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Who will McTominay play for? Scott McTominay was born in Lancaster but has lots of Scottish relatives. He has never played at international level for any country but has been involved with the Scottish training camps. In 2016, he was asked about where his loyalties were in regards to international football and he revealed that he felt more Scottish than he did English.

Paul Pogba to stay at Man Utd but only on one extreme condition Paul Pogba is reportedly ready to stay at Manchester United but only if Jose Mourinho is no longer in charge at Old Trafford. The relationship between the two is said to have reached breaking point after Mourinho axed the £89million midfielder earlier this month.

Former Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal a shock contender to replace Antonio Conte at Chelsea Louis van Gaal has emerged as a shock contender to replace Antonio Conte at Chelsea. The Blues boss has come under-fire this season and his relationship with the Stamford Bridge hierarchy has been strained.

Manchester United vs Chelsea LIVE Man Utd host Chelsea in the Premier League fixture at Old Trafford and Paul Pogba and Eric Bailly are expected to start.

Manchester United and Chelsea to battle Liverpool for Roma goalkeeper Allison - if Real Madrid swoop for their stoppers Manchester United and Chelsea will target Roma goalkeeper Allison this summer should either lose their No.1s to Real Madrid. United ace David De Gea and Blues star Thibaut Courtois are both on Los Blancos' wanted list.

Liverpool and Arsenal join race for Manchester United midfield target Jean Michael Seri MANCHESTER UNITED transfer plans could be scuppered as Liverpool and Arsenal join the race for Nice star Jean Michael Seri. Jose Mourinho has identified the Ivory Coast international as his main midfield target with Michael Carrick set to retire and Marouane Fellaini heading for the exit.

Liverpool fans desperate for Chelsea to 'destroy' Manchester United Take a look through the gallery for Liverpool fans desperate to see Chelsea topple Manchester United.

Jurgen Klopp looking ahead to 'decisive' clash with Manchester United as race for second hots up "Mo is obviously a boy who is full of greed to score goals. West Ham boss David Moyes said: "It is really difficult to deal with them.

Paul Pogba is feeling the pressure of playing for Manchester United - even the most confident struggle, claims Mickey Thomas Any criticism is swatted aside. "But if you start questioning yourself you immediately put extra pressure on yourself. He needs a run of games and a chance to control games." The heat is also on Chelsea, another one of Thomas' old clubs. And he said: "They are proving how hard it is to retain the Premier League title.

Matt Shine Predicts: Manchester United v Chelsea With Paul Pogba the subject of so much speculation and Lukaku struggling to score against the tops clubs it will be interesting how Manchester United approach this game. Despite scoring 21 goals in all competitions for United this season, Romelu Lukaku is yet to open his account against any of the big six clubs in England including Chelsea.

Ireland youngster Kieran O'Hara called into Manchester United squad to face Chelsea Mourinho's in-depth knowledge of Chelsea's players saw Ander Herrera deployed to mark Eden Hazard out of the game in last year's 2-0 win for United at Old Trafford, although injury rules the Spaniard out this time. "Of course, he is a very important player for them, but Willian is very important for them.

Manchester United vs Chelsea LIVE score and goal updates from Premier League clash at Old Trafford Ander Herrera is out of Manchester United's Premier League clash against Chelsea and the next few weeks. The Spain midfielder's attempted backheel at Sevilla in the Champions League aggravated a muscular injury, meaning Paul Pogba could return to the starting line-up.

David De Gea 'demands £350,000-a-week' to remain at Manchester United David De Gea is looking to 'double his wage to £350,000-a-week' to remain at Manchester United amid long-standing interest from Spanish giants Real Madrid.

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Owen Hargreaves claims Manchester United have the second best squad in the league Former Manchester United man Owen Hargreaves has claimed the club he once represented currently have the second best squad in the Premier League. Jose Mourinho's men include the likes of Paul Pogba, David de Gea, Alexis Sanchez, Juan Mata, Romelu Lukaku, Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial among others.

Mourinho's advice for McTominay The boss has offered his opinion to Scott McTominay over his international future.

Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte row recounted before United v Chelsea January's feud between Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte became so heated, the Chelsea boss said he will meet him 'in a room… just me and him' when the two sides next play each other.

Jose Mourinho reveals which game means more to him than facing Chelsea Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says playing Liverpool means more than facing his former club Chelsea. The Portuguese is the most successful manager in the Stamford Bridge club's history, having overseen three Premier League triumphs, an FA Cup victory and a trio of League Cup wins.

Former Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal 'in frame to replace Antonio Conte at Chelsea' LOUIS VAN GAAL is the shock name in the frame to replace Antonio Conte should he leave Chelsea, according to reports. Blues chief Roman Abramovich is expected to once again part with a manger within the first 12 months of the club's title defence following a break down in relationship with the Italian.

Manchester United squad vs Chelsea revealed Man Utd team news vs Chelsea includes the full squad for their Premier League fixture at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Hazard and Morata start, 3-4-2-1: Predicted Chelsea XI to face Manchester United Manchester United face-off against Chelsea in Sunday's Premier League showdown at Old Trafford. Both sides come into the game in an indifferent run of form in the top-flight, but the United faithful will expect a strong performance with the home advantage to boost.

Big Match Focus: Manchester United v Chelsea Manchester United can reclaim second place when they face a Chelsea outfit also trying to cement a top four position in Sunday's blockbuster Premier League clash at Old Trafford. Premier League Date: 25 February 2018 Match Day 28 Kick-off: 22H05 HKT Venue: Old Trafford.

Gary Neville believes Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku is under pressure Manchester United legend Gary Neville believes that Romelu Lukaku is the one person at the club who is under pressure which is surprising given the circumstances.

How to watch Manchester United vs. Chelsea at Old Trafford Manchester United hosts Chelsea on Sunday in a marquee Premier League matchup with serious top-four implications. United sits second in the table with 56 points, a full 16 points behind leaders Manchester City.

Manchester United vs Chelsea: Giggs, Terry and Beckham star in their 15 best encounters The Red Devils host the Blues this afternoon at Old Trafford, and fans will be hoping for another epic encounter. Earlier this season, Alvaro Morata's stunning header sealed a 1-0 victory for Antonio Conte's men at Stamford Bridge, but the heat has been turned up since then by a war of words between the Italian and United boss Jose Mourinho.

With just 15 PL starts this season, Manchester United star cancels house search as he seeks summer exit Manchester United striker Anthony Martial has reportedly made his mind to move away from Old Trafford as he thinks his long-term future is under heavy scrutiny now that Alexis Sanchez has arrived. Martial, 22, has only made 15 Premier League starts this season and has played full 90 minutes on just three occasions.

Ray Wilkins downplays Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte clash of words Ray Wilkins has downplayed the clash of words between Manchester United's Jose Mourinho and Chelsea's Antonio Conte ahead of the two clubs meeting. The pair of Premier League giants will go head to head later today with both managers meeting for the first time since their 'incident'.

How Manchester United should line up vs Chelsea Manchester United face Chelsea in the Premier League fixture and Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial could return to the starting line-up.

Confirmed: Three Chelsea Players ruled out of Manchester United game Manchester United face-off against Chelsea in this weekend's Premier League outing at Old Trafford. The Red Devils come off an indifferent run of form with just one victory in three matches, but they should still fancy their chances of beating the Blues, who were in a similar patch earlier in the month.

Alan Shearer defends Jose Mourinho's Manchester United tactics vs Sevilla Pundit Alan Shearer has defended Jose Mourinho's tactics for Manchester United's match vs Sevilla in the Champions League knockout stages. United travelled to Spain in the hopes of coming away from the first leg with a few away goals to help them get into the next round.

Spurs cool on defender links The Belgium international is facing an uncertain future in north London having failed to agreed terms on a new contract with Spurs, who are now thought to be considering putting the defender up for sale come the end of the season.

Gary Neville believes Marcus Rashford's situation at Manchester United is not unusual Manchester United legend Gary Neville is not concerned with Marcus Rashford's current situation at the club despite what rumours may suggest. Many pundits such as Jamie Redknapp have suggest that the youngster has to leave his team if he wishes to play more after Alexis Sanchez's arrival.

Manchester United could repeat their Chelsea trick and more issues Man Utd vs Chelsea in their last Premier League fixture of the month and there is plenty to look out for at Old Trafford today.

Manchester United close to agreeing deal for £48m Real Madrid-target According to The Times, Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea could be close to agreeing a new deal to extend his stay at Old Trafford past 2019. The 27-year-old, who joined United from Atletico Madrid in 2011, signed a four-year deal in 2015 which will expire in less than 18 months.

Gary Neville offers words of encouragement to Manchester United's Paul Pogba Manchester United legend Gary Neville has offered Paul Pogba some advice on how to deal with his current situation at the club. Most sections of the media have claimed that the Frenchman is now unhappy at the club and that his relationship with Jose Mourinho has broken down.

United target Lazio ace The Serbia international has been a revelation for the Serie A side after arriving from Belgium outfit Genk, and his form has caught the eye of Europe's top clubs, including United. United, Manchester City and Real Madrid were all heavily linked during the January transfer window, but the midfielder opted to stay with the Rome outfit.

Paul Scholes believes Manchester United got the 'right result' against Sevilla Manchester United legend Paul Scholes believes his former club got the 'right result' against Sevilla in the Champions League knockout stages. Jose Mourinho's men faced off against the Spanish side away from home but only managed to come away with a goalless draw much to the disappointment of fans.

Pochettino asked for Toby Alderweireld future update amid Man United interest Manchester United are interested in a move for Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld and Mauricio Pochettino has been asked about his future.

Manchester United 'plan incredible offer' for Real Madrid star Man Utd are linked with an incredible bid for Real Madrid ace Isco, according to the latest transfer gossip.

Rumour Mill: Manchester United's Sergej Milinkovic-Savic scout fail, De Gea, Ramsey eye powerplay MANCHESTER United have identified a midfield target for the summer transfer window, but a trip to see him didn't exactly go as planned. Meanwhile, a pair of PL stars are eyeing a Mesut Ozil style powerplay! That and more in Rumour Mill!

Premier League transfer news: Sergej Milinkovic-Savic to Manchester United, Aaron Ramsey, David de Gea contract demands Manchester United are among a range of Europe's biggest clubs who are following Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, according to the Mirror. The six foot four inch Serbian is rated at £80m, and was the subject of a United scouting trip this week.

Man Utd's clash vs Liverpool is bigger than visit of Chelsea: Mourinho Any emotional attachment towards Chelsea has become an insignificance for Jose Mourinho, who revealed Manchester United's clash with Liverpool next month is a bigger game for him.

Klopp follows in Dalglish's footsteps in relation to abuse directed at Evra Luis Suarez was found guilty of racially abusing Patrice Evra over seven years ago. It was Suarez's own testimony that deemed him guilty after acknowledging that he did call the Manchester United defender "negro".

Jose Mourinho gives McTominay advice over his international future 21-year-old Scott McTominay was born in Lancaster but qualifies for Scotland through his father, who has spoken to performance director Malky Mackay about a potential call-up.

Paul Pogba to quit Manchester United if Jose Mourinho stays on as boss - Transfer news and gossip from Sunday's papers My view is United knew what they were getting when they signed him, and ultimately you have to play him to his strengths." Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang exclusive: "I won't ditch the fast cars and flash clothes - I don't care what people think" Former Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal shock name in the frame to replace Antonio Conte at Chelsea.

Paul Pogba is a fantastic player, it is Jose Mourinho holding him back There has been at least one game in which Paul Pogba was at his very best in the last year. He dominated midfield, both creatively and defensively and overwhelmed his opponents.

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte regrets Nemanja Matic's move to Man United Serbia midfielder Matic played a key role in the Blues' Premier League title success last season before being allowed to complete a £40million summer move to rivals Manchester United.

'You're not special anymore': Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho taunts former club Chelsea The Manchester United boss insists that Sunday's crucial Old Trafford clash with the club he took to Premier League titles means nothing more to him than three precious points. And he insists it will be the visit of bitter rivals Liverpool next month that is the biggest game of United's season.

Jose Mourinho makes SHOCK claim ahead of Manchester United's clash with Chelsea That is despite the two Premier League heavyweights slugging it out for Champions League qualification, as well as his own bitter public feud this season with Chelsea boss Conte - an issue neither he nor United wanted discussed ahead of what is still a potentially explosive situation.

Paul Pogba ready to quit Manchester United if Jose Mourinho stays on as relationship between star player and manager reaches breaking point PAUL POGBA is ready to quit Manchester United if boss Jose Mourinho stays on. Their relationship has reached breaking point after Mourinho axed the £89million midfielder this month.

José Mourinho loses special feeling for Chelsea and talks up Liverpool rivalry José Mourinho says his Chelsea memories are fading and demotes the match against Antonio Conte’s side to the ranks of ‘any normal game’.

Manchester United eyeing up £80m bid for Lazio's giant Serbian midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic Old Trafford boss Jose Mourinho is anxious to bring in a commanding midfielder with Michael Carrick retiring and Marouane Fellaini expected to leave in the summer. There are also doubts over the long-term future of record £89m buy Paul Pogba, so Mourinho has made strengthening his midfield a priority in the summer transfer window.

Jose Mourinho hints Manchester United star Scott McTominay will snub England and choose Scotland Jose Mourinho has dropped a huge hint Scott McTominay is set to snub England and commit his international future to Scotland. The 21-year-old Manchester United midfielder is wanted by both home nations after a breakthrough season at Old Trafford.

Are super agents at heart of Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba's issues? JACK GAUGHAN: Super is often the prefix for Pogba. A superstar at a superclub in a supercar. The same goes for his representative, Mino Raiola, one of that cluster of super-agents.

David De Gea demands £350k a week to stay at Manchester United DAVID DE GEA is demanding a £350,000-a-week deal to stay at Manchester United. With his status in the game at an all-time high, the Spanish keeper wants to double his money under any new contract. De Gea has seen both Alexis Sanchez and Paul Pogba signing for United on massive money since his last deal was penned.

Former Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal shock name in frame to replace Antonio Conte at Chelsea Louis van Gaal is the shock name in the frame to replace Antonio Conte at Chelsea. The Stamford Bridge hierarchy have ­considered the experienced Dutchman if Conte's relationship with the London club completely breaks down. Conte has admitted that his bags are packed after a season spent fighting battles with his Blues bosses.

Man Utd boost as 17-year-old wonderkid could be available this summer Manchester United have been put on alert with Fulham winger Ryan Sessegnon being tipped to leave the London club at the end of the season. The 17-year-old, who has lit up the Championship with 12 goals in 32 games, has been linked with United, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur.

Paul Scholes claims Manchester United still need another centre-forward Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has urged his former club to sign another centre-forward despite Romelu Lukaku's efforts in front of goal this season. The Belgian has managed to score 21 goals across all competitions for his side but has still faced plenty of criticism from fans and pundits alike.

Manchester United v Chelsea: Our Combined XI Manchester United will host Chelsea on Sunday afternoon, in a match that could be decisive in the race for the second place in Premier League this season. Ahead of the clash, we look at combined XI consisted of players from the two teams.

Manchester United add duo to Champions League squad Manchester United have added Angel Gomes and Ethan Hamilton to their Champions League squad, with the pair being named on the B list, reports The Sun. A player can be included in the squad if he was born after January 1, 1996 and has been eligible to play for the club for two uninterrupted years since their 15th birthday.

Patrice Evra called 'lying b ' by Liverpool fans on West Ham bow In 2011, Evra was involved in a row with Luis Suarez which resulted in an eight-match ban and £40,000 fine for the then-Liverpool striker after he was found guilty of racially abusing his opponent.

Manchester United team news: Predicted starting XI to face Chelsea in the Premier League clash at Old Trafford, live on talkSPORT Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho will once again pit his wits against nemesis Antonio Conte when the Italian brings his Chelsea side to Old Trafford on Sunday. The pair have traded verbal barbs ever since Conte arrived from Juventus in 2016 and all eyes will be on the two managers.

Nemanja Matic hails the mental strength of Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku Nemanja Matic has hailed his Manchester United teammate Romelu Lukaku's performances this season. The Belgian netted his 20th and 21st goals of the season in a 2-0 victory for Man United against Huddersfield Town in the FA Cup Fifth Round, which sees them through to face Brighton and Hove Albion in the next round.

Chelsea trio ruled out of trip to Man Utd Manchester United and Chelsea return to domestic action on Sunday as we go head-to-head at Old Trafford following our Champions League matches midweek. Antonio Conte's side were held 1-1 by Barcelona at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday whilst we were in action in the South of Spain 24 hours later, drawing 0-0 with Sevilla.

Manchester United 'consider move for Paul Pogba replacement' Man Utd are linked with a move for a move for a potential Paul Pogba replacement, according to the latest transfer gossip.

Chelsea team news: Predicted starting XI to face Manchester United for the Premier League clash, live on talkSPORT Chelsea travel to Manchester United on Sunday, a game you can hear live on talkSPORT from 2.05pm. Antonio Conte's men put in a battling performance at home to Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday, and were unlucky to come away with just a draw.

Anthony Martial left 'astonished' by lack of progress on new Manchester United contract Anthony Martial remains at odds with Manchester United over a new contract at the club after a lack of progress in discussions in recent weeks.

Owen Hargreaves claims there's an agenda against Paul Pogba in the media after criticism of Manchester United man An agenda against Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba exists in English football currently, according to former-Red Owen Hargreaves. The Frenchman has been one of Man United's best performers of the season, but has had a couple of poor performances that have betrayed his fantastic quality.

Antonio Conte describes Nemanja Matic playing for Manchester United instead of Chelsea as "unfortunate" Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted he has regrets and questions over the decision to allow Nemanja Matic to join Manchester United. The two Premier League sides face off in a big game that will significantly affect who finishes in the top two come the end of the season.

Liverpool lay down marker to Manchester United in race for second with ruthless performance against West Ham With Manchester City almost home and hosed as far as the title is concerned, both Jurgen Klopp and Jose Mourinho will see the race for second as the chance to lay down a marker for next season. "We need to be first of the last," is how Mourinho recently explained it.

Manchester United have an 'amazing' few weeks at Old Trafford coming up, suggests manager Jose Mourinho Jose Mourinho is predicting a huge few weeks for Manchester United with a number of important games for the Reds. Man United could be out of the Premier League's top two, FA Cup and UEFA Champions League if things don't go well for them in the coming fixtures.

Real Madrid prepared to sell Manchester United's £53million target Real Madrid have reportedly decided to place Gareth Bale in the transfer market when the transfer window reopens in the summer, Spanish publication Marca reports. Earlier in August, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho had suggested that he would fight with other clubs for the Welshman, if he deemed surplus to requirements at the Bernabeu.

Mourinho hopes United kick off amazing few weeks with win vs Chelsea Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will attempt to kick off an 'amazing' few weeks in style when former club Chelsea arrive at Old Trafford this weekend.

3-4-2-1: Chelsea predicted XI to face Man Utd Manchester United host Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday as both teams return from midweek Champions League action. The Blues were held 1-1 at home by Barcelona on Tuesday whilst we were out in Sevilla 24 hours later. Antonio Conte's side trail us by three points whilst we dropped to third on Saturday following Liverpool's win.

Anthony Martial will leave Manchester United on one condition - Steve Nicol Three of Martial's last four appearances in all competitions have been as a substitute. The Frenchman scored in three successive Premier League games in January but Alexis Sanchez's arrival from Arsenal has since pushed him out of the starting XI.

Manchester United star Marcus Rashford should stay put at Old Trafford despite losing his place, insists Gary Neville How can Manchester United let him leave? It's impossible. "People saying he should leave are talking nonsense, it's rubbish. "The kid has been brilliant for 18 months. "He's having a period out of the team at the moment which happens to every young winger or forward that comes in to the team.

Anthony Martial to Real Madrid: Manchester United transfer possible after huge development Martial is a popular figure at Manchester United and has experienced a fine season, scoring 11 goals from 37 games and ousting Marcus Rashford from Jose Mourinho's side in the process. However, Real Madrid are circling with the player supposedly ready to turn his back on Old Trafford come the summer.

Man United fans furious over former Liverpool defender's apparent Evra tweet Former Man Utd defender Patrice Evra made his West Ham debut vs Liverpool and John Arne Riise sent a tweet pre-match.

Manchester United can do big things as a team in future, claims midfielder Nemanja Matic Manchester United still have the ability to go on and achieve big things in English and European football despite signs from rivals Manchester City that they have the potential to dominate the game for the next few years, according to Nemanja Matic.

Who is Tahith Chong? Manchester United player profile Man Utd youngster Tahith Chong has been watched by Jose Mourinho and trained with the first team alongside Angel Gomes.

Manchester United vs. Chelsea odds: Picks for Eden Hazard-David De Gea EPL fixture Before you bet Manchester United vs Chelsea, you need to see what renowned British soccer expert David Sumpter has to say. Sumpter is an applied mathematician who wrote "Soccermatics," the book that shows how math works inside the game. Together with experienced analysts, Professor Sumpter developed the powerful Soccerbot model.

Manchester United vs Chelsea: Eric Bailly could start over Paul Pogba to stop Eden Hazard Manchester United and Chelsea face off at Old Trafford tomorrow in a crunch Premier League showdown. The Red Devils go into the match, however, with talisman Pogba in the spotlight.

Gary Neville reveals what Manchester United must do to close the gap on Man City Man Utd are 16 points behind Manchester City in the Premier League but Gary Neville believes Jose Mourinho's side can challenge next season.

Watch: Damien Duff analyses Paul Pogba: "I just think he daydreams" Former Chelsea winger Damien Duff has criticised Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba, saying he thinks the midfielder is "unaware". Pogba has been much talked about this week, after Jose Mourinho left him on the bench for their recent Champions League tie with Sevilla.

Manchester United vs. Chelsea live stream info, TV channel: How to watch Premier League on TV, stream online Jose Mourinho takes on his former team when Manchester United welcomes Chelsea to town for a Premier League clash on Sunday. Here's how you can watch the match and our prediction:. When: Sunday at 9:05 a.m. ETTV: NBCSNStream: fuboTV Follow: CBS Sports App.

Ex-Liverpool player supports abuse of Evra Patrice Evra travelled to Anfield this afternoon as West Ham took on Liverpool. His every touch was jeered by the home supporters. His crime? Being the victim of racist abuse by their former player, Luis Suarez.

Latest Manchester United injury news - Mourinho confirms 5 players will miss Chelsea game This means that the likes of Phil Jones, Marcos Rojo, Marouane Fellaini and Zlatan Ibrahimovic would be missing the game. All of the aforementioned names except Phil Jones featured in Manchester United's win over the Blues back in April 2017 where goals from Marcus Rashford and Ander Herrera sealed a 2-0 win for the Devils.

Manchester United fans let Anthony Martial know their true feelings amid Tottenham links after 'contract talks stall' Anthony Martial's Manchester United future has been thrown into doubt amid reports talks over a new contact have stalled. The forward's representatives sat down with United before Christmas to discuss an extension to his contract, but no offer has been forthcoming since, reports French outlet RMC Sport.

Chelsea's Antonio Conte: It's a shame Nemanja Matic joined Manchester United Midfielder Matic played a key role in the Blues' Premier League title success last season before being allowed to move to rivals United.

Manchester United vs Chelsea: Team News, Form Guide, Prediction & Odds Manchester United and Chelsea are both coming off draws in the UEFA Champions League in their last matches. The Red Devils escaped with a 0-0 draw against Sevilla, while The Blues played out a 1-1 draw against FC Barcelona after leading through much of the game.

Manchester United vs Chelsea: Ultimate Premier League era XI ahead of tomorrow's encounter But which players make our ultimate United and Chelsea Premier League era XI?

Manchester United news: Owen Hargreaves explains how second best is a good thing for Jose Mourinho's side - Manchester United have the "second best squad in the Premier League", says Owen Hargreaves, with there cause for optimism within that. The Red Devils have faced some difficult questions over recent weeks, with Jose Mourinho once again seeing his tactics and team selection thrust under the microscope.

Manchester United news: After Paul Pogba benching will Romelu Lukaku be next? Gary Neville sees Alexis Sanchex problem for Red Devils striker - Goal.c Romelu Lukaku could soon follow Paul Pogba onto the Manchester United bench, says Gary Neville, who sees opportunities opening up for others. Jose Mourinho has shown over recent weeks that he is not afraid to take big-money signings out of the firing line if they are not delivering the required level of performance.

Huge win for U-18 to stay top of the league Manchester United's U-18 team beat Everton 4-1 today with Mason Greenwood scoring twice and with Largie Ramazani and James Garner also getting on the scoresheet. Ahead of kick-off, United were just one point clear of Everton, who had a game in hand on us.

Manchester United news: Nemanja Matic says Red Devils can do big things - Midfielder Nemanja Matic is confident Manchester United can do "big things" despite the Premier League title looking beyond them this season. United go into Sunday's home top-flight meeting with Matic's former club Chelsea trailing neighbours and runaway leaders Manchester City by 16 points.

Under 18s: Manchester United 4 Everton 1 Goals from Greenwood, Ramazani and Garner secured a top win for the young Reds.

Antonio Conte laments Nemanja Matic's Manchester United move Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte says it is "unfortunate" that Nemanja Matic is now a Manchester United player. Matic played a key role in the Blues' Premier League title success last season before being allowed to complete a £40m move to rivals United in the summer.

Manchester United youngsters send an emphatic message Man Utd got their weekend off to a perfect start with an emphatic win at youth level.

Jose Mourinho gives his verdict on Lukaku's top-six blank Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is not concerned by Romelu Lukaku's inability to score against their top-six rivals.

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is looking forward to an "amazing" few weeks Jose Mourinho is looking forward to an "amazing" make-or-break month that could define Manchester United's season. United kick-start a tough run of fixtures on Sunday as Mourinho faces former side Chelsea in the Sky Live game at Old Trafford.

Man Utd 'enquire about Seri' amid doubts over Paul Pogba's future Mourinho has made it clear he wants to bolster his midfield in the summer and has drawn up a contingency plan with concern Pogba could be ready to end his second spell at the club.

Manchester United need to sort out Paul Pogba agenda claims pundit Man Utd midfielder Paul Pogba has come under a lot of scrutiny this season, and Owen Hargreaves believes there is an agenda against him.

Paul Scholes feels it will be 'difficult' for Manchester United to keep David de Gea Manchester United legend Paul Scholes feels the club will have a tough time in their efforts to keep ahold of David de Gea amid Real Madrid's interest. The Spanish giants have reignited their fascination with the world class goalkeeper as they attempt to put behind themselves a poor season by their standards.

Conte reveals regret over £40m summer departure Chelsea manager Antonio Conte admits it is "unfortunate" that Nemanja Matic is now a Manchester United player. Midfielder Matic played a key role in the Blues' Premier League title success last season before being allowed to complete a £40million summer move to rivals United.

Mourinho forecasts 'amazing' period for Manchester United Jose Mourinho has predicted an "amazing" period for Manchester United as he prepares to host a series of significant fixtures at Old Trafford across three different competitions. United host Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday to kick off a run of four home games in their next five matches.

Manchester United vs. Chelsea, Premier League: Preview, team news, how to watch Both Chelsea and Manchester United earned midweek first-leg draws in the first knockout round of the Champions League, and even though United's came away from home, 0-0 against Sevilla, and Chelsea's came at home, 1-1 against Barcelona, the general consensus has been that it's the Blues who can look upon their efforts with pride and confidence.

Tottenham on alert as Martial talks stall French source RMC claim talks to extend Martial's stay at Old Trafford beyond 2019, when his present deal expires, are currently at a standstill. And Tottenham are keen to tempt the France international down to London to become a potential marquee signing for the grand opening of their new stadium next season, according to the report.

Manchester United fans send Anthony Martial contract message Man Utd talks with forward Anthony Martial over his contract have reportedly broken down and fans have sent a message.

Man Utd's Paul Pogba replacement has bargain buyout clause Manchester United have already lined-up a summer replacement for Paul Pogba, according to reports. Pogba's long-term future at Old Trafford has been thrown into doubt after he was said to have fallen out with United chief Jose Mourinho.

Manchester United news: Jose Mourinho predicts 'amazing' period of form - "Time flies. It feels like two days ago that we were in Los Angeles for pre-season and now we're almost in March," added Mourinho. "March, April and May can be really busy and going far in the FA Cup creates you problems. "We now play Brighton when we were supposed to play West Ham and we don't know when we'll play West Ham.

'I don't give trust for free' - Mourinho drops hint for Pogba Jose Mourinho claims Manchester United's stars need to earn his trust amid the recent furore over Paul Pogba. Eyebrows were raised in Spain on Wednesday evening when it was confirmed that callow Scott McTominay would start the Champions League last-16 first leg at Sevilla instead of their club-record signing.

Chelsea's Willian will put Jose Mourinho friendship on hold for Manchester United clash Willian will put his warmth and respect for Jose Mourinho on hold for Chelsea's trip to Manchester United on Sunday. Mourinho brought Willian to Stamford Bridge in the summer of 2013 and the pair won a domestic cup double together the following season, before Mourinho left Chelsea by mutual consent at the end of 2015.

Manchester United "make fresh contact" over summer target ahead of proposed £35m move Manchester United have made fresh contact with Nice over the potential transfer of Jean Michael Seri, according to reports. United are planning an overhaul of their midfield in the summer window, and Jose Mourinho has already confirmed it's a priority department when it comes to recruitment.

Man Utd go cold over Martial contract extenstion Anthony Martial's future at Manchester United appears to be in doubt with the offer of a new contract yet to materialise. The 22-year-old's representatives met with United officials in December 2017 and the club apparently said they would get back to the player to finalise an extension.

Manchester United attacker being targeted by Tottenham Hotspur - reports The French international has 18 months left on his Old Trafford contract, though United do have a further year's option, but is said to be unhappy with his current role by reports in France. Spurs, who snapped up Lucas Moura from PSG in January, have an embarrassment of attacking riches themselves.

Man United vs Chelsea combined XI: Lukaku and Hazard make the cut Manchester United against Chelsea. Jose Mourinho against Antonio Conte. Sunday's match is huge in the race for a top four finish. Here, Sportsmail selects a composite XI from both sides.

Gary Neville hits back at 'nonsense' Manchester United Marcus Rashford claims Man Utd striker Marcus Rashford has been the subject of claims about his transfer future but Gary Neville has rubbished the stories.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has four options to stop Eden Hazard Man Utd face Chelsea on Sunday and Jose Mourinho will need to shackle Eden Hazard.

Anthony Martial's Manchester United contract talks stall with Spurs interested: report Anthony Martial's contract talks with Manchester United are at a 'standstill' according to French media outlet RMC, translated by Sport Witness.

Transfer gossip from Saturday's papers: Manchester United eye £35m Ligue Un star amid Pogba doubts But senior figures at Old Trafford are now becoming concerned that the relationship with the agent may be more hassle than it is worth. Manchester United have stepped up their interest in Jean Michael Seri - with increasing doubts over Paul Pogba's future.

Manchester United 'to demand Real Madrid pay world record £88million for David De Gea transfer' Manchester United have slapped a mammoth £88million price tag on David De Gea's head, according to reports. United are reportedly hopeful that such a move will stop Real Madrid from attempting to poach him once again this summer.

Which team challenging for the top four has the toughest run-in? Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Tottenham and Arsenal are all battling for a top four place - but which club has the toughest run-in until the end of the season?

Video: Paul Pogba in good spirits ahead of Chelsea clash Paul Pogba has videoed himself in good spirits ahead of Manchester United's clash with Chelsea, despite reports suggesting his relationship with Jose Mourinho has soured. The Frenchman was hooked off during defeats to Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle United alongside being consigned to the bench for clashes with Huddersfield Town and Sevilla.

Why has the Academy been to Oldham? Find out why the club's youngsters made a special trip to see a League One game.

Manchester United vs Chelsea, Premier League preview: Team news, suspensions and latest odds It is Jose Mourinho vs Antonio Conte round two as Chelsea travel to Manchester United in the Premier League. It is the second match on Sunday afternoon, sandwiched between Crystal Palace vs Tottenham Hotspur and the Carabao Cup final between Manchester City and Arsenal.

Jose: The next few weeks will be amazing Mourinho is excited by the four big game against Chelsea, Liverpool, Sevilla and Brighton at Old Trafford.

Conte: My Chelsea players have shown a 'top' mentality this season Antonio Conte has refuted the suggestion that his Chelsea side have lacked a winning mentality this season.

Conte puts an end to Mourinho fued; United boss refuses to speak about it Antonio Conte insists he is keen to move on from his bitter war of words with Jose Mourinho. Chelsea boss Conte and Manchester United manager Mourinho have clashed numerous times during the last two years as part of an ongoing feud.

Manchester United v Chelsea: match preview Chelsea can draw level on points with Manchester United if they are victorious but that could prove a huge challenge considering José Mourinho’s conservative tactics.

Why United have the edge over Chelsea The Reds compare favourably with the Blues when it comes to this season's Premier League stats.

Man United must improve quality; Chelsea have gone backwards Ahead of the clubs' meeting on Sunday, bloggers Scott Patterson and Mark Worrall discuss this season, next season and more.

Paul Pogba and 10 other marquee Man Utd signings - rated THE NUMBERS GAME: All of this week has been dominated by talk of a dispute between Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba. He was a Manchester United statement signing in 2016.

Manchester United chiefs 'increasingly annoyed with meddling' Mino Raiola… who told Jose Mourinho where to play Paul Pogba "MEDDLING" Mino Raiola has annoyed Manchester United chiefs by telling Jose Mourinho where to play Paul Pogba, according to reports. The Times claims the superstar agent has seen his relationship with the Old Trafford club deteriorate since Mourinho dropped the £89million midfielder.

Pogba calls for pay rise Relations are already understood to be strained between the France midfielder and Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho, following a series of showdowns over his form in recent days.

Manchester United transfer news: Red Devils make fresh contact over Nice's Jean Michael Seri as doubts grow over Paul Pogba MANCHESTER UNITED have made fresh contact regarding Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri, according to reports. Doubts continue to grow over the future of Paul Pogba, leading to Jose Mourinho to step up his interest in the Ivory Coast international.

Manchester United player Alexis Sanchez's role needs to change Man Utd player Alexis Sanchez has played all six games on the left but a move to the right could yet get more out of his team-mates.

Manchester United handed major boost as Tottenham refuse to meet £150,000-per-week demand of star man There could be some major news for Manchester United fans regarding their defence as a report from the Times claims that Toby Alderweireld might be surplus to requirements at Tottenham and he could even force a move away from the London club. We all know the problems between Alderweireld and Spurs.

David de Gea set to sign new contract with Manchester United - report David de Gea will commit his future to Manchester United by signing a new contract with the club, according to reports.

Manchester United vs. Chelsea: Team News, Preview, Live Stream, TV Info Sunday sees a big match in the Premier League as Manchester United welcome Chelsea to Old Trafford. Chelsea will move level on points with United with a victory as Jose Mourinho faces his former side once again.

Could Manchester United end up having a better season than Man City? City's quadruple dream is over and Jose Mourinho's men are now favourites to win the FA Cup.

Paper Round: Manchester United plan for Paul Pogba exit with £35m Jean-Michael Seri Manchester United have stepped up their pursuit of Nice's midfielder Jean-Michael Seri. The 26-year-old Ivory Coast international has a £35m release clause and Jose Mourinho regards him as an excellent all-action option in the midfield.

Tottenham Hotspur willing to sell Manchester United target Toby Alderweireld this summer - report Tottenham Hotspur are willing to offload Manchester United target Toby Alderweireld in the summer following a dispute over his wages, according to reports. The Belgian defender, who arrived at White Hart Lane in 2o15, played a fundamental role under Mauricio Pochettino in his opening two seasons at the club.

Martial and Rashford start, Alternate 4-2-3-1 lineup to face Chelsea Manchester United will seek to end their recent winless run when they host Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon. The Red Devils have endured a mixed run in February and Jose Mourinho will want a positive result from his side this weekend in order to maintain the second position in the standings.

Chelsea star Cesar Azpilicueta issues rallying war-cry ahead of Manchester United trip "At the moment we are getting closer and closer to the end of the season, so we have to get the points." The Spanish defender has been deputising for Gary Cahill as captain after the Englishman was dropped.

Manchester United star Scott McTominay must be given an ultimatum on his international future - Berry Scott McTominay requested more time when Scot Gemmill tried to call him into the Scotland Under-21 squad for last year's European Championship qualifying opener against Holland.

Manchester United vs Chelsea: Three players who must start Manchester United's clash with Chelsea provides Jose Mourinho with a perfect opportunity to lift the gloom currently surrounding his side's campaign.

Manchester United found their perfect right winger Man Utd have been heavily linked with a move for Chelsea winger Willian.

Jose Mourinho explains why he trusts Scott McTominay at Manchester United Jose Mourinho has insisted that Scott McTominay has earned his trust through hard work in training at Manchester United this season. The 21-year-old made his debut for the first team back in May and kept his place in Mourinho's squad with a series of impressive performances during pre-season.

Bad news as Jose Mourinho confirms injury blow for key midfielder: report Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Ander Herrera has been sidelined for this weekend's Premier League clash versus Chelsea. The Spain international suffered a hamstring problem just 15 minutes into his Champions League appearance versus Sevilla in midweek.

Tottenham 'plot shock move for Manchester United star Anthony Martial' as contract talks stall Manchester United star Anthony Martial is on the radar of Tottenham, who hope to take advantage of Jose Mourinho's inability to give the France international a starring role for the Red Devils.

Jose Mourinho "not worried" about Romelu Lukaku's record against top six sides Jose Mourinho has insisted that he isn't worried about Romelu Lukaku's poor goalscoring record against top sides. The Belgian took his season tally to 21 goals last weekend with an impressive brace against Huddersfield Town in the FA Cup and looks on course to reach the 30 mark by the end of the campaign.

Pundit predicts Paul Pogba vs Jose Mourinho feud will result in summer departure Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba's relationship has been scrutinised in recent weeks and one pundit predicts it's going to go from bad to worse.

Manchester United's style has been 'choked' since Alexis Sanchez arrival, says Charlie Nicholas Charlie Nicholas claims the formula for success at Manchester United has been "choked" since the signing of Alexis Sanchez, with Romelu Lukaku struggling as a result of the January purchase.

Manchester United Face Chelsea In A Clash That Offers Food For Thought Manchester United drew 0-0 in Spain on Wednesday in the Champions League match against Sevilla. The goalless draw offered a lot of things Jose Mourinho should think about before this coming weekend. Manchester United will host Chelsea on Sunday in the aftermath of their great performance against Barcelona.

Antonio Conte changes tack towards Jose Mourinho before resurgent Chelsea visit Manchester United There was only one brief moment of tension at Antonio Conte's press conference before the trip to Manchester United on Sunday, but it had more to do with questions about Jose Mourinho rather than anything specifically to do with the Portuguese.

Chelsea's Antonio Conte claims feud with Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho "has stopped" before their Sunday face-off Antonio Conte called a flimsy ceasefire in his bitter feud with Jose Mourinho - but refused to say if he would shake his hand. Chelsea head for Sunday's top-four showdown against Manchester United with the slanging match between the managers in an uneasy truce.

Mourinho and Conte are headstrong, successful & entwined by their jobs The insults freely traded beneath the multitude-of-sins covering umbrella of 'mind games' only a few weeks ago ceased as Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte prepared for confrontation.

Manchester United in eight-way battle for Belgian wonderkid The 16-year-old has been linked with Borussia Dortmund, Bayern Munich, Red Bull Leipzig, Schalke, Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester City, and could be available for free when his contract expires in the summer.

Mourinho says Chelsea games mean ‘less and less’ as Conte feud cools José Mourinho declined to reignite the feud with his successor Antonio Conte before Manchester United and Chelsea clash at Old Trafford.

Tottenham on alert as Anthony Martial stalls on Manchester United contract According to French outlet RMC Sport, Anthony Martial is stalling on extending his contract with Manchester United, and Tottenham Hotspur are monitoring the situation closely.

Manchester United defender wants sit down talks with Mourinho over future According to The Sun, Manchester United defender Victor Lindelof is planning talks with manager Jose Mourinho amid fears over his long-term future at Old Trafford. The Swedish international, who signed from Benfica last summer, has struggled for form at United and could be replaced ahead of next season.

Manchester United stepping up their interest in Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri - report Manchester United have ramped up their interest in Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri ahead of the summer transfer window, according to reports. Jose Mourinho has expressed a desire to add reinforcements in midfield ahead of Michael Carrick's retirement and Marouane Fellaini's likely departure.

Manchester United targeting £35m Ligue 1 star as Paul Pogba replacement Manchester United have been having a few teething issues with their star man Paul Pogba. The former Juventus star has not hit it well with Jose Mourinho this season, regarding his game time and also his position, and there have been talks of him leaving the club in the summer.

Manchester United vs Chelsea: Potential XI with Alexis Sanchez at No.10 Chelsea produced a near perfect defensive performance against Barcelona on Tuesday night but you can be sure of Antonio Conte adopting a different approach at Old Trafford on Sunday. For all the pressure on Jose Mourinho and Manchester United at this moment in time, the onus is on the champions to haul themselves out of fourth place.

Jose Mourinho could settle the war against Antonio Conte for good Man Utd face Chelsea on Sunday and the game gives Jose Mourinho a fresh chance to get one over his rival Antonio Conte.

Paul Pogba reveals what's really wrong in Manchester… United fans could be shocked "Something is wrong though Manchester cannot be sunny like that, something's wrong, it's too nice, Manchester it's too nice, my gosh." Pogba will be hoping to be back in the starting XI against Chelsea on Sunday - particularly after Ander Herrera's injury.

4-3-3: Manchester United predicted XI vs Chelsea - Pogba & Bailly start Manchester United Football Club takes on Chelsea this weekend, in a huge game that could well shape the remainder of our Premier League season.

World class star to sign Man Utd deal? Manchester United are making good progress under Jose Mourinho - currently sitting second in the Premier League after finishing sixth last season. We are in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup and in the second round of the Champions League also.

Making Moyes pay, catching Manchester United and appreciating Gerrard's young stars And this week's Blood Red panel of host Neil Jones, James Pearce, Andy Kelly and Paul Gorst couldn't be more delighted. The visit of David Moyes' men is one of the big talking points in the latest Blood Red podcast as the panel look ahead to a possibly pivotal weekend in the race for the top four.

David de Gea wins UEFA Champions League 'Player of the Week' award following superb Sevilla performance David de Gea has been handed the UEFA Champions League 'Player of the Week' award following his superb performance against Sevilla on Wednesday night. The Spaniard crucially kept Manchester United level before half time with a couple of superb saves from Steven N'Zonzi and Luis Muriel headers.

Manchester United 'to battle Man City for midfielder' and more transfer rumours Man Utd are being linked with a whole host of midfielders as Jose Mourinho looks to strengthen in the summer transfer window.

Pogba and McTominay start, 4-3-3: Predicted Man United XI vs Chelsea Manchester United will seek to return to winning ways when they host Chelsea at Old Trafford this weekend. The Red Devils played out a goalless draw at Sevilla in the Champions League in midweek, but Jose Mourinho will expect more from his team against his ex-club.

Manchester United superstar sends cryptic instagram message to his haters and the fans will love it Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has sent a razor-sharp message to all his critics in a simple Instagram story ahead of his side's clash against Antonio Conte's Chelsea at Old Trafford in the Premier League.

Big boost for Man United as Chelsea trio ruled out of Sunday's game with injury Jose Mourinho has been handed a major injury boost, with Antonio Conte confirming that three Chelsea players will miss the game at Old Trafford with injuries. TalkSPORT quote the Italian manager claiming that David Luiz, Tiemoue Bakayoko and Ross Barkley have all been ruled out of Sunday's game, leaving Chelsea thin in some key areas.

Romelu Lukaku's scoring record no concern for Jose Mourinho "I'm not worried, 21 goals is not bad at all and I don't measure the players' performances the same way you do."

Manchester United will turn it on in the latter stages of the season, suggests Paul Ince Jose Mourinho is setting up his Manchester United side to flourish in the latter stages of the season, according to former-Red Paul Ince. The Portuguese manager may be looking to ensure a strong finish from his side, suggested Ince, with the Reds still in the UEFA Champions League and FA Cup.

Man United have favourable path to Champions League quarterfinals Of the 30 teams to advance from a 0-0 draw in the first leg of the Champions League knockout rounds, 21 have done so with the return leg at home.

'It is so frustrating,' Rio Ferdinand hits out at Man United star Manchester United legend-turned-pundit Rio Ferdinand was not impressed with the performance of Romelu Lukaku during Wednesday night's 0-0 Champions League draw versus Sevilla.

Jose Mourinho explains big injury blow as star ruled out for 'weeks' During Manchester United's 0-0 draw away at Sevilla, Ander Herrera seemingly picked up a hamstring problem, having to be substituted off the field after just fifteen minutes. During his pre-match press conference, manager Jose Mourinho explained the severity of the problem, and it doesn't sound good for the Basque-born midfielder.

Carabao Cup final betting odds and Premier League tips Arsenal and Manchester City meet at Wembley in the Carabao Cup final this Sunday. Here's the best bets for the big game plus tips for Man United v Chelsea and the rest of the Premier League.

How should Chelsea line up against Manchester United? Chelsea are the Premier League meat in Sky's Super Sunday sandwich, with Crystal Palace vs Spurs the bottom bun, Conte vs Mourinho the protein-filled lifesource in the middle, and the League Cup final between Manchester City and Arsenal the fancy topping on the top.

One Transfer Deadline Was Never Enough Was It You've got to love the football authorities, if transfer deadline days weren't ridiculous enough already - they've now begun to breed. Following the Premier League's decision to close the transfer window early from next summer - Premier League Agree Transfer Amendment for 2018/19.

Conte: Better for Chelsea if Man United leave Pogba out Antonio Conte expects to see Paul Pogba on the pitch when Chelsea face Man United, but admits it'll be better if he's left out by Jose Mourinho.

England confident of securing Manchester United's Scott McTominay with U21 call-up in March England will attempt to pip Scotland to Manchester United's young midfielder Scott McTominay, suggest ESPN FC.

Man United defender reaches personal agreement with Serie A giants: report According to Italian media outlet Calciomercato, Manchester United's Matteo Darmian has reached a 'personal agreement' with Serie A giants, Juventus. The 28-year-old, is apparently Juventus' primary summer transfer target as they look to add a full-back to their ranks, and in all honesty, it's a move that makes sense for all parties.

Mourinho's press conference: Boss confirms star player is out for 'few weeks' + Team News Jose Mourinho's side were extremely lucky to fly back home from Spain without conceding a single goal as goalkeeper David De Gea starred between the sticks on Wednesday.

Romelu Lukaku will do big things at Manchester United, says Nemanja Matic Nemanja Matic has backed Romelu Lukaku to achieve big things for Manchester United ahead of his side's Super Sunday clash against Chelsea. Lukaku moved to Old Trafford for £75m and made a blistering start to his United career, scoring seven goals in his first seen Premier League games.

Paul Pogba would be flourishing more at Manchester City than he is at Manchester United, claims Ian Wright Paul Pogba would be enjoying more success and confidence at Manchester City under Pep Guardiola than he is at Manchester United, Ian Wright has claimed. The Arsenal legend suggested Pogba's current situation would not be occurring across the city at Man United's local title rivals.

Manchester United agree deal with Juventus for 28-year-old According to Corriere dello Sport, Juventus have agreed a deal with Manchester United for defender Matteo Darmian. The 28-year-old has struggled with a lack of playing time this season and has been seeking greener pastures elsewhere as a result. Darmian joined United from Torino in 2015 and has made 80 appearances in all competitions.

Manchester United vs Chelsea LIVE SCORE: Latest updates from the Premier League clash The Manchester United and Chelsea bosses are set…

Transfer Rater: Sterling to Real, De Gea to stay at United? ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop assesses today's transfer rumours, headlined by Real Madrid's reported pursuit of Raheem Sterling and renewed interest in David De.

Paul Pogba needs to up his game to win back trust of José Mourinho - Jamie Jackson Paul Pogba must show his talent throughout Manchester United’s run-in, starting against Chelsea on Sunday, as suggestions of a rift between José Mourinho and the midfielder linger.

Anthony Martial considering Man Utd future as Premier League rivals plot move Anthony Martial has been left astonished by the lack of progress over a new Manchester United deal, according to reports. The France international's current contract expires in the summer of 2019 and although the club retains the option of extending by a further year, talks over an extension are said to have hit a standstill.

Rio Ferdinand delivers honest verdict on Manchester United star Paul Pogba That's the honest verdict of Rio Ferdinand, who's admitted Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne is currently his favourite player in the Premier League. Pogba returned to United from Juventus in August 2016 in a then world-record £89m deal. And, following a difficult first season back in Manchester, he made a fine start to the 2017/18 campaign.

Manchester United boost as Tottenham could sell £75k-per-week star According to The Times, Tottenham Hotspur are considering selling defender Toby Alderweireld this summer. The Belgian international, who joined Spurs from Atletico Madrid in 2015, has made over 100 appearances in all competitions and comes to the end of his four-year deal in 2019.

How David De Gea has become the best goalkeeper in the world Former Premier League goalkeeper Shaka Hislop examines the improvements David De Gea has made that've helped transform him into the world's best.

Manchester United were sterile, while Chelsea produced a masterclass - but I'd rather be in Jose Mourinho's shoes Judging by the reaction on social media afterwards, Mourinho presided over a sterile performance light years from United's traditions of flair and enterprising football, while Conte gave a masterclass. Both opinions are valid - but I know whose shoes I would rather be standing in going into the second leg.

Manchester United vs. Chelsea - Football Match Preview - February 25, 2018 - ESPN Get a preview of the Manchester United vs. Chelsea 2017/2018 English Premier League football match.

Paul Pogba: Jamie Carragher makes brutal claim about Manchester United ace "Does Paul Pogba come into this category at Manchester United? No. He has not done enough to warrant such special status. "Many believe Pogba can do for United what Kevin De Bruyne does for Manchester City to the right of a 4-3-3. Can he? "Does Pep give De Bruyne freedom to roam where he likes?

Manchester United FC transfer news: Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid emerge as rivals for Mauro Icardi Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid are the two clubs battling to sign Manchester United target Mauro Icardi. The 25-year-old is one of the hottest properties in global football after scoring 42 goals in his last 56 Serie A games for Inter Milan.

Euro Paper Talk: Man Utd line-up £53m Pogba replacement; Bayern to keep veteran star Manchester United have reportedly already lined-up a replacement for Paul Pogba, while PSG have jumped to the front of the queue for a United and Tottenham attacking target, according to Friday's European papers. Manchester United have already lined-up a summer replacement for Paul Pogba, according to reports on Friday.

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho impressed by 'professional' Paul Pogba PAUL POGBA'S professional response to being dropped has impressed Jose Mourinho, who has underlined the need for Manchester United's stars to earn his trust.

Manchester United v Chelsea - talking points The Spaniard superbly marshalled Chelsea's key man at Old Trafford last season, starving him of time and service as United emerged as 2-0 victors. Mourinho must decide how best to deal with Chelsea's attacking threat this time around, with trusted options Nemanja Matic and McTominay able to do a marking job on Hazard.

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Jose Mourinho praises Paul Pogba's professional attitude against Sevilla Jose Mourinho has made note of Paul Pogba's professional attitude after coming off the bench during Manchester United's 0-0 draw with Sevilla on Wednesday night. The 55-year-old prompted uproar by leaving the Frenchman, taken off in away defeats to Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle United, on the bench for the clash in Seville.

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho salutes Paul Pogba after show of professionalism at Sevilla Jose Mourinho has heaped praise on Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba after his show of professionalism during his side's Champions League tie in Sevilla on Wednesday. Pogba started the game on the bench amid reports that he and his manager had had a falling out, with Scott McTominay taking the Frenchman's place.

Man Utd news: Barcelona star Samuel Umtiti seriously considering Manchester United move And the latest reports from Spain suggest Umtiti is thinking about swapping the Nou Camp for Old Trafford. According to Don Balon, Umtiti is currently in talks about extending his contract at Barcelona. However, club chiefs are only offering him £5.3m a year - some way short of his demands for a £7m-a-year deal.

Jose Mourinho backs Romelu Lukaku despite Manchester United's striker's poor record against big teams Jose Mourinho has defended Romelu Lukaku - despite the Manchester United striker having failed to score against the Premier League's top eight sides this season. Lukaku, a £75million summer signing from Everton, has plundered 21 goals in all competitions this season, but has drawn a blank against the Premier League's elite sides.

Manchester United v Chelsea Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Premier League game between Manchester United and Chelsea.

Manchester United vs Chelsea: Team news Ahead of this weekend's Premier League action, Sportsmail will be providing you with all you need to know about every fixture, with team news, provisional squads, betting odds and Opta stats.

Jose discusses 'very good manager' Conte ahead of Chelsea game Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho refrained from fuelling the war of words with Antonio Conte ahead of former club Chelsea's highly-anticipated visit.

Confirmed: 6 players ruled out for Man Utd vs Chelsea Manchester United return from the South of Spain to host Chelsea at Old Trafford in the Premier League on Sunday. We currently have a three-point lead over Antonio Conte's side who sit in fourth in a game both sides will be desperate to avoid defeat.

Manchester United: Mourinho - Chelsea means less & less - This season, Mourinho's past with Chelsea has become something of a sideshow to his feud with Antonio Conte. After the United boss dragged up Conte's ban for match-fixing earlier in his career - for which he was later acquitted - the Italian responded by labelling Mourinho a "little man" and a "fake".

Mourinho praises Pogba 'professionalism' The Old Trafford boss was asked for his take on the Frenchman's display after Pogba came off the bench in the first half of United's 0-0 draw with Sevilla on Wednesday when Ander Herrera was injured.

Why Craig Bellamy can succeed in management PETER CROUCH: Finish playing, go into the media: it is assumed now when footballers retire they will take the safer option and turn their backs on management.

Conte boosted by injury news The Italian named a strong starting XI for the clash with Barcelona and he may stick with the same team that secured a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge. Left-back Marcos Alonso was back in the fold after missing back-to-back Premier League games, while Eden Hazard, Pedro and Willian played up front.

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho takes swipe at Paul Pogba after training ground bust-up The Manchester United boss left the £89M star out of his starting line up in Seville although he was quickly forced to bring him on as a replacement for injured Ander Herrera in the midweek 0-0 Champions League draw in Spain. The Frenchman is poised to start against Chelsea on Sunday.

Pogba buy-back fee revealed as Juventus consider return for Man Utd misfit Juventus are reportedly considering bringing Manchester United misfit Paul Pogba back to Serie A after the buy-back fee was revealed for the player. The France midfielder, who made a bright start to the season and has nine assists to his name, appears to have fallen out of favour with United boss Jose Mourinho in recent weeks.

Manchester United trip to Sevilla marred after five fans arrested for alleged violent behaviour in Spain MANCHESTER UNITED'S trip to Seville has been marred after five fans were arrested for allegedly throwing stones at a hotel, damaging motorbikes and assaulting police during a drunken orgy of violence. Town hall chiefs said an officer was injured in the attempt to detain one of the Brits after he fled the scene.

Chelsea team news: Blues trio out of Manchester United clash, confirms Antonio Conte Chelsea trio Tiemoue Bakayoko, David Luiz and Ross Barkley have been ruled out of Sunday's Premier League clash against Manchester United, manager Antonio Conte has confirmed. All three Blues stars missed Tuesday's 1-1 draw with Barcelona in the Champions League through injury.

Paul Pogba sends message to Manchester United fans Man Utd player Paul Pogba has broken his silence after he started the Champions League tie vs Sevilla on the bench.

Conte hopes Manchester United bench 'fantastic' Pogba He was benched for the second time in three matches in United's midweek draw at Sevilla and Conte hopes he will remain sidelined for this weekend's crunch clash. "My expectation is to see him on the pitch. If he stays out it would be better," Conte told reporters on Friday.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says his meetings with Chelsea mean 'less and less' Jose Mourinho refused to be drawn on his relationship with Antonio Conte ahead of Chelsea's visit to Manchester United this weekend, instead only claiming that playing his former club means "less and less".

Conte wants 'team display' The Blues are unbeaten in their last three matches and will be hoping to build on their 1-1 draw against Barcelona in the Champions League. Defeats in the Premier League to Bournemouth and Watford has seen Chelsea drop down to fourth but the boss insists his troops will do all they can to win this weekend.

Manchester United vs Chelsea: Special prediction and odds ahead of Premier League clash Mourinho proved once again he is the master of parking the bus after United's goalless draw away to Sevilla and he has deployed this tactic in big games in the past. He will not want to give his rival Conte an inch at Old Trafford and we are not expecting a goal-fest on Sunday.

Manchester United fans are furious over timing of FA Cup game vs Brighton Man Utd are playing Brighton in the FA Cup and the fans are not happy with the kick off time.

Rio Ferdinand takes advice from Team GB boxers as former Manchester United defender continues fight training Rio Ferdinand has called on the advice of two Olympic hopefuls as he continues his boxing training. The former Manchester United and England captain revealed he wants to fight professionally when he teamed up with Betfair last year. Ferdinand has been making use of the Team GB facilities in Sheffield along with his coach Richie Woodhall.

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte refuses to confirm handshake with Manchester United's Jose Mourinho Antonio Conte has refused to confirm whether he will shake Jose Mourinho's hand before Chelsea's match at Manchester United on Sunday. The duo have clashed a number of times since Conte took over at Stamford Bridge and last month exchanged a number of insults.

Mourinho reveals extent of Ander Herrera injury blow Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says Ander Herrera faces at least a "few weeks" on the sidelines. The Spain international limped off early in Wednesday's 0-0 Champions League last-16 first leg at Sevilla, and was replaced by Paul Pogba. Mourinho said Herrera suffered a "big injury" and confirmed the midfielder could be out until April.

Jose Mourinho unconcerned by Romelu Lukaku's top four scoring record United's £75million summer signing has scored 21 goals in all competitions this season - but failed to hit the net against the top eight teams in the Premier League.

Jose Mourinho reveals Manchester United's Ander Herrera is out for 'few weeks' Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says midfielder Ander Herrera will be out for a "few weeks" with the hamstring injury he aggravated against Sevilla.

Report: De Gea to sign new, improved Man United deal Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea is preparing to extend his stay at Old Trafford despite constant speculation that he could be on his way to Real Madrid this summer, according to reports.

Paul Pogba does not deserve to be indulged at Manchester United - he isn't good enough yet Every so often players come along who are brilliant but flawed. Such is their ability to decide games, their weaknesses have to be accepted and teams built around them. Does Paul Pogba come into this category at Manchester United? No. He has not done enough to warrant such special status.

Jose Mourinho fires warning to Paul Pogba and Manchester United squad amid rumours of bust-up Manchester United's players MUST earn Jose Mourinho's trust. That's the message from the Old Trafford boss - with record £89million signing Paul Pogba clearly in his mind.

Man City join Manchester United in battle for Lazio star Sergej Milinkovic-Savic MANCHESTER UNITED are set to lock horns with their fierce city rivals in the race to sign Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. The Lazio ace, 22, has emerged as one of the leading attacking midfielders on the market after bursting onto the scene last season.

Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte refuse to stoke the fires of feud Both Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte have refused to engage in more mind games ahead of the Old Trafford showdown between Manchester United and Chelsea on Sunday.

WATCH: Beginning of the end for Pogba at Man United? Tension has been at an all-time high between Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba, but is there room for only one at Man United?

Manchester United stars should be playing better… but they can only do what Jose Mourinho tells them When Mourinho first got the job people were pleased, but now they're looking at it and wishing United could win with a bit more grace and style and attack how they used to. At the moment we simply aren't seeing that. Is there longevity in that way of playing?

Manchester United suffer injury blow as Jose Mourinho confirms Ander Herrera is ruled out for up to six weeks Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has confirmed Ander Herrera will be ruled out for up to six weeks after picking up a hamstring injury against Sevilla on Wednesday. The midfielder played only 17 minutes of the Champions League tie at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium before being replaced by Paul Pogba.

Conte considers Giroud start against Man United but Bakayoko ruled out Olivier Giroud is in contention to start for Chelsea against Manchester United as Antonio Conte mulls over his options in attack after Eden Hazard's 'false nine' run out.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho hails Paul Pogba after dropping him against Sevilla Jose Mourinho has praised Paul Pogba for responding well after being demoted to the Manchester United substitutes' bench for the second time in four matches.

How Manchester United player Scott McTominay gained Jose Mourinho's trust Scott McTominay acquitted himself well for Man Utd in their Champions League fixture vs Sevilla and Jose Mourinho has lauded him again.

Premier League Preview: The races within the race The race for Champions League places is shaping up into a four-way contest. Two direct rivals face off while the other two have 'winnable' matches on paper. Meanwhile, at the other end of the table two relegation rivals also lock horns, one rejuvenated and in an excellent run of form, the other woefully out of sorts.

Mourinho's press conference: United v Chelsea Catch up on the main points from the pre-match press conference.

Chelsea coach Conte asked about shaking Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho's hand Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho and Chelsea manager Antonio Conte have exchanged countless barbs ahead of Sunday's big game.

Jose Mourinho confirms Ander Herrera will be out for "a few weeks" with hamstring injury Jose Mourinho has noted that Ander Herrera will be on the sidelines for "a few weeks" after coming off with hamstring problem against Sevilla. The Spaniard, who had returned to training just a few days before, pulled up with a hamstring injury when attempting a back-heel to Antonio Valencia.

Paul Pogba did something Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho loved Man Utd player Paul Pogba came on early in the Champions League fixture vs Sevilla for the injured Ander Herrera.

United players must earn trust - Mourinho Jose Mourinho has sent a warning to his Manchester United players that they must earn his trust in the wake of Paul Pogba's demotion against Sevilla. Pogba was left out of the starting XI for the first leg of the Champions League round of 16 in Spain.

Manchester United kid Scott McTominay in international tug-of-war between England and Scotland MANCHESTER UNITED star Scott McTominay has sparked a fight between England and Scotland for his international career. The Lancaster-born kid made his 16th senior appearance for United in Wednesday's Champions League clash in Spain ahead of £89million Paul Pogba.

Manchester United target Toni Kroos issues transfer instruction to agent Kroos, 28, has been identified by Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho as a replacement for veteran Michael Carrick, who is set to retire at the end of the season. The Red Devils have a long-standing interest in the Germany international and attempted to sign him in 2014 before he joined Real Madrid.