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Van Persie misses penalty as United lose

Van Persie

Manchester United suffered a third consecutive defeat as West Brom moved a step closer to Premier League safety. United dominated possession, but went behind midway through the second half when Chris Brunt’s free-kick deflected in off team-mate Jonas Olsson. West Brom’s Boaz Myhill saved Robin van Persie’s penalty after Saido Berahino’s handball in the area. Van Persie came close late ...

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REVEALED! 2015’s top 10 richest footballers under 30 in Britain


Every year the Sunday Times newspaper releases it Rich List to give the public a definitive guide to the wealthiest people in Britain. This year is no different and, with Premier League clubs receiving barrels full of cash from TV deals, it’s no surprise that footballers feature heavily in their ‘Top 50 Young’ list for those mega-earners aged 30 and ...

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Everton 3-0 Man United: Red Devils come unstuck against the Toffees


Manchester United will have to wait longer than anticipated to confirm a Champions League return after they were beaten 3-0 by Everton at Goodison Park. The Red Devils appear on course to finish in the top four with rivals Liverpool, Tottenham and Southampton all drawing this weekend, but missed the chance to go ten points clear in fourth with the ...

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Man Utd table bid for Hummels

Mats Hummels (Image credit:  Gallo Images)

Manchester United have tabled a €30-million bid for Borussia Dortmund’s Germany defender Mats Hummels, according to a report in Sport Bild. Hummels admitted earlier this month he was weighing up his options amid reports United boss Louis van Gaal wants Dortmund’s World Cup winner at the heart of his defence for next season. After Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp announced last ...

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Manchester United fan presents Louis van Gaal with summer transfer list

Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal and his Manchester United players took time out from their preparations for Sunday’s trip to face Everton by meeting a group of fans at the club’s Foundation Dream Day, with one even detailing the players he would like the Dutchman to sign this summer. The supporters, who suffer from life-limiting illnesses, visited the club’s training ground at ...

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QUAO’s Monday Moanings: Masterclasses in Bamako and London


Citi Sports editor Nathan Quao returns with his weekly column and this time, he looks at Accra Hearts of Oak’s 2-1 win in Mali in the CAF Confederations Cup and Chelsea’s hatchet job on Manchester United. Hearts grab big win in Bamako On Friday, Hearts of Oak went into a difficult match against AS Djoliba of Mali and the expectation ...

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Van Gaal: United played their best match of the season at Chelsea


Louis van Gaal was in a bad mood with a BBC interviewer following Manchester United’s 1-0 defeat by Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The Dutchman, who had earlier given a calmer interview to Sky Sports, took on a spikier approach later on when questioned about his feelings on United’s display. VAn Gaal claimed that his men produced their best ...

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