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‘Specialist In Failure’: Woodward Slammed In Fans’ Fly-Over Banner

Manchester United fans added to the mounting pressure on their club’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward by flying a critical banner over Burnley during their team’s Premier League match on Sunday. “Ed Woodward a specialist in failure” read the banner as it was trailed behind a plane above Turf Moor just before kick-off. Supporters are frustrated with Woodward’s running of United, …

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Jose Mourinho Denies Rift With Manchester United’s Ed Woodward

Jose Mourinho on Friday denied a rift with executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward despite growing speculation over the power structure at Manchester United. The manager turned up for his weekly pre-match press conference 30 minutes early, ensuring most reporters were not even in attendance, and was clearly in no mood to answer questions about United’s difficult start to the season. Entire …

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Manchester United Had A Nine-Man Centre-Back Transfer Wishlist

ANN ARBOR, MI - JULY 28: Manager José Mourinho of Manchester United speaks with the media after a 4-1 loss to Liverpool during the International Champions Cup 2018 match at Michigan Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/International Champions Cup/Getty Images)

Harry Maguire was one of nine names considered by Manchester United to fill their central defensive void this summer. Reports this week suggested that the Leicester City and England defender had surged to the top of Man United’s wishlist, and that the Red Devils were intensifying their efforts to bring the centre-back to Old Trafford before the transfer deadline passes. …

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Mourinho Furious At Anthony Martial’s Man United Pre-Season Tour Exit [Report]

SANTA CLARA, CA - JULY 22: Anthony Marshall of Manchester United walks off the pitch at half time during the Pre-Season match between Manchester United v San Jose Earthquakes at Levi's Stadium on July 22, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho is reportedly furious at Anthony Martial’s decision to leave Manchester United’s pre-season camp to return to Paris. Martial left the United States on Wednesday to return home for the birth of his child, but, as per multiple reports, Mourinho is furious that he was given such little notice before the French international departed. The manager did address the …

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Jose Mourinho Refuses To Be Drawn On Manchester United’s Title Chances

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 24: Manager Jose Mourinho of Manchester United speaks during a news conference at UCLA on July 24, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has pointedly refused to answer questions regarding his side’s Premier League title hopes. Man United finished second to rivals City in last season’s table, and are therefore seen as being among the favourites again this time around – but their pre-season campaign thus far has been far from positive. Speaking at a media conference ahead …

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Five Major Challenges Facing Jose Mourinho And Manchester United

SANTA CLARA, CA - JULY 22: The Manchester United starting lineup poses together prior to the start of their exhibition game against the San Jose Earthquakes at Levi's Stadium on July 22, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho’s first press conference on Man United’s tour of the United States was the perfect antidote for the happy carnival that was the World Cup. Over the course of that brilliant month, we almost came to the realisation that football is supposed to be a happy experience, before Jose barged back into our lives and reminded everyone that it is …

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Former Manchester United Academy Sensation Reveals He’s Hoping To Make Ireland’s Squad For The 2018 World Cup

As we enter into the final furlongs of the Republic of Ireland’s World Cup qualifying campaign, the Boys in Green are in very good shape. Having gone unbeaten thus far, Martin O’Neill’s side are second in Group D, behind Serbia – who they face next week – only on goal difference. This weekend, they will travel to Tbilisi to take on …

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Five Questions For The Top Six Ahead Of A Brilliant Premier League Weekend

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The Premier League is really back in full swing this weekend with a number of highly-anticipated clashes and major talking points. Manchester United will be looking to continue their ominous form when Leicester visit Old Trafford on Saturday evening while Arsenal take on Liverpool in the pick of this week’s games. Chelsea host Everton at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon before …

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Paul Pogba Has Won The Europa League’s Best Player Award For Last Season

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Paul Pogba has won the Europa League Best Player Award for his efforts in last season’s competition when his Manchester United side claimed the trophy. The midfielder was pivotal in the Reds’ march through the competition and scored the opening goal of the final against Ajax. His competition was also provided by Jose Mourinho’s team with Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Zlatan …

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Five Reasons Why Manchester United Fans Are Right To Be Excited By The Reds’ Start

Manchester United's French midfielder Paul Pogba (R) celebrates with Manchester United's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (L) scoring the team's fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Swansea City and Manchester United at The Liberty Stadium in Swansea, south Wales on August 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Geoff CADDICK / 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 GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

While it may only have been West Ham and Swansea, Manchester United fans are already getting very excited about the new season. There’s an inevitable amount of embarrassment that comes with predicting success based on two performances but, such has been the comprehensiveness of their successive 4-0 wins, supporters are right to be feeling optimistic. And here’s why. Paul Pogba …

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