Published: Sat, August 11, 2018
Sport | By Cameron Gross

Shaw gets first career goal as Manchester United beat Leicester

Shaw gets first career goal as Manchester United beat Leicester

"That's football managment. I think football is changning and managers should be called head coaches".

"I want to say a nice word, we were unlucky to get the Friday match as we could get the Sunday", he bemoaned at opening the campaign.

What panics me a little bit with Manchester United is just they're short in one or two areas, of course they are, but now it looks like they've got three or four players and they're going round the block now with it.

Former Manchester United midfielder Scholes explained what it would take for Mourinho to stand down as the Red Devils boss at the end of the Premier League season.

While United and other Premier League teams in England will not be able to bring in players after August 9, they can still sell players to other teams around Europe until August 31.

'Forget the name, the history, the shirt, every match is hard'.

It means World Cup stars such as Paul Pogba and Jesse Lingard, who only returned to training this week, are in line for a swift return to action once their manager makes final assessments following Thursday's training session.

"I'm not confident", he said. "Paul was fantastic. His contribution was awesome".

Jamie Vardy second left scored at Old Trafford
Jamie Vardy second left scored at Old Trafford

"Marcus Rashford was in trouble but he played, Pogba was a monster, we thought maximum 60 minutes but he managed the 80 and then (Romelu) Lukaku and (Marouane) Fellaini available to help the team".

He added: "The thinking is he is a very good penalty taker and likes the responsibility of it and he is first choice".

'But he was ready and practised lots of penalties during the World Cup'.

Claude Puel, the visiting manager, said: "It was a shame to concede this goal at the beginning of the game". I was among the names as well.

Tottenham became the first Premier League team since the inception of the transfer window to go all summer without a new signing, as the deadline passed this evening with no Spurs incomings. It's not a problem, it's the win that is most important'.

Of Pogba's penalty, which came after just 75 seconds, he said: "A very good penalty taker".

Chelsea shattered the world-record fee for a goalkeeper with an 80-million euro (US$92 million) swoop for Athletic Bilbao's Kepa Arrizabalaga on Wednesday to replace Belgian worldwide Thibaut Courtois, who has joined European champion Real Madrid.

France flood leaves tourist missing as emergency evacuation ordered
Four German children suffering from hypothermia were taken to hospital in Bagnols-sur-Ceze, around 65 miles from Montpellier. Rescue operations were in place at three different campsites in the region on Thursday. "No one has suitcases".

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