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World Cup third place play-off, Estadio Nacional de Brasilia - Brazil 0 Holland 3 Brazil's goalkeeper Julio Cesar, David Luiz, Hernanes and Fernandinho react after the Netherlands scored their third goal during their 2014 World Cup third-place playoff at the Brasilia It took just three minutes for the game to turn catastrophic for the hosts, when ... (more)
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Sat Jul 12, 2014
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Man Utd rivalling Chelsea in race for midfielder Song
Manchester United are battling to sign Barcelona defensive midfielder Alexandre Song, but must compete with Premier League rivals Chelsea for his signature, according to the Daily Star .
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Will Van Gaal make Van Persie his new Manchester United captain?
The Netherlands have only the third-place playoff against Brazil to play before the Dutch duo return to Old Trafford for the new season, where they could form a crucial partnership Times are changing at Manchester United .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Red Resurgence Could Start With Herrera...
While the World Cup throbs in Rio, Manchester United have signed Ander Herrera, the man who could be the catalyst for a quick-thinking change of mindset... Louis van Gaal is a manager that often nudges into the bizarre, but changing his goalkeeper for penalties was ballsy even for him.
Cheap at 50m? Why Manchester United must go all-out to sign Vidal
New manager Louis Van Gaal must be pretty busy masterminding the Netherlands ' run to the latter stages of the World Cup in Brazil , but he's still found time to make sure Manchester United are active in the transfer market ahead of the new season; they've already spent A 60 million on Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera and England left-back Luke ... (more)
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Where is Manchester United's De Jong? Why a holding midfielder is key for Van Gaal
The Netherlands boss has had to change his plans following an injury to his "head of incidental pressing" - a player which his new club don't currently possess COMMENT By Richard Jolly It made a combative footballer sound like a middle manager in an eminently forgettable job, yet it was a wonderful phrase nonetheless.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Belgium continued their rather haphazard route through the competition with extra-time victory over USA, but Eden Hazard continues to be slightly uninspiring... Oscar de Marcos looked offside, but the real story was the pass.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Manchester United: Letting Paul Pogba go was a mistake
There are very few times that Sir Alex Ferguson's decision making should be questioned, apart from signing Bebe.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Carrick relishing start of Van Gaal era
The former Tottenham midfielder is raring to go after a disappointing campaign in 2013-14, and is looking forward to working with new signing Ander Herrera Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick is eager to kick-off the Premier League season under new manager Louis van Gaal .
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Why Marouane Fellaini Should Leave Manchester United
In three World Cup games for Belgium, Marouane Fellaini has played better football than he did during an entire season at Manchester United .
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Lee Ryder: Newcastle United are a selling club, but a million miles from that of Southampton
Newcastle United have suggested they are a selling club in recent years with the sales of Andy Carroll and Yohan Cabaye.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Michael Carrick and wife Lisa continue to soak up the sun on Barbados break
Marine, 26, shot dead and his wife injured in parking lot mugging as they walked home from bar after celebrating her birthday 'This should never happen again': Teen held against her will by hospital for 16 months describes her ordeal after finally being released Nine rushed to hospital - including one woman - after gunman opened fire on revelers ... (more)
Manchester United look to continue spending with Arturo Vidal,...
Manchester United look to continue spending with Arturo Vidal, Alexis Sanchez and Bruno Martins Indi wanted by Louis van Gaal... but who makes the new starting XI? Manchester United are wasting no time in rebuilding their squad to launch a fresh assault on the Premier League under the leadership of Louis van Gaal.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Louis van Gaal has made his first signing as Manchester United manager with the acquisition of Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera on a four-year contract from Athletic Bilbao.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Sources: Man United agrees to deal for Southampton's Shaw
Sky Sports understands Luke Shaw is due to have a medical at Manchester United on Thursday after a fee of around 30m was agreed with Southampton .
Herrera makes United move happen
United had a bid of A 28.85million for the 24-year-old rejected earlier on Thursday but the deal was soon finalised before Bilbao revealed Herrera had paid compensation to complete the transfer.
7 Players Who Could Come into Roy Hodgson's England Thinking for Euro 2016
Let's not shrink away from the glaringly obvious matter: It's been a dismal, dire and disappointing World Cup for England, who are now home after their exploits in Brazil.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Herrera deal shows United are moving in right direction
With Athletic Bilbao's central midfielder Ander Herrera expected to officially join Manchester United in the coming hours, supporters appear relieved that the club is finally injecting quality into an area which has needed rejuvenation for a number of years and in the shape of the Spaniard, Louis van Gaal will have a player who fits the bill ... (more)
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Luis Suarez should be banned for rest of World Cup for Uruguay, claims Roberto Martinez
JAWS III: Suarez in ANOTHER BITE STORM as he appears to take a chunk out of defeated Italian defender Chiellini.
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