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    Manchester United can win the Premier League - Rooney

    Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney believes his side are back in Premier League title contention following Sunday's 3-0 win over Liverpool.Victory over their local rivals took Louis van Gaal's side to six top-flight wins in a row and, after a slow start to the season, they now sit third...
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    Champions League draw: Manchester City to meet Barcelona, Real Madrid face Schalke

    Manchester City against Barcelona is the pick of the ties to emerge from Monday's Champions League Round of 16 draw in Nyon.The two sides met in the knockout stages in 2013-14 as well, with the Catalans eventually recording a 4-1 win on aggregate to book their ticket for the...
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    Silva: Manchester City must avoid Barcelona, Real Madrid & Atletico in Champions Leag

    Silva: Manchester City must avoid Barcelona, Real Madrid & Atletico in Champions Leag David Silva is hoping Manchester City steer clear of La Liga sides in Monday's Champions League draw, arguing that "the later you play a Spanish team, the better".An impressive 2-0 win at Roma on Wednesday...
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    Milner: Manchester City can go far in the Champions League

    Manchester City midfielder James Milner believes that his side's late progress into the Champions League's last 16 could be a springboard to "go far" in the tournament.Manuel Pellegrini's side were staring down the barrel of elimination after collecting just two points from their first four...
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    Genius Moment: Nasri fires Manchester City into knockout stages

    Perhaps Samir Nasri’s own words were going through his head at the Stadio Olimpico when he took possession of the ball out on the left, about 12 yards away from the penalty area. “We still have a chance and we need to take it,” Nasri had said. “Now is the moment.” There were plenty of bodies...
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    Buoyant Hart says Manchester City never stopped believing

    Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart says that his side never stopped believing that they could qualify for the Champions League knockout stages after sealing safe passage with a win over Roma.Defeats by CKSA Moscow and Bayern Munich and a home draw with the Giallorossi saw the Premier League...
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    Pellegrini: Manchester City future doesn't depend on Roma result

    Manuel Pellegrini insists that his Manchester City future will not depend on the result of the club's Champions League's showdown with Roma.City must win in Italy whilst bettering CSKA Moscow's result against Bayern Munich to progress to the knockout stages of the competition, but head into the...
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    Van Gaal's upheaval has led to Manchester United injury problems - Phelan

    Former Manchester United assistant manager Mike Phelan believes that the changes made to Alex Ferguson's long-standing set-up at Old Trafford may be responsible for the club's recent injury problems. Chris Smalling limped off against Southampton on Monday as the Red Devils suffered their 43rd...
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    Van Gaal: Manchester United were very lucky against Southampton

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says his team were lucky to triumph 2-1 at Southampton on Monday evening.Two goals from Robin van Persie gave the Red Devils all three points as they recorded their fifth successive win to move into third place in the table. However, Van Gaal’s side were...
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    Aguero is the best striker in the world, says Manchester City's Zabaleta

    Manchester City right-back Pablo Zabaleta believes Sergio Aguero is currently the best striker in the world.The 26-year-old has scored 19 goals in 20 appearances this season, while his double on Wednesday inspired City's 4-1 win over Sunderland which keeps the Premier League champions six points...
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    Rooney has 'no regrets' over Manchester United move

    Wayne Rooney insists he has "no regrets" over his move to Manchester United in 2004, despite leaving boyhood club Everton. The striker rose to prominence at Goodison Park after coming through the youth academy and became the club's then youngest ever scorer, before handing in a transfer request...
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    Giggs: I'd leave Manchester United to manage

    Ryan Giggs says he is open to the possibility of leaving Manchester United in order to further his coaching career. The Welshman has become synonymous with United since making his debut in 1991, and is the club's record appearance maker with 963. Following the departure of David Moyes towards...