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José Mourinho And Jürgen Klopp Explain Their Touchline Row During Man Utd V Liverpool

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 15: Jose Mourinho manager of Manchester United and Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool argue on the touchline the Premier League match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Manchester United faced Liverpool at Old Trafford on Sunday in a match that, while relatively competitive, was somewhat tame for the most part. However, there was one moment of bristliness near the very end as respective managers José Mourinho and Jürgen Klopp squared off in disagreement on the touchline. The row in question came as Ander Herrera was adjudged to have …

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Combined Man United/Liverpool XI Based On This Season’s Stats

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Manchester United welcome Liverpool to Old Trafford on Sunday looking to extend their winning run to ten in all competitions. Despite their strong form in recent weeks, José Mourinho’s side have still found it difficult to break into the top four – but a win against their fiercest rivals would go some way towards Man United potentially clawing their way …

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Evaluating Every Manchester United Signing Since Sir Alex Ferguson’s Departure

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“Manchester United was a club with great traditions, traditions where they tended to pick British managers. That tradition has now gone. They were a football club who enjoy traditions with the way they spent.” David Moyes’s words in his interview with the Telegraph recently meant to cause a stir, and they certainly did among United fans. The Scot was speaking ahead …

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Stats Show Manchester United Star Ander Herrera Has Improved Vastly Under Jose Mourinho

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Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has evidently progressed rapidly as a player this season. The Spaniard arrived from Athletic Bilbao in the summer of 2014, but struggled with consistency in his first season as the adaptation from La Liga to the Premier League proved challenging, especially under the misguidance of Louis van Gaal. However, under the tutelage of Mourinho, Herrera …

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Could This 3-4-3 Lineup Save Manchester United’s Season?

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United shows appreciation to the fans during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Manchester United have made a stuttering start to life under José Mourinho. They currently find themselves in sixth place in the table, nine points behind leaders Chelsea after twelve games, and (at the time of writing at least) their hopes of progressing to the Europa League knockout stage are under serious threat. Many critics of Mourinho and Man United have …

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The Stats That Show How Ander Herrera Was The True Creative Force In Man United’s Draw With Arsenal

Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera (L) vies with Arsenal's French midfielder Francis Coquelin during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on November 19, 2016. / AFP / Paul ELLIS / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Although Juan Mata and Antonio Valencia earned most of the plaudits in Manchester United’s 1-1 draw against Arsenal on Saturday, most of their chances came from an unlikely source. Ander Herrera, having made his international debut for Spain in midweek, gave what was, on the surface at least, another dependable and solid performance for Man United in midfield next to …

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Manchester United Fans Fume About Penalty Incident And Praise Carrick Following Arsenal Draw

Manchester United MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Juan Mata of Manchester United in action during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Olivier Giroud spoiled what would have been a perfect day for Manchester United fans, as the Frenchman headed home to equalise in the 89th minute after Juan Mata had put Jose Mourinho’s side ahead midway through the second half. The Spaniard used extraordinary technique to convert Ander Herrera’s exquisite cross, but lcklustre and tired defending late in the second period …

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How Injury-Hit Manchester United Should Line Up Against Arsenal

SWANSEA, WALES - NOVEMBER 06: : Zlatan Ibrahimovic (2nd l) of Manchester United celebrates scoring his sides second goal with Phil Jones (l) during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester United at Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Manchester United’s clash against Arsenal on Saturday already looks like it will have a massive impact on the rest of of their season. If they win, it will go some way towards getting their rather shaky campaign back on track – if they lose, however, they risk losing further ground on the top of the Premier League and at that …

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January Window Can’t Come Soon Enough for Manchester United

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 19: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United waves prior to the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford on August 19, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

The January transfer window is an almost universally unfruitful market. Doing business mid season is often seen as a sign of desperation, either from a player to trying to get away or a club hoping to stop the rot of the first half of the season. For Manchester United, their manager Jose Mourinho and even some of the players it …

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