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Miracle OdenigboFebruary 14, 2019

In Solkjaer, Manchester United may just have gotten a permanent boss

Manchester United seems to have become an entirely different side since the arrival of Ole Gunnar Solkjaer in December. The ...

AzeezJuly 5, 2016

ICYMI: Watch Jose Mourinho’s first press conference as Manchester United Manager

Early this morning, Jose Mourinho was unveiled as Manchester United’s manager and he had his first press conference as the ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 24, 2016

‘I am very disappointed’ | Van Gaal on being shown the door out of Manchester United

In reaction to his sack by the Manchester United board yesterday, Louis Van Gaal expressed chagrin at not been able ...

July 9, 2013

Original Red Devils: David Beckham enjoys the afternoon with Ex-teammates Giggs, Butt, Scholes and the Neville brothers (PHOTOS)

by Akan Ido David Beckham is an international superstar and arguably one of the most famous footballer of all time ...

May 13, 2013

‘Ifreke talks Sports: Stand up for the champions – 5 things that happened in football last weekend

by ‘Ifreke Inyang 1. Stand up for the champions It was hair-raising stuff at Old Trafford on Sunday, as Sir ...

May 8, 2013

‘Ifreke talks Sports: Out of Fergie time – A tribute to the departing Man United boss

by ‘Ifreke Inyang  27 years and 49 trophies later, Sir Alex Ferguson has announced his retirement. The numbers are indeed ...

May 8, 2013

“It is the right time” – Alex Ferguson retires as Man United manager

Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson is retiring after more than a quarter of a century at the helm, the soccer ...

May 7, 2013

‘Ifreke talks Sports: United we fall and 5 other takeaways from last weekend’s EPL games

by ‘Ifreke Inyang [@Ifreke] 1. Not a Super Sunday As I tweeted yesterday, games between bitter rivals or big teams, ...

January 9, 2013

Blue devil: Frank Lampard is set for a move to Man Utd

Manchester United want Frank Lampard and the Chelsea star is ready to move to Old Trafford. Lampard has been told ...

December 19, 2012

Revealed: Sir Alex Ferguson teaches Harvard academics how he became the most successful manager in British football history

Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed for the first time the secrets of how he became the most successful manager in ...

November 3, 2012

TICKER: Chelsea in trouble as Premier League referees plan boycott of their matches

Several English Premier League referees are debating over whether to boycott matches involving Chelsea in the wake of the club ...

November 2, 2012

TICKER: Referee Mark Clattenburg: Sir Alex Ferguson thinks Mikel must be lying

Sir Alex Ferguson does not believe referee Mark Clattenburg used “inappropriate language” towards Chelsea player John Mikel Obi. The Blues ...

August 17, 2012

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Arsenal set to lose Alex Song after Van Persie’s (painful) departure

by Isi Esene Arsenal’s coach, Arsene Wenger has hinted that Cameroonian defensive midfielder, Alex Song, might be the next player ...

August 14, 2012

Robin, the fans are right to Persie-cute you

by ‘Ifreke Inyang It is the Emmanuel Adebayor story all over again. One brilliant season and either or both Manchester ...

August 10, 2012

Rooney wants Van Persie at Manchester United

by ‘Ifreke Inyang Wayne Rooney is hoping that he will be able to line up, alongside Arsenal’s Robin van Persie ...

August 9, 2012

Arsenal is making it hard for us to get Van Persie – Ferguson

by ‘Ifreke Inyang Sir Alex Ferguson, has been left frustrated in the transfer market, as he seeks to bolster his ...

July 30, 2012

Video: A red in the making? Usain Bolt auditions for Manchester United

by Stanley Azuakola Usain Bolt has nothing to prove when it comes to sprinting on the tracks. As the world ...

July 21, 2012

“No chance” – Sir Alex Ferguson promises no repeat of Manchester United’s Champions League exit

by Adeniyi Abdul Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has ruled out any possibility of the club suffering a similar ...

July 13, 2012

Shinji Kagawa ready to shine at Manchester United

by ‘Ifreke Inyang New Manchester recruit, Shinji Kagawa, has expressed his delight at sealing a move to the club. The ...

April 25, 2012

They’re the pick of the bunch! See YNaija’s EPL Team of the Year

by ‘Ifreke Inyang Last Sunday, at an exclusive event, professional footballers in England voted Robin Van Persie and Kyle Walker ...

January 11, 2012

#InCaseYouMissedIt: A ‘three-mendous’ player! Messi is announced as World Best

by ‘Ifreke Inyang Argentine superstar, Lionel Messi, won the FIFA Ballon d’Or prize for the Best Player of 2011. In achieving ...

OluwapelumiDecember 30, 2011

Have yourself a Merry Little Christmas! Manchester United players show love this yuletide

 by ‘Ifreke Inyang On the pitch this Christmas, Manchester United are not giving their fierce rivals breathing space. Their 5-0 thumping ...

OluwapelumiDecember 27, 2011

Rob Kardashian, GEJ, Oshiomole speak in this week’s Soundbites!

Compiled by ‘Ifreke Inyang “I mean, I want a girlfriend. I’ve been single for a while, but I’m 24-years-old and ...

OluwapelumiDecember 12, 2011

DATED: What happened last week? (5 Dec – 10 Dec)

Compiled by ‘Ifreke Inyang MONDAY *France and Germany says Europe needs a tougher treaty by March to cope with the eurozone ...

OluwapelumiDecember 6, 2011

Honourable Obiahagbon, Rev Jide Macaulay and Jim Iyke speak in this week’s Soundbites!

Compiled by ‘Ifreke Inyang Who said what last week?  “The invitation to the Celestial Lodge of the Soul Personality of ...

OluwapelumiOctober 24, 2011

EPL Review: A match to remember, Wenger speaks on the Manchester derby

by Ifreke Inyang After 90 minutes, the giant electronic scoreboard at Old Trafford read 6-1. And you can be forgiven ...

OluwapelumiSeptember 17, 2011

Big Sunday! Manchester United vs Chelsea FC preview

Ifreke Inyang Andre Villas-Boas faces the first true test of his Chelsea career at Old Trafford tomorrow. Manchester United have ...

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