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Manchester Start US Tour With 5-2 Victory Over LA Galaxy

Manchester United have made a strong start to their US tour after a 5-2 victory over LA Galaxy, with Marcus Rashford scoring 2 of the goals at the StubHub Centre. United boss Jose Mourinho played two different sides in either half and gave new signings Romelu Lukaku and Victor Lindelof their debuts, neither managed to open their account with the Red Devils. The Portuguese revealed after of his plans to pair Rashford and Lukaku in attack. With David Beckham looking on Rashford opened the scoring in the 2nd minute of…

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Looking back at Wayne Rooney’ time at Manchester United:

1.    Manchester United sign Wayne Rooney (31st August, 2004): Wayne Rooney was doing wonders with Everton at a young age, and amid interest from Manchester and Newcastle United, he put in a transfer request in order to leave his boyhood club. Newcastle’s £20 million bid but accepted United’s £25.6 million, making Rooney the most expensive teenager then. It is safe to say that the amount paid for him was more than worthy. 2.    Old Trafford debut hat-trick (28th September, 2004): Not many make debuts like Wayne Rooney did….

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Lacazette Opens Account In Arsenal Victory Of Over Sydney

The Gunners club-record signing Alexandre Lacazette, has scored his first goal for his new side helping them to a 2-0 victory over Sydney FC in Australia. The France striker who only began training with Arsenal on Tuesday, entered the pitch in the 68th minute of play in the preseason friendly. He showed some neat early touches, dropping deep to link up play and involving his new team-mates as often as possible. Then 15 minutes later and the 26-year-old forward opened his account as he ran into the box impeccably before…

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Henderson Returns To Play During Liverpool Preseason Friendly

The sight of a returning Jordan Henderson and Daniel Sturridge was a welcoming one, as both returning from injury joined Jurgen Klopp’s side in their preseason friendly against Tranmere Rovers. The England captain who had not kicked a ball since February 11th as he recovered from his foot injury, played in a neat, tidy and controlled manner for the first 45 minutes. Klopp opted to play two different sides for each half with keeper Loris Karius the only man to star in both halves against the non league side at…

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Michael Carrick Named Manchester United’s New Captain

Jose Mourinho has named Michael Carrick as the new Manchester United club captain, following skipper Wayne Rooney’s departure this week. The 35-year-old joined United from Tottenham in July 2006 and has five Premier League titles, three League Cups, one FA Cup and the Champions League during his 11 seasons at the club, his contribution being recognised in a testimonial last month. Speaking to MUTV Carrick gave his reaction: “It feels great. It’s such a huge honour to captain such a great club. It’s my twelfth year now and I came…

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Alexandre Lacazette Joins Gunners Down Under

As Arsenal prepared for their pre-season tour of Australia Tuesday morning, the Gunners most expensive signing Alexandre Lacazette joined the team for the first time. Arsene Wenger signed France international Lacazette last week from Lyon in a club record £52.6m deal and today he hit the pitch with the likes of Sead Kolasinac, Mesut Ozil and Laurent Koscielny, at the Kogarah Oval in Sydney, ahead of Thursday’s friendly against A-League side, Sydney FC at ANZ Stadium. The 26-year-old striker will play some part in the Sydney FC and Western Sydney…

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Rooney Returns To Everton

Wayne Rooney has left Manchester United to rejoin Everton on a free transfer, the club of his boyhood that he left thirteen years ago. The 31-year old United captain has signed a two-year deal worth £150,000 per week for which United have waivered the transfer fee, to become Everton’s sixth summer signing, following Michael Keane, Jordan Pickford, Sandro Ramirez, Davy Klaassen and Henry Onyekuru. His career at Old Trafford saw him score 253 goals in 559 appearances and claim five league titles, the FA Cup, three League Cups, plus winner’s…

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United Confident Of Signing Romelu Lukaku

Manchester United are confident of landing their main transfer target, Belgium international Romelu Lukaku after agreeing an initial fee of £75m with Everton, plus £15m in add-ons. The 24-year-old is currently on holiday in Los Angeles, USA, but was seen training alongside his close pal and potential Red Devils team-mate Paul Pogba as they holidayed together. The Premier League stars posted a video on social media of them hard at work undergoing strenuous fitness workout and have also been spotted playing five-a-side matches at the Urban Soccer 5, downtown LA….

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5 things to know about Andre Silva

  5) Ronaldo is a huge fan The young Portuguese sensation has attracted many football fans with his exceptional performances for Porto. One of those fans is the Portuguese star, Cristiano Ronaldo. Ronaldo, despite his age, remains his nation’s talisman. However, the Portuguese winger claims that the nation will still progress when he retires as in Andre Silva, they have a player for the future. Like Ronaldo, Silva has an eye for goal. He has scored seven times in just eight appearances for the national side. At this rate, he…

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Why Real Madrid are greater than Barcelona as of today

5) Managers at the helm In Zinedine Zidane, Real Madrid currently boasts one of the strongest figures in world football. Despite claims that he has been lucky, Zidane’s man-management of stars at Madrid has been commendable. Resting Ronaldo for crucial games while also developing Asensio was a true masterclass move from the Frenchman. On one hand, where Zidane continues to break records, Barca are going through a transition. Ernesto Valverde’s success at Athletic Bilbao did get him the Catalan job; however, the pressure at Camp Nou is enormous. How Valverde…

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