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Fans react brilliantly as Manchester City post premature Raheem Sterling celebration tweet

Fans react brilliantly as Manchester City post premature Raheem Sterling celebration tweet

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'you played yourself' Sterling was denied a dramatic injury time winner as Tottenham snatched a stunning away-goals victory at the Etihad Stadium Raheem Sterling was denied a dramatic injury time winner as Tottenham snatched a stunning away-goals victory against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium. Everyone had thought that the England winger had won it at the death for Pep Guardiola’s side, so much so that even Man City’s social media team posted a premature celebration tweet after the ball went in. Sterling thought he had scored the winner but his goal was disallowed But VAR intervened to stun the Etihad into silence and Spurs went through to the semi-finals despite a 4-3 defeat on the night. Have a look at Man City’s tweet below… wfiuh
Former Manchester United midfielder Nicky Butt arrested on suspicion of assault after alleged domestic incident

Former Manchester United midfielder Nicky Butt arrested on suspicion of assault after alleged domestic incident

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ARREST The current head of the Red Devils academy was held by police at 2pm on Tuesday, according to reports Nicky Butt has been arrested on suspicion of assault. The former Manchester United midfielder was held by police at 2pm on Tuesday following reports a woman has been assaulted. Butt, who is now the head of the Red Devils academy, was reportedly held in custody into the evening and was due to be interviewed during United’s Champions League game with Barcelona. Nicky Butt has been arrested on suspicion of assault According to the Daily Mail, the woman sustained a small cut to her hand and did not require hospital treatment. A spokesman for Greater Manchester Police said: ‘Police were called at around 2pm on Tuesday 16 April
Wolves 2-1 Manchester United: Mike Dean makes history by reaching century of Premier League red cards

Wolves 2-1 Manchester United: Mike Dean makes history by reaching century of Premier League red cards

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triple figures Ashley Young was dismissed by the iconic referee midway through the second-half Mike Dean has become the first referee in Premier League history to brandish 100 red cards. The iconic official dismissed Ashley Young midway through the second-half of Manchester United’s 2-1 defeat to Wolves at Molineux on Tuesday night. Young gets his marching orders The 50-year-old was given no choice following the defender’s rash challenge on Diogo Jota, which was deemed worthy of a second yellow card. Dean also hit double figures for this campaign after giving Young his marching orders. It was his tenth dismissal in just 24 matches, almost double his closest competitor Michael Oliver, who has shown six red cards this term.
Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea fans laugh as Wolves ‘bully’ Manchester United with ‘ole’ chant

Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea fans laugh as Wolves ‘bully’ Manchester United with ‘ole’ chant

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IRONIC Nuno’s men knocked Solskjaer’s side out of the FA Cup Wolves fans chanted Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s name without even realising it as they sent Manchester United crashing out of the FA Cup on Saturday. The Wanderers beat United 2-1 to progress to the Wembley semi-final and were looking comfortable with the score at 2-0 as just ten minutes remained. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer looked dejected on the sidelines During this period, they began to pass the ball around Solskjaer’s players and didn’t lose possession for an extended time. The home supporters began to chant ‘ole’ after every pass, much to the delight of Man United’s rivals who picked up on the irony. You can read a round-up of the social med...
Arsenal vs Manchester United and the biggest non-local footballing rivalries

Arsenal vs Manchester United and the biggest non-local footballing rivalries

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The Emirates Stadium and Old Trafford may be located almost 200 miles away from each other but Arsenal and Manchester United’s rivalry is one that burns brightly.And the two teams face off in north London on Sunday to resume hostilities once more. Will we see similar scenes to this on Sunday? Live on talkSPORT Saturday, March 9 12:30 Crystal Palace vs Brighton – talkSPORT 15:00 Leicester City vs Fulham – talkSPORT 2 17:30 Manchester City vs Watford – talkSPORT Sunday, March 10 12:00 Liverpool vs Burnley – talkSPORT Wednesday, March 12 20:00 Bayern Munich vs Liverpool – talkSPORT The rivalry between the Gunners and the Red Devils got us thinking though, what other rivalries are there between teams t...