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Liverpool v Manchester United: ‘This is a nailed on Liverpool victory’, says Stuart Pearce

Liverpool v Manchester United: ‘This is a nailed on Liverpool victory’, says Stuart Pearce

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ONE-SIDED Former England international says he can only see one winner in Sunday’s Anfield clash... Stuart Pearce says Manchester United ‘have to raise their performances tenfold’ to have any chance of beating Liverpool this weekend. The fierce rivals meet for the first time this season at Anfield on Sunday, with the Reds overwhelming favourites. Liverpool and Man United’s last meeting, in pre-season, ended in a 4-1 victory for Klopp’s men It’s unfamiliar territory for United and their supporters. Their dominance of the English game is well and truly over and they are looking up from sixth place to their Merseyside rivals, who currently top the Premier League table. You can never count out the...
Watch: Manchester United's Ashley Young nutmegs, gets top shelf goal

Watch: Manchester United's Ashley Young nutmegs, gets top shelf goal

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Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Defender Ashley Young opened the scoring in Manchester United's win against Fulham by scoring after a nutmeg on Saturday at Old Trafford. The strike sparked the Red Devils' 4-1 Premier League triumph in Manchester, England. United controlled the ball on Fulham's half during the sequence when Nemanja Matic sent a pass to the left side for Marcus Rashford. The forward received the ball and jetted to his left. He then fired a short pass to his left, finding Young flashing down the flank. Young tracked the ball down with his left boot, stopping its momentum before facing Fulham right back Denis Odoi. The Red Devils defender tapped the ball to his right as he faced up with his counterpart. He then quickly touched the ball through Odoi's legs with the outside of his right boot. ...
Southampton 2-2 Manchester United: Romelu Lukaku scores in St Mary's draw

Southampton 2-2 Manchester United: Romelu Lukaku scores in St Mary's draw

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Manchester United are lacking in "mad dogs" in midfield, manager Jose Mourinho said after his side recovered from a terrible start but were still held to a disappointing draw at struggling Southampton.Mourinho's side were facing an embarrassing defeat early on as the Saints went into a 2-0 lead inside the opening 20 minutes.Marcus Rashford inspired a comeback before half-time, with two goals in six minutes from Romelu Lukaku and Ander Herrera earning the visitors a point, but it was another unconvincing display. Mourinho - who played two midfielders in a back three because of injury problems - bemoaned his side's inability to take control of the match."It doesn't matter the system we play," M...
Manchester 'impossible to fully recover from' – Grande

Manchester 'impossible to fully recover from' – Grande

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Ariana Grande has described the Manchester Arena terror attack as something "that seems impossible to fully recover from". The singer had just finished performing in the city for her Dangerous Woman world tour in May 2017 when suicide bomber Salman Abedi detonated an explosive device in the arena foyer, killing 22 people and injuring hundreds of others.Grande, 25, was physically unharmed in the attack but suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder afterwards.In the fourth episode of her docu-series, Ariana Grande: Dangerous Woman Diaries, the star shares a letter about the attack. 1:...
David de Gea: Manchester United goalkeeper ‘poised to join’ Paris Saint-Germain and sign £60million deal

David de Gea: Manchester United goalkeeper ‘poised to join’ Paris Saint-Germain and sign £60million deal

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sacre bleu The Spain international will reportedly move to France when his contract expires at the end of the season David de Gea will leave Manchester United at the expiration of his contract and join Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports. De Gea, the Spain goalkeeper, will become a free agent at the end of this season with his existing deal coming to an end. De Gea has not lived up to his usually elite standards this season The 28-year-old has yet to put pen to paper on fresh terms, with De Gea reportedly unwilling to commit his future to a club who look far, far away from consistently challenging for silverware. And, according to the Mail on Sunday, De Gea is aware a huge offer is on the table from PSG. ...