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Europa League
Which Manchester United fringe players have chance to prove worth in Europa League?
17:01 Thursday 19th September 2019

Although Europa League football isn't what the Old Trafford faithful would have wanted towards last season's end, it's the hand they've been dealt. Those Thursday-Sunday match schedules can be brutal. It takes its toll on the…

Premier League
Solskjaer culling deadwood makes room for young stars
08:00 Saturday 31st August 2019

They say change is necessary for any rebuild. It was essential for shaping both Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp’s empires. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer learnt the hard way how much he must change Manchester United to bring back the glory days.…

Premier League
How will Aston Villa spend their summer?
09:02 Friday 28th June 2019

Chelsea fans were feeling agony and joy in equal measure about a month ago. They were sad as club legend Frank Lampard was the manager of losing side Derby County in the Championship play-off final. They were happy…

Top 10 young players AFCON lost to UEFA
15:00 Sunday 23rd June 2019

Over the decades, Africa has prospered in football. Every generation produces stars, from George Weah to Roger Milla on down to Samuel Eto'o, Didier Drogba and Yaya Toure. Those stars make it big in Europe but their countries remain…

Premier League
Should Manchester United give Axel Tuanzebe his first-team chance?
17:00 Monday 20th May 2019

Fifty-four. That's how many goals Manchester United conceded in the Premier League this season. For a team with major trophy aspirations, that's just not going to cut it. Defensively, the problems have been evident for at least a half-decade.…

Premier League
Should Solskjaer hold an Old Trafford yard sale this summer?
08:00 Monday 1st April 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s managerial dream is now a reality. Oddly, the Manchester United board waited until he lost consecutive matches before making the appointment official. The first match after the international break turned into a…

Premier League
How can Manchester United utilise its academy products?
08:00 Wednesday 20th March 2019

Opportunities come quickly at Manchester United. The Red Devils reputation for promoting academy products into the team goes back decades. It was taught by Sir Matt Busby, nurtured by Sir Alex Ferguson and continues under Ole Gunnar Solksjaer.…

Premier League
What will happen to Manchester United loanees who impressed last season?
08:00 Friday 8th June 2018

Manchester United's academy has always been renowned for producing high-calibre footballers. Many assumed that mantra would end under Jose Mourinho. That hasn't been the case. The self-proclaimed Special One has handed regular minutes…

Swansea City 0 - 2 Manchester United: 5 things we learned
10:00 Wednesday 25th October 2017

Manchester United eased past a meek Swansea City to progress into quarter-finals of the Carabao Cup. Despite appearing an irrelevant fixture, much was learned from Tuesday night's clash in South Wales. Axel Tuanzebe shinesTuanzebe's potential…

This Is My Club
Could Manchester United be fined for Palace game?
17:30 Saturday 20th May 2017

We all remember Mick McCarthy weakening his Wolverhampton Wanderers side for their visit to Old Trafford in 2010 as the stubborn manager boldly claimed he would be happy to make 10 changes again that season - we all knew he wanted to rest key…

Angel Gomes the latest fresh faced youngster at Old Trafford
15:39 Saturday 20th May 2017

With the Europa League final looming large Jose Mourinho intends to blood some of his young talents as he looks to rest his big guns for Stockholm. Axel Tuanzebe has already benefitted from his rotation methods but Angel Gomes could see Premier…

Premier League
Manchester United Player of the Year awards: Three things we learned
15:30 Saturday 20th May 2017

As an avid supporter, I was gripped by the annual Manchester United Player of the Year awards. There weren't many surprises in terms of those who received the awards, but there were three huge things we learned from the ceremony itself and…

Three Manchester United youngsters who should look to follow in Axel Tuanzebe's footsteps
13:30 Thursday 11th May 2017

Manchester United Football Club are renowned all over Europe for their world-class ability at turning academy prospects into top quality players. That trend has been a constant mantra of theirs, and even under Jose Mourinho it looks set to…

Axel Tuanzebe: Profiling Manchester United's latest star
10:00 Monday 8th May 2017

Manchester United are a club that have always been known for nurturing and harnessing young talents. Jose Mourinho, on the other hand, is somewhat of the opposite.  However, the self-proclaimed Special One is clearly trying to change that perception…