August 15, 2022

Tag: Manchester United

No United divide over Ronaldo influence
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No United divide over Ronaldo influence

Marcus Rashford has rubbished suggestions that Manchester United’s English players have formed a “clique” in opposition to Cristiano Ronaldo’s dressing room influence. The England forward took to social media to shoot down a claim from German journalist Christian Falk that a split was developing in Ralf Rangnick’s squad. Falk posted on Twitter: “The English Players […]

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“Totally Fractured”
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“Totally Fractured”

Cristiano Ronaldo and Manchester United interim boss Ralf Rangnick’s relationship is ‘completely fractured’ as the forward believes the manager is out of his depth, according to a new report in Spain. The German manager was brought in to turn the Red Devils’ season around following the sacking of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. But United are struggling […]

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Ronaldo has emerged as an injury
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Ronaldo has emerged as an injury

Cristiano Ronaldo has emerged as an injury doubt for the Premier League match between Manchester United and West Ham on Saturday. The Portugal star played 71 minutes of the 3-1 win at Brentford on Wednesday before being substituted – a decision with which he was clearly annoyed. Interim manager Ralf Rangnick insisted he had no […]

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Red Devils downed by Moutinho
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Red Devils downed by Moutinho

Joao Moutinho’s late strike downed an insipid Manchester United as Wolves recorded a 1-0 win in the Premier League on Monday. Wolves had not played since December 19 due to COVID-19 issues but dominated the opening proceedings at Old Trafford, United only holding on thanks to David de Gea repeatedly thwarting Bruno Lage’s side. Substitute […]

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United star Ronaldo ‘very happy’ at Old Trafford
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United star Ronaldo ‘very happy’ at Old Trafford

Cristiano Ronaldo is “very happy” at Manchester United despite reports of a lack of chemistry in the Red Devils dressing room, according to the player’s agent Jorge Mendes. Ronaldo ended a three-year association with Juventus to return to Old Trafford and has since scored 14 times in all competitions to lead the Premier League and […]

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Cavani strike gives Newcastle unwanted Premier League record
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Cavani strike gives Newcastle unwanted Premier League record

Newcastle United set a record no club would want when they conceded an 80th Premier League goal of the year in Monday night’s clash with Manchester United. The Magpies came into the game having leaked 79 goals in 41 games, matching the highest total shipped by a team in a calendar year during the Premier […]

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Who needs what to go through?
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Who needs what to go through?

This week sees the end of the group stages for this season’s Champions League with honour, ambition and, yes, prize money on the line. Two Spanish giants are being made to sweat on matchday six as Atletico Madrid need a win and a favour to stay in the competition, while Barcelona quite probably need to […]

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Man Utd ‘didn’t need’ to sign Sancho, claims former striker Yorke
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Man Utd ‘didn’t need’ to sign Sancho, claims former striker Yorke

Dwight Yorke has claimed Manchester United did not need to sign Jadon Sancho due to the emergence of Mason Greenwood at the time. Sancho joined from Borussia Dortmund in a big-money move in the last transfer window, though the winger’s arrival was somewhat overshadowed by Cristiano Ronaldo’s sensational return to Old Trafford. The 21-year-old has […]

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