The two Manchester clubs battled it out in the quest for a top four finish. A dire game that showed why both teams are fighting for fourth place rather than for the title. Arguably getting a win was more important for City as a top four finish is all Pep Guardiola can aim to achieve after failing in the cup competitions.
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Manchester United Football Club kept the ball rolling in the Premier League over the weekend, with the Red Devils beating Burnley 2-0. In the dying embers of that fixture, Paul Pogba pulled up limp with an apparent injury. Now, the 24-year-old has been ruled out of the Manchester derby.
Well, Manchester United’s preparations for the derby against Manchester City on Thursday will be well underway. Jose Mourinho’s men will be buoyant after a good string of results, but our injury situation doesn’t seem to be easing up. In fact, it’s getting worse.
Manchester United Football Club are in a rich vein of form right now, with Jose Mourinho’s men recording a good string of wins together in the Premier League, whilst still progressing in Europe. However, the inevitable injury problems are now building up due to playing so many games.
Manchester United narrowly made it into the last four of the Europa League tournament, where they’ll play Celta Vigo over two legs. The Red Devils beat Anderlecht 3-2 on aggregate, with the eventual winner coming from the left boot of Marcus Rashford.
Manchester United Football Club had a rather thin-looking squad at the weekend, with several players out injured or banned. Tonight, though, the Red Devils play host to Everton – and thankfully, things are looking quite a lot better.
Well, Manchester United really struggled against West Bromwich Albion yesterday, with Jose Mourinho’s men unable to find the back of the net. There was an alarming lack of creativity from the Red Devils’ attackers, and that must be a real concern for the manager.
Manchester United safely progressed into the quarter-finals of the Europa League just before the international break, with Jose Mourinho’s men beating FC Rostov over two legs. In the round of eight, the Red Devils will take on Anderlecht, with the first game away in Belgium in mid-April.
Manchester United shocked the footballing world last summer, when Jose Mourinho opted to spend a world record fee to bring Paul Pogba back to the Theatre of Dreams. The 24-year-old has definitely had a mixed time of things so far, but we do tend to forget he’s still very young.
Manchester United Football Club haven’t had the best of luck with injuries over the last week or so, with both Phil Jones and Chris Smalling having to leave England’s training camp to come back to Old Trafford with problems. However, we could have just been given some good news on that front…