Man United In Talks With Barca Over Potential £34m Ivan Rakitic Transfer

By Naveen Kelvin | October 14, 2019
Barcelona’s Ivan Rakitic celebrates scoring their fifth goal.

Man United must be desperately waiting for the winter transfer window in order to get themselves out of the current slump. Even if the club is able to recover their standings in the Premier League after the host of injury woes cease affecting them, there is no denying that a massive talent gap still exists.…

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Manchester United Contact Moussa Dembele Over January Transfer

By Kunal | October 12, 2019

Manchester United have established contact with Lyon sensation Moussa Dembele. Injuries to Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford early in the season successfully exposed the lack of depth in the Red Devils’ offensive roster. The frailty of the frontline has forced Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to recruit attacking reinforcements as soon as the winter transfer window reopens…

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Daniel James Is Man United’s Most Influential Player So Far This Season

By Kunal | October 12, 2019

Rio Ferdinand has dubbed Daniel James as Manchester United’s most influential player so far this season. Out of the three signings that arrived at Old Trafford in the summer, the former Swansea City man boasted of the lowest profile. And yet, he appears to have made the biggest and most consistent impact at the Manchester…

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Wayne Rooney Wasn’t Happy With What Ed Woodward Texted Him In 2016

By Naveen Kelvin | October 11, 2019

When one keeps reading about the ins and outs at a club with the stature of Manchester United, it is only natural to wonder about the nature of the dealings. While a level of professional ethos is expected at a managerial level, it is not always necessary for a club to remain consistent in its…

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Man United Reach Agreement With Mario Manduzkic Over January Move

By Kunal | October 11, 2019
Juventus’ Mario Mandzukic celebrates scoring their first goal with Stephan Lichtsteiner.

Manchester United have reached a verbal agreement to sign Mario Mandzukic in January. Having offloaded Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez in the summer, the Red Devils are now extremely short on options upfront, especially with Anthony Martial also out injured. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men have heavily struggled to score goals this season. In the eight…

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United Planning Move For £130m-Rated Leicester Duo Maddison And Chilwell

By Kunal | October 11, 2019

United are planning a double swoop for Leicester City duo James Maddison and Ben Chilwell. Looking at their performances so far this season, it is quite evident that the Mancunian giants still have a long way to go to rebuild their squad and compete for silverware. In their hopes of getting there, the Red Devils…

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Reason Why Zidane ‘Believes’ Real Madrid Can Sign Paul Pogba

By Naveen Kelvin | October 11, 2019
Manchester United's Paul Pogba after the match.

Amongst the ongoing woes at Manchester United, the one that is plaguing them the most is the drop in quality of their brand value. At this rate, the allure of joining the Old Trafford outfit keeps diminishing and it will be hard to convince new players to make the switch. In particular, now it may…

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Solskjaer’s Job As United Manager Is Safe – Club Planning Four New Signings

By Naveen Kelvin | October 11, 2019

Multiple claims have suggested that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s job as manager of Manchester United is under threat. The performances the side has been putting up do provide substance to these murmurs as the Red Devils have had the worst start to a Premier League campaign in over thirty years and currently sit just two points…

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Jose Mourinho Has Already Chosen His Next Club, Says Lyon President

By Kunal | October 11, 2019
Man Utd manager Jose Mourinho after the match.

Jose Mourinho has turned down Lyon in favour of an unnamed club. Having parted ways with Manchester United mid-December last year, the Portuguese tactician has been awaiting his return to football for nearly ten months now. While he has been on the receiving end of several job offers from top European clubs — including the…

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Former PSG Manager Laurent Blanc Eyeing Manchester United Job

By Naveen Kelvin | October 10, 2019

That Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s post at Manchester United is under some scrutiny is in no doubt. The Norwegian gaffer has had a pathetic start to life as the full-time gaffer of his former club, with the Red Devils now sitting just two points above the relegation zone. There have already been murmurs about the possibility…

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Juventus Willing To Offer Two Players In Exchange For Paul Pogba

By Naveen Kelvin | October 10, 2019

Manchester United’s present condition makes it a hard sell for any top player to move to Old Trafford. Similarly, convincing the bigger names to stay at the outfit will also prove to be a tall order if the present run of form persists. While David De Gea has already signed his near future to United,…

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Manchester United To Sack Solskjaer If He Loses To Norwich City

By Naveen Kelvin | October 10, 2019
MUFC manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer before the match.

Manchester United’s disappointing run of managers post-Sir Alex Ferguson is looking increasingly likely to see the end of yet another name. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was initially touted to be the perfect replacement of the man under whom he flourished as a player. Initially, the attacking ethos he instilled into the club did indicate that perhaps…

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The Measures Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Is Taking To Save His Man Utd Job

By Naveen Kelvin | October 9, 2019
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer before the match.

The warning bells are tolling at Old Trafford and if Ole Gunnar Soklskjaer isn’t careful, it could very well be the knell of his tenure as Manchester United’s manager. The former player appeared to have a dream run of games initially but it all came crashing down. In fact, quite a few opined that he…

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Solskjaer Wanted To Replace Nine Players At United, Woodward Only Signed Three So Far

By Naveen Kelvin | October 9, 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is now under heavy fire for what has become of Manchester United’s season. The one-time Premier League giants are now in the midst of their worst start to life in over 30 years. Their statistics have been an all-round nightmare and the manner in which they have been functioning in the past…

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‘You’re Going To Get Me The Sack’ – Solskjaer’s Message To His Players After Newcastle Loss

By Naveen Kelvin | October 8, 2019

Defeat is not something Manchester United have been used to and while the club have had some of their worse days since Sir Alex Ferguson retired in 2013, this season has seen unprecedented lows. Sunday’s 1-0 loss to Newcastle United appears to have set a lot of criticism in motion with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer coming…

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What Robin Van Persie Said About Solskjaer After Newcastle Defeat

By Naveen Kelvin | October 8, 2019

Manchester United’s recent loss to Newcastle United has brought with it a storm of criticism. The club has appeared to be worse off than in any of the regimes following the retirement of Sir Alex Ferguson and statistically this has been their worst start to a Premier League campaign in 30 years. At the heart…

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What Marcus Rashford Tweeted After Newcastle United Defeat

By Naveen Kelvin | October 7, 2019

The upcoming international break will be a frustratingly long one for Manchester United who will head into it with next to no positives to look forward to. Their string of poor performances saw the weaving of another loss, this time against Newcastle United who started the fixture in the relegation zone. The Red Devils themselves…

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Solskjaer’s Reaction To ‘Anti-Glazer Chants’ From Fans After Newcastle Loss

By Naveen Kelvin | October 7, 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s time at Manchester United went from bad to worse on Sunday as the Red Devils suffered a 1-0 defeat away to Newcastle United. The Magpies had the brilliant debut efforts of Matthew Longstaff to credit for their sole goal. The fixture was even more remarkable when one considers that the home-side had…

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What Man United Fans Are Saying About Andreas Pereira’s Performance vs Newcastle

By Naveen Kelvin | October 7, 2019
Manchester United's Andreas Pereira.

Manchester United were a poorly executed and uninspiring lot of players when they took on Newcastle United on Sunday. The home side won 1-0 in what is being hailed as a crucial step towards achieving a balance this season while the Red Devils are being subjected to a drought of victory as they now sit…

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How Twitter Reacted To Marcus Rashford Performance Against Newcastle

By Naveen Kelvin | October 7, 2019
Manchester United's Marcus Rashford.

It was a frustrating outing for Manchester United yet again as they lost 1-0 to Newcastle United on Sunday. Matthew Longstaff’s goal was the special moment of the game where the Magpies were the more attacking side while the mediocrity of the Red Devils ensured that only possession was boasted by the traveling side. This…

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David De Gea: ‘It Is The Most Difficult Time Since I Have Been Here’

By Naveen Kelvin | October 7, 2019
Manchester United's David de Gea reacts.

Manchester United succeeded in disappointing yet again as they lost away to Newcastle United in a 1-0 scoreline with 19-year-old debutant Matthew Longstaff’s goal making all the difference in the end. The midfielder’s goal came at the end of a spirited counter-attack from the home side. The shot from outside the box had several Red…

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Newcastle United 1-0 Manchester United: 5 Things We Learned

By Naveen Kelvin | October 6, 2019

A night of even more disappointment graced Manchester United fans as the Red Devils lost 1-0 away to Newcastle United. 19-year-old Matthew Longstaff, who made his debut during the fixture, netted the memorable goal that made all the difference. The Old Trafford outfit are now in a dangerous spot, poised in the 12th position of…

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Ryan Giggs Tells Solskjaer To Sign Five New Players To Succeed At Man Utd

By Naveen Kelvin | October 6, 2019

Manchester United’s present form is certainly a point of great worry. What was slated to be a turn-around season for the Red Devils has ended up becoming their worst start to the Premier League campaign in decades altogether. Most pundits have written off their title hopes entirely and now there are doubts as to whether…

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Manchester United Identify Two Top Striker Targets For January

By Kunal | October 6, 2019
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer poses with a scarf on the pitch.

Mario Mandzukic and Callum Wilson are Manchester United’s top attacking targets for January. It is quite evident that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s unit is toothless up front. The team currently lacks the ability to bang in goals — apart from the opening day 4-0 win over Chelsea, United have failed to score more than one goal…

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Three English Giants To Battle For Martin Odegaard

By Kunal | October 5, 2019

Three English juggernauts have expressed their interest in Real Madrid wizkid Martin Odegaard. Odegaard was the centre of all attention when he secured a sensational transfer to Real Madrid at a tender age of 16. However, he failed to crack his way into a star-studded first-team immediately, and has made just two senior appearances for…

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“We’re Not In The ’90s Now,” Says Solskjaer About United’s Lost Fear Factor

By Kunal | October 5, 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has explained why his current Manchester United side is not as fearsome as the team of the ’90s. The Red Devils endured another frustrating game on Thursday night, as they failed to beat Dutch outfit AZ Alkmaar in the Europa League, with the final score reading 0-0. This latest result was in…

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Man United Fans Blast Solskjaer For His Comments After Alkmaar Draw

By Kunal | October 5, 2019

Manchester United fans have blasted Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for his comments after the clash against AZ Alkmaar. The Red Devils faced off against the Dutch outfit in what was their first Europa League group stage encounter of the season, with the match ending in a goalless stalemate. The game was a dull affair from the…

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Juan Mata Predicts Man United’s Future If Solskjaer Stays As Manager

By Kunal | October 4, 2019
Manchester United's Juan Mata applauds fans after the match.

Juan Mata is confident Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is the man to end Manchester United’s trophy drought. The Red Devils have failed to win a title since Jose Mourinho’s first season in-charge of the Mancunians, when the Portuguese led the team to EFL Cup and Europa League glory. Jose has since been replaced by Ole Gunnar…

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Man United Looking To Sign A New Full-Back, Midfielder, Forward And Striker

By Naveen Kelvin | October 3, 2019

Man United’s poor start to the season doesn’t appear to deter their intent at excelling. If anything, it seems certain that the club is eager to amend their flaws and not repeat the errors they made in the past transfer windows. In that regard, 2020 is all set to be the best transfer year for…

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Potential Lineups: AZ Alkmaar vs Manchester United

By Naveen Kelvin | October 2, 2019
Manchester United's Angel Gomes.

European football will seek to provide some respite for Manchester United who will travel to the Netherlands and face off against AZ Alkmaar. The Red Devils last tasted straight-forward victory in the Europa League itself and will be eager to continue that trend after their recent Premier League debacles. Here’s how the two teams are…

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What Manchester United Must Do To Secure Jadon Sancho Signing

By Naveen Kelvin | October 2, 2019

Manchester United’s transfer prospects are not in good shape at the time being. A lot of the club’s past allure has been lost and the manner in which they have been struggling in the Premier League so far this season doesn’t paint a very inspiring picture. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first full season with the side…

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Robin van Persie Urges Solskjaer To Change Position Of Paul Pogba

By Naveen Kelvin | October 1, 2019

Manchester United supporters continued to be disappointed by the antics of their side as the Red Devils failed to attain victory yet again, this time against Arsenal at Old Trafford. The Monday fixture saw the Gunners sneak a 1-1 draw as both sides continued to display the trend of mediocrity that has been increasingly associated…

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Solskjaer Explains Why Aaron Wan Bissaka Missed The Arsenal Game

By Naveen Kelvin | October 1, 2019

Manchester United’s clash against Arsenal at Old Trafford on Monday was nothing like the high-octane fixture long-time fans would have been used to. A game that was largely played in the second-half, the Theatre of Dreams had little to see with regard to spirited team play and individual brilliance. Scott McTominay’s late first-half goal was…

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9 Points In 7 Games – This Is Man United’s Worst Start In Premier League History

By Naveen Kelvin | October 1, 2019
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gestures.

Manchester United hit a new low when they drew 1-1 to Arsenal at Old Trafford on Monday. The mediocre display commenced with little to show from both sides with even the first shots on goal coming only towards the end of the half. Nevertheless, Scott McTominay was able to score a brilliant goal to give…

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Manchester United 1-1 Arsenal: 5 Things We Learned

By Naveen Kelvin | October 1, 2019

On a rainy evening at Old Trafford, two starkly different halves were witnessed by the crowd in attendance. A half of mediocrity which held the glimmer of hope towards the end fizzled into the second-period quite well. The game ended in a 1-1 draw with Scott McTominay’s superb late first-half slot being canceled out by…

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Twitter Reacts As Scott McTominay Scores Stunning Top Corner Goal vs Arsenal

By Naveen Kelvin | October 1, 2019

Manchester United faced off against Arsenal at Old Trafford in a fixture that had clearly lost its past allure. On a rainy Monday night, the two teams often looked like they were on a training pitch with poor tackles, sloppy passes, and no shots on goal or even attempts for that matter for nearly the…

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Paul Pogba Demands €600,000-Per-Week Contract To Stay At Man Utd

By Naveen Kelvin | September 30, 2019

Paul Pogba’s summer tryst was a big transfer saga that could have clearly gone either way. Both the player’s own interest for a fresh challenge and Zinedine Zidane’s desire for him at the Bernabeu ought to have powered the move through. However, Manchester United held their own quite firmly and continued to maintain that Pogba…

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Twitter Reacts To Chris Smalling’s Man Of The Match Performance In Roma’s 1-0 Win

By BF Staff | September 30, 2019

Chris Smalling turned in brilliant Man of the Match performance for AS Roma The summer of 2019 saw a sharp change in Manchester United’s backine with the defensive reinforcements of Harry Maguire and Aaron Wan-Bissaka while Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and company also chose to offload Antonio Valencia, Matteo Darmian and Chris Smalling. The English centre-back,…

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Mata On Wan-Bissaka: ‘I Have Never Seen A Player Like Him’

By Kunal | September 29, 2019

Juan Mata has hailed Manchester United’s three new signings from the 2019 summer window. While the club hierarchy did fail to conduct transfer business to the satisfaction of the fan-base, supporters have been left impressed with the players that did arrive. The likes of Daniel James, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Harry Maguire have all improved the…

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Mario Mandzukic “Waiting” For Man United To Sign Him In January

By Kunal | September 29, 2019
Juventus' Mario Mandzukic before the match.

Mario Mandzukic is waiting for Manchester United to come and get him in January. On Friday, Italian outlet Tuttosport published a report on the potential players that could arrive and depart from the Old Trafford club in the 2020 winter transfer window. The first half of the report focused on Paul Pogba, who is supposedly…

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Tottenham Players ‘Believe’ Pochettino Is Looking For Exit To Join Man Utd

By Naveen Kelvin | September 29, 2019
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino during the press conference.

Rapport between players and their manager has never been more important. Increasingly these past few seasons, the changing power dynamics have seen individual players often influence tremendous say in the future of a gaffer at their outfit. While player relations aren’t the obvious factor that will determine the appraisal of a manager’s role at a…

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Reason Why David De Gea’s Coach Has Left Manchester United

By Naveen Kelvin | September 29, 2019
Manchester United's David de Gea.

David De Gea hasn’t been the same goalkeeper that Manchester United have exalted for the past few seasons. As of recent, the shotstopper’s follies have succeeded in aiding the issues persistent at the club, whereas in the past his individual saves often masked the tactical fractures within the lineup. The goalkeeper did sign a fresh…

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Potential Lineups: Manchester United vs Arsenal

By Naveen Kelvin | September 29, 2019
Arsenal's Mesut Ozil in action with Manchester United's Anthony Martial.

Manchester United and Arsenal will clash it out in a fixture that will be a statement opportunity for both sides. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and company have been facing the brunt of criticism for a long time now and a game like this is the precise chance for the Norwegian gaffer to turn the fortunes of…

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Victor Lindelof Reacts To Jose Mourinho’s Criticism

By Kunal | September 28, 2019
Tottenham's Kieran Trippier in action with Manchester United's Victor Lindelof.

Victor Lindelof has responded to the critical comments made by Jose Mourinho ahead of last weekend’s game. Jose Mourinho, the man responsible for bringing Lindelof to Manchester United during his time at the helm of Old Trafford, was critical of the centre-back during his appearance as the guest pundit on Sky Sports. Speaking during the…

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Arsene Wenger Admits It Would Be A Dream To Manage Man United

By Naveen Kelvin | September 27, 2019

Gone are the days when the tenures of managers at a club defined an entire era of football, both the good and the bad. The modern pace of the game has ensured that most gaffers find it hard to stay at one outfit for a long time if they aren’t able to achieve the top…

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Solskjaer Reveals Why He Chose Tuanzebe As Captain Over Pogba And Romero

By Kunal | September 27, 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed why he named Axel Tuanzebe the captain against Rochdale. Manchester United had to dig out a difficult win against League One side Rochdale in the League Cup, as they won 5-3 on penalties after the game remained tied at 1-1 in normal regulation time. While it was a difficult day…

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Manchester United 1-1 Rochdale: 5 Things We Learned

By Naveen Kelvin | September 26, 2019

Manchester United were able to inch out a win in their Carabao Cup encounter against Rochdale. A brilliant second-half goal from Mason Greenwood set the Red Devils rolling at Old Trafford but the away side responded via a superb strike from Luke Matheson to send the game into penalties. While United did win the shootout…

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Man Utd Players Frustrated With ‘Uninspiring And Old-fashioned Coaching’

By Naveen Kelvin | September 25, 2019
Manchester United assistant coaches Kieran McKenna and Michael Carrick during the warm up before the match.

Manchester United’s present predicament isn’t a new one. Under the previous regimes of David Moyes, Louis Van Gaal, and Jose Mourinho, points of crisis have always appeared and the fans have been quick to criticize the managers for the shortcomings of the squad. Further, it is often said that in addition to the gaffer, the…

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Solskjaer To Target Mandzukic And Dembele In January Transfer Window

By Kunal | September 25, 2019
Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has identified two attacking targets for January. After multiple rounds of negotiations, the Norwegian finally managed to ship off Romelu Lukaku to Inter Milan, that too for a decent transfer fee. However, no replacement was recruited in the Belgian’s stead, and the Mancunians are now facing its consequences. During Sunday’s 2-0 defeat…

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Patrice Evra ‘Shocked’ By Low Standards At Carrington

By Naveen Kelvin | September 24, 2019

Man Utd’s problems apparently know no bounds at the moment. The Red Devils are placed in a precarious position after losing to West Ham United and much criticism has been levied at the approach of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to the team. This is an all-too familiar turn of events at Old Trafford and the problems…

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