reportfootball2 years ago

UCL Round Up | FC Basel stun Manchester United; Chelsea beat FK Qarabag

FC Basel have beaten Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United in the Champions League thanks to Michael Lang 89th minute winner yesterday. Chelsea, on the other hand, registered a comfortable 4-0 victory over 10-man FK Qarabag in Baku to secure their place in the last 16 of the continental tournament.
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newsfootball2 years ago

EPL Round Up | City surge on; United down Spurs 1-0

Manchester City has maintained their top position in the Premier League with a 3-2 win over West Bromwich Albion. In another match, Anthony Martial's late winner kept Manchester United in second place in the league as they defeated Tottenham Hotspur in a hard-fought encounter at Old Trafford.
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reportfootball2 years ago

EPL Round-up | United continue their good start run with another 4-0 win; Mane kick starts Liverpool's campaign with 1-0 win

Manchester United continued their bright start to the season they secured a convincing 4-0 victory over Swansea City on Saturday remain on top of the Premier League table. Meanwhile, Sadio Mane's second-half strike earned Liverpool a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace at Anfield.
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featurefootball2 years ago

Jose Mourinho has to call time of death on Wayne Rooney's United career

"ROONEY!...it defies description! How about sensational? How about superb?" It has been over six years since the day when even the great Martin Tyler was lost for words on seeing a certain Scouser settle a Manchester derby with an overhead kick that justified "The White Pele" tag he had been given.
Faizan Qadiri
reportfootball2 years ago

PL Roundup | Arsenal power past Manchester United

Arsenal won an important game against Manchester United at home to brighten their chances of clinching a Champions League spot. Meanwhile, Liverpool were held to a goalless draw by visitors Southampton that saw them miss an opportunity to consolidate their position in the top four.
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newsfootball2 years ago

With no Champions League, Chelsea are in a position of privilege, says Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho feels that his former club Chelsea’s Champions League absence has handed them a big advantage ahead of their FA Cup quarter-final clash. Mourinho, however, has praised Antonio Conte for devising a tactic which is suited to the skills of his players.
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featurefootball2 years ago

Arsenal, Liverpool or United? A complete analysis of the top-4 race in the Premier League

€1.3bn! That is the amount shared among the European clubs who took part in the Champions League this season. Forget the money, it is the glory and the sheer attraction of the League that keeps most European circuits alive until the last day of the domestic campaign.
Faizan Qadiri
featurefootball2 years ago

Five managers who didn't deserve the sack

Football may be one of the most beautiful things to witness in the world, but the business end of the sport is as ruthless as the dictatorships of old. After the fairytale of Leicester City's Premier League triumph, just months later has come the sacking of its architect Claudio Ranieri.
Faizan Qadiri
featurefootball2 years ago

5 players who can solve Mourinho's Carrick problem

Manchester United's form this season has been inconsistent, to say the least. One might attribute it to a variety of factors such as change of manager and style of play, some players not living up to their potential, poor finishing or even being on the wrong side of some poor refereeing decisions.
Ratish Ramachandran
featurefootball2 years ago

How does Conte's Chelsea compare to Mourinho's 2014/15 title winners?

After Leicester City’s miraculous title victory last season, the summer of 2016 signaled a serious change at the traditional footballing giants of England. The Foxes’ win was an embarrassment to them all, and they responded the only way they knew how – by splashing the cash.
Tarutr Malhotra