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Manchester United fans on Mourinho: the ‘serial winner’ who had to go

Outside Old Trafford, fans reacted with an air of despondency to the inevitability of their manager’s sackingOn a wet and windy day outside Manchester United’s Old Trafford, an air of despondency met the news that José Mourinho had been sacked after th…

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Manchester joins London in bid to host ATP Finals tennis from 2021

Singapore, Tokyo and Turin also in running for eventLondon has staged tournament at O2 since 2009Manchester has joined London as a leading candidate to host the ATP Finals from 2021 to 2025. The end-of-season tournament is to be held at the O2 Arena in…

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Quiet yet authoritative, David Meek was part of the Old Trafford furniture

The long-serving Manchester Evening News reporter, who has died at the age of 88, was a gentle and courteous man who earned the unwavering trust of Sir Alex FergusonThere is something about Manchester United that seems to attract loyalty and longevity….

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Pep Guardiola: I rushed to Manchester Arena to find family after terror attack

• Manchester City manager’s family caught up in attack• Guardiola promises not to manage another team in EnglandPep Guardiola has revealed he rushed to Manchester Arena after hearing his wife and daughters were caught up in last year’s terror attack.Th…

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Stalemate for Logan Paul and KSI in hyped YouTube boxing match

Rematch already arranged after fight between vlogging stars declared a draw after six rounds The boxing match between YouTubers KSI and Logan Paul was set to be, at least according to the hype, “the biggest event in internet history”. But in the end, i…

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Logan Paul and KSI square up for YouTube boxing match

Fight between vlogging stars has been termed ‘the biggest event in internet history’After months of tweeted insults, diss tracks and internet hype, two of the world’s biggest YouTubers are set to fight each other on Saturday night.The bout between KSI …

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Neville Southall as a source of hope | Brief letters

Manchester town hall | Funeral ads | Atheist appeals to God | Neville Southall | Dom BessWhile I am broadly in agreement with Simon Jenkins about the government getting it wrong on urban renewal in the regions (Relocating a few TV execs won’t revive ou…

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Sir Alex Ferguson: messages of support flood in

No update as yet on condition of former Manchester United manager after brain haemorrhageManchester United players past and present have offered support for “father figure” Sir Alex Ferguson as the football world waited for news on his recovery from a …

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Sir Alex Ferguson: Manchester United fans voice shock over brain haemorrhage

Club supporters devastated after hearing former manager had emergency surgeryArms folded, Sir Alex Ferguson’s statue stares determinedly across the Bridgewater canal and into the distance. From the Old Trafford stand bearing his name, the bronze monume…

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Manchester residents oppose Gary Neville’s redevelopment plans

Ex-United player wants to build sports university but locals object to takeover of green beltGary Neville’s plans to transform Manchester have again been met with opposition after hundreds of residents objected to proposals by Manchester United’s “clas…

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Still feeling the pain of the Munich air disaster | Letters

Readers respond to coverage of the 60th anniversary of the plane crash that killed eight Manchester United players, three of the team’s staff, eight journalists and four othersI read with sadness the articles about the Munich air disaster 60 years…

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Old Trafford ceremony remembers Munich air disaster 60 years on

Fans, players and survivors hold minute’s silence in remembrance of 23 people killed in 1958 crashFootball fans, players and the families of victims of the Munich air disaster have held a minute’s silence at Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium 60 …

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Old Trafford ceremony remembers Munich air disaster 60 years on

Fans, players and survivors hold minute’s silence in remembrance of 23 people killed in 1958 crashFootball fans, players and the families of victims of the Munich air disaster have held a minute’s silence at Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium 60 …

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How the Manchester Guardian reported the Munich air disaster in 1958

News of the plane crash that all but wiped out Manchester United’s young team dominated coverage in the following day’s paper An early report said that seven of the team had died in the tragedy on 6 February 1958. It was later confirmed that eight play…

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How the Manchester Guardian reported the Munich air disaster in 1958

News of the plane crash that all but wiped out Manchester United’s young team dominated coverage in the following day’s paper An early report said that seven of the team had died in the tragedy on 6 February 1958. It was later confirmed that eight play…

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Police concerned for Clarke Carlisle after ex-footballer reported missing

Ex-Burnley player last seen by his family in Preston on Thursday and may have been in Manchester on Friday morningPolice have said they are growing increasingly concerned for the former footballer Clarke Carlisle after he was reported missing.The ex-Bu…

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Gary Neville: hotel for homeless was purely the right thing to do

Former Manchester United star resubmits plans for controversial St Michael’s development, including flats, hotel offices and restaurant

It was one of the more unexpected football headlines of recent years: Gary Neville and Ryan Giggs opening a “hotel for the homeless”.

The Manchester United stars-turned-property developers had allowed a group of 50 rough sleepers to camp out in one of their most prestigious buildings in Manchester city centre for the winter.

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France and England fans unite to sing Don’t Look Back in Anger in tribute – video

French and English football fans join together for a rendition of Don’t Look Back in Anger at the Stade de France on Tuesday before an international friendly between the two nations. The tribute, led by a gendarme with an electric guitar, was in honour of the victims of attacks in Manchester and London

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France and England fans unite to sing Don’t Look Back in Anger in tribute – video

French and English football fans join together for a rendition of Don’t Look Back in Anger at the Stade de France on Tuesday before an international friendly between the two nations. The tribute, led by a gendarme with an electric guitar, was in honour of the victims of attacks in Manchester and London

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France and England fans unite to sing Don’t Look Back in Anger in tribute – video

French and English football fans join together for a rendition of Don’t Look Back in Anger at the Stade de France on Tuesday before an international friendly between the two nations. The tribute, led by a gendarme with an electric guitar, was in honour of the victims of attacks in Manchester and London

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