Paul Pogba declared himself “honoured” to win the first Europa League Player of the Season award as Manchester United stars claimed the top three places. France midfielder Pogba led the way ahead of team-mates Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Zlatan Ibrahimovic following United’s triumph in the 2016-17 tournament, which secured the club a route back into the
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Luke Shaw won’t feature in his starting XI for the meeting with Saint-Etienne. The left-back has not featured for the United first team since the 4-0 FA Cup over Wigan Athletic back in January, while he his last league start came all the way back in October.
Jose Mourinho hopes to upset one of his star midfielder’s guiding influences when Manchester United host Saint-Etienne in the Europa League on Thursday. The Portuguese’s famous will to win will be undimmed at Old Trafford, but Paul Pogba’s mother Yeo Moriba is angling for a draw. This is due to the presence of Pogba’s older
Manchester United have added Bastian Schweinsteiger to their Europa League squad for the knockout stages of the tournament. s The former Germany international was deemed surplus to requirements by manager Jose Mourinho at the start of the season and was left out of United’s initial European roster. Nevertheless, Schweinsteiger has returned to selection contention in
Zlatan Ibrahimovic believes Henrikh Mkhitaryan is poised to make his mark on Manchester United after playing a starring role in Thursday’s 2-0 win at Zorya. Armenia playmaker Mkhitaryan scored his first goal since leaving Borussia Dortmund for Old Trafford in the Europa League success, which secured Jose Mourinho’s side a place in the knockout rounds.
ose Mourinho applauded Henrikh Mkhitaryan ’s mentality after a fine solo goal in Thursday’s 2-0 over Zorya highlighted the Armenian’s up-turn in fortunes at Manchester United. Mkhitaryan endured a difficult few months initially following his big-money move from Borussia Dortmund in July, with a poor showing in the September derby defeat to Manchester City resulting
Henrikh Mkhitaryan was relieved to end a long wait for his first Manchester United goal in Thursday’s Europa League victory at Zorya. Having signed from Borussia Dortmund in July, the playmaker has had to overcome injury problems and criticism from manager Jose Mourinho prior to winning his place in the team. He netted his first
Jose Mourinho has described Wayne Rooney European goalscoring record for Manchester United as “amazing” as well as giving rare praise to Henrikh Mkhitaryan. United thumped Feyenoord 4-0 in the Europa League at Old Trafford on Thursday, with captain Rooney shining by scoring one goal and setting up another for Juan Mata. His strike in the
Claude Puel called for Southampton to improve their concentration levels after his side were beaten 1-0 at Sparta Prague in the Europa League on Thursday. An early volley by Sparta’s left-back Costa Nhamoinesu proved to be the winner as Southampton struggled for penetration despite dominating possession. Southampton will have to either beat Hapoel Be’er Sheva
Wayne Rooney became Manchester United’s outright top goalscorer in European competitions by breaking the deadlock in the Europa League tie against Feyenoord on Thursday at Old Trafford. Rooney made headlines for the right reasons – he was recently heavily criticised for his late-night drinking antics while on international duty – when he started the move