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Zlatan Ibrahimovic calls on Manchester United to be more ruthless

10 Dec

United have drawn their last four home league games, the longest sequence since 1980. To make matters worse United have fewer points at this stage of the season than they did under former bosses David Moyes and Louis Van Gaal. Moyes was sacked after just 10 months in charge while Van Gaal lasted two seasons […]

Liverpool ace hits back at Manchester United legend and sets him a challenge

9 Dec

Karius told The Daily Mail: “What critics say right after the game, I don’t know what I think. “If you asked them again would they say it now?

Defenders remain sidelined for Red Devils

9 Dec

Luke Shaw and Chris Smalling remain absent for Manchester United’s Premier League clash with Tottenham at Old Trafford on Sunday. The defenders continue to be sidelined through injury but those that featured in Thursday’s 2-0 Europa League win at Zorya Luhansk have emerged unscathed. Eric Bailly could make his first league appearance since October after […]

Jose Mourinho challenges Wayne Rooney: He must do this for Man United

9 Dec

“We expect more goals from him, yes, but we expect more goals from everyone in the team” Man United boss Jose Mourinho “We are playing very well but goals make a huge difference and we are not scoring enough for the football we play, ” Mourinho said. “With me, he (Rooney) […]

Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur

9 Dec

Manchester United have only won two of their last 11 league games. TEAM NEWS Manchester United defender Eric Bailly could make his first league appearance since October after returning from injury in Thursday’s Europa League win. Chris Smalling and Luke Shaw remain out, but Michael Carrick and Antonio Valencia are in contention after being rested […]

Europa League Draw: Who could Manchester United face in the last 32?

9 Dec

The draw for the last 32 of the Europa League will take place on Monday (December 12) at 12pm UK time. You will be able to listen to the full draw as it happens on talkSPORT 2, and also follow the live minute-by-minute blog on  talkSPORT.com. This is how it works… There are 32 teams […]

Mourinho praises Mkhitaryan’s attitude

9 Dec

Mkhitaryan scored 41 goals in his three seasons at Borussia Dortmund Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has praised Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s fighting qualities in adapting to his summer move to Old Trafford. Mkhitaryan, 27, signed for £26m from Borussia Dortmund but was left out of the side repeatedly until recently. But in his third successive start, […]

Red Devils boss hails Euro hero

9 Dec

Jose Mourinho praised Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s determination after his goal helped Manchester United progress to the Europa League last-32. The 27-year-old’s struggles to make the squad, never mind the starting line-up, puzzled onlookers after arriving from Borussia Dortmund to much fanfare. Mourinho explained that Mkhitaryan was still getting used to the rigours of English football, but […]

LISTEN: Jose Mourinho explains Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s good form – ‘He fought to improve tactically and physically’

9 Dec

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been praised for his tactical and physical improvement by Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho. Mkhitaryan, who was signed over the summer from Borussia Dortmund, made just his fifth start of the season on Thursday evening, putting in a scintillating showing in a 2-0 Europa League win over Zorya Luhansk. The Armenian opened the scoring […]

Zorya 0 Manchester United 2: Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Zlatan Ibrahimovic send Reds through

9 Dec

But with four wins in the Europa League to add to the three in the League Cup, Mourinho will just hope his side can start to turn draws into victories in the competition that really counts – the Premier League. ZORYA (4-4-1-1): Levchenko; Opanasenko, Forster, Sivakov, Sukhotsky; Karavayev, Chaykovsky, Kharatin (Grechyshkin 57), Petryak; Ljubenovic (Lipartia […]