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Man United under Mourinho boring, says Van Gaal

Former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal believes the club have become more boring under his successor Jose Mourinho, saying he would prefer to watch local rivals Manchester City in action. During the Dutchman’s two-year stint as United manager from 2014, the club secured fourth and fifth-placed league finishes along …

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United can deal with Pogba’s derby absence – Mata

Manchester United have the talent to cope with Paul Pogba’s absence during their top-of-the-table showdown with Manchester City, fellow midfielder Juan Mata said ahead of Sunday’s Premier League clash. Pogba, who has scored three league goals and provided five assists in eight appearances for United this season, impressed in the …

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Aguero says he’s fit to lead City line against Leicester

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has declared himself fit for Saturday’s Premier League match at Leicester. The 29-year-old was taken to hospital on Tuesday after experiencing a dizzy spell at half-time of the 4-2 defeat to Nigeria in Russia. After being discharged and rejoining the team Aguero returned to Manchester …

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Di Matteo ready for return to management

Roberto Di Matteo wants to return to club management and is open to a fresh challenge in Europe, the former Chelsea manager has said. The Italian won the Champions League with Chelsea in 2012 having also impressed in the Championship, leading West Bromwich Albion to top-flight promotion in 2010. The …

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Tottenham’s Vertonghen would not swap Kane for Ronaldo

Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen insists he would not swap striker Harry Kane for any player, not even Champions League record goalscorer Cristiano Ronaldo. Ronaldo netted his 111th goal in 144 games in the competition two weeks ago, converting the penalty in Real Madrid’s 1-1 draw with Tottenham in the …

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World Cup: Injured Moses to miss final Nigeria qualifier

njured Moses to miss final Nigeria qualifier

Chelsea’s Victor Moses will miss Nigeria’s final 2018 World Cup qualifier in Algeria and the friendly against Argentina with a hamstring injury, while coach Gernot Rohr recalled in-form youngster Henry Onyekuru. Nigeria had already qualified for next year’s finals in Russia with Moses a key figure, but the 26-year-old suffered …

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Mourinho takes aim at critics after win over Spurs

Mourinho takes aim at critics after win over Spurs

MANCHESTER, England, Oct 28 (Reuters) – After two weeks in which his team – and his tactics – have come under scrutiny, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho could perhaps be excused for the ‘fingers to the lips’ gesture at the conclusion of Saturday’s 1-0 win against Tottenham. He was criticised …

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