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Van Persie clarifies post-match comments

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has apologised to his teammates following comments he made after Tuesday evening’s 2-0 Champions League last sixteen first leg defeat to Olympiakos, according to the Mirror. The Dutch international had complained about his teammates…

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Van Perise backs Moyes to succeed.

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie believes that David Moyes needs time, but has admitted that the side have been ‘lousy’, according to Sky Sports. United took their poor league form into the Champions League on Tuesday evening, losing the…

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United suffer defeat in Greece

Manchester United have given themselves a mountain to climb if they are going to make this season’s Champions League quarter finals after losing the first leg of their last sixteen tie 2-0 to Greek champions Olympiakos. Goals either side of…

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Jones and Evans to miss Olympiakos first leg

Manchester United will be without defensive duo Phil Jones and Jonny Evans for this evening’s Champions League last sixteen first leg match against Olympiakos. Nani will also miss the game through injury, while Juan Mata is cup tied having already…

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History repeats itself as Van Persie and Rooney secure 2-0 win over Palace

Just as they did in the reverse fixture at Old Trafford back in November, goals from Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney secured a 2-0 win for Manchester United over Crystal Palace on Saturday afternoon. Again, like earlier in the…

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Jones set to return for Palace clash

Manchester United’s top four challenge restarts after a break of ten days with a trip to Crystal Palace on Saturday afternoon. The Premier League champions, who have won just one of their last five games in all competitions, may welcome…

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Moyes watches as Kroos gives Bayern control

David Moyes watched from the stands as Bayern Munich beat Arsenal 2-0 in the first leg of their Champions League last sixteen clash, fuelling speculation that he is to make a move for Germany international Toni Kroos, according to the…

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Mata hails United pulling power

Juan Mata believes that Manchester United still have the ability to sign the world’s best talent, according to the Daily Star. The Spain international became the clubs all time record signing when he completed a £37.1m move from Chelsea during…

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Mata confident of top four challenge

Juan Mata is confident that Manchester United can still finish in the top four of the Premier League this season, according to Sky Sports. The reigning champions, who have just returned from a warm-weather training trip to Dubai, are eleven…

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Rooney set for bumper new deal

The Independent understands that Wayne Rooney is expected to sign a new contract with Manchester United, which is thought to be worth around £300,000 per week. The England international, whose season has been beset with rumours of him potentially moving…

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