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Watch: United Legend Fears Liverpool Could Win The Premier League

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 24: James Milner of Liverpool (7) celebrates scoring his sides second goal with team mates during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Hull City at Anfield on September 24, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

A man of few words during his playing days with Manchester United, Paul Scholes has certainly made up for lost time as a, controversial at times, BT Sport pundit. His latest comments will, however, please the fans who loved to hate him during his playing career and cause concern for his many adoring reds fans. Paul Scholes believes the Premier League title …

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Kuyt Claims Pogba Was Berating Manchester United Teammates During Feyenoord Loss

ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - SEPTEMBER 15: Paul Pogba of Manchester United takes a free kick during the UEFA Europa League Group A match between Feyenoord and Manchester United FC at Feijenoord Stadion on September 15, 2016 in Rotterdam, . (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Manchester United’s 1-0 loss to Feyenoord on Thursday was arguably the club’s worst performance under new manager Jose Mourinho. United were lacklustre and underwhelming in a forgettable 90 minutes in Rotterdam and world record signing Paul Pogba received the majority of the post-match scorn with former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes claiming that the former Juventus star is ‘all over the place at …

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Paul Scholes Identifies Two Players United Need To Buy To Bring Out Best In Pogba

Manchester United made Paul Pogba the world’s most expensive footballer this summer, forking out upwards of €100 million to bring their former academy player back to Old Trafford. The deal divided opinion, with some claiming it was a good investment while others reacted in horror. Five games into the new season and it appears those who had originally expressed concerns …

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Paul Scholes Questions Blind and Valencia’s Spots In Manchester United’s Starting XI

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Ex Manchester United player Paul Scholes working for BT Sport prior to The Emirates FA Cup Sixth Round match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford on March 13, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Former Manchester United midfielder and BT Sport analyst Paul Scholes has questioned Manchester United midfielders-cum-defenders Daley Blind and Antonio Valencia following United’s 2-1 loss in the Manchester derby at Old Trafford on Saturday. Blind was caught out quite badly on Kevin de Bruyne’s opening goal during the defeat and Scholes thinks it’s only going to be a matter of time …

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Paul Scholes Names His Three Best Players In The Premier League

Scholes’ choices for the Premier League’s best may cause some consternation among fans outside of the Manchester City faithful. In an extract from Class of 92: Out of our League – Our Journey Back to the Heart of the Game, former Manchester United star Paul Scholes has looked to the blue half of the city in determining the cream of the Premier League …

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Manchester United Legend Scholes Pinpoints The Biggest Difference Mourinho’s Made

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Manchester United great Paul Scholes has lavished praise on José Mourinho for his dealings in the transfer window. The 41-year-old believes that the critical difference between the turbulent David Moyes and Louis van Gaal regimes and Mourinho’s incarnation is that the Special One has only brought in players that are immediately suitable for the Premier League’s style of play. Speaking to …

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Manchester United Legend Slams Jack Wilshere For Having No Ambition

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Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has slammed Jack Wilshere for lacking ambition after choosing Bournemouth over a host of top European clubs. Scholes was speaking to Sky Sports News HQ following the England international’s move to the Cherries, and he admitted to being disappointed with Wilshere for setting his sights low. “I would have liked to have seen him, if …

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Paul Scholes Is Worried About Jack Wilshere’s Bournemouth Move

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The Manchester United legend told Sky Sports of his concerns regarding English midfield counterpart Jack Wilshere. Reports of the shock move surfaced just days before the conclusion of the transfer window, due to a lack of game time available to the 24-year-old at the Emirates. Amid interest from Premier League and Serie A clubs, Jack Wilshere duly set sail for …

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Manchester United: Ranking Paul Scholes’ Greatest Ever Goals

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He scores goals galore, he scores goals.He scores goals galore, he scores goals. He scores goals galore, he scores goals. Paul Scholes, he scores goals.  Here at Pundit Arena, we’re huge fans of the Manchester United legend (and his brilliant chant) so we decided to take a look at the very best strikes from the “Ginger Prince”. 5. Vs. Panathinaikos, …

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Seven Of The Main Problems With Modern Football

MARSEILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 15: Antoine Griezmann of France celebrates scoring his sides first goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group A match between France and Albania at Stade Velodrome on June 15, 2016 in Marseille, France. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

I don’t think that anyone can deny that the face of football has changed irrevocably in the past 25 years. The advent of Sky Sports, the increased commercialisation of the game and the now ludicrous amounts of money spent in the industry was always going to have some effect on the sport. But, below are some of the things that …

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Paul Scholes To Come Out Of Retirement…. Again

One of the all time great central midfielders and member of Alex Ferguson’s all conquering Manchester United side is coming out of retirement… again. But maybe not the way anyone expected. India’s Premier Futsal have today announced on their facebook page, that Paul Scholes will be taking part in the futsal League this season. Premier Futsal is a multinational futsal league featuring …

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Paul Pogba Opens Up On His Manchester United Exit

Paul Pogba of Manchester United (Photo by AMA/Corbis via Getty Images)

Sir Alex Ferguson will not have many regrets in his career, but allowing Paul Pogba to leave Manchester United so easily will surely be one of them. The French midfielder was criminally underused during his time at Old Trafford, with Ferguson preferring the likes of Tom Cleverley and even right back Rafael da Silva as central midfield backup. Pogba grew tired …

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