Angel di Maria’s football career in just the last three years has seen him be a part of the biggest teams in Spain, England and now France. The hope for the player is that he stays with the Parisian club for a long while and helps it assert world dominance. When di Maria arrived in 

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There was a sense of foreboding as Radamel Falcao warmed up on the touchline just before the hour-mark in Manchester United’s demolition of QPR on Sunday. Raptures of excitement and appreciation reigned down from the packs of fans inside of Old Trafford who, with United 3-0 up and coasting, could unleash the giddiness that has 

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The toughest thing to do in football is to repeat success. Whilst this sounds a little foolish taken at face value it is undoubtedly true. No side in the history of the Champions League, for instance, has ever managed to win back to back titles. Only Chelsea and Manchester United have achieved the feat since 

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After a nervous opening to Sunday afternoon’s engagement at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light, Juan Mata was on hand to turn home Antonio Valencia’s driven cross to remind everybody of the match-changing quality Manchester United possess in attack. Minutes later Jack Rodwell would head an equaliser, rising unchallenged at a corner to expose the vulnerability at 

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