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Liverpool 2-0 Manchester United: Virgil van Dijk and Mo Salah goals secure win

As a Liverpool player, Mohamed Salah has now scored against 23 of the 24 Premier League teams he has faced more than once in the competition, only failing to do so versus Swansea CityLiverpool’s procession towards their first title in 30 years continued with a hard-fought win over Manchester United at Anfield. A win that…

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Manchester City 2-2 Crystal Palace: Fernandinho scores late own goal

Cenk Tosun is only the fourth Turkish player to reach 10 or more Premier League goalsPep Guardiola says Manchester City’s aim is to “secure a place” in the Champions League next season after their faint title hopes were dealt another blow by a resolute Crystal Palace side.Fernandinho’s 90th-minute own goal ensured the Eagles claimed a…

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Pep Guardiola: Manchester City boss ‘100% staying’ with the Blues next season

Manchester City’s win at Aston Villa put them second in the Premier League but they still trail Liverpool by 14 pointsPep Guardiola says he is “100% staying” as Manchester City manager next season.After winning successive Premier League titles with record points totals, City look certain to finish second at best to runaway leaders Liverpool this…

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Manchester United 1-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers, FA Cup third-round replay

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Man Utd 1-0 WolvesJuan Mata’s superb second-half goal sent Manchester United into the FA Cup fourth round as they beat Wolves. The Spanish midfielder chipped over keeper John Ruddy to settle the third-round replay after being put through on goal by Anthony Martial.Wolves had an early…

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Manchester United scrap Gulf region training camp plans amid rising tensions

Manchester United face Wolves in a FA Cup third-round replay on WednesdayManchester United have scrapped plans for a training camp in the Gulf region during next month’s winter break because of security concerns.United do not play for 16 days between Premier League ties against Wolves on 1 February and at Chelsea on 17 February.Manager Ole…

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Paul Pogba: Manchester United midfielder says ankle surgery ‘went well’

Paul Pogba made substitute appearances against Watford and Newcastle on his return from three months out with injuryManchester United midfielder Paul Pogba had surgery on his latest ankle problem on Tuesday and said the procedure “went well”.The 26-year-old, who briefly returned to action in December having recovered from a previous ankle problem, has only made…

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Carabao Cup: Manchester United will eject Manchester City fans in Old Trafford home areas

United beat City 2-1 in the Premier League in DecemberManchester United have warned anyone “visibly or audibly” supporting Manchester City in a home area of Old Trafford on Tuesday will be ejected.The clubs jointly decided to cut away allocations for the two-legged Carabao Cup semi-final on security grounds.There are fears City fans could buy tickets…

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Pep Guardiola: Manchester City manager says he will never manage Manchester United

Guardiola has three wins from four games at Old Trafford as Manchester City managerManchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he would never manage Manchester United and would prefer to go on holiday than take over at Old Trafford.Guardiola was on United’s radar to replace Sir Alex Ferguson but had already agreed to join Bayern Munich…

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Manchester City 4-1 Port Vale: Tom Pope revises John Stones prediction after FA Cup defeat

Media playback is not supported on this device FA Cup: Manchester City 4-1 Port Vale highlightsPort Vale’s Tom Pope told his Twitter followers he would shine against John Stones, duly did so and – despite FA Cup defeat – just about ended up with a Manchester City souvenir for his efforts.The 34-year-old striker could not…

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Manchester City 4-1 Port Vale, FA Cup third round

Media playback is not supported on this device FA Cup: Manchester City 4-1 Port Vale highlightsPhil Foden made one goal and scored another as holders Manchester City saw off a spirited Port Vale side to book their place in the fourth round of the FA Cup.City, who won all four available domestic trophies last season,…