Jose Mourinho’s gamble of prioritising winning the Europa League over finishing inside the Premier League’s top four was much derided, yet it proved to be a calculated one as Manchester United lifted the trophy in Stockholm on Wednesday. Mourinho’s appetite for big matches showed against Ajax as he constructed a gameplan which totally negated Peter 

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The clash of titans between Manchester United and Ajax Amsterdam at the Friends Arena in Stockholm will close this year‘s Europa League. Two great names of the European football – in one corner is Manchester United, three-time European Champions, and in the other, Ajax Amsterdam – the European champions on four occasions. Ajax has all 

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Wednesday, May 24th 2017 is Manchester United’s first European final since the 2011 Champions league final. It could be historic as it’s the sole European trophy that the Red Devils have yet to win. But it’s much more than that. The victors in this game not only win a trophy and the Europa League title, 

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Manchester United will play in the finals of the Europa League after they have beaten Celta Vigo 2-1 on aggregate, in another nail-biting match for United’s supporters. The home side got a lead after Fellaini’s sneaky header in the 17th minute, but after Facundo Roncaglia had leveled the match in the 85th minute, it was 

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Manchester United spurned a chance to keep afloat their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League after they only recently and reluctantly lost to Arsenal in the Premier League. Jose Mourinho had from the onset claimed the encounter was not as auspicious since it was more as a formality rather than the usual season highlight: 

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Leicester City gave a valiant performance on Wednesday night but it wasn’t enough to dispose of Simeone’s men, losing 2-1 on aggregate. This marks another year in which English teams have struggled to pose a serious threat to the bigger clubs of Europe. Man City and Arsenal both failed to reach the quarterfinals, with Monaco 

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Video uploaded by YouTube channel Sport News Channel showcases all the goals and highlights from Manchester United’s 1-1 away draw with Rostov in their Europa League encounter at the Olimp 21-Vek Stadion. Manchester United’s goal was scored by Henrikh Mkhitaryan, while Aleksandr Bukharov scored for Rostov.   Like O-Posts on Facebook You can also follow 

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Manchester United’s one-all draw against Bournemouth came as a wake-up call that the Red Devils need to start treating the Europa League with the commitment and gravity it merits. Not that they haven’t- given Jose Mourinho’s high affinity for silverware- but claiming the second tier European Cup may seem a less daunting task compared to 

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Video uploaded by YouTube channel Highlights Live Football showcases all the goals and highlights from Tottenham Hotspur’s 2-2 draw at home against Gent in their second leg of their Europa League Round of 32 encounter at White Hart Lane. Tottenham’s goals were scored by Christian Eriksen and Victor Wanyama, while Gent’s goals were scored by 

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If you place a correct score bet in the 85th minute of a football match, you’ll typically receive odds of 1 to 2. Let’s say that Chelsea are playing Manchester United. With 85 minutes gone, the score’s still 0-0. If you bet £10 on the score remaining 0-0 and you’re right, you’ll receive your £10 

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Liverpool’s decision to hand Brendan Rodgers his p45 early on in the season was justified when Jurgen Klopp was announced as his long term replacement. The German maestro inherited a fragile squad but even without a proper defensive midfielder and a leaky backline (not to mention Mignolet), the Reds still managed to grind out results 

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That Liverpool dominated for long spells of the first half before Sevilla, now winners of the competition for three consecutive years, summoned all their quality and know-how to run clear of their English opponents in the second half is the accepted synopsis of Wednesday night’s Europa League final in Basel. Sevilla were the masters of 

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The quarterfinals of both European competitions provided thrilling entertainment as Atletico Madrid toppled the seemingly impregnable Barcelona with a superb second leg performance, while Liverpool produced one of the most stunning comebacks in recent times to defeat a much-fancied Dortmund at Anfield. The stage is now set for an exciting finale as the biggest teams 

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The Ballon d’Or has been whittled down to the final 23 and to be honest it is obvious who will be right at the top. Well, the top two anyway. However, looking through the remaining 21 it is genuinely difficult to separate them. I have put how I would order them and a short explanation 

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