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Manchester United Given Timely Eric Bailly Injury Boost

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 02: Eric Bailly of Manchester United in action during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Stoke City at Old Trafford on October 2, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by John Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)

Manchester United’s injury problems in defence are set to be eased somewhat in the coming weeks. Injuries to the first-choice pairing of Chris Smalling and Eric Bailly have left José Mourinho having to rely on Marcos Rojo and Phil Jones in recent matches, two players that were not even on his radar prior to that, while links to players such …

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Sky Sports Claim Jose Mourinho Has Made Benfica Defender A “Priority” Purchase In January

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Although Jose Mourinho may only be a few short months into his reign as Manchester United manager, he seems to have already made his mind up about certain players in his squad. Throughout the last few weeks, United’s willingness to off-load any number of players has been widely reported in the press. Although Mourinho maybe forced to select the likes of Marcos …

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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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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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Gary Neville Names His Preferred Manchester United Starting Eleven

Gary Neville

Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville has revealed how he thinks the current side should line up. Current manager José Mourinho has faced some criticism for his team selections, particularly his treatment of summer signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan who, despite currently being at full fitness, hasn’t played a Premier League game for two months. Neville was speaking on Monday at the …

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Paul Scholes Names His Preferred Manchester United Starting Eleven

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 25: Former players Paul Scholes and Owen Hargreaves of Manchester United speaks on television at halftime during the UEFA Europa League match between Manchester United and FC Midtjylland at Old Trafford on February 25, 2016 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by John Peters/Man Utd via Getty Images)

The ever-cheerful and optimistic Paul Scholes has been discussing Manchester United once again. The former Old Trafford midfielder can’t quite decide if the side is almost there or in need of a serious financial overhaul, but speaking as a pundit during BT Sport’s coverage of Chelsea v Everton on Saturday evening, he appeared to veering towards the former. Scholes outlined …

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Manchester United Dealt Huge Blow As They Discover The Extent Of Eric Bailly’s Injury

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 23: Eric Bailly of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on October 23, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

As if Manchester United’s week couldn’t get any worse, they have learned that defender Eric Bailly is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines. The 22-year-old became José Mourinho’s first signing of the summer when he joined the club in a £30m deal from Villarreal, and despite the significant investment, the Ivorian defender has proved to be something of …

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Potential Wayne Rooney Replacement Has Admitted Desire To Leave Real Madrid [Report]

Wayne Rooney

Manchester United are planning for life without Wayne Rooney. Despite being Manchester United’s captain and a long standing member of their squad, it appears Wayne Rooney’s time as a key player at Old Trafford is coming to a close. Although numerous fans and commentators have been questioning Rooney’s performances for some time now, until recently the 30 year-old has maintained …

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