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Three possible replacements for Solskjaer as Man United manager
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Three possible replacements for Solskjaer as Man United manager

The Premier League saw one of its greatest results on 2021/22 Premier League Matchday 9 although it was one-sided and disgraceful for the home side.  Manchester United were pummeled 5 nil by Liverpool at Old Trafford on the day and the result has shaken Man United fans who now believe that they have seen enough of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in the club's dugout. There has been a lot of clamors for the Norwegian to be fired as United fans have taken to social media to vent their frustration. The Norwegian just extended his contract at Old Trafford three months ago in a three-year deal. The former United star nicknamed the baby-faced assassin in his playing days has not landed any silverware for the Red Devils in nearly three years of management.  They finished second in the Premier Le...
United continue to falter in the Premier League’s title credential tests
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United continue to falter in the Premier League’s title credential tests

The Toffees turned themselves to a Trojan horse at Old Trafford on Saturday and the home side were unable to instill their dominance. It was an absolute end-to-end game but Manchester United fans are not pleased with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after the 1-1 draw against Everton. Manchester United gaffer, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has been making it hard for himself and his scrutinizers are not backing down. Before the commencement of the game, he opted to bench United midweek hero Cristiano Ronaldo for the Everton clash at Old Trafford. This decision has been arousing reaction from fans who had expected United to win the tie. The Portuguese Talisman is capable of making it count when it matters. The match didn’t look great for United at Old Trafford on the day. The tempo and intensity of th...
Villa compound United’s recent woes; Martinez’s antic was a success
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Villa compound United’s recent woes; Martinez’s antic was a success

It was a demoralizing afternoon for Manchester United as they were put to the sword by a merciless visitor. The Premier League they say is an unusual league with different expectations and surprises. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and his boys were stunned by a resilient Aston Villa side with a late lone goaL at Old Trafford. This is Villa’s first victory at Old Trafford since 2009 and United’s first Premier League defeat of the campaign. Thanks to Kourtney Hause's late header in the 88th minute that earned Dean Smith's side the whole three points away from home. Expectedly, an ocean of eyes was on Cristiano Ronaldo to deliver the goods but he was kept away from seeing the net and couldn’t make it count throughout the entire 90 minutes of the game. Ronaldo joined United from Juventus thi...
Solskjaer cries out over penalty denials against Man United
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Solskjaer cries out over penalty denials against Man United

Manchester United gaffer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has taken his frustration to the media over the incessant denial of penalties that should have been awarded to his team this season. Some football enthusiasts believe that Ole's recent outburst is a sly dig on a Premier League top gaffer. He concluded that he(the manager) could be the echo behind Manchester United’s penalty denial over the last few games both in the league and in the league cup. Ole during his pre-match conference in preparation for Saturday early kickoff encounter against Dean Smith's Aston Villa at Old Trafford, pointed out that one manager’s comments in the league on United penalties situation last season may have distorted and badly influenced match officials - referees to be conscious of giving them the ‘deserved pen...
The iconic Number 7 jersey has been given to Ronaldo at United
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The iconic Number 7 jersey has been given to Ronaldo at United

The iconic number 7 jersey has been given to Manchester united returning legend, 5-time Ballon d’Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo after his surprising move from Juventus to Old Trafford. Lots of questions were raised about his move and down to the jersey he’d wear for United because the number was not vacant. It had been given to Uruguay international, Edinson Cavani. The number 7 jersey at Manchester United has been worn by the club legends like George Best, Eric Cantona, David Beckham, and the Portuguese international himself, Cristiano Ronaldo who will once again be playing for Red Devils. It’s the same number he wore for the larger part of his Real Madrid career and his three-year stint at Juventus but his exit from the Old Ladies was a bit unceremonious judging by how he departed ...
Neville doubts if Ronaldo will be enough for United to win the PL title
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Neville doubts if Ronaldo will be enough for United to win the PL title

Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville still has doubts that the acquisition of Cristiano Ronaldo will be enough to propel the Red Devils to Premier League title triumph this season. The Portuguese star sealed a sensational return to Old Trafford in a £19.8million two-year deal on deadline day, more than a decade after he left for Real Madrid in Spain. However, Neville is uncertain if the five-time Ballon d'Or winner will be able to help the club claim their first Premier League title since 2013. In a chat with Sky Sports News, he said: 'It strengthens Manchester United enormously' 'The big question every Manchester United fan, probably every fan in the Premier League will be asking is is it enough for them to challenge for the title and win the title? 'I don't quite...
Pogba sets 2021/22 Premier League assists target for himself
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Pogba sets 2021/22 Premier League assists target for himself

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is hoping to finish the 2021/22 campaign as the lead assist maker but admits that it would count for nothing if the Red Devils fail to win any silverware. Pogba, 28, has been heavily linked with a move away from Old Trafford throughout the summer transfer window. However, it appears he put talks of an exit to bed after bagging 4 assists in the Red Devils' 5:1 thrashing of Leeds United on matchday 1. It can be recalled that only 6 players have hit such numbers since the Premier League began. The Frenchman won the Man of The Match Award for his performance on the day. He went on to provide another assist in the next game against Southampton as the Red Devils came from a goal down to draw 1 all at the St Mary's, thanks to elite finishing by Mas...
Lingard ready to leave United if not assured of regular playing time
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Lingard ready to leave United if not assured of regular playing time

Jesse Lingard is ready to leave Manchester United this summer if he sees that he won't get regular playing time at the club this season as he wants to boost his chances of returning to the Three Lions squad. It can be recalled that he fell out of favor at Old Trafford and was sent on loan to West Ham last season where he impressed and was applauded for his performances for the Hammers. Regardless, a report by the Times, suggests that Lingard is keen for more playing time this season and could force his way out of Old Trafford before the transfer window closes on August 31. The 28-year-old was impressive in the preseason as he scored against Queens Park Rangers and shone against Derby County. It can be recalled that he was ruled out of the 5:1 defeat of Leeds United by COVID but re...
Why Manchester United will win the 2021-22 Premier League title? 
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Why Manchester United will win the 2021-22 Premier League title? 

Manchester United have made some great additions in this transfer window. With the new additions of Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane, they look like genuine Premier League title contenders for the next season. This year, all the enthusiastic fans betting on the chances of United through bettors.ng seem right in their decision to do so. 1 - Formidable defense Harry Maguire has been performing well for United since he made the move to Old Trafford from Leicester City. Although the club splashed a record £80 million amount, they now know that it was all worth it. Maguire is a great reader of the game who also has the ability to remain calm under pressure. He is also known for his passing, good technique, and aerial dominance. So far, the English footballer has clocked up 107 appeara...
Can United land a transfer fee for unsellable Phil Jones?
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Can United land a transfer fee for unsellable Phil Jones?

Manchester United defender Phil Jones seems to be unsellable despite the imminent arrival of French defender Raphael Varane to Old Trafford. The 29-year-old center-back has not featured for the Red Devils in 18 months after falling out of favor and down the pecking order at the club before sustaining a long-term knee injury. This is not the case with four other center-backs who have been handed opportunities by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Jones still has two years left on his contract with Man United but will see his chances to play for the Red Devils become slimmer when Varane officially joins from Real Madrid this summer in a deal worth £42million. Meanwhile, a report by  Manchester Evening News claims that Jones is not able to attract a transfer fee due to the injury that has kept hi...