Sunday, 16 June 2019

Tag Archives: Manchester-United

David Beckham can’t drive for the next six months

David Beckham

LONDON: Former England football star David Beckham has been banned from driving for six months after he was caught using his mobile phone behind the wheel. The 44-year-old had previously admitted the offence after being spotted by a member of the public as he drove his Bentley in London on ...

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Manchester United battle to draw with Arsenal, Liverpool march on

LONDON: Manchester United remain distant spectators in a Premier League title race in which Liverpool continue to chase Manchester City but showed plenty of spirit as they twice equalised in a 2-2 draw with in-form Arsenal at Old Trafford on Wednesday. Liverpool also fell behind but stormed back to beat ...

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Manchester United hold on to beat Real Madrid 2-1

MIAMI: Jose Mourinho was finally given something to smile about as a tempestuous trip to the United States ended with Man United’s 2-1 win over former club Real Madrid thanks to first-half strikes from Alexis Sanchez and Ander Herrera. Mourinho has cut a miserable figure during their two week trip ...

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Wenger expects Manchester United to attack Arsenal

LONDON: Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is not expecting Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho to set his team up defensively when the sides clash on Saturday despite his reputation for “parking the bus” in big matches. United travel to the Emirates Stadium sitting second in the Premier League and on the ...

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Manchester United boss facing $3.8 million tax fraud charges

MADRID: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was grilled by a judge in Spain on Friday over accusations of a €3.3 million ($3.8 million) tax fraud during his time in charge of Real Madrid in 2011 and 2012. The 54-year-old did not speak to reporters as he arrived for the court ...

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Wayne Rooney pleads guilty to drink-driving

MANCHESTER: Former England captain Wayne Rooney has been banned from driving for two years after pleading guilty to drink-driving.  The Everton and former Manchester United star was also ordered to do 100 hours of unpaid work as part of a 12-month community order. The 31-year-old was stopped by police on ...

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Real Madrid beats Manchester United 2-1 to retain title

SKOPJE: A delightful goal by Isco proved the difference as Real Madrid survived a Manchester United fightback to win 2-1 and lift the UEFA Super Cup in the Macedonian capital Skopje. Casemiro put the reigning European champions in front on 24 minutes on a steamy summer s night in the Balkans ...

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Thought Pakistan Was All About Cricket: Ronaldinho, Ryan Giggs

LAHORE: A cricket-crazed nation went ballistic over football this weekend, thanks to Brazilian football superstar, Ronaldinho’s three-day visit to Pakistan. He and several other renowned international footballers including England’s David James, Holland’s Geroge Boateng, Manchester United former player, Ryan Giggs, former French midfielder, Robert Pires and Portugal’s Luis Boa Morte, ...

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Mourinho goes on the offensive after Manchester United draw with Everton

LONDON: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho cut a moody and dissatisfied figure after Sunday’s 1-1 draw at Everton despite declaring complete satisfaction with his side’s form. Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s finessed finish, a first-touch lob from long range, looked to have sealed the points at Goodison Park until Leighton Baines buried an ...

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