Feb 06 2016

Clayton Blackmore interview part two: “Rooney remains United main man”

Tag: RedRants Feature @ 9:01 am
Manchester-United-v-Stoke-CityWayne Rooney remains Manchester United’s main man who would not have looked out of place in some of United’s best sides of yesteryear, according to former Wales and United defender Clayton Blackmore.
Speaking to Stretty News’ Dale O’Donnell at a Play With a Legend Event last week, Blackmore lifted the lid on what it was like to play under Fergie and on what to make of the transfer rumours surrounding fellow Welshman Gareth Bale.
The publication of this interview’s extract has been authorised by Stretty News, to read the interview in its entirety click here.

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Feb 06 2016

Clayton Blackmore interview part one: “Gomes could play for United tomorrow”

Tag: RedRants Feature @ 8:55 am
Liverpool v Manchester United: U18 Premier LeagueManchester United’s academy is still producing talents who could break into the first team, according to former United defender Clayton Blackmore.
United’s youth system has come under scrutiny this season for a perceived lack of talent but Blackmore, who spoke to Stretty News’ Dale O’Donnell at a Play With a Legend Event last week, added United fans should be get very excited about Angel Gomes, who could soon break into the first team.

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Feb 03 2016

Five things we’ve learnt from United vs Stoke

Tag: Match Reports,Opinion Piece @ 7:33 am

Manchester-United-v-Stoke-City (2)Attacking football made a rare appearance at Old Trafford on Tuesday night, as Manchester United swept aside Stoke City, scoring three goals at home for the second consecutive game but only for the first time at home since they beat Sunderland by the same scoreline in September.

United carried on where they had left off at Derby, starting the game on the front foot and never allowed Stoke to settle, inspired by some wonderful individual performances from Anthony Martial and Wayne Rooney, who both got on the scoresheet, and Juan Mata.

Here’s five things we’ve learnt from last night.

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Feb 02 2016

[VIDEO] Rooney’s goal vs Stoke

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Feb 02 2016

[VIDEO] Martial’s goal vs Stoke

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Feb 02 2016

[VIDEO] Lingard’s goal vs Stoke

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Feb 02 2016

[Confirmed] United vs Stoke starting XI

Tag: Live Blog @ 7:05 pm

Manchester United: De Gea, Darmian, Smalling, Blind, Borthwick-Jackson, Fellaini, Carrick, Lingard, Mata, Martial, Rooney.

Subs: Romero, McNair, Varela, Schneiderlin, Herrera, Pereira, Memphis.

Stoke City: Butland; Johnson, Wollscheid, Muniesa, Pieters; Whelan, Afellay; Walters, Bojan, Arnautovic; Crouch

Feb 02 2016

Midfielder explains United exit

Tag: Transfers & Loans @ 5:43 pm

npNick Powell has explained his decision to leave Manchester United to join Hull City on loan until the end of the season was motivated by personal reasons.

The midfielder was a deadline day exit as he joined the Championship side, his third loan spell in as many seasons, and he’s unlikely to return to Old Trafford, given his deal expires in the summer.

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