Steve Bruce has lifted the lid on why Miguel Almiron was left out of his starting line-up at West Ham on the opening night of the season.
The South American playmaker came off the bench at the London Stadium to grab an assist for Jeff Hendrick and he was on hand to dish out another debut goal for Ryan Fraser in the narrow 1-0 League Cup win over Blackburn Rovers.
However, despite his omission in the capital, Bruce has no qualms about Almiron and the former MLS star is back in contention for th…
Premier League hits and misses: Manchester United’s rude awakening and the surprise early pacesetters – Sky Sports
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Remember how simple it was a year ago when the transfer window closed before the season started? Now, with the window allowed to be open for almost a month after the campaign has kicked-off, we are back to the peculiarity of Fantasy Football selections needing to be finalised before clubs have committed to the real thing and the awkwardness of every early season result being viewed through the prism of a fast-closing tr…
Man Utd endure bleak start and Ed Woodward faces tough early-season questions – BBC Sport
Manchester United’s first game of the season did little to instil confidence that this will be a year of progress, writes Simon Stone.
Manchester United chief executive Ed Woodward watched from the stands on Saturday
There must be times when Ed Woodward wonders how his job has turned out the way it has.
About 19:20 BST on Saturday might well have been one of them.
As Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman sat in the Old Trafford directors’ box watching Crystal Palace celebrate a second successive Old Trafford win and the best top-flight start to a season in their entire history, it will not have been lost on him that on…
Jurgen Klopp dismisses controversial Mohamed Salah claim and shares secret to Liverpool star’s success – Liverpool Echo
Mohamed Salah will return to Stamford Bridge on Sunday as Liverpool travel to his former club Chelsea
Jurgen Klopp is adamant Liverpool and their supporters do not take Mohamed Salah for granted as the Egyptian prepares for his latest return to Chelsea.
Salah moved on to 97 goals in 154 appearances for the Reds when opening the Premier League campaign with a hat-trick in the 4-3 win over Leeds United ilast weekend.
There had been concerns in some quarters over the form of the winger after a quiet pre-season and only three goals in eight appearances following the return to action after lockdown…
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