A midfield masterclass from Bruno Fernandes and Fred guided Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United to the last 16 of the Europa League, crucially against traditionally ‘weaker’ opposition.
The 179th Manchester derby this weekend could see the tale of two travesties. If the Sky Blues are victorious then Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s time at the wheel could end with the air bags going off.
Speaking after their Europa League defeat to Astana, the United boss hinted at his possible return within the next week, defending any claims that the Frenchman has taken liberty of the situation.
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Jose Mourinho threatened to walk to Old Trafford if Manchester’s traffic problems continued so we’ve mapped out just how long that would take him.
The new season is almost upon us, and for both Manchester clubs the target is simple – win the Premier League.
‘Only 11 can start. We are 22’: Mourinho on why Man Utd duo Rashford and Martial aren’t playing regularly
While midfielder Paul Pogba and defender Chris Smalling came up with the goods at the Etihad Stadium last weekend as Manchester United beat champions-elect Man City, Jose Mourinho spoke heavily about his attackers ahead of Sunday’s game against West Brom.
‘You don’t need to be a liar’: Man Utd’s Mourinho denies Pogba rift ahead of Huddersfield FA Cup clash
Jose Mourinho has denied rumours of a rift between him and club record signing Paul Pogba, confirming the French midfielder will play against Huddersfield Town tomorrow.
Even before the new Premier League season began, many people tipped the title would end up back in Manchester.
Paul Pogba remains sidelined for Manchester United’s home match against Crystal Palace tomorrow with Jose Mourinho fearful the club’s record signing could be out long term.
The pre-international break fortunes of both Manchester sides swapped on Saturday – a heavy scoreline which could be deceiving fell in City’s favour, while United surprised in looking like mere mortals.
As Premier League clubs prepare for the upcoming season, fans across the country are busy selecting their fantasy football teams.