Big fan Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has been likened to Brian Clough by the legend’s son, Nigel. United take on Clough jr’s side Burton in the League Cup tonight, and Nigel has been speaking about the similar traits between Mourinho and his late father. “The way they go about it and the way that […]
Premier League predictions Gameweek 6 101 Great Goals tips: Football betting offers of the weekend West Ham v Spurs: Draw at half-time, Tottenham win: 10/3. Bournemouth to win at Everton: 9/2. Manchester City to beat Crystal Palace 7-1 is 66/1! Premier League Gameweek 6 We may still be early on in the season but all […]
London (AFP) – Burton Albion boss Nigel Clough says there are similarities between his father Brian and Jose Mourinho as he prepares for a daunting trip on Wednesday to face Manchester United in the League Cup. United are the defending...Show More Summary
New Delhi (AFP) – Manchester United legends Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes have angered Indian fans by failing to turn out for a futsal tournament in which they billed as the star attractions. The Hindu newspaper said the pair were “understood...Show More Summary
The two clubs have begun the Premier League season at pace, and will also battle it out in the transfer market.
BBC Sport revisits the 2006 FA Cup tie between Burton Albion and Manchester United, before the two clubs meet in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday.
Rio Ferdinand is one of England's most decorated soccer players.
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Man United vs. Burton Albion in the League Cup third round, you’ve come to the right place. Will Manchester United’s match against Burton Albion be a banana skin or a one-sided match where...Show More Summary
The former Manchester United and England footballer believes his move into boxing can give him a new focus and has dismissed those who see it as no more than a PR stunt London’s York Hall is an East End institution where champions like Lennox Lewis and Audley Harrison honed their craft. Show More Summary
A graphic produced by Sky Sports (Via Opta) today has accurately highlighted just how crucial midfielder Nemanja Matic has been for Manchester United so far this season. Midfield enforcer 29-year-old Serbian star Matic arrived at Old Trafford in a surprise move from Premier League rivals Chelsea this summer, for a fee thought to be in […]
The Red Devils are at home and expected to win
London (AFP) – Former England captain Rio Ferdinand said Tuesday he is launching a new career as a professional boxer two years after retiring from football as a way of channelling his anger. The 38-year-old former Manchester United star, who quit football in May 2015, is taking part in online betting firm Betfair’s “Defender to Contender” project. Show More Summary
Revised Lukaku chant Manchester United fans have been accused of singing a racist chant about star striker Romelu Lukaku. The chant has rung out from the terraces in the opening weeks of the Premier League season and mentions the size of the player’s penis. These lyrics are based on racial stereotypes and anti-discrimination group Kick […]
Real Madrid transfer Manchester United fans will be happy to hear that Real Madrid finally look like they’re moving on from their pursuit of David De Gea. The Spanish goalkeeper has developed into one of the top goalkeepers in the world in recent years but Madrid are reluctant to spend more than €70 million on […]
Former Manchester United footballer Rio Ferdinand is to start training to become a professional boxer. He will be trained by former World Boxing Council super-middleweight champion Richie Woodhall, who said he expects Ferdinand to slot into the cruiserweight division, one below heavyweight. Show More Summary
London (AFP) – British anti-discrimination group Kick It Out on Tuesday called on Manchester United fans to stop a “racist” chant about striker Romelu Lukaku. The 24-year-old arrived from Everton in the summer for a fee that could reach...Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Manchester United’s Ander Herrera says “favourites” Manchester City face intense pressure to win the Premier League after their summer spending spree and trophyless campaign last season. The Manchester clubs are joint top of the table with exactly the same record — 13 points from five games and a plus-14 goal difference. Show More Summary
An anti-racism organization has contacted United over the chant.
London (AFP) – Former England football captain Rio Ferdinand confirmed Tuesday he will train to become a professional boxer with the ultimate aim of challenging for a title belt. The 38-year-old former Manchester United star, who retired...Show More Summary
Rio Ferdinand & Boxing Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has got a lot of people excited as he’s announced a new sporting career. He’s moving from the football field into the boxing ring, although it’s unclear who he’ll fight first. Ferdinand, now 38, spent 12 trophy-laden years with Manchester United between 2002 and 2014, […]