The default league to use in the headline would have been La Liga but Real Madrid and Barcelona’s duopoly has been tested by Atlético for several seasons. This year, Jorge Sampaoli has brought Sevilla into the act. With its famous sporting... Read More | Share it now!
There was a time when people thought Antonio Valencia slotting into the right-back berth signified an end to his days as a flyer down United’s right wing. The Ecuadorian struggled to rediscover the blistering form that saw him scoop the Sir Matt... Read More | Share it now!
It seemed like a good idea at the time. Who hasn’t uttered that regretful phrase at some point in their life? I certainly have, many times. Typically, it’s when someone asks why I ever married. I’m fairly certain Sir Alex Ferguson... Read More | Share it now!
When Manchester United needed a spark to give them the extra edge over their rivals on the eve of the 2012-13 campaign, they managed to secure one of the league’s hottest properties and Arsenal’s big gun. United will fall short again this time... Read More | Share it now!
‘Quietly effective’ and ‘will never meet the expectations of him’ were hardly verdicts my esteemed fellow Stretty News writers were anticipating to conjure up when giving their appraisals of world record signing Paul Pogba as... Read More | Share it now!
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has already started to etch his name into the pantheon of great Manchester United strikers. There were initial doubts whether the then 34 year old could handle the rigours of the cut and thrust Premier League, after years of... Read More | Share it now!