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The Red Devils' injury crisis is FAR worse than initially thought, according to the Dutch tactician.
With the odds already stacked up against Manchester United, manager Louis Van Gaal revealed his side could face the prospect of traveling to Chelsea without FIVE first-team players.
The Dutch tactician announced this injury crisis bombshell in a press-conference ahead of Saturday's mouth-watering fixture. With Jonny Evans out with suspension. Van Gaal confessed that Michael Carrick, Marcos Rojo... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils head into Sunday’s encounter in sizzling form, the Citizens on the back of a poor run. Read on to find live TV listings & online streaming for Man United vs. Man City.
Sunday’s highly-anticipated Manchester derby will give both United and City the opportunity of bragging rights and the chance to claim whether the town is red or blue.
The Citizens hold the upper advantage in this historic clash, having won all of their four last meetings. The last time Manchester City suffered defeat at the hands of the Red Devils was over two years ago, back in December... Read the rest of the article »
In a few hours, Old Trafford will play host to one of the biggest derbies in football as Manchester United take on Manchester City. Will the Red Devils be able to buck the trend against their cross-town rivals?
On November 12, 1881, two sides - West Gorton and Newton Heath - met for a footballing clash which concluded as a 3-0 win for the visitors. The names of these two clubs are no longer in existence, but certainly they will be of huge significance for anyone tuning into one of the most-anticipated derbies in world football due to what this pair of Manchester-based clubs have become over the past century.
It... Read the rest of the article »
Having recovered from injury, Van Gaal faces the dilemma of whether to play the Dutch striker in Sunday's Manchester derby.
Manchester United striker Robin Van Persie has been away from the field for over a month with an ankle injury. The Dutchman last featured for his side in the 2-1 away loss to Swansea City on February 21st, the game which landed the former Arsenal man on the sidelines for six weeks.
Initially, Van Persie looked set to miss out on Sunday's Manchester derby, as many thought the match at Old Trafford... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils were calm enough to beat the Villains, who came close to equalizing after a goal by Christian Benteke following Rooney's strike.
Manchester United's season seemed to be destined for failure months ago, but Louis Van Gaal's men have managed to turn things around and have momentarily taken over Manchester City's place in the Premier League standings after beating Aston Villa for the 12th time in their last 13 games at Old Trafford.
Ander Herrera's brace and Wayne Rooney's amazing volley sealed the deal for United, who had... Read the rest of the article »
Kane had his senior team debut against Lithuania on Friday. Rooney is not jelous of how the spotlight is shining on the Spurs' striker.
It took Harry Kane less than two minutes on the field to score his first goal for England's senior team, it has taken him two games to earn his first start with Roy Hodgson's team. The Tottenham striker will line up from the start in the game against Italy at the Juventus Stadium in Turin this Tuesday.
"Harry deserves his chance," England's coach said.
Kane is tied with... Read the rest of the article »
Rooney made his debut with England when he was 17 against Australia. Hodgson has not confirmed when he will debut Kane.
The stage is almost set for the back-to-back Barclays Premier League Player of the Month, Harry Kane, to make his debut with England when they face Lithuania at Wembley.
He will share the position with one of England´s all-time greatest, Wayne Rooney. The Manchester United forward has 101 caps with the national team and is now the captain of the team. He has warned outsiders from putting... Read the rest of the article »
Both players have significantly increased their earnings over the past 12 months. Ronaldo recently launched a shoe line that could compete with NIKE.
Cristiano Ronaldo might not be in top form at the start of 2015, but he is on top of the recently published Rich List by Goal.com. This annual classification of soccer’s most wealthy football stars has Lionel Messi standing in second place.
The difference between their skill level and their fortune level favors the Portuguese star by a clear margin. While CR7 earned £152.3m, Messi... Read the rest of the article »
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.
Louis Van Gaal’s crew... Read the rest of the article »
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.
In Glasgow, Scotland... Read the rest of the article »
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 »