UNITED ON LOSING RUN FOR CHELSEA

Manchester United are on a two-game losing run ahead of the visit of Chelsea on the Premier League scene. Manchester United play hosts to West London club Chelsea hoping to avoid a third consecutive league game. The Red Devils were beaten 4-0 by arch rivals Liverpool in the first of the two successive league defeats as Manchester United on TV was a feature with Mohamed Salah (brace), Sadio Mane and Luis Diaz getting the goals for the home team. The 3-1 defeat at London team Arsenal on Saturday made it two straight defeats for the Red Devils with the likes of Bukayo Saka (penalty), Granit Xhaka and Nuno Tavares getting on the scoresheet for the Gunners, while Cristiano Ronaldo was the recipient of the Manchester United goal during the game. Manchester United on TV was also a feature for the Arsenal game.

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Ahead of the Chelsea game at the Theatre of Dreams on Thursday night, interim Manchester United manager Ralf Rangnicktold reporters during his pre-match presser on Wednesday thathe has 14 fit senior players for the game after Jadon Sancho and Harry Maguire were ruled out. Manchester United on TV would also be a feature for the Chelsea game with German tactician Rangnickinforming the press that some young players would be in his squad due to the injuries to several senior players.
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UNITED FAVOURITES AHEAD OF NORWICH CLASH

Manchester United are massive favourites ahead of their Premier League clash with bottom team Norwich City as they hope to get back in the hunt for a top-four spot on the league table. Only a place in the top four will take Manchester United into the Champions League next season and they have been lagging behind recently with one point picked from the last six available.


The Red Devils play hosts to Norwich City this weekend with the knowledge that they can get back into the thick of the hunt for a place in the top-four with a win over the bottom club when they meet at the Theatre of Dreams on Saturday. Manchester United on TV would be a feature for the game. Manchester United on TV has been a feature for this season as far as Premier League football is concerned. Continue reading “UNITED FAVOURITES AHEAD OF NORWICH CLASH”

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE QUARTERFINAL LINE-UP COMPLETE

The Champions League quarterfinal line-up is complete after Villarreal and defending champions Chelsea saw off Italian giants Juventus and French champions Lille respectively on Wednesday night to book their spots.


Spanish La Liga side Villarreal are the reigning Europa League champions and they stunned favourites Juventus 3-0 away from hometo seal a 4-1 aggregate win over the Old Lady at the end of their last 16 tie. Gerard Moreno (penalty), Pau Torres and Arnaut Danjuma (penalty) scored the goals for the Yellow Submarines. For Champions League holders Chelsea, they came from behind to beat hosts Lille 2-1 to secure a 4-1. Continue reading “CHAMPIONS LEAGUE QUARTERFINAL LINE-UP COMPLETE”

UNITED QUARTET SET FOR SPURS RETURN

Manchester United are set to receive a big boost with the imminent return of four players ahead of their crucial home game with North London team Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League this weekend. The quartet of EdinsonCavani, Luke Shaw, Cristiano Ronaldo and Raphael Varane missed the last Premier League encounter with Manchester City, but they are on course to be available for selection ahead of the Spurs game on Saturday with both teams fighting to finish in the top four. Manchester United on TV was a feature for the derby against City as the Red Devils were beaten 4-1 by the Citizens away from home. Also, Manchester United on TV would be a feature for the home league game with Spurs.


Cavani has missed a lot of football for Manchester United this season due to a persistent groin injury, but the veteran Uruguayan striker recently returned to training and could be in the squad for the Tottenham game later this week. For Ronaldo, the Portuguese senior national team captain missed the Manchester City game due to a hip problem, but the expectation is that the five-time Ballon d’Or recipient will make his return to action from the injury problem against Antonio Conte’s team. Continue reading “UNITED QUARTET SET FOR SPURS RETURN”

UNITED END WINLESS RUN AT BRENTFORD

Manchester United have ended their winless run in the Premier League following the3-1 victory at the home of West London team Brentford who are one of the three newly promoted teams in the English top flight this season alongside Norwich City and Watford.

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The Red Devils came into the Brentford game on the back of a two-game winless run. They had not won a game since beating Burnley 3-1 at home earlier this year. In the next league game after facing the Clarets, Manchester United deservedly lost 1-0 to Wolves at home thanks to the second half strike from veteran Portuguese midfielder Joao Moutinho. His goal in the last ten minutes gave Wolves a memorable win over the Red Devils. Manchester United on TV was a feature for the Wolves game.
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UNITED WITHIN FOUR POINTS OF FOURTH

Three-time European champions Manchester United have moved within four points of fourth place on the Premier League standings after the straightforward victory over Burnley at home on Thursday. Manchester United on TV was a feature as the Red Devils recorded an impressive 3-1 win over Burnley with all the goals coming in the first half.

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Manchester United on TV was also a feature as the Red Devils made it three wins and a draw in four games under the new management of German tactician Ralf Rangnick. The German took charge of the first team shortly after the short caretaker managerial tenure of Michael Carrick ended after three games in charge in all competitions.
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UNITED FAVOURITES FOR YOUNG BOYS CLASH

Manchester United are massive favourites ahead of their final Group F clash with Swiss top flight league champions Young Boys. Manchester United on TV would be a feature as the Red Devils play hosts to Young Boys.Manchester United on TV was also a feature as Young Boys came from a goal down to beat the Red Devils 2-1 thereby securing one of their biggest results in their history especially on the European football stage.

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German tactician Ralf Rangnick is the new man in the Manchester United dugout and he got off to a good start at the weekend thanks to the 1-0 home win over South London team Crystal Palace in the Premier League. Manchester United on TV was also a feature for the game which was decided by a long-range effort from Brazilian international Fred. The much maligned Fred scored the only goal of the game in the last fifteen (15) minutes to give the Red Devils three big points in the quest for a top-four place as far as Premier League football is concerned. The win over the Eagles moved Manchester United into the top six on the Premier League log.
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NEVILLE SPEAKS ON UNITED STRUGGLES

Manchester United legend Gary Neville has given his thought on the problems at the club this season. Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and his players have been under pressurein the past weeks due to the numerous poor results recorded especially in the Premier League.

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Gary Neville had his say on the Manchester United struggles in the league this season via his official Twitter account at the weekend on the back of the Manchester City game. Manchester United on TV was a feature for the Manchester City game which ended in a 2-0 home defeat for the Red Devils. On Solskjaer, Neville stated that Manchester United chief executive Ed Woodward is reluctant to sack him amidst the poor run of results after he gave the Manchester United manager a new three-year deal some month ago. Solskjaer penned a new contract with the Red Devils on the back of leading the club to second place on the league table last season. The former Manchester United striker also masterminded the run to the Europa League final last season before they were beaten on penalties by eventual winners Villarreal from the Spanish La Liga.
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LIVERPOOL PUT UNITED TO THE SWORD

Manchester United produced one of the poorest performances seen at Old Trafford in the Premier League era and against their arch rivals, Liverpool when the two teams met over the weekend. The Red Devils were hammered 5-0 at home by the Merseyside giants to pile on more misery on manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.


Solskjaerand Manchester United came into the game against Liverpool on the back of a three-game winless run dating back to their late victory over hosts West Ham United last month. England player Jesse Lingard came off the bench to score the winner against the Hammers with a minute left on the clock. Lingard was on loan at West Ham United from Manchester United for the second half of last season and he came back to haunt the Hammers. Continue reading “LIVERPOOL PUT UNITED TO THE SWORD”

UNITED TO BOUNCE BACK AGAINST EVERTON?

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A lot of Manchester United fans expect manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and his players to seriously fight with Liverpool and Manchester City for the Premier League title and they would have been disappointed with the Aston Villa result last weekend.


Manchester United on TV was a feature for the Villa game which ended in a defeat for Solskjaer and his players. They were favourites for the game but didn’t live up to that status as Villa were good value for the win thanks to the goal for Kourtney Hause in the last quarter of the game. He produced an unstoppable header off the corner kick from Brazilian midfielder Douglas Luiz to score the only goal of the game. Continue reading “UNITED TO BOUNCE BACK AGAINST EVERTON?”