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, ...

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 ...

Rooney sets new England scoring mark

Sep 9, 2015

Rooney sets new England scoring mark

Wayne Rooney broke England’s scoring record as the hosts maintained their perfect record in European Championship qualifying with a 2-0 win over Switzerland on Tuesday that secured top spot in Group E. Rooney slammed in a penalty in the 84th minute for his 50th ...

Rooney ties record as England qualifies

Sep 6, 2015

Rooney ties record as England qualifies

England became the first team to qualify for the 2016 European Championship by beating San Marino 6-0 on Saturday, with Wayne Rooney’s opening goal tying him for first place on the country’s all-time scoring list. Rooney set England on its way to a seventh ...

Rooney has chance to eclipse Charlton's mark

Sep 3, 2015

Rooney has chance to eclipse Charlton's mark

Wayne Rooney can break Bobby Charlton’s 45-year-old record and become the first player to score 50 goals for England when Roy Hodgson’s men take on San Marino and Switzerland in two upcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers in next week. Charlton’s mark of 49 goals from ...

Aug 31, 2015

Swansea stuns previously unbeaten United

Manchester United’s early-season problems at both ends of the pitch were exposed in a 2-1 loss at Swansea on Sunday that ended its unbeaten start in the Premier League. On the day Manchester City spent more than £50 million ($77 million) on another attacking ...

United held by Newcastle; Bournemouth gets first victory

Aug 23, 2015

United held by Newcastle; Bournemouth gets first victory

As Wayne Rooney went a 10th game without scoring for Manchester United, an English striker did manage to score a hat trick on Saturday: Callum Wilson of Bournemouth. It was a landmark treble for the player and his team — both newcomers to the ...