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Fellaini goal stuns Manchester United


August 21st, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) Marouane Fellaini towered over Michael Carrick to nod home a corner kick to stun Manchester United and steer Everton to a 1-0 victory in their ... Read more...

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Manchester United sign Van Persie


August 17th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Manchester, Aug 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Dutch striker Robin van Persie has signed a four-year contract with Manchester United, the club said Friday.The ex-Arsenal forward is likely to make his ... Read more...

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Van Persie to make United debut Monday: Ferguson


August 16th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Arsenal striker Robin van Persie will make his debut in a Manchester United shirt against Everton Monday, manager Alex Ferguson said Thursday.United have already ... Read more...

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Bucketful condoms in Olympic Village trigger probe (Olympic Diary)


August 9th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) After being in the news that they are available in record numbers in the London Games, condoms are back in the limelight following an inquiry ... Read more...

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Kagawa’s girlfriend set to sizzle Manchester


July 14th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Manchester United's newest signing Japanese Shinji Kagawa is set to add a dash of glamour to Old Trafford, thanks to his girlfriend Ameri Ichinose.Ichinose, an ... Read more...

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Japanese midfielder Kagawa completes move to United


June 23rd, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa has completed his move to English Premier League side Manchester United after passing a medical test.The 23-year-old signed a four-year contract ... Read more...

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United sign Crewe’s highly rated teenager


June 13th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) English Premier club Manchester United announced Wednesday the signing of highly rated teenager Nick Powell from championship side Crewe Alexandra.United beat competition from the likes ... Read more...

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Japanese midfielder Kagawa to join Man United


June 5th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Borussia Dortmund's Japanese midfielder Shinji Kagawa is to join Manchester United pending the issue of a UK work permit, the English club said Tuesday.The ... Read more...

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Chelsea, United battle it out for Dembele


June 2nd, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 2 (IANS) English clubs Chelsea and Manchester United are locked in a battle for signing Belgian star midfielder Mousa Dembele. The two teams have opened talks over ... Read more...

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We don’t have two hands, but only two fingers on EPL title: Mancini


May 9th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Manchester City's manager Roberto Mancini isn't ready to take the English Premier League (EPL) title this season for granted as he believes there is still ... Read more...

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Man City’s 22 million pound contract for Mancini


May 9th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Manchester City, who are just one win away from registering their first English Premier League (EPL) title after 44 years, have offered their manager Roberto ... Read more...

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City go top after beating United


May 1st, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 1 (IANS) Manchester City went top of the English Premier League table with a crucial 1-0 victory over Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium.City are now tied ... Read more...

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Rooney won’t play Euro 2012, Olympics: FA


April 22nd, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) The English Football Association (FA) has assured Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson that his striker Wayne Rooney will not play in the Olympic Games and ... Read more...

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Cole, Fortune tip Manchester United to win EPL


April 11th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, April 11 (IANS) Former Manchester United star striker Andy Cole and midfielder Quinton Fortune have tipped their former side to bag a record 20th English League crown at ... Read more...

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Athletic look to progress in Europe


March 14th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 14 (IANS) Athletic Club Bilbao prepare for one of the most important nights of football when they entertain Manchester United in the last 16 of the Europa ... Read more...

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Manchester United outclass Ajax at Europa League


February 17th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, Feb 17 (IANS) Manchester United took a huge step towards the pre-quarterfinals of the Europa League football by beating Ajax 2-0 here Thursday.The English giants, just like Ajax, ... Read more...

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World Champion Cheruiyot says will not rest on laurels in 2012


February 9th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Feb 9 (IANS) Newly-crowned Laureus World Sportswoman Vivian Cheruiyot says she will not be resting on her laurels in 2012.Cheruiyot, the world 10,000m and 5,000m champion, now plans ... Read more...

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Modric is Man U’s prime summer target


January 22nd, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) English Premier League giants Manchester United are planning a 50 million pound bid for Croatian midfielder Luka Modric, who is currently playing for rival club ... Read more...

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Scholes returns to Manchester United


January 9th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 8 (IANS) Former England midfielder Paul Scholes has made a sensational return to Manchester United after retiring from professional football at the end of last year's English ... Read more...

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Guardiola named ‘best coach in the world’


January 7th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 7 (IANS) FC Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola has been named the best coach in the World in the annual inquest by the International Federation of Football History ... Read more...

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Rooney fined 200,000 pounds by Ferguson


January 2nd, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 2 (IANS) England international Wayne Rooney was reportedly fined 200,000 pounds and dropped for Manchester United's game against Blackburn Rovers after the striker turned up for a ... Read more...

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Manchester United defender Evans sidelined for two weeks


December 27th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has confirmed that defender Jonny Evans will be out of action for two weeks after suffering a calf injury during ... Read more...

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Former Man United striker Dong joins Chinese club


December 24th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 24 (IANS) Former Manchester United striker Dong Fangzhuo has joined Chinese first division football league side Hunan Xiangtao.Fangzhou joined the Chinese club from Mika in the Armenian ... Read more...

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Mark Chapman falls for Twitter prank


December 21st, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) BBC is being criticized for not properly vetting contents that viewers send on its shows after Radio 5 Live presenter Mark Chapman fell for the “I McHunt” ... Read more...

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Man U striker Hernandez sidelined with ankle injury


December 4th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez of Mexico will be sidelined for at least four weeks after tearing ankle ligaments during his side's 1-0 win over ... Read more...

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Weeklong Kullu Dussehra festivities end


October 12th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kullu (Himachal Pradesh), Oct 12 (IANS) The weeklong Kullu Dussehra festivities, unique to this town, ended Wednesday as 226 assembled deities started their journey back to their temples in ... Read more...

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Ferguson hails oldie goldie Giggs


September 15th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson hailed his veteran striker Ryan Giggs who scored a superb left-foot strike against Benfica in Champions League Wednesday - 17 ... Read more...

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Ferguson snaps back at Dalglish’s daughter


September 15th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Manchester United boss Alex Ferguson was involved in a clash with Kelly, his old foe Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish's daughter, on ITV.Ferguson was irritated with ... Read more...

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Ronaldo hopes to end his career at Madrid


September 7th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
MADRID, Sep 7 (IANS) Cristiano Ronaldo has expressed a desire to stay at Real Madrid for the rest of his career.The former Manchester United striker has only won one ... Read more...

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City will be a thorn in our flesh: Ferguson


July 19th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has admitted for the first time that "noisy neighbours" Manchester City can no longer be ignored at Old Trafford."There was ... Read more...

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Ferguson rejects reports of Sneijder’s move to Manchester United


July 14th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson Thursday rejected reports that Dutch star Wesley Sneijder was moving to Old Trafford from Italian club Inter Milan.The Italian media ... Read more...

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Barcelona the best team we’ve faced, says Ferguson


May 29th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 29 (IANS) Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson admitted that his team was outplayed by a superior Barcelona in the Champions League final at the Wembley here Saturday ... Read more...

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Fergie has his plate full, can’t take each game as it comes


May 4th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson cannot afford to take each game as it comes, for he has to consider not only tonight's Champions League semi-final second ... Read more...

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Ferguson warns Man U against complacency


May 4th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has warned his players against taking Schalke FC lightly in today's Champions League's semi-final decider and Chelsea in Sunday's Premier League encounter.United ... Read more...

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Barca well protected, claims Real Madrid’s Ronaldo


May 4th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Manchester United will face Barcelona in the Champions League final only if Alex Ferguson's side manages to defeat Schalke FC tonight.The Sun quoted Cristianao Ronaldo as saying: ... Read more...

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