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The Sun - Sat Sep 16 10:54 PM
WAYNE ROONEY will get no special treatment ahead of Sunday’s emotional first return to Manchester United. The striker, who rejoined Everton in the summer, is the Red Devils’ record goalscorer with 253. United want to respect Roo but are aware of what happened when Cristiano Ronaldo returned with...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 10:30 PM
ONCE, a young player, who had just turned professional, drove a Bentley into training. Sir Alex made him sell it immediately. I drove to Carrington in an Austin Mini for nearly a year even though I had a Mercedes at home. Sir Alex didn’t like young players getting above themselves. He hated anyon...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 6:06 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED’S Under-18s miraculously recovered from a three-goal deficit to land an amazing victory 4-3 Premier League Cup over Arsenal. United staged a fabulous fightback, scoring four goals without reply including two penalties from England youth star Angel Gomes. The home side went into...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 4:53 PM
GARETH BARRY equalled Ryan Giggs’ record as he starred in his 632nd Premier League match – while Tony Pulis clocked up a ton of matches in charge of West Brom. However it is fair to say few others will remember this drab bad-tempered affair with much fondness as two evenly matched teams fought ou...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 1:36 PM
Saturday 7th February 2004, the last time Wayne Rooney played a competitive match for Everton, against Manchester United. Five Premier League titles, four League Cups, the FA Cup, the Europa League, the Fifa World Club Cup and a Champions League trophy later, Rooney returns to Old Trafford on Sun...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 1:19 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED’s class of 92 achieved greatness thanks to their talent and exceptional coaching. But for dementia sufferer Eric Harrison, who coached them during their top-flight, he had no recollection of the men who paid him a visit- these were the men he had helped turn into world class sta...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 12:21 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC has vowed he will be better than before for Manchester United when he returns from his knee injury. The 35-year-old hasn’t featured since picking up the problem against Anderlecht in the Europa League back in April, but has recently penned a new one-year deal at Old Trafford. H...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 10:34 AM
EVERTON star Michael Keane will come up against Manchester United on Sunday for the first time since snubbing a move to Old Trafford in the summer. The 24-year-old signed for the Toffees in a £25million move from Burnley back in July, believing Goodison Park is the perfect place to develop his ca...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 9:42 AM
ALVARO MORATA was rumoured to be destined for Manchester United this summer, to be reunited with Jose Mourinho, but he made it clear he would only leave Real Madrid for Chelsea. At the start of the summer Chelsea were not on Morata‘s radar, he believed they were in the market for a different stri...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 9:33 AM
JOSE MOURINHO has ordered his scouts to track the progress of Benfica starlet Andrija Zivkovic, according to reports. Manchester United boss Mourinho has worked hard to re-build the scouting network at Old Trafford to ensure the club are aware of the best young players in Europe. And one of the n...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 9:02 AM
FORMER Manchester United striker has urged Jose Mourinho to sign Raphael Varane and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Red Devils boss strengthened his defence with the signing of Victor Lindelof and bolstered his attack with the arrival of Romelu Lukaku, while Nemanja Matic has provided midfield sol...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 7:49 AM
ROBERT LEWANDOWSKI is “obsessed” with Real Madrid and they are “the only club he wants to play for”, according to reports in Spain. The Pole is on a collision course with the Bayern Munich hierarchy, having slammed their transfer policy. Furious former captain Steffen Effenberg even called on the...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 11:57 PM
ARSENE WENGER revealed last weekend that he’d turned down an offer to succeed Sir Alex Ferguson as Manchester United manager back in 2001. The Frenchman has previously stated that he could have signed Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba for the Arsenal. And he could...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 11:14 PM
This summer was a transfer window when transfer fees went astronomical across Europe. £198million for Neymar to join Paris Saint-Germain, £105million for Ousmane Dembélé to replace him at Barcelona and a £166million future deal agreed for Kylian Mbappé to join Neymar in the French capital. Everyo...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 8:20 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED veteran Ryan Giggs sees no issue with Wayne Rooney celebrating if he scores on Sunday. The striker will come up against his former side for the first time following his return to boyhood club Everton. Rooney will be determined to mark his return to Old Trafford with a goal, and...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 6:32 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED stars Phil Jones and Ashley Young faced off against team-mates Sergio Romero and Matteo Darmian in a bowling challenge. The four Premier League players had to wear blindfolds, bowl through their legs and attempt a towel trick-shot. Swissquote, the club’s Official Global Forex an...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 5:04 PM
GARETH BALE cannot escape the criticism of his Real Madrid hecklers – even outside of the Bernabeu. The Welshman was jeered for the second game in a row during his side’s Champions League victory over Apoel Nicosia on Wednesday. Ex-Tottenham man Bale will have been hoping for a nicer atmosphere a...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 2:30 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has urged Manchester United fans to give Wayne Rooney a fitting welcome back to Old Trafford on Sunday. The club’s all time leading scorer makes his first return to the club since leaving in the summer to join Everton. And the United boss wants his achievements to be recognised befo...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 2:27 PM
JOSE MOURINHO introduced night-time training sessions in a bid to deal with Maicon’s drinking habit. Brazilian right-back Maicon was one of the most important players for Inter in 2010 when the Nerazzurri became the first Italian team to win the treble. Ianis Zicu, a Romanian forward who spent si...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 11:25 AM
IF MANCEHSTER UNITED ever need another groundsman, then step forward Juan Mata. The United playmaker was filmed driving a tractor around the Carrington training ground after training this week, and clearly had plenty in the tank to help the ground staff keep the pitches in immaculate condition. F...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 10:52 AM
ANDER HERRERA’S relationship with Jose Mourinho has taken a knock since he was hauled in to see the manager over a training-ground gaffe last season, it has been claimed. Herrera had long been regarded as one of the Manchester United manager’s favourite players and the pair enjoyed plenty of clos...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 7:39 AM
JOSE MOURINHO is furious at Paul Pogba who faces up to six weeks out. The Manchester United boss and his staff BLAME the midfielder for ignoring medical advice over his long-standing hamstring issues. And it means there is no sympathy for the £89million club-record buy over an injury which means...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 7:28 AM
PAUL POGBA’S unfortunate hamstring injury could give Ander Herrera the chance to get back into the Manchester United team, according to reports. Pogba was taken off during United’s 3-0 Champions League win against Basel on Tuesday night and is set to miss a number of matches. But the Daily Mail a...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 10:35 PM
JOSE MOURINHO is furious at Paul Pogba who faces up to six weeks out. The Manchester United boss and his staff BLAME the midfielder for ignoring medical advice over his long-standing hamstring issues. And it means there is no sympathy for the £89million club-record buy over an injury which means...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 7:50 PM
Paul Pogba says the return of Zlatan Ibrahimovic will strike fear into Manchester United’s title rivals. Pogba is currently nursing a hamstring injury and has joined Ibra on the treatment table. But he says the return of Zlatan, who agreed a new deal while crocked with a knee injury, gives United...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 7:49 PM
FORMER Manchester United keeper Anders Lindegaard is training with Burnley after their England keeper Tom Heaton dislocated his shoulder. Danish international Lindegaard, 33, edged closer to a surprise Premier League return today when Clarets chief Sean Dyche confirmed he is having a good look at...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 6:12 PM
MARCELO has incredibly revealed Lionel Messi is NOT his most difficult opponent. The Real Madrid left-back celebrated his new five-year contract by answering a Q&A session, where he named his best team-mate, rival and manager. And it’s fair to say there were some shocks along the way. Fabio Capel...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 4:51 PM
ZINEDINE ZIDANE is already lining up moves to bring Eden Hazard and David de Gea to Real Madrid next summer, according to reports. The La Liga side failed in their quest to lure the duo away from the Premier League in the recent transfer window, but won’t give up on acquiring their services. Acco...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 3:44 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho has snapped-up Coventry wonderkid Charlie McCann. The 15-year-old midfielder has turned down rivals City to join the Red Devils, who he supported as a youngster. The talented teenager was called up the England Under-16 squad earlier this summer. MORE TO FOLLOW
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 3:12 PM
JOSE MOURINHO and his Manchester United squad arrived at training on Thursday morning – looking glum. Despite the players arriving in a fleet of big-money supercars, none of the playing staff or Mourinho looked at all happy. United beat Swiss champions Basel in their Champions League opener on Tu...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 2:48 PM
FOLLOWING the return of the Champions League the best English clubs return to Premier League action this weekend. Look below to see the best odds and tips for the televised games! What are the best odds and tips for Crystal Palace vs Southampton? Check back for a full betting preview on Friday....
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 2:47 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED are planning another raid for German superstar Thomas Muller from Bayern Munich next summer. The World Cup winning star has fallen out with boss Carlo Ancelotti and is frustrated at being left on the bench. He has dropped behind loan signing James Rodriguez in the pecking order,...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 2:21 PM
DAVID DE GEA has hinted at a long-term Manchester United stay – by moving into a plush new pad. The Red Devils star has been wanted by Real Madrid for the past two seasons and Los Blancos will go back in for him next summer. United feared of an imminent exit after the Spanish goalkeeper …
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 1:48 PM
WAYNE ROONEY makes his return to Old Trafford as an Everton player when Manchester United host the Toffees in the Premier League on Sunday. The former England international will look to prove to the Red Devils what they are missing out on with his boyhood club. What are the best odds and tips for...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 1:43 PM
WAYNE ROONEY dumped himself in hot water earlier this month when he was arrested for drink-driving. The Everton footballer, 31, also got himself into trouble with wife Coleen after he allegedly “kissed and cuddled” Laura Simpson on a night out. The move forced Coleen to remove her wedding ring… b...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 11:51 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED will be looking to get back to winning ways against Everton after drawing 2-2 with the Stoke. Wayne Rooney will return to Old Trafford for the first time since he rejoined boyhood-club Everton over the summer. When is Manchester United vs Everton? The Red Devils take on The Toff...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 11:41 AM
PAUL POGBA has been snapped on crutches with the Manchester United star set to miss four weeks of action with a hamstring injury. The France international, 23, injured himself after just 19 minutes of the Red Devils’ Champions League opener against Basel – which they won 3-0. Marouane Fellaini, R...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 11:26 AM
MESUT OZIL is eyeing a sensational switch to Manchester United at the end of his contract, according to reports. The Germany international will be free to leave Arsenal next summer as he continues to delay signing a new deal. The 28-year-old has turned down lucrative offers to remain at the Emira...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 11:08 AM
ON transfer deadline day, all of Arsenal’s focus was on trying to find a replacement for Alexis Sanchez as the Chilean looked to force a move to Manchester City. The 28-year-old is out of contract next summer and the Gunners could lose a player worth around £50million for nothing. He’s not the on...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 9:48 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED are back in the Champions League… beating Basel 3-0, no less. It might have only been a short absence but it felt great to hear that famous anthem ringing out at Old Trafford once again. Goals from Marouane Fellaini, Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford sealed what ended up being a...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 9:06 AM
MESUT OZIL is eyeing a sensational switch to Manchester United at the end of his contract, according to reports. The Germany international will be free to leave Arsenal next summer as he continues to delay signing a new deal. The 28-year-old has turned down lucrative offers to remain at the Emira...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 9:00 AM
SUPER-AGENTS Mino Raiola and Jorge Mendes are said to be going head-to-head… for the signature of Tottenham star Dele Alli. The Spurs and England man split from long-time agent Rob Segal last month, sparking a scramble in the world of football agents, according to reports. The Times claim that Ra...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 8:57 AM
REAL MADRID star Casemiro defended Gareth Bale after the Welsh wonder was jeered by his own fans AGAIN in the victory over APOEL on Wednesday. The defending Champions League holders begin their second successive defence of their crown with a 3-0 win over the Cypriots thanks to a brace from Cristi...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 8:33 AM
INTER MILAN want Mauro Icardi to sign a new contract with a £190MILLION release clause, according to reports. Icardi, 24, only penned an extension in October last year with a £100m clause that was only open to foreign clubs. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5, GET A FREE £10 BET But now Premier Sport are cl...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 8:19 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED’S return to the Champions League after a two-year absence went exactly to plan for Jose Mourinho. Well, almost. The Red Devils steamrolled Swiss champions Basel at Old Trafford, romping to a 3-0 victory thanks to goals from Marouane Fellaini, Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford. H...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 7:11 AM
PAUL POGBA is out for at least four weeks with a hamstring injury and is a serious doubt for the clash against Liverpool. Jose Mourinho hopes the £89million midfielder will be fit for the trip to Anfield on October 14. Pogba hobbled off the pitch in last night’s 3-0 Champions League win over Base...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 10:30 PM
DAVY KLAASSEN still feels the pain of losing to Manchester United in last season’s Europa League final. The Dutchman was in the Ajax team that was beaten 2-0 by the Red Devils and then had to watch Wayne Rooney, now an Everton team-mate, lift the trophy. Roo and midfielder Klaassen should start t...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 10:30 PM
WAYNE ROONEY will get a reception befitting a club legend when he returns to Old Trafford on Sunday. That is the view of Manchester United’s Jesse Lingard, who led the tributes to the club’s all-time record goalscorer ahead of Everton’s visit this weekend. Rooney left United this summer after 13...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 9:12 PM
PAUL POGBA is out for at least four weeks with a hamstring injury and is a serious doubt for the clash against Liverpool. Jose Mourinho hopes the £89million midfielder will be fit for the trip to Anfield on October 14. Pogba hobbled off the pitch in last night’s 3-0 Champions League win over Base...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 5:34 PM
BURNLEY could draft in ex-Manchester United stopper Anders Lindegaard following the injury to Tom Heaton. The Claret’s No.1 is facing “months” on the sidelines after dislocating his shoulder in the 1-0 win over Crystal Palace on Sunday. It has left boss Sean Dyche with just two keepers in Nick Po...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 3:46 PM
ROMELU LUKAKU is on flames at the moment – and the Manchester United star is just as lit when it comes to his fashion sense as he is in front of goal. The Belgian was in top form as he enjoyed a day out with friends in Cheshire wearing a £1, 040 designer jumper. Fresh from …
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 2:33 PM
GRAEME SOUNESS has criticised the play of Manchester United star Paul Pogba – and told him to be more like Marouane Fellaini. Pogba lasted just 18 minutes as captain of United last night before he was forced off with a hamstring strain the club fear could keep him out for up to a month. But …
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 12:53 PM
JOSE MOURINHO might have been on the winning side during the Red Devils’ romp to victory in the Champions League – but PlayStation pressed pause on his latest comments. Sony’s video game console – who sponsor the Champions League – weighed in after the Manchester United manager branded his team’s...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 12:20 PM
WAYNE ROONEY was spotted arriving at Liverpool’s John Lennon Airport wearing his wedding ring on Wednesday morning. The Everton star, 31, is en route to Italy as his side take on Atalanta in their Europa League opener on Thursday night. Coleen Rooney fuelled rumours of a split earlier this week a...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 11:36 AM
PAUL POGBA will have a scan today as Manchester United wait anxiously to discover the extent of his hamstring injury. The stand-in Red Devils captain was forced off just 18 minutes into the Champions League clash with Basel on Tuesday night. He was spotted leaving Old Trafford on crutches after h...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 11:34 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED are reportedly keeping the No7 shirt free for the arrival of Antoine Griezmann. The French forward, 26, opted to stay on at Atletico Madrid this summer, despite being heavily linked with an Old Trafford move. In a conscientious move, Griezmann stayed on at Los Rojiblancos so as...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 7:49 AM
JOSE MOURINHO has urged Zlatan Ibrahimovic not to rush back from injury — because United need him at 100 per cent. The super-Swede is expected to return for the Red Devils in January after suffering knee ligament damage in April but could return as early as the end of October. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BE...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 11:37 PM
SO after the most brutal downfall in the history of the England job — and that is saying something — Roy Hodgson becomes the oldest ever Premier League managerial appointee. During his 15 months in the wilderness since England’s humiliating Euro 2016 exit, those close to Hodgson say he has been h...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 11:19 PM
JOSH HARROP and Alan Browne scored spectacular goals to stun Cardiff. Former Manchester United babe Harrop’s first goal for Preston was a fizzing 30-yard free-kick. And Browne came up with a magnificent shot over keeper Neil Etheridge’s head. In between, Sean Maguire squeezed home a shot to ensur...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 10:57 PM
MARCUS RASHFORD has only gone and done it again by continuing his incredible record of debut goals for Manchester United. The hotshot, who does not turn 20 until next month, was thrust into his first taste of Champions League action from the bench on Tuesday. And he duly found found the net as he...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 10:23 PM
JOSE MOURINHO slammed his Manchester United stars for playing “Playstation football” in the 3-0 win over Basel. Goals from Marouane Fellaini, Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford made it a comfortable return to the Champions League for the Red Devils. But Mourinho was fuming with his side for taking...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 9:45 PM
ROMELU LUKAKU netted on his Champions League debut – but Paul Pogba limped off injured. Jose Mourinho is now sweating on Pogba’s fitness for Sunday’s clash against Everton after the Premier League’s most expensive player went off clutching his hamstring. But Lukaku will be a certain starter again...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 9:06 PM
PATRICE EVRA showed his benevolent side by handing out food to homeless people on Tuesday. The former Manchester United defender was filmed delivering packages to rough sleepers on the streets of Marseille in a video posted on his Instagram account. The 36-year-old, who plies his trade in Ligue 1...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 8:13 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED take on Basel in their first match back in the Champions League. The Red Devils won the Europa League last season and face the team who infamously dumped Sir Alex Ferguson’s side out in 2011. When is Manchester United vs Basel? United face the Swiss side on Tuesday, September 12...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 8:06 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have been dealt a major injury blow as Paul Pogba is forced off against Basel with a suspected hamstring injury. The captain for the day was replaced by Marouane Fellaini in the 18th minute. Early signs suggest he is facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines. More to follow
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 6:19 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED are looking at ways to improve the atmosphere at Old Trafford – with a designated singing section on the agenda. United chiefs have started talks after Jose Mourinho took a swipe at the lack of noise in the stadium following the Leicester match. The Red Devils have already been...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 4:03 PM
EVERTON travel to Old Trafford on Sunday to face Manchester United… which is the last thing Ronald Koeman needs after a poor display against Tottenham . Jose Mourinho’s United lost their 100 per cent record in a 2-2 away draw with Stoke on Saturday. But the Portuguese boss would have been happy t...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 3:43 PM
THE Champions League features the return of Manchester United and Chelsea tonight, but the game of the round is without a doubt Barcelona hosting Juventus. It’s a match-up worthy of the final, as it was in 2015, rather than an opening group game. Top of La Liga plays top of Serie A. Both teams ha...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 3:40 PM
BENFICA take on CSKA Moscow in the other match in Manchester United’s group. The Portuguese and Russian sides are looking to make a winning start as they look to stake an early claim for a last 16 place.
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 2:50 PM
THE race to Kiev starts tonight. As you would expect, there are no major surprises when it comes to the teams who have a realistic chance of walking out at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium for the Champions League final on May 26. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET A FREE £10 BET SunBets make Real Madrid the …
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 1:21 PM
CRISTIANO RONALDO has reportedly taken a step closer to a Manchester United return after ditching his lawyers and hiring Jose Mourinho’s. The Real Madrid talisman was unhappy and linked with a move back to the Premier League after being accused of £13.1million tax evasion. And now Spanish publica...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 12:56 PM
RYAN GIGGS thinks Gareth Bale is the missing ingredient for Manchester United in Europe this season. United return to Europe’s top table when they face Basel at Old Trafford tonight. And despite the summer arrivals of Romelu Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof, the former Old Trafford winge...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 12:55 PM
CRISTIANO RONALDO has hinted he would prefer to play in England – because the tax authorities didn’t give him a hard time over his accounts. The former Manchester United forward has hinted he would be happier in the Premier League after being hauled in front of a Spanish court over a £13.1million...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 12:52 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has NOT asked Everton manager for ‘sympathetic leave’, according to reports. As The Sun on Sunday reported, pregnant wife Coleen Rooney asked her husband to ask his boss for time away so they can work on their marriage. The former England captain is in the dog house after he was arre...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 12:33 PM
EARLIER this week, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was revealed to be a huge Manchester United fan. A close friend of the nuclear tyrant revealed to SunSport how he loves the beautiful game and never misses a major football tournament. Italian senator Antonio Razzi confirmed the crackpot dictator...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 11:54 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED have are facing the prospect of empty seats for tonight’s Champions League return against Basel. The Red Devils have been sending texts out to members over the last week in an attempt to flog unwanted stubs for their return to Europe’s premier competition. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 11:34 AM
JOSE MOURINHO has been given a hilarious new nickname by his Manchester United staff – the SKINNY ONE. The United boss – who dubbed himself the Special One – has shed the pounds after hitting the gym this summer. He has been keeping active at the Red Devils’ Carrington training ground with extens...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 11:02 AM
IT’S BACK. After four months away on its summer holidays, the Champions League returns tonight… and thank goodness. No more football-less midweeks (well, not so many anyway). And this year’s competition could be the best ever, for so many reasons. Here are seven reasons we love the Champions Leag...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 8:07 AM
GARETH BALE rejected the chance to become Manchester United’s main man to focus on winning more trophies at Real Madrid. The Welsh winger has always been linked with Old Trafford as the replacement for Ryan Giggs. And this summer the speculation heated up with Jose Mourinho openly admitted trying...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 11:01 PM
JOSE MOURINHO admits Manchester United have fallen behind the big boys in the Champions League. The Portuguese believes there are at least four clubs on a different level to his side. Mourinho said: “In the Champions League there are four or five teams with an incredible level of quality, experie...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 9:35 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED’S star-studded squad arrive to the luxurious Lowry Hotel ahead of Champions League match against FC Basel. A Police sniffer dog had been sent in to thoroughly check the five-star complex before the team arrived. The Red Devils will spend Monday night relaxing in the central Manc...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 7:28 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho has admitted he is “not surprised” by the quickfire sacking of Frank De Boer. The Dutch boss became the first Premier League managerial casualty of the season after just four matches and only 77 days in the job. De Boer, who penned a three-year deal with the E...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 7:00 PM
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC revved up for his comeback by warning Prem defenders: “When I come back, the world will know.” The striker is moving through the gears after beginning running following knee surgery as he bids for a return to Manchester United action. While the super Swede wants did not put a t...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 5:47 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED will take on FC Basel on their return to the Champions League. The RotBlau made Swiss cheese of Sir Alex Ferguson’s men last time the two sides met on a stunning night in 2011. And Jose Mourinho will need to rely on a makeshift defence to avoid the same fate as Fergie after …
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 5:14 PM
THOMAS MULLER admits he may leave Bayern Munich after 17 years with the German giants. The striker has said that he considered a move to Manchester United in 2015 after receiving a world-record bid from the Reds. Muller has fallen out of favour with the German club and has not ruled out playing f...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 4:56 PM
PAUL POGBA has caused quite a stir with his latest hair style with Garth Crooks criticising the statement and calling it a stunt. Fans have applauded the player for having Manchester United’s colour in his hair, but the ex-footballer turned pundit accused the 24-year-old of behaving like an adole...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 4:35 PM
JOSE MOURINHO believes English clubs struggle in Europe due to receiving no protection from the Premier League – but insists he has no complaints. He begins his quest to become only the third manager in Manager United’s history to bring Champions League glory to the club on Tuesday. Swiss side Ba...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 2:57 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED will aim to finalise a sensational double swoop for Antoine Griezmann and Gareth Bale next summer. And the commercial success of Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku’s moves to Old Trafford have proven the Red Devils will not need to drastically trim their squad to make the la Liga swoo...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 2:57 PM
DAVID DE GEA spent Sunday afternoon out for lunch with his stunning pop star girlfriend Edurne Garcia. The Spanish goalkeeper produced a stunning save for Premier League leaders Manchester United in the 2-2 draw away at Stoke. And the 26-year-old celebrated with Edurne and a group of friends in t...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 2:49 PM
JOSE MOURINHO is confident that Victor Lindelof will impress in his competitive Manchester United debut against Basel. The 23-year-old has not played a single minute this season after the Portuguese boss spent £31miillion on him from Benfica in the summer. The Swede played in Manchester United’s...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 2:40 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED face a Champions League opener against Basel without two of the most important players in their brilliant start to the Premier League season. If this wasn ‘t bad enough, it is even more of a cause for concern considering they both play in the exact same area of the pitch. Phil J...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 2:11 PM
KIM JONG-UN has been revealed as a huge Manchester United fan — and believes it is only a matter of time before North Korean players are heading over to the Premier League. A close friend of the nuclear tyrant revealed to SunSport how he loves the beautiful game and never misses a major football...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 1:30 PM
XHERDAN SHAQIRI has branded Manchester United’s defence as weak and vulnerable after Stoke held them to a 2-2 draw. The Potters ended United’s 100 per cent start to the season at the Bet365 Stadium through a Eric Choupo-Moting brace. Jose Mourinho’s men now face Shaqiri’s old side Basel in the Ch...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 11:44 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED are well on-track to win the Premier League title this season… because they got a result away to Stoke. While Jose Mourinho and Co were left disappointed after Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting snatched an equaliser to force a 2-2 draw, there is reason to be happy. After all, no team has...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 10:30 AM
DAVID DE GEA spent Sunday afternoon out for lunch with his stunning pop star girlfriend Edurne Garcia. The Spanish goalkeeper produced a stunning save for Premier League leaders Manchester United in the 2-2 draw away at Stoke. And the 26-year-old celebrated with Edurne and a group of friends in t...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 7:53 AM
SUPER agent Mino Raiola has upset Juventus fans after telling star man Paulo Dybala he should leave the Italian giants. The Argentine already has five goals in just three matches this season, with the Old Lady top of Serie A and carrying a 100 per cent record. Raiola, whose client list includes M...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 7:49 AM
GARETH BALE and Antoine Griezmann have become the target of incredible double-swoop from Manchester United. According to reports, the pair are top of United’s wanted list and the commercial successes of Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku have proven big transfer targets can pay the bills. Not only that...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 6:55 AM
MARK HUGHES was rebuffed in a second attempt to shake hands with Jose Mourinho after Saturday’s touchline spat. According to reports, the Manchester United boss knocked back an attempt by the club’s former forward to reconcile their differences. Hughes and Mourinho failed to shake hands on the to...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 11:20 PM
IT is time for English clubs to step up to the mark when the Champions League kicks off this week. The Premier League is respected worldwide for the entertainment it brings to our TV screens and stadiums. But it is in Europe where legends are really born. You only need to look at the reaction …
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 10:48 PM
ARSENE WENGER has told how he turned down the Manchester United job 15 years ago, because he loved Arsenal too much. The Sun exclusively revealed last month how Wenger held secret talks with former United chairman Martin Edwards about succeeding Sir Alex Ferguson as manager. The Arsenal chief was...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 8:08 PM
ADNAN JANUZAJ gave Manchester United fans a taste of what they will miss since being shipped off to Spain. The 22-year-old stunned two Deportivo players as he spun and slipped past them after receiving a pass. Stop it Januzaj!! 😲🔥🔥 #DeporRealSociedad #LaLigaSantander pic.twitter.com/1mpxTjYKfQ —...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 6:56 PM
MONACO have revealed why they were forced to sell Anthony Martial to Manchester United in 2015 but could afford to hang on to Thomas Lemar this summer. Liverpool and Arsenal both made moves for the talented French midfielder, with the Gunners tabling a whopping club-record £92million bid on trans...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 5:49 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has revealed that he feels ‘so sorry’ for Arsenal fans and has ‘no idea’ how Arsene Wenger remains in charge. After bumping into journalist Piers Morgan while shopping in Harrods, the Manchester United boss took the chance to mock his Premier League rival. The Gunners endured a dism...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 5:24 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED face Basel in their eagerly anticipated Champions League opener. The Red Devils qualified for the competition last season after winning the Europa League and Jose Mourinho still has some overhanging suspensions. When is Manchester United vs Basel? United face the Swiss side on T...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 4:27 PM
JOSE MOURINHO hailed his Manchester United star Nemanja Matic as the best player he has coached. The Serbian midfielder reunited with his former Chelsea boss at Old Trafford this summer. And he has made a huge impact since his arrival at the Red Devils. Despite Matic and his team-mates dropping p...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 4:26 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have not assigned their iconic No.7 shirt to anyone this season. Instead they are reportedly leaving it for Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann as well as putting aside £100million to get the deal done. The Daily Star report that United boss Jose Mourinho is still desperate t...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 4:25 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has stated that Victor Lindelof will start for Manchester United in Tuesday’s Champions League opener against Basel. Chris Smalling has also been confirmed in the starting XI as defensive duo Eric Bailly and Phil Jones are unavailable through suspension. Lindelof has endured a stint...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 3:55 PM
ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN made his Liverpool debut this weekend… in the 5-0 mauling away to Manchester City. The Sadio Mane controversy aside, Jurgen Klopp’s Reds were ripped to shreds, with the former Arsenal midfielder failing to have any impact after coming on at half-time. Oxlade-Chamberlain ha...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 2:22 PM
RENATO SANCHES is likely to make his Swansea City debut today, but Ryan Giggs admitted that Manchester United had hoped to secure him before he was signed by the German giants. Describing the Portuguese player as physically strong and aggressive, Giggs spoke of how the midfielder had caught his e...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 1:37 PM
IVAN PERISIC proved just why he was so heavily courted by Jose Mourinho with a stunning volley as Inter Milan overcame Serie A newboys Spal. The Croatian is believed to have been the fourth player the Manchester United boss wanted to sign this summer but the two clubs couldn’t agree a deal — and...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 1:31 PM
LOUIS VAN GAAL believes he was sacked by Manchester United because the club is “all about money”. The Dutchman hit out the manner of dismissal last summer — which came just days after winning the FA Cup. He claimed his “head was in a noose” as the club publicly courted Jose Mourinho while remaini...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 1:26 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have not assigned their iconic No.7 shirt to anyone this season. Instead they are reportedly leaving it for Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann as well as putting aside £100million to get the deal done. The Daily Star report that United boss Jose Mourinho is still desperate t...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 12:24 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho refused to shake hands with Mark Hughes after being told to “F off” by the Stoke manager, it has been sensationally claimed by an Old Trafford source. Hughes also wanted Mourinho sent to the stands after he entered his technical area during the 2-2 draw. A Uni...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 12:22 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has become only the second Premier League player to reach 100 yellow cards after he hacked Dele Alli in frustration on Saturday. The Everton man, 31, was visibly cross as his team were dismantled 3-0 at home to a Harry Kane-inspired Tottenham. Rooney saw red and lunged in on Alli… an...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 10:48 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED legend Rio Ferdinand has backed Liverpool’s Sadio Mane after his controversial sending-off for a high foot on Manchester City’s Ederson. The Reds forward was shown a straight red for his high-foot on the Brazilian No1, with opinion completely split in the footballing world. Whil...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 10:04 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED are ready to steal Thomas Lemar from Arsenal in January. The Gunners came close to landing the French winger with an incredible £92million bid on deadline day. Lemar didn’t fancy a move to North London, with Liverpool believed to be his preferred destination. But Arsene Wenger i...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 9:39 AM
JOSE MOURINHO admits he took over a Manchester United side which had “stopped in time”. After he replaced Louis van Gaal last summer and broke the world transfer record to sign Paul Pogba, many expected the ‘Special One’ to instantly return the glory days to Old Trafford. However, it soon became...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 7:36 AM
LEGENDARY Barcelona and Spain midfielder Andres Iniesta may appear to have achieved everything in the game. He’s won the Champions League on four times, the Treble twice — and scored the most famous goal in Spanish football history with the 116th minute winner in the 2010 World Cup final. However...