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Chelsea 1-0 Man United: The Talking Points

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Manchester United lost 1-0 to Chelsea in the FA Cup final on Saturday thanks to a first half penalty from Eden Hazard. Contributing writer, Nathan Quao, notes the main stories from the encounter.

The curse of the poor start appeared again

This column has spoken many times of the team's shaky start to matches across the season and in the cup final, the gremlins were back at work.

Video: Ashley Young’s two-footed lunge on his kid after Man Utd beat Watford

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Former winger Ashley Young is really settling into his new role as a long-in-the-tooth full-back. Even his own family cannot escape the treatment....

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Top Five Memories from Arsene Wenger’s battles with Manchester United

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Arsene Wenger said it best when he visited Old Trafford for the last time as Arsenal manager at the end of this April; it was easy for Manchester United to be nice to him because, in his own words, he's no longer a 'danger'. That's certainly been true of his North London side for the best part of the last decade, but that doesn't stop his intense rivalry with Sir Alex Ferguson from continuing to provide both sets of fans with some remarkable memories.

Mourinho: Young will still be an important player next season

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Ahead of Manchester United's penultimate Premier League game of the season against West Ham, Jose Mourinho has sung the praises of Ashley Young, who will play his 200th game for the club if he's selected on Thursday.

Mourinho has acknowledged that he was a player on the sidelines at one point but now he's one of the first team regulars, playing in 35 games in all competitions this season.

Man Utd have laid down marker for next season, says Young

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London (AFP) – Ashley Young believes Manchester United have laid down a marker for next season at their end of a frustrating Premier League campaign that Manchester City turned into a procession.

Jose Mourinho’s men are on track to end a third successive season with a major trophy, with the FA Cup final against Chelsea a chance to build on what looks set to be their best league finish since Alex Ferguson retired in 2013.

Man Utd have laid down marker for next season, says Young

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London (AFP) – Ashley Young believes Manchester United have laid down a marker for next season at their end of a frustrating Premier League campaign that Manchester City turned into a procession.

Jose Mourinho’s men are on track to end a third successive season with a major trophy, with the FA Cup final against Chelsea a chance to build on what looks set to be their best league finish since Alex Ferguson retired in 2013.

Man United 2-1 Arsenal: The Talking Points

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Manchester United gave Arsene Wenger a final defeat at Old Trafford thanks to a 2-1 scoreline on Sunday in what was the Frenchman's 60th meeting with the Red Devils.

Paul Pogba and Marouane Fellaini scored for the home side while former player Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored for the Gunners and contributing writer, Nathan Quao, looks at the key pointers from the tie.

Man Utd want to sign £50m-rated ‘wonderkid’

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Jose Mourinho has already confirmed that Manchester United will be in the transfer market for a central midfielder or two over the summer, and we could also be looking to bring in a new pair of full-backs. Ashley Young has... Continue Reading →

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Man Utd clear favourites to sign French international

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Manchester United are expected to be busy in this summer's transfer window and a new left-back is one position that Jose Mourinho will be looking at. Ashley Young has spent the majority of the season there but isn't an out-and-out... Continue Reading →

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Ed Woodward sends Manchester United scout to watch Jose Mourinho’s ‘top priority’ signing

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According to the Daily Mail, Manchester United chief executive Ed Woodward has sent a scout to watch Celtic defender Kieran Tierney, after manager Jose Mourinho spoke to him about their need for a left-back this summer.

Tierney is due to start against Rangers in Sunday’s Scottish Cup semi-final and could put himself in the shop window with a memorable Old Firm derby performance.

Guardiola unsure over length of Aguero injury absence

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has admitted he does not know how long he will be without star striker Sergio Aguero.

Aguero will miss City’s trip to Tottenham on Saturday after a challenge by Ashley Young in last weekend’s Manchester derby aggravated a problem in his knee.

Guardiola unsure over length of Aguero injury absence

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has admitted he does not know how long he will be without star striker Sergio Aguero.

Aguero will miss City’s trip to Tottenham on Saturday after a challenge by Ashley Young in last weekend’s Manchester derby aggravated a problem in his knee.

Man Utd to battle for £25m left-back this summer

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Jose Mourinho has not been settled on a left-back since joining Manchester United in the summer of 2016. Although Ashley Young has predominately played there this season, the winger-come-defender turns 33 before the start of next season and is not... Continue Reading →

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Southampton could agree £25m deal with Manchester United for £70k-per-week Tottenham target

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According to The S*n, Southampton defender Ryan Bertrand could be on his way out of the club this summer, with Manchester United and Tottenham leading the chase for his signature.

United are in the market for a new left-back as a long-term replacement for 32-year-old winger Ashley Young who has operated in the makeshift role ahead of Luke Shaw under Jose Mourinho this season but both players have uncertain futures at Old Trafford.

Man Utd hold talks over latest left-back target

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Manchester United have not had a regular left-back under Jose Mourinho since the boss joined in the summer of 2016. Ashley Young has been fairly regular in that position this season, but Luke Shaw has also had a run of... Continue Reading →

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United’s final home game of the season – win VIP match day package

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Manchester United take on Watford on May 13th for the final home game of the season. Today we have launched an exclusive competition with IBFootball that will see THREE RoM readers win two tickets for VIP match day package, including tickets for the game, that are worth £325pp.

To enter, all you have to do is predict the most correct results in a sport of your choosing and it's FREE to take part.

Man Utd extend Young’s contract to 2019

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United triggered a one-year contract extension clause on Monday to retain the services of utility man Ashley Young until 2019.

The 32-year-old’s deal was due to expire this summer, but United have confirmed they have taken up the option of an extra 12 months.

Young: United is the biggest club in the world

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In the eight years Ashley Young has spent at Manchester United he's learned to recognise he's played for the biggest club in the world. He claims the team spirit is brilliant and that Alexis Sanchez has settled in straight away as a result.

The team spirit has always been unbelievable at the club and not just the longer-serving players.

Young: I want to spend the rest of my career at United

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Ashley Young signed for Manchester United almost eight years ago and has had varying levels of success at the club. He managed a decent return of 13 goals and assists from 19 league starts in his first season, which was the best campaign he's ever had on paper, but has done well defensively in stints for Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho.

Pogba dropped as Mourinho reacts to Spurs defeat

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho reacted to a damaging 2-0 defeat at Tottenham Hotspur by dropping star midfielder Paul Pogba to the bench for Saturday’s visit of Huddersfield.

Pogba was hauled off by Mourinho after an hour at Wembley in midweek with his place being handed to 21-year-old Scott McTominay.

Burnley 0-1 Man United: What We Learned

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Manchester United kept up their their winning ways after securing a difficult 1-0 win at Burnley thanks to another very good goal from Anthony Martial. Contributing writer, Nathan Quao, of Citi Sports, Accra, Ghana, notes some of the major talking points.

Very late awakening

For a match that was certain to be tough, the Man United looked flat for long periods and it was essentially Burnley's lack of proper firepower in attack that hampered the home side from getting from the tie.

20-year-old full-back a surprise Man Utd transfer target

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Manchester United have used a number of players at left-back since Jose Mourinho took charge a season-and-a-half ago. Ashley Young has predominately been used in this position this season, though Luke Shaw has taken over the reigns since returning to... Continue Reading →

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Man Utd’s Ashley Young banned for three matches

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Manchester United full-back Ashley Young has been banned for three games after accepting an FA violent conduct charge for elbowing...

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What We Learned From Man United 2-2 Burnley

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Manchester United came back from 2-0 down at get a 2-2 draw at Old Trafford in their match against Burnley on Boxing Day. Jesse Lingard got the goals for the Red Devils while Ashley Barnes and Steven Defour scored for the Clarets. Contributing writer, Nathan Quao, of Citi Sports, Accra, Ghana noted a few things from the match.

United should switch attention away from Danny Rose

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Rumours of Tottenham full-back Danny Rose signing for Manchester United continue to circulate, but does the 27-year-old really represent value for money? Manager Jose Mourinho has prioritised adding a left-back to his squad, with Ashley Young currently his preferred choice.... Continue Reading →

Juan Mata nearly takes Ashley Young’s head off

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Manchester United team-mates Juan Mata and Ashley Young have been joking about a wayward pass from the Spaniard that, in Young's words, nearly...

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Star turned down £12m deal to receive 12-month offer from Man Utd

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Ashley Young scored two excellent goals against his former club as Manchester United ran out 4-2 winners at Watford on Tuesday night. The 32-year-old is heading into the final six months of his current deal at Old Trafford having been... Continue Reading →

[Video Goals] Watford 2-4 Man Utd: Watch Young & Lingard Score Stunning Goals

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Manchester United were 4-2 victors at Vicarage Road on Tuesday night to move within five points of Premier League leaders Manchester City. Ashley Young score twice inside the space of six minutes midway through the first half before Anthony Martial... Continue Reading →

Man Utd: Ashley Young Bags Nets Cracking Brace As Red Devils Beat Watford At Vicarage Road (Video)

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Ashley Young came back to haunt former club Watford at Vicarage Road on Tuesday night, with the ex-Hornet scoring two goals in an entertaining 4-2 win for Manchester United.

Young opened the scoring on 19 minutes,scoring from the edge of the box.

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However, Young's second, just six minutes later, was an absolute stunner, with the wideman firing home a magnificent long-range free-kick.

Old boy Young downs Watford to lift Manchester United

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Watford (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Ashley Young scored two superb goals against his former club as Manchester United beat Watford 4-2 to trim Manchester City’s lead at the Premier League summit to five points.

England international Young netted twice in six first-half minutes at a freezing Vicarage Road on Tuesday, with Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard also on target.

Huge injury blow for Man Utd

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Manchester United are currently in action at Vicarage Road facing Watford in the Premier League. We took a 3-0 lead into half-time thanks to a brace from Ashley Young and a strike from Anthony Martial on 32 minutes. Jose Mourinho... Continue Reading →

Confirmed Lineups: Watford vs Man Utd

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Manchester United are in action at Vicarage Road this evening to take on high flying Watford after both of us won at the weekend. Ashley Young's deflected effort was the only difference between us and Brighton on Saturday whilst Watford... Continue Reading →

Ashley Young claims Man Utd’s winner vs Brighton

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Manchester United left-back Ashley Young has taken to Twitter to claim the winning goal in today's Premier League game against Brighton. The...

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Man United 1-0 Brighton: The Main Talking Points

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Manchester United laboured to a 1-0 home win over Brighton and Hove and contributing writer, Nathan Quao, of Citi Sports, Accra, Ghana, underlines the main talking points from the encounter .

Ponderous play

Whether it was a hangover from the Champions League match at Basel or it was the fact that there was a record to be broken (39 games unbeaten at home since losing 2-1 to Man City in 2016), the team did not look menacing for large parts of the game.

Ibrahimovic inspires United to narrow win

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s introduction as a second-half substitute proved crucial as Manchester United finally discovered a way to beat newly-promoted Brighton and Hove Albion 1-0 at Old Trafford on Saturday.

The goal came from a 67th-minute corner, conceded by Solomon March but hotly disputed by the visitors, and their anger increased when Marcus Rashford’s cross was headed out to Ashley Young whose shot took a cruel deflection off defender Lewis Dunk on its way into the net.

Man Utd extend Ander Herrera and Ashley Young’s contracts

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Manchester United have extended the contracts of midfielder Ander Herrera and makeshift left-back Ashley Young, according to the Daily Mail. The Red...

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England Players React To Making 2018 World Cup Squad, Marcus Rashford Starts By Thanking His Mum

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With a mere wave of his hand (and two years of deliberation), England manager Gareth Southgate has now decided on the 23 players he will take to Russia this summer.

Of course, this meant heartache for the souls left behind, but several of those to make the grade have already declared their gratitude and excitement.

Reports: Burnley Duo Nick Pope & James Tarkowski Receive First England Call-Ups For Friendlies Against Netherlands And Italy

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While the official squad isn't due to be released until 2pm this afternoon, it's already been leaked that Gareth Southgate a raft of new faces have been called into the England fold for the upcoming friendlies against the Netherlands and Italy.

According to myriad embargo-breaking whispers, Burnley duo Nick Pope and James Tarkowski have both been handed their first England nods having never previously represented their country at any level.

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United extend contracts of four experienced players

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Manchester United have exercised the option of extending the contracts of Juan Mata, Ander Herrera, Ashley Young and Daley Blind for a further year. The same clause in Luke Shaw's contract has already been triggered by the club.

This gives United time to decide where the long-term future of these players lies, with their deals now expiring in June 2019.