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newsfootballa month ago

Reports | Manchester United inching closer towards move for Villarreal’s Pau Torres

According to the Manchester Evening News, Manchester United are moving closer towards a potential move for Villarreal’s Pau Torres as they believe a fee plus a player could convince the club. The Spaniard is currently on international duty with Spain and has played every game for them at Euro 2020.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Irish FA confirms that UEFA Super Cup will be played at Belfast's Windsor Park

The UEFA Super Cup match, between Chelsea and Villarreal, will be played in Belfast on the 11th of August. Istanbul was supposed to host the game as compensation for not being able to host the 2020/2021 Champions League final, which was switched to Porto because of coronavirus restrictions.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Istanbul will host UEFA Super Cup this year and 2023 Champions League final, claims Mehmet Kasapoglu

Turkey's Minister of Youth and Sports Mehmet Kasapoglu has confirmed that Istanbul will host both the 2023 Champions League final and the 2021 Super Cup. The Ataturk Olympic Stadium was set to host this year's Champions League final but it was shifted to Portugal with issues over COVID-19 protocols.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Manchester United have done really well this season but we need to get better, asserts Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

In light of Manchester United’s loss, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes that while there has been improvement, his side needs to get better and have the right players to do so. The Red Devils lost to Villarreal after extra time and an epic penalty-shootout was needed to decide the Europa League winner.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Manchester United players need to feel the taste of success, claims Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has admitted that his Manchester United squad need to win a trophy or get the taste of success because that's the next step for them. The Red Devils finished second in the Premier League and face a chance to lift the Europa League trophy against Villarreal on Wednesday.
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newsfootball3 months ago

It was difficult but I’m happy to be back to playing my best football, admits Mason Greenwood

Mason Greenwood has revealed that his tough spell earlier this season has helped him grow, with him happy to be back to playing at his very best. The teenager struggled for form and was dropped by England for breaching COVID-19 protocols but has found his touch with six goals in seven games.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Arsenal’s performance against Villareal just wasn’t good enough, admits Mikel Arteta

Mikel Arteta has expressed his disappointment on crashing out of the Europa League semi-finals after a 0-0 draw in the second leg. The Europa League was Arsenal's last chance of playing European football next season but Villarreal's 2-1 aggregate victory ensured their first Europa League final.
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newsfootball3 months ago

We have to focus on pitch because that’s best to help the club, asserts Mikel Arteta

In light of potential takeover talks surrounding Arsenal, Mikel Arteta has asserted that his players need to focus on the field because that’s the best way to help the club move forward. The Gunners face Villarreal in the Europa League semi-final but have to overcome a 2-1 deficit in the second leg.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Unai Emery is the most successful manager in the Europa League, proclaims Mikel Arteta

Mikel Arteta believes that former Arsenal boss Unai Emery is the most successful manager in the Europa League after the Gunners set up a clash against Emery's Villareal. The North London side are currently on a 12 match unbeaten run in the competition and face a tough fight against the La Liga side.
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newsfootballa year ago

Villarreal appoint former Arsenal and PSG boss Unai Emery as their new manager on three year deal

La Liga side Villarreal have appointed former Arsenal manager Unai Emery as their new head coach with the Spaniard signing a three-year contract with the Yellow Submarines. The former Sevilla boss parted ways with Arsenal in November after an intense eighteen month spell with the North London side.
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