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Rooney is England`s only `world-class` striker: Redknapp

Queens Park Rangers (QPR) manager Harry Redknapp has said Manchester United star Wayne Rooney is England`s only true world-class striker at the moment.

Mar 23, 2013, 15:29 PM IST

Fergie to offer Rooney two-year contract extension at Old Trafford

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney is set to receive a new a two-year contract extension at the Old Trafford, by manager Sir Alex Ferguson, who is reportedly furious at rumours over Rooney’s exit from the club this summer.

Mar 17, 2013, 15:16 PM IST

Rooney-rift rumours are `rubbish`, says Sir Alex

Sir Alex spoke to the press for the first time after his side`s controversial exit from the UEFA Champions` League to Real Madrid in midweek, slamming the papers that reported a rift between the gaffer and star striker Wayne Rooney who was benched for the crucial tie, and affirming that the star striker would indeed be staying at United past this summer.

Mar 08, 2013, 16:30 PM IST

Beckham hopes to beat Giggs’ ‘longevity’ record

Former English footballer David Beckham has said that he has not ruled out playing into his 40s like his former Manchester United team-mate Ryan Giggs, who has signed a new one-year contract at United.

Mar 02, 2013, 14:31 PM IST

Manchester City are `lucky` to be only 12 points adrift: Sir Alex

Roberto Mancini recently claimed Manchester United`s late goals were a sign of luck, but the Red Devils` boss has hit back, saying they could be even further ahead in the league.

Mar 02, 2013, 14:05 PM IST

Sir Alex to become Man United director after managing career

Manchester United’s legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson won’t walk away from Old Trafford even after he hands over the manager’s reigns at the club.

Mar 01, 2013, 14:03 PM IST

Sir Alex talks of selection headache ahead of Man United`s treble run in

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has assured team`s fringe players that they have a big part to play in club`s quest to replicate their historic 1999 treble success.

Mar 01, 2013, 10:52 AM IST

Jonny Evans now Sir Alex`s first-choice defender

Man United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has acknowledged that Rio Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic may no longer be his first-choice pairing at centre-back.

Feb 16, 2013, 14:31 PM IST

Sir Alex says Champions` League quarterfinal spot within grasp

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has claimed a spot in the Champions League quarterfinal round is well within their grasp following an inspiring 1-1 draw against Real Madrid at Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday in the first leg of their round of 16 tie.

Feb 14, 2013, 12:13 PM IST

Bobby Charlton says Sir Alex in no rush to retire

Manchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton has said that United boss Sir Alex Ferguson will not be stepping down from his post following rumours that Ferguson would retire from Old Trafford if the club were to get their 20th top-flight title this season.

Feb 11, 2013, 22:58 PM IST

Ferguson says slams diving in football

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has claimed players who dive on football pitches are setting bad example for young players, and added that simulation is against the spirit of gamesmanship.

Jan 18, 2013, 11:12 AM IST

Wayne Rooney ruled out of Liverpool clash

Manchester United’s star striker Wayne Rooney will skip the all-important Liverpool clash this weekend having failed to recover from his training ground injury in time.

Jan 11, 2013, 18:06 PM IST

Sir Alex hails Jonny Evans` `authority`

Sir Alex Ferguson has hailed defender Jonny Evans, claiming that the Northern Irishman has added "authority" to his game recently.

Jan 10, 2013, 18:56 PM IST

Man United favourites to swoop for England sensation Wilfried Zaha

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has beaten Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspurs out of the race for the signature of sensational winger Wilfried Zaha with an overall 12 million pound package.

Jan 10, 2013, 17:58 PM IST