Alex Ferguson

Sir Alex’s son in trouble for saying he’d “shoot” refs

LONDON (AP) It clearly runs in the family.<p>Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson was known for having an explosive temper during his nearly …

Soccer

Chicharito's Mid-Season Panic: Why He Needs a Transfer from West Ham

It was supposed to be one of the best signings of the season.<p>As Javier Hernandez arrived last July in a £16million move from Bayer Leverkusen, West Ham fans celebrated and everyone else raised an eyebrow. It truly did seem a fantastic piece of business.<p>A born goalscorer, the former Manchester …

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Ego Maniacs: Sanchez Capture Is a Win for Man Utd But Could it Come Back to Bite Them in the Future?

Manchester United have convinced Alexis Sanchez to make the move to Old Trafford, a huge coup for the club. He is a proven Premier League player, …

Soccer

Giving Jose Mourinho a new contract is a smart move from Manchester United, but it’s laced with danger

opinion<p>By<p><b>Jose Mourinho looks set to sign a new contract with Manchester United. Reports suggest agreement has been reached that will see his current</b> …

Jose Mourinho

Gap between rich clubs like Man United, Real Madrid and rivals must be addressed

7:25 PM GMT<p>UEFA's Annual Benchmarking Report, released Tuesday, confirmed what many suspected: the rich are getting richer and leaving the merely …

Soccer

Sir Alex Ferguson Congratulates Everton Boss for Reaching 1,000 Club & Hall of Fame Induction

Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson has heaped praise on Sam Allardyce after the Everton manager received an induction into the League …

Sports

16 of the weirdest transfers in British football history

Kevin Keegan (Hamburg to Southampton)<p>Keegan played in the 1980 European Cup Final as Hamburg lost 1-0 to Nottingham Forest, then captained England in …

Soccer

Darren Ferguson charged for suggesting referees should be shot

Fergie's son charged for shooting comments<p>Doncaster Rovers 28 minutes ago<p>Read<p>Ferguson clarifies 'shoot referees' remark<p>League One 3 days …

Soccer

How Jose Mourinho won his battle with Ed Woodward to force through transfer of Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal

Manchester United's imminent capture of Alexis Sanchez is a huge victory for Jose Mourinho in his battle to match the spending of his immediate …

Manchester

Louis Saha interview: Romelu Lukaku brings Robin van Persie-like ferocity in the box; criticising the Belgian is unfair - Firstpost

It was a dream start for Manchester United this season as Jose Mourinho's men scored for fun in season-opener against West Ham United and then …

Manchester

Mino Raiola: The stubborn lock on Alexis Sanchez's Manchester United transfer spinning his own version of reality

It has been an outsized transfer saga that has already seen some outlandish twists, so it is probably entirely fitting that Alexis Sanchez’s move …

Soccer

Son of Alex Ferguson in trouble for saying he'd 'shoot' refs

It clearly runs in the family.<p>Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson was known for having an explosive temper during his nearly 27 years at …

Sports

Two weeks left in January - the key men driving Liverpool transfer policy

With two weeks left until the end of the transfer window, there is still plenty left unresolved at Liverpool.<p>Virgil van Dijk's signing is done, and …

English Premier League

'Let's kill Arsenal' - Former Manchester United midfielder Anderson opens up on mentality against Gunners

Anderson was among Sir Alex Ferguson's most coveted individuals.<p>The Brazilian was part of the team which defeated a young Gunners side 8-2 at Old …

Soccer

Alex Ferguson's son in trouble for saying he'd 'shoot' refs

LONDON (AP) — It clearly runs in the family.<p>Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson was known for having an explosive temper during his nearly 27 years at Old Trafford, and it seems he has passed it down to his son.<p>Darren Ferguson, who is the manager of third-tier English team Doncaster, is …

Soccer

Mourinho set to ink new deal

Manchester United are close to reaching an agreement with manager Jose Mourinho over a contract extension, according to reports.

Europa League

In-form United Forward Jesse Lingard Dismisses Comparisions With Barcelona Ace Lionel Messi

Manchester United's in-form forward Jesse Lingard has brushed off the tongue-in-cheek comparisons that are comparing him to Barcelona ace Lionel …

Soccer

Great Premier League surges that give Manchester United (a glimmer of) hope in the title race

Manchester United's 3-0 win over Stoke City on Monday has raised hopes that Jose Mourinho's side might - just <i>might</i> - be able to claw back league leaders Manchester City, who suffered their first league defeat of the season at Anfield on Sunday.<p>While victory at Anfield could have sent Pep …

Soccer

11 stars whose reputations were ruined after moving to England

1. Sergei Rebrov (Tottenham and West Ham)<p>Rebrov's failure to see eye-to-eye with successive Tottenham managers scuppered his chances of a successful …

Soccer

The best we never had: England’s 10 greatest underachievers

For every gifted player who squeezes the absolute maximum out of their ability – Frank Lampard or Paul Scholes, for example – there are those who …

Soccer

Ronaldinho Announces His Retirement; Why He Is One Of Soccer's All-Time Greats

Ronaldinho Gaucho has announced his retirement from soccer at aged 37. He played his last professional match in 2015 for Fluminense and has now officially surrendered to the march of time.<p>His brother and agent, Roberto Assis, confirmed the news and also indicated that plans are afoot for a series …

Soccer

Ex-Man Utd Ace Anderson Reveals What Impact Sir Alex Ferguson Had on His Career

Anderson has lifted the lid on his time with Manchester United - and how Sir Alex Ferguson was like a father to him.<p>The 29-year-old midfielder, who …

Sports

BOX-TO-BOX: EPL MATCHDAY 23

• Home<br>• |<br>• European<br>• |<br>• Premier League<br>• |• <b><br>BOX-TO-BOX: EPL MATCHDAY 23</b><p>Brayden Issa 16 January 2018 1527 Views<p><i>Talking points and analysis from Week 23 of the</i> …

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Jose Mourinho: Man Utd close to announcing new deal for manager

<b>Manchester United are close to reaching an agreement with manager Jose Mourinho over a new contract.</b><p>Talks have progressed well and it is now just a matter of time before Mourinho commits to remain at Old Trafford beyond the expiry of his present deal in 2019.<p>Mourinho's apparent unease over transfer …

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Giggs' Father 'Ashamed' of His Own Son Despite Appointment as Wales Manager

The decision has not exactly been met with universal acclaim, and following the announcement that Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs will be the new …

Sports

Cristiano Ronaldo tells Real Madrid team-mates he wants to join Manchester United

gossip<p>Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is determined to leave the club and has told his team-mates he wants to rejoin Manchester United, …

Soccer

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Nearing the End of His Top-Level Career, Says Jose Mourinho

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho on Sunday opined that Zlatan Ibrahimovic's time at the top level is almost at its end.<p>According to MailOnline's Jack Bezants, the Special One said: "I wish I was his manager when he was 29 at Inter Milan. We can't stop time, and for players time means a lot. …

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Ryan Giggs: Blame Ferguson for missed friendlies - Clayton Blackmore

<b>Former Manchester United defender Clayton Blackmore says it was Sir Alex Ferguson, not Ryan Giggs, who was responsible for Giggs missing so many Wales friendlies.</b><p>The ex-United wing will be unveiled as Wales' new boss today after winning 64 caps between 1991 and 2007, but some fans are against his …

Ryan Giggs

How Lingard has sped up Mourinho's Man Utd

Adrian Clarke on the numbers behind midfielder's fine form ahead of Stoke City match<p>Since late November Jesse Lingard has been in the form of his …

Soccer

Javier Hernandez just doesn't seem to fit with West Ham United

HUDDERSFIELD, England -- Sir Alex Ferguson's presence in the stands for West Ham's 4-1 victory over Huddersfield Town on Saturday offered a reminder …

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