Mourinho’s derby timidity was a dereliction of duty

Russ Cowper on a derby that only one team wanted to win.
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Dion Dublin: Cantona was fearless of humans and failure

Ahead of this weekend’s momentous Manchester derby former United striker Dion Dublin has been recalling the pivotal moment in the club’s recent history that heralded the arrival of an iconic figure to Old Trafford.
Why Time Wasting Is Ruining Football

Why Time Wasting Is Ruining Football

by Russ Cowper This could be one long ninety minute whinge about time wasting during football matches. That though would be unfair and condescending towards the sides my team has played of late. They had a job to do, a game plan to execute and they all did it very...

Pogba wishing injury on City exposes small-club mentality

Pogba wishing injury on City exposes small-club mentality

by Joe Butterfield  “Someday I hope City are going to slip and I hope, and I know that it’s bad to say things like this, but I hope for us that some very important players get injured.” These are the kinds of words you would expect to hear down at the pub, having a...

Pep Isn’t Mad, He’s Misunderstood

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Dion Dublin: Cantona was fearless of humans and failure

Ahead of this weekend’s momentous Manchester derby former United striker Dion Dublin has been recalling the pivotal moment in the club’s recent history that heralded the arrival of an iconic figure to Old Trafford.

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