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Manchester United Eyeing Sporting Clube Portugal Viktor Gyokeres in January Transfer Window
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Manchester United Eyeing Sporting Clube Portugal Viktor Gyokeres in January Transfer Window

January 8, 2024 By Score More Staff In the ever-evolving world of football transfers, Manchester United has emerged as a potential suitor for Sporting Clube Portugal striker Viktor Gyokeres during the January transfer window. According to Portuguese outlet Correio da Manha, both Manchester United and Arsenal are among the clubs expressing interest in the 25-year-old Swede, who has been in scintillating form since his move from Coventry City to Sporting last summer. Gyokeres garnered attention with an exceptional season at Coventry City in the Championship, where he scored 22 goals and provided 12 assists from 50 appearances in all competitions. Despite his remarkable performance, elite Premier League clubs did not pursue him, and he subsequently made a €20 million (£17 million) move t...
Erik ten Hag’s Tactical Dilemmas and Manchester United’s Challenges
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Erik ten Hag’s Tactical Dilemmas and Manchester United’s Challenges

By Score More On a rainy Saturday evening, around 6:35 PM, Erik ten Hag made his way out of the Old Trafford tunnel, where a group of dedicated Manchester United supporters had gathered despite the inclement weather. He acknowledged their presence with a raised hand, exchanged a brief embrace with a friend, and swiftly climbed into his Audi 4X4, making a hasty exit. However, Manchester United couldn't escape their recent struggles. The matches from the past week laid bare the fragility of a squad that had appeared mentally resilient in the previous season. While United had dominated a League Cup match against Crystal Palace, they stumbled when facing a more formidable Palace side in a Premier League rematch. After seven games in the current season, Manchester United found themselves w...
Premier League: Manchester United 0-1 Crystal Palace
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Premier League: Manchester United 0-1 Crystal Palace

By Score More Crystal Palace plunged Manchester United back into crisis with a spectacular volley from Joachim Andersen that separated the two teams. This defeat marked United's fifth loss in nine games this season, with four in seven in the Premier League—a start not seen since 1989. United's fans expressed their frustration with boos at the final whistle. While injuries and off-the-field issues have troubled Erik ten Hag's tenure, his team's performance has been disappointing given the substantial investment in new players. United has now suffered two home defeats, a stark contrast to last season's strong home record. United struggled to break down Palace's solid defense, and even impact players like Mason Mount and Marcus Rashford failed to make a significant impact. Rasmus Hojlu...
Premier League: Burnley 0-1 Man United
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Premier League: Burnley 0-1 Man United

By Score More Manchester United pulled off a win against Burnley, with captain Bruno Fernandes delivering a spectacular volley that secured the victory. Despite a largely moderate performance, Erik ten Hag's team managed to secure the result, which was much-needed after three consecutive defeats and numerous injuries that led to a makeshift defense. Jonny Evans, who had been re-signed by United in the summer, played a pivotal role in the match, both defensively and offensively. His lofted pass set up Fernandes for a sensational volley just before half-time, reminiscent of iconic United goals from the past. Burnley had their fair share of chances in the game, hitting the post and creating opportunities, but they couldn't capitalize on their moments of pressure. Despite their struggle...
Premier League: Manchester United 1-3 Brighton: Historic day for Seagulls after win at Old Trafford
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Premier League: Manchester United 1-3 Brighton: Historic day for Seagulls after win at Old Trafford

By Score More Manchester United had a forgettable start to this Saturday afternoon, continuing their disappointing season by losing to Brighton 1-3 at home, making it three defeats and only one victory in four games. With Portuguese internationals Diogo Dalot and Bruno Fernandes in the starting eleven, the Red Devils found themselves trailing after just 20 minutes, thanks to a goal from Danny Welbeck. The response came shortly after, with Rasmus Hojlund scoring, but the goal was disallowed by VAR. The nightmare for Erik ten Hag's men worsened in the second half. Pascal Gross scored Brighton's second goal in the 53rd minute, and João Pedro added the third in the 71st. Hannibal Mejbri did manage to score in the 73rd minute, but it made little difference. With this victory, Brighton n...
Premier League: Arsenal defeated Manchester United 3-1
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Premier League: Arsenal defeated Manchester United 3-1

By Score More Arsenal defeated Manchester United 3-1 on Sunday in the fourth round of the Premier League. The Red Devils, with Diogo Dalot and Bruno Fernandes starting, opened the scoring in the 27th minute through Rashford. The response came just a minute later, with Odegaard equalizing. In the second half - Fábio Vieira came on at 77', there was a lot of excitement and goals in the final stretch. Garnacho made it 2-1 for Ten Hag's team, but the goal was disallowed after a VAR review. It was already in the 90+6' minute that Declan Rice broke the tie and put Arsenal in front of the scoreboard for the first time. Just before the final whistle, another goal for the Gunners, scored by Gabriel Jesus (90+11'), assisted by Fábio Vieira. Arsenal has 10 points and is in fifth place, while...
Manchester United Secures Thrilling 3-2 Victory Over 10-Man Nottingham Forest After Stunning Comeback
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Manchester United Secures Thrilling 3-2 Victory Over 10-Man Nottingham Forest After Stunning Comeback

By Score More Match Summary and Highlight Reel: Nottingham Forest, with 10 players due to Joe Worrall's sending-off, saw a two-goal lead slip as Manchester United roared back to win 3-2. Initial strikes from Taiwo Awoniyi and Willy Boly had put Forest in a commanding position at Old Trafford, but a resilient Manchester United side turned the tide with goals from Christian Eriksen, Casemiro, and Bruno Fernandes. Astonishingly, within the first four minutes, Nottingham Forest stunned Manchester United with early goals from Awoniyi and Boly, putting Steve Cooper's team on the path to what seemed like a certain away victory. However, Christian Eriksen's goal revived Manchester United's hopes just before halftime, setting the stage for an exhilarating second half. The momentum shifted dr...
Tottenham Triumphs in Thrilling Victory Over Manchester United in Post-Kane Era
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Tottenham Triumphs in Thrilling Victory Over Manchester United in Post-Kane Era

By Score More Tottenham marked their first win under the guidance of Ange Postecoglou and in the absence of Harry Kane with a captivating and well-deserved triumph against Manchester United. Despite pre-match protests against chairman Daniel Levy and owners ENIC, Postecoglou received an enthusiastic welcome. The action on the field showcased Spurs' attacking prowess, a style synonymous with the Australian manager. In a match brimming with chances and occasional chaos, the deadlock was shattered by Pape Matar Sarr, who netted from close range four minutes into the second half. The exhilarating encounter saw Spurs secure their victory with an 83rd-minute goal when Ivan Perisic's cross brushed off Ben Davies and found the net via Lisandro Martinez. Throughout the game, both sides stru...
Narrow Victory: Manchester United Overcomes Wolverhampton Challenge in Premier League Opener
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Narrow Victory: Manchester United Overcomes Wolverhampton Challenge in Premier League Opener

By Score More Manchester United endured significant challenges and displayed lackluster performance, yet managed to secure a narrow 1-0 victory against Wolverhampton in their inaugural Premier League match. The decisive goal materialized in the 76th minute, an unexpected contribution from Varane, who expertly converted a precise assist from Bissaka. In the dying moments of the game, Onana's actions raised suspicions of a penalty, yet the referee refrained from making the call, leading to a contentious and debatable decision. Throughout the initial half, Manchester United struggled to find their rhythm and creative spark. Consequently, Wolverhampton maintained a constant offensive threat, highlighted by Pedro Neto's adept ability to penetrate the opposing defense and Matheus Cunha's ...