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Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 4:05 PM
Man Utd manager Jose Mourinho has lauded the transformation of French forward Anthony Martial. Martial, who joined from Monaco in 2015 for a fee which could total £61.5m, endured a frustrating 2016-17 under Mourinho. Mourinho frequently criticised the forward for a perceived lack of willpower and...
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 12:55 PM
Guillem Balague has suggested that Man Utd will be involved in a transfer race and a potentially fresh saga for Antoine Griezmann next summer. The Premier League giants were linked with a move this past summer, but the 26-year-old remained with Atletico Madrid amid their ongoing transfer embargo...
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 12:25 PM
Man Utd reportedly sent scouts to watch Celtic left-back Kieran Tierney as they continue to keep tabs on the Scottish international. Jose Mourinho enjoyed a decent summer transfer window, bringing in crucial reinforcements to strengthen the core of his squad with Victor Lindelof, Nemanja Matic an...
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 10:28 AM
Man Utd midfielder Paul Pogba has reportedly been told by Jose Mourinho to take a short holiday before continuing rehabilitation on his hamstring injury. The Frenchman sustained the setback during the Champions League win over Basel earlier this month, and has been given a recovery timeline of be...
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 9:35 AM
Man Utd have reportedly been dealt a transfer blow as it’s claimed that Atletico Madrid have signed Diego Costa to partner Antoine Griezmann, not replace him. Atleti reached an agreement to sign Costa on Thursday, although he won’t be able to play for them until January when their transfer embarg...
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 6:30 AM
Man Utd striker Romelu Lukaku has spoken out about the controversy sparked by the chant that the club’s supporters have made for him. As reported by BBC Sport earlier this week, anti-discrimination group Kick It Out had labelled the chant “racist”, stating that the lyrics about the size of the 24...
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 21 2:29 PM
Maja Nilsson, the fiancee of Manchester United’s new £30.7m centre-back Victor Lindelof, has blasted the club over the extortionate prices it sets for players to rent out an executive box at Old Trafford, so say The Daily Mail. The Swedish blogger claimed that it is an obligation for all players...
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 21 1:14 PM
Manchester United and Chelsea have been put on red alert after Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta has suggested Paulo Dybala could leave the club if he decides he wants to go. According to talkSPORT who cite an article from Premium Sport, when asked about the Dybala situation the club officia...
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 21 12:21 PM
Manchester United have agreed a deal to let goalkeeper Anders Lindegaard join Premier League rivals Burnley until the end of the season, following the injury of first choice custodian Tom Heaton. Heaton has had surgery on his disclosed shoulder recently and is set for a lengthy spell on the sidel...
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 21 9:59 AM
Man United and Arsenal have both joined the race to sign 22-year-old Germany and Schalke starlet Leon Goretzka, however the Premier League duo would need to beat off stiff competition from Barcelona in order to secure the player’s signature, according to the Express. As per the Express, Goretzka...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 10:30 PM
Manchester United displayed a near-perfect performance to beat Burton 4-1 to progress through to the next round of the League Cup, with several players putting in impressive shifts. Sergio Romero – 6.5 Did not have much to do for the most part but dealt with any potential problems that came his w...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 10:10 PM
The Carabao Cup fourth round draw was made on Wednesday night after Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea and Arsenal had booked their place in the hat. Manchester United’s reward for beating Burton Albion 4-1 was a trip to Swansea. City were handed a home tie with Wolves following their 2-...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 9:51 PM
Sergio Romero may not be the first player that springs to mind when someone mentions Manchester United but his record for the club is nothing less than outstanding. Following the side’s 4-1 win over Burton in the League Cup, the Argentine has now kept 22 clean sheets in 25 competitive games for t...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 9:31 PM
After netting his club’s third goal against Burton in the League Cup on Wednesday, Jesse Lingard became the ninth different Manchester United player to score this season – more than any other Premier League team so far the season. Jesse Lingard becomes ninth different scorer for Manchester United...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 8:22 PM
Marcus Rashford put Manchester United 1-0 up inside five minutes in their League Cup tie with Burton on Wednesday but it is Jesse Lingard’s assist that will claim all the plaudits. After a defence-cutting ball by Michael Carrick, Lingard expertly laid the ball round for Rashford, taking out the B...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 6:36 PM
There’s another busy Wednesday in the Carabao Cup as Manchester Utd face Burton, Arsenal take on Doncaster & Chelsea faces Championship side Nottingham Forest in another line of attractive fixtures. Don’t forget that a variety of Carabao Cup fixtures can be watched online with Bet365, who announ...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 4:51 PM
Man Utd are looking to beat off competition from Barcelona and Roma to sign Brazilian international Lucas Lima. Jose Mourinho has led Man Utd to an impressive start to the season, with new signings Romelu Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof all making their mark. Having seen moves for Ivan...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 3:57 PM
Harry Kane is the only Englishman to have made it into the top-55 in the world. Over 25, 000 professional players have voted to find the Fifa FIFPro World XI, with an remarkable 13 of the 55 players coming from Real Madrid. Yet with just one Englishman on the list, there are likely to be fresh …...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 10:18 AM
Manchester United have been handed a huge boost regarding the future of David De Gea, after reports emerged that Real Madrid are set to turn their attentions to Athletic Bilbao ‘keeper Kepa, according to the Sun. As per the Sun, Zinedine Zidane’s side have been strongly linked with a move for the...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 9:59 AM
Man United look set to face stiff competitions from rivals Manchester City in the race for €80m-rated Lazio and Serbia midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, with the player’s agent stating that his client is in high demand, according to the Mirror. Milinkovic-Savic, 22, who was born in Spain but re...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 8:29 AM
Manchester United have joined Chelsea in the race for 17-year-old Genoa wonder-kid Pietro Pellegri, who has has a storming start to life in Serie A this season, as reported by the Metro. Italian news outlet Gazzeta Dello Sport, which was also re-reported by the Metro, states that the Italian side...
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 20 7:53 AM
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is keen to sign Arsenal and Chile forward Alexis Sanchez on a free next summer when he current Gunners deal expires, snatching the player from under the noses of rivals Manchester City in the process, as reported by the Sun. The Red Devils manager will look...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 19 2:02 PM
Man Utd are reportedly keeping tabs on young Roma midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini and have sent scouts to Italy to watch him more closely. The 21-year-old spent last season on loan at Sassuolo before the capital club exercised a buy-back clause to take him back to the Stadio Olimpico. After impress...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 19 12:23 PM
Man Utd midfielder Marouane Fellaini has reportedly not yet accepted the club’s offer of a contract renewal as they haven’t met his demands. The 29-year-old is in the final year of his current deal, and Jose Mourinho hasn’t been shy in publicly stating how important he feels the Belgian is to the...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 19 11:53 AM
Manchester United will welcome back Luke Shaw for the first time since April as the Red Devil’s prepare to take on Burton in the League Cup on Wednesday. The Irish Independent say the left-back’s injury problems have prevented him from returning to Jose Mourinho’s first-team set up and as a resul...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 19 9:23 AM
Kick It Out have reportedly contacted Man Utd in a bid to convince them to get their supporters to stop singing a chant made for Romelu Lukaku. The Belgian international secured a move to Old Trafford this past summer, and has wasted little time in establishing himself as a fan favourite with sev...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 19 9:09 AM
Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville has admitted he has been proved wrong club winger-come-full-back Antonio Valencia. The Ecuador international has put in solid displays at right-back in all of United’s opening five Premier League games, and his wonder goal against Everton on Sunday p...
Caught Offside - Tue Sep 19 6:42 AM
Man Utd are reportedly growing anxious over the future of youngster Angel Gomes, with Barcelona said to be keen on prising him away. The 17-year-old is a highly-rated figure at Old Trafford, but it appears as though there is concern that he could move on next summer. According to The Sun, the tee...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 18 9:32 PM
Rio Ferdinand retired from playing football in May 2015 but the legendary former Manchester United centre back is not yet done with professional sport. According to The Telegraph, the 38-year-old BT Sport pundit is set to launch a career as a pro boxer. Ferdinand is expected to officially announc...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 18 4:42 PM
Man Utd are believed to be monitoring the Lazio wonderkid Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. According to reports over the summer, the Serbian midfielder was the subject of a £24m bid from United’s chief rivals Liverpool, with the offer rejected by Lazio. As per reports in TalkSport, the player’s agent Mat...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 18 4:00 PM
Man Utd midfielder Ander Herrera is expected to be given a new contract at Old Trafford before the end of the year. Herrera has just under a year left of his current Man Utd deal, with an option for a further 12 months, but is expected to commit his long-term future to Jose Mourinho’s side. … T...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 18 12:52 PM
Romelu Lukaku used the famous Richard Keys defence to beat off criticism after antagonising Everton fans during Manchester United’s 4-0 win on Sunday. The former Toffees frontman was booed throughout the match by away fans at Old Trafford and he got revenge in the 83rd minute when he assisted Hen...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 18 12:12 PM
Wayne Rooney has been banned from driving for two years and ordered to do 100 hours of community service. The punishment came after the Everton bad boy pleaded guilty to a charge of drink driving, having been pulled over while at the wheel of a car belonging to a woman he met on a boozy night … ...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 18 12:06 PM
Former England captain Wayne Rooney has pleaded guilty to a charge of drink driving, the Telegraph report. They state 31-year-old was stopped by police and then arrested earlier this month after being discovered driving a woman’s black Volkswagen Beetle in Wilmslow, Cheshire, at 2am whilst under...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 18 12:02 PM
Everton striker Wayne Rooney has spoken out for the first time about his drink-driving charges after pleading guilty to the offence on Monday. FourFourTwo report that the 31-year old has been sanctioned with a two-year driving ban and ordered to complete 100 hours unpaid work as part of a year-lo...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 18 7:43 AM
Gary Neville has conceded that former club Man Utd didn’t produce a particularly good performance against Everton, but sees a pattern forming. Jose Mourinho’s side took an early lead through a stunning Antonio Valencia goal, before a late flurry of efforts helped seal a 4-0 victory over the Toffe...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 18 12:06 AM
Jose Mourinho branded suggestions that Paul Pogba had been ruled out for three months as “completely nonsense” as the Manchester United boss spoke to the media after a big win without his star midfielder on Sunday. Pogba-less for the first game this season, United beat Everton 4-0 at Old Trafford...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 17 6:44 PM
Manchester City have jumped ahead of Premier League rivals Manchester United and Chelsea in the race for Poland and Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, with the player looking to secure a move away from the Bundesliga side in January, according to the Daily Star. As per the Daily Star, Lewa...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 17 5:38 PM
Stoke City and England star Jack Butland has welcomed him being linked with a move to Premier League giants Manchester United, however a transfer may prove unlikely to due the fact that the ‘keeper’s happy at his current club, according to the Daily Mail. Butland, who is highly-rated by both the...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 17 5:14 PM
Jose Mourinho has revealed that Man United’s financial power was the deciding factor in them beating rivals Chelsea to the £90M signing of striker Romelu Lukaku this summer, according to the Telegraph. Lukaku, who made the move from Goodison Park to Old Trafford in the summer in a club-record £90...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 17 4:16 PM
Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia scored a Goal of the Season to open the scoring in their Premier League fixture against Everton at Old Trafford. Valencia, who has started every game for the Red Devils so far this season, scored a thunderous 25-yard volley past Toffees ‘keeper Jordan Pi...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 17 11:15 AM
Manchester United attacker Romelu Lukaku had his £250, 000 Rolls Royce Ghost car stolen after losing his fob at Terminal 1 at Manchester Airport, according to The Mirror. The paper says the car, which can reach speeds up to 155mph, was snatched by a teenager who was found to have also taken pic...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 17 8:46 AM
Man Utd have reportedly suffered a major injury setback with the news that midfielder Paul Pogba could be ruled out for up to three months. The Frenchman was substituted against Basel in the Champions League in midweek with a hamstring injury, as Jose Mourinho kept tight-lipped about it on Friday...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 17 8:05 AM
Man Utd are reportedly busying their recruitment staff in the build up to next year, as they sent scouts to watch Radja Nainggolan and Saul Niguez last week. The pair have established themselves as key figures for Roma and Atletico Madrid respectively, and it’s no real surprise that they are attr...
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 16 3:19 PM
West Brom’s Gareth Barry has equalled Ryan Giggs’ Premier League record appearance tally as he features in his 632nd top-flight game. 632 – Gareth Barry will today equal Ryan Giggs’ @premierleague record of 632 appearances in the competition. Longevity. pic.twitter.com/m3xKUHH3by — OptaJoe (@Opta...
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 16 11:37 AM
£30m Man Utd target Michael Keane has revealed how close he came to rejoining the club this summer. Keane rose to prominence after leaving Man Utd for Burnley, and his assured performances in defence led to an England call-up. As reported in Metro, Keane had the chance to rejoin Man Utd under Jos...
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 16 10:38 AM
Chelsea forward Alvaro Morata has revealed how Antonio Conte persuaded him to join the club over a reunion with Jose Mourinho. Morata was given his chance in the Real Madrid first team by Mourinho, but moved to Chelsea despite his former manager’s hopes of taking him to Man Utd. Chelsea wrapped u...
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 16 9:40 AM
Man Utd are expected to make a move for Benfica’s highly-rated winger Andrija Zivkovic. Jose Mourinho, the Man Utd manager, has been frustrated in his attempts this summer to add competition to the wide positions at Old Trafford. Moves for Inter Milan’s Ivan Perisic and Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale...
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 16 8:22 AM
Man Utd are expected to set up their interest in Anderlecht top prospect Leander Dendoncker. Dendoncker impressed Jose Mourinho last season when Man Utd faced Anderlecht in the Europa League, and he is viewed as a possible back-up to Nemanja Matic. Man Utd’s hopes of luring the Belgian internatio...