Tag Archives: Jose Mourinho

Chelsea 1 – 0 Manchester United: Game in 10 Tweets as Kante scores a stunner and Herrera sees red in the FA Cup

With 3/4ths of the FA Cup semi-final line-up already decided, all that remained was to see whether Chelsea or Manchester United would join Manchester City, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur in the last four at Wembley. It’s fair to say that Jose Mourinho‘s first return to Stamford Bridge his new job did not go well, as […]

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Why aren’t Manchester United scoring more goals?

For all their talent and apparent firepower, Manchester United have failed to score more than one goal in more than half their competitive matches this season (19 times in 37 games). Only one player, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, has scored double figures (19). In the Premier League the situation is dire: just 33 goals in 22 matches […]

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Manchester United 1-1 Liverpool: Game in 13 Tweets as Pogba struggles and Zlatan rescues a point

Last time Jose Mourinho‘s Manchester United and Jurgen Klopp‘s Liverpool locked horns, it resulted in a bore draw that was forgotten as soon as the final whistle blew. Back then, Mourinho saw fit to “park the bus” to stop Klopp’s attacking juggernaut. This time, his United were at home and in fine form, with Liverpool […]

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Manchester United: What is Jose Mourinho’s best team?

It’s that time of year. The January transfer window ‘opens’ earlier and earlier. As with its summer cousin, the major clubs try to conclude deals before the window actually opens. And already the rumours are flying about Jose Mourinho’s targets. With Paul Scholes having suggested recently that the Manchester United manager will need two or […]

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Everton 1-1 Manchester United: Game in 10 Tweets as United drop more Premier League points

Manchester United were involved in more last-gasp drama in the Premier League this weekend. Prior to their draw with West Ham, Arsenal had rescued an equaliser at Old Trafford with virtually the last kick of the game. This time around it was Everton who spoiled Jose Mourinho‘s party; a Leighton Baines penalty rescuing a 1-1 […]

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Manchester United 1-1 Arsenal: Game in 10 Tweets as Giroud rescues the Gunners

A big weekend of domestic football kicked off at Old Trafford, with Saturday’s early game seeing Arsenal visit old rivals Manchester United. SEE ALSO: 3 To See: Manchester United vs. Arsenal team news, Der Klassiker and the Madrid derby It was a renewal of hostilities for Jose Mourinho and Arsene Wenger. Mourinho has been under […]

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3 To See: Manchester United vs. Arsenal team news, Der Klassiker and the Madrid derby

The international break felt a bit longer than a week. With so many games going on it was hard to keep track, but there’s no time for a breather to catch up on how your nation’s World Cup qualification prospects are looking. As international stars disembark from their first class flights, domestic football returns. And what […]

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Chelsea 4-0 Manchester United: Game in 11 Tweets as Mourinho’s Stamford Bridge return turns sour

You may not have heard much about it, but Jose Mourinho returned to his old stomping ground of Stamford Bridge with his new team this weekend. Chelsea welcomed back their old flame while still getting used to their new man, Antonio Conte, and Mourinho and Manchester United are still not totally comfortable with one another either. The […]


Chelsea v Manchester United preview: team news and expected lineups

A mouth-watering tie awaits on Sunday afternoon as Chelsea welcome Manchester United to Stamford Bridge. When United played Manchester City earlier this season the game was very much built up as ‘Mourinho vs Pep’ and the United manager finds himself centre of attention once again as he returns to Chelsea for the first time since […]