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Neville backs United fans for protests against the Glazers

Manchester United's Premier League clash against Liverpool at Old Trafford on Sunday was postponed after fans gained entrance into the stadium and engaged in protests. The approach by the fans has been met with praises and criticisms from various quarters. Regardless, former Manchester United defender Gary Neville has backed the angry fans for their dramatic protest against the Glazer family which resulted in the postponement of the game. United fans in their hundreds gathered outside Old Trafford hours before the game scheduled to kick off at 1530 GMT to show their disgust at the club's owners. Close to 200 forced their way into the stadium by subduing the stewards and safety barrier. The fans ran onto the pitch, caused damages to some sections of the pitch, let off flares, and w...
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Neville – Premier League season should be finished overseas

Gary Neville has suggested that the Premier League season should be completed overseas. Premier League clubs are meeting today for discussions on how to conclude the season, including the option to play in a few select neutral venues in the UK. However, Neville has urged them to consider relocating to another European country that's virtually coronavirus-free for the remaining 92 matches. The former Manchester United defender in a chat with Sky Sports said: “If the Premier League were really serious about delivering the matches that remain in the safest environment, they would move it to one of the two or three spots that are within three or four hours of this country that are coronavirus-free, or virtually coronavirus-free. READ: John Terry practiced Panenka before UCL final pena...
Bailly slams Gary Neville and Souness for criticisms
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Bailly slams Gary Neville and Souness for criticisms

Manchester United defender and Ivory Coast international Eric Bailly has hit out at Gary Neville for his constant criticisms of the Red Devils, adding that he's damaging the young players at the club. Neville was very critical of Bailly'sperfromance in Man United's 3:2 loss away to Brighton on Sunday. He stated that Bailly was among the crop of centre-backs at Old Trafford who are not trustworthy enough to win a Premier League title. However, the ex-Villareal centre-back has hit back, advising those pundits who have previously represented the club to show support, with more regards towards the players who are inexperienced. “I think the criticism was a bit harsh, particularly from people who have played the game and have probably made mistakes themselves during their career," he t...
Neville – Mourinho must identify the troublemakers at Man United
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Neville – Mourinho must identify the troublemakers at Man United

  According to Gary Neville, Manchester United is expected to offload up to four players this summer whilst making many additions, as Jose Mourinho is poised to do away with the supposed troublemakers in his team. Manchester United are on course to end up as runners-up behind Manchester City, whilst in the race for FA cup triumph, although the Old Trafford outfit has not lived up to its billing in the 2017/18 Premier League campaign. Inconsistency has been a major challenge for many of the title rivals with Man United not being exempted, as they gifted City the title last weekend, although they had halted the celebrations with a win at the Etihad on derby day. However, Neville believes that the only solution to Man United's inconsistency is to carry out another rebuilding ...
Gary Neville to Manchester City: Winter is coming
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Gary Neville to Manchester City: Winter is coming

  Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville has warned Manchester City that they wiill be in trouble if they don't improve on their mid season performance levels as witnessed in the last two Premier League campaigns. Manchester City have been spectacular in the first 10 games of the Premier League season thus far, claiming 28 points from nine wins and a single draw, blowing away oppositions in the process. City have scored 35 goals and are at an average of 3.5 goals per game, and comfortably sit 5 points above closest title challengers and perennial city rivals Manchester United. READ: UCL MATCH DAY FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS AND BETTING TIPS This is not a surprise, as City have averaged 2.3 points per game in the first three months of the last two Premier League seasons,...