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David De Gea keen to captain Manchester United as keeper nears new deal

De Gea, 28, has long been linked with a move away from Old Trafford but said he wanted to help the team return to the summit of English soccer at a supporters` event in Singapore.

Jul 23, 2019, 11:13 AM IST

Manchester United's Ashley Young wants more player protection after pitch invasion

Young's comments came in the light with pitch invasions occurring in the Scottish Premiership, the English Championship (second-tier) as well as the Premier League.

Mar 11, 2019, 13:24 PM IST

FA apologises for cheeky Smalling-Kane tweet

The tweet received thousands of likes and retweets but has since been deleted.

Apr 24, 2018, 13:11 PM IST

Manchester United bounce back with 2-0 win at Bournemouth

Manchester United is now second on 74 points from 34 games, 13 behind champions Manchester City and four ahead of third-placed Liverpool.

Apr 19, 2018, 09:33 AM IST

Premier League: Jose Mourinho refuses to slam Chris Smalling over costly dive against Newcastle United

Jose Mourinho has refused to criticise Chris Smalling for a dive which led to the decisive goal in Manchester United`s shock 1-0 defeat at Newcastle.

Feb 12, 2018, 14:42 PM IST

Europa League: Phil Jones, Chris Smalling and Eric Bailly declared fit for Manchester United ahead of semi-final vs Celta Vigo

Juan Mata, who has been absent for the last six weeks with a groin problem, is also fit although Mourinho said the Spaniard was not ready to play 90 minutes.

May 04, 2017, 09:45 AM IST

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho `totally against` international friendlies

Mourinho expects to be without five first-team players against West Bromwich Albion on Saturday, including the injured Paul Pogba and suspended Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Mar 30, 2017, 09:32 AM IST

FA Cup: Manchester United charged over quarter-final tie conduct against Chelsea

Marcos Rojo was also caught on camera seemingly stamping on Hazard`s chest in the second half of the match which Chelsea won 1-0 to oust the holders, although the Argentine defender has not been charged.

Mar 14, 2017, 23:36 PM IST

World Cup Qualifier: Dele Alli, Daniel Sturridge, Chris Smalling out for Sam Allardyce`s England opener

England look likely to begin with a 4-2-3-1 formation similar to United`s, with Harry Kane leading the line.

Sep 03, 2016, 17:38 PM IST

Paul Pogba suspended for Manchester United opener against Bournemouth

Regardless of the suspension, it was unlikely that Jose Mourinho would have handed the 23-year-old his debut.

Aug 12, 2016, 18:55 PM IST

Louis van Gaal delivers! Manchester United beat Crystal Palace in ET to lift record equaling 12th FA Cup title

Under-fire Louis van Gaal got an Old Trafford life-line after helping Manchester United to a record equaling 12th FA Cup title in extra time against Crystal Palace on Saturday.

May 22, 2016, 00:59 AM IST

Everton 1-2 Man Utd: Ice-cool Anthony Martial sends Red Devils to FA Cup final

United will be favourites in the May 21 final, when they will encounter either Crystal Palace or Watford.

Apr 24, 2016, 00:25 AM IST

Premier League 2015-16: Jamie Vardy's success will spark hunt for next gem, says Chris Smalling

Vardy has become the first player to score in 11 consecutive Premier League games.

Nov 30, 2015, 16:24 PM IST

Frequent matches making players tired: Louis van Gaal

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal stressed that his players are getting tired and are suffering because of back-to-back matches.

Oct 01, 2015, 13:11 PM IST

Champions League: Manchester clubs script comeback wins

Manchester United battled back after conceding a fourth-minute goal to grind out a hard-fought 2-1 victory over VfL Wolfsburg at Old Trafford on Wednesday, the English side`s first Champions League win of the season.

Oct 01, 2015, 05:11 AM IST

Premier League 2015-16: Louis van Gaal has problems at left-back for Manchester United

Manchester United's defensive crisis at left-back means Louis van Gaal has pelnty to ponder for Saturday's home game against Sunderland in the Premier League.

Sep 25, 2015, 16:08 PM IST

Roy Hodgson heartened by progress of Manchester United​ duo

 England manager Roy Hodgson has cited the development of Manchester United defenders Chris Smalling and Luke Shaw as a major satisfaction of his side`s successful Euro 2016 qualifying campaign.

Sep 10, 2015, 03:24 AM IST

Premier League 2015-16: Manchester United's Chris Smalling enjoying new role as ''bully''

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling is enjoying "bullying" opposing forwards and says he is comfortable playing alongside centre-back partner Daley Blind.

Aug 25, 2015, 16:54 PM IST

Manchester United need to maintain winning start, says Chris Smalling

Manchester United centre back Chris Smalling said the team must continue their winning start to the season when they welcome Newcastle United to Old Trafford on Saturday.

Aug 20, 2015, 14:04 PM IST

Champions League play-off: Man United vs Club Brugge - Five things we learned

Manchester United overcame Belgian side Club Brugge 3-1 at Old Trafford in the first of the two-legged UEFA Champions League play-off tie on Tuesday.

Aug 19, 2015, 15:16 PM IST