137 results found for Manchester City

NBA: Memphis Grizzlies maul Oklahoma City Thunder in record win

THE Memphis Grizzlies ran up an NBA record for the biggest winning margin as they beat a dispirited Oklahoma City Thunder 152-79. The rout eclipses the previous... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 hrs ago | seen 19 times

Tags: Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, Oklahoma City Thunder

Michael Carrick leaves Manchester United after end of caretaker spell

MICHAEL Carrick says he is leaving Manchester United after the end of his spell as caretaker manager. Carrick, in charge for three matches, announced his decision after United's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 hrs ago | seen 28 times

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Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 800th career goal before driving home a penalty winner as Manchester United came from behind to beat Arsenal

CRISTIANO Ronaldo scored his 800th career goal before driving home a penalty winner as Manchester United came from behind to beat Arsenal in a memorable contest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 hrs ago | seen 73 times

Tags: CRISTIANO Ronaldo, VAR, Arsenal, Manchester United

James Maddison scored for a third successive game for Leicester City

JAMES Maddison scored for a third successive game as Leicester City twice came from behind to earn a Premier League point against Southampton at St Mary's. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 113 times

Tags: JAMES Maddison, Leicester City, Southampton, Premier League

Cristiano Ronaldo pressing suggestions 'maybe a myth' - Michael Carrick

SUGGESTIONS Cristiano Ronaldo might be unwilling to press opponents are "maybe a myth", says Manchester United caretaker manager Michael Carrick. Ralf Rangnick is expected to implement a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 80 times

Tags: Cristiano Ronaldo, Manchester United

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City are up for the title challenge after Bernardo Silva's stunning goal

PEP Guardiola says Manchester City are up for the title challenge after Bernardo Silva's stunning goal helped them beat Aston Villa and inflict Steven Gerrard's first... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 23 times

Tags: PEP Guardiola, Manchester City, Premier League, Steven Gerrard

Manchester United v Young Boys in Champions League to be played at Old Trafford

MANCHESTER United's Champions League game against Young Boys on 8 December will not move from Old Trafford after Swiss authorities allowed the visitors to skip quarantine... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 109 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Young Boys, Champions League

Jack Grealish has played 'better than he believes', says Pep Guardiola

MANCHESTER City coach Pep Guardiola has said England midfielder Jack Grealish has "played much better than maybe he believes" since joining City for £100m. In an interview with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 75 times

Tags: MANCHESTER City, Jack Grealish, Pep Guardiola

Manchester United v Young Boys tie could be moved because of Covid-19 restrictions

MANCHESTER United's Champions League tie against Swiss side Young Boys at Old Trafford on 8 December could be moved because of Covid-19 restrictions. Concerns around the new... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 119 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Champions League, Young Boys

Chelsea discover Fifa Club World Cup route - Al Hilal, Al Jazira or Auckland City in semis

EUROPEAN champions Chelsea will play Al Hilal, Al Jazira or Auckland City in the semi-final of the Club World Cup in the United Arab Emirates in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Chelsea, Al Hilal, Al Jazira, Auckland City, Fifa Club World Cup

Manchester United prepared for the arrival of interim manager Ralf Rangnick by earning a battling point against Premier League leaders

MANCHESTER United prepared for the arrival of interim manager Ralf Rangnick by earning a battling point against Premier League leaders Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. United, under the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 79 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Ralf Rangnick, Chelsea

Chelsea 1-1 Manchester United: Reds have reason to hope but Ralf Rangnick has work to do

THE sight of Manchester United technical director Darren Fletcher fiddling with an earpiece as he stalked his technical area sent the Stamford Bridge conspiracy theorists into... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 50 times

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Manchester City midfield pair Ilkay Gundogan and Fernandino were on target

MANCHESTER City midfield pair Ilkay Gundogan and Fernandino were on target as Pep Guardiola's Premier League superiority over West Ham continued. City have now won 10 of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 105 times

Tags: MANCHESTER City, Ilkay Gundogan, Fernandino, Premier League

Kyle Walker says Pep Guardiola has helped improve his football knowledge

MANCHESTER City full-back Kyle Walker says playing under Pep Guardiola has helped him to understand football better. The 31-year-old has been a first-team regular under Guardiola since... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 82 times

Tags: MANCHESTER City, Kyle Walker, Pep Guardiola

Mauricio Pochettino 'has never asked to leave' PSG, says Leonardo amid Man Utd interest

MAURICIO Pochettino will remain as Paris St-Germain manager and has "never asked to leave" amid links to the Manchester United job, says the French club's sporting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 114 times

Tags: MAURICIO Pochettino, Paris St-Germain, Manchester United

Man Utd reach agreement with Lokomotiv Moscow over Ralf Rangnick

MANCHESTER United have reached an agreement with Lokomotiv Moscow for the Russian club's head of sports and development Ralf Rangnick to move to Old Trafford as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 118 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Lokomotiv Moscow, Ralf Rangnick

Leicester City saw off Legia Warsaw to leap to the top of Group C

LEICESTER City saw off Legia Warsaw to leap to the top of Group C and put themselves in pole position to reach the Europa League knockout... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 111 times

Tags: LEICESTER City, Legia Warsaw, Europa League

Manchester United set to appoint German on six-month contract

MANCHESTER United are close to appointing Ralf Rangnick as interim manager on a six-month contract. The 63-year-old German is poised to join United but will not be... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 141 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Ralf Rangnick, Chelsea

Man City 2-1 Paris St-Germain: Mauricio Pochettino left envious as Pep Guardiola thrives

MAURICIO Pochettino's mission at Paris St-Germain is to win the Champions League amid the talk he will be the next manager of Manchester United. If the Argentine... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 78 times

Tags: MAURICIO Pochettino, Pep Guardiola, PSG, Manchester City

Four-time Champions League winner Sergio Ramos might make his first appearance for Paris St-Germain against Manchester City

FOUR-time Champions League winner Sergio Ramos might make his first appearance for Paris St-Germain against Manchester City. Ramos, 35, has not played for his new club since leaving... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Champions League, Sergio Ramos, Paris St-Germain, Manchester City

Villarreal 0-2 Manchester United: Jadon Sancho scores first goal for club

IT has been a tough start for Jadon Sancho at Manchester United but the England winger finally had something to smile about on Tuesday. The former Manchester... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 75 times

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Man City v PSG: Bernardo Silva takes weight off Kevin de Bruyne

WITH the amazing squad Manchester City have, for their manager to call someone "undroppable" means he must be doing something very special - and Bernardo Silva... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Manchester City, Bernardo Silva, Pep Guardiola

Man City v PSG: Bernardo Silva takes weight off Kevin de Bruyne

WITH the amazing squad Manchester City have, for their manager to call someone "undroppable" means he must be doing something very special - and Bernardo Silva... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Manchester City, Bernardo Silva, Pep Guardiola

Villarreal 0-2 Manchester United: Jadon Sancho scores first goal for club

IT has been a tough start for Jadon Sancho at Manchester United but the England winger finally had something to smile about on Tuesday. The former Manchester... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 43 times

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Man Utd contact Ernesto Valverde over interim manager role

MANCHESTER United have contacted former Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde about the role of interim manager. Valverde, 57, is one of a handful of potential candidates to take... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 115 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Barcelona, Ernesto Valverde

Manchester United 'scrambling and reacting' as Norwegian sacked

MANCHESTER United are "scrambling and reacting" by sacking Ole Gunnar Solskjaer just months after he signed a new long-term contract at the club, says former captain... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 118 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Gary Neville

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer paid price for poor results, says Harry Maguire

OLE Gunnar Solskjaer "paid the price" for Manchester United's poor form - but captain Harry Maguire says the players must also take responsibility. The Norwegian was sacked after Saturday's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 122 times

Tags: OLE Gunnar Solskjaer, Harry Maguire, Manchester United

'Can there be confidence in plan to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer?'

MANCHESTER United's decision to sack manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was inevitable and should have brought an element of certainty to the recent chaotic events at Old Trafford. It should... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 44 times

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Garth Crooks' team of the week: Rudiger, Rodri, Sterling, Mane

MANCHESTER United sacked manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Saturday's 4-1 Premier League defeat at Watford. Chelsea stayed top of the table with a 3-0 win at Leicester, while Manchester City won by the same scoreline at home... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 35 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Chelsea 

Manchester City claimed a comfortable victory over Everton to move back up to second in the Premier League

MANCHESTER City claimed a comfortable victory over Everton to move back up to second in the Premier League and within touching distance of leaders Chelsea. Raheem Sterling's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 123 times

Tags: MANCHESTER City, Everton, Chelsea, Premier League

Zinedine Zidane 'not interested in Man Utd approach to become new manager'

MANCHESTER United have approached Zinedine Zidane about becoming their manager but, according to sources close to the former Real Madrid boss, he is not interested in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Zinedine Zidane, Ole Gunnar Soskjaer

Kevin de Bruyne: Manchester City playmaker tests positive for Covid-19

MANCHESTER City playmaker Kevin de Bruyne has tested positive for Covid-19 on his return from international duty. The 30-year-old will isolate for 10 days, meaning he will... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: MANCHESTER City, Kevin de Bruyne, Covid-19

Manchester City footballer charged with two further rapes

MANCHESTER City defender Benjamin Mendy has been charged with two further counts of rape. Mr Mendy, of Prestbury, has been summonsed to appear at Stockport Magistrates' Court... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 83 times

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Women's Football Weekend: Attendances rise while European battle heats up

WOMEN'S Football Weekend got off to a blistering start with Saturday's north London derby and the show continued as Chelsea thumped Manchester City, while Aston Villa... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 97 times

Tags: WOMEN'S Football Weekend, Chelsea, Manchester City

Harry Maguire: England defender's celebration against Albania annoys Roy Keane

SCORING a goal after a recent dip in form clearly meant a lot to Harry Maguire as the Manchester United defender celebrated his opener for England... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Harry Maguire, Manchester United, England

Norwich hold talks with former Chelsea boss

NORWICH City have held talks with Frank Lampard as they look to replace Daniel Farke as their head coach. The former England international, 43, is among a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 127 times

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Liverpool fans have seats moved as investigation finds no evidence of spitting

TWO Liverpool fans have been warned by the club about their behaviour and had their seats moved away from the dugout area after an investigation into... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Liverpool, Manchester City

Manchester United midfielder could miss rest of 2021

MANCHESTER United midfielder Paul Pogba could miss the remainder of 2021 after injuring his thigh on duty with France. Initial estimates from the France camp suggest the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 116 times

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Rio Ferdinand calls for Manchester United boss to 'hand baton over'

OLE Gunnar Solskjaer's future as Manchester United manager has been questioned by former United and England defender Rio Ferdinand, who called for the "baton to be... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 83 times

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Man City did not give 'right support' to teenager, inquest told

A footballer who killed himself after he was released by Manchester City did not feel he got the "right support" following an injury, an inquest heard. Jeremy... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 26 times

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Man Utd midfielder suffers thigh injury training with France

MANCHESTER United midfielder Paul Pogba has been ruled out of France's World Cup qualifiers with a thigh injury. The World Cup winner, 28, suffered the injury in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 92 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Paul Pogba, France's World Cup qualifiers

Manchester United: More calls for Solskjaer sacking following derby day defeat

MANCHESTER United's derby defeat by on Saturday brought more calls for the dismissal of manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The nature of the 2-0 loss against Pep Guardiola's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 75 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, City, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Los Angeles Lakers lose to Oklahoma City Thunder, Phoenix Suns beat Houston Rockets

SHAI Gilgeous-Alexander scored 28 points as the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame a 19-point deficit to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 107-104. He added three rebounds and six... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 144 times

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Pope appoints first woman to lead Vatican governorate

POPE Francis has for the first time appointed a woman to a high office in the state administration of Vatican City. Sister Raffaella Petrini was named secretary-general... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: POPE Francis, Vatican City, Petrinie, Nathalie Becquart

Ademola Lookman forced to wait for Nigeria debut after switch from England

LEICESTER City winger Ademola Lookman has decided to switch his international allegiance to Nigeria from England but will have to wait a while before making his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 107 times

Tags: LEICESTER City, Nigeria, Ademola Lookman, World Cup, NFF

Raheem Sterling ended his 12-game goal drought to wrap up an easy Champions League win for Manchester City over Club Bruges

RAHEEM Sterling ended his 12-game goal drought to wrap up an easy Champions League win for Manchester City over Club Bruges at Etihad Stadium. Sterling converted Ilkay... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 131 times

Tags: RAHEEM Sterling, Champions League, Manchester City

4 banks complied with order on freezing Benue govt accounts -AMCON tells court

FOUR commercial banks in the country have complied with the order of a Federal High Court, Abuja, directing the freezing of all bank accounts of Benue... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Standard Charterred Bank Ngeria, First City Monument Bank Plc

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Manchester United boss says he 'enjoys criticism'

MANCHESTER United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he enjoys criticism and has no wish to "fight" those who argue he is out of his depth. Solskjaer guided... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 90 times

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Tough at the top - mixed fortunes for Premier League's top three

THREE teams at the top. Three different outcomes. For the first time since September 2017, the Premier League's top three all played at 3 pm UK time... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Chelsea, Manchester City, Liverpool

Crystal Palace forward racially abused after win against Manchester City

WILFRIED Zaha called on authorities to take racism seriously after he was sent racist abuse following Crystal Palace's win over Manchester City. The 28-year-old posted a series... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 61 times

Tags: WILFRIED Zaha, Crystal Palace, Manchester City

Tottenham 0-3 Manchester United: 'Nuno not cut slack in sour Spurs atmosphere'

OLE Gunnar Solskjaer will have known just how Nuno Espirito Santo felt as Tottenham's manager stared out blankly at thousands of vacated seats towards the end of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 39 times

Tags: OLE Gunnar Solskjaer, Nuno Espirito Santo, Tottenham, Manchester United

Arsenal continued their recent resurgence with a comfortable Premier League win over Leicester

ARSENAL continued their recent resurgence with a comfortable Premier League win over Leicester City at King Power Stadium. The visitors capitalised on a lacklustre start from the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 153 times

Tags: ARSENAL, Premier League, Leicester City

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ready to 'fight back' after 'difficult week'

MANCHESTER United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says "it has been a difficult week" but he is ready to "fight back". Solskjaer is under pressure after a 5-0 thrashing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 117 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Premier League predictions: Lawro v Duran Duran drummer & Aston Villa fan Roger Taylor

MANCHESTER United have hogged the headlines since their humiliating home defeat at the hands of Liverpool last weekend, but will it be a different story for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Premier League predictions, MANCHESTER United

Norwich City: Sporting director Stuart Webber calls Chelsea defeat 'disgraceful' and 'embarrassing' for fans

SPORTING director Stuart Webber says Norwich's 7-0 Premier League defeat at Chelsea was "disgraceful" and "embarrassing" for the club's fans. Norwich spent about £50m on players in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 50 times

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Holders Manchester City were knocked out of the Carabao Cup after West Ham United won 5-3 on penalties

HOLDERS Manchester City were knocked out of the Carabao Cup after West Ham United won 5-3 on penalties in front of an ecstatic sell-out crowd at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Manchester City, Carabao Cup, West Ham United, London Stadium

Are Man Utd being helped or hindered by Portugal legend?

CRISTIANO Ronaldo's return to Manchester United this summer caused so much excitement among fans - and he has already scored a few important goals - but... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 113 times

Tags: CRISTIANO Ronaldo, Manchester United

Russell Westbrook ejected as LA Lakers blow big lead in defeat by Oklahoma City Thunder

RUSSELL Westbrook was ejected as the Los Angeles Lakers blew a 26-point lead to lose 123-115 against his former side the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Lakers led... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 78 times

Tags: RUSSELL Westbrook, Los Angeles Lakers, Oklahoma City Thunder

Women's Euros draw: England and Northern Ireland to discover group opponents

THE draw for the Women's Euro finals takes place in Manchester on 28 October - and you can watch it live on BBC One, BBC iPlayer... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Women's Euro finals, Manchester

Finding the next Phil Foden - Micah Richards on getting to the top

I still remember the thrill of making my first-team debut for Manchester City aged 17 - at the time it was the best day of my... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 143 times

Tags: Phil Foden, Manchester City, Pep Guardiola, Micah Richards

Football Black List 2021: Man Utd forward Marcus Rashford and pundit Alex Scott named on list

MANCHESTER United and England forward Marcus Rashford has been named on a list of Britain's most influential black footballers. The annual Football Black List recognises the efforts... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 152 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Marcus Rashford, Football Black List 2021

Manchester United: Is Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on the brink of the sack?

MANCHESTER United's embarrassing 5-0 home defeat by Liverpool at Old Trafford has been followed by an avalanche of criticism towards manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Many fans believe... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 116 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Manchester United under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer 'are a team of individuals', says Micah Richards

MANCHESTER United need to "go back to basics" and decide whether to back or sack manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, says ex-England defender Micah Richards. United are seventh... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 93 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer 'has come too far to give up' after Manchester United thrashing by Liverpool

MANCHESTER United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he has "come too far to give up" despite overseeing Sunday's 5-0 thrashing by Liverpool at Old Trafford. Mohamed Salah... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, MANCHESTER United, Liverpool

Manchester United 0-5 Liverpool: Result is 'special' and unexpected, says Jurgen Klopp

LIVERPOOL boss Jurgen Klopp says their 5-0 win at Manchester United was unexpected and "insane". Mohamed Salah scored a hat-trick either side of half-time after Naby Keita... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Jurgen Klopp, LIVERPOOL, Manchester United, Mohamed Salah

'This was a terrible mismatch and Solskjaer has to take blame'

THE mood of this remarkable day was captured to perfection by the sight of Sir Alex Ferguson puffing out his cheeks with a face like thunder,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Sir Kenny Dalglish, Sir Alex Ferguson, Manchester United, Liverpool, Solskjaer

Can Manchester United boss survive Liverpool capitulation?

MANCHESTER United endured one of their worst days in the Premier League era as they were embarrassed 5-0 by Liverpool at Old Trafford on Sunday. Many home... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 133 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Man Utd 1-6 Man City: Remembering day at Old Trafford that changed face of football in Manchester

SATURDAY marks exactly 10 years since Manchester's football landscape changed, when the so-called "noisy neighbours" ended up partying on their local rivals' pristine front lawn. In isolation,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 187 times

Tags: Man City, Man Utd, Old Trafford

Zambia striker calls Leicester team-mate Jamie Vardy 'an inspiration'

LEICESTER City striker Patson Daka says it is a "big privilege" to learn from Jamie Vardy close-up since joining the Premier League club. Zambia international Daka has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 143 times

Tags: LEICESTER City, Patson Daka, Jamie Vardy

Solskjaer turns it around under pressure - but which Man Utd will face Liverpool?

THE reaction to Manchester United's 3-2 win over Atalanta was just about as confused as trying to sum up Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's present status as manager. Solskjaer... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 145 times

Tags: Manchester United, Gunnar Solskjaer, Liverpool

Cristiano Ronaldo headed the winner nine minutes from time as Manchester United came back from two goals down to record a memorable Champions League triumph

CRISTIANO Ronaldo headed the winner nine minutes from time as Manchester United came back from two goals down to record a memorable Champions League triumph against... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 379 times

Tags: CRISTIANO Ronaldo, Manchester United, Atalanta

Manchester City: Five arrested after fan attacked following Club Bruges game

FIVE people have been arrested after a Manchester City fan was attacked following Tuesday's Champions League game against Club Bruges. The Belgian man, 63, who watched City's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Manchester City, Champions League, Club Bruges

What does future hold for Manchester United forward?

It has been quite a year for Jesse Lingard. HE started it firmly out of the picture at Manchester United but a loan spell at West Ham... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Jesse Lingard, Manchester United, Premier League, Cristiano Ronaldo

Man City boss Pep Guardiola calls for patience over midfielder

JUDGING by his latest comments, Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola must be as good a chef as he is a football manager. After watching 19-year-old Cole Palmer... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Manchester City, Pep Guardiola, Champions League

Manchester United boss rejects Jamie Carragher criticism

OLE Gunnar Solskjaer says he is not affected by suggestions Manchester United need to change their manager in order to win the biggest trophies. Solskjaer, 48, was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 108 times

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What Newcastle need to do to stay in Premier League - Danny Murphy analysis

THERE'S been plenty of talk about how Newcastle needs to copy Manchester City's blueprint to turn themselves into a superpower in the next few years. First things... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Newcastle, Manchester City

Sergio Aguero made his long-awaited Barcelona debut as Philippe Coutinho scored his first goal in almost a year

SERGIO Aguero made his long-awaited Barcelona debut as Philippe Coutinho's first goal in almost a year helped secure victory against Valencia. Aguero joined Barcelona in the summer after leaving... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: SERGIO Aguero, Philippe Coutinho, Barcelona, Manchester City

Man United can bounce back from adversity, says Matic

MANCHESTER United are capable of producing a good run against tough opponents in the coming weeks to soothe the disappointment of Saturday’s 4-2 Premier League defeat... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Leicester City increased the pressure on Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as they ran out fully deserved winners

LEICESTER City increased the pressure on Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as they ran out fully deserved winners in a thriller at King Power Stadium. Manchester... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 175 times

Tags: LEICESTER City, Manchester United

Raheem Sterling could not mark his return to Manchester City's starting line-up with a goal

RAHEEM Sterling could not mark his return to Manchester City's starting line-up with a goal but Kevin de Bruyne made certain his side still beat Burnley... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 176 times

Tags: RAHEEM Sterling, Manchester City

Manchester United forward 'needs to prioritise football' says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

MARCUS Rashford needs to "prioritise his football" if he is to meet the twin challenges of playing for club and country, says Manchester United manager Ole... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: MARCUS Rashford, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Manchester United

Man City forward open to move abroad if he does not get more game time

MANCHESTER City forward Raheem Sterling says he would be open to playing abroad if he does not get more game time at Etihad Stadium. The England international,... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: MANCHESTER City, Raheem Sterling

Manchester City forward ruled out with foot injury

MANCHESTER City forward Ferran Torres has been ruled out for four to six weeks after fracturing his right foot on international duty. The Spain international was replaced... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: MANCHESTER City, Ferran Torres, Spain

Sweden Under-21s forward subjected to alleged racist comment by opponent

MANCHESTER United forward Anthony Elanga was subjected to an alleged racist comment by an opponent while playing for Sweden Under-21s against Italy, the Swedish FA has... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Anthony Elanga, Swedish

Josh Allen guides Buffalo Bills to NFL victory over Kansas City Chiefs

The Buffalo Bills gained revenge for defeat in last year's AFC championship game with a 38-20 win over the Kansas City Chiefs. It was the second home... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 97 times

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Did Man Utd miss opportunity to beat rivals City in WSL derby?

LEADING 2-1 against 10 players with 11 minutes left - will Manchester United ever get a better opportunity to get one over on their local rivals? United's... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 97 times

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How Hansi Flick has restored optimism to the national team

IT was just six months ago that Germany's national football team suffered one of their biggest-ever humiliations. A 2-1 defeat in March by North Macedonia - just the third... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Hansi Flick, Germany, Chelsea's Thomas Tuchel, Manchester City's Pep Guardiola and Paris St-Germain's Mauricio Pochettino

Man Utd defender injured for France in Nations League final

MANCHESTER United defender Raphael Varane came off injured in France's Nations League final against Spain. The 28-year-old went down holding his leg and was replaced by Dayot... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

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Manchester United and England striker says support after racist abuse was a 'special moment'

MARCUS Rashford has said the support he received after being targeted with racist abuse following the Euro 2020 final was a "special moment" for him. The Manchester... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

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'It's a yellow card' - Pep Guardiola's anger at James Milner decision

IT was the two-minute period that threatened to shape this season's Premier League title race. Anfield. Liverpool v Manchester City. The champions of the past four seasons, separated... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 118 times

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Why Reds got away with it - Jermaine Jenas

I still have Manchester City as favourites to win the Premier League - my only concern is that they are having to work far too hard... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 28 times

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Klopp and Guardiola sides serve up classic

THE sight of Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola clasping Liverpool's James Milner in a warm embrace half an hour after the final whistle summed up an... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 24 times

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Manchester City complain to Liverpool about fan allegedly spitting at member of staff

MANCHESTER City have made a complaint to Liverpool after alleging a home fan spat at their backroom staff in the first half of the 2-2 draw... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 27 times

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Old Trafford celebration 'mark of respect' for Cristiano Ronaldo

THERE was a familiar celebration at Old Trafford on Saturday, but not from the player you might expect. Fans have seen plenty of Cristiano Ronaldo's trademark 'Siu'... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 124 times

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Andros Townsend's second-half equaliser earned Everton a deserved point against Manchester United at Old Trafford

ANDROS Townsend's second-half equaliser earned Everton a deserved point against Manchester United at Old Trafford. Rafael Benitez's men were unlucky to fall behind just before the break... Read more

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Nick Powell scored the only goal of the game as Stoke City beat previously unbeaten Championship leaders West Bromwich Albion

NICK Powell scored the only goal of the game as Stoke City beat previously unbeaten Championship leaders West Bromwich Albion. It looked like being one of those... Read more

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Cristiano Ronaldo scored an injury-time winner as Manchester United came from behind to beat Villarreal

CRISTIANO Ronaldo scored an injury-time winner as Manchester United came from behind to beat Villarreal in an action-packed Champions League Group F contest. The repeat of last... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

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Man Utd match-winner brings reminder of glory days

THE celebrations started in the 95th minute and continued for almost an hour after the full-time whistle. Manchester United needed some cheer, and they got it as... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 49 times

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Manchester United defender given two-match ban for Champions League red card

AARON Wan-Bissaka has been given a two-match ban by Uefa for his sending off during Manchester United's Champions League defeat to Young Boys. The defender, 23, was shown a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 159 times

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'Unstoppable' Lionel Messi ends 'desperate' goal search for PSG against Man City

IT was the moment European football had been waiting for - and the one Pep Guardiola knew was probably "unstoppable". Lionel Messi glided forward from the halfway... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 109 times

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Lionel Messi scored his first Paris St-Germain goal in stunning fashion as they beat Manchester City

LIONEL Messi scored his first Paris St-Germain goal in stunning fashion as they beat Manchester City in an enthralling Champions League group game. Messi, making his fourth... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 37 times

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Manager Jurgen Klopp expects Manchester City will want to 'strike back'

LIVERPOOL manager Jurgen Klopp is expecting a Manchester City backlash when the Premier League's top two meet at Anfield on Sunday. While the Reds thrashed Porto 5-1 in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 201 times

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'Pep Guardiola's side the latest victims of Lionel Messi'

MANCHESTER City's previous high-profile Champions League defeats have often been followed by forensic inquests into manager Pep Guardiola's over-thinking and how he sometimes defeats himself. City's loss to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 57 times

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Manchester United captain out for 'few weeks' with calf injury

MANCHESTER United captain Harry Maguire is facing a "few weeks" out with a calf injury, says boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Maguire, 28, will be absent for Wednesday's... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 341 times

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Lionel Messi is likely to be in Paris St-Germain's squad to face Manchester City in the Champions League

LIONEL Messi is likely to be in Paris St-Germain's squad to face Manchester City in the Champions League on Tuesday after recovering from a knee injury. The... Read more

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It's time for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to prove himself as an elite-level manager - Micah Richards

PART of the problem Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has as Manchester United manager is that there is an over-reaction each time he wins - and also to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 102 times

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Bruno Fernandes will take penalty again 'without fear or dread'

MANCHESTER United midfielder Bruno Fernandes says he will step up for a penalty again "without fear or dread" after missing against Aston Villa. Fernandes hit his kick... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

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Pep Guardiola's men have sent out powerful message to Premier League rivals

PEP Guardiola's body language does not exactly disguise his feelings and it screamed out just how much Manchester City's victory at Chelsea meant to the Premier... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 211 times

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What will Pep Guardiola try next against Thomas Tuchel?

HE is already one of only two managers to have got the better of Pep Guardiola in three successive matches - so how telling will it... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 160 times

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West Ham gained revenge for Sunday's Premier League defeat against Manchester United by knocking their hosts out of the Carabao Cup

WEST Ham gained revenge for Sunday's Premier League defeat against Manchester United by knocking their hosts out of the Carabao Cup at WEST Ham . Manuel Lanzini's... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 27 times

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Phil Jones will return to the Manchester United squad after a 20-month absence

PHIL Jones will return to the Manchester United squad after a 20-month absence for Wednesday's Carabao Cup third-round tie with West Ham. The centre-back has not played... Read more

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Riyad Mahrez scored twice as holders Manchester City came from behind to thrash League One Wycombe

RIYAD Mahrez scored twice as holders Manchester City came from behind to thrash League One Wycombe and reach the last 16 of the Carabao Cup. The visitors... Read more

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Is this England's best generation of female goalkeepers?

THE goalkeeping landscape in women's football is changing - and it means the battle for England's number one spot has never been more competitive. Often a maligned... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 231 times

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Mark Noble stepped off the bench for an injury time penalty - and saw it saved

MARK Noble stepped off the bench for an injury-time penalty - and saw it saved - as Jesse Lingard's stunning late goal secured victory for Manchester... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 86 times

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Pep Guardiola's call for more home fans 'uncalled for', says supporters group

A leading Manchester City supporters group says manager Pep Guardiola's call for more fans to attend their Premier League game with Southampton is "disappointing and uncalled... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 241 times

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Champions League drama as Liverpool win, Man City hit six and Messi disappoints

Breathless, beautiful and brilliant. THE Champions League is back and, on a dramatic night across Europe, the competition delivered a reminder of why it can produce memorable,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 144 times

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Jack Grealish scored a wonderful goal on his Champions League debut as Manchester City scored six past RB Leipzig

JACK Grealish scored a wonderful goal on his Champions League debut as Manchester City scored six past RB Leipzig to put the pain of losing last... Read more

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Manchester United conceded a dramatic stoppage-time goal as they lost to Young Boys

MANCHESTER United conceded a dramatic stoppage-time goal as they lost to Young Boys despite Cristiano Ronaldo scoring on his Champions League return for the Red Devils. Ronaldo,... Read more

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: 'Manchester United will learn from Young Boys defeat'

JESSE Lingard will learn from his mistake which gifted Young Boys a famous 2-1 Champions League win over Manchester United, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. United, who had... Read more

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Edinson Cavani will miss Manchester United's opening Champions League game against Young Boys

EDINSON Cavani will miss Manchester United's opening Champions League game against Young Boys on Tuesday with a "minor injury", but Cristiano Ronaldo has been named in... Read more

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Manchester United forward has not returned to Old Trafford 'for a vacation'

CRISTIANO Ronaldo says he has not returned to Manchester United "for a vacation" as the Portugal captain prepares for his Old Trafford homecoming on Saturday. During his... Read more

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Manchester City boss Gareth Taylor says his side's failure to reach the Women's Champions League group stage will "fuel" their desire for domestic success this season

MANCHESTER City boss Gareth Taylor says his side's failure to reach the Women's Champions League group stage will "fuel" their desire for domestic success this season. City... Read more

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Manchester United to have Covid-19 spot-checks at Old Trafford starting with Newcastle game

MANCHESTER United will introduce Covid-19 spot-checks on matchdays at Old Trafford, starting with Saturday's game against Newcastle. It is not yet a mandatory requirement to enter Old... Read more

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Remi Allen marked her Aston Villa debut by scoring the winner against her former club Leicester City

REMI Allen marked her Aston Villa debut by scoring the winner against her former club Leicester City in an absorbing Women's Super League game. Natasha Flint had... Read more

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Manchester United forward to wear number seven

CRISTIANO Ronaldo will wear the number seven shirt for Manchester United, the club has confirmed. The 36-year-old takes the number, which he wore in his first stint... Read more

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England captain has 'clear conscience' after Manchester City transfer saga

ENGLAND captain Harry Kane says he has a "clear conscience" after a potential move to Manchester City from Tottenham Hotspur failed to materialise. City were keen to... Read more

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Leeds close to signing Manchester United and Wales winger for club record £30m

LEEDS United are closing in on a club record £30m deal to sign Manchester United winger Daniel James. Leeds coach Marcelo Bielsa has been keeping a close... Read more

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Leeds close to signing Manchester United and Wales winger for club record £30m

LEEDS United are closing in on a club record £30m deal to sign Manchester United winger Daniel James. Leeds coach Marcelo Bielsa has been keeping a close... Read more

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Manchester City defender signs contract extension until 2027

PORTUGAL defender Ruben Dias has extended his contract at Manchester City until 2027. Portugal international Dias, 24, joined City from Benfica on a six-year deal in September 2020 for... Read more

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How has Manchester United returning hero's game changed in years away?

CRISTIANO Ronaldo is set to return to Manchester United 12 years after leaving, but what kind of player are the Premier League side getting back? Since leaving... Read more

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Manchester United striker has international call-up cancelled by Uruguay

EDINSON Cavani will remain with Manchester United over the international break after his call-up to the Uruguay squad was cancelled. Premier League clubs had unanimously decided not to... Read more

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Manchester City footballer remanded in custody on rape charges

MANCHESTER City footballer Benjamin Mendy has been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged with rape and sexual assault. The 27-year-old defender is accused of four... Read more

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Champions League draw: Manchester City to face PSG and Chelsea will meet Juventus

PREMIER League champions Manchester City have been drawn to face Paris St-Germain, RB Leipzig and Club Bruges in the Champions League group stage. Holders Chelsea come up... Read more

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Cristiano Ronaldo to Man City: Could Juventus forward end up at Etihad Stadium?

HE'S one of the greatest players of all time, but with a year left on his contract Juventus are prepared to sell Cristiano Ronaldo. Manchester City are one... Read more

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'This will be a big year' for Leicester City midfielder

DRIFTING out to the left of midfield at Etihad Stadium, James Maddison holds his run. He checks his surroundings and knows he's in space, before collecting... Read more

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I Squared Capital invests in AG&P City Gas

I Squared Capital, through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund III and ISQ Growth Markets Infrastructure Fund, has invested approximately US$200 million as a first tranche of... Read more

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Manchester United boss says new rules have gone 'from one extreme to another'

MANCHESTER United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has joined Jurgen Klopp in complaining about the way referees are interpreting new laws this season. Rules have been relaxed for... Read more

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