Maybe I couldn’t get the best out of Sanchez, says Mourinho
Jose Mourinho has described Alexis Sanchez as a ‘sad man’ as the former Manchester United boss discussed his relationship with the Chilean. Mourinho bought Sanchez from Arsenal in January 2018, as part of a swap deal for Henrikh Mkhitaryan, but under-performed at Old Trafford, scoring just five goals in 45 appearances.
Lukaku hits back at critics of his weight
Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku defended his professionalism in the wake of criticism over his weight towards the end of his time at Manchester United. The Belgian joined Inter in a 65 million euro ($73 million) move earlier this month after two years at Old Trafford.
Marcus Rashford ready to be Manchester United's main man
Marcus Rashford welcomed on Saturday the extra responsibility he has been given at Manchester United, after becoming one of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's leaders at Old Trafford. Rashford, 21, faces his biggest season yet after the sale of Romelu Lukaku to Inter Milan confirmed his position as United's number one striker.
Ronaldo wants Juventus to hire Jose Mourinho
Juventus’ announcement that Massimiliano Allegri will leave the club in the summer came as something of a surprise.
Ecuador honors Valencia for his decade at Man United
Ecuador President Lenin Moreno presented Manchester United stalwart Antonio Valencia with the prestigious National Order of Merit medal in recognition of his decade playing for the Premier League giants. "I've ended a wonderful period in Manchester, but now there's a difficult match ahead and I hope to play well, which is being a good father,…
solskjaer is a breath of fresh air for United, says Jones
Phil Jones has saluted Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as a "breath of fresh air" after Manchester United made a winning start to the manager's permanent reign. Solskjaer was handed a three-year contract last week after a successful spell as interim boss since December. The former United striker's astute leadership has revived a club in turmoil during…
Mikel Obi talks early days in Chelsea, says Mourinho "killed me"
Former Chelsea midfielder and Nigeria international John Obi Mikel said he was quite slow to the pace expected of him by Jose Mourinho in his early days at the club. "Got sent off on my first game. Mourinho killed me. The speed of the game took me a while to understand it," Mikel said in…
Mourinho distances self from Real Madrid return
Jose Mourinho has not spoken to Real Madrid but has admitted he is ‘proud’ that their supporters chanted his name. Los Blancos fans called for the Portuguese boss to return after their 4-1 thumping at the hands of Ajax on Tuesday night. The defeat saw Real Madrid exit the Champions League at the last-16 stage after…
Mourinho trust Arrizabalaga will succed in Chelsea despite Carabao Cup final fallout
Former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says Kepa Arrizabalaga is 'a great kid' and believes the amazing fall-out with Maurizio Sarri at Wembley was down to a genuine mistake.
Unhappy Madrid were too soft against Barca - Mourinho
Jose Mourinho accused Real Madrid of lacking fight and looking unhappy against Barcelona on Saturday, just as the pressure cranked up on coach Santiago Solari after a second successive Clasico defeat.