Latest News Headlines UK

Skysports Manchester

Sir Alex Ferguson returns to Old Trafford following recovery from brain surgery

Sir Alex Ferguson has returned to Old Trafford for the first time since undergoing brain surgery in May.

Ferguson suffered a brain haemorrhage after falling ill at home, but he has made a good recovery and posted a video in July to thank the medical staff who looked after ...

today 13:38 open_in_new
Mateo Kovacic admits he still watches Paul Scholes to improve

Chelsea's Mateo Kovacic says he still watches videos of former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes to help him improve.

The Croatia midfielder joined Chelsea on loan during the summer as part of the deal which saw Thibaut Courtois sign for Real Madrid.

The 24-year-old, who is ...

today 09:26 open_in_new
Jose Mourinho says Alexis Sanchez will play for Manchester United against Wolves

Alexis Sanchez will play for Manchester United against Wolves after Anthony Martial played 90 minutes in the Champions League, says Jose Mourinho.

Martial scored in United's 3-0 win over Swiss side Young Boys on Wednesday after he came into the side for Sanchez, who was an unused ...

today 22:56 open_in_new
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho expects 'difficult season'

Jose Mourinho expects this to be a "very difficult season" despite Manchester United becoming a better, more attractive side.

The Red Devils crammed a lot into the start of the 2018-19 campaign, with an opening-day victory against Leicester overshadowed by back-to-back defeats to Brighton ...

today 22:56 open_in_new
Man Utd v Wolves preview: Jose Mourinho takes on his former player Nuno Espirito Santo

Jose Mourinho will go up against one of his former players at Porto, Nuno Espirito Santo, when Manchester United host Wolves at Old Trafford in the Premier League on Saturday.

Wolves manager Nuno was part of Mourinho's squad when Porto won the Champions League in 2004, while the United ...

yesterday 15:35 open_in_new
Jose Mourinho puts Manchester United improvement down to collective effort

Jose Mourinho says Manchester United are improving defensively as a team and refused to put an upturn in results down to individuals.

United started the season by losing two of their opening three Premier League games for the first time since 1992, but have since recorded three straight ...

yesterday 12:26 open_in_new
Women's football round-up: Manchester United and Manchester City win

Steph Houghton led Manchester City to a 4-0 Women's Super League win over Everton on Thursday night.

The England skipper captained City just two days after husband Stephen Darby, the Bolton defender, announced his retirement after being diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease.

Houghton ...

yesterday 22:47 open_in_new
Paul Merson's Premier League predictions

Paul Merson is back with his latest round of Premier League predictions...

Fulham and Watford kick the Premier League weekend off at Craven Cottage on Saturday lunchtime.

Focus remains on London in Renault Super Sunday when Chelsea travel to West Ham before Arsenal host ...

2018-09-20 15:20 open_in_new
Paul Pogba thanks Jose Mourinho and Manchester United team-mates for keeping him on penalties

Paul Pogba has thanked Jose Mourinho and his Manchester United team-mates for keeping faith and allowing him to remain the club's first-choice penalty taker.

The Frenchman scored twice in United's 3-0 victory over Young Boys in the Champions League on Wednesday, with his second coming from ...

2018-09-20 13:14 open_in_new
Diogo Dalot debut assessed: Right-back impresses for Man Utd

We take a closer look at Diogo Dalot's impressive debut for Manchester United as they beat Young Boys 3-0 in Bern.

The Portuguese right-back had missed the start of the season due to injury following his £19m move from Porto, but got his chance to shine on Wednesday night on the ...

2018-09-20 12:11 open_in_new
Champions League and Europa League impact on Premier League results

Does European action take its toll on Premier League results?

Liverpool kicked off their Champions League campaign in style with a 3-2 win over Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday, while Manchester City lost 2-1 to Lyon and rivals United swept Young Boys aside in Switzerland.

Meanwhile, ...

2018-09-20 12:11 open_in_new
Paul Pogba says Manchester United are mentally stronger after three wins

Paul Pogba insists Manchester United are stronger mentally in recent weeks after three away wins on the trot.

Having lost two of their opening three Premier League games, United have now beaten Burnley, Watford and Young Boys in September, the latest a 3-0 win in Bern in their Champions ...

2018-09-20 02:45 open_in_new
LISTEN: The Debate podcast - Craig Bellamy and Ian Wright

Ian Wright and Craig Bellamy joined Scott Minto on The Debate to discuss Manchester United and Manchester City's contrasting nights in the Champions League.

United strolled to a 3-0 win against Young Boys in Switzerland while City suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to Lyon at the ...

2018-09-20 01:41 open_in_new
Champions League round-up: Cristiano Ronaldo red, Renato Sanches stars

Cristiano Ronaldo saw red, while Renato Sanches starred against his old club on another busy Champions League night.

Ronaldo was sent off on his first appearance for Juventus in the competition as a pair of penalties from Miralem Pjanic gave the Italian giants a 2-0 win in ...

2018-09-20 01:41 open_in_new
Paul Pogba at his dominant best as Man Utd beat Young Boys

Paul Pogba's future remains uncertain but his match-winning performance against Young Boys was a reminder that no player is more important to Manchester United…

There have been times in the last few months when it seemed Paul Pogba and Jose Mourinho were on a collision course. Their ...

2018-09-20 01:41 open_in_new
Diego Dalot debut assessed: Right-back impresses for Man Utd

We take a closer look at Diogo Dalot's impressive debut for Manchester United as they beat Young Boys 3-0 in Bern.

The Portuguese right-back had missed the start of the season due to injury following his £19m move from Porto, but got his chance to shine on Wednesday night on the ...

2018-09-20 01:41 open_in_new
Jose Mourinho says Diogo Dalot can play for Man Utd for next 10 years

Jose Mourinho believes debutant Diogo Dalot could spend the next decade at Manchester United.

The 19-year-old Portuguese full-back made his first appearance for United in a 3-0 win away to Young Boys on Wednesday and earned the praise of his manager for delivering an assured performance ...

2018-09-20 01:41 open_in_new
Premier League questions: Will Man Utd stick with Marouane Fellaini?

What questions could be answered by the time the final whistles go in the latest round of Premier League matches?

The weekend gets underway at Saturday lunchtime as Fulham host Watford on Sky Sports. Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham also play on Saturday before West Ham v Chelsea ...

2018-09-20 00:38 open_in_new
Young Boys 0-3 Man Utd: Paul Pogba scores twice in Champions League opener

Paul Pogba scored twice as Man Utd got their Champions League campaign off to a winning start with a 3-0 victory at Young Boys.

After a tetchy opening on the artificial turf in Bern, United took the lead through Pogba's superb left-footed strike into the top corner from 20 yards (35), ...

2018-09-20 00:38 open_in_new
Cristiano Ronaldo sent off for Juventus in Champions League clash at Valencia

Cristiano Ronaldo faces missing out on a return to Old Trafford to face former club Manchester United after being sent off for Juventus at Valencia in the Champions League on Wednesday.

The Portuguese striker tussled with Jeison Murillo and appeared to put his hand on the centre-back's ...

2018-09-19 23:35 open_in_new
Premier League questions: Will Man Utd stick with Marouane Fellaini?

What questions could be answered by the time the final whistles go in the latest round of Premier League matches?

The weekend gets underway at Saturday lunchtime as Fulham host Watford on Sky Sports. Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham also play on Saturday before West Ham v Chelsea ...

2018-09-19 21:29 open_in_new