Shaw going through ´difficult period´ – Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes full-back Luke Shaw is going through a “difficult period” as he tries to break back into the first team. Shaw, 21, has made just seven Premier League appearances this season, having missed most of 2015-16 due to a broken leg. Questions have been raised over the England international’s future

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De Gea backs ´amazing´ Pogba

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea backed midfielder Paul Pogba to bounce back from his poor display against Liverpool. The France international was slammed for his performance in the 1-1 Premier League draw, having given away a penalty for the opening goal at Old Trafford on Sunday. De Gea, who initially struggled in England after

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Mourinho: Valencia the best right-back in football

Jose Mourinho says Manchester United defender Antonio Valencia is the best right-back in football. United triggered a one-year contract extension for the 31-year-old this week, tying him to the club until 2018. Initially signed as a winger in 2009, Valencia has established himself as a key cog in Mourinho’s defence, making 23 starts across all

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Lyon confirm Depay arrival

Lyon have announced that Memphis Depay will be presented as a new player on Friday following the completion of his transfer from Manchester United. The Netherlands international has agreed to join the Ligue 1 outfit after a transfer fee that could reportedly rise to as much as €25million was accepted by United. “Memphis Depay will

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