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Forget the big match: As Alex Ferguson and Jose Mourinho have proved, sometimes an old-fashioned power struggle is better, Football

Forget the big match: As Alex Ferguson and Jose Mourinho have proved, sometimes an old-fashioned power struggle is better

Sometimes conflict is healthy, keeping people motivated and proving they care. Sometimes it can be ridiculous.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 8 January 2013 at 1:02 am

Strong finishers? History says Manchester United can be overhauled by City in the Premier League title race, Football

Strong finishers? History says Manchester United can be overhauled by City in the Premier League title race

Roberto Mancini says if Manchester United beat QPR this weekend then the Premier League title race is over.

By | Football, Sport | Wednesday, 4 April 2012 at 4:05 am

It’s harder to win a penalty at Craven Cottage than Old Trafford, Football

It’s harder to win a penalty at Craven Cottage than Old Trafford

There is no doubt that Fulham should have been awarded a penalty against Manchester United last night, but are teams less likely to be awarded a spot-kick at Old Trafford?

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 27 March 2012 at 1:21 pm

Managerial Methods: Who is the better manager – Mark Hughes or Neil Warnock?, Sport

Managerial Methods: Who is the better manager – Mark Hughes or Neil Warnock?

Some lively debate has been doing the rounds on Twitter this week after Warnock was sacked by QPR, with Hughes immediately lined-up to replace him, but the above question is one that few seem to have asked or addressed in any great detail.

By | Sport | Friday, 13 January 2012 at 12:03 am

Manchester United’s unbeaten start doesn’t point to the title – yet, Sport

Manchester United’s unbeaten start doesn’t point to the title – yet

Of the five other teams starting with at least five wins, three of the five failed to go on and win the title.

By | Sport | Friday, 23 September 2011 at 1:19 pm

Caught & Social: Angelina has a trip to the shops, Notebook

Caught & Social: Angelina has a trip to the shops

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 27 July 2011 at 12:46 pm

Too many awards in football make them worthless, Sport

Too many awards in football make them worthless

The meaning of these awards is losing significance as quickly as they are being handed out.

By | Sport | Monday, 23 May 2011 at 4:19 pm

Manchester United will beat Barcelona, Sport

Manchester United will beat Barcelona

As we approach the Manchester United v Barcelona European Champions League final at Wembley on Saturday I have changed my mind. Hope that is ok. I thought Barca would win, could not at the time of knowing the finalists see another result. Well form, injuries and so on change. So Sir Alex and his squad [...]

By | Sport | Monday, 23 May 2011 at 3:18 pm

The perfect football manager, Sport

The perfect football manager

Can you work out the six managers whose features make up the face of the ‘perfect manager’?

By | Sport | Thursday, 19 May 2011 at 12:44 pm

The FA Cup is like a needy girlfriend, Sport

The FA Cup is like a needy girlfriend

Is it possible to write a sentence about the FA Cup without featuring the word ‘romance’ in it?
What does ‘romance of the cup’ even mean? Are clubs taking the FA Cup out on a date? Will it be telling its friends about the thoughtful things they’ve done for it?
The FA Cup is like a needy [...]

By | Sport | Friday, 7 January 2011 at 5:35 pm

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