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Odion Ighalo has become the first Nigerian to play for Manchester United following his debut against Chelsea.

Odion Ighalo explains why he preferred Ruud van Nistelrooy to Robin van Persie

Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo says he preferred former Red Devils forward Ruud van Nistelrooy to Robin van Persie because he played in a similar way to the Nigerian.
Barcelona star Ousmane Dembele suffered an injury after the La Liga opener against Athletic Bilbao on Friday evening, the France star finished the game but had some discomfort on his leg as he walked off the pitch.

Barcelona gets LaLiga permission to sign a striker in 15 days

Barcelona have been given permission to sign a new striker after the LaLiga medical commission agreed that Ousmane Dembélé is set for a long spell on the sidelines.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has included Odion Ighalo in his update Europa League squad.

Former Manchester United defender wishes Odion Ighalo luck with new jersey number

Former Manchester United defender Antonio Valencia has sent a good luck message to Odion Ighalo after he was handed the Ecuadorian old jersey number.
Former Man City boss and Manchester United striker Mark Hughes believes Odion Ighalo will offer the Red Devils something they are desperately lacking at the moment.

Manchester United hand Odion Ighalo number 25 shirt

Nigerian striker Odion Ighalo has been given the number 25 shirt at Manchester United following his January loan move from Shanghai Greenland Shenhua.
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Premier League not following FIFA advice for handling racism

Tottenham has asked the Premier League to clarify the procedures it follows in the wake of the fallout from Chelsea defender Antonio Rüdiger reporting being subjected to monkey noises from the home fans in Sunday’s London derby.

LaLiga unveils four new ambassadors

Four new Ambassadors have been unveiled in Madrid, as LaLiga continues to strengthen its squad of ambassadors around the globe of its most distinguished representatives.
David de Gea “is staying” at Manchester United, says Peter Schmeichel, with the former goalkeeper claiming the Spaniard has been “tied down” despite no official announcement of a new contract.

Peter Schmeichel: David de Gea ‘staying’ at Manchester United

David de Gea “is staying” at Manchester United, says Peter Schmeichel, with the former goalkeeper claiming the Spaniard has been “tied down” despite no official announcement of a new contract.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has looked to squash speculation surrounding Paul Pogba's future, suggesting there may be an agenda against the Red Devils star.

Paul Pogba in contention for Manchester United captaincy despite Real Madrid speculation

Paul Pogba is still under consideration for the Manchester United captaincy despite admitting that he was ready to leave the club.
Manchester United's Antonio Valencia

Ex-Manchester United skipper Antonio Valencia joins new club

After a decade at the club, former captain Antonio Valencia finally ended his association with Manchester United at the end of last season.
Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has appeared to confirm his Old Trafford exit with a post on his social media accounts.

Former Manchester United skipper Antonio Valencia signs for Liga de Quito

Former Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has returned to his home nation of Ecuador with Liga de Quito, who announced the winger's arrival on Friday.

Manchester United release Ander Herrera, Antonio Valencia, 12 others

Manchester United have released Ander Herrera and Antonio Valencia while Juan Mata has been offered a new contract, the Premier League has confirmed.
Ed Woodward has thrown his weight behind Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer despite the disastrous end to the club’s season.

Jaap Stam advises Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to overhaul Manchester United squad

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has some "hard decisions" to make this summer if he is to revive the club's fortunes, according to Jaap Stam.

Sir Alex Ferguson hails Bayern Munich structure amid Manchester United struggles

Sir Alex Ferguson praised Bayern Munich's footballing structure as the former Manchester United manager lauded the club's links to their past.
The UEFA Champions League football cup is displayed prior to the draw for the round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League football tournament at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon on December 17, 2018. (Photo by Fabrice COFFRINI - AFP)

European Leagues critical of proposed Champions League reforms

The European Leagues has said plans to revamp the Champions League should be started from scratch as the current proposals only benefit "a few rich and dominant clubs".
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has promised to be ‘ruthless’ with his squad this summer by selling those who have failed to impress him.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer retains coaching staff despite Manchester United slump

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will not change his Manchester United coaching staff for next season despite his side’s alarming slump in form towards the end of the season.
Manchester City

Manchester City win thrilling EPL title race, break Liverpool hearts

Manchester City retained the Premier League title after surviving a scare on the final day to see off Brighton 4-1 at the Amex and beat Liverpool to top spot.
Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has appeared to confirm his Old Trafford exit with a post on his social media accounts.

Antonio Valencia hints at Manchester United departure after 10-year stint at Old Trafford

Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has appeared to confirm his Old Trafford exit with a post on his social media accounts.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has warned Alexis Sanchez and the rest of the Manchester United squad that the club will not carry players as he looks at rebuilding over the summer.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer warns Alexis Sanchez that Manchester United will not carry players

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has warned Alexis Sanchez and the rest of the Manchester United squad that the club will not carry players as he looks at rebuilding over the summer.

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