Juan Mata

Manchester United

What We Learned From Man United 1-0 Bournemouth

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Manchester United responded to the loss in the derby with a 1-0 win against Bournemouth and contributing writer, Nathan Quao of Citi Sports, Accra, points out the main topics from the tie.

Good victory, average performance

At the end of the day, we will all care about the result and the fact that the team could find the victory after the loss to Manchester City but the process of getting the result did not leave anyone feeling great.

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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UEFA president joins players in salary pledge charity

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Paris (AFP) – UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin joined several players in pledging one percent of his salary to Juan Mata’s Common Goal project on Wednesday.

Spain and Manchester United midfielder Mata launched the programme in August alongside streetfootballworld, a group of 120 charities from 80 countries, with the donated wages helping to fund the football charities.

UEFA president joins players in salary pledge charity

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Paris (AFP) – UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin joined several players in pledging one percent of his salary to Juan Mata’s Common Goal project on Wednesday.

Spain and Manchester United midfielder Mata launched the programme in August alongside streetfootballworld, a group of 120 charities from 80 countries, with the donated wages helping to fund the football charities.

Mata: I’m settled in Manchester and want to stay

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Juan Mata's contract at Manchester United expires in the summer and he would be free to talk to other clubs in January about a move away from the club.

However, in an interview with ESPN, Mata has claimed he hopes he can continue at United and would sign an extension if one was offered.

Why not?

Juan Mata linked with January move to Real Madrid

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Manchester United attacking midfielder Juan Mata is a January transfer target for Real Madrid, according to the Daily Express. The 29-year-old came...

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Juan Mata reacts to Man Utd’s defeat at Chelsea

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Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata has been giving his reaction to the defeat at his former club Chelsea yesterday. The Red Devils suffered a 1-0...

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Man Utd: Sloppy Red Devils Slip Up Away To Huddersfield (Video)

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Manchester United lost for the first time in the Premier League this season after a disappointing display away to Huddersfield.

Huddersfield were lively from the start but it was sloppy play from the Red Devils which lead to the opener on 28 minutes.

Juan Mata was the culprit for the visitors, giving the ball away to the excellent Aaron Mooy, who fed Tom Ince.

Premier League players join Juan Mata’s charity pledge

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London (AFP) – Bournemouth’s Charlie Daniels and Swansea’s Alfie Mawson have become the first English players to pledge at least one percent of their wages to Juan Mata’s Common Goal project.

The Manchester United and Spain midfielder launched the initiative in August, which supports football-based projects around the world.

Man Utd star turns down move to Chinese Super League

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Manchester United playmaker Juan Mata has rejected the chance to make a lucrative move to the Chinese Super League, according to the Daily Mirror....

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Giorgio Chiellini Becomes Latest Footballer To Pledge 1% Of Salary To Juan Mata’s Common Goal Charity Campaign

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Giorgio Chiellini has become the latest footballer to pledge 1% of his salary to charity as part of Juan Mata's admirable Common Goal campaign.

Mata launched the drive at the beginning of August with the aim of supporting grassroots football projects and vulnerable children the world over.

Mourinho: Shaw has to keep working to get back in the team

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Luke Shaw made his first appearance since April when he came off the bench in Manchester United's 4-1 win over Burton. He replaced Juan Mata at half-time and had a decent 45 minutes. He even had the ball in the back of the net but it was ruled out for offside.

Jose Mourinho has said the left-back won't start against Southampton though as he still has plenty of work to do to make himself match fit for Premier League opposition.

Rival managers explain why they sell us top players

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Nemanja Matic has made a great start to life at Manchester United. Chelsea fans must be wondering why on earth their club sanctioned the transfer, given how much the Serbian has clearly improved United's performances this season.

However, he isn't the first player to join us from a rival club.

RoM Reads

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Scott wrote for Paddy Power about Jonny Evans' potential return to City.

The Telegraphinterviews Eric Bailly.

The Guardian reports on Bolt pulling out of the legends game.

The Mirror reports on Mats Hummels joining Juan Mata in giving 1% of his earnings to charity.

The Independentdiscusses Mourinho's plans to bring Ibrahimovic back as a coach.

Man Utd’s Juan Mata to donate 1% of wages to charity

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London (AFP) – Manchester United attacking midfielder Juan Mata vowed on Friday to donate one percent of his salary to charity and called on other professional footballers to follow suit.

The Spain international, 29, has signed up to a scheme called Common Goal created by streetfootballworld, a group of 120 charities from 80 countries.

Man Utd’s Juan Mata to donate 1% of wages to charity

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London (AFP) – Manchester United attacking midfielder Juan Mata vowed on Friday to donate one percent of his salary to charity and called on other professional footballers to follow suit.

The Spain international, 29, has signed up to a scheme called Common Goal created by streetfootballworld, a group of 120 charities from 80 countries.

Man Utd star announces he is giving 1% of his salary to charity

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Manchester United attacking midfielder Juan Mata has revealed that he will be donating 1% of his wages to charity from today. The Spain international...

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Special Juan launches project to donate his “obscene” salary to charity

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"Who's the greatest player in the Premier League? It's you Juan, Juan, Juan, it's you Juan, Juan," Manchester United fans sing about our no.8, Mata.

Today he has taken our affection to the next level by starting a project that will see him donate a percentage of his wage to charity.

The organisation is called "Common Goal" and he will be one of 10 players to donate part of his salary.

Man Utd: Juan Mata To Donate Portion Of Salary To Charity As Part Of ‘Common Goal’ Campaign

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Juan Mata has pledged to donate a portion of his salary to charity and has urged his fellow professional footballers to do likewise.

The Manchester United forward will donate 1% of his wages to the Common Goal campaign, which has been set upto support grassroots football projects around the world.

Man Utd’s Snazzy New ‘Holy Trinity’ Silver Third Shirt Was Designed By A 21-Year-Old Fan (Photos & Video)

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Manchester United have released their new third kit for 2017-18 and it's not nearly as bad as it might have been.

When images of the strip leaked a couple of months back it looked like United's 'Holy Trinity' homage was shaping up to be an eyesore "Morph and his family choosing which rollercoaster to go on" but, mercifully, the design is much more subtle than first feared.

Rashford double as United thrash Galaxy

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Los Angeles (AFP) – Marcus Rashford scored twice as Manchester United kicked off their pre-season tour of the United States with a 5-2 rout of the Los Angeles Galaxy on Saturday.

With new signing Romelu Lukaku starting on the bench, England striker Rashford reminded manager Jose Mourinho of his eye for goal with an energetic display against an outclassed Galaxy team.

Man Utd: Diddy Little Juan Mata Tries On Romelu Lukaku’s Gigantic Size 13.5 Football Boots (Photo)

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With Romelu Lukaku officially completing his big move to Manchester United yesterday, Juan Mata was one of the first to welcome his ex-Chelsea teammate to the fold.

"Welcome Romelu Lukaku, aka biggest boots EVER," Mata quipped on Twitter before posting an image of himself wearing the Belgian's enormous size 13.

Wayne Rooney Involved In Proceedings As Man Utd Launch New 2017/18 Home Kit (Photos & Video)

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Manchester United have unveiled their new home kit just days ahead of their pre-season jaunt to the United States.

The Adidas offering is red with black and white cuffs (supposedly inspired by the flags waved at Old Trafford on matchdays) and has a neat little button-up grandad collar.

Mata eager for Manchester United to build momentum

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London (AFP) – Juan Mata believes it is imperative Manchester United win their final two Premier League games to make sure they are in peak condition for their Europa League final against Ajax.

United’s 2-1 defeat at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday means they can no longer finish in the top four and leaves the Europa League final in Stockholm on May 24 as their last chance of securing Champions League qualification.

Mata eager for Manchester United to build momentum

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London (AFP) – Juan Mata believes it is imperative Manchester United win their final two Premier League games to make sure they are in peak condition for their Europa League final against Ajax.

United’s 2-1 defeat at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday means they can no longer finish in the top four and leaves the Europa League final in Stockholm on May 24 as their last chance of securing Champions League qualification.

Injured Man Utd star suggests he could play again this season

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Man Utd ‘in trouble’ with injuries – Mourinho

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United’s mounting injury problems mean they are “in trouble” going into the season’s decisive weeks, according to manager Jose Mourinho.

Mourinho lost Marcos Rojo and Zlatan Ibrahimiovic to injury during Thursday’s Europa League quarter-final win over Anderlecht, the pair joining Phil Jones, Chris Smalling and Juan Mata on the sidelines.

Man Utd ‘in trouble’ with injuries – Mourinho

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United’s mounting injury problems mean they are “in trouble” going into the season’s decisive weeks, according to manager Jose Mourinho.

Mourinho lost Marcos Rojo and Zlatan Ibrahimiovic to injury during Thursday’s Europa League quarter-final win over Anderlecht, the pair joining Phil Jones, Chris Smalling and Juan Mata on the sidelines.

Mourinho gives downbeat assessment on key Manchester United trio

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London (AFP) – Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will hope no mishap befalls central defenders Eric Bailly and Marcos Rojo after announcing on Friday both Chris Smalling and Phil Jones will be out till “mid-May”.

Mourinho, speaking after United returned from Belgium where they drew 1-1 with Anderlecht in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final, added pivotal midfielder Juan Mata would be out till “late May”, which could mean he misses all of the Premier League run-in.

Mourinho gives downbeat assessment on key Manchester United trio

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London (AFP) – Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will hope no mishap befalls central defenders Eric Bailly and Marcos Rojo after announcing on Friday both Chris Smalling and Phil Jones will be out till “mid-May”.

Mourinho, speaking after United returned from Belgium where they drew 1-1 with Anderlecht in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final, added pivotal midfielder Juan Mata would be out till “late May”, which could mean he misses all of the Premier League run-in.

Unlikely lads looking to steer United to historic trophy

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Brussels (AFP) – It is a motley crew of Manchester United players heading to Brussels as history beckons for the 20-time champions of England.

With the likes of Wayne Rooney, Juan Mata, Chris Smalling and even David De Gea injured and likely to miss Thursday’s clash with Anderlecht, a gaggle of unlikely lads will look to propel the three-time European champions to a first ever victory in the continent’s secondary club competition.

United players ‘not in love with goal’, says Mourinho

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho has accused Manchester United of lacking a killer instinct after another week of misfiring performances at Old Trafford, saying players are “not in love with the goal”.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic, 35, is United’s 27-goal top scorer of which 16 have been in the Premier League.

Mata bemoans Manchester United’s ‘bad luck’

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London (AFP) – Juan Mata believes Manchester United are being punished harshly as a result of injuries and suspensions.

The Spain midfielder, currently sidelined after groin surgery, was one of several first-choice players who missed Saturday’s frustrating goalless draw at home to West Bromwich Albion.

Mata bemoans Manchester United’s ‘bad luck’

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London (AFP) – Juan Mata believes Manchester United are being punished harshly as a result of injuries and suspensions.

The Spain midfielder, currently sidelined after groin surgery, was one of several first-choice players who missed Saturday’s frustrating goalless draw at home to West Bromwich Albion.

Mata adds to Mourinho’s injury problems

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United’s injury problems mounted on Friday as the club revealed Spanish midfielder Juan Mata would be out of action after undergoing a groin operation.

The 28-year-old - who appears to have gained United manager Jose Mourinho’s trust after failing to do so when they were both at Chelsea - will be out for an unspecified amount of time, the club said in a statement.

Mata adds to Mourinho’s injury problems

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United’s injury problems mounted on Friday as the club revealed Spanish midfielder Juan Mata would be out of action after undergoing a groin operation.

The 28-year-old - who appears to have gained United manager Jose Mourinho’s trust after failing to do so when they were both at Chelsea - will be out for an unspecified amount of time, the club said in a statement.

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Huddersfield 2-1 Man Utd: The main talking points

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Manchester United tasted their first loss of the season after a 2-1 defeat at Huddersfield Town. Contributing writer, Nathan Quao, of Citi Sports, Accra, Ghana, picks out the main talking points.

Zero output from players

For a team seeking to fare better than last season, the least thing could have expected was a lack of effort.

Common Goal: Charlie Daniels And Alfie Mawson Become First English Players To Sign Up To Juan Mata’s Charity Campaign

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Juan Mata's Common Goal charity campaign has two new Premier League-based pledges in Charlie Daniels of Bournemouth and Alfie Mawson of Swansea.

Daniels and Mawson are the first two English players to join the Common Goal cause, which will see them each donate 1% of their annual salary to organisations supporting grassroots football projects and vulnerable children across the world.

PICTURE: Mata tries on Lukaku’s massive boots

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Manchester United players took part in their first pre-season training session this afternoon in LA. Romelu Lukaku joined up with his new teammates for the first time too.

Juan Mata took to Twitter to welcome the new striker and took a picture wearing Lukaku's boots. Our new no.9 wears a size 13.

POLL: Which injured player would you most like to return first?

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Manchester United are currently enduring an injury crisis. It couldn't be worse timing, given the build up of fixtures and important games ahead.

Chris Smalling and Phil Jones were predicted to return in May, while Juan Mata has the potential to return for the very end of the season. Marcos Rojo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic won't play again this season.