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Man United Cult Hero on the Time Roy Keane Called out a World Cup Winner

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Roy Keane will forever be remembered. One of the greatest players in Manchester United’s history, Keane drove consistently-high standards at the club for over 12 seasons that yielded seven Premier League titles, four of those coming as captain. While captains are expected to drive standards, there’s a common thought that they either lead through words or actions. Some do they’re …

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Paul Scholes Speaks About The Four Star Players He Thought Were About To Join Man United

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Paul Scholes has been speaking about some of the high-profile players Manchester United almost signed during his time with the club, including Ronaldinho. Scholes has said that Man United missed out on players such as Arjen Robben, Damien Duff and Harry Kewell, as well as Ronaldinho. The former England midfielder revealed that the United squad were under the impression that …

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Wayne Rooney Explains Why He Would Choose Lionel Messi Over Cristiano Ronaldo

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Wayne Rooney has opened up on his favourite players to watch while also discussing why he’d choose Lionel Messi over former teammate Cristiano Ronaldo.  Rooney and Ronaldo spearheaded Man United’s attack for six seasons before the Portuguese star moved to Real Madrid for a then-world record fee of £80m. Writing in his Sunday Times column, the United and England legend …

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Richie Towell Signs For Class Of 92-Owned Salford FC

Richie Towell has signed for Salford City, the club owned by several members of Manchester United’s legendary Class of 92.  The club, which is owned by David Beckham, Nicky Butt, Phil Neville, Gary Neville, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, Peter Lym, announced that the 27-year-old Irish midfielder will join up with Graham Alexander’s side ahead of next season. On loan from …

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Paul Scholes: Pochettino Is The Right Man For United

Manchester United legend, Paul Scholes, believes that Mauricio Pochettino should be the next manager of the club and says that they must do everything they can to lure him away from Tottenham. The Argentine has been consistently linked with the vacant post since Jose Mourinho was sacked last Tuesday. Former player, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been named as the interim manager …

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Paul Scholes: Even Messi Would Struggle In This Man United Team

Paul Scholes says even Lionel Messi would struggle to shine in the current Manchester United team and that the struggling club are being laughed at by their rivals. The former United and England midfielder has been a frequent and vocal critic of his old club, who are languishing in eighth place in the Premier League, five points adrift of any …

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Outspoken Paul Scholes: Man United Should Stick With Mourinho

Paul Scholes believes Manchester United should stick with under-fire manager Jose Mourinho but says he is “sick of him moaning” about what he is lacking at the club. Pressure is mounting on the 55-year-old after a four-game winless streak that has seen them bow out of the League Cup and made this their worst start to a league campaign in …

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Pogba’s Agent Launches Bizarre Attack At Paul Scholes

Agent Mino Raiola has fired back at United legend Paul Scholes after he criticised his client Paul Pogba and his patchy form. This is an odd one. Scholes made the headlines last week when he voiced his approval of Pogba wearing the captain’s armband and furthermore – claimed he should have been given it from day one. However, after United’s incredibly …

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Scholes: Pogba Should Have Been Captain From The Off

French star Paul Pogba should have been Manchester United captain from the moment he arrived in 2016 and that might have prompted more consistency, former United midfield star Paul Scholes told the BBC on Friday. The 25-year-old World Cup winner, who scored a superb goal in the 4-2 win over Croatia in the final in July, captained The Red Devils …

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“I Wouldn’t Be Happy Either” – Scholes Dismisses United’s Premier League Challenge

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes said the team look unhappy and have little chance of winning this season’s Premier League, warning that Jose Mourinho needs to quickly turn their fortunes around. Scholes said “I wouldn’t be happy either” playing Mourinho’s pragmatic brand of football, in comments that threaten to reignite his feud with the Portuguese manager. The former England midfielder …

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Scholes On Sanchez: ‘His Performances Can’t Get Any Worse’

Manchester United great Paul Scholes has warned Alexis Sanchez he must improve following his lacklustre display in Saturday’s FA Cup final defeat by Chelsea, saying his performances “can’t get any worse”. Former United midfielder Scholes singled out Chile international Sanchez for criticism after a match United lost 1-0 at Wembley, with Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard scoring the only goal of …

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