Category Archives: Manchester

Man City wins derby, EPL title race turning into procession

MANCHESTER, England — Surely nothing can stop Manchester City now. The race for the Premier League title is turning into a procession after City beat fierce rival Manchester United 2-1 on Sunday, extending its lead to 11 points in a record-breaking start to the season. This 14th straight victory for City is a record run…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/man-city-wins-derby-epl-title-race-turning-into-procession

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City beats United 2-1 in Manchester derby, leads EPL by 11

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester City capitalized on two defensive lapses by Romelu Lukaku to claim a record-setting 2-1 win over Manchester United and open up an 11-point lead over its fierce rival in the Premier League on Sunday. Both of Lukaku’s mistakes came in United’s penalty area while the forward was defending set pieces, with…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/city-beats-united-2-1-in-manchester-derby-leads-epl-by-11

To Man City go the spoils

Heroics at both ends led Manchester City to a 2-1 win at Old Trafford.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/12/10/to-man-city-go-the-spoils/

Mourinho aims dig at Guardiola over Silva injury

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho suggested rival coach Pep Guardiola isn’t telling the truth in making David Silva a doubt for Manchester City ahead of the derby. Guardiola said Silva was injured against West Ham on Sunday and that “I don’t know if he is able to play on Sunday” against United.…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/mourinho-aims-dig-at-guardiola-over-silva-injury

Mourinho: Pogba starts Tuesday, caution with Zlatan

United’s weekend may make the difference between a true title fight and the polishing of a place in City’s trophy case.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/12/04/mourinho-pogba-starts-tuesday-caution-with-zlatan/

Mourinho hits out at Arsenal, Koscielny after Man United win

Mourinho not happy with Arsenal as his side withstand onslaught to keep the heat on Man City.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/12/02/mourinho-hits-out-at-arsenal-koscielny-after-man-united-win/

Manchester United 1-0 Brighton: Win nabbed in downpour

Lewis Dunk was credited with the own goal, as the Gulls’ game effort leaves them in ninth.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/11/25/manchester-united-1-0-brighton-win-nabbed-in-downpour/

Man United loses 1-0 at Basel in Champions League

BASEL, Switzerland — Manchester United was deservedly beaten 1-0 by a spirited Basel in the Champions League on Wednesday, leaving all the qualification places open in Group A with one game remaining. Basel defender Michael Lang struck in the 89th minute to cap an impressive second half for the Swiss champion, which had struggled in…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/man-united-loses-1-0-at-basel-in-champions-league

Man United loses 1-0 at Basel in Champions League

BASEL, Switzerland — Manchester United was deservedly beaten 1-0 by a spirited Basel in the Champions League on Wednesday, leaving all the qualification places open in Group A with one game remaining. Basel defender Michael Lang struck in the 89th minute to cap an impressive second half for the Swiss champion, which had struggled in…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/sports-pmn/man-united-loses-1-0-at-basel-in-champions-league

UK’s May tells divided party to ‘shape up’ and deliver

MANCHESTER, England — British Prime Minister Theresa May will announce a plan for new government-built homes as she tries to restore momentum to her divided administration. May’s Conservative Party is in a sour mood after a June election saw it reduced to a minority government. The poor result left a weakened May struggling to unite…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/uks-may-tells-divided-party-to-shape-up-and-deliver