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#UK Football

# uk-football - Yesterday’s News

Louis van Gaal says he is ‘not a dictator’

The Manchester United manager is adamant that he is “very flexible”.

# uk-football - Friday 27 March, 2015

Rooney KOs boxing celebration because little Kai copied it at school

Striker Wayne Rooney has defended his boxing antics and insisted he was not knocked out by Phil Bardsley.

# uk-football - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

‘Raheem Sterling is not ready for big-money move’ – John Barnes

The England international is yet to agree to a new deal with the Reds and has been linked with the likes of Real Madrid.

# uk-football - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

‘Beating Hull shows what Chelsea are all about’ – John Terry

The captain says Chelsea’s character is what will help them win the Premier League this season.

In-form United ‘frustrated’ by timing of international break ahead of Premier League run-in

The hero of Anfield, Juan Mata, says it couldn’t have come at a worse time.

# uk-football - Monday 23 March, 2015

Liverpool fan claims he prevented Balotelli from getting sent-off after ‘calming him down’

The home-ground advantage had more benefits than usual for the Reds on Sunday.

Van Gaal: Anfield win one of most important in my career LVG

Van Gaal: Anfield win one of most important in my career

Louis van Gaal believes Sunday’s victory over Liverpool at Anfield is one of the most important wins of his career.

# uk-football - Sunday 22 March, 2015

‘The competition in this country is far greater’ – The Brodge on LVG’s influence at United so far

Louis van Gaal has grasped the problems of Premier League management ahead of Manchester United’s trip to Liverpool, says Brendan Rodgers.

No mental block for Rooney at Anfield – Van Gaal

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal does not believe captain Wayne Rooney has any problems playing at Anfield.

# uk-football - Saturday 21 March, 2015

‘The numbers always tell the truth’ – Mourinho defends Chelsea’s penalty conspiracy article

‘The numbers always tell the truth’ – Mourinho defends Chelsea’s penalty conspiracy article

Jose says there was no agenda behind an article on the club’s website this week.

# uk-football - Friday 20 March, 2015

‘Tottenham wanted to get rid of Harry Kane’

The striker could have departed Spurs in January last year if not for former manager Tim Sherwood.

# uk-football - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Rooney can continue to be a knock out up front

Bryan Robson says the club skipper should lead the line against Liverpool this Sunday.

# uk-football - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Rodgers: United clash a chance to prove improvement

Brendan Rodgers urged Liverpool to prove their worth against Manchester United on Sunday.

Alleged racial abuse of Cup hero mars historic Reading victory

Reading winger Garath McCleary was allegedly racially abused by a fan during Monday’s FA Cup quarter-final win over Bradford City.

United have taken ‘big step’ – Carrick

Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United are full of confidence heading to Liverpool, according to Michael Carrick.

# uk-football - Monday 16 March, 2015

The man who helped dump Ireland out of the 94 World Cup set to manage Sunderland

The Dutchman has confirmed he will take charge of the club.

I love to sing opera, jokes Wayne Rooney

The 29-year-old claims he is the best singer in the Manchester United squad.

Henderson’s lucky winner helps Liverpool maintain top-four bid

After being held off for 68 minutes, a fortuitous goal ensured the Reds prevailed at Swansea City.

# uk-football - Sunday 15 March, 2015

‘That’s the world we live in’ – Rooney responds to boxing controversy

The England captain was on target as United beat Spurs today.

Rooney and Fellaini punish woeful Spurs as United consolidate fourth place

The Red Devils bounced back from FA Cup heartache with a 3-0 win over Tottenham.

# uk-football - Friday 13 March, 2015

Football match abandoned after 58 seconds

Football match abandoned after 58 seconds

“We only knew the game had kicked off because the whistle went.”

# uk-football - Monday 9 March, 2015

Balotelli an ‘absolute waste of time’ – Lawrenson

The Italy international has now gone five competitive matches without scoring.

# uk-football - Friday 6 March, 2015

Arsene Wenger hits back at Paul Scholes’ criticism

The Arsenal boss claims the ex-Manchester United man was out of order.

# uk-football - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Balotelli claims ‘someone doesn’t like me’ after being left on bench again

The striker again stole the headlines following Liverpool’s 2-0 win over Burnley.

‘Emre Can play for any club in the world’ – Brendan Rodgers

The Liverpool boss is very happy with the 21-year old’s progress.

# uk-football - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Van Gaal: Di Maria needs a year to settle at United

The player’s form has come under the microscope since joining the club in a lucrative deal.

# uk-football - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

‘I am not under pressure’ says under-pressure Manuel Pellegrini

Why can’t we give Manuel one last chance?

Fan group want Russell Crowe meeting after Leeds bid talk

The actor caused a buzz by hinting at his interest in buying the club.

England winger Adam Johnson released on bail

Durham Police have released Sunderland’s Adam Johnson on bail as they look into claims of sexual activity with a girl under the age of 16.

Football world pays tribute to Spurs legend Dave Mackay

Former Tottenham and Derby captain Dave Mackay passed away at the age of 80 on Monday.

Sturridge will ‘light up’ Liverpool’s top four bid – Rodgers

The Liverpool boss says his star striker is almost back to full fitness.

# uk-football - Monday 2 March, 2015

‘He’ll figure it out’: Rooney certain Di Maria can shine in tail end of season

‘You don’t lose your talent overnight,’ says Rooney. So what has happened to the Argentine?

Allen hails ‘next level’ Coutinho

Joe Allen paid tribute to the talent of Liverpool team-mate Philippe Coutinho after his stunning winner against Manchester City on Sunday.

# uk-football - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Today’s game ‘most important’ final of my career, says Mourinho

The Chelsea manager has won the Champions League among many other league and cup titles.

# uk-football - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Referee says ‘no mistaken identity’ as Poyet pledges to look again

Roger East has defended his controversial decision to send off Wes Brown in Sunderland’s defeat to Manchester United.

Hughes angry after Stephen Ireland left needing ‘12-15 stitches’ following Hull game

Peter Crouch netted the only goal of a drab affair at the Britannia Stadium.

# uk-football - Friday 27 February, 2015

# uk-football - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Could Russell Crowe be the man to save Leeds?

The crisis club could receive backing from a Hollywood A-lister after Russell Crowe confirmed his interest in investing.

# uk-football - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Swansea to deal with director who called LVG an ‘arrogant b*****d’

Huw Jenkins has confirmed the Welsh club will investigate the incident.

# uk-football - Monday 23 February, 2015

Rodgers: Lallana deserved better from Southampton fans

The England midfielder was jeered on his return to St Mary’s, having left the club for Liverpool last summer, but the Reds boss felt he and Rickie Lambert were harshly treated.

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