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Rooney - United not one-man team

Posted Friday, January 29, 2010 by PA31 hits

Wayne Rooney insists Manchester United are not a one-man team.The England striker headed the winner in the Carling Cup semi-final against Manchester City on Wednesday to follow the four goals he bagged against Hull in the Barclays Premier League on Saturday. Rooney has now scored 21 goals in all competitions this term - 14 more than the club's next highest scorers Dimitar Berbatov and Michael Ow...Full Story »

Rooney sends United to Wembley

Posted Thursday, January 28, 2010 by PA25 hits

Wayne Rooney headed Manchester United to Wembley with an injury-time winner securing a 4-3 aggregate victory as they beat Manchester City 3-1 on the night.The England striker settled a pulsating Carling Cup semi-final when he turned home Ryan Giggs' cross from close range.United had already been pegged back once when Carlos Tevez scored to haul City level on aggregate after Paul Scholes and Mich...Full Story »

Smalling set for United medical

Posted Wednesday, January 27, 2010 by PA22 hits

Fulham centre-back Chris Smalling headed for a medical at Manchester United straight after Tuesday night's 2-0 defeat to Tottenham at White Hart Lane. The 20-year-old, who was playing non-league football with Maidstone United less than two years ago, has also interested Arsenal but a deal has been agreed with United for the youngster to join them at the end of the season. There are still stages ...Full Story »

West Ham United Manager Gianfranco Zola Relieved With Takeover

Posted Tuesday, January 26, 2010 by YAHOO Sport25 hits

West Ham United manager Gianfranco Zola has expressed his relief that the club has finally found new owners. David Sullivan and David Gold completed their takeover at Upton Park last week and have already promised to give the Hammers' boss more money to bring in new players in the January transfer window. According to Press Association Sport, Zola said: "I think it's positive for the club. We ...Full Story »


Posted Sunday, January 24, 2010 by hits

Italian hard-man is Fergie's favourite CHIELLINI: Always strong in the tackle SIR ALEX FERGUSON will allow Nemanja Vidic to join Barcelona this summer - with Giorgio Chiellini his replacement. Both Manchester clubs have been tracking the Juventus defender this season and the player's agent, Davide Lippi, was present at the Carling Cup semi-final on Tuesday. United boss Ferguson has given...Full Story »

Jermaine Beckford marks the end of Leeds United's goldfish years

Posted Sunday, January 24, 2010 by theguardian.com39 hits

With their striker the star of this year's FA Cup, the Elland Road club have finally shed their traumatic history Jermaine Beckford celebrates scoring Leeds' injury-time, penalty equaliser at White Hart Lane. Leeds are a club much copied. They built a debt mountain long before Portsmouth, Newcastle or West Ham, pioneering the suicidal wage bill and lunatic transfer budget for others to emulat...Full Story »

Tottenham 2 - 2 Leeds United

Posted Sunday, January 24, 2010 by BBC.com17 hits

Jermaine Beckford converts a 96th-minute penalty to earn Leeds a replay Jermaine Beckford dispatched a stoppage-time penalty to earn League One Leeds a replay against Tottenham to cap a sensational FA Cup fourth-round tie at White Hart Lane. The striker was coolness personified as he picked himself up from Michael Dawson's foul to drill his spot kick into the corner and earn the visitors a dra...Full Story »

Rooney stars in United romp

Posted Saturday, January 23, 2010 by PA19 hits

Wayne Rooney scored a sensational four-timer to send Manchester United top of the Premier League at a mutinous Old Trafford as the Red Devils beat Hull 4-0.After opening the scoring just seven minutes into a one-sided contest against Hull, Rooney had to wait until a similar point before the end to get his second.A third, and his fourth United hat-trick, followed shortly afterwards from a cross ...Full Story »

Four-star Rooney sends United top

Posted Sunday, January 24, 2010 by PA32 hits

Wayne Rooney scored four times to send Manchester United top of the Barclays Premier League following their 4-0 victory over Hull. Rooney put United in front after just seven minutes amid a backdrop of anti-Glazer chants. And, after coming through some worrying moments in the second period, two goals in three minutes from the England star completed his fourth United hat-trick before he added...Full Story »

Rio ready to return for United against Hull

Posted Friday, January 22, 2010 by 16 hits

Sir Alex Ferguson has confirmed Rio Ferdinand will return for Manchester United tomorrow after a three-month enforced lay-off with a back problem. Ferdinand, who has not played since United's 2-0 defeat at Liverpool on October 25, will make his long-awaited comeback in the Premier League encounter with Hull at Old Trafford. United boss Fergie confirmed MirrorFootball's Tuesday exclusiv...Full Story »

Manchester City's Tevez Issues Explosive Attack Against United's Neville

Posted Friday, January 22, 2010 by Goal.com30 hits

Argentine insists Neville was wrong to show him "a lack of respect." Carlos Tevez has labeled his former Manchester United team-mate Gary Neville a "boot-licking moron" as the row between the two players took a fresh twist. Tevez was angered by Neville’s assertion on the eve of Manchester City’s 2-1 League Cup victory over United that he was "not worth" the £25 million it woul...Full Story »

Glazer family loans saddle Manchester United with debt of £716m

Posted Thursday, January 21, 2010 by theguardian.com39 hits

Manchester United owners Bryan Glazer, left, Avi Glazer, centre, and Joel Glazer have overseen club debt of £716m. Interest charges on loans taken out by the Glazer family and secured on their shareholding in Manchester United were this summer set to jump to an incredible rate of 16.25%, as the total debt now carried by the club stands at £716.6m. The accounts, which provide a more ...Full Story »

Patrice Evra: Manchester United Care About Trophies Not Beating Manchester City

Posted Tuesday, January 19, 2010 by Goal.com18 hits

Frenchman stokes up rivalry ahead of semi-final. EPL: Patrice Evra - Stephen Carr, Manchester United - Birmingham Manchester United left-back Patrice Evra has claimed that the Red Devils care little for beating Manchester City in this week's League Cup semi-final. They could be playing anyone, he asserts, and are focused on winning another trophy, not claiming local bragging rights. "We know...Full Story »

Alex Ferguson 'must quit' Manchester United in protest at Glazer regime

Posted Monday, January 18, 2010 by theguardian.com30 hits

Fans hope to enlist the support of Sir Alex Ferguson to help drive the Glazers out of Manchester United ownership. Manchester United supporters fighting the Glazer family's ownership of the club are contemplating asking Sir Alex ­Ferguson to make the ultimate sacrifice and resign in protest. The idea was put forward at a specially convened meeting of fans' groups to determine an action pl...Full Story »

United make Burnley pay

Posted Sunday, January 17, 2010 by PA11 hits

Manchester United struck three times after half-time to overcome battling Burnley 3-0 at Old Trafford.Dimitar Berbatov broke the deadlock just after the hour mark when his shot flicked off Michael Duff and flew past Brian Jensen.Wayne Rooney added his 16th goal of the season shortly afterwards and substitute Mame Biram Diouf added another late on to leave new manager Brian Laws to reflect on the...Full Story »

United survive scare to sink plucky Clarets

Posted Saturday, January 16, 2010 by PA10 hits

Manchester United claimed a much-needed victory over Burnley to ease their worries on the field even if they are piling up outside Old Trafford.Chants of "We want the Glazers out" from the Stretford End emphasised the debt mountain being carried by the Red Devils.For a long time it looked as though it was hanging round the players' necks too.But a five-minute purple patch just after the hour br...Full Story »

Jim White: Manchester United's debt as red as their famous shirts

Posted Friday, January 15, 2010 by 23 hits

Changing times: The Glazer family have taken Manchester United into the red This season at Manchester United, the owners have watched their club tumble out of the FA Cup at the first attempt, lose more league games by January than in any previous Premier League term and sustain an injury crisis which has revealed worrying fault lines in the squad. But at least the Glazer family can pride themse...Full Story »

Roberto Mancini uncorks the red wine to shake up Manchester City diet

Posted Thursday, January 14, 2010 by theguardian.com27 hits

Roberto Mancini wants his Manchester City team to change their diets in order to be more successful on the field. Roberto Mancini has revealed that he is aiming to shake up his players' diets at Manchester City by adding Italian favourites such as pizza to the menu, served with a glass of wine. Hailing from a culture where alcohol is sipped at mealtimes instead of necked at speed in pubs and n...Full Story »

Glazers open the door to sale of Manchester United's training ground

Posted Wednesday, January 13, 2010 by theguardian.com24 hits

The Glazers could sell and then lease back Manchester United's training ground. The ownership of Manchester United's Carrington training complex could be transferred to a holding company controlled by the Glazer family and leased back to the club, according to the prospectus ­circulated to potential investors in a £500m refinancing scheme this week. The £500m bond and a new ...Full Story »

Sir Alex Ferguson frustrated as Birmingham hold Manchester United

Posted Monday, January 11, 2010 by theguardian.com18 hits

Manchester United's Darren Fletcher, right, and Park Ji-Sung celebrate an own goal from Birmingham City's Scott Dann at St Andrew's. Photograph: Reuters There is more solidarity than rivalry among the expected contenders for the Premier League. They are covering for one another nowadays. Chelsea could only take a ­scoring draw at home to ­Everton last month, but the result has acquired ...Full Story »

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