Manchester United will be keen to bounce back from the weekend’s disappointing draw against Fulham against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium this evening.
The point made it just seven from eighteen available in the Premier League in 2014, and left them a massive fifteen behind leaders Chelsea.
Roy Keane has said that his former club need to sign ‘five or six players’ in the summer, and that they have ‘cut corners’ in recent years, according to the Mail Online.
United currently sit fifteen points behind league leaders Chelsea with just thirteen games left to play, with their latest setback coming at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon, where bottom-of-the-table Fulham salvaged a point with a stoppage time equaliser.
Manchester United dropped more points at home as Darren Bent’s late equaliser secured a draw for Fulham on Rene Meulensteen’s return to Old Trafford yesterday afternoon.
Steve Sidwell fired the visitor’s in front inside twenty minutes, only for Robin van Persie and Michael Carrick to turn the match on its head late in the second half.
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Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic will end his time with the club at the end of the season, Sky Sports understands.
The centre-back has been with United for the past eight years having signed from Spatak Moscow for around £7m, and has enjoyed great success during his time at Old Trafford.
Manchester United suffered an eighth league defeat of the season, losing 2-1 at Stoke City on Saturday afternoon.
Goals either side of Robin van Persie’s 47th minute strike from Scotland international Charlie Adam secured a victory for Mark Hughes’ men, leaving United seven points off the top four, and fifteen behind league leaders Arsenal.
David Moyes has no fresh injury concerns ahead of this evening’s Capital One Cup quarter final clash with Stoke City.
Darren Fletcher may again be involved after making his comeback in Sunday’s 3-0 win at Aston Villa.
Manchester City and Sunderland both went through to the semi-finals last night, while managerless Tottenham Hotspur host West Ham United in this evening’s other match.
A brace from Wayne Rooney earned a point for Manchester United against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane yesterday afternoon.
England right-back Kyle Walker put the hosts in front on eighteen minutes before Rooney levelled terms just after the half hour mark.
Phil Jones is set to miss Manchester United’s matches against Cardiff City and Bayer Leverkusen after picking up an adductor injury on international duty with England, the Mail Online understands.
The 21 year old lasted just 57 minutes of the Three Lions’ 2-0 defeat to Chile on Friday evening due to the groin problem, and was replaced by club teammate Chris Smalling, who is likely to start for Roy Hodgson’s men against Germany this evening.
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Manchester United are ready to make a move for Barcelona’s Anders Iniesta, according to the Daily Star.
The World Cup winning midfielder is out of contract at the end of the season, and is stalling over signing an extension as the Catalan club are reportedly refusing to meet his wage demands.
Manchester United extended their unbeaten run to nine games with a 1-0 victory over Premier League leaders Arsenal at Old Trafford yesterday afternoon.
A first half goal from former Gunner Robin van Persie was enough to separate the sides, and hand the hosts their ninth win in ten home matches against Arsene Wenger’s men.