Mourinho returns to spotlight as Manchester United manager

May 27, 2016

Mourinho returns to spotlight as Manchester United manager

Manchester United on Friday anointed Jose Mourinho as its new manager to launch a third bid in less than three years to transform the Red Devils into a title-winning force again. After three days of talks, Mourinho agreed a three-year contract on a bumper ...

May 27, 2016

Manchester United stays mum on Mourinho

Manchester United is not commenting on a report that Jose Mourinho has signed a contract to become the club’s new manager. British broadcaster Sky Sports said Thursday that Mourinho has been appointed by United. The club hasn’t announced the deal. Former United defender Rio ...

Mourinho, Man Utd. agree to terms

May 25, 2016

Mourinho, Man Utd. agree to terms

English soccer’s biggest club seems to have secured the services of the sport’s most colorful manager after Jose Mourinho agreed to personal terms with Manchester United on Tuesday, according to Sky TV reports. After a trophy-laden career with Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan and Real ...

Man United fires van Gaal, expected to appoint Mourinho

May 24, 2016

Man United fires van Gaal, expected to appoint Mourinho

Replacing Alex Ferguson is proving harder than Manchester United could ever have imagined. United is looking for its third manager since Ferguson’s trophy-laden 26-year dynasty ended in 2013 after firing Louis van Gaal on Monday following months of uncertainty around his position. Jose Mourinho ...

Van Gaal exit rumors overshadow United's F.A. Cup victory

May 22, 2016

Van Gaal exit rumors overshadow United's F.A. Cup victory

Louis van Gaal had little time to savor delivering Manchester United’s first trophy since the Alex Ferguson dynasty ended three years ago. Within an hour of collecting the F.A. Cup after Saturday’s victory over Crystal Palace, Van Gaal left his jubilant players to be ...

Fake bomb forces Old Trafford evacuation

May 16, 2016

Fake bomb forces Old Trafford evacuation

A security blunder at Manchester United prevented the Premier League completing the season on Sunday, with a fake bomb spotted inside Old Trafford only discovered to have been left from an anti-terrorism exercise long after the game against Bournemouth was postponed. Police conducted a ...

United falls to West Ham after bus attack

May 11, 2016

United falls to West Ham after bus attack

Manchester United’s hopes of Champions League soccer took a hit on Tuesday in a 3-2 defeat at West Ham that followed an attack on the visiting team’s bus as it arrived for the match. Objects were thrown as the bus reached the stadium for ...

Leicester two points away from title after draw

May 2, 2016

Leicester two points away from title after draw

Leicester missed its initial chance to clinch a first English league title. Over to you, Tottenham. Needing three points to pull off the ultimate underdog success story in sports, Leicester only managed to pick up one from a 1-1 draw at Manchester United in ...

Villa relegated after 28 years in top flight

Apr 17, 2016

Villa relegated after 28 years in top flight

Aston Villa’s 28-year stay in the English top flight ended on Saturday with a 1-0 loss at Manchester United, while Newcastle and Sunderland gave themselves hope of escaping the Premier League relegation zone by both winning 3-0. The threat of relegation ended some time ...