. As the world discusses what’s next for Jose Mourinho, we have the answer…https://t.co/2kGsQ7OSFC #JoseMourinho #ChampionsLeague #Mourinho pic.twitter.com/Utki5qGCg8 —…

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Fulham 0-3 Man United: The Talking Points – Football Article

Man United’s unbeaten run under Ole Gunnar Solksjaer grew longer when they beat Fulham 3-0 at Craven Cottage on Saturday. A brace from Paul Pogba and a very good individual strike from Anthony Martial settled the tie in favour of the Red Devils. Contributing writer, Nathan Quao, observed the tie and shares his observations. Early pressure was resisted Any time Man United goes to an away ground, there is the expectation that the hosts will fight hard and try…

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The Current State Of The Top Six In The Premier League (Part 2) – Football Article

As promised and continuing our last article we now conclude our look at the current state of the top six with the remaining three clubs. Manchester United Now in fourth place having just beaten Fulham by three goals to nil United are the form team of the top six at present. With a much changed team from the one expected to be facing PSG on Tuesday, Ole Gunnar Solskjær proved, yet again, that he has the tactical nous and the depth…

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Transfer Rumours: Manchester United Planning Switch For Ryan Sessegnon? – Football Article

Embed from Getty Images Manchester United and Fulham met this Saturday in the Premier League, and The Red Devils ran away as winners by a comfortable 3-0 score at Craven Cottage. However, there’s a possibility these two sides grab headlines once again, but due to transfer reasons. According to several reports coming out of England, the Old Trafford side is keen to talk with Fulham regarding a potential £50m move for Ryan Sessegnon. The winger has been reluctant to sign a…

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Why Thomas Tuchel must be wary of Solskjaer’s men – Football Weeks – Football Article

Manchester United are set to resume their Champions League campaign on Tuesday as they face Thomas Tuchel’s Paris St-German. The Red Devils are in confident mood having won 10 of their last 11 matches across all competitions and they are more than ready to face whatever challenge the Ligue 1 champions might impose. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s role in the club’s recent transformation cannot be overemphasized as his quest for more attacking football has brought the best out of his players.…

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Real Football Cast – Season 1 Episode 29 – Football Article

The Real Football Cast returns for its 29th full length of the episode of the season and as the numbers get bigger, the drama in the title race begins to heat up. The past few days have been no different as Liverpool’s gap at the top has been eroded by Manchester City and Pep’s men have the target locked and in their sights. The title race is one of many topics we touch on this week, a big thanks to…

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Man United identify Raphael Varane as top target | Football Action – Football Article

Manchester United have reportedly identified Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane as a potential signing this summer. The Red Devils have been interested in revamping the centre of their defence for the past two transfer windows, but no new signings have been made in that area of the pitch. However, the North-West giants continue to be linked with a number of players, and it appears that the club will try to lure a World Cup winner to Old Trafford in summer…

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Manchester United injury update ahead of Fulham clash – Football Article

Manchester United travel to Craven Cottage where Fulham will host Saturday’s early kick-off. The Reds approach into the Premier League meeting on the back of a 10-game unbeaten run under caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer across all competitions. A win will see the 20-time champions of England jump from fifth to fourth before Chelsea travel away to title contenders Manchester City, meaning there’s a good chance United will be in the top four when they take on Paris Saint-Germain in…

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Ole explains 4 changes from Burnley game – Football Article

Manchester United are set to kickoff against Leicester City at the King Power Stadium in under an hour’s time. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking to get back to winning ways after we were held 2-2 at Old Trafford by Burnley on Tuesday night. This was the first time our caretaker manager hasn’t experienced victory in what was his ninth game in charge. The boss has made four changes to the starting lineup from midweek, with Eric Bailly, Ander Herrera, Jesse…

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More On The Current State Of The Big Six In The Premier League Title Race – Football Article

Is the race for the Premier League title just between two horses? Are Tottenham good enough or consistent enough to be considered contenders? What about Chelsea, United and the other London failures Arsenal? Here we take a look at the current top three with more to follow another time.    Liverpool Having managed to achieve the lofty status, (somehow), of league leaders, Klopp’s merry men need to guard against complacency. Why, you may wonder, would they get complacent at this…

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Mason Greenwood: The Manchester United wonderkid scoring goals for fun – Football Article

#GenerationNext is our regular and long-running series on Just Football bringing you the stars of tomorrow – the young talents you should keep an eye on in years to come. Recently we have featured Leeds United youngster Jack Clarke, who made his first team debut shortly after, and Rabbi Matondo, the Manchester City starlet already capped by Wales. Next up, a player we expect to see do big things in the years to come. And in the not too…

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