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  • Ander Herrera angered Jose Mourinho with his comments after the shock defeat at Huddersfield, but the Manchester United midfielder knows they cannot afford to wallow in self-pity.It must have been an awkward journey back along the M62 after United mistakes allowed Aaron Mooy and Laurent Depoitre to fire David Wagner’s promoted side to a stunning 2-1 win on Saturday.Huddersfield’s intensity showed no let-up, and despite Marcus Rashford’s header leading to a nervy ending, the hosts deservedly ran out victors as United’s performance reflected the grim weather.Mourinho fumed after the match about his side’s bad attitude, highlighting Herrera’s post-match interview with MUTV in which the midfielder conceded Town played with “more passion”.A frank assessment of today's result from Ander Herrera… pic.twitter.com/S8ucttuZCw— Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 21, 2017Unsurprisingly, no other United player spoke apart from the Spaniard, who knows they need to start making amends in ..

    Ander Herrera says Manchester United must show reaction to Huddersfield setback

    Ander Herrera angered Jose Mourinho with his comments after the shock defeat at Huddersfield, but the Manchester United midfielder knows they cannot afford to wallow in self-pity.It must have been an awkward journey back along the M62 after United mistakes allowed Aaron Mooy and Laurent Depoitre to fire David Wagner’s promoted side to a stunning 2-1 win on Saturday.Huddersfield’s intensity showed no let-up, and despite Marcus Rashford’s header leading to a nervy ending, the hosts deservedly ran out victors as United’s performance reflected the grim weather.Mourinho fumed after the match about his side’s bad attitude, highlighting Herrera’s post-match interview with MUTV in which the midfielder conceded Town played with “more passion”.A frank assessment of today's result from Ander Herrera… pic.twitter.com/S8ucttuZCw— Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 21, 2017Unsurprisingly, no other United player spoke apart from the Spaniard, who knows they need to start making amends in ..
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  • Huddersfield are celebrating one of their best wins in decades after Aaron Mooy and Laurent Depoitre brought Manchester United's unbeaten Premier League start to a shock halt.David Wagner's promoted side had failed to win any of their previous six top-flight matches and last beat United in March 1952 - just a month after Queen Elizabeth II ascended to the throne.United entered the weekend second in the standings but the wheels came off in Yorkshire as Mooy's opener was followed by Depoitre capitalising on Victor Lindelof's error, with Huddersfield holding on for a dream 2-1 win after Marcus Rashford ensured a nervy ending.Wagner's side were made to sweat but showed no sign of intimidation as they heeded the advice of their raucous fans, whose banner as the teams emerged read "if you have passion and desire you have no limits!"The words echo the philosophy that saw Huddersfield win the play-offs - and there is no doubt this win is right up there with this ye..

    Huddersfield hold on to secure famous win over Manchester United

    Huddersfield are celebrating one of their best wins in decades after Aaron Mooy and Laurent Depoitre brought Manchester United's unbeaten Premier League start to a shock halt.David Wagner's promoted side had failed to win any of their previous six top-flight matches and last beat United in March 1952 - just a month after Queen Elizabeth II ascended to the throne.United entered the weekend second in the standings but the wheels came off in Yorkshire as Mooy's opener was followed by Depoitre capitalising on Victor Lindelof's error, with Huddersfield holding on for a dream 2-1 win after Marcus Rashford ensured a nervy ending.Wagner's side were made to sweat but showed no sign of intimidation as they heeded the advice of their raucous fans, whose banner as the teams emerged read "if you have passion and desire you have no limits!"The words echo the philosophy that saw Huddersfield win the play-offs - and there is no doubt this win is right up there with this ye..
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  • Pep Guardiola remains unsure when captain Vincent Kompany will return for Manchester City.The influential Belgium defender has been out since August with a calf injury sustained while on international duty. It is the latest in a long line of muscle problems to have dogged the 31-year-old’s career in recent years.Guardiola reported in mid-September that Kompany had returned to training and it was thought he could be close to fitness, but no comeback has yet materialised.#PEP: @VincentKompany is not ready. Not yet. Everybody else is okay… everybody is fit.— Manchester City (@ManCity) October 20, 2017The situation is now unclear with Guardiola vague on the subject when asked at his preview press conference for the Premier League leaders’ home clash with Burnley this weekend.Guardiola said: “He is not ready, not yet.” Asked if he knew when he might be fit, he shook his head and said: “No.”One player who is back in contention, however, is striker Sergio Aguero. The Argentina internat..

    Manchester City still wait on Vincent Kompany as Sergio Aguero returns

    Pep Guardiola remains unsure when captain Vincent Kompany will return for Manchester City.The influential Belgium defender has been out since August with a calf injury sustained while on international duty. It is the latest in a long line of muscle problems to have dogged the 31-year-old’s career in recent years.Guardiola reported in mid-September that Kompany had returned to training and it was thought he could be close to fitness, but no comeback has yet materialised.#PEP: @VincentKompany is not ready. Not yet. Everybody else is okay… everybody is fit.— Manchester City (@ManCity) October 20, 2017The situation is now unclear with Guardiola vague on the subject when asked at his preview press conference for the Premier League leaders’ home clash with Burnley this weekend.Guardiola said: “He is not ready, not yet.” Asked if he knew when he might be fit, he shook his head and said: “No.”One player who is back in contention, however, is striker Sergio Aguero. The Argentina internat..
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  • Scott McTominay has signed a new and improved contract with Manchester United to stay at the club until at least 2021.The 20-year-old academy product has been with the club since the age of five and made his competitive debut at Arsenal towards the end of last season.McTominay has since become a regular member of Jose Mourinho’s first-team squad and came on for his Champions League debut at Benfica on Wednesday.A new #MUFC contract for @McTominay10! Get all the details: https://t.co/DMtTOcssLm pic.twitter.com/KpvKWPT5Bp— Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 20, 2017The Lancaster-born player has been rewarded for his development with a new contract until 2021, with the option to extend by a further year.“I have grown up at this great club and it has always been a big part of my life,” McTominay told the club’s official website.“I attended the club’s development centre in Preston from the age of five and have gone on to progress from there.Dream come true ???? #FirstGoal @ManUtd p..

    Scott McTominay signs new Manchester United contract

    Scott McTominay has signed a new and improved contract with Manchester United to stay at the club until at least 2021.The 20-year-old academy product has been with the club since the age of five and made his competitive debut at Arsenal towards the end of last season.McTominay has since become a regular member of Jose Mourinho’s first-team squad and came on for his Champions League debut at Benfica on Wednesday.A new #MUFC contract for @McTominay10! Get all the details: https://t.co/DMtTOcssLm pic.twitter.com/KpvKWPT5Bp— Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 20, 2017The Lancaster-born player has been rewarded for his development with a new contract until 2021, with the option to extend by a further year.“I have grown up at this great club and it has always been a big part of my life,” McTominay told the club’s official website.“I attended the club’s development centre in Preston from the age of five and have gone on to progress from there.Dream come true ???? #FirstGoal @ManUtd p..
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  • Manchester United are interested in 16-year-old Benfica forward Umaro Embalo, Press Association Sport understands. Jose Mourinho's men secured a narrow 1-0 win against the Portuguese giants at the Estadio da Luz in the Champions League on Wednesday evening.Earlier in the day United went toe-to-toe with Benfica's Under-19s in the UEFA Youth League, with the feisty encounter ending 2-2 at the Caixa Futebol Campus.Javier Ribalta, one of United's chief scouts, was among the interested observers in Seixal, where Embalo came on as a 65th-minute substitute.While unable to make much of an impression on Wednesday afternoon, Press Association Sport understands the 16-year-old is being closely tracked by the Reds.Embalo has caught the eye of United but Real Madrid are also reportedly keeping tabs on the Portuguese forward. It is understood United have also been impressed by attacking midfielder Joao Felix. A slick player in the ilk of fellow Benfica product Rui Costa, he has ..

    Manchester United interested in 16-year-old Benfica forward Umaro Embalo

    Manchester United are interested in 16-year-old Benfica forward Umaro Embalo, Press Association Sport understands. Jose Mourinho's men secured a narrow 1-0 win against the Portuguese giants at the Estadio da Luz in the Champions League on Wednesday evening.Earlier in the day United went toe-to-toe with Benfica's Under-19s in the UEFA Youth League, with the feisty encounter ending 2-2 at the Caixa Futebol Campus.Javier Ribalta, one of United's chief scouts, was among the interested observers in Seixal, where Embalo came on as a 65th-minute substitute.While unable to make much of an impression on Wednesday afternoon, Press Association Sport understands the 16-year-old is being closely tracked by the Reds.Embalo has caught the eye of United but Real Madrid are also reportedly keeping tabs on the Portuguese forward. It is understood United have also been impressed by attacking midfielder Joao Felix. A slick player in the ilk of fellow Benfica product Rui Costa, he has ..
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  • Manchester United continued their charge towards the Champions League knock-out phase as Benfica’s Mile Svilar, the competition’s youngest-ever goalkeeper, was embarrassed by a Marcus Rashford free-kick.Jose Mourinho arrived at his former club looking to make it three victories from as many Group A matches, with a chance to bring back the feelgood factor lacking from Saturday’s scoreless draw at Liverpool.FT: Benfica 0 #MUFC 1. @MarcusRashford's sixth goal of the season gives us the three points and maintains our 100% #UCL record! pic.twitter.com/CjCMn67jLT— Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 18, 2017Although unable to produce a swashbuckling display, United triumphed in Lisbon as star man Rashford caught out fellow teenager Svilar with a free-kick that secured a 1-0 win. Source: By PA Sport Staff Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.

    Marcus Rashford stuns Benfica record-breaker as Manchester United win in Lisbon

    Manchester United continued their charge towards the Champions League knock-out phase as Benfica’s Mile Svilar, the competition’s youngest-ever goalkeeper, was embarrassed by a Marcus Rashford free-kick.Jose Mourinho arrived at his former club looking to make it three victories from as many Group A matches, with a chance to bring back the feelgood factor lacking from Saturday’s scoreless draw at Liverpool.FT: Benfica 0 #MUFC 1. @MarcusRashford's sixth goal of the season gives us the three points and maintains our 100% #UCL record! pic.twitter.com/CjCMn67jLT— Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 18, 2017Although unable to produce a swashbuckling display, United triumphed in Lisbon as star man Rashford caught out fellow teenager Svilar with a free-kick that secured a 1-0 win. Source: By PA Sport Staff Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.
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  • Early goals from Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus saw Manchester City maintain their winning start in the Champions League with a 2-1 victory over Napoli.City struck twice in the opening 13 minutes at the Etihad Stadium to set themselves up for a result that lifted them six points clear of the Serie A leaders, and their supposed chief rivals, in Group F.Napoli hit back strongly with Dries Mertens having a penalty saved before Amadou Diawara did score from the spot, but City survived a nervy finish. Source: By PA Sport Staff Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.

    Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus on target as Manchester City sink Napoli

    Early goals from Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus saw Manchester City maintain their winning start in the Champions League with a 2-1 victory over Napoli.City struck twice in the opening 13 minutes at the Etihad Stadium to set themselves up for a result that lifted them six points clear of the Serie A leaders, and their supposed chief rivals, in Group F.Napoli hit back strongly with Dries Mertens having a penalty saved before Amadou Diawara did score from the spot, but City survived a nervy finish. Source: By PA Sport Staff Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.
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