Barcelona played their poorest game of the season against Manchester United, claims former Red Devils coach Rene Meulensteen

Barcelona got away with a considerably below-par display during their 1-0 victory over Manchester United, according to former Red Devils coach Rene Meulensteen. The Catalans barely got out of first gear at Old Trafford, but they still took a huge advantage back to Spain courtesy of Luke Shaw’s first-half own-goal. While United enjoyed bright spells, […]

Luis Suarez: The Champions League teams the Barcelona striker has failed to score against away from home, including Celtic and Man United

Luis Suarez is without question one of the best strikers in world football. However, the Barcelona frontman is on an awful run in the Champions League, having failed to score an away goal in the competition since September 2015 – that coming in a 1-1 draw at Roma. The Uruguayan made a big contribution towards […]

Manchester United fans should lower their expectations, says former Red Devil Mark Bosnich

Mark Bosnich has urged Manchester United fans to stay level-headed after a disappointing run of results under Ole Gunnar Solskajer. The Red Devils are facing Champions League elimination after losing 1-0 at home to Barcelona in the first leg of their quarter final on Wednesday night. But, according to Bosnich, it’s miraculous they’re in the […]

Cristiano Ronaldo vs Lionel Messi: Juventus and Barcelona stars lead the way for Champions League goals scored

Many say Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are on a different level to the rest of the football world. And judging by their goalscoring exploits in Europe’s most prestigious domestic competition, the Champions League, few could argue with that assertion. Lionel Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo vs The World Since Cristiano’s #UCL debut in September 2003, […]

Scott McTominay: Manchester United man comes of age in impressive display against Barcelona in the Champions League

Among them were Golden Boot winners, European Cup winners, World Cup champions and Lionel Messi, but it was a 22-year-from Lancaster, who stood tallest, literally, on Wednesday night at Old Trafford. Scott McTominay’s growth spurt is well documented. At the start of 2015 he was 5’7, he is now 6’4 and was man of the […]

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ‘disappointed’ as Red Devils don’t record shot on target during Barcelona defeat 

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was disappointed with his side’s lack of goal threat during Wednesday’s defeat to Barcelona. United lost 1-0 in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie against Barca, whose defence contained Marcus Rashford and co at Old Trafford. The Red Devils failed to register a single shot on […]

Clement Lenglet: Barcelona’s unsung hero proves himself against Manchester United one year after doing the same with Sevilla

With usual starter Samuel Umtiti suffering from a persistent knee problem this year, relying on a Nou Camp newcomer with only a few years’ top flight experience to play centre-back could have been a problem for Barcelona. Instead, Barça’s summer signing Clement Lenglet has looked consistently assured at the heart of their defence. Lenglet has […]

Scott McTominay outperformed Barcelona stars during Manchester United defeat, claims Ally McCoist

Ally McCoist has singled out countryman Scott McTominay for praise following his performance during Manchester United’s 1-0 defeat to Barcelona. The Red Devils were largely uninspiring and Luke Shaw’s own goal has given them a mountain to climb at the Camp Nou, but McTominay’s display gave some cause for optimism at Old Trafford. The 22-year-old […]

Manchester United fans are desperate to see Diogo Dalot replace ‘finished’ Ashley Young after Barcelona display

Diogo Dalot’s performance for Manchester United on Wednesday night underlined just how much potential the starlet has. Deployed in an unfamiliar left wing-back role, the Portuguese was entrusted by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to stop the mercurial Lionel Messi. Just a month after his 20th birthday, it shows just how highly the defender is rated. Unfortunately […]