Manchester United put up a buccaneering performance as they shredded Chelsea apart with an epic 2-0 victory in a Premier League encounter at Old Trafford on Sunday. The performance- perhaps their best of the season- caught everyone by surprise as Jose Mourinho fielded a second string side captained by Ashley Young, in light of the 

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When Jose Mourinho left Chelsea, he left with his reputation was understandably tainted. Chelsea won the league two years ago, and last year had the worst title defence in Premier League history (even though Leicester will likely take that crown at the end of the Season). Since the retirement of Sir Alex Ferguson, Manchester United 

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Manchester United launched their FA Cup title defense in full throttle by brushing aside Reading with a 4-0 victory in the third round on Saturday at Old Trafford. Having rested key players like David De Gea, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba, Mourinho’s charges showed no signs of slowing down: with Wayne Rooney opening the scoring 

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Goals!  Goals everywhere!  Well, on Saturday anyway.   Watford and Everton showed Manchester City the way forward, the way forward being how to defend like complete schoolboys.  Not even schoolboys that have played football, the schoolboys that used to stay inside at lunchtime and play on the BBC computers.   And goalkeepers?  Don’t get me 

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The Premier League is an unforgiving environment, and one in which managers are increasingly aware of the fact that they may be living on borrowed time. Manchester United’s beleaguered boss Jose Mourinho is the walking embodiment of this at present, as he continues to cut a tense and brooding presence on the Old Trafford touchline. 

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Vishakh’s latest “The Manchester Musings” column. After an absolute shellacking in West London, Manchester United returned to winning ways by grinding out a 1-0 win against rivals Manchester City to progress to the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup. It was by no means a vintage performance, but it got the job done, restored bragging rights, 

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After the extensive hype surrounding Manchester United’s encounter with Liverpool, the match itself turned out to be a disappointment. Liverpool failed to break down a stubborn United side, set up by Jose Mourinho to be resilient and shut out the attacking threat of the opposition. Since the goalless draw at Anfield, the debate has been 

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After Manchester United secured a valuable point during a turgid, 0-0 draw at Anfield on Monday, fans of the Reds’ could be forgiven for experiencing mixed emotions. After all, while a hard-fought draw at the home of your bitter rivals is never a bad thing, the defensive nature of United’s display and the fact that 

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Jose Mourinho’s arrival at Old Trafford was welcome with overwhelming glamour and fanfare, understandably so as the club was deeply entrenched in crisis after yet again failing to qualify for the Champions League for the second time in three years. Although Louis van Gaal managed to clinch the FA Cup- a trophy that evaded Sir 

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Jose Mourinho’s mood was soured in the build-up to Thursday’s Europa League game with Zorya Luhansk, riling against his backroom staff for an ill-prepared report on his Ukrainian opponents- Luhansk’s manager had pointed out Manchester United had scouted them so it shouldn’t have been a surprise they changed system- and by the end his outlook 

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Vishakh’s latest “The Manchester Musings” column. Score- 2-0 (Ibrahimovic x2) After a strong showing on the south coast against Bournemouth, Manchester United returned back to the Theatre of Dreams for their first home game of the season against Southampton. Three of the four summer signings were named in the lineup, including a certain player who 

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