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Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford claims the squad are better prepared for the challenges of a new season under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer than they were when Jose Mourinho was in charge.

Marcus Rashford: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United ‘three or four steps ahead’ of Jose...

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford claims the squad are better prepared for the challenges of a new season under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer than they were when Jose Mourinho was in charge.
Wayne Rooney will win his 120th and final England cap vs. United States.

Derby confident of landing Wayne Rooney in player-coach role – owner

Derby County are confident that they can sign Wayne Rooney as a player-coach despite potential interest from rival teams for the former England captain’s signature, the Championship club’s owner Mel Morris said on Tuesday.

Louis van Gaal explains why Pep Guardiola fails in Champions League

Former Manchester United boss Louis Van Gaal has explained why Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola failed in the Champions League.
Wayne Rooney says Louis van Gaal is the best head coach he has worked under, despite being managed for nine years at Manchester United by Sir Alex Ferguson.

Wayne Rooney: Louis van Gaal best I’ve worked under

Wayne Rooney says Louis van Gaal is the best head coach he has worked under, despite being managed for nine years at Manchester United by Sir Alex Ferguson.

Rivaldo defends Lionel Messi, Neymar after Louis van Gaal criticism

Criticism of Lionel Messi and Neymar for not being "team players" suggests former Barcelona coach Louis van Gaal does not like players that "detract from the coach", according to Rivaldo.
Louis van Gaal has hit out at Lionel Messi, claiming the Barcelona talisman should be adapting himself to the team, and not the other way around.

Louis van Gaal blames Lionel Messi for Barcelona’s Champions League failures

Louis van Gaal has hit out at Lionel Messi, claiming the Barcelona talisman should be adapting himself to the team, and not the other way around.

Gary Neville: Manchester United won’t be challengers until at least 2021

Manchester United will not be Premier League title challengers until at least 2021, says Gary Neville, with “a lot of change” required at Old Trafford.
Germany legend Bastian Schweinsteiger says he left Manchester United for Chicago Fire in 2017 because he could not imagine playing for another club in Europe.

Bastian Schweinsteiger: Bayern Munich, Manchester United the only European teams I could play for

Germany legend Bastian Schweinsteiger says he left Manchester United for Chicago Fire in 2017 because he could not imagine playing for another club in Europe.
Louis van Gaal believes Wayne Rooney was over the hill by the time he had taken over as Manchester United manager.

Louis van Gaal: Wayne Rooney was over the hill when I was at Manchester...

Louis van Gaal believes Wayne Rooney was "over the hill" by the time he had taken over as Manchester United manager.
Former manager Louis van Gaal says winger Angel Di Maria wasn't his choice at Manchester United despite the club paying a then-Premier League record fee of £59.7 million for the Argentine star.

Louis van Gaal says Angel Di Maria wasn’t his choice at Manchester United

Former manager Louis van Gaal says winger Angel Di Maria wasn't his choice at Manchester United despite the club paying a then-Premier League record fee of £59.7 million for the Argentine star.

Louis van Gaal slams Manchester United chief Ed Woodward

Former Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says the club’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has “zero understanding of football”.
Sadio Mane admits he is enjoying a “great period” at Liverpool, with it his intention to maintain his current standards while chasing down a Champions League dream.

Sadio Mane reveals why he snubbed Manchester United for Liverpool

Sadio Mane has revealed that he came “really, really close” to joining Manchester United in 2016, even meeting Louis van Gaal, before deciding to join their fierce rivals, Liverpool.
Tottenham Hotspur's Argentinian head coach Mauricio Pochettino celebrates at the final whistle during the UEFA Champions League quarter final second leg football match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. Getty Images

Mauricio Pochettino: We can put Tottenham with the best teams in the world

Mauricio Pochettino used to wince when his pressing game was compared with Jurgen Klopp’s but Tottenham and Liverpool share more than just a love of the chase in their recent fight to join Europe’s elite.
Arjen Robben says politics at Real Madrid, and not just Cristiano Ronaldo's arrival, forced him to suffer a difficult exit from the club, but added his subsequent move to Bayern Munich was the best decision of his career.

Arjen Robben: Leaving Real Madrid for Bayern Munich ‘best decision’ of my career

Arjen Robben says politics at Real Madrid, and not just Cristiano Ronaldo's arrival, forced him to suffer a "difficult" exit from the club, but added his subsequent move to Bayern Munich was the best decision of his career.
David De Gea

Frans Hoek: David de Gea ‘could play for Barcelona or Manchester City’

David de Gea “could play for Barcelona or Manchester City”, says former Manchester United goalkeeping coach Frans Hoek.
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.

Manchester United miss 2019/20 UEFA Champions League

Manchester United’s top-four hopes came to an end in disappointing fashion as they were held to a draw at relegated Huddersfield.
Crystal Palace attacker Wilfried Zaha was let down by Manchester United after moving to Old Trafford in 2013, according to Neil Warnock.

Neil Warnock: Wilfried Zaha was let down by Manchester United

Crystal Palace attacker Wilfried Zaha was "let down" by Manchester United after moving to Old Trafford in 2013, according to Neil Warnock.
Manchester United are destined to finish outside of the Premier League’s top four, according to former manager David Moyes.

David Moyes: Manchester United destined to finish outside of top four

Manchester United are destined to finish outside of the Premier League’s top four, according to former manager David Moyes.

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Alex Iwobi has joined Daniel Amokachi, Joseph Yobo, Yakubu Aiyegbeni and Victor Anichebe as the only Nigerians to have played for Everton.

Alex Iwobi joins Joseph Yobo, Yakubu Aiyegbeni in Everton’s hallowed ranks

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The 24-year-old Mr Nigeria, Nelson Enwerem, late on Friday in Manila in the Philippines won five talent awards in the just concluded Mr World pageant.

Mr Nigeria bags five awards at the grand finale of Mr World

The 24-year-old Mr Nigeria, Nelson Enwerem, late on Friday in Manila in the Philippines won five talent awards in the just concluded Mr World pageant.

NERC: No electricity tariff increase yet

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), says no tariff increase has been approved by the commission yet.
Tragedy struck on Friday when a truck loaded with granite crushed a soldier identified as R. A Nata’ala, while one other was injured in the accident that occurred along Iyana Mortuary area of Abeokuta in Ogun state.

Truck crushes soldier, injures one other in Ogun

Tragedy struck on Friday when a truck loaded with granite crushed a soldier identified as R. A Nata’ala, while one other was injured in the accident that occurred along Iyana Mortuary area of Abeokuta in Ogun state.