Monday, 24 September, 2018


I fear being fined if I speak out, Pogba says

Paul Pogba Man Utd GETTY Man Utd star Paul Pogba has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford this summer
Noah Ferguson | 13 August, 2018, 23:24

When asked about Paul Pogba, the president said: "I won't talk about names".

United made a winning start to their 2018-19 campaign on the opening weekend of Premier League action, with Leicester seen off 2-1 at Old Trafford.

Pogba, who was dropped by Mourinho for both legs of the Champions League last-16 loss to Sevilla last term, said there were differences between playing for France and United.

Manchester United sent shockwaves around the football community earlier this week with the announcement that, for the first-time in their 140 year history, there would be an appointment of a Director Of Football at Old Trafford.

But after Pogba produced a class performance whilst wearing the captain's armband just weeks after leading his country to World Cup glory, it seemed as though everything was happy again.

"It hasn't gone well, but you've got to remember Jose Mourinho has spent a lot of money, but the Louis van Gaal signings I have to say were really poor.

Michael Carrick was also captain", Pogba said.

You have to know one thing: a player that gets chosen and is happy, you always feel more comfortable than when he's not happy.

"His passing was good, he was heading balls out of the box and his commitment to the cause could not be questioned, so I hope he finds a way to fix any damage there might be in his relationship with Mourinho and focuses on giving his all to United". I have played for the Academy, I have played for the first team and it was a dream come true.

Bartomeu suggested that more players will leave the club before the window closed but didn't rule out incomings either.

Despite their undisputed millions in the bank, Manchester United have been one of the more traditional clubs, with the manager tending to pick the players that he wants to sign.

He even went so far as to say that his job is more as a coach than a manager, and that this transition can be generalized to football at large.

Recommended

loading...
...
  • Trump attacks 'Wacky' Omarosa after she releases tape of their phone call

    Trump attacks 'Wacky' Omarosa after she releases tape of their phone call

    Parts of her of the recordings were aired on NBC's Meet the Press on Sunday as Manigault Newman promoted her new book, Unhinged . Kelly dismissed her involved a "threat" and shared an audio recording of Kelly she said she made in the Situation Room.
    Tesla CEO Musk accused of defrauding shareholders, sued by investors

    Tesla CEO Musk accused of defrauding shareholders, sued by investors

    Tesla is the most shorted company on Wall Street, and Musk has been very vocal about his displeasure with short sellers. Tesla shares rose 13% after the Tesla announcement but the company's stock has since given up two-thirds of that gain .
    US, Mexico NAFTA negotiators to resume talks next week: minister

    US, Mexico NAFTA negotiators to resume talks next week: minister

    Adam Austen, a spokesman for 's foreign minister, added: "We're glad and the USA continue to work out their bilateral issues". Trump's tweets referenced efforts to renegotiate the terms of the North American Free trade Agreement , or NAFTA.
  • Omarosa Manigault Newman Releases Firing Tape

    Omarosa Manigault Newman Releases Firing Tape

    Conway also pushed back against allegations by former White House adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman that Trump used the N-word. Manigault Newman by saying she was releasing the audio and accusing the president in her book just for money.
    Saudi fund expressed support for taking Tesla private: Musk

    Saudi fund expressed support for taking Tesla private: Musk

    The Saudi fund hasn't made any firm decisions on whether to increase its stake, or by how much, but talks are ongoing, they said. Musk's August 7 tweets helped push Tesla's stock price more than 13 percent above the prior day's close.
    Where to see the last partial solar eclipse of 2018

    Where to see the last partial solar eclipse of 2018

    In case of a total lunar eclipse , Earth comes between the Sun and Moon's path, and blocks sunlight from reaching the satellite. On 11 August 2018, the World will witness the partial solar eclipse or Surya Grahan but it will not be visible in India.
  • Iran's Khamenei rejects Trump offer of talks, chides government over economy

    Khamenei said Monday with better management Iran can resist the USA sanctions and overcome them. Rouhani's resignation, saying they were inadvertently "playing into the hands of the enemy".
    Manchester United Star Lands Huge Blow On Jose Mourinho

    Manchester United Star Lands Huge Blow On Jose Mourinho

    But, their reported £22.3 million bid was quickly knocked back by Die Roten , who were looking for double the amount. There are reports that there are negotiations going on behind the scenes between Boateng's management and PSG.
    Hopefully one more good night to wish upon a shooting star

    Hopefully one more good night to wish upon a shooting star

    The meteor shower gets its name because they seem to shoot out of the Perseus constellation. Ellis said you can expect to see 50-100 meteors per hour, "shooting stars".
  • Grieving orca mother spotted without her dead calf after nearly  three weeks

    Grieving orca mother spotted without her dead calf after nearly three weeks

    Tahlequah's pod travels dozens of miles in a day, Chiu wrote, and she pushed her baby's hundreds of pounds every inch of the way. A grieving orca whale has finally let go of her dead calf after carrying it on her head for at least 17 days over 1,000 miles.
    Idris Elba keeps James Bond fans guessing

    Idris Elba keeps James Bond fans guessing

    The actor posted a filtered selfie - only featuring the top part of his face - with the words "my name's Elba, Idris Elba ". That, coupled with director Antoine Fuqua's recent interview in The Daily Star , seemed like proof to fans.
    Omarosa Claims Donald Trump Used N-Word On ‘Apprentice’-Era Tape

    Omarosa Claims Donald Trump Used N-Word On ‘Apprentice’-Era Tape

    After turning down the job, she said she received a "flurry" of letters from attorneys representing the president telling her to "stay silent about Trump, or else".

NAFTA talks with Mexico drag on due to autos sticking points NAFTA talks with Mexico drag on due to autos sticking points Canada's foreign minister recently said the country is ready to resume NAFTA talks "as quickly and intensively as possible". Guajardo told reporters last week that he would return to Washington, DC, to meet with Lighthizer this week.

Spurs edge Newcastle in opener Spurs edge Newcastle in opener Jan Vertonghen has professed himself a goal-line technology convert after helping to get Tottenham's Premier League season off to the ideal start.

James Milner reacted to Naby Keita's Liverpool debut during post-match interview James Milner reacted to Naby Keita's Liverpool debut during post-match interview He spent much of last season on the treatment table, watching Gomez and Trent Alexander-Arnold flourish in his position. Last season there's no doubt Jurgen Klopp's side made some massive strides of improvement.

FBI Agent Peter Strzok Fired FBI Agent Peter Strzok Fired Page, who served as an FBI lawyer and close adviser to former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, resigned from the bureau in May. Trump and his supporters, however, argued the texts were evidence of a "deep state" conspiracy to undermine Trump's presidency.

Meghan Markle’s mum Doria Ragland is ‘moving to the UK’ Mr Markle said he told Harry: 'Maybe it would be better for you guys if I was dead... then you could pretend to be sad'. Former lighting director Mr Markle, 74, said he did not expect to "see her or hear back from her", adding: "That's OK".

Saudi freeze in Canada likely of little impact Saudi freeze in Canada likely of little impact State Department spokeswoman, said Tuesday the U.S.is urging Canada and Saudi Arabia to use diplomacy to resolve their dispute. Following Freeland's tweet , Saudi Arabia expelled Canada's ambassador to the country.

Twitter explodes as England crushed India Twitter explodes as England crushed India England are now two up with three Tests to play - the third begins on 18th August and at Trent Bridge in Nottingham. England captain Joe Root said. "The conditions were in our favour but you still have to ask questions and we did".

Turkish crisis weakens shekel against dollar Turkish crisis weakens shekel against dollar Albayrak described the Lira's weakness as "an attack", echoing President Erdogan, who is his father-in-law. In early Asian trading Monday, the lira fell to a record low of 7.06 against the dollar.

Tiger Woods surprised after surging into contention in last two majors Tiger Woods surprised after surging into contention in last two majors A ideal example was the vintage putter raise as a birdie on No. 13 fell into the hole to bring him within one stroke of the lead. Another birdie for Tiger! "It just feels like the club is jumping out of the bag, whatever one that is on the right hole".

Unai Emery told he’s facing Mesut Ozil conundrum at Arsenal Unai Emery told he’s facing Mesut Ozil conundrum at Arsenal "For me, he's [Guardiola] the best manager in the world and the trust he has had in me has brought me on so much". Here is how you can catch all the action of this first big Premier League match of the season.

Aretha Franklin Reportedly Gravely Ill In Hospital Aretha Franklin Reportedly Gravely Ill In Hospital Her brother and manager Cecil died from lung cancer in 1989, one year after her sister Carolyn passed away from breast cancer. Franklin, who was diagnosed with cancer in 2010, last performed in November 2017 for the Elton John AIDS Foundation in NY .

Erdogan tells US: Turkey will find new friends Erdogan tells US: Turkey will find new friends Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan talks to media in the Black Sea city of Ordu, Turkey August 11, 2018. Analysts have warned that rising U.S.

Jordan Spieth remains upbeat despite big third-round mistake in PGA Championship Jordan Spieth remains upbeat despite big third-round mistake in PGA Championship Wallace moved up the leaderboard thanks to a hole in one on the par-three 16th, describing it as the "best shot of my life". He also got robbed on No. 11 after leaving a birdie putt hanging on the edge of the cup.

Sevilla threaten to withdraw from tonight's Super Cup clash with Barcelona Sevilla threaten to withdraw from tonight's Super Cup clash with Barcelona In the end, 21-year-old winger Malcom, signed from Bordeaux in the summer, was left out of the match day line-up. Barca, therefore, could easily field only three non-EU players rather than risking the match.

Sunil Gavaskar will not be attending Imran Khan’s oath-taking ceremony Sunil Gavaskar will not be attending Imran Khan’s oath-taking ceremony He was speaking to reporters outside the Parliament ahead of the inaugural session of the 15th National Assembly. This means that the total strength of the house will be reduced from 342 to 336 after the seats are vacated.