Like any other match day under José Mourinho, Manchester United’s attack plan was two trailer park girls going round the outside. Against Watford, it was Henrikh Mkhitaryan, playing centrally as the number ten but trying to flank Younes Kaboul... Read More | Share it now!
With every growing performance, Henrikh Mkhitaryan is bowling over United fans with the quality that has seen his reputation climb over the past couple of seasons. It seems that more than never the shirt was a perfect fit for him. He produced a man... Read More | Share it now!
It was a brisk 56°F (12°C) in Fort Lauderdale at 11 am Sunday morning. The soft drizzle might have put Kris Kristofferson’s Sunday Morning Coming Down (best covered by Johnny Cash) in mind were it not also 4 pm in Manchester with United... Read More | Share it now!
On Monday night, Toronto Maple Leafs center Nazem Kadri scored his hundredth National Hockey League career goal against the Calgary Flames in the second period of a 4-0 victory. When he made it a brace early in the third period, commentator Ray... Read More | Share it now!
Well, he had to get there in the end. Goddammit, if we had to keep playing him until he was fifty years old, he would get that scoring record! The magic 250. A wicked and wonderful strike rasping into the top corner of Lee Grant’s goal, for the stick... Read More | Share it now!
Ah, Memphis and Schneiderlin. Good times. Well, not really. There were only two goals from Memphis Depay in his season-and-a-half at Old Trafford. Flashes of brilliance too far apart, like a loved one stricken with Alzheimer’s ever so briefly in... Read More | Share it now!