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After the Red Devils' decisive 3-1 win over Newcastle on Boxing Day, former midfielder Paul Scholes believes the 20-time champions are in good position to challenge Chelsea and Man City for the league crown.
Not many expected it to happen, this season at least, but Manchester United is making a rather surprising push for the English Premier League title. This is according to legendary Red Devils midfielder Paul Scholes, who after seeing the 20-time champions steamroll past Newcastle 3-1 on Friday, believes they can challenge Chelsea and Manchester City for the crown.
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The English international scored a brace and assisted Robin Van Persie during Man United's Boxing Day match against the Magpies.
Manchester United keep undefeated in their last eight matches after winning their Boxing Day fixture against Newcastle. With a brilliant performance by Wayne Rooney, the Red Devils keep their third spot in the English Premier League after defeating the Magpies with a 3-1 score.
Rooney scored a brace in the first half of the match, taking full advantage of a beautiful play started by Juan Mata... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils captain is feeling quite upbeat about where the team could finish in May.
After a difficult start, Manchester United appear to be slowly getting back on track this season.
While the Red Devils are currently out of European competition due to their disappointing performance during the past campaign, one positive aspect is that it will allow them to focus all their energy on qualifying for next season's Champions League.
Six straight wins, including a recent... Read the rest of the article »
Liverpool will pay a visit to Old Trafford on Sunday, December 14, 2014. While the visitors aim to recover from their Champions League heartache, Manchester United target their sixth straight EPL win. It's a match you can't miss!
From a historic perspective, Liverpool versus Man United is always compelling. The Reds and Red Devils are the most successful clubs in English football history with 38 titles between the two (Man United-20, Liverpool-18).
That would be enough for most football fans, but there is so much more to this classic Northwest derby which make it almost as thrilling as El Clasico in Spain. In... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has hailed Danny Welbeck's move to the Emirates as a great step in his career, whilst admitting it will be “weird” coming up against the former Red Devils striker on Saturday.
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has branded former team-mate Danny Welbeck's move to Arsenal as “the best move for him”, whilst revealing it will be “strange” playing on opposing teams when the Red Devils travel to face Arsenal, on Saturday.
The 23-year-old Gunners attacker exited Old Trafford in the summer in a £16m Emirates Stadium switch, scoring five... Read the rest of the article »
Could the 29-year-old Manchester United star and England captain feature for former side Everton once again?
Everton chairman Bill Kenwright has opened the door for a sensational Wayne Rooney return after claiming the English striker is always welcome back at the Goodison Park.
The Manchester United ace, who transferred to Old Trafford back in 2004 on a whopping £27m fee, departed the Toffees for a switch to the Red Devils, a move which did not sit well with the Merseyside club's faithful.
The... Read the rest of the article »
Watch one of world football’s biggest rivalries at the international level in the form of Scotland vs England on Tuesday, November 18, 2014.
Last Saturday at Wembley, England maintained their perfect record in Group E by beating Slovenia 3-1 despite falling behind due to a Jordan Henderson own goal in the 58th minute. Skipper Wayne Rooney equalized from the penalty spot a minute before the hour mark, celebrating his 100th England cap in style. Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck hit a brace shortly after to seal the win.
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The Three Lions captain scored a penalty, his 44th goal for the national side, as a brace from Arsenal's Danny Welbeck sealed all three points at Wembley, on Saturday.
Despite suffering a scare, a hiccup if you may, England captain Wayne Rooney's 100th appearance for his national team enjoyed a fairy tale ending.
The Manchester United ace led the Three Lions onto Wembley Stadium in Saturday night's Euro 2016 qualifiers clash with Slovenia, ranked 36th in the world by FIFA.
An easy encounter on paper, Roy Hodgson crew were unable to muster any really... Read the rest of the article »
The Man United boss praised his players ahead of Sunday's Manchester derby, claiming his side have a shot at winning at the Etihad
Manchester United bosss Louis Van Gaal insists he is “not jealous” of neighbors Manchester City's squad, claiming to be proud of his very own players ahead of their clash with the defending champions.
The Dutch manager made these comments as he prepares his team for Sunday's all-important Manchester derby at the Etihad, as the Red Devils aim to gain ground on Manuel Pellegrini's... Read the rest of the article »
The first Manchester Derby of the 2014/15 English Premier League season takes place at the Etihad Stadium. Here’s where to watch Manchester City vs Manchester United live on November 2, 2014.
Manuel Pellegrini is under pressure to elevate Manchester City following Wednesday’s shocking 2-0 loss against Newcastle United in the Capital One Cup. Last season’s great achievements are gone and focusing on the current campaign – in Europe as well as domestically – seems hard for the Citizens.
Before tempers explode, Pellegrini must find this special something to boost... Read the rest of the article »
The Blues' star striker and the English Premier League's leading goalscorer has recovered from his hamstring injury, and is set to start for Jose Mourinho's side in Sunday's game
If you are part of the millions of people who play Fantasy Premier League, chances are Diego Costa's fitness issues has given you constant selection headaches, and have hampered your chances of beating your friends and/or co-workers to the title.
Time and time again the Spanish striker has been deemed unfit to feature for table-toppers Chelsea in the domestic league only to go and force his... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish midfield maestro became the first La Furia Roja and Blaugrana ace to claim the prestigious accolade
Barcelona star midfielder Andres Iniesta was awarded the 2014 Golden Foot award on Monday evening, beating the likes of Ballon d'OR holder Cristiano Ronaldo, Bayern Munich ace Franck Ribery, and Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney.
Handed this accolade in a gala in Monaco, the Spanish midfielder became the first La Furia Roja and Blaugrana player to ever collect this prestigious award.
The... Read the rest of the article »
Watch England vs San Marino live online or on TV this Thursday as Wembley’s home crowd looks forward to a Wayne Rooney Goal Fiesta in the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifiers.
The Three Lions are joint leaders in Group E following their 2-0 Danny Welbeck-inspired victory over Switzerland on Matchday 1 of the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying campaign. That same day, Lithuania beat San Marino by the same score line. Tonight, England will be hoping to record a much bigger victory against La Serenissima.
Home supporters at Wembley will be looking to witness a flood of goals... Read the rest of the article »
The Three Lions skipper is keen on taking a step closer to etching his name in the record book when San Marino come to Wembley
England captain Wayne Rooney admits he is keen on breaking the Three Lions goalscoring record as Roy Hodgson's men gear up to host San Marino at Wembley in a Euro 2016 qualifiers on Thursday, before.traveling to face Estonia on Sunday.
The Manchester United has registered an impressive tally of 41 goals in 91 appearances since making his senor debut with the national side back in 2003, and is... Read the rest of the article »
Despite being named as captain of Manchester United recently, the Ligue 1 cash-rich side are confident of signing the English star.
He might have been just named as Manchester United's newest captain, but that hasn't stopped Ligue 1 side Monaco from making some pretty bold claims about Wayne Rooney.
The 28-year-old. who also serves as skipper for the Three Lions, also recently signed an improved contract that earns him an estimated £300,000 per week after he handed in a transfer request to depart.
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The former Manchester United defender has not been impressed with the new captain's actions as of late.
It appears that fans were not the only ones not impressed with Wayne Rooney's performance against West Ham this past weekend.
Despite netting a goal, the 28-year-old captain was given his marching orders for a reckless foul on Stewart Downing that left his side with 10 men for over 30 minutes.
And although the Red Devils managed to hang on for a much-needed win, his actions were slammed... Read the rest of the article »
Wayne Rooney saw the red card after sixty minutes, disrupting United's playing style and further games to come. The Red Devils managed to hold the lead 2-1
Manchester United managed to earn their second straight home victory against West Ham United. With first half goals by Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie, United seemed to be a walk in the park, but just before the halftime break, Diafra Sakho gave The Hammers some hope scoring with a header inside United's box.
Just when things seemed to get better for Manchester United, one of their top players... Read the rest of the article »
After the disappointing performance against Norway, Harry Redknapp, a coach tipped for the Three Lions hot seat prior to Hodgson's arrival, had some unkind words to say about England's players
Queens Park Rangers coach Harry Redknapp has joined the list of England fans to blast the national team after their abysmal performance against Norway on Wednesday, claiming half the players don't give a toss about the team.
The Three Lions welcomed the Scandinavian nation to their home ground, Wembley Stadium, in an international friendly encounter, a game which only 40,181 people attended... Read the rest of the article »
The Manchester United striker replaces Steven Gerrard, who retired from international duty following England’s exit from Brazil 2014.
Wayne Rooney was named the new England captain by manager Roy Hodgson as confirmed by the English Football Association on Thursday. The former Everton striker replaces Steven Gerrard in the role and will play his first match as captain on September 3rd against Norway at Wembley Stadium. Earlier this month, Rooney was named Manchester United captain by Dutch coach Louis van Gaal.
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After much speculation, the Dutch coach has finally selected who will skipper the Red Devils this season.
Throughout the summer, some big changes have been underway at Manchester United.
The Premier League giants, who endured a dismal season as they failed to secure their league title and qualify for European football, are now in the process of rebuilding in the hope to redeem themselves during the 2014-2015 campaign.
Out went David Moyes, in came Louis Van Gaal, and along with the Dutch... Read the rest of the article »