Romelu Lukaku on target as 10-man Manchester United down Real Salt Lake

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Romelu Lukaku scored his debut goal but Manchester Uniteds evening soured when Antonio Valencia was sent off midway through the second half Against the stunning backdrop of the Wasatch Mountains, Romelu Lukaku scored his debut goal but Manchester Uniteds evening soured when Antonio Valencia was sent off for scything down Real Salt Lakes Sebastian Saucedo […]

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Lukaku makes debut as Manchester United see off LA Galaxy

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Post-Rooney era starts with a win as Manchester United beat LA Galaxy 5-2 After this stroll of a victory Jose Mourinho became the latest Manchester United manager to rule out a move for Real Madrids Cristiano Ronaldo. Mission impossible was how the Portuguese billed it. We have never thought about it because he is such […]

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Romelu Lukaku: Manchester Uniteds plan B but a very Jos Mourinho striker | Jonathan Wilson

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Lukaku can fulfil two vital roles in a Mourinho side: holding up the ball and threatening on the counterattack in the manner of Didier Drogba As a coup de thtre, Manchester Uniteds Wayne Rooney was offloaded and Jos Mourinhos last two clubs were left looking a little foolish Chelsea as they failed to land a […]

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Beckham’s Miami soccer dream inches closer but glitz is in short supply

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A crucial vote from local politicians has restored life to Beckhams stalled venture, but its not quite the show-stopping product he envisaged at the beginning Barely a month ago, the final whistle was set to blow on David Beckhams long-held dream of launching his own professional football club in Miami, the glitziest of American cities. […]

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Brisbane Roar to appeal AFC fine over lack of ‘international buffet’ for officials

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Brisbane Roar will appeal a hefty fine from the Asian Football Confederation for not providing international buffet style meals for a group of travelling Champions League match officials Brisbane Roar will appeal a hefty fine from the Asian Football Confederation for not providing international buffet style meals for a group of travelling Champions League match […]

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Can the A-League learn anything from the US experience with the MLS?

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Despite some market similarities and familiar challenges there are stark differences in experience and strategy Australian football has long been fascinated by Major League Soccer. A 2003 report by the National Soccer League Task Force an Australian Soccer Association brains trust charged with figuring out just what the future A-League should be featured several pages […]

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Premier League: 10 things to look out for on the final day of the season

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John Terry will say goodbye to Chelsea with the title, Jos Mourinho will pick his weakest team yet and Manchester City should tread carefully at Watford 1) A teary farewell from a Chelsea pensioner The best team in the league face Sunday being my last game and retiring from football, and having seen his England […]

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