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Dimitar Berbatov and Manchester United to part ways this summer


Dimitar Berbatov has become a bit-part player at Old Trafford and is now free to leave

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Wayne Rooney and Manchester United’s central midfield conundrum

So here’s the question. You’ve got England’s most talented, most creative and best goalscorer. He’s your best player. He’s started the season in imperious form, scoring and creating goals for the champions. You have a wealth of striking options whilst … Continue reading

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Tactical Review: Ferguson’s front four shows the way forward for Manchester United

A pulsating Community Shield (the annual curtain-raiser for the English football season) clash, saw Manchester United defeat their ‘noisy neighbours’ Manchester City, with a tremendous fightback from two goals down at Wembley, to take the latest round of Manchester ‘Bragging … Continue reading

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Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney given two game ban

Wayne Rooney has received a two-match ban from the FA for swearing into a television camera during the Premier League win over West Ham United on Saturday. The England frontman will therefore miss this weekend’s match against Fulham and next … Continue reading

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Rooney gives United the edge over Chelsea as Barcelona trounce Shakhtar

Champions League Quarter Final First Leg Chelsea 0-1 Manchester United An industrious performance from Manchester United will see them take a one-goal lead back to Old Trafford for the second leg in six days time, with Wayne Rooney’s 24th minute … Continue reading

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Wayne Rooney charged by the FA following Saturday’s verbal volley

Wayne Rooney, the Manchester United and England forward, has been charged by the FA for the use of offensive, insulting and/or abusive language, following Manchester United’s match against West Ham United at Upton Park on Saturday lunch-time. The match saw … Continue reading

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Wales 0-2 England: Flexible England dominant

Goals in the opening 15 minutes from Frank Lampard and Darren Bent gave England a comfortable 2-0 victory over Wales in the Millennium Stadium. Fabio Capello’s side set out playing with a flexible 4-3-2-1 formation, with Ashley Young and Wayne … Continue reading

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Darren Bent emerging as Wayne Rooney’s likely partner against Wales

Darren Bent, the Aston Villa striker, is the front-runner to partner Wayne Rooney in England’s attack in their Euro 2012 qualifier against Wales on Saturday at the Millennium Stadium. Earlier in the week it appeared that England manager Fabio Capello … Continue reading

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The Happy Da Silva’s

Manchester United beat Arsenal 2-0 in the FA Cup quarter-final at Old Trafford – and look how pleased their Brazilian twins Rafael Da Silva and Fabio Da Silva are with Fabio’s opening goal. A dogged display by United denied Arsenal, … Continue reading

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Chelsea 2-1 Manchester United: Lampard penalty fells United at Stamford Bridge

Manchester United were beaten for only the second time in the Premier League this season, as they fell to a 2-1 defeat at Chelsea. United had lead at half-time through a 25-yard strike from Wayne Rooney, but a stunning piece … Continue reading

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