Liverpool eliminates Man United with draw

Mar 18, 2016

Liverpool eliminates Man United with draw

A stunning solo goal by Philippe Coutinho helped Liverpool eliminate great rival Manchester United from the Europa League, while titleholder Sevilla and tournament favorite Borussia Dortmund also reached the quarterfinals with ease on Thursday. Liverpool drew 1-1 with United at Old Trafford to seal ...

Feb 26, 2016

Manchester United routs Midtjylland

Teenager Marcus Rashford scored two of Manchester United’s four second-half goals in his professional debut in a 5-1 win over FC Midtjylland, sparing the English giant an embarrassing exit from the Europa League on Thursday. United won 6-3 on aggregate to reach the last ...

Manchester United humbled in Europa League defeat

Feb 19, 2016

Manchester United humbled in Europa League defeat

The Europa League was supposed to offer some respite in a tough season for Manchester United, and give the team a back-door route into next season’s Champions League. Instead, the competition has provided a new dose of ignominy for the fallen English giants — ...

Van Gaal despondent as United crashes at Sunderland

Feb 14, 2016

Van Gaal despondent as United crashes at Sunderland

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal cast doubt on his team’s chances of qualifying for next season’s Champions League after a 2-1 loss at relegation-threatened Sunderland in the Premier League, placing the Dutchman under fresh scrutiny on Saturday. The latest embarrassing loss for United ...

Surging United beats rival Liverpool

Jan 18, 2016

Surging United beats rival Liverpool

It was only three weeks ago that Manchester United was on an eight-match winless streak, Wayne Rooney was so out of form he was dropped to the bench, and manager Louis van Gaal appeared to be contemplating resigning. Now, United is unbeaten in 2016, ...

United refinds attacking flair but Newcastle salvages draw

Jan 13, 2016

United refinds attacking flair but Newcastle salvages draw

So much for Manchester United being boring. In one of the most entertaining matches of the English Premier League season, United squandered a two-goal lead, went back in front through an exquisite shot from Wayne Rooney, and then conceded a 90th-minute goal to draw ...

Premier League giants grab wins

Jan 3, 2016

Premier League giants grab wins

Normalcy was restored in the most unpredictable of Premier League seasons as Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United won to kick off 2016, with two of English soccer’s biggest stars grabbing winners after lean spells. But victory didn’t come easy for the three heavyweights ...

Premier League lacking top players

| Jan 2, 2016

Premier League lacking top players

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There is no pleasing some people. When Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United were dominating the Premier League, English football was called predictable. Going into this weekend’s fixtures there was a top five of Arsenal, Leicester City, Manchester City, Tottenham and Crystal Palace. ...

Arsenal retakes first with win

Dec 29, 2015

Arsenal retakes first with win

Arsenal moved to the top of the Premier League with a 2-0 win against Bournemouth on Monday, while Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal said there was “not any reason” for him to resign despite a 0-0 draw with Chelsea extending his team’s winless ...