Mata returns and more de Gea and Griezmann rumblings

Afternoon Bulletin

JUAN’S BACK Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata made his long awaited return from injury today against Swansea but only on the bench. The Spaniard has been out on the sidelines since early April. His return is a welcome boost for Mourinho who has been grappling with injuries to key players. MATCHDAY DEBUT FOR SCOTT McTOMINAY … Read more

Previewing United’s Crucial Game against Swansea

Match Preview

Manchester United face relegation-threatened Swansea City at Old Trafford in the Premier League on Sunday. Manchester United come into the match on the back of the stalemate Manchester Derby draw. They now remain 5th in the standings, a point behind Manchester City and two points behind Liverpool, with a game in hand. Swansea City come … Read more

From The Archives: David Beckham

From the Archives

David Beckham is the first Englishman to win a league title in four different countries – England, Spain, France and the US. He won an incredible 19 major trophies across his 20 year career and was twice runner-up for the FIFA World Player of the Year. Beckham began his career at Old Trafford and graduated … Read more

Pearson’s Premier League Preview

Manchester United host Swansea on Sunday lunch time, a win putting them briefly inside the top four. With just two points separating themselves in 5th and Liverpool in 3rd it will be an interesting few days in the race for Champions League qualification. United are unbeaten in 24 league games but face away trips to … Read more

Injuries Mounting Up And De Gea Wants Out

Afternoon Bulletin

TIMOTHY BLOW Manchester United have received a fresh injury blow as Timothy Fosu-Mensah was injured in the last action of the Manchester Derby. Mourinho revealed the same in his post-match presser, saying: “He is injured, he is really injured in the last action of the game, in the last tackle. He was on the floor … Read more

Manchester Derby Talking Points

Talking Points

Manchester United held Manchester City to a 0-0 draw to share the spoils in the Manchester Derby. United had a man sent off as Fellaini was red-carded for his head-butt on Aguero. United held on for a draw even with ten men, as Mourinho shut up shop. City were on the front foot from the … Read more

Manchester Derby: Dull, Drab, And A Headbutt

Match Report

Without Paul Pogba and a natural centre-back, the 0-0 draw was probably the best-case scenario. More so when you consider they were a man short of the last seven minutes of regulation time, and the 6 minutes of extra time. It was City who began the game on the front foot and even struck the … Read more