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Manchester United 1-2 Manchester City: Fallout from the Derby

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Manchester United lost 2-1 at Old Trafford to Pep Guardiola's Manchester City in the Derby for the second straight season and contributing writer, Nathan Quao, of Citi Sports, Accra, points out the major talking points from the encounter.

Unlucky Lukaku

What a way for your first Premier League derby day to go!

Martial FC

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It feels odd describing a £50m man who scored against Liverpool on his United debut as a "cult hero", but Anthony Martial's Manchester United career has constantly refused to be a straightforward.

Picked up in the dying embers of the Summer 2015 transfer window after Ed Woodward asked Jorge Mendes if he had any remaining stock left in his fun house, the story of Martial bares all the hallmarks of United post-Fergie.

Three things for United supporters to look forward to this season

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The rise and rise of Marcus Rashford
Manchester United have inevitably been linked to Monaco's Kylian Mbappe this summer, but ask yourself why would they spend in excess of £100 million on the French striker, when they can already boast a player just as good?

There is no better young striker in world football than Marcus Rashford, and he cost the club absolutely nothing.

Manchester United

Man City: Citizens Enjoy Record-Breaking 14th Consecutive Top-Flight Win After Deserved Victory At Old Trafford (Video)

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Manchester City secured a previous 2-1 away win at Old Trafford, a result which sees the Citizens go 11 points clear at the top of the table, as well as becoming the first top-flight side to register 14 consecutive victories in a single season.

City dominated the game in the first period, with David Silva opening the scoring on 42 minutes after a corner.

Champions League: Man Utd Book Place In Last 16 After Record-Equaling 40th Consecutive Game Unbeaten At Home (Video)

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Manchester United booked their place in last last 16 of the Champions League after coming from behind to beat CSKA Moscow 2-1 at Old Trafford.

That win extended the Red Devils' unbeaten run at home to 40 games, equaling their best-ever run without losing on home soil from 1965.

Hapless Svilar helps Manchester United to brink of Champions League last 16

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United closed to the brink of the Champions League knockout phase after more inadvertent generosity from Benfica goalkeeper Mile Svilar helped them to a 2-0 victory on Tuesday.

Having carried a Marcus Rashford free-kick into his own net to gift United victory in the reverse fixture, 18-year-old Svilar scored an unwitting own goal when Nemanja Matic’s shot hit the post and went in off his arm.

Hapless Svilar helps Manchester United to brink of Champions League last 16

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United closed to the brink of the Champions League knockout phase after more inadvertent generosity from Benfica goalkeeper Mile Svilar helped them to a 2-0 victory on Tuesday.

Having carried a Marcus Rashford free-kick into his own net to gift United victory in the reverse fixture, 18-year-old Svilar scored an unwitting own goal when Nemanja Matic’s shot hit the post and went in off his arm.

Hapless Svilar helps Manchester United to brink of last 16

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United closed to the brink of the Champions League knockout phase after more inadvertent generosity from Benfica goalkeeper Mile Svilar helped them to a 2-0 victory on Tuesday.

Having carried a Marcus Rashford free-kick into his own net to gift United victory in the reverse fixture, 18-year-old Svilar scored an unwitting own goal when Nemanja Matic’s shot hit the post and went in off his back.

Hapless Svilar helps Manchester United to brink of last 16

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United closed to the brink of the Champions League knockout phase after more inadvertent generosity from Benfica goalkeeper Mile Svilar helped them to a 2-0 victory on Tuesday.

Having carried a Marcus Rashford free-kick into his own net to gift United victory in the reverse fixture, 18-year-old Svilar scored an unwitting own goal when Nemanja Matic’s shot hit the post and went in off his back.

Marcus Rashford limps off injured during Man Utd’s win over Benfica

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Manchester United's injury woes have worsened after Marcus Rashford was forced off during tonight's win over Benfica. The England...

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Photo: Marcus Rashford hangs out with Anthony Joshua

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Rashford: United’s academy makes you a good person as well as a good player

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Marcus Rashford has enjoyed a fantastic start to his Manchester United career and has managed to sustain his top form in to his third season.

Having impressed with his mentality off the pitch as well as on it, Rashford has credited United's academy system for keeping him grounded.

I think obviously the coaching is very good, but they also try to turn you into good people as well as good players.

Man United 4-0 Crystal Palace: The Takeaways

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Manchester United got themselves another home victory and this time, it was struggling Crystal Palace's turn to get the four goal-scoreline which has almost become 'normal'. Contributing writer, Nathan Quao of Accra-based Citi FM, picks out the main talking points.

Early start stopped Eagles' flight

When teams in distress come to Old Trafford, they usually think of two things.

England international heaps praise on Marcus Rashford

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Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford is arguably the brightest young thing in English football right now. The 19-year-old has made an excellent start to the 2017-18 campaign, scoring five goals in 10 appearances across all competitions, predominantly from out of... Continue Reading →

Man Utd: Jose Mourinho Sent To Stands For Encroachment As Red Devils Battle To Victory Over Southampton (Photos & Video)

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Manchester United registered their best start to a Premier League campaign since 2011/12 thanks to a hard-fought win at St. Mary's.

Romelu Lukaku netted the only goal of the game on 20 minutes, the Belgian tapping home his sixth of the new league campaign after Fraser Forster had saved his initial header.

Carabao Cup: Rashford Nets Brace As Holders Man Utd Cruise To Victory Over Burton (Video)

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Manchester United booked their place in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup after a comfortable 4-1 victory against Championship side Burton Albion at Old Trafford.

Both sides made a whole raft of changes for the game, with Sergio Romero starting in goal for the hosts and captain Michael Carrick making his first appearance of the season.

Manchester United, Manchester City into League Cup fourth round

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London (AFP) – Marcus Rashford fired Manchester United into the League Cup fourth round as the holders crushed Burton 4-1, while Manchester City eased through with a 2-1 win at West Bromwich Albion on Wednesday.

City and United, currently first and second in the Premier League, took contrasting routes to the last 16, where they were joined by Chelsea, Arsenal and Everton as the big guns advanced despite fielding weakened teams.

United, City into League Cup fourth round

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Londres (AFP) – Marcus Rashford fired Manchester United into the League Cup fourth round as the holders crushed Burton 4-1, while Manchester City eased through with a 2-1 win at West Bromwich Albion on Wednesday.

City and United, currently first and second in the Premier League, took contrasting routes to the last 16, where they were joined by Chelsea, Arsenal and Everton as the big guns advanced despite fielding weakened teams.

United, City into League Cup fourth round

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Londres (AFP) – Marcus Rashford fired Manchester United into the League Cup fourth round as the holders crushed Burton 4-1, while Manchester City eased through with a 2-1 win at West Bromwich Albion on Wednesday.

City and United, currently first and second in the Premier League, took contrasting routes to the last 16, where they were joined by Chelsea, Arsenal and Everton as the big guns advanced despite fielding weakened teams.

Video: Marcus Rashford discusses scoring on his Champions League debut

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‘I Don’t Like Flicks And Tricks’ – Jose Mourinho Admonishes Man Utd For Complacent ‘Playstation Football’ In Win Over Basel

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Ever the pessimist, Jose Mourinho still found something to moan about after watching his Manchester United side cruise to a straightforward 3-0 victory over Basel on their return to the Champions League group stage on Tuesday evening.

You'd think the only blot on the copybook would be losing Paul Pogba to injury in the early stages of the match but no, after the final whistle Mourinho was left griping about the precise manner in which his team sauntered to a comprehensive win.

Fix-it Fellaini gets Manchester United off the mark

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Substitute Marouane Fellaini proved an unlikely source of inspiration as Manchester United comfortably defeated Basel 3-0 on their return to the Champions League on Tuesday.

Fellaini, a replacement for the injured Paul Pogba, gave United a 35th-minute lead at a drizzly Old Trafford and teed up Marcus Rashford for the hosts’ third goal after Romelu Lukaku had struck early in the second period.

Southgate says Rashford is on path to greatness

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London (AFP) – England manager Gareth Southgate says he has seen glimpses of former national-team heroes Wayne Rooney and Michael Owen in Manchester United teenager Marcus Rashford.

Rashford, 19, scored one goal and made another as England came from behind to beat Slovakia 2-1 on Monday, which took them to within touching distance of World Cup qualification.

Southgate says Rashford is on path to greatness

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London (AFP) – England manager Gareth Southgate says he has seen glimpses of former national-team heroes Wayne Rooney and Michael Owen in Manchester United teenager Marcus Rashford.

Rashford, 19, scored one goal and made another as England came from behind to beat Slovakia 2-1 on Monday, which took them to within touching distance of World Cup qualification.

[Video] Marcus Rashford stars as England near 2018 World Cup qualification

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Manchester United's Marcus Rashford put in a man of the match performance and scored the winner as England beat Slovakia 2-1 in their 2018 World Cup qualifier at Wembley this evening. England had to come from a goal down in... Continue Reading →

Henrikh Mkhitaryan equals Premier League assist record

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In-form Manchester United attacking midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan has equalled a 23-year-old Premier League record for assists at the start of a new season.

The Armenia international has so far registered five assists in three league games which was previously achieved by Newcastle United’s Ruel Fox back in the 1994/95 season.

Rashford needs to learn to love jeering fans

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Marcus Rashford was booed from the first minute in Manchester United's 4-0 win over Swansea, much to the confusion of our fans. How could anyone not like Rashford?!

Well, Rashford was guilty of a dive in our 1-1 draw against Swansea last season. We might have forgotten it but the Swansea fans clearly hadn't.

Romelu Lukaku matches Dennis Bergkamp goal record on Man Utd debut

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Romelu Lukaku enjoyed a dream debut for Manchester United on Sunday as the £75 million summer signing scored a brace in a 4-0 trashing of West Ham to open our 2017-18 Premier League account.

The Belgian first fired past Joe Hart at his near post following an excellent defence-splitting pass from Marcus Rashford who had been played in down the left wing by a tremendous interception from Nemanja Matic on the halfway line.

Mourinho Happy As Man United Turn On The Style

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Romelu Lukaku announced his arrival at Old Trafford by scoring twice on his Premier League debut for Manchester United as they embarrassed West Ham.

Jose Mourinho's team were a constant threat against a poor Hammers side, offering excitement and encouragement to their supporters on the opening weekend of the new Premier League season.

Who will win the Premier League Golden Boot? 12 candidates to be top scorer

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As the new Premier League season fast approaches, one question on everyone's mind, as always, is who's going to be the top goalscorer this season? Here are the top ten favourites to win the...

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Manchester United can benefit from Madrid lesson, says Mourinho

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Skopje (AFP) – Jose Mourinho insisted that Manchester United had emerged from their trip to Skopje for the UEFA Super Cup reinforced despite the scoreline flattering them in a 2-1 defeat to Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid.

The Portuguese manager had expected his side to struggle against the reigning European champions and they could have conceded more than just the goals scored by Casemiro and Isco, one in each half.

Golden Boy Award

Kylian Mbappe Crowned Golden Boy 2017 Award Winner, Pips Ousmane Dembele And Gabriel Jesus On The Podium

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Coming as a surprise to literally nobody, Kylian Mbappe has been crowned the winner of the Golden Boy award for 2017, as announced by Tuttosport this very morning.

The award is bestowed uponst the best player in Europe under the age of 21, with Mbappe's stellar eight-month ascendance seeing the PSG prodigy pipping Ousmane Dembele and Gabriel Jesus into second and third spot respectively.

Mbappe, Dembele And Rashford All Get The Nod As Tuttosport Reveal 25-Man Shortlist For 2017 Golden Boy Award

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Italian newspaper Tuttosport have belched forth the 25 names included on their shortlist for the 2017 Golden Boy award, given to the best footballer in Europe under the age of 21.

The award has become increasingly prestigious over the past decade or so, with previous winners including Wayne Rooney, Raheem Sterling, Cesc Fabregas, Paul Pogba, Anthony Martial, Isco, Mario Balotelli, Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero and, last year, Renato Sanches.

England

Southgate admits England have long way to go

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London (AFP) – England manager Gareth Southgate conceded his team were a “work in progress” after they qualified for next year’s World Cup with a desperately laboured 1-0 victory over Slovenia.

England’s fans had long given up on Thursday’s game at Wembley and were entertaining themselves by launching paper aeroplanes towards the pitch by the time Harry Kane stabbed in a predatory 94th-minute winner.

Southgate admits England have long way to go

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London (AFP) – England manager Gareth Southgate conceded his team were a “work in progress” after they qualified for next year’s World Cup with a desperately laboured 1-0 victory over Slovenia.

England’s fans had long given up on Thursday’s game at Wembley and were entertaining themselves by launching paper aeroplanes towards the pitch by the time Harry Kane stabbed in a predatory 94th-minute winner.

VIDEO: Rashford makes the difference for England in win over Slovakia

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Marcus Rashford lost the ball in the lead up to Slovakia taking the lead against England this evening. He was keen to make up for his error though and assisted Eric Dier's equaliser. With half an hour to go, he scored a stunning winner.


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Rashford redemption sends England closer to World Cup

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London (AFP) – Marcus Rashford atoned for a costly error to bring England a 2-1 home win over Slovakia on Monday that left them within touching distance of next year’s World Cup.

The 19-year-old was at fault as Stanislav Lobotka stunned a two-thirds full Wembley to give Slovakia a third-minute lead, but set up the equaliser for Eric Dier and then netted a sumptuous 20-yard winner in the second half.

Rashford redemption sends England closer to World Cup

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London (AFP) – Marcus Rashford atoned for a costly error to bring England a 2-1 home win over Slovakia on Monday that left them within touching distance of next year’s World Cup.

The 19-year-old was at fault as Stanislav Lobotka stunned a two-thirds full Wembley to give Slovakia a third-minute lead, but set up the equaliser for Eric Dier and then netted a sumptuous 20-yard winner in the second half.

The Rest

Marcus Rashford: Tim Howard was my idol

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Tim Howard's time at Manchester United serves as an unlikely inspiration to one of the sport's brightest young stars.

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford says the U.S. Men's National Team goalkeeper was his childhood "idol". Rashford, who played as a goalkeeper during his youth, looked up to and tried to emulate Howard, who made 77 appearances for Man United from2003 to 2007

"My first season, I went in net," Rashford told The Sunday Times.

PICTURES: Academy wall mural at Carrington

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At Carrington training ground an 'Academy Wall' has been created to celebrate the players who have graduated from the youth set up to the first team.