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Opinion: Daley Blind Is Out Of Time At Manchester United

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 26: Daley Blind of Manchester United during the EFL Cup Fourth Round match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford on October 26, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

When Louis Van Gaal brought Daley Blind to Manchester United on the back of their successful Dutch World Cup campaign in 2014 there was a sense that United were getting a real player. Raised under the tutelage of the famous Ajax academy, a club his father Danny represented magnificently throughout a glittering career, Blind had real pedigree. He first caught …

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Watch: Memphis Depay Scored His First Goal For Lyon Last Night

Having signed for Lyon during the January transfer window, Memphis Depay opened his account with the French side on Wednesday evening. When Memphis Depay initially signed for Manchester United back in 2014, fans of the Old Trafford club believed that they had signed one of the hottest prospects in European football. In his opening few months with United, that certainly …

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Five Alternatives To Antoine Griezmann For Manchester United

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Just a week ago, it seemed like Manchester United had all but secured the signing of Antoine Griezmann after a flurry of reports suggested the deal was effectively done. In the past days however, comments from Atletico Madrid, conflicting stories and a club denial have all cast the move in doubt. If the Frenchman doesn’t arrive, we’ve analysed five alternatives …

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William Gallas Explains The Key Difference Between José Mourinho And Arsène Wenger

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 6: Manager Jose Mourinho and William Gallas of Chelsea look disappointed at the final whistle of the Barclays Premiership match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on November 6 2005 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Tom Purslow/Manchester United via Getty Images)

As someone who has played under both José Mourinho And Arsène Wenger, William Gallas is better qualified than both to compare their managerial styles. The former French international won back-to-back Premier League titles at Stamford Bridge before making the cross-city move to Arsenal in 2006 as part of the deal that took Ashley Cole in the other direction, but failed to …

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The Winners And Losers From An Amazing Premier League Weekend

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You couldn’t have predicted on Friday that we would have been treated to such a dramatic weekend of Premier League football with only Arsenal’s trip to Chelsea promising entertainment. However, one of the highest scoring game-weeks of the season brought controversy, high-quality football and some shock results. Winners: Chelsea Is what we’ll be writing by late April… Antonio Conte’s charges …

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Five Quick Conclusions As Manchester United Punish A Woeful Leicester Performance

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 05: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Manchester United (C) celebrates with team mates Ander Herrera (21) and Juan Mata (8) as he scores their first goal during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Manchester United at The King Power Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Shaun

After defeats yesterday for both Arsenal and Liverpool, it was imperative Manchester United collect all three points at the home of the champions. Leicester made a decent start and United struggled to break down Claudio Ranieri’s side but two quickfire goals shortly before half-time from Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Zlatan Ibrahimovic sent the Reds on their way. Juan Mata added a third …

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Six Exciting Ways Manchester United Could Lineup If Antoine Griezmann Arrives

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Depending on who you believe, Antoine Griezmann is either basically a Manchester United player, considering a deal or completely satisfied at Atletico Madrid. However, it is looking increasingly likely that the diminutive Frenchman will make the switch to his supposed boyhood love that is the Theatre of Dreams. But with the outrageously talented options already at Jose Mourinho’s disposal, where …

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Manchester United Vs Leicester: Confirmed Lineups For A Must-Win Game For Both Sides

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Manchester United have played few more important games since Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement than today’s trip to Leicester. After both Arsenal and Liverpool were beaten yesterday, it’s time United finally rediscover their winning form and punish the mistakes of those above them. In their way stand a struggling Leicester. The champions are yet to win in 2017 and find themselves …

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Opinion: Sunday’s Trip To Leicester Is Manchester United’s Most Important Game In Almost Two Years

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 29: Jose Mourinho manager of Manchester United waves to fans after the Emirates FA Cup Fourth round match between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic at Old Trafford on January 29, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

March 15th, 2015. Tottenham Hotspur travelled to Old Trafford with the home side in what one could kindly describe as “patchy” form. Louis van Gaal’s charges had been gifted a win away at Newcastle in their previous outing and were unconvincing in a 2-0 victory over Sunderland the weekend before. The Dutchman was already under significant pressure with both the …

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