United reaches Europa League semis but loses Ibrahimovic

Apr 21, 2017

United reaches Europa League semis but loses Ibrahimovic

Manchester United reached the Europa League semifinals for the first time after beating Anderlecht 2-1 on Thursday, but at the cost of a potentially serious injury to Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The talismanic Swede, 35, had to go off after damaging his right knee late in the ...

Dendoncker denies United; violence mars Lyon-Besiktas

Apr 14, 2017

Dendoncker denies United; violence mars Lyon-Besiktas

Leander Dendoncker struck late to snatch a 1-1 draw for Anderlecht against Manchester United in the first leg of Thursday's Europa League quarterfinal, while crowd trouble overshadowed Lyon's tie with Besiktas. Belgian international midfielder Dendoncker rose to majestically power home a header from Ivan Obradovic's ...

Ageless Ibrahimovic leads United to win

Apr 10, 2017

Ageless Ibrahimovic leads United to win

Evergreen Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic likened himself to movie character Benjamin Button after inspiring his team to a 3-0 victory at Premier League basement club Sunderland on Sunday. Ibrahimovic, 35, opened the scoring with his 28th goal of the season, and after Seb Larsson ...

Late Ibrahimovic penalty rescues point for United

Apr 5, 2017

Late Ibrahimovic penalty rescues point for United

Manchester United's struggle to achieve a top-four finish continued on Tuesday as Zlatan Ibrahimovic came to the rescue with an added-time penalty to salvage a 1-1 draw against Everton in their Premier League clash at Old Trafford. Manager Jose Mourinho had to preside over another ...

Conte, Mourinho feud in tight F.A. Cup match

Mar 14, 2017

Conte, Mourinho feud in tight F.A. Cup match

N'Golo Kante blasted Chelsea to a fiery 1-0 win over 10-man Manchester United in the F.A. Cup quarterfinals on Monday as Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho feuded on the touchline. Kante's superb second-half strike that eliminated the holders came after they had midfielder Ander Herrera ...

Ibrahimovic nets hat trick as Man United rolls

Feb 17, 2017

Ibrahimovic nets hat trick as Man United rolls

The goals continued to flow for Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic and AS Roma's Edin Dzeko as they bagged hat-tricks to help their teams take commanding leads in the first legs of their Europa League last 32 ties on Thursday. United swept aside St. Etienne 3-0 ...

Struggling Leicester falls to Manchester United

Feb 6, 2017

Struggling Leicester falls to Manchester United

Relegation is looming as a genuine prospect for stuttering Premier League champion Leicester. It's been 79 years since a defending champion was relegated from England's top division — the last being Manchester City in 1938 — but Leicester is heading that way after a 3-0 ...