Why Antonio Conte would be mad to leave Tottenham for Juventus

In many eras, a choice of whether to go to Juventus or Tottenham Hotspur was never really much of a debate. Juve may be the team everyone loves to hate in Italy, but their global prominence in the game is up there with the finest and there is an almost uncountable list of world renowned … Read more

How Erik ten Hag has turned Manchester United around after fourth straight win

It was one of the lowest points in Manchester United’s modern history. Their players slinked back to the dressing room trailing Brentford by four goals and Erik ten Hag looked set to be swamped by the scale of his rebuilding mission. If the Bees could destroy United so easily, it didn’t bear thinking about what … Read more

Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal among the Premier League transfer window losers

Manchester United eventually improved but don’t forget the ludicrous journey. Arsenal and Liverpool both fell into completely avoidable traps. There were plenty of winners, don’t worry.   Cristiano RonaldoAn utterly humbling experience which would shatter that veneer of confidence if it belonged to any other individual. Fortunately for Cristiano Ronaldo, he is of requisitely thick … Read more

Man United are rock bottom but Liverpool must win to challenge Man City – who needs the result more?

It is far too early in the season to start talking about ‘six-pointers’ and ‘must-win games’. Isn’t it? Well, maybe fans of Liverpool and Manchester United would have agreed with that before the season.  But two games into the campaign, the historic rivals face off at Old Trafford on Monday with United second bottom of the … Read more

OLIVER HOLT: Manchester United signing Casemiro will not shift their horror reality

The mere prospect of it is enough to titillate and to tantalise scholars of English literature everywhere but if Ryan Giggs were to turn his poetic talents towards the plunging fortunes of his alma mater, what a cavalcade of metaphors and similes he might unleash. More of them than all Giggs’s Premier League appearances, which … Read more

Erik Ten Hag’s 10-point plan to save Man United’s season – sell Cristiano Ronaldo

As Bryan Mbuemo tucked home Brentford‘s fourth goal within just 35 minutes, Manchester United‘s players looked shell-shocked and disconsolate, barely able to believe what was happening in west London on Saturday evening. A performance devoid of leadership, organisation, accountability and togetherness enabled the Bees to beat United for the first time since 1938. The catastrophic … Read more

Man United: Sportsmail answers the big question: WHO is to blame for a decade of demise?

Manchester United‘s decline over the past 10 years hit an astonishing new low at the weekend as Erik ten Hag became their first boss since 1921 to lose his first two league games. A shock defeat at home to Brighton on the opening weekend was followed up by an even more disastrous performance in a 4-0 … Read more

Cristiano Ronaldo’s biggest managerial fall outs after Erik ten Hag spat at Man United friendly

As Erik ten Hag faces his first Premier League game in charge of Manchester United, all the talk in the build-up continues to concern one man: Cristiano Ronaldo.  The Portuguese superstar wants to leave United this summer and made that clear at the weekend, as he left Old Trafford 10 minutes before full-time in Sunday’s friendly … Read more

Manchester United need Ten Hag to roll successive double-sixes for them this season

Manchester United go into the new season with a new coach, new players, and a plan which has a lot of moving parts which need to hold together.   Well, it wasn’t meant to end up like this. It hasn’t yet been a year since Cristiano Ronaldo returned to Manchester United amid a torrent of … Read more

England’s men are fair game after years of sneering at Lionesses and women’s football…

The Mailbox answers the question of why the Lionesses’ success is being used as a stick to bet the men. Also: lots on Cristiano Ronaldo, and why sell Roberto Firmino? Get your views in to theeditor@football365.com…   Revenge stickThe question ‘why is the Lionesses success being used as a stick to beat the men’ is … Read more