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Thomas Christiansen parts company with Leeds United after winless run for Whites

Thomas Christiansen parts company with Leeds United after winless run for Whites

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Christiansen was appointed Leeds manager last summer Sunday, February 4, 2018Thomas Christiansen has left his role as Leeds head coach.The Dane, who took the job last summer, has paid the price for a horror run of form which culminated in Saturday's 4-1 home Championship defeat to Cardiff.The Whites have failed to win since their 2-1 Boxing Day victory at Burton, a run which has seen them fall out of the running for the play-offs and also be knocked out of the FA Cup by League Two Newport. Let's block ads! (Why?)
Aubameyang, Sanchez score first goals for Arsenal, Manchester United

Aubameyang, Sanchez score first goals for Arsenal, Manchester United

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Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Alexis Sanchez and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored their first goals for new clubs Manchester United and Arsenal on Saturday.Sanchez's score came in the 67th minute for the Red Devils. He went to receive a pass at the top of the box before being fouled by Huddersfield Town defender Michael Hefele.The former Gunners star lined up for a penalty kick against keeper Jonas Lossl. Sanchez's strike was saved at first, but the ball ricocheted off of Lossl's right arm. The ball bounced right back to Sanchez, who finished it with his left boot at the far post.Sanchez's goal pushed United ahead for a final 2-0 lead. Romelu Lukaku scored United's first goal in the 55th minute."[The penalty-taking decision] was between him and Paul," United manager Jose Mourinho said after the match. "...
Ledley King tweets about his fastest goal following Christian Eriksen's strike against Manchester United

Ledley King tweets about his fastest goal following Christian Eriksen's strike against Manchester United

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Christian Eriksen's goal after 11 seconds was not as quick as Ledley King in 2000Thursday, February 1, 2018Remember when Ledley King scored what is still the fastest ever Premier League goal?He does, and the former defender was keen to highlight his record remains intact despite Christian Eriksen coming close to ending it in Tottenham's 2-0 win against Man United.King took just 10 seconds to score for Spurs against Bradford in 2000, with Eriksen needing 11 seconds to beat David De Gea at Wembley.This was the White Hart Lane favourite's jokey tweet...Let's block ads! (Why?)
Manchester United transfers: Nine of the most exciting club deals, including Sanchez, Pogba and Cantona

Manchester United transfers: Nine of the most exciting club deals, including Sanchez, Pogba and Cantona

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His goals (68 in 85 games) had turned him into a hero among Newcastle fans and they were devastated when it was revealed Cole had been sold to United for £7m in January (£6m plus £1m-rated Keith Gillespie). To Man United fans, though, they were buying a player who was clearly going to become even better. Here was a man who earned PFA Young Player of the Year for the 1993/94 season and he ended up firing them to Champions League glory in 1999 as well as five Premier League titles.Sunday, January 28, 2018A lot of Manchester United fans were over the moon when it was revealed their interest in Alexis Sanchez was more than a mere rumour.The 29-year-old arrived from Arsenal in the 2018 January transfer window to great fanfare, but where does the deal rank amongst other exciting United signings?
Jose Mourinho: Manchester United manager signs new contract to 2020

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United manager signs new contract to 2020

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has signed a contract extension until 2020, with the option of a further year.The 54-year-old's previous deal at Old Trafford was due to expire in 2019. Mourinho said he was "delighted" that United "feel and trust that I am the right manager for this great club for the foreseeable future". He added: "I would like to say a big thank you to the owners and to [chief executive} Ed Woodward."Sanchez swapped 'fantastic' Arsenal for 'giant' Man Utd - MourinhoThe Portuguese, appointed as Louis van Gaal's successor in May 2016, won the EFL Cup and Europa League in his first season.This season United are second in the Premier League, behind runaway leaders Manchester City, with the club still in the Champions League and FA Cup."We have set very high standards ...