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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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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 not Arsenal biggest threat to Man U’s Premier League title hopes: Ferguson


April 23rd, 2011 - 8:18 am ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 23 (ANI): Chelsea not Arsenal will be the biggest threat to Manchester United's bid to land a record 19th Premier League crown, feels coach Alex Ferguson."I said a few ... Read more...

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Man U could pay for damaging Wembley wall


April 19th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 19 (ANI): Someone in Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson's camp took out their frustrations on the wall in the manager's area during their Wembley visit.According to The Sun, ... Read more...

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Fergie praises Giggs for shattering Chelsea’s Champions League dreams


April 13th, 2011 - 9:46 am ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 13 (ANI): Coach Alex Ferguson has paid tribute to veteran mid-fielder Ryan Giggs for helping Manchester United shatter Chelsea's Champions League dream on Tuesday night.Giggs, 37, helped Manchester United ... Read more...

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Ancelotti could drop Torres for Champions League game against Man U


April 12th, 2011 - 8:41 am ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 12 (ANI): Chelsea coach Carlo Ancelotti may decide to drop 50 million pound striker Fernando Torres for Tuesday night's Champions League quarter-final second-leg against Manchester United. According to The ... Read more...

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Fergie facing Man U keeper crisis


April 9th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 9 (ANI): Coach Alex Ferguson is facing a Manchester United keeper crisis.Edwin van der Sar is retiring and now No2 Tomasz Kuszczak wants a move.The Polish international is fed ... Read more...

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Murray hopes to bounce back following brief chat with Haye


April 7th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 7(ANI): British tennis ace Andy Murray hopes to bounce back off the ropes following a brief chat with WBA world heavyweight champion David Haye in Miami.Murray met Haye in ... Read more...

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Fergie happy with win over Chelsea, does not feel guilty


April 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 7 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson has insisted he felt no guilt over escaping from Stamford Bridge with a win after Chelsea were denied a certain penalty.The ... Read more...

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Fergie, Man U board to fight Roo’s two-match FA ban


April 5th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.5 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson has said that he will take on the Football Association (FA) over Wayne Rooney's two-game ban for his foul-mouthed rant to a TV ... Read more...

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Fergie looking to land three top summer transfers


March 30th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 30 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson believes he can land as many as three of his top transfer targets in the summer.Big changes are expected at Manchester ... Read more...

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Fergie targets century of Champions League wins


March 15th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 15 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson is hoping to target his 100th Champions League win tonight.According to The Sun, the victory would also be Manchester United's 150th ... Read more...

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Fergie close to signing Everton whizkid Rodwell


March 12th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 12 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson is reported to have reached an agreement in principle to sign Everton whizkid Jack Rodwell for 25-million-pounds.Manchester United had made a move ... Read more...

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Ferguson set for trial by TV over referee rant


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson faces 'trial by TV' after the FA demanded to see film footage of his Stamford Bridge rant against referee Martin Atkinson.A furious ... Read more...

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Fergie facing FA rap following diatribe against referee


March 2nd, 2011 - 9:10 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 2 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson faces a rap from the Football Association after launching an astonishing attack on referee Martin Atkinson during his team's two one loss ... Read more...

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Champions League: Fergie knows his Man U stars are unbeatable


February 24th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.24 (ANI): Manchester United stars have shown why coach Alex Ferguson has such great faith in them.Fergie had declared before the first leg of this Champions League last 16 ... Read more...

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Roo told that dropping in form Hernandez would be hard


January 5th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.5 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson has warned Wayne Rooney that he will find it hard to drop in-form Javier Hernandez.The Sun quoted Fergie, as saying: "Of course it ... Read more...

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Brit boxing ace Khan says he never tested positive for drugs


December 26th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 26 (ANI): Hitting out at drug rumours, Ace British boxer Amir Khan has said that he and Manny Pacquiao are completely clean.Khan's conditioning coach Alex Ariza claims Marcos Maidana's trainer ... Read more...

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‘I don’t think anyone else will manage for 24 years, I’m a phenomenon’: Fergie


November 18th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.18 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson opened up yesterday about his amazing career, and predicted that no one would be in a position to repeat what he has achieved ... Read more...

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Rooney is a troubled soul: Fergie


November 1st, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.1 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson believes his star striker Wayne Rooney has been a troubled soul.Rooney has gone from Player of the Year to a flop for England ... Read more...

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Rooney got death threats from fans


October 22nd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 22 (IANS) Minutes before Wayne Rooney extended his contract at Manchester United by another five years, fans from Old Trafford gathered at the footballer's home threatening dire consequences if ... Read more...

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Fergie declares ‘Little Pea’ Hernandez a Man U star


September 30th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.30 (ANI): Coach Alex Ferguson has hailed Javier Hernandez, his 'Little Pea', as a natural for popping in goals after a dramatic victory in Valencia.Javier Hernandez, on as a ... Read more...

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Not going to get my knickers in a twist: Ferguson


August 15th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) In his search for a 19th Premier League trophy, Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson has rubbished speculation that his side may again struggle to finish among the ... Read more...

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Many top Canadian athletes to skip CWG


August 5th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Aug 5 (IANS) Many top Canadian athletes have opted out of the Commonwealth Games as Canada announced a 40-member team for the Delhi mega event from Oct 6 to ... Read more...

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Defour may move to Man U


July 27th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): Belgian ace Steven Defour, 22, who has often been linked with Manchester United, is reported to be considering a summer move to Old Trafford.Coach Alex Ferguson is ... Read more...

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Roo, other Man U stars to begin cutting edge fitness drill soon


July 25th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): Striker Wayne Rooney and the rest of Manchester United's World Cup stars are set to undergo a cutting-edge fitness program to ensure their availability for the start ... Read more...

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England has a World Cup nightmare as Rooney injured in Champions League clash


March 31st, 2010 - 10:43 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar.31 (ANI): England was facing their biggest World Cup nightmare on Tuesday after Wayne Rooney suffered a major injury scare.The nation's most important striker limped off in agony as Manchester ... Read more...

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Fergie brands FA chiefs as dysfunctional and biased


March 20th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.20 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson has branded FA's disciplinary chiefs as 'dysfunctional' and implied they were biased in the wake of Steven Gerrard's let-off for elbowing Portsmouth's Michael ... Read more...

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Fergie says Roo is as big as Becks


February 16th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
San Siro (Milan, Italy), Feb.16 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson has claimed that Wayne Rooney is as big as David Beckham.Speaking ahead of tonight's Champions League clash between Manchester United ... Read more...

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AC Milan clinch win after deal with sponsoring airline


February 13th, 2010 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 13 (DPA) Klaas-Jan Huntelaar proved to be a valid replacement for the injured Marco Borriello as he scored a brace for AC Milan Friday in a 3-2 defeat of ... Read more...

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Nani fears he’s on Fergie’s wrong side after his foul ban


February 12th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.12 (ANI): Portuguese and Manchester United football star Nani feels that he has done himself no favours by his two-footed tackle of Aston Villa's Stiliyan Petrov, and believes he has ... Read more...

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Fergie dances up and down like a little boy after every win: Evra


February 4th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.4 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson still dances up and down like a child when the club notches up another victory, says French left-back Patrice Evra.According to Evra, the ... Read more...

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Fergie believes can top Premier League in some years


January 2nd, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 2 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson thinks Leeds could be back in the Premier League in a couple of years, and he will welcome them with open arms.Fergie ... Read more...

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Rooney inspires Man U to 5-0 victory over Wigan


December 31st, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 31 (ANI): Manchester United moved within two points and two goals of Chelsea after Wayne Rooney inspired a five-goal score line against Wigan on Wednesday.Coach Alex Ferguson described the ... Read more...

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2009-10 Premier League one of the maddest, says Fergie


December 28th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 28 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson has described the 2009-10 Premier League as one of the maddest and craziest that he has ever experienced.Fergie was speaking after watching ... Read more...

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