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By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 24th, 2014
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It would not take too long to come up with a slogan to sum up Manchester United’s horrible season. ‘David Moyes isn’t working’ would be a remodelling of something they have produced before but, as the home supporters drained out of Old Trafford at the end of a 3-0 humiliation at the hands of Liverpoo...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Apr 18th, 2013
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This was hardly 1992 or 1995 revisited for Manchester United, hardly as damaging as those chastening Upton Park trips which cost United the title. These dropped points only delay the inevitable. United will be crowned champions but West Ham made them sweat a bit. Sam Allardyce’s side were indeb...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 6th, 2013
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Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson reacts angrily to Nani’s red card Jose Mourinho admitted Real Madrid did not deserve to progress to the quarter-finals of the Champions League after a controversial 2-1 win (agg 3-2) over 10-man Manchester United. The Spanish giants looked on course to ex...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Mar 5th, 2013
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A Nani red card turned Manchester United’s tense clash with Real Madrid on its head as Cristiano Ronaldo returned to knock his old side out of the Champions League on Wednesday morning. Trailing 1-0 at the break thanks to a Sergio Ramos own goal, Real Madrid scored two goals in four minutes to ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 5th, 2013
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Manchester – Manchester United must not obsess themselves with trying to stop Cristiano Ronaldo when he returns to Old Trafford with Real Madrid on Tuesday, manager Alex Ferguson has warned. Ronaldo spent six seasons with United after signing from Sporting Lisbon, scoring 117 goals in 290 games...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Feb 12th, 2013
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The world’s richest football clubs Real Madrid and Manchester United meet on Wednesday here in a Champions League last 16 first-leg tie described by Jose Mourinho as “the match the world is waiting for”. Alex Ferguson takes his United side to the Spanish capital after extending thei...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 25th, 2012
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Robin van Persie and Shinji Kagawa got off the mark as Manchester United beat Fulham 3-2, while Tottenham were held 1-1 at home by West Brom. Video Highlights Sir Alex Ferguson responded to his side’s loss to Everton last week by dropping Wayne Rooney to the bench at the expense of Van Persie, ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 16th, 2012
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MANCHESTER United manager Alex Ferguson believes Robin van Persie will complete his move to Old Trafford in time to make his debut in the club’s opening match of the Premier League season at Everton. United have agreed a fee of around £22 million ($34 million, €28 million) to sign van Persie fr...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 10th, 2012
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When news filtered through that Manchester United’s reign as champions had been ended by Manchester City in the most gut-wrenching of circumstances, Sir Alex Ferguson’s expression perfectly captured the Scot’s frustration while revealing the secret to his success. While Ferguson has...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Jul 21st, 2012
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Manchester United have suffered a major pre-season injury blow after England defender Chris Smalling was ruled out for up to 10 weeks with a broken metatarsal. Smalling had been training at United’s Carrington HQ after recovering from a thigh injury that ended his hopes of appearing at Euro 201...