Marcus Rashford signs new Man Utd Contract

Manchester United is delighted to announce that Marcus Rashford has signed a new contract, which will keep him at the club until June 2023, with the option to extend for a further year. Rashford, 21, is a product of the club’s Academy and has been at Manchester United since the age of seven. The Wythenshawe-born striker has made 170 appearances for the club and won 32 caps for England. Marcus Rashford said: “Manchester United has been everything in my life since I arrived here at the age of seven. This…

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Emiliano Sala’s father dies three months after son is killed

The father of Premier League footballer Emiliano Sala, who was killed in a plane crash earlier this year, has died three months after his son. Horacio Sala, 58, suffered a heart attack on Friday, his friend and president of his local club confirmed. Daniel Ribero, from San Martin de Progreso, told C5N TV channel that Mr Sala had passed away before doctors arrived at his home in Progreso. Emiliano Sala’s plane crashed en route to Cardiff after leaving from France. The Argentine footballer was on his way to joining his…

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Ole Gunnar Solskjær appointed as Manchester United’s permanent manager

Ole Gunnar Solskjær has been confirmed as the permanent manager of Manchester United on a three-year contract after a successful period in interim charge. Solskjær was due to continue in a caretaker capacity until the end of the season but has revived the team so impressively since taking over from José Mourinho in December that his appointment on a longer-term basis has been announced by the club. “From the first day I arrived, I felt at home at this special club,” Solskjær said. “It was an honour to be a Manchester United player,…

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Solskjaer To Be Appointed Man United Permanent Manager This Week

Manchester United will announce the appointment of caretaker coach, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, as the club’s new permanent manager before the end of this week. Daily Mail reports that Man United’s hierarchy have reportedly already stopped their search for a new permanent manager and now regards Solskjaer as their one and only candidate to take the job. Solskjaer has won 10 out of the 13 Premier League games since his appointment as interim manager and reached the Champions League quarter-finals, where they will tackle Barcelona in April. The Norwegian replaced the…

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Alexis Sanchez will leave Manchester United in summer

Alexis Sanchez will leave Manchester United in the summer after enduring a “shocking” time there, according to Charlie Nicholas. Sanchez picked up another injury against Southampton on Saturday, having already been sidelined with thigh and hamstrings issues this season, and Chile national team doctor Pedro Onate says the forward could now miss six to eight weeks with knee ligament damage. It has been an unhappy period for Sanchez since his move to United in January 2018, failing to hold down a regular spot and being hampered by injuries, and Nicholas believes…

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EPL: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer & Marcus Rashford win monthly awards

Manchester United interim boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has won the manager of the month award for January. United earned 10 points from 12 available with wins over Newcastle United, Tottenham and Brighton and a draw with Burnley. United striker Marcus Rashford won the January player of the month award. The 21-year-old England international scored three goals in four league games, including winners against Spurs and Brighton. United have cut the gap to the top four from 11 points to two under Solskjaer, who took over from the sacked Jose Mourinho…

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Maurizio Sarri: Chelsea manager would ‘give all his possessions to win’ with new club

Maurizio Sarri says he would ‘give all his possessions to win something’ with Chelsea after replacing Antonio Conte as their manager. The Italian is the ninth man to be appointed the Blues’ full-time boss since Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich bought the club in 2003. His first game in charge is next week’s pre-season friendly with Perth Glory. “With one or two adjustments we can try to play my football,” Sarri told the club’s official website. “I hope that fans can enjoy the team. “Chelsea is one of the most important clubs…

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EPL: Manchester City manager signs new deal to 2021

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has signed a new deal which will keep him at the club until 2021. The 47-year-old Spaniard led City to the Premier League title with a record 100 points last season. The contract extension means his deal with City is the longest commitment the former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss has made to a club since starting his managerial career in 2008. “I am so happy and excited. It’s a pleasure to work here,” he said. “I enjoy working with our players every day and we…

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