David Moyes

Manchester United

Journo insight: The difference between Fergie, Moyes and LvG press conferences

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For the RoM 2015-16 preview, several of the country's top journalists answered questions on Manchester United.

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Mike Keegan, The Daily Mail, @mikekeegan_dm

There's a huge frustration at the lack of time we get with him which tells you a lot.

Schweinsteiger signing shows Man United are heading in right direction

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The acquisition of Bastian Schweinsteiger from Bayern Munich is a signal of intent from a club that is trying to claw it's way back to the perch it famously knocked Liverpool off of.

Manchester United are used to being at or near the top of the Premier League pyramid, but the last two seasons have seen them endure the ignominy of finishing seventhand fourthrespectively – positions that were previously seen as unthinkable for Manchester United in the Premier League era.

Van Persie agrees terms with Turkish giants

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Robin Van Persie is edging closer to leave Manchester United after having reportedly agreed personal terms with Fenerbache.

According to the Guardian, the Dutchman's agent, Kees Vos, has spent the last two days in Istanbul in a bid to clinch a deal with the Super Lig giants, which had been linked with a move for the 31-year-old for the last couple of weeks.

Man Utd have tried desperately to sign ex-Spurs star Gareth Bale, says boss

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Manchester United tried desperately to sign former Tottenham star Gareth Bale before he joined Real Madrid, former boss David Moyes has confirmed....

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David Moyes looking to the Premier League – but only to strengthen Real Sociedad

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David Moyes looking to the Premier League but only to strengthen Real Sociedad - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

The reputation reconstruction continues for Moyes at the Basque club where, at the end of a turbulent season and a brave move to a struggling side, he claims that he 'achieved his objective' saving the club from relegation.

Five key thoughts following Louis van Gaal’s first season at Manchester United

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There we have it. Louis van Gaal's first season in charge of Manchester United is over and what a rollercoaster it has been. From an early season injury plague to constant switches in formation to embarrassing results against lower league opposition, there have been many problems along the way but in the end, the Red Devils did the minimum required and returned to the Champions League after just one season out.

RoM Reads

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Scott has written for ESPN about the importance of getting it right today.

The Telegraph reports on Van Gaal fining players for being late to lunch.

The Mirror talks about United being given an extra day off this week.

The Guardian has an interview with David Moyes.

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Marouane Fellaini cried when David Moyes was sacked by Man Utd

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Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini says he cried when former manager David Moyes was sacked. The pair had worked together at Everton...

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Data Shows Man Utd Are Better Off With Louis Van Gaal But Not With The Glazers

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By Paul Sorene

WereManchester United right to get rid of David Moyes as manager after a mere 10 months in charge? It was hasty but then, the average tenure of all current Premier League managers is 1.57 years. Life is brief at the top.

The Daily Mirror has statistics to prove that under Louis van Gaal, Man United are a tougher prospect.

What a difference a year makes

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It is almost a year since Manchester United sacked David Moyes and, for fans of the club, hearing that news was something of a 'Where were you when..,' JFK moment.

I was abroad with my family. After watching United's abysmal defeat to Moyes' old club, Everton, I felt (or hoped) that the writing was on the wall for the Scot.

Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United - The Title IS ours,

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Without question, Chelsea's win over Manchester United has virtually handed them the title. It wasn't our best performance but as David Moyes knows, Football has turned into a results business and that's exactly what Jose Mourinho and his players delivered!

I have to state on record that I thought Manchester United were excellent on the day and what a difference to earlier in the season.

Man Utd captain Wayne Rooney was on brink of joining Chelsea, says David Moyes

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Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney was on the brink of joining Chelsea with David Moyes insisting that he was the main reason he stayed. The...

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Five things we’ve learnt from United vs City

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Manchester United clinched only their third win in 10 games against City on Sunday, as they bounced back from 1-0 down to beat Manchester City 4-2 as Louis Van Gaal's men cemented their grasp on third place.

Here's five things we learnt on Sunday.

1) Time to give Young some credit

Ashley Young has rarely been considered an asset by Manchester United fans.

Louis van Gaal enjoying renaissance at Manchester United ahead of derby

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After Manchester United sagged back into the pack last season following the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson, it was wholly apparent they were going to have many obstacles to conquer before surging back to the forefront of English football.

Not only did the club have the enormous challenge of replacing the man at the helm of arguably the greatest footballing dynasty of all time, but they had to replenish an aging squad and fill the voids left by the retirement or departures of playersof immense significance.

Louis van Gaal enjoying renaissance at Manchester United ahead of derby

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After Manchester United sagged back into the pack last season following the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson, it was wholly apparent they were going to have many obstacles to conquer before surging back to the forefront of English football.

Not only did the club have the enormous challenge of replacing the man at the helm of arguably the greatest footballing dynasty of all time, but they had to replenish an aging squad and fill the voids left by the retirement or departures of playersof immense significance.

[Video] Fellaini’s scores cracker for Belgium

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Marouane Fellaini's resurgence showed no signs of stopping on Saturday night, as the Belgian scored twice for his country in their 5-0 win against Cyprus.

After enduring a torrid time under David Moyes, Fellainihas been one of United's best performers this season, scoring five goals in 23 all competitions and establishing himself as a regular in Louis Van Gaal's starting XI.

Fellaini: I like that LvG is strict with us

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Marouane Fellaini has spoken of his relief that Manchester United now have a strict coach who can get the best out of the players, after a dreadful campaign last year under David Moyes.

The coach is very strict, but that's good. We needed such a coach. Last season we had a bad season.

United tried to re-sign Vidic

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Manchester United's former captain, Nemanja Vidic, decided to leave the club for Inter Milan during the last campaign. With United slipping to 7th under David Moyes, it was clear that Vidic felt it was time to move on to a new challenge.

Vidic's agent, Silvano Martina has told Gazzetta TV that the defender is fully committed to his new club, despite United inquiring about the possibility of re-signing him in the last transfer window.

Fellaini: “LVG what we needed after Moyes”

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Marouane Fellaini has described Louis Van Gaal as the sort of strict manager Manchester United needed this season after David Moyes'shambolic, short-lived tenure.

The Belgian arrived at Old Trafford on deadline day last season but failed to recapture the form he had shown at Everton and soon became a pantomime villain, as he epitomised Moyes' ill-fated 10-month spell in charge of the club.

Juan Mata showcases why he’s becoming a necessity for Manchester United

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It cost Manchester United £37.1 million to buy Juan Mata from Chelsea in January of last year. He didn't fit in well in the tactical system of David Moyes, and he has mainly been on the periphery of Louis Van Gaal's team for Angel Di Maria, Ander Herrera, and lately even Marouane Fellaini. He was given another chance to prove his mettle against Tottenham after Di Maria's red card against Arsenal in the FA Cup.

Juan Mata showcases why he’s becoming a necessity for Manchester United

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It cost Manchester United £37.1 million to buy Juan Mata from Chelsea in January of last year. He didn't fit in well in the tactical system of David Moyes, and he has mainly been on the periphery of Louis Van Gaal's team for Angel Di Maria, Ander Herrera, and lately even Marouane Fellaini. He was given another chance to prove his mettle against Tottenham after Di Maria's red card against Arsenal in the FA Cup.

The players under threat at United

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It is heading towards two years since Sir Alex Ferguson stepped down as Manchester United manager, and what a dramatic turn of events has ensued. Fergie hand-picked David Moyes as his heir apparent which ended with the former Everton boss being shown the Old Trafford exit door within twelve months.

Man Utd fans say they wanted Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho as manager

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Nearly two-thirds of Manchester United fans have said they wanted Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho as manager instead of David Moyes, according to a poll...

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Van Gaal’s big buys underwhelm, leaving Manchester United vulnerable

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Louis van Gaal's Manchester United tenure appears to be getting rockier by the day. In hindsight, Monday's 2-1 loss at Old Trafford to Arsenal in the FA Cup Sixth Round seems predictable given the recent performances of the Red Devils. Still, losing to one of the club's great rivals and thus being denied any chance at silverware for the second consecutive year has set off alarm bells.

Van Gaal’s big buys underwhelm, leaving Manchester United vulnerable

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Louis van Gaal's Manchester United tenure appears to be getting rockier by the day. In hindsight, Monday's 2-1 loss at Old Trafford to Arsenal in the FA Cup Sixth Round seems predictable given the recent performances of the Red Devils. Still, losing to one of the club's great rivals and thus being denied any chance at silverware for the second consecutive year has set off alarm bells.

Manchester United can have no complaints if they fail to make top four

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When Manchester United hired Louis Van Gaal, it seemed like just the right man at just the right time was being brought in to right the rudderless ship that was Manchester United last season. Now more than six months into his Old Trafford stewardship, it seems the rudder is still in cold storage. United are in many respects no better off than they were this time last season, as David Moyes drove United into the abyss.

Manchester United can have no complaints if they fail to make top four

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When Manchester United hired Louis Van Gaal, it seemed like just the right man at just the right time was being brought in to right the rudderless ship that was Manchester United last season. Now more than six months into his Old Trafford stewardship, it seems the rudder is still in cold storage. United are in many respects no better off than they were this time last season, as David Moyes drove United into the abyss.

Gary Neville: Louis van Gaal Needs To Be Given Time

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Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville believes that Louis van Gaal should not be fired if United fail to qualify for the Champions League again.

David Moyes was sacked by United last season after it become mathematically impossible for his side to qualify for the Champions League, but Neville suggested his successor should not be judged by the same criteria.

Louis van Gaal has at least put Manchester United back on track

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The last eighteen months have been like an unconventional roller-coaster ride for Manchester United fans. Unconventional in that, for a while after Sir Alex Ferguson retired, it felt as if someone had tampered with the breaks and removed a part of the track, leaving us screaming, hurtling through space in a sickening downward spiral for which none of us had been remotely prepared.

Where have all the Scottish EPL managers gone?

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The very Scottish Paul Lambert was asked to grab his things by Aston Villa on 11th Februaryafter a 2-0 loss to the usually dependably-ragged and beatable Hull City on the previous night. This left Scotland without a representation in a primarymanagerial capacity in England's top league since all the money started rolling in with Sky in 1992.

David Moyes says he had to ban chips due to overweight Man Utd players

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Former Manchester United manager David Moyes says he banned chips from the menu at the club's Carrington training base because some of the...

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La Liga

Real Sociedad boss David Moyes discusses his new challenge [VIDEO]

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Sky Sports Originalswent behind the scenes at Real Sociedad to find out how former Manchester United manager David Moyes is adjusting to life in La Liga.

During the twenty-two minute segment, Moyes discusses everything from the difference in officiating in the Primera Division as compared to the Premier League, tohis experiences in everyday life within a new culture.

Real Sociedad boss David Moyes discusses his new challenge [VIDEO]

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Sky Sports Originalswent behind the scenes at Real Sociedad to find out how former Manchester United manager David Moyes is adjusting to life in La Liga.

During the twenty-two minute segment, Moyes discusses everything from the difference in officiating in the Primera Division as compared to the Premier League, tohis experiences in everyday life within a new culture.

Injury blow for David Moyes as Carlos Vela ruled out for two months

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Real Sociedad coach David Moyes has been struck witha major injury blow as striker Carlos Vela has been ruled out for eight weeks.

The Mexico international twisted his knee during Saturday's 5-1 defeat to Real Madrid and was operated on earlier today. The Basque club announced that the surgery went well, but La Real will be without the striker for two months.

Injury blow for David Moyes as Carlos Vela ruled out for two months

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Real Sociedad coach David Moyes has been struck witha major injury blow as striker Carlos Vela has been ruled out for eight weeks.

The Mexico international twisted his knee during Saturday's 5-1 defeat to Real Madrid and was operated on earlier today. The Basque club announced that the surgery went well, but La Real will be without the striker for two months.

The Rest

Rooney: Fellaini is being used in the right way this season

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Marouane Fellaini was considered a safe purchase for David Moyes, after the Belgian midfielder had done such a good job for him at Everton.

However, Fellaini was dreadful in his first season at the club and became a symbol of Moyes' failure. He couldn't even get his own players to do well, let alone the rest of the squad.

TOP FIVE: Manchester United Bromances

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It was truly beautiful. Once Juan Mata had set Ander Herrera up for United's third goal on Saturday, he celebrated with the Stretford End, meaning he was separated from the group of players surrounding his friend. Ander, spotting Juan across a crowded box, broke away from the pack and jogged over to his mate, before lifting him off the ground in an embrace.

Why Arsenal SHOULD let Mikel Arteta leave…..

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As Arsenal look set to finish the season on a high note, there are already rumours beginning to emerge about Arsene Wenger's summer transfer targets and about the future of a few Arsenal stars. There has been plenty of speculation recently about the situation of Mikel Arteta, with David Moyes said to be keen to [.

Zaha stays at Palace on permanent basis

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Wilf Zaha has signed for Crystal Palace on a permanent deal for a reported £3m. United bought him for £10m two years ago.

The youngster was Sir Alex Ferguson's final signing in January 2013 but spent the remainder of that season on loan with Palace.

Zaha joined the club in the summer, after Ferguson's departure, and didn't do enough to impress David Moyes.