It's probably not what either team was hoping for back in August, but the FA Cup is the only silverware that Manchester United and Chelsea can win this year. United last won this trophy in 2016, just as Louis van Gaal left the club, Chelsea lost at this stage of the competition last year to Arsenal, losing 2-1 thanks to goals from Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey. As for Sanchez, the Chilean, who moved from North London to join the Reds in January, has overcome a slight injury scare to be fit for the final, after featuring at the weekend against Watford. If United were to win they would equal the Gunners for the most FA Cup finals won - 13. In their last seven finals, Chelsea have failed to score more than two goals regardless of the result, while United haven't found the net in two of their last three finals. This final is a repeat of the 2007 final where Mourinho guided the Blues to a 1-0 victory after extra time in the first final to be played at the rebuilt Wembley. This time the … [Read more...] about Chelsea vs Manchester United in the FA Cup final: Everything you need to know
Predictions liverpool vs manchester united
Luis Garcia believes that Liverpool can run riot against Manchester United this weekend. Liverpool travel to Old Trafford knowing that victory would see them leapfrog their rivals into second position in the Premier League. The rampant Reds have scored 24 goals in their last 10 games in all competitions, with the front three of Mo Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane plundering all but three of the strikes. Speaking on the latest Mirror Football podcast , Anfield cult hero Garcia has admitted that he has been swooning over Liverpool's recent performances. “They have been doing it for the last few months and it is not just one player doing it," he said. Listen to the Luis Garcia interview in full on the latest Mirror Football podcast: “There are so many players in the front three or front four who are playing and can break any defence because their talent is so amazing. “It can come from a set-piece, it can come from a combination, it can come from a counter … [Read more...] about Luis Garcia reveals his bold prediction for Liverpool vs Manchester United
ANFIELD plays host to one of football’s greatest rivalries tonight.Liverpool and Manchester United meet once again in the Premier League, with Jurgen Klopp looking to take advantage of Jose Mourinho’s slow start to the season.Nobody can predict the outcome as two styles collide, and things are pretty even off the pitch too. Keep up to date with ALL the Manchester United news, gossip, transfers and goals on our club page plus fixtures, results and live match commentary by clicking HEREFor a plethora of gorgeous Wags will also descend on the stadium, with each one looking to boost the morale of their respective partner.Chris Smalling is set to retain his place for United, and will no doubt be keeping one eye on fiancée Sam Cooke in the stands.On the home side, Philippe Coutinho will be pulling all the strings and is sure to take inspiration from wife Aine. But United will reinforce their defence with the presence of Wayne Rooney’s wife Colleen and David … [Read more...] about Liverpool vs Manchester United: Wags descend on Anfield for derby, but which side comes out on top?
LIVERPOOL host Manchester United knowing they can go top with a 3-0 win over their bitter rivals.Superstar bosses Jose Mourinho and Jurgen Klopp go head to head for the sixth time, with the German edging the personal battle.But can Klopp transfer his advantage into Mourinho's first taste of this fierce rivalry? Check out our predictions before having your say in the poll below.For all the latest team news on Liverpool vs Manchester United, click HEREPhil Thomas: Liverpool 2 United 3BOTH defences have clangers in them, so expect a few goals - and we all know how much Jose loves pricking the Anfield balloon. Remember THAT game, and THAT slip a couple of years back?There are match winners aplenty littered throughout both line-ups, but I just feel United have more of them, and can see Zlatan Ibrahimovic and - as and when he gets his chance - Wayne Rooney having the biggest say.Martin Lipton: Liverpool 2 United 0FORM, quality and conviction will carry the day.Liverpool … [Read more...] about Liverpool vs Manchester United: SunSport reporters give their predictions for tonight’s Premier League showdown
STRUGGLING Leicester City host Manchester United at the King Power Stadium in the Premier League on Sunday at 4pm.If ever a team needed a win to bolster sagging morale it’s Leicester.Not to mention the frustrations of respective managers Claudio Ranieri and Jose Mourinho. Keep up to date with ALL the Leicester City and Manchester United news, gossip, transfers and goals on our club page plus fixtures, results and live match commentaryAnd the same could be said of United.The impoverished Foxes suffered a 12th Premier League defeat at Burnley in midweek, albeit to an unlucky ‘handball’ goal from Sam Vokes, but the result meant the defending champions have accrued just 21 points from 23 games.That poor record includes just one point from four matches in 2017 and defeat to United could see them slip into the relegation zone.United have put together an unbeaten league run spanning more than three months but three successive draws against Liverpool, Stoke City and … [Read more...] about Leicester City vs Manchester United: What time is kick-off, latest team news and SunSport score prediction