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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Stop the strops City if you want against Man U: Ferdinand


April 14th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.14 (ANI): Rio Ferdinand has said there are no sulks, cliques, or disrespect shown to Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson, which is why they have the spirit to win.The ... Read more...

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Fergie ready to offer Dutch keeper role in Man U management


December 10th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.10 (ANI): Coach-cum-manager Alex Ferguson has said that he plans to offer the club's Dutch keeper Edwin van der Sar a role at Old Trafford should he decide to hang ... Read more...

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Man U’s Berbatov credits Rooney with firing him up to hammer Blackburn


November 29th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.29 (ANI): Dimitar Berbatov has credited Wayne Rooney for firing him up to score five goals out of the seven that led to Manchester United's 7-1 hammering of Blackburn.Asked ... Read more...

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Man U offers defender O’Shea 16.5 million pound contract


October 27th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 27 (ANI): Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has offered star defender John O'Shea a new 16.5-million-pound contract, and said the initiative is being taken to ensure stars commit to ... Read more...

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Man U to offer Roo type mega bucks deal to left-back Evra


October 26th, 2010 - 10:34 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 26 (ANI): Manchester United has said that it could offer left-back striker Patrice Evra a Wayne Rooney type megabucks contract.According to The Sun, the Manchester United management is considering ... Read more...

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Rooney does u-turn, signs five-year deal with Man U


October 22nd, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 22 (IANS) English striker Wayne Rooney made a remarkable u-turn Friday by signing a five-year contract that will keep him with Manchester United till 2015.Just two days ago he ... Read more...

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Man U defender Brown’s future hanging by a thread following Ferguson bust-up


October 9th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9(ANI): Manchester United defender Wes Brown's future at Old Trafford is reportedly hanging by a thread over his pre-season bust-up with manager Alex Ferguson.Brown reportedly had an argument with ... Read more...

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Man U veteran Giggs asks Rooney to toughen up


October 1st, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.1 (ANI): Manchester United veteran Ryan Giggs has told ace striker Wayne Rooney to toughen up quickly.The Sun quoted Giggs, as saying: "When I was younger - 17, 18 or ... Read more...

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‘Ferdinand will find it hard to replace Gerrard as England captain’


September 30th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 30(ANI): England manager Fabio Capello is reportedly considering to ditch defender Rio Ferdinand and let midfielder Steven Gerrard carry on as the captain."Steven Gerrard has done really well since ... Read more...

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Fergie says Rio Ferdinand will not be Man U captain


September 18th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.18 (ANI): Manchester United coach-cum-manager Alex Ferguson has said that center-back Rio Ferdinand will not be the club's captain for the 2010-11 season."Nemanja Vidic has been given the captain's armband ... Read more...

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Lawyer refuses to help so daughter learns from mistake


September 10th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) A lawyer in Britain, known for defending high-profile celebrities accused of traffic offences, has refused to help his own daughter to fight a speeding ticket as he ... Read more...

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Man U yet to decide on ‘flagship player’ Rooney’s future


September 7th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.7 (ANI): With Wayne Rooney being involved in a sex scandal, insiders at Manchester United have revealed that club authorities are yet to decide on offering him a new contract, ... Read more...

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Man U to pay Fergie’s 60K pound fine for not speaking to the Beeb


August 24th, 2010 - 11:18 am ICT by ANI
London, Aug.24 (ANI): Manchester United will pay 60,000-pounds in fines for manager Alex Ferguson as he carries on his ban of speaking to the BBC.New Premier League rules say all bosses ... Read more...

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Fergie says Man U will bring back Premier League title in 2011


May 10th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 10 (ANI): Manager Alex Ferguson has said that Manchester United will strive to bring back the Premier League title in 2011, after narrowly losing it to Chelsea this year."We ... Read more...

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Man U may dump out of form Berbatov


April 13th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 13 (ANI): Manchester United is ready to dump out of form Bulgarian star Dimitar Berbatov at the end of the season, as he has failed to make an impact ... Read more...

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Fergie hopes Italian whiz kid Macheda reproduces his heroics


April 3rd, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 3 (ANI): Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson is backing 17-year-old Old Trafford whizkid 'Kiko' Macheda to reproduce his heroics to help the Reds in their time of need.It was ... Read more...

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Winning trophies is about being a winner, not a loser: Man U boss Fergie


February 28th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.28 (ANI): Manchester United coach-cum-manager Alex Ferguson has said that winning trophies is not just about collecting trophies, but indicative of separating the winners from the losers over a sustained ... Read more...

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Man U defender Ferdinand banned for four games


January 29th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has been suspended for an extra game by the Football Association for what they considered a "frivolous" appealThe centre-half will miss league ... Read more...

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Banned defender Bromby to join fans for United clash


December 31st, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 31 (DPA) Leeds United defender Leigh Bromby will watch Sunday's FA Cup third round tie against Manchester United from the stands at Old Trafford. The game is arguably the pick ... Read more...

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Capello blames Fergie for not giving enough exposure to Owen


December 16th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 16 (ANI): England coach Fabio Capello has blamed Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson for not letting striker Michael Owen show his prowess.The Italian wants Ferguson to give Owen more ... Read more...

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Hargreaves fights psychological battle


December 15th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 14 (ANI): After physically recovering from two knee operations that kept him away from football for 14 months, England midfielder Owen Hargreaves is trying to overcome his psychological hurdles ... Read more...

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I would love to play for Manchester United: Campbell


December 10th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10(ANI): Former England defender Sol Campbell has said that he would love a move to Manchester United as the cash-strapped club look to bolster their defensive cover.According to ... Read more...

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