City loses big; United earns draw

Jan 16, 2017

City loses big; United earns draw

Pep Guardiola suffered the largest league defeat of his managerial career as Manchester City was thrashed 4-0 by Everton, while across town Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s late equalizer gave Manchester United a 1-1 draw with Liverpool on Sunday. Goals from Romelu Lukaku and Kevin Mirallas put ...

United eases past Hull in first leg of semifinal

Jan 11, 2017

United eases past Hull in first leg of semifinal

Manchester United closed in on the final of the English League Cup by beating injury-hit Hull 2-0 in the first leg of their semifinal thanks to second-half goals by Juan Mata and Marouane Fellaini on Tuesday. Mata put United on course for a ninth ...

Rooney matches Charlton in rout

Jan 8, 2017

Rooney matches Charlton in rout

Wayne Rooney equaled Bobby Charlton’s Manchester United scoring record as the F.A. Cup holders cruised into the fourth round with a 4-0 win over Reading on Saturday. Rooney scored his 249th United goal with Charlton watching as Jose Mourinho’s men strolled to victory, but ...

Mourinho starting to feel at home with Manchester United

Dec 25, 2016

Mourinho starting to feel at home with Manchester United

Jose Mourinho explained how happy he was with his Manchester United project on Friday, acknowledging it was “easy to feel at home” with one of the world’s biggest clubs. It was not the most comfortable, nor consistent, of starts for Mourinho at Old Trafford, ...

Costa returns Chelsea to top of league

Dec 12, 2016

Costa returns Chelsea to top of league

Chelsea striker Diego Costa’s class shone through as he fired his team back to the top of the Premier League on Sunday with a 1-0 win over West Bromwich Albion as the previous day’s goal glut turned into a trickle. The Spain international’s fine ...

Errors cost Liverpool, United points

Dec 5, 2016

Errors cost Liverpool, United points

Premier League heavyweights Liverpool and Manchester United were caught by late sucker punches in two games that finished far more dramatically than they began on Sunday. Juergen Klopp’s Liverpool wasted a chance to return to second place in the table, a point behind Chelsea, ...

Man United, Southampton into English League Cup semis

Dec 1, 2016

Man United, Southampton into English League Cup semis

Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s vision and Anthony Martial’s cool finishing helped Manchester United into the English League Cup semifinals as two of the team’s out-of-favor forwards showed their worth on Wednesday. United’s 4-1 win over West Ham at Old Trafford was illuminated by Mkhitaryan’s touch and ...

Mourinho sent off on bad day for United

Nov 28, 2016

Mourinho sent off on bad day for United

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was sent off for the second time in a month on Sunday as the controversial coach watched his side draw 1-1 at home to West Ham United and lose more ground in the Premier League title race. On an ...