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Rooney Puts In Another God Awful Display… Collects £300,000

In what world is Wayne Rooney worth his astronomical wages? Wayne Rooney has now started Manchester United’s four opening fixtures as their sole centre forward. In that time, he really hasn’t even come close to scoring a goal. Today, on two separate occasions he was presented with one on one opportunities with the Swansea goalkeeper. He didn’t even get a …

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VIDEO: Ayew’s Pass Of The Season Contender To Set Up Gomis vs Man United

Swansea City continued their impressive start to the season today with a fantastic 2-1 victory over Manchester United. Andre Ayew was the Swans’ hero, getting on the scoresheet to draw Swansea level as well as setting up Bafétimbi Gomis with a beautiful outside-of-the-boot pass. Ayew’s equalising goal for Swansea, after Juan Mata had put United ahead, was well-taken, however his slide …

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VIDEO: Gary Neville Doesn’t Hold Back When Speaking About Chelsea’s Present Form

Manchester United legend Gary Neville has brought a fresh new energy to TV punditry for his honest, articulate analysis and today it was no different.  Speaking at Swansea City’s Liberty Stadium ahead of Manchester United’s clash with the Swans today, both ex-Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher and Neville were asked about Chelsea’s performances this season while working for Sky Sports. Both pundits …

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Manchester United Striker Set For Bayer Leverkusen Switch

Javier Hernandez could be set to swap Manchester United for Bayer Leverkusen, reports suggest.  According to the Daily Mail, Chicharito has been told he can leave the Old Trafford club and the Bundesliga side are now ‘favourites’ for his signature. This suggested move puts Louis van Gaal’s forward options into even sharper focus with just Wayne Rooney and James Wilson being …

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Everton Star Wanted By European Heavyweights PSG & Bayern Munich

Everton have held tight thus far in this window when it comes to selling John Stones, however now European giants PSG and Bayern Munich are interested in the services of right-back Seamus Coleman. The Republic of Ireland international has been the epitome of consistency at the back for Everton for several seasons now and it’s no surprise that some of …

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Manchester United Boss Van Gaal Must Act Fast To Redeem Himself

Manchester United

Football fans are fickle. None are more fickle than Manchester United fans. After almost two decades of domestic dominance under the helm of Sir Alex Ferguson, supporters of the Red Devils are used to success. Failure is not an option, it won’t be tolerated. David Moyes’ reign as head coach is a prime example of this zero tolerance attitude by …

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Man United Lining Up £73M Bid For Another Bayern Munich Target

It’s been heavily reported that Manchester United were interested in tempting Bayern Munich frontman Thomas Muller to Old Trafford this summer, however now an altogether different Bayern target has emerged.   Dutch daily De Telegraaf, who have in the past broken the stories of Louis van Gaal’s arrival at Old Trafford as well as Memphis Depay’s signing, claim that a £73 million move …

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VIDEO: Man United Legend Schmeichel Hilariously Refutes Any Connection With City

Speaking after the Champions League group stage draw – which Manchester United and Manchester City were both involved in – United legend Peter Schmeichel was asked for his analysis but not after one very awkward introductory statement from the presenter. Although it remained all smiles, you can almost see the horror in Schmeichel’s face as the interviewer implies the former …

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Mario Balotelli – “Rodgers System Didn’t Suit Me”

Italian forward Mario Balotelli’s nightmare stay at Anfield has finally come to an end as AC Milan confirm that they have secured the wayward striker on a season-long loan deal. Balotelli, who scored just four times in 28 games for Liverpool, will return to Milan just 12 months after leaving the Rossoneri for Merseyside and while he admits that he takes …

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WATCH: Barcelona Keeper Ter Stegan’s Award-Winning Double Save

28% of just over 66,000 votes cast opted for Barcelona stopper Marc-Andre Ter Stegan’s save against Bayern Munich in last term’s Champions League as the Eufa Save of the Season for the 2014/15 campaign.  The Germany international pulled of his magnificent double save during the second leg of last season’s Champions League semi-final at the Allianz Arena. Having won the …

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Van Gaal And Giggs’ Hilarious Reaction To Woeful Chicharito Penalty

Is the Van Gaal death stare code for ‘new striker’? Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez had an absolute nightmare in the second half of Man United’s comfortable 4-0 win over Club Brugge last night. The Manchester United forward was given the opportunity to get his much needed first goal of the season when Wayne Rooney, who had already scored a hat-trick, allowed him to …

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Incredible Map Showing Chelsea’s Loanees All Around Europe


Chelsea utilise the loan system better than most in world football, and all twenty-six players have been shown in an incredible map by the Daily Mail. Having just signed Pedro from Barcelona, Jose Mourinho’s team are fighting to retain the Premier League title after a first triumph in 2014/15 since the 2009/10 season. Mourinho likes to play tried and tested …

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BREAKING: Klaus Allofs Says Kevin de Bruyne Will Not Leave ‘At This Point In Time’

Kevin de Bruyne

We did not see this one coming. According to The Guardian, a usually reliable source, Manchester City had agreed both the transfer fee and wage for Kevin de Bruyne. Wolfsburg sporting director Klaus Allofs has another say in the matter, having announced this afternoon that the move will not proceed ‘at this point in time’. Klaus Allofs: ''No agreement with MCFC. …

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