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EPL: Pochettino gives Chelsea injury updates ahead of Man Utd clash

Chelsea head coach, Mauricio Pochettino, has given the injury update on his squad ahead of Thursday’s Premier League clash against Manchester United. Speaking to the media today, Pochettino confirmed Malo Gusto and Trevoh Chalobah are back in training. However, Ben Chilwell will not be available for the game, while Robert Sanchez could be included in the matchday squad. Pochettino said: “Trevoh [Chalobah] and Malo [Gusto]…

EPL: ‘I have one job’ – Southgate breaks silence on becoming next Man Utd manager

England manager Gareth Southgate has played down speculations linking him with the Manchester United job. In the past week, Southgate has been in the news, as a potential replacement for Erik ten Hag. However, speaking to the media ahead of Saturday’s friendly against Brazil, the 53-year-old insisted he was focused on the Three Lions. “Man United links? They have a manager and it’d be extremely…

EPL: He always make right decision – Rooney hails Man Utd star

Manchester United legend, Wayne Rooney has hailed Kobbie Mainoo for his performances for the Red Devils so far this season. The former England striker said Mainoo always makes the right decision on the pitch of play, adding that the youngster reminds him of former Man United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger. Mainoo has become a key player in manager Erik ten Hag’s midfield, delivering a number of…

EPL: Man Utd can qualify for Champions League by finishing fifth – Ten Hag

Manchester United manager, Erik ten Hag, has said his team can still qualify for next season’s Champions League if they finish in fifth place. The Red Devils were beaten 2-1 by Manchester City in the Premier League on Sunday. The result leaves Ten Hag’s men in sixth place with 44 points and a -2 goal difference after 27 fixtures. Ahead of United are Liverpool (63),…

EPL: Juan Mata praises Man Utd star for his impressive performance

Former Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata has recently commended Kobbie Mainoo for his outstanding performance in the ongoing season. In a recent interview with AS, Mata talked about his former club, where he spent eight years from 2014 to 2022. The Spaniard lauded Alejandro Garnacho for his mentality and maturity and dubbed Rasmus Hojlund a strong forward with good confidence. When asked about Mainoo, Mata…

EPL: We’re going in right direction – Ten Hag rates Man Utd’s chances of finishing top-four

Manchester United manager, Erik ten Hag has said that his team can still make up the eight points between them and Aston Villa to achieve a top-four finish in spite their shock home 2-1 loss to Fulham on Saturday. Recall that Alex Iwobi scored deep in stoppage time as Fulham shocked Man United at Old Trafford. Man United has not lost in their five last…

EPL: ‘They’re important’ – Fulham coach, Silva hails Nigerians after win over Man Utd

Fulham manager, Marco Silva has hailed Nigerians Alex Iwobi and Calvin Bassey after his side’s Premier League 2-1 win over Manchester United on Saturday. Silva said Bassey and Iwobi are important to Fulham, adding that their goals were decisive for the visitors against the Red Devils. Bassey and Iwobi scored for Fulham at Old Trafford to give Silva’s men all three points against the hosts….

EPL: ‘That’s why they call it the Theatre of Dreams’ – Fulham mock Man Utd

Fulham on Saturday evening mocked Manchester United after their 2-1 Premier League win against the Red Devils at Old Trafford. DAILY POST reports that two goals from Calvin Bassey and Alex Iwobi gave Fulham all three points against Erik ten Hag’s side. Man United did score a goal through Harry Maguire. Reacting, Fulham, in a tweet via their X account, posted, “So that’s why they…

EPL: ‘I’m extremely pleased’ – Oliseh reacts as Super Eagles stars score against Man Utd

Former Nigeria international, Sunday Oliseh has said that he is extremely pleased with Super Eagles stars Alex Iwobi and Calvin Bassey after the duo scored against Manchester United in the Premier League on Saturday. Recall that Bassey and Iwobi scored as Fulham defeated Man United 2-1 at Old Trafford in a Premier League tie. Reacting, Oliseh, in a tweet via his X account, congratulated both…

EPL: Guardiola predicts what will happen at Man Utd under Ratcliffe

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola on Friday, said he expects Manchester United to “make a step forward” under new minority owner Sir Jim Ratcliffe. Guardiola however insisted he is “not worried” about Ratcliffe’s comments that he wants to knock City “off their perch.” Ratcliffe’s stake in the Red Devils was confirmed on Tuesday and the 71-year-old has been talking big since then. But speaking to…

EPL: Berbatov predicts Arsenal vs Liverpool, Man Utd, Chelsea fixtures

Former Manchester United striker, Dimitar Berbatov, has predicted some of the Match Day 23 fixtures that will be played across the UK this weekend. Arsenal welcome Liverpool in a top-of-the table clash on Sunday, with both sides separated by five points as it stands. Manchester City will be hoping that both their title rivals drop points before they travel to Brentford on Monday night. It…

Transfer: He’s experienced – Saha tells Man Utd to sign Chelsea target

Former Manchester United striker, Louis Saha has urged the Red Devils to consider pursuing reported Chelsea target Callum Wilson before the January transfer deadline. Saha said Wilson, who currently plays for Manchester United’s Premier League rival Newcastle, is an experienced striker. Newcastle United are reportedly willing to offload the England star for £18 million. Eddie Howe’s side has informed Chelsea, Man United, and Arsenal of…