Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney was left disappointed after his were unable to extend their winning run as they drew 1-1 with 10-man Aston Villa on Saturday, the club’s official website has reported.
Louis van Gaal’s side dominated possession during the opening exchanges without creating any clear-cut chances, and fell behind on 18 minutes when Villa striker Christian Benteke was allowed to bring the ball down from a free-kick...More
Aston Villa and Manchester United have met in every Premier League season, but it’s the Red Devils who have dominated this fixture over the years, as these four memorable matches clearly suggest:
For all of their struggles under David Moyes, Man Utd actually possessed a very strong away record throughout last season, and comfortably had too much for Villa in December 2013, winning 3-0.
Danny Welbeck was quick to end th...More
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has called for his side to deliver top quality performances as well as positive results, Sky Sports has reported.
The Red Devils have won their last six Premier League games and are hoping for another success when they take on Aston Villa on Saturday, but despite those results - which have taken them up to third in the table, the majority of those performances have been unconvincing, with goalkee...More
Manchester United will be looking to extend their run of victories to seven Premier League games as they travel to an Aston Villa side depleted by injuries and suspensions.
The home side come into this off the back of the disappointment of losing to Midlands rivals West Bromwich Albion, with the dismissal of Kieran Richardson in the first half forcing them on the defensive, and although they put in a determined performance, they fail...More
Michael Carrick has said he still categorises himself as a midfielder despite being drafted into the Manchester United defence and believes his role in the back line will only be in emergencies, according to ESPN.
United manager Louis van Gaal has used Carrick as a central defender after his regular centre-backs were struck down by a variety of injuries. Sir Alex Ferguson also used Carrick in defence on occasion but Carrick says he i...More
Manchester United’s hopes of signing Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman have been boosted by the Serie A club’s exit from the Champions League, ESPN has reported.
Roma missed out to Bayern Munich and Manchester City, finishing third in Group E after they lost at home to City in the final round of group games, dropping into the Europa League as a result.
United are said to feel they could convince Roma to sell the injury-hit Strootman ...More
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