Liverpool Show Ability to Find Gaps in Man Utd Midfield in 0-0 Draw at Anfield

Jurgen Klopp wasn’t exactly thrilled with Liverpool’s performance against Manchester United, and in some ways, that was understandable. His Reds controlled the match, dominating in terms of both possession and shot creation, but they couldn’t find a way through. The contest therefore ended in a 0-0 stalemate, and though Klopp could understand why others would […]

Lingard, Passing and Pereira: 3 Key Things From Man Utd’s win over RSL

Manchester United’s 2-1 friendly win over Real Salt Lake was an eventful one. RSL made a raft of changes 30 minutes in, something which allowed United to get the ascendancy. Then, early in the second half, Antonio Valencia received a red card for a ludicrous challenge, especially given the game was only a friendly. Despite […]

Man Utd: Ibrahimovic Mixes the Good with the Bad against Manchester City

As far as bizarre performances go, Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s League Cup effort against Manchester City was right up there with the best of them. He combined horrendous turnovers with moments of magic over the span of his 90 minutes on the pitch, and as if to keep it neat and tidy for the fans in the […]

A Look at How Marouane Fellaini is Finding his Place at Man Utd

Marouane Fellaini hasn’t always been the most popular player at Manchester United, but that could be about to change. He has started the new English Premier League season as a key contributor to Jose Mourinho’s revamped line-up, and the former Chelsea boss is clearly impressed with his early work. “With Fellaini I always have the […]

Antonio Valencia Continues to Stake his Claim for Man Utd’s Right-Back Position

As Jose Mourinho attempts to reformat his Manchester United side, he’s got a bit to think about in the fullback positions. While the left is pretty straightforward, with the return of Luke Shaw looking likely to excite the fans, the picture on the right side of defence is a little less clear. There are a […]

Revitalised Oscar Primed To Put His Imagination And Creativity To Good Use Under Guus Hiddink

Oscar’s intriguing role, which was somewhere in between that of a number 10, a left sided central midfielder and an auxiliary left-winger, was undoubtedly crucial in him being able to break free from the shackles to have a profound impact in Chelsea’s 3-1 triumph over Sunderland. The Brazilian, who cut a refreshingly revitalised figure now […]