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Sep 15, 2014

Manchester United feed off Daley bread as feelgood factor returns

LONDON (Reuters) – As Manchester United fans delighted in an exuberant attacking display against Queens Park Rangers inspired by Angel Di Maria they would have been equally happy to watch an outstanding debut performance by Daley Blind.

The versatile Dutchman played a disciplined midfield holding role, protecting his defenders and seamlessly controlling possession with clever movement and a stream of accurate short passes.

Sep 15, 2014

Man United feed off Daley bread as feelgood factor returns

LONDON (Reuters) – As Manchester United fans delighted in an exuberant attacking display against Queens Park Rangers inspired by Angel Di Maria they would have been equally happy to watch an outstanding debut performance by Daley Blind.

The versatile Dutchman played a disciplined midfield holding role, protecting his defenders and seamlessly controlling possession with clever movement and a stream of accurate short passes.

Sep 15, 2014

Soccer-Man United feed off Daley bread as feelgood factor returns

LONDON, Sept 15 (Reuters) – As Manchester United fans delighted in an exuberant attacking display against Queens Park Rangers inspired by Angel Di Maria they would have been equally happy to watch an outstanding debut performance by Daley Blind.

The versatile Dutchman played a disciplined midfield holding role, protecting his defenders and seamlessly controlling possession with clever movement and a stream of accurate short passes.

Sep 2, 2014

Tasty icing, cherry on top but will United cake crumble?

LONDON (Reuters) – Manchester United emerged from the transfer window with a rich icing and the brightest of cherries to decorate their cake but the suspicion remains that the team’s base may crumble under pressure.

Colombia striker Radamel Falcao has the pedigree to light up Old Trafford and Argentine midfielder Angel Di Maria the class to fill the club’s iconic number seven shirt with distinction.

Sep 2, 2014

Analysis – Tasty icing, cherry on top but will United cake crumble?

LONDON (Reuters) – Manchester United emerged from the transfer window with a rich icing and the brightest of cherries to decorate their cake but the suspicion remains that the team’s base may crumble under pressure.

Colombia striker Radamel Falcao has the pedigree to light up Old Trafford and Argentine midfielder Angel Di Maria the class to fill the club’s iconic number seven shirt with distinction.

Sep 2, 2014

Soccer-Tasty icing, cherry on top but will United cake crumble?

LONDON, Sept 2 (Reuters) – Manchester United emerged from the transfer window with a rich icing and the brightest of cherries to decorate their cake but the suspicion remains that the team’s base may crumble under pressure.

Colombia striker Radamel Falcao has the pedigree to light up Old Trafford and Argentine midfielder Angel Di Maria the class to fill the club’s iconic number seven shirt with distinction.

Sep 1, 2014

Analysis – Falcao swoop fails to answer United’s case for the defence

LONDON (Reuters) – With most Manchester United fans praying for much-needed defensive reinforcements, manager Louis van Gaal made a surprise deadline-day swoop for flamboyant Colombian striker Radamel Falcao on Monday.

Following swiftly on the heels of the British record signing of attacking midfielder Angel di Maria, Van Gaal appears to be ignoring the burning issue of a porous and inexperienced back line which has struggled badly in the first three Premier League games of the season.

Sep 1, 2014

Falcao swoop fails to answer United’s case for the defence

LONDON (Reuters) – With most Manchester United fans praying for much-needed defensive reinforcements, manager Louis van Gaal made a surprise deadline-day swoop for flamboyant Colombian striker Radamel Falcao on Monday.

Following swiftly on the heels of the British record signing of attacking midfielder Angel di Maria, Van Gaal appears to be ignoring the burning issue of a porous and inexperienced back line which has struggled badly in the first three Premier League games of the season.

Sep 1, 2014

Soccer-Falcao swoop fails to answer United’s case for the defence

LONDON, Sept 1 (Reuters) – With most Manchester United fans praying for much-needed defensive reinforcements, manager Louis van Gaal made a surprise deadline-day swoop for flamboyant Colombian striker Radamel Falcao on Monday.

Following swiftly on the heels of the British record signing of attacking midfielder Angel di Maria, Van Gaal appears to be ignoring the burning issue of a porous and inexperienced back line which has struggled badly in the first three Premier League games of the season.

Sep 1, 2014

Golf-Gallacher gives McGinley a major selection headache

LONDON, Sept 1 (Reuters) – European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley faces a tricky wildcard selection dilemma following Stephen Gallacher’s brilliant final round in the Italian Open on Sunday.

Gallacher carded a sparkling 65 to finish third in Turin, one place short of securing the ninth and final automatic qualifying spot for this month’s match against the United States.