Tag Archives: Manchester United

LA Galaxy announce Ibrahimovic signing with LA Times advert

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s move to Major League Soccer club LA Galaxy after leaving Manchester United has been announced in an advert in the LA Times. The full-page advert in Friday’s edition of the newspaper, has a message from the Swedish striker, 36, saying: “Dear Los Angeles, you’re welcome.” There is also a picture of Ibrahimovic in an LA Galaxy kit in the ...

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Ibrahimovic set to join LA Galaxy after leaving Man United

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored 29 goals in 53 appearances for Manchester United

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to join Major League Soccer club LA Galaxy after leaving Manchester United. Ibrahimovic scored 29 goals in 53 games for United, who have agreed to an early termination of his contact, which was due to expire in the summer. The 36-year-old former Sweden striker has played only seven times since damaging cruciate ligaments in April. “It is ...

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United midfielder Michael Carrick to retire at end of season

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has announced he will retire at the end of the season. Carrick, 36, has played 463 times for United since joining from Tottenham for £18m in 2006 and won 34 England caps. “There comes a time when your body tells you it is time to stop. That is where I am at,” he said. Carrick ...

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Rashford scores twice as Man Utd defeat Liverpool 2-1

Marcus Rashford scored twice as Manchester United held on to beat Liverpool and strengthen their grip on second place in the Premier League. The win meant Jose Mourinho’s side closed the gap on runaway leaders Manchester City to 13 points – at least until City play at Stoke on Monday – but, more pertinently, they are now five points clear ...

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Lingard heads in winner as Man Utd defeat Chelsea 2-1

Lingard heads winner as Man Utd defeat Chelsea

Manchester United moved back into second place in the Premier League as substitute Jesse Lingard gave them victory over top-four rivals Chelsea at Old Trafford. The Red Devils had to come from behind after Willian started and finished a flowing move to give Chelsea the lead in the first half. United pulled level before the break, with striker Romelu Lukaku ...

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De Gea helps Man Utd earn creditable draw in first leg at Sevilla

David de Gea’s stunning first-half save helped Manchester United claim a creditable draw at Sevilla in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie. The Spain keeper had kept out efforts from Joaquin Correa and Steven N’Zonzi before showing quick reflexes to produce a one-handed save on the stroke of half-time and deny Luis Muriel’s header. United, who were ...

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Newcastle United 1-0 Man United: Red Devils lose more ground in title race

Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United lie an eye-watering 16 points behind leaders Manchester City after Matt Ritchie fired embattled Newcastle to their first home Premier League win since October. Life in the north-east has not been easy this season with problems off the pitch compounded by struggles on it, but Magpies boss Rafael Benitez oversaw a victory to cherish against old foe Mourinho on Sunday. Ritchie struck ...

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I should get an award for good behaviour – Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he should win an award for his behaviour on the touchline. The Portuguese coach has been sent to the stands on several occasions during his managerial career following clashes with fourth officials. However, Mourinho says he has changed his ways and feels he is now one of the Premier League’s best behaved managers. “I’m fully committed ...

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PL roundup: Sanchez scores for Man Utd, Arsenal trounce Everton

Manchester United beat Huddersfield to narrow the gap on rivals Manchester City to 13 points after the Premier League leaders were held to a draw by Burnley. Romelu Lukaku put the hosts in front before Alexis Sanchez scored his first goal for the Red Devils, converting the rebound after his initial penalty was saved, and the visitors fell into the ...

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Sanchez brings class and maturity – Mourinho

Alexis Sanchez’s experience and quality will add a new dimension to Manchester United’s attack said manager Jose Mourinho. The Chile international, 29, set up two goals on his debut for his new team in a 4-0 FA Cup fourth-round win over Yeovil. “He is a fantastic addition,” Mourinho told BBC Sport. “His choice for the second goal is a choice ...

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