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In Or Out: Assessing Manchester United’s Player Pool As Change Needed

If Manchester United’s season has taught us anything it’s that wholesale changes are required under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Old Trafford. Under Jose Mourinho, some of the squad struggled and despite the initial boost that Solskjaer’s appointment brought with it, they are falling victim to the same pitfalls that plagued them at the beginning of the campaign. It has become …

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Pundit Arena’s Top Five Team Sporting Comebacks

There’s no way we could compile a list of the greatest individual sporting comebacks and not apply it to team sports. Again, the team here at Pundit Arena HQ sat down to discuss the greatest sporting comebacks by teams. By no means are some of these comebacks as emotional and harrowing as some of the individual achievements of men like …

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Irish Underage Star O’Connor Added To United Champions League Squad

Lee O'Connor

Republic of Ireland underage talent, Lee O’Connor, has been added to Manchester United’s Champions League squad for the second leg of their quarter-final against Barcelona. The 18-year-old United Academy player was included in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s squad prior to last night’s 1-0 defeat to Barcelona in Old Trafford but could yet be named in the matchday squad for the return …

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Barcelona Edge Out United In Old Trafford Ahead Of Nou Camp Decider

Old Trafford played host to the Champions League quarter-final clash between Manchester United and Barcelona this evening. At first, it was all Barcelona as the Catalan giants controlled close to 90% of the possession in the opening sections. Disaster struck early on for Solskjaer’s men as a Luke Shaw own-goal saw them fall behind in the first twelve minutes. Manchester …

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Breaking: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Confirmed As Permanent United Boss

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has officially been confirmed as the new Manchester United manager following a statement released by the club this morning. The official Twitter account of Manchester United confirmed the news this morning with a statement from executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward. Ole’s at the wheel! We can confirm that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been appointed as #MUFC manager. — …

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Champions League Draw: Spurs Draw City In Quarter-Finals

The draw for the 2019 Champions League and Europa League quarter-finals has taken place with one all England tie to look forward to.  Tottenham Hotspurs, Manchester United, Liverpool and Manchester City were all in the bowls alongside Barcelona, Ajax, Porto and Juventus. It is the first time since 2009 that four English Premier League sides have made it to the …

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Poll: Choose Your Combined Arsenal vs Manchester United XI

Manchester United take on Arsenal on Sunday with both sides firmly in the hunt for a spot in the Premier League’s top four. Following Spurs’ loss on Saturday, Solskjaer’s side can go level on points with the North London club should they beat Arsenal at the Emirates. Arsenal, on the other hand, will leapfrog United and move into fourth should …

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Five Things We Learned As The Dust Settles On A Historic Night In Paris

Manchester United sealed their place in the last eight of the Champions League following a dramatic away goals victory over PSG on Wednesday night. United became the first team to overcome a two-goal home defeat in the competition’s knock-out stages to see off the French champions in Paris. Romelu Lukaku scored twice before Marcus Rashford’s dramatic late penalty following a …

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12 Quickfire Conclusions As Injury-Hit United Hold Liverpool To Stalemate

An injury-stricken Manchester United frustrated Liverpool at Old Trafford holding Jurgen Klopp’s men to a scoreless draw. United lost three players to injury in the first 40 minutes with Ander Herrera, Juan Mata and Jesse Lingard all being forced off for Solskjaer’s side. Despite the injuries to their opponents, Liverpool struggled in the final third and could not muster up …

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The Manchester United vs Liverpool Combined XI As Chosen By You

On Saturday morning we asked you to select a combined Manchester United vs Liverpool XI ahead of their massive game at Old Trafford. We decided on 4-3-3 as the formation and opted not to exclude players currently injured like Anthony Martial and Joe Gomez. Liverpool dominate proceedings with eight out of the starting XI coming from Jurgen Klopp’s side. The …

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Poll: Choose Your Combined Manchester United Vs Liverpool XI

Manchester United take on title-chasing Liverpool this afternoon in what looks set to be one of the biggest games of the season so far. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be looking to keep up his fantastic start life as Manchester United manager and pick up what would unquestionably be his biggest victory since taking charge at Old Trafford. Liverpool, on the …

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