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Benfica Manager Denies That Player’s Absence From Squad Means A Move To Manchester United

Benfica's Portuguese forward Goncalo Guedes

Heavy speculation has followed the omission of Benfica star Goncalo Guedes from today’s match-day squad against Tondela, with talk of an imminent departure to Manchester United. The highly rated 20-year-old has been linked with a €30m move to Old Trafford in recent days, and today’s events in the Portuguese Primeira Liga have done nothing to dissuade the reports. This is despite …

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Watch: Manchester United Target Antoine Griezmann’s Long-Range Stunner For Atletico Madrid

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We’re still six months from the official opening of the summer transfer window but reports of a move to Manchester United for Antoine Griezmann are already incessant. This afternoon, the Frenchman has been busy showing just why he’s so sought after by Europe’s biggest clubs. With his side heading for defeat at Athletic Bilbao, Griezmann rifled a shot into the …

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Jose Mourinho Feels The Old Trafford Ball Boys Aren’t Good Enough, Sacks Them

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Attention to detail was a hallmark of Sir Alex Ferguson’s time at Manchester United and it appears Jose Mourinho is no different. Ferguson intensely analysed the most minor of details during his 26-year-reign at the English giants and he often credits much of his unprecedented success to this trait. Mourinho, similarly driven for perfection, has decided the ball boys at …

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Watch: Granit Xhaka Is Sent Off Again For This Scissor Challenge

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Arsenal fans rejoiced in the summer with the addition of a real “midfield hardman” in Granit Xhaka after the 24-year-old joined from Borussia Monchengladbach. However, too often, his indiscipline has cost his side with today’s dismissal his second headless red card of the season. With Arsenal struggling to break down a resolute Burnley side, Shkodran Mustafi managed to steer his …

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Manchester United Fans Are Getting Very Excited By Paul Pogba’s Comments About Antoine Griezmann

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With Manchester United continuing to struggle at the sharp end of the pitch, it’s looking increasingly likely that Antoine Griezmann will arrive in the summer. Much has been made of the Atletico Madrid forward’s love for the English club and in particular, David Beckham, his childhood idol. His close relationship with Paul Pogba has also been well-publicised. In the week …

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Poll: Is Wayne Rooney A Manchester United Legend?

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It’s an odd debate, given what he’s achieved but, for a multitude of reasons, there is a question mark over Wayne Rooney’s status as a Manchester United legend. He’s hated by huge sections of the club’s fans, mainly owing to his conduct during two reported transfer requests as he aimed to inflate his already ridiculous paycheck. He’s underperformed for several …

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Watch: Five Of Rooney’s Most Memorable Manchester United Goals

STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Wayne Rooney of Manchester United (C) celebrates scoring his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Manchester United at Bet365 Stadium on January 21, 2017 in Stoke on Trent, England. Wayne Rooney scores his 250th goal for Manchester United in all competitions, which makes him the club's top goal scorer of all time. He surpasses the record previously held by Sir Bobby Charlton. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Wayne Rooney scored his 250th goal for Manchester United on Saturday, going ahead of Sir Bobby Charlton as United’s all-time record goalscorer. And he did it in style too, with his wonderful free-kick rescuing a 1-1 draw for Jose Mourinho’s side in injury time at Stoke. The result sees United stretch their unbeaten run to 17 games, but the result in general …

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Four Talking Points As Manchester United Can Only Manage A Point At Stoke

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Manchester United desperately needed to capitalise on Liverpool’s shock 3-2 defeat to Swansea in the early kick-off.  But they produced their worst performance of the season with Wayne Rooney’s late free-kick rescuing a point that does little for their cause. United Fail To Win When It Matters (Again) It’s a problem that’s plagued the team ever since Sir Alex Ferguson …

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