Tag: Manchester United

Solskjaer confident De Gea will sign new deal soon

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Tuesday he was optimistic that goalkeeper David De Gea would sign a new deal to remain at Old Trafford as Manchester United prepared to face old rivals Leeds in Perth. United's pre-season tour of Australia has been overshadowed speculation over the futures of...

Pogba included in Man Utd squad for pre-season tour amid transfer talk

Paul Pogba has been included in Manchester United's squad for their pre-season tour despite the France star's apparent desire to leave the Premier League club. It had been claimed Pogba might refuse to make the trip amid reports the midfielder is keen to force a...

New petitions in Singapore to ban Maroon 5 & Man Utd, linking to diabetes and satanic references

Singapore – After the recent concert cancellation of Swedish metal band, Watain came two petitions to ban Maroon 5 and Machester United from coming to Singapore for fear of being compelled to consume more sugar and the negativity a devil logo may bring, respectively. On...

Manchester United star Pogba introduced to Islam by his mother

It may have surprised many to see pictures of Paul Pogba at the Muslim holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia at the start of this month of Ramadan, but he has been a devout Muslim for years. He followed Islam after being introduced to...

Political lessons from Man U’s football fiasco

by Michael Y.P. Ang It is difficult to argue against the sacking of Manchester United inept manager David Moyes, who has almost single-handedly turned what was recently a global power in club football into an outfit no Red Devils supporter can be proud of. Under  Moyes,...

A peek inside tuition centres

Liverpool were playing Manchester United in the English Football Premier League at 8.30pm on Friday. But Jerry Koh, a primary six student, knew he would have to forego that live game on TV because it clashed with his tuition class. Exasperated as he was, Jerry at...