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Manchester United defeat Ajax to lift Europa League trophy

Manchester United defeat Ajax to lift Europa League trophy

That they succeeded in doing so was a testament to their strength of character. Amidst so much sadness and emotion, the actual team details feel similarly incongruous, although it is expected that Marouane Fellaini will start over Juan Mata in a United team missing the injured Marcos Rojo and suspended Eric Bailly.


Jose Mourinho takes swipe at Premier League rivals after winning Europa League

Jose Mourinho takes swipe at Premier League rivals after winning Europa League

With chants of " Manchester! ". "Especially after what happened (in Manchester ) we wanted to win this and we'll bring the trophy back ". "We had to focus". The shot was sent looping past Onana in the Ajax goal, thanks to a huge deflection from Davinson Sanchez. Mourinho's coaching staff flew out of the dugout in celebration but the Portuguese stayed calm.


Younes: Ajax will not hide against United

Younes: Ajax will not hide against United

If either side is able to settle into the occasion much earlier than the other, the opening 45 minutes could be crucial. "They will find if hard", Neville said. The English side then took their foot off the pedal, enabling Ajax to start finding space in unsafe areas, but within three minutes of kick-off in the second half they had tightened their grip on the game.


Kompany: City must better apply Pep ideas

Kompany: City must better apply Pep ideas

The 34-year-old later apologised for his representative's remarks, and became a regular in Guardiola's starting XI in the second half of the campaign. "In terms of how many times Man City have been in Europe, we can not compare against Liverpool, Manchester United, Arsenal or Chelsea". "I can assure you we will come back stronger".


Manchester United secure Europa League glory against Ajax

Manchester United secure Europa League glory against Ajax

Paul Pogba , the world's most expensive footballer and a man who, less than a fortnight ago, lost his father to a long-term illness, gave United the lead with a 25-yard deflected strike. Premier League champion Chelsea has called off its victory parade because of the concert attack in Manchester . "We knew we were going to play in the Europa League and the goal was to win the Europa League ", Pogba said.



Bayern Munich ready to pay £50m to sign Arsenal star

Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal admits directors have asked him about unsettled Arsenal attacker Alexis Sanchez . "Maybe one day I will be able to speak about that, but I don't question, at the moment, their focus and their determination because every game they turn up and give strong performances".