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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Penalty “System” Makes No Sense At All


“That’s our system, you can see the slides on the Powerpoint,” the Man United manager said after the game. During Manchester United’s 1-1 draw with Wolves, Paul Pogba took a spot-kick ahead of Marcus Rashford, seemingly because he had been fouled and won the penalty. Rashford had buried a spot-kick the previous week against Chelsea and has an impeccable penalty …

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Solskjaer And Rashford Set Records As Man United Beat Brighton

Mid-January is usually the time of year for which reality sets in for many of us after a positive holiday period. Manchester United continue to live the dream however, with today’s 2-1 win over Brighton putting them just three points behind Chelsea who face Arsenal in the evening kickoff. Brighton, who won the return fixture 3-2 at the start of …

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Marcus Rashford Can Be As Good As Harry Kane, Says Solskjaer

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Marcus Rashford has the potential to be as good a centre-forward as England teammate Harry Kane as the pair prepare to face off in the Premier League this weekend. Rashford is expected to line up as the spearhead of United’s attack when they face Kane’s Tottenham at Wembley on Sunday with both the …

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Watch: Outrageous Skill From Rashford Leads To Pogba Goal


Manchester United are currently 1-0 up against Bournemouth thanks to a goal from Paul Pogba in the fourth minute but Marcus Rashford is receiving all the plaudits.  Before kick-off, interim manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, was praised for his team selection with Ander Herrera, Anthony Martial, Ashley Young and Eric Bailly coming back into the team while Romelu Lukaku had to settle …

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Watch: Rashford Gets Solskjaer Era Underway With Swerving Free Kick

No matter the circumstances, there’s always a degree of optimism that accompanies the arrival of a new manager. Optimism isn’t a word that’s been familiar to the Manchester United faithful in recent times, but hope remains that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can lift the cloud that hung over the club during the latter days of Jose Mourinho’s tenure. With Romelu Lukaku …

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Five Things We Learned From The First December Premier League Weekend

Manchester City won their sixth Premier League match on the spin to underline their status as firm favourites but Liverpool clung on to their coat-tails after a dramatic late win against Everton. Elsewhere on a Premier League weekend dominated by derbies, Arsenal beat Tottenham 4-2 and Chelsea overcame Claudio Ranieri’s Fulham 2-0. The top five are now eight points clear …

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Watch: Rashford Scores Winner V Bournemouth In Stoppage Time

It looked to be the same old story for Manchester United on the South coast. The Red Devils visited Bournemouth in the Saturday lunchtime kickoff, and after yet more defensive calamities, they looked to be heading for a draw and falling even further behind the Premier League’s top four. The home side were dominant early on, with Chris Smalling in …

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Rashford Gets England Back To Winning Ways Over Switzerland

England bounced back from three consecutive defeats for the first time in 30 years as a much-changed side edged past Switzerland for a 1-0 friendly win in Leicester thanks to Marcus Rashford’s winner. The Three Lions failed to hit the heights from their World Cup campaign in a laboured performance against an impressive young Swiss outfit. However, Gareth Southgate did …

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Luke Shaw Provides Great Assist, Goes Off After Nasty Head Injury

Luke Shaw has had rotten luck with injuries. The Englishman’s undoubted talent made Manchester United see fit to part with £30m for him as a youngster, but a leg break among other maladies has curtailed much of his Old Trafford career. He has arguably been United’s brightest star since his return to regular game-time amid a difficult start to the Red …

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Jose Mourinho Accused Of Ruining Two Of His Young Stars

The fallout from Manchester United’s FA Cup final defeat to Chelsea has centred more on the nature of the loss rather than the result itself. The Red Devils didn’t get going until the second half, and even then they couldn’t cancel out Eden Hazard’s early penalty. Still not at 100%, Romelu Lukaku was benched, with Jose Mourinho giving Marcus Rashford …

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