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Ashley Young: Manchester United should be aiming higher than top four

Ashley Young is looking to help Manchester United secure a top-four finish in 2019, but concedes that the club should be setting their sights much higher than merely qualifying for the Champions League.

Ashley Young signs new contract extension at Manchester United

Manchester United defender Ashley Young has signed a new one-year contract extension, the club has announced on Monday afternoon.
Laurent Blanc

Laurent Blanc: I spoke to Manchester United about becoming boss in 2014

Ex-Manchester United defender Laurent Blanc says he spoke to his former club about replacing David Moyes in 2014 before Louis van Gaal stepped into the Old Trafford hotseat.
Marouane Fellaini

Manchester United’s Marouane Fellaini close to joining Shandong Luneng

Manchester United have reached an agreement with Chinese Super League club Shandong Luneng over the transfer of midfielder Marouane Fellaini.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will land another Premier League post if Manchester United decide against handing him a permanent deal, says Dimitar Berbatov.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Marcus Rashford can be as good as Harry Kane

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Marcus Rashford has the potential to be as good a centre-forward as England teammate Harry Kane as the pair prepare to face off in the Premier League this weekend.
Chelsea's Belgian midfielder Eden Hazard applauds supporters on the pitch after the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge in London on August 18, 2018. Chelsea won the game 3-2. - AFP PHOTO - Glyn KIRK

Johann Gudmundsson: Kevin De Bruyne, Eden Hazard the Premier League’s best

Kevin De Bruyne could return to start for Manchester City against Burnley on Saturday and Johann Berg Gudmundsson believes that his rival is in the top two players in the league, along with Eden Hazard.
Manchester United Michael Carrick

Manchester United’s Michael Carrick reveals management plans

Carrick, 37, hung up his boots in the summer to begin his coaching career as part of Jose Mourinho's backroom staff at Old Trafford, and the former midfielder is hopeful it is the first step on the road to proving he is up to the top job when the time comes.
Jose-Mourinho

David Moyes: Jose Mourinho has backing of Manchester United fans and club

Former Manchester United manager David Moyes believes Jose Mourinho retains the full backing of the club and their supporters despite a poor start to the Premier League season.
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 02- Wayne Rooney #9 of DC United listens during his introduction press conference at The Newseum on July 2, 2018 in Washington, DC. Patrick McDermott-Getty Images-AFP

Wayne Rooney backs Jose Mourinho, tells Manchester United flops to do better

Wayne Rooney has offered his support to Jose Mourinho during a tough period for Manchester United, with underperforming players told to “stand up” and shoulder more responsibility.
Jose Mourinho

Manchester United stand by Jose Mourinho amid reports of imminent sacking

Manchester United have insisted they will remain patient with Jose Mourinho and dismissed reports the Portuguese would be sacked after Saturday's game with Newcastle.
Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho reacts ahead of the Champions League group H football match between Manchester United and Valencia at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on October 2, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Lindsey PARNABY

Jose Mourinho facing end of Manchester United reign

Jose Mourinho's turbulent time as Manchester United manager could end with him being sacked as soon as this weekend, according to a British press report.
Memphis Depay

Memphis Depay: Manchester United exit improved me

Depay, brought to Old Trafford by Louis van Gaal in 2015 from boyhood club PSV in a £27.9m deal, had a frustrating 19 months at United - registering seven goals and six assists in 53 appearances.

Rene Meulensteen: Ryan Giggs should have replaced Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United

Rene Meulensteen believes Manchester United would be in a much brigher situation today had they appointed Ryan Giggs as Sir Alex Ferguson's successor in 2013.
Jose Mourinho

Peter Schmeichel: Jose Mourinho can win Premier League at Manchester United

Peter Schmeichel says Jose Mourinho requires "time and patience" at Manchester United, saying he can lead the club to a Premier League title.
Jose Mourinho

Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs dismisses Jose Mourinho replacement talk

Ryan Giggs has dismissed the prospect of taking over as Manchester United manager if Jose Mourinho is sacked, calling for unity at Old Trafford.
Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira

Andreas Pereira: Jose Mourinho told me I had future at Manchester United

Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira has told ESPN Brasil that Jose Mourinho contacted him regularly last season to let him know that he was going "to have a future" at Old Trafford.

Ander Herrera hints at new Manchester United deal

Ander Herrera has hinted that he will be signing a new contract at Manchester United, with the Spaniard targeting 200 appearances for the club.

Jose Mourinho: Matteo Darmian wants to leave Manchester United

Jose Mourinho has revealed Matteo Darmian wants to leave Manchester United, but says the club will not sell the defender unless they receive a good offer.

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