Erik ten Hag is preparing for his most painful contrast as Man Utd’s future looks bleak

Jurgen Klopp’s success at Liverpool is in stark contrast to Erik ten Hag’s misery at Man United (Getty Images) When Erik ten Hag walked into the Manchester United dressing room, he knew what he wanted to say. He was deeply annoyed by the decisions players made at key moments in the 4-3 defeat to Chelsea, … Read more

Chelsea vs Manchester United LIVE! Premier League match stream, team news, starting lineups, TV, prediction

Chelsea vs Manchester United LIVE! Two fallen giants of English football meet at Stamford Bridge tonight with both looking to salvage something from largely miserable campaigns. The Blues are once again faced with a bottom half place and are currently twelfth, but can still sneak into a spot in the Europa Conference League with improved … Read more

What is VAR, how does it work and what are the biggest problems?

Mikel Arteta’s side are leading the way, but Manchester City and Liverpool are hot on their heels (Martin Rickett/PA) (PA Archive) Wolves manager Gary O’Neil exclaimed: “What’s the point of VAR?” His side felt disadvantaged after more decisions proved crucial in the defeat at Fulham. Newcastle boss Eddie Howe branded a penalty against his own … Read more

Manchester United vs Liverpool LIVE! FA Cup match stream, latest team news, line-ups, TV, prediction

Manchester United vs Liverpool LIVE! The FA Cup quarter-final weekend concludes with a huge clash between two English football giants and a renewal of one of the country’s greatest rivalries. United have won this competition 12 times, against Liverpool eight times, but will have to be at their best to get past their old foes, … Read more

Pep Guardiola ‘honored’ by Sir Jim Ratcliffe’s praise – now he wants to build Barcelona 2.0

Pep Guardiola would love to build a Manchester City Champions League-winning side dominated by academy graduates like Phil Foden – Adam Davy/PA Wire Pep Guardiola briefly basked in the praise of Manchester United’s new co-owner Sir Jim Ratcliffe as he prepared for Sunday’s Etihad derby, although the City manager’s focus was on the future and … Read more

Premier League and Carabao Cup final: 10 talking points from the weekend

Gary Neville warns Marcus Rashford to ‘calm down’

Marcus Rashford reportedly fined around £650,000 after his night out in Belfast – Reuters/Carl Recine Gary Neville has warned Marcus Rashford to “calm down” and avoid a stigma attached to his name as a result of his off-field behaviour. Rashford, 26, is said to have been fined two weeks’ wages – around £650,000 – after … Read more